Often I have said that "the left can't meme", but is there any empirical support for that claim? Recently, we've seen plenty of comedians, who usually tend to lean to the left politically, begin circling the purity spiral drain in attacking their own kind for being less than politically correct. From Louis C.K. to even Trevor Noah and Monty Python, it seems no one is safe from the ire of the perpetual outrage mob. I then must pose the question of whether or not politics has anything to do with comedy, be it in production or in perception for us as individuals. Thus, today let's look at the various aspects of personality and demography as well as political affiliation that may have a role to play in our use of humor.
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