The Future of Standup Comedy
Here is the biggest problem with comedians: They are paranoid about getting their material stolen. But I think this fear of joke-theft is actually hindering their success.
A free idea for comedy clubs
Dominate on Youtube. If you want to build a substantial permission asset, you’re not going to be able to do that very well with an e-newsletter or a blog. You need to focus more on proving the service you’ll provide: great jokes.
Joel Cohen of ‘The Simpsons’ and “The Blow”
I got to see Joel Cohen, writer and co-producer for ‘The Simpsons,’ speak last night on campus. He was a solid speaker, and showed us some classic clips from the show’s 19-year run. One concept Joel introduced that I’d never heard of is “The Blow”. Here's what it is...