The history of modern comedy.

/The history of modern comedy.

But first, this is allegedly oldest recorded joke, dating from Sumeria in roughly 1900 BCE:

Something which has never occurred since time immemorial; a young woman did not fart in her husband’s lap.

Which I guess just goes to show how comedy really doesn’t age all that well.

Anyway, here’s the history of modern comedy (from 1906 to 2015), as told in one hundred jokes.

2016-11-16T07:36:56+00:00 18th November, 2016|Tags: humor|Comments Off on The history of modern comedy.