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This is one of my favorite quotes.

Battle not with monsters lest ye become a monster, and if you gaze into the abyss,The abyss gazes also into you


Get Involved: 4/16/2014

Here is a list of places you can see the comics from the Get Involved roster:

  • The Comic Strip Live!- 5:30PM- 82nd St. and 2nd Ave.
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Get Involved Comedy

7 Questions with Maryellen Hooper

by Ryan Meehan

A veteran in the world of stand-up, Maryellen Hooper’s comedy has taken her from clubs and colleges to theaters and television. She’s appeared on “The Dennis Miller Show”, “The Martin Short Show”, “The Tonight Show” with Jay Leno and has had her own ½ hour special on Comedy Central called “Lounge Lizards”. 1,659 more words


FOH First Listen: Jim Gaffigan - "Obsessed"‏

by Ryan Meehan

As you know by now, April is stand-up month and Comedy Central will close out the celebration on Tuesday the 29th by releasing the new album from Jim Gaffigan entitled “Obsessed”. 632 more words


Comedy, radio and data visualisation (!)

Every time you ask anyone “how’s it going?”, their response will invariably be “Busy”.

And that is my excuse for not writing since 23 March!  But since then, I really  617 more words


4/15/14-The Physical Health of a Stand-Up Comedian

Yesterday the Stand-Up Comedy community got the horrible news that Otto Peterson, a famed ventriloquist better known as Otto & George, passed away in his sleep the prior evening. 1,065 more words

Welcome to the new MichaelOComedy.com!

Welcome, past friends and new!  This is the new version of MichaelOComedy.com, the home page of comedian Michael O’Connell (me).  It seemed like time for a new one, and I wanted to take some steps out by having the web page and the blog in one place.   207 more words

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