Archive for February, 2010

Comedy Is Hard, Bombing Is Easy

Friday, February 26th, 2010 Posted in Text blog, Video blog | 2 Comments »

Well, I'm very new to the whole stand-up thing, I've only gone up five times over the last four weeks, so I've still got a ton to learn about it. And one thing life has definitely taught me is that ...

Great, On Paper Writer’s Vlog Day 43 (February 24)

Thursday, February 25th, 2010 Posted in Video blog | No Comments »

Great, On Paper Writer’s Vlog Day 42 (February 23)

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 Posted in Video blog | No Comments »

I’ll Never Become A Millionaire This Way

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010 Posted in Picture blog, Text blog | 1 Comment »

Yesterday a rare copy of one of the most important comic books in history, 1938's Action Comics #1, which features the first appearance of Superman, was sold for a million dollars. Neither the name of the buyer nor the seller were ...

Great, On Paper Writer’s Vlog Day 41 (February 20)

Sunday, February 21st, 2010 Posted in Video blog | No Comments »

More Stand-Up, And A Little Bit Of Crouching

Thursday, February 18th, 2010 Posted in Text blog, Video blog | No Comments »

I made my fourth attempt at doing stand-up last night at 37th and Zen's weekly open mic and I think it went pretty well. This is the third week in a row I've gone up at 37th and I've posted ...

Then What Does The ‘M’ Stand For?

Friday, February 12th, 2010 Posted in Text blog, Video blog | No Comments »

The other day it was announced that MTV is changing their logo, removing the script "Music Television" that has been below the iconic MTV pretty much since the channel's inception in 1981. (I always find it interesting that MTV is ...

Still Standing…Up

Thursday, February 11th, 2010 Posted in Video blog | No Comments »

Last week I made my stand-up debut at 37th and Zen's weekly open mic night and this week I went back for seconds. And, once again, Travis was cool enough to video it for me. This time he managed to ...

If You Can’t Touch It, Steal It

Tuesday, February 9th, 2010 Posted in Picture blog, Text blog | No Comments »

So, apparently, it's become Ok to steal. I'm not sure when this happened exactly, though I'm thinking it was sometime around 1998, but I've become acutely aware that the place in our personal value systems that perfectly understood that taking ...

It’s Only Offensive If I Don’t Like Your Politics

Monday, February 8th, 2010 Posted in Picture blog, Text blog | 1 Comment »

Last week there was a big stir because former Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin called for President Barack Obama's Cheif of Staff, Rahm Emanuel, to be fired. Her reasoning was that his use of the word "retard", which he used ...