It occurs to me that most of the world's troubles flow from humorless people. In fact, it is my belief that all troubles are caused by people with no sense of humor but I cannot support that statistically.
Think of a handful of people whose behaviors and actions most influence the world, then in each case ask yourself, "Does she/he have a sense of humor?" I bet that if the influence is largely to the negative you will have to answer, "No."
I am thinking of. . . Nevermind.
I thought to write a piece on the influences of negativity in the world, but then I stumbled onto this piece. It serves to express my thinking on the topic. Click here.