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GQ Magazine's 10 things that you need to know
carried an interesting story on how text messaging in a theatre performance meant that after a comedian tells a new joke it has a shorter shelf life.
The viral mechanism by which memes are spread means that a new joke can get a laugh one night and barely a ripple of a response the next night.
Is this the real reason why Jim Davidson was reportedly declared bankrupt?
Scientists also claim that it would be cheaper to send a man to Mars than make Jimmy Tarbuck
funny. The story also featured in The Metro
On the subject of laughs this faux blog
of Steve Jobs is the bomb.
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