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Funko
23-05-2005, 17:01:39
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/4566319.stm

Scientists say they have located the parts of the brain that comprehend sarcasm - honestly.

By comparing healthy people and those with damage to different parts of the brain, they found the front of the brain was a key to understanding irony.

Damage to any of three different areas could render individuals unable to understand sarcastic comments.

:lol:

King_Ghidra
23-05-2005, 17:03:33
what a great thread

Funko
23-05-2005, 17:04:14
Thanks for that very interesting response. I didn't think anyone would just be sarcastic in reply.

Venom
23-05-2005, 17:23:37
Lot of head trauma in the world. Explains that Alanis Morrisette song.

Lazarus and the Gimp
23-05-2005, 17:30:56
The sarcastiscope reading came back as "Well, fancy that."

Chris
23-05-2005, 19:18:31
Best thread ever.

BigGameHunter
23-05-2005, 20:31:59
Thanks for sharing!

Sir Penguin
23-05-2005, 22:04:03
Proof that people on the Internet are braindamaged morons.

SP

Immortal Wombat
23-05-2005, 22:17:17
Is that sarcasm?

zmama
23-05-2005, 22:33:28
No, couldn't be