Make ‘em Laugh: An Ovation for Screwball Comedies


Jackie Jerkins, Literary Editor
February 14, 2012

“Laughter gives us distance,” once observed Bob Newhart, renowned comedian. “It allows us to step back from an event, deal with it, and then move on.” Such is comedy—a relief, a vacation, a safeness we cannot otherwise harvest on our own. We as humans are drawn to laughter and to those who... Read more »