Why “Just Kidding” Isn’t Funny: The Two Types of Kidders

By |2022-07-27T23:55:26+00:00July 27th, 2022|kidding can hurt, respect for others|

H ow do you feel when someone says just kidding? Do you believe that she didn’t really mean what she said? Were the words she spoke hurtful or offensive? Kidding can be a cover-up, and it’s usually not funny at all. As an example, a while back someone I’m close to jokingly made a negative reference [...]