Killer Stand-up Comedian To Appear On The TODAY Show In May

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Killer Stand-up Comedian Gid Pool is currently scheduled to appear on the TODAY Show on May 31, 2012! WooHoo!!!

The TODAY show segment that Gid will be featured in is called, “Your Life Calling with Jane Pauley” and is produced and sponsored by AARP. You can find all segments of the TV series at www.aarp.org/Jane.

As a matter of fact, I have updated Gid’s Success Story page and it now includes a 15 minute audio interview with him to talk about his upcoming TODAY Show appearance and what’s in store for him next.
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So, When Is The Next Stand-up Comedy Boom Going To Happen?

I have been approached by several journalists lately with broad questions about stand-up comedy.

One of those questions was:

Why hasn’t stand-up comedy been big since the late 1980’s?

It’s a well-known fact that stand-up comedy was a massively booming industry in the early to mid ‘80’s — largely due to the difficult economic situation, the novelty of stand-up comedy at the time and its affordability as far as live entertainment goes.
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