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One of the things that people who are considering stand-up comedy want before they start is some sort of assurance that they have what it takes to succeed as a comedian. Subsequently, they may use this justification as a basis Continue reading “My Friends Think I’m Funny.” And That Means…
I want to give you an example of the incredibly lame information that is provided to new and prospective comedians in popular stand-up comedy books, workshops and classes as well as on online stand-up comedy tips sites. The Standard Blah Continue reading The Anatomy Of A Stand-up Comedy Joke