” It’s not like every male comic you meet is funny. Like, a lot of them are not funny. “


” The Ugly Truth’ isn’t trying to change the world with strong political opinions, it’s just trying to entertain you with thoughts and ideas from my crazy mind! “


” I started going to the open mics every day in 2003. You make the comics laugh, they get you work, and you build up your reputation. It was a slow process. “


” I love doing stand-up, and the more you do outside of stand-up to raise your profile, the better your stand-up becomes in terms of the quality of gigs. “


” New York is great because it’s such a cross-section of the world, and when you’re used to people being shoulder-to-shoulder all the time – in the street, on the train – you become a people person. People are very open to hearing a lot of different perspectives, and they aren’t as sensitive. “


” People don’t realize it’s not just about being funny, and they don’t know how perceptive a comedian needs to be about human nature. You have to really be able to read a situation and peoples’ emotions. “



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I started going to the open mics every day in 2003. You make the comics laugh, they get you work, and you build up your reputation. It was a slow process.
I love doing stand-up, and the more you do outside of stand-up to raise your profile, the better your stand-up becomes in terms of the quality of gigs.
New York is great because it
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