Stevenson student with leukemia dies; remembered for kind spirit, sense of humor - Chicago Tribune
Often with a smile on his face, Matthew always was open and receptive to letting anyone hang out with him, and the two shared a sense of humor, Simone said. The pair bonded while doing homework together, making up inside jokes that made studying more 
2 Smart New Novels Find Humor In Fantasies Of Escape - KUNC
A year-long getaway to a Greek island; a week by the sea at an arts colony. Fantasies of escape are the common premise of two new comic novels, both smart and sprightly in style, and both informed by a sad wisdom that echoes John Milton's lines in 
2 Smart New Novels Find Humor In Fantasies Of Escape : NPR - NPR
A year-long getaway to a Greek island; a week by the sea at an arts colony. Fantasies of escape are the common premise of two new comic novels, both smart ...and more »
Theatre professor uses humor to cope with cancer in one-woman show - The University Daily Kansan
Leon's “Bladder Interrupted” is an hour-long tragicomedy in the same vein as work by Carrie Fisher and Tig Norato, performers who turn terrible or life-threatening experiences into comedy. Leon uses humor to bring awareness to and start conversations
Grown women gone wild: Adult humor fuels the fun of 'Girls Trip' - St. Louis American
With “Girls Trip” director Malcolm Lee gives audiences a film that is “How Stella Gets Her Groove Back” meets “The Hangover.” The film opened in theatres nationwide on Friday and lives up to the hype that has been surrounding it for months. Is the plot 
Robertson: A little humor, please - Bradford Era
Any outdoors men have had humorous experiences in the field and at home. Sometimes our families don't see the logic in our actions or misunderstand the perfectly logical things we do, say or store in the refrigerator. With a little embellishment the
THE FIRST 100: Players remember Vencill with love, humor (07/21) - Elizabethtown News Enterprise
“I skipped a practice, made up a story and coach didn't go for it,” Thomas said of Ray Vencill. “I had to run 600 laps around the court and Coach counted the last two or three hundred. I never thought about not running the laps. Then I asked him for a
Review: Surviving War With a Sense of Humor in 'Pity in History' - New York Times
In Howard Barker's “Pity in History,” the only sure things are death, destruction and a mordant sense of humor. A 1985 BBC teleplay getting its professional stage debut, thanks to Potomac Theater Project, this 17th-century British civil war tale is a
Jim Gaffigan: Finding light in the darkness with humor - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Justin Torner/Freelance for Hoopla Comedian Jim Gaffigan, shown performing to a sold-out crowd at the U.S. Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids in 2015, is returning there Saturday (7/22) with his Noble Ape Tour. An actor, writer and comedian, one of his
Humor Is Serious Business - Stanford University News
This is a trend that Aaker and Bagdonas would like to see reversed, since humor is an effective and underleveraged tool for power, offering a competitive advantage against peers, higher retention rates of employees, innovative solutions, and teams that