Ken Dodd on humour…

Continuing our theme on humour, here’s a great quote from Ken Dodd on the nature of the beast in last week’s Spectator:

‘Aristotle thought that comedy was like a buckled mill wheel, something that wasn’t quite right. I think that comedy is a perception of incongruities, something slightly off-centre’.

Hmmm…

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