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It’s National Humor Month!

have you seen the way Kirstie is moving her butt on Dancing With The Stars? Last Monday night's episode she shook it so hard it wound up in the first 10 minutes of "House."
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Writing Jokes 1-2-3

Writing Jokes 1-2-3 by Jerry Corley founder of The Stand Up Comedy Clinic One of the most common concerns I hear from humor writers and comedians is that they have days and
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No Ethics in Comedy

Students often ask me if they should protect their material or if they should the worry about other comics stealing their material. I usually regurgitate a quote told to me
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Your Comedy Is Exotic

At breakfast I was talking to a comedian who was raised in the mean streets of Minnesota, in the hood. He began to tell me that he didn't think the audience was interested in his life because it wasn't exciting or flashy