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Archive for July, 2011

Embrace the Fail

Monday, July 11th, 2011

Last night was my first open mic in a while. I did not do very well. As a performing art, stand-up comedy is a lot like a sport: you have to practice.  If you don’t practice for a while, you get rusty — and you can only get better by practicing with effort and consistency.  Preparation […]

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