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I Love Stand Up Comedy

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    Lived In A Small Town... - and they turned one of the bars into a comedy club. This was back in late 70's! Anyway it became the thing to do and in all honesty there was not alot...
    osb57 osb57 51-55, M 5 Responses Apr 19, 2011

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    They Call Me... Tater Salad... -
    AnonymouslyWritten AnonymouslyWritten 41-45, M 3 Responses Dec 20, 2010

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    Welcome To My Violent World! - As someone who has performed stand-up comedy routines in clubs and pubs around Australia over the last 20 years, it does my heart good to...
    amberdextrous amberdextrous 51-55, M 4 Responses Nov 19, 2009

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    I Love To Laugh - i love stand up comedy because the people up there are smart enough to come up with new jokes and they are brave enough to tell them in front of a crowd of people...
    justjoni justjoni 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 12, 2012

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    April's Comedy Hour On Youtube Now!!!! - The Number One Most Watched Comedy On Youtube Is April's Comedy Hour Don't Miss A Single Moment On April's Videos Of Her Act On Comedy Hour...
    pril87 pril87 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 21, 2012

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    Snap, Crackle, Mitch - I love Mitch Hedberg. Miss that dude, too.
    BlueEyedGeekery BlueEyedGeekery 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 26, 2013

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    Comedy - i love to laugh. it brings enjoyment to that moment and stand up comedy does that.  my favs are gabriel iglesias and katt williams so far.  When im having a bad day...
    mr141149 mr141149 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 13, 2012

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    Jb Smoove - Shoes -  
    ichooselife ichooselife 36-40, F Aug 3, 2010

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    Dave Chappelle - I saw my first stand up comedy show my junior year of college, and it was Dave Chappelle. He was great extreemly funny, and added a lot of improve by roasting on...
    siggy10 siggy10 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 7, 2012

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    So I did an open mike stand up the other day and I completely killed it!! My best joke of the night was the Rosetta Stone joke I did. It plays a little something like this.... "So...
    Cigarettegirl91 Cigarettegirl91 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    Louis CK: Of Course But Maybe
    BumpingSpheda BumpingSpheda 22-25 Dec 17, 2013

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    Lee Evans haa he is funny 😂😇
    Indianiam Indianiam 22-25, M Mar 28

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    Ralphie May! OMG xD This dude makes my day LOL
    DefineLines DefineLines 18-21, M Feb 2

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    Russel Peters is hilarious, listen to this bit on arabs....... Bill Burr, "this gun's got good spread".....   Arj Barker, shoe shopping....this guy's my favorite comic after...
    BlueNinja2 BlueNinja2 31-35, M 3 Responses Dec 21, 2013

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    Went to my first show the other night, and it was so much fun. I am definitely going more often!
    Lea109 Lea109 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    Arj Barker's The Best-Check It Out - Arj Barker - Digital vs Regular Watch  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5e50qn0Roc4  
    BlueNinja2 BlueNinja2 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 18, 2013

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    I've never been to a stand up comedy but I have seen some on tv. I've watched funny comedians. There's this one show called Gotham Comedy I think it's hilarious.
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F Jan 12

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    He Does Not Miss A Beat... - More Bob Nelson, a little older, a little balder but still, he never misses a beat. See if you can keep up... Enjoy!
    AnonymouslyWritten AnonymouslyWritten 41-45, M 2 Responses Nov 19, 2010

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    Dane Cook - Bad Relationships -  
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    Dane Cook - Just For Laughs -  
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    Funny
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M Feb 2

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    If Laughing Isn't Happiness, Than It Disguises Well! - Are you bored or sad? Need a lift in your mood? Have you tried to listen to the standing "doctors" on the microphone? Then it...
    CarlBN CarlBN 18-21 Dec 2, 2012

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    My Bucket List - I did it! I did a stand up routine. The audience laughed out loud. The dude with the key to the door gave me a high five when I walked off the stage. How cool was...
    nothingfollows nothingfollows 51-55, F 2 Responses Mar 8, 2013

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    Trevor Noah - There is a rather healthy stand up comedy industry where I live. Great talent all round. But this fellow Trevor Noah has made me laugh myself to tears and my ribs to...
    Ebisur Ebisur 26-30, M Dec 30, 2012

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    Comedic Aspirations - I used to think that I would be such a great stand up comic. However whenever I told anyone I was thinking of trying it they would laugh. My comedic career...
    rerow rerow 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 12, 2013

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    http://youtu.be/5a39fS-82HE Carl Barron is classic material!
    cycloneange cycloneange 70+, F 3 Responses Mar 23

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    I love stand up comedians. I would love to have the courage to try a routine just once. Jim Gaffigan is has become one of my favorites.
    newlifeforme73 newlifeforme73 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 13

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    Stupid Is Fo Eva... -
    AnonymouslyWritten AnonymouslyWritten 41-45, M 6 Responses Dec 20, 2010

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    Steve Martin's 5 Christmas Wishes - This thing still cracks me up.  Loses a bit without the video but just imaging Martin sitting on an overstuffed chair next to a fireplace...
    AlDemone AlDemone 51-55, M 1 Response Dec 16, 2011

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    I Have Always Liked Observational Humor - the comedians that manage to think about everyday things in that random and obscure way always seem to make me laugh. R.I.P. mitch hedberg...
    EdgeCrusher EdgeCrusher 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 19, 2011

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    Nothing better than laughing my a** off!
    Bluestarrr Bluestarrr 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    Chris Rock - The Difference Between Men & Women -  
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Oct 7, 2010

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    Cris rock knows how to rock an audience.
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M Feb 2

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    Dane Cook - Atheist Sneeze -  
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    Some Favorites: - Carl Baron, Arj Barker, Eddie Murphy, Fiona O'Lochlin, Ricky Gervais, Russel Brand, Russel Howard, Chris Rock, just a few that come to mind.
    orderedchaos orderedchaos 22-25, M Nov 4, 2013

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    One of the funniest men to ever live. I miss his humor.
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M Feb 2

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    They Were The Greatest - There've been so very many comedians who I've loved over the years. When I was just a little girl I used to listen to my parents' Alan Sherman record over...
    eleanorssong eleanorssong 56-60, F Dec 3, 2011

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    Love Love Love Stand Up Comedy - A good stand up comedian is my instant remedy when I'm feeling low. There are many I'm into but Bill Hicks has been my absolute favourite for years...
    Smokeandpencils Smokeandpencils 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 3, 2013

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    Too Many To Name - I enjoy stand-up from so many different kinds of people, and it's good to be able to laugh at all aspects of life. The most unique comedian I've listened to is...
    BitterHell BitterHell 16-17, F Jan 28, 2013

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    Stand-up Comedy is probably the thing that makes me who I am. I don't think I could ever think of my life without it. I want to become a Comedian and make people laugh and feel...
    Comedian94 Comedian94 18-21, M Mar 8

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    Has anyone else tried open mic night? No not "open mike" night you sick bastids. I would like to try I assure you I am much funnier than the "open mike" joke. And besides Mike...
    SaccoVanzetti SaccoVanzetti 31-35, M 2 Responses Jan 31

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    Soon I'm gonna be a stand up comedian. My girlfriend and I are running away together so since we'll need an income I will be doing stand up. I'm only 15 so I can't really get a job...
    Rebent1101 Rebent1101 13-15, M Apr 7

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    Comedy is so necessary. Too keep my sunny disposition, I usually play something like Mad TV in the background to my internet escapades. Where has Mad TV gone!? It use to...
    malefika malefika 26-30, F Feb 25

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    Comedy...Yeeeees.. - Kevin Hart, Dave Chapelle, Louie C.K., Aziz Ansari and so many others ...
    TitaniaWannabe TitaniaWannabe 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 11, 2013

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    I Really Wanna Do Stand Up Comedy. - I really wanna do a stand up.But not sure how to start or how to go about it.I've kind of already got a few jokes writtin,but that's about it...
    todaystheday101 todaystheday101 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 14, 2013

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    I Play Football On The Football Field, With..... A Football... - This guy Bob nelson, I don't think made it very big, he did have an HBO special back in the 80's but the first time...
    AnonymouslyWritten AnonymouslyWritten 41-45, M 7 Responses Nov 16, 2010

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    Dane Cook: Burger King Story -
    HeartofHearts HeartofHearts 31-35 1 Response Oct 8, 2010

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    Ricky Gervais - I love it when People Can laugh at themselves, and how Ricky Gervais tested half Of the Holywoodcrowd at the Golden Globes a couple of years ago was amazing! :-)
    4everjoyful 4everjoyful 31-35, F Oct 24, 2013

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    Just For Laughs - Damned Yankees: Part 1 -  
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