A Tribute To Comedy Store Owner, Mitzi Shore

A Tribute To Comedy Store Owner, Mitzi Shore

Jul 03

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...

Female Stand Up Comedians Worth Seeing

Female Stand Up Comedians Worth Seeing

Jun 02

Ira Riklis knows well that laughter is the best medicine and behind every great laugh is a hilarious individual with an innocent face ready to crack your ribs with more jokes. Male comedians have dominated the comedy arena for a long time, but women are now more involved and quickly taking center stage. Below are some of the best and funniest female stand up comedians to look out...

Funny, Odd, and Strange News From The First Quarter Of 2021

Funny, Odd, and Strange News From The First Quarter Of 2021

Apr 26

Sometimes the things that happen in life are almost unbelievable making for very odd, strange, and funny headlines! Here are some of the most fascinating stories from what has transpired of the year 2021: Elephant Rider On an early morning in March, a young man was found dead. He was identified as a student who had been attending a local college on a football scholarship. The young man had...

Should Work Be Funny? Reasons To Use Humor At Work

Should Work Be Funny? Reasons To Use Humor At Work

Apr 01

Many of us know and love to cringe at Michael Scott, Steve Carell’s iconic character in the hit comedy “The Office.” Michael Scott’s trademark use of inappropriate humor in the workplace makes us roll our eyes, clench our teeth and laugh out loud, even when we know we maybe shouldn’t be laughing. Scott is frequently on the radar of “corporate” due to his...

Which Stand Up Comedies To Watch On Netflix

Which Stand Up Comedies To Watch On Netflix

Mar 02

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...

Review Of Top 5 Mel Brooks Movies

Review Of Top 5 Mel Brooks Movies

Feb 02

When it comes to spoofs Mel Brooks is right at the top of the genre. The list of his parodies and farces is rich. His movies are absolute joy to watch and re-watch again and again. Before reviewing his top five, here’s an explanation about what a spoof is, in case you don’t already know. Spoof is a cinematographic genre that makes parody of other genres, at times combining more than...