Watson C & Batlle I (2016) An education in irony: why academics need to be funny. 04.04.2016. https://theconversation.com/an-education-in-irony-why-academics-need-to-be-funny-55261
First paragraph: Despite what some people might think, academics are not all humourless boffins out of touch with the real world. They can also be funny, and some are turning to humour to help get their messages across.
Research impact; Humour; Social sciences; Irony; Anthill 16: Humour me