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A Ted Talk On What Laughter Does To Your Body

Comedy is No Joke, A Ted Talk By Sadhna Bokhiria What does laughter do to your body? On the way to completing her dissertation, Dr.Sadhna Bokhiria took a break and visited a Comedy Club. She explains how this detour changed her life course and wider perspective. In her TEDx Talk, she …

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John Cleese Questions The Way The Irish Spell Our Names

John Cleese sits down with Sile Seoige and discusses pet hates and creativity.  John Cleese is currently doing the rounds with his tour Always Look on the Bright Side of Life. Last week the comedian closed the Pendulum summit, discussing creativity with the talk “Innovation, Creativity and the Right Attitude to Making …

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Best Comedians Songs Of 2018

The best of comedians doing comedy with songs in 2018. Cat Cohen’s “Origin Story” is not only a great intro to her cabaret take on comedy, but it also “explains” why she got into comedy in the first place. MY ORIGIN STORY pic.twitter.com/gt4MAiMnzZ — Catherine Cohen (@catccohen) March 10, 2018 …

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Curb Your Enthusiasm Bob Einstein Has Passed Away

Bob Einstein has passed away at the age of 76.  Einstein was best known for starring as Marty Funkhouser in satirical comedy Curb Your Enthusiasm.   Fellow actor and comedian Albert Brooks wrote on Twitter: R.I.P. My dear brother Bob Einstein. A great brother, father and husband. A brilliantly funny man. You …

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Billy Connolly States His Life is “Slipping Away”

At the start of December, Billy Connolly announced his retirement from live comedy, now he has admitted his life is ‘slipping away’. During the BBC documentary series Made In Scotland, Connolly discussed his Parkinson’s disease and admitted he is “near the end” and life is “slipping away”. In the documentary the …

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The Funniest Tweets Of 2018

Here is some of our favourite funniest tweets from 2018.  me talking to a friend: like yes, intimacy is great, but am i really ready for a full relationship right now? instagram ad: Do you feel like yes, intimacy is great, but am i really ready for a full relationship …

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