4 Comics Who Have Shown How Humor Can Help Us Cope With Tragedy

4 Comics Who Have Shown How Humor Can Help Us Cope With Tragedy

Jul 25

One of the underrated benefits of comedy is how it can help us cope with tragedies like death and other traumatic experiences. Many of the most successful comedians have dealt with extremely painful experiences in their life and have used humor to cope with their mental and emotional pain. For example, Robin Williams dealt with severe depression through much of his life, which was the opposite of...

Our Top 5 Comedy Movies On Netflix In Summer 2018

Our Top 5 Comedy Movies On Netflix In Summer 2018

Jun 28

Netflix is full of quality comedy content, including a wide range of films, television series, and stand up specials. However, the streaming services selection is constantly changing. It can be difficult to keep up with what’s available to watch, as old favorites get removed while new ones get added every month. As someone who loves kicking back with a good comedy after work and on the...

Top 5 Comedy Podcasts For 2018

Top 5 Comedy Podcasts For 2018

May 22

Comedy podcasting is something of an oversaturated market – with hoards of aspiring comedians seeking to break through in the industry through their podcasts, along with comedy veterans providing their fanbase with regular content. There is a ton of hilarious content out there, but sifting through it all can be difficult. Ira Riklis wants to make it easier for you to get your laughs in, so...

A Tribute To Comedy Store Owner, Mitzi Shore

A Tribute To Comedy Store Owner, Mitzi Shore

Apr 17

It is an upsetting time for the comedy world as one of the most iconic faces in the industry has passed on. Mitzi Shore passed away in Los Angeles on Wednesday, April 11th,  2018 at the age of 87 after battling Parkinson’s disease for a long time. She was born Mitzi Lee Saidel in Marinette, Wisconsin on July 25th,1930. Read on as Ira Riklis pays tribute to the Comedy Godmother. Remembering...

Which Stand Up Comedies To Watch On Netflix

Which Stand Up Comedies To Watch On Netflix

Mar 23

Netflix streams hour-long comedies on a regular basis ensuring you experience laughter at its best. If you are like Ira Riklis you will want to catch all the best shows available but may not know where to start. Here are the five of the funniest comedians streaming on Netflix. Jen Kirkman: Just Keep Livin’ Famous for her appearances on Drunk History and Chelsea Lately, Jen Kirkman improved...