Why do people laugh when someone cries?

Why do people laugh when someone cries?

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Answer 1
November, 2020
It is possible that feeling the emotion of the crying person would be too much for you, so your psychology uses laughter to make it lighter, diffuse the tension and protect you form the stress that you were to experience if you were to feel the pain of the person crying.

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