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A preoccupation with congruity must inevitably result in—perhaps even inevitably generate—an encounter with a range of incongruities including those of both a tragic and humorous sort. The Chinese didn’t seem to have a single ticket. In one, he actually called Dick Cheney an idiot. He asked him what he was going to do with all those useless bulbs. Since Eastman defines play as the adoption of this disinterested attitude, humor would count as a form of play on his definition, but this seems both too restrictive and too vague to serve as an adequate definition of play.

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Publisher: WmMorrow (March 27, 2007)

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