laugh track

Charley Douglass engineered almost every laugh track on television

Charles Rolland ¬†was an American sound engineer, credited as the inventor of the laugh track Before television, audiences often experienced comedy in the presence of other audience members. Television producers attempted to recreate this atmosphere in its early days by introducing the sound of laughter or other crowd reactions into the soundtrack of television programs. […]

Laughing lowers the stress hormones and strengthens the immune system

Laughing lowers the stress hormones and strengthens the immune system

Laughing lowers levels of stress hormones and strengthens the immune system. Six-year-olds laugh an average of 300 times a day. Adults only laugh 15 to 100 times a day. Blood sugar levels. One study of 19 people with diabetes looked at the effects of laughter on blood sugar levels. After eating, the group attended a […]