In Ancient Times the Greek philosopher Plato was the first one to give an answer to the question why do people laugh. He stated that you are laughing because you are feeling better the person in front of you. According to Plato laughing equals laughing someone out.
Humor comes in many shapes and sizes, any of which may appeal to one person but not to another, and which may be enjoyed in alternation or in combination. Here are some names and descriptions of the varieties of comic expression:
Humour is a topic which has been discussed often but little has been written about it. Humour is a complex phenomenon and it is an essential part of mankind. Through the age’s, anthropologists have never been able to find a culture or civilization where there was no humour.
We all know that nobody has ever died from laughing. So you can say that laughing is healthy. But why is it healthy? Well let me tell you why it is healthy. For the answer you have to go and look at laughter itself and how it starts.