Booed off the Stage at my Home Club

There’s a story comedians will often tell each other after a bad set, and that is the story of Dave Chappelle getting booed off the stage at the Apollo Theatre, back when he was a teen in the early 90’s. It’s a comforting story to a comic who just bombed, because Chappelle became such a READ MORE


Day 956: Should Comedians Write all of Their Own Material?

The day I found out that Chris Rock and Dave Chapelle had writers to help them with their material for their specials, it was like learning that Santa Claus doesn’t exist all over again. It’s the hard truth, and takes some of the magic and mystery away, but it turns out that, most of the READ MORE