Igor Krichtafovitch discovered a formula of laughter. As it turned out, humor is a weapon. Humor is a bloodless verbal fight aiming to raise your status and strengthen your position. Even a friendly banter is a sort of intellectual clash, a kind of training before serious battles. It is a sign of good intellect.
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Igor Krishtafovich discovered a formula of laughter. As it turned out, humor is a weapon. Humor is a bloodless verbal fight aiming to raise your status and strengthen your position. Even a friendly banter is a sort of intellectual clash, a kind of training before serious battles. It is a sign of good intellect. Evolution stakes precisely on the intellect since a smart fellow has more chances of survival.
That is why a sense of humor can be a much bigger sign of masculinity than the pumped-up muscles". About the Author: Dr. Igor Krichtafovitch is a renowned scientist in the field of high voltage electrical engineering and air purification. He came to the US in after successful career in the former Soviet Union. Author of dozens of International patents and scientific publications.
Also the author of numerous articles on Christianity and science. Well known satirical poet, wrote many parodies and epigrams all in Russian.
All rights reserved. A good joke can effectively entice the voters. The higher degree of complexity the better provided that your audience can solve the problem within 1 or 2 seconds. T - time spent by a person solving a joke.
The longer the time, the weaker the effect. BM - background mood. A joker can have an advantage if an audience enjoys the show. However, a real good joke can "blow up" the most dismal audience. HE - humor effectiveness.
Humor Theory: Formula of Laughter
Nigul A small amplitude leads to an internal smile, a hardly noticeable change of facial expression; a high amplitude stretches the lips into a grin, and an even higher one leads to the generation of audible jerky sounds which we call laughter. It was noted D. In this competition we have all the chances of losing, without even realizing the fact that we are engaged in a fight. See details for additional description. Objectively, and a bit abashedly we must admit that laughter is related to dominating others, and its aggressive nature is experimentally confirmed. It is quite obvious that laughter exists independently of our will.
HUMOR THEORY FORMULA OF LAUGHTER BY IGOR KRICHTAFOVITCH PDF