Getting a Laugh: How to Make Something Funny
Getting a Laugh How to Make Something Funny

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yellow crayon : **says there’s no rules in comedy** **explains the rules of comedy**

Brendan Powers : Feels weird being actually educated by Casual Explained.

jeff : I actually found the 'arguing with my wife' line funny.

Christer2222 : Speaking of bad delivery; miscarriage

Taikamuna : this one wasnt so bad son

Nishad Aras : Did...... did....... Did you actually make a proper informative video? Is everything alright?

Katsoup98 : "Of all people you'd think he'd know the damage of a misplaced nut." Expectations obliterated. Probably the best joke in the whole video.

RobotExplanations : Don't let this distract you from the fact that we still can't figure out if she's into you.

Dexis : “Comedy is like cancer, you either give up or get better” I know what my senior year quote will be

Shivkumar Krishnamurthy : "You can't laugh and get offended at the same time. " Priceless.

TheMoldyPotato : This video seemed more useful than funny Unsub

BloodLiife : *kid comes back home from school* his mom : So what did u learn today the kid : Comedy = cancer

Ben Peltola : Somehow the actual pickle juice joke seemed really unfunny after your delivery of it.

Elijah Blough : Lol my jokes are so bad, but I have a funny laugh so when I laugh at my own jokes people laugh at my laugh. Mission accomplished

Sierra Z : “What’s the most complex thing you do in your kitchen?”... Your mom

lean. : This video taught me more about comedy than my arts degree did

nkooutsider : Professional standup comedian here! I've been ghost writing for a lot of celebs and have been paid very well from it too. There is a simple formula I use that helps you be original and will always get you laughs from anyone. 1) bring up a past story about yourself to make people invested in what you have to say 2) use extreme detail to have them picture your story into their minds 3) the build up is key because this is where the person's anticipation builds 4) then shove it up your butt

MelvinDorkus : It has been months I've been holding this back but I'm going to just go out and say it. Your doodle self has a bald spot.

stolenducks : "Of all the people you think you'd know the damage of a misplaced nut"... Underrated sentence

Prime Studios : This is the most informative video I have seen you produce. Unsubscribed.

mayisuppose : Bo Burnham? David Mitchell? Bill Burr? Okay this guy's comedic taste it incredible.

TheFaze : *The most complex thing I've done in my kitchen:* Spending 15 minutes or more looking for food in cabinets and everywhere to find them all empty when 15 minutes or more could've saved me on Geico car insurance instead

CurtRichy : Wow this was actually helpful now i can be slightly less unfunny thank you

Magik Mike : 6:34 DUDE NOOO LOL

MrNopeRope The IV : “What is the most complex thing you do in your kitchen” Bust a nut and make peanut butter

PhrozenFox : Yo did those guys get paid to laugh "I put extra pickle juice on my sandwiches lol"

Matthew Doan : Arguably cancer is preferable to bad comedy, because if you give up on cancer at least you won't have to live with never getting laid. I speak from experience.

lisa lau : "of all people, you think youd know the damage of a misplaced nut" lmao im dead. 6:34

Dir Hell : 9:04 Cadence has nothing to do with jokes Cadence is the name of the sister in phonease and frob

Avital Alef : Your type of joke: "milk in a bag"

Maria Reynoso : when he said "there I was in my four door fiesta hoping the gradient didn't crack 15 degrees", I lost it

Matt McConaha : Last year I decided I was going to be a comedian. I dedicated every moment of my spare time to my art. I couldn't focus on my work because my brain was always full of comedic cobwebs that I was spinning. I stopped going to the gym, I stopped leaving the house, I stopped doing everything that wasn't directly contributing to my end goal. I lost my job, I lost my wife, I lost almost everything. But I still have the one thing that matters, my life. But it turns out that most people don't find that joke funny.

netan 0G : "Ok so I guess comedy is like cancer" You cracking up as you said it made it 10x funnier

L.J. Hu : Wow it almost seemed like he actually laughed in the end

LastRng Standing : The movie “bored” joke was so unfunny I can’t believe everyone laughed, making it funny 😣

RJTheHero : I came up with some jokes of my own. Tell me what you guys think? . . Why was the Knight mad at the Blacksmith? His weapon was a complete _forgery_ . . . What do you call a crippled lawyer? A _Paralegal_ .

Arrogant American : 0:23 flashbacks to highschool English / drama I feel personally attacked.

SNEAKO : Casually Explained is the type of guy who covered his ears during fire alarms in elementary school

Cthulu : At the end you laughed and it made the joke less funny. Critical Analysis 100

rannierunsfast : He's been laughing a little this video. Never heard him laugh before.

TheFlamingLion//// HotlionFox : "What is the most complex thing you do in your kitchen?" Use my "creaming machine", and if it doesn't work, I rub it harder.

jonny stuff : surprisingly educational

Justin Mutia : Me : It's not funny anymore if you explain a joke. Casually explained: Hold my beer **Literally explains the essence of a joke itself but still managed to be funny** I'm impressed... 👏👏👏

LE0NSKA : what is the most complex thing you do in your kitchen? cooking.

Not You : the most complex thing ive done in a kitchen: my girlfriend and she's pretty intelligent

SleepyBoyJeffy Animations : 1:29 Casually explained at peak performance 😂💕

kasha eden : no one: me at school on a tuesday morning: i stayed up until 4:38 am watching casually explained videos

FlameSight : I'm a simple man I see Bo Burnham I click

Mindbleach : Force the audience to picture something. "Resistance to being kicked" is evergreen.