/ Modified jun 16, 2014 11:45 a.m.

Is Tucson Missing a Sense of Humor?

Study of major U.S. cities ranks the Old Pueblo nearly last on a national humor scale.

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Can a city’s sense of humor be measured by science? Recently University of Colorado Professor Peter McGraw rated 50 U.S. cities on how highly they value humor. Tucson did not make the top 10. Or…even the top 40.

Arizona Public Media's Amanda LeClaire went to find out if Tucson residents think their city lacks what it takes to laugh.

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