ASK DR. BOLI.

Dear Dr. Boli: Can you explain to me the difference between humor and satire? —Sincerely, A Professor of Literature.

Dear Sir or Madam: The mission of humor is to make us smile or laugh. “Satire” is a word used to excuse humor that has failed in its mission.

Published in: on April 19, 2012 at 9:38 pm  Leave a Comment  

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