Humor at the Democratic Debate – 10/15/19

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The October Democratic Debate of 2019 was an important moment for candidates to make a mark and share their message with the American people before heading into 2020. Like any important communication, humor played a valuable role in either helping or hurting their cause. As we did for the last debate, we decided to take… Read more

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Humor at the Democratic Debate – 9/12/2019

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As part of our series on Humor in Unexpected Places, and in preparation of the upcoming Democratic Debates, I decided to see what kind of humor was used in the previous debates held on September 12, 2019. I was curious to know: was humor used, and if so, was it used effectively? Who used it… Read more

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Humor and the Special Report on a Changing Climate

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The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the United Nations body for assessing the science related to climate change, recently released their Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate (SROCC). The report is the result of 104 scientists from 36 countries working together over 2 years to assess knowledge on climate change. … Read more

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Humor for Climate Work

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A few months after Pablo Suarez’s successful case study of humor for humanitarian work, he wanted to share the value of humor at the UN Climate Change Conference taking place in Poland in December 2018. He once again reached out and we worked together to develop not just humor he could use in his presentation… Read more

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Harnessing Humor for Humanitarian Work

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On February 19, 2018, I opened my inbox and was excited to see the following email subject line: Harnessing Humor for Humanitarian Work: Drew + Red Cross? I was excited because that is some excellent alliteration. And because, while I love the work we do empowering individuals at corporations all around the world, it’s great… Read more

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