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assumptions2When I started my stand-up comedy career, like most people who want to take a shot at stand-up comedy I had preconceived ideas and made assumptions about what stand-up was all about and how it was done.

Those preconceived ideas and assumptions were supported by the stand-up comedy books I devoured and the comedy workshops that I attended to try to put together an act that would generate the big laughs.

It was those same preconceived ideas and assumptions that almost made me quit stand-up comedy after 9 months because I sucked and I knew it, no matter how hard I tried. Read the rest of this entry