After Trauma, Knowing When to Laugh It often takes years for people to feel comfortable making jokes about -- and laughing at -- tragedy. A new off-Broadway satire called Omnium Gatherum tries to speed up that process. NPR's Margot Adler reports.
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After Trauma, Knowing When to Laugh

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After Trauma, Knowing When to Laugh

After Trauma, Knowing When to Laugh

After Trauma, Knowing When to Laugh

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It often takes years for people to feel comfortable making jokes about — and laughing at — tragedy. A new off-Broadway satire called Omnium Gatherum tries to speed up that process. NPR's Margot Adler reports.