An analysis of humor orientation on Facebook: A lens model approach

@article{Pennington2014AnAO,
  title={An analysis of humor orientation on Facebook: A lens model approach},
  author={Natalie Pennington and J. A. Hall},
  journal={HUMOR},
  year={2014},
  volume={27},
  pages={1 - 21}
}
Abstract This article presents the results of a mixed method analysis of the use and perception of humor orientation (HO) on Facebook (FB) profiles (N = 100). Results of the lens model analysis suggest that a variety of profile cues, not just those directly related to humor, are used by FB users to demonstrate HO and by observers to perceive HO. Cues used by profile owners and perceived by strangers as indicative of a humorous disposition include: status updates that contained relational talk… Expand
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