Nobody tells this to people who are beginners, I wish someone told me. All of us...– Ira Glass (via Rabbit Write’s interview on Gala Darling) This is also insanely relevant when it comes to stand up.
It’s all about being a funny person, not about having funny material. Give...– Got that from an old blog post on The Sandpaper Suit. This is the biggest problem with many stand-ups. They seem stiff and rehearsed on stage, like they aren’t really being themselves. Being honest on stage isn’t just about the veracity of the words. It’s about the honestly of your...
We just added Andy Haynes to the next Mish Mosh, 10/14 Thursday at 8 pm at Birch Coffee (5 E. 27th Street). Here he is on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.
Favorite Tweets from @Jokesdotcom Vol. II
Still writing for @jokesdotcom. Here’s a round up of my favorite jokes since the last time I did this in September: Tattoos are a great way to remind yourself in the future that twenty years ago you were really into tigers. Before sliced bread, people used to say, “This is the greatest thing since the invention of not dying in our early 30’s.” “I dance like a...