Mitch Hedberg Humor

Stand-up comic Mitch Hedberg (1968-2005) told jokes that often have metacognitive principles of Category Theory as underpinnings: identity, regrouping, inversion, transformation, renaming, etc. Some samples from [1]:

And, after a failed joke: "All right ... that joke is going to be good because I'm going to take all the words out and add new words. That joke will be fixed."

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