Stewart, S., Wiley, J. F, McDermott, C. J & Thompson, DR. (2016). Is the last man standing in comedy the least funny? A retrospective cohort study of elite stand-up comedians versus other entertainers. International Journal of Cardiology,220 789-793. Ireland: Elsevier Ireland Ltd.. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2016.06.284
This study aimed to confirm, in a large, diverse cohort of elite Stand-up Comedians and other entertainers, that there is an inverse association between comedic ability and longevity.
Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research
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