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Thanks for your comment. Yes, this does seem to be a problem for the study. I think there is an extra variable here they've not considered. This is a difficulty with using stimuli that are so varied in content: there are infinite jokes out there and they are bound to differ on all kinds of variables other than cleanliness/dirtiness.
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