The psychology of comedy: Where humor and psychosis overlap

"Many people say that comics are psychopaths," says the standup Jason Byrne, who should know what he's talking about after almost two decades in the business. "We put this front on of being a normal person but in our shows we're closer to our actual personality."

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It's obvious what over-indulgence does to your body, but there's an unseen upheaval going on between your ears

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