May 04, 2020
“Laughter is the best medicine” - Multiple sources
Sick of all the Covid news? Are you struggling to find some humour? Here are a few suggestions to brighten your day and work out your abs. Giggles guaranteed!
Start by warming up with a National Film Board animated cartoon. Too many choices? Try this Oscar-nominated classic, which garnered over 15 awards: The Cat Came Back
Keep going with a few “Just for Laughs” gags, and marvel at our collective gullibility. If you are lucky, you might recognize a participant, as most of the segments were shot in Montreal. These side-splitting shorts are available on Facebook and Youtube.
After all the laughing, if you are ready to share the joy, develop your joke repertoire and revel in your audience’s inevitable eye-rolling and sighs, with The Best “A Man Walks into a Bar” jokes or the Reader’s Digest joke collection.
Not quite done getting your funny bone tickled?
- Cuddle up with a funny book from our eCollection
- Learn how to speak like a pirate with our online language learning resource Mango
- Rediscover classic comedies on Kanopy
- Or listen to iHeart Comedy radio
Just keep in mind... laughter is contagious!
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Blog post contributed by Marie Anick from our St Laurent branch.