agelastic

agelastic

(eɪdʒəˈlæstɪk)
adj
never laughing; mirthless
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standup comedians and other entertainers who have turned themselves into "humor fitness coaches" of the increasingly "agelastic" public--easy prey for the likes of Cohen.
Borat makes most people laugh primarily because they are ailing from the "agelastic" culture of the entertainment industry and are desperate to be able to experience a comedy that is a boundary tester, a challenge to such dominant ideologies as political correctness.