Laughter's great. Laughing at ourselves, with each other, at the absurd situations we find ourselves in.. it's healing. But too much tends to lead to cynicism and distrust. We should remember after the laughter how much we really do try, and how awesome the work we do really can be.
People everywhere are desperately in need of things to be hopeful for. For Catholics, with a rich tradition going back thousands of years, it's not a question of whether there are resources, but where to find them. The Laudate app (Latin for "praise") can help with that!