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Cool Hand Luke!

I just discovered that many schools no longer teach cursive. That’s horrible. Now kids will have to learn how to curse on the streets.

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Observations From an Open Mic: Respecting the Host

I thought I’d share my thoughts on a unique situation that happened at an open mic I performed at last Thursday. For the most part, everything was normal throughout the show: comics went up, told jokes (some funny), tried new material, tried old material, poked fun at others in the room, etc. 452 more words

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I Can't Find The Lightbulb!

First of all, I know there are quite a few new followers to my Facebook comedy page and to this blog.  The Stand-Up Diaries has been in existence for 2.5 years now and closing in on 10,000 views in just about 80 countries.  1,264 more words

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Joe Pontillo

About Joe: Joe Pontillo performs comedy throughout the tri-state area and even sometimes outside of the tri-state area.  His jokes have been featured in Newsday, The Daily News and on ESPN.com. 96 more words

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Why Men Comics Are Funnier Than Women Comics: It's Not What You Think

I will often hear someone say offhand that they think men comics are funnier than their female counterparts. Women usually get offended, and rightly so, when this comes up because the implication is usually that men are funnier than women. 357 more words

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When, Oh When Will I Be Loved (Normal)?

One of the things my parents have always lamented is their wish for me to be “normal” and to do normal things that other people do.   748 more words

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Killer Instinct!

I think if I were the coach of a professional sports team, lost a big game and in the post game interview a reporter told me my team didn’t have the killer instinct, I would shoot him, just to prove him wrong. 612 more words

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