Rogue Laughter in a Flippant Society

Rogue Laughter in a Flippant Society October 27, 2015

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Whether you call it a defect in our understanding of tragedy, or a defect in our understanding of comedy, it amounts to the same thing, because a society that avoids tragedy is a society that does not understand comedy — and so it has no idea when to laugh and when to cry.

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