Your dark sense of humor means you're intelligent.

posted by Megan - 

If you like really dark, twisted jokes then it might be sign of your superior intelligence.


Understanding a joke is a measure of intelligence for a reason - it requires speed of thought to understand why a word in an odd context is humorous and react to it instantaneously. [Source]


Well a team of researchers are taking this one step further.  New research from a Medical University in Vienna has found that study participants with the sickest humor had the highest verbal and non-verbal IQ and better education than the rest of the study group.


And not only that, but the findings also suggested that understanding and enjoying black humor is a "complex information-processing task".


So go ahead and laugh at all those inappropriate jokes.  It just means you're smart :)  


Read the rest of the article HERE.  


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