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Under the Rock – #8

This series brings me joy in that the people that I write about bring me joy through laughter, music or film. Sometimes all three. Sometimes a fool can luck his way into being at the right place at the right time in history and will find his/herself surrounded and/or knowing a lot of awesome people. That fool is me. I…

Under the Rock – #6

Living under the rock does not mean that there is not the pinnacle of perfection that can be achieved, the ultimate of the art form.  In fact, some people or artists may argue that only under the rock, out of popular culture’s not so discerning eye and away from the corporate machines that peddle and push what is “cool” or…

Under the Rock – #5

Here are some more hilarious freaks with awesomeness to digest.  At least one of this week’s comedians is by a lot of standards, pretty successful already.  Nonetheless, I would argue that he is NOT mainstream and well known by the masses even though his hilarity is boundless. One of the joys, if not the biggest joy of this job is…

Under the Rock – #3

If you are like me, you like to lift up rocks and see what is hiding underneath of them. Often times, a whole new world you never would have known existed lies there, begging to be further examined. Think of the world of stand up comedy as a giant rock, with all the comics you know by name resting atop…

Under the Rock – #2

If you are like me, you like to lift up rocks and see what is hiding underneath of them. Often times, a whole new world you never would have known existed lies there, begging to be further examined. Think of the world of stand up comedy as a giant rock, with all the comics you know by name resting atop…

Under the Rock

If you are like me, you like to lift up rocks and see what is hiding underneath of them.  Often times, a whole new world you never would have known existed lies there, begging to be further examined.  Think of the world of stand up comedy as a giant rock, with all the comics you know by name resting atop…