The Humor Code Project

The Humor Code takes over the Boulder Bookstore

The Humor Code takes over the Boulder Bookstore

The Humor Code has been out since April Fool’s Day, but we are not done having fun. On Tuesday (9/16), we are headed to the Boulder (Bubble) for an event at the Boulder Bookstore  on Pearl Street. We will be talking about our adventures, with a little help from comedians Kristin Rand and Troy Walker…. Keep Reading »

Robin Williams, comedy, pain, and healing

Robin Williams, comedy, pain, and healing

When news broke last week that comic actor Robin Williams had taken his own life, a variety of news outlets reached out to ask us to ask about the subject of troubled comedians. There are no easy answers, we told them. Every tragedy is a personal tragedy. There is no way to simplify someone’s life choices… Keep Reading »

The Humor Code on WTF with Marc Maron

The Humor Code on WTF with Marc Maron

Wow! The Humor Code makes it onto Marc Maron’s WTF Podcast. Authors of The Humor Code, psychologist Peter McGraw and journalist Joel Warner, traveled around the world to find out what makes things are funny. They stop by the garage to share their findings and conclusions with Marc, including a scientific theory of humor. Plus, Eddie… Keep Reading »