What Disease Does The Joker Have?

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  • Published on:  Thursday, August 1, 2019
  • The Joker has been one of the Dark Knight's most iconic foes for decades. Everyone knows there's something wrong with the Joker, but is there actually a medical explanation to what makes him tick? Kyle checks into Arkham to investigate in this week's Because Science!

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    Learn More:
    JOKER INFECTION: https://arkhamcity.fandom.com/wiki/Joker_Infection
    PRION: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prion
    CJD: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Creutzfeldt–Jakob_disease
    KURU: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kuru_(disease)
    MECHANISMS OF TSES: https://smw.ch/en/article/doi/smw.2012.13505/
    KURU SORCERY: https://books.google.ie/books?id=f0YeCwAAQBAJ&lpg=PT104&pg=PT105#v=onepage&q&f=false
  • Source: https://youtu.be/vtBBo-QhJp8