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Having an unusual personality structure could be the secret to making other people laugh, scientists said Thursday after research showed that comedians have high levels of psychotic personality traits.The researchers recruited 523 comedians – 404 men and 119 women – and asked them to complete a questionnaire designed to measure psychotic traits in healthy people.The researchers found that comedians scored significantly higher on all four types of psychotic traits compared to the general group.The actors scored higher than the general group on three types – but did not display high levels of introverted personality traits.
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