A young person of my acquaintance asked me, "Do you believe he just said COMEDY?"
I told him that the President had said "comity" and NOT "comedy" and that word means courtesy and considerate behavior toward others.
My brother said, "Wouldn't it be great if your Facebook friends displayed comity?"
1. courteous behavior, politeness, civility
2. an association of nations for their mutual benefit
3. an agreement among cooperating Christian denominations to avoid duplication of churches, missions, etc., in specific areas
4. the principle by which the courts of one jurisdiction may give effect to the laws and decisions of another, or may stay their own proceedings in deference to those in another jurisdiction.