Humour Essays

The Funny Side of the Filipino_ Good or Bad

THE ARTICLE THAT I’VE CHOSEN TO TAKE A GOOD CRITICAL OPINION IS ENTITLED ‘THE FUNNY IN THE FILIPINO’ FROM RAPLER. COM BY LILIO CARREON JR. I CHOSE THIS TYPE OF ISSUE BECAUSE IT IS VERY APT AND TIMELY WHICH IS STRAIGHTFORWARD TO THE REALITY OF ALL FILIPINOS NOWADAYS. IN THIS COMMENTARY, IT GIVES YOU AN IDEA ABOUT HOW FILIPINOS ARE TRYING TO GETAWAY THE CALLOUS REALITY THROUGH HUMOR. THERE ARE A LOT OF ENTERTAINERS HERE IN OUR COUNTRY AND EVEN…

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The Role of Humorists in Society

Imagine a society where there is no humor or humorists. How would you deal with information if there were no humor or humorists? In many articles, YouTube clips, and movies that I have viewed such as deadly sins happening at a church bake sale by “The Onion”, the comedian Sebastian Maniscalco in “Doorbell”, and Robin Williams in Mrs. Doubtfire show that they play a vital role in society by addressing information to the public that is happening right in front…

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