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Is Mental Illness a Laughing Matter?

By July 20, 2010

Arlin Cuncic, About.com's Guide to Social Anxiety Disorder, wrote this interesting blog post on comedians using mental health issues as material. While BPD is not well-known and thus unlikely to become fodder for a comedic routine, related conditions like depression can often become the butt of jokes. What do you think of Arlin's example-- funny or offensive?

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