It is a common myth only that in the social sciences students with the best sense of humor achieve the highest grades. Studying the evolution of humor at times of prosumption or in the digital age is a challenge. Bujun Deng, Ningxin Li and Nadine Cyanara Sarabiahave have taken up that challenge and wrote a nice term paper on it as part of the course on consumer culture and society. They agreed to share it Humor Prosumption – The Impact of Digital Technology. Humor seems to travel across cultures, but please check it out for yourself.
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