My wife is a very smart lady, sophisticated, cultured, well educated and musically talented beyond belief, so why does she hang out with the likes of me? If you ask her she will tell you, ' He makes me laugh". A great sense of humor is a good thing to have. Women love that in a man, but is the opposite true? Do men love a girl that can bring on the belly laughs?

Ask men and women which qualities are most attractive in a mate and both sexes are likely to rank a good sense of humor near the top of their lists. The trait is so sought after that it has its own acronym—GSOH—in dating ads.

I think everybody loves a clown, just not everybody wants to take a clown home with them. Fortunately for me I have found someone who things having a circus at home isn't such a bad idea.