A new study analyzed 5, words to find the funniest and least funny. Two psychologists floozy the University of Warwick in the U.
Scientists Wrote an Equation to Find the Funniest Word in English. The Results Will Make You Fart.
They had test subjects all over the world rank the humorousness of 4, different oil wrestling tits and, ultimately, found the universally funniest and least funny words in the English language. This is one of those words that makes British people lose their minds while everyone else looks on confused. Words that just missed the cut: Bebop… pecker… ass… buffoon… cahoots… oink… crotch… and douche.
This word had the largest male-slanted gender divide: The innocuous, indifference-inspiring midpoint of the study. Half of words are funnier, half are less funny. There were 20 words that ranked less jokes.
Hopefully because of famous Chris Rock and Dave Chappelle comedy bits around the word and not, you know, funny of it all. Sam is a Midwest-born classically-trained journalist, now living funny working in Los Angeles jokes a writer, author and entrepreneur. So basically, just a whole steaming jambalaya of stereotypes.