Are Comedians Sad? A Stand-Up Comic’s Response

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As the world struggled to make sense of Robin Williams suicide, a friend asked stand-up comedian Kermet Apio if it’s true that comedians are sad people. This was his answer.

The Will Ferrell Story That Will Change The Way You Feel About Following Your Passions

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Conflicted about following your passions? So was Will Ferrell. Here’s how Ferrell got the courage to pursue his purpose, and walk away from his dream, if he needed.

Marlon Wayans, Minding His Funny Business

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Aiming to be the Bill Gates of comedy, Marlon Wayans is dreaming in living color while remaining color blind to his dream.

This Hilarious Video Knows What People Without Kids Don’t Know

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You know your friends without kids that think they have all the answers? This video makes fun of them just like you do.

Young Comedian, Kevin Breel, Tells of his Struggle with Depression and Societies Unwillingness to Confront It (Video).

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Student comedian, Kevin Breel, tells of his life with depression

“No one has ever responded to a comment like ‘Shut up, F*ck-face!’ with a sincere ‘Ah, I see your point now.'”

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This is a comment by Mostly_123 on the post “Comedian Jim Norton: I’m Disgusted By Suggestions Lindy West Should Be Raped”.

Donald D’Haene DISHes with Comedian Elvira Kurt

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Smart, funny, Canadian, and not to be confused with the late night Goth queen, Elvira Kurt talks about being a lesbian dad, whether London is gay, and how to be cool.

It Takes Balls: Confessions from Comedian and Unprepared Single Dad Josh Wolf

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“Kids come first but if you don’t find time to have a few beers and see a naked woman or two, you’re going to be miserable which will make you a bad parent.”

Book of Job

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My dad once had me prove I went to church by explaining that Sunday’s sermon.

Why Gilda’s Club Matters – And What I Want You To Do About It

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Gilda was universally loved. She was known as a warm and caring person, and her early death from ovarian cancer in 1989 was shocking and terribly sad.

He Who Laughs Last: Ending the Cycle of Male Abuse

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For comedian Billy Batz, Male Abuse Awareness Week is personal.

Sarah Silverman on Reproductive Rights: It’s a Nonpartisan Issue

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The comic argues that reproductive rights are human issue—not a Democrat or Republican one.

Blue Collar Comedy: Andre McSween [Video]

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Andre McSween would perform comedy for anyone but his mother.

Respect: Happy Birthday, Richard Pryor (1940-2005)

We stop to honor the life and legacy of perhaps the funniest man to ever step on stage.

The Good King of Comedy: Our Tribute to Zach Galifianakis

Zach Galifianakis’s brother used to strip him down and drag him across the lawn, holding him by his ankles so passing cars could see his naked, pubescent body. But Zach didn’t mind. It’s this kind of nonchalance toward trauma that sculpted the good man I think should be the new king of comedy. Galifianakis is […]