Chicago, IL- Battling cancer is certainly no laughing matter. But it sure doesn't hurt to have a good sense of humor.
On Eyewitness News at 11 a.m. we aired Leeann Trotter's story about a father trying to get a few thousand laughs to help his son.
Miles Austrovich has beat brain cancer 3 times in the past years. The cancer is back again. So he and his dad Len are preparing for the next phase of treatment.
His dad, who used to own a comedy club, thought laughter is the best medicine.
He set up a website to collect jokes.
His goal is to collect five thousand jokes. Jay Leno and other celebrities have sent in jokes.
You can submit a joke at