Eric Bergeson: Don’t be cruel, but that’s how we get our laughs
Most of us have been raised to recoil at cruelty to animals, at least if it is done within our sight.
But cruelty to humans? Ha! That’s a different story. That’s how we get our laughs!
After Halloween, a video made the rounds of parents who hid their child’s candy and told them they had eaten it all. The video captured the child’s despondent reaction.
Their eyes got wide.
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