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Hi!

Mark J. Reed writes:
> On Thu, Jul 2, 2009 at 11:56 AM, Garth Wallace<[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> On Thu, Jul 2, 2009 at 7:19 AM, Henrik Theiling<[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>
>>> witzelsucht
>>
>> Apropos of nothing, this is now my new favorite word.
>
> "a set of rare neurological symptoms characterized by the patient's
> uncontrollable tendency to pun, tell inappropriate jokes and pointless
> or irrelevant stories at inconvenient moments. The patient
> nevertheless finds these utterances intensely amusing"
>
> Hm.  Can people have congenital witzelsucht?  'Cause I think I know a
> few who do..

Most definitely yes, I also know a few. :-)

**Henrik