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My Stand Up Act

Post by Smith1776 » Sun Jun 28, 2020 1:38 am

Hey guys. Just wanted to go ahead and share one of my stand up sets from late last year.

Now, it goes without saying that comics are essentially playing a "character" when they do a stand up act, so don't start thinking this is how I go about speaking in day-to-day life.

Also, I wouldn't say this is my best delivery of this set, but it's adequate. Hope you guys like it.

https://youtu.be/rVkL2Wt0DIU

Hopefully I can see some of you folks at a comedy club some time!
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Post by pugchief » Sun Jun 28, 2020 6:20 am

Very funny. Cringed a few times to be sure. :D
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Post by Smith1776 » Sun Jun 28, 2020 1:38 pm

pugchief wrote:
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Very funny. Cringed a few times to be sure. :D
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Post by Tortoise » Sun Jun 28, 2020 2:31 pm

Good stuff, Smithers! Made me laugh. 8)
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Post by Smith1776 » Sun Jun 28, 2020 8:07 pm

Tortoise wrote:
Sun Jun 28, 2020 2:31 pm
Good stuff, Smithers! Made me laugh. 8)
Thanks! Still planning on doing some PP name dropping in my next set as an inside joke. 8)
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Post by technovelist » Mon Jun 29, 2020 6:40 am

You're better than the late night "comedians".
Of course that's not that hard these days, since they have recently decided that comedy doesn't have to be funny.
However, I think you should still stick with programming as a career. Being a professional comedian isn't a path to riches any more than being a book author is. Don't ask me how I know the latter. :-)
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Re: My Stand Up Act

Post by Smith1776 » Mon Jun 29, 2020 7:43 am

technovelist wrote:
Mon Jun 29, 2020 6:40 am
You're better than the late night "comedians".
Of course that's not that hard these days, since they have recently decided that comedy doesn't have to be funny.
However, I think you should still stick with programming as a career. Being a professional comedian isn't a path to riches any more than being a book author is. Don't ask me how I know the latter. :-)
I am DEFINITELY familiar with the latter. :D :D
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Post by mathjak107 » Mon Jun 29, 2020 8:07 am

it was better then 80% of what we see on gotham comedy live
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Post by Kriegsspiel » Mon Jun 29, 2020 6:04 pm

That was good stuff. Always a fan of a good dick smithereens joke.
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Post by Smith1776 » Mon Jun 29, 2020 6:08 pm

Thank you, fellows! I really enjoy the comedy of the likes of Sarah Silverman and Dave Chappelle. Trying my hand at stand up gave me a new appreciation of how difficult their jobs really are.
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