What Happens in Your Brain When You Hear a Pun?

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What Happens in Your Brain When You Hear a Pun?

Post by Riddick » 12-08-2016 03:52 AM

Why do spiders make great baseball players? Because they know how to catch flies.

In the split second between when you read that pun and when you rolled your eyes, as it happens something pretty cool was happening in your brain - New research sheds light on the neuroscience of wordplay, and explains how our minds process the complexities. FULL STORY

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