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Types of humor from “Modern English Usage”

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Etymology is a small hobby of mine.  Someone on one of the IRC channels I frequent was talking about Warren Zevon the other day, who was described as 'sardonic' in his songwriting perspective, and so I looked it up.  I found a gem in a related entry, on the same page.  This was a reference from the Online Etymology Dictionary entry for humor:

I'm still thinking about the social significance of the reference, but for something published in 1926, it seems to have relevance today.

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