Female Stand Up Comedians Worth Seeing

Female Stand Up Comedians Worth Seeing

Sep 13

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 for: Chelsea...

Top 10 Funniest Instagram Accounts You Should Follow

Top 10 Funniest Instagram Accounts You Should Follow

Sep 04

We all could use a smile a day, no matter where it comes from. With an average of 750 million active monthly users, Instagram is arguably the best place to get a wide variety of images shared by other users. It can, however, be difficult to sort through the millions of users to find the best sources of good humor. Ira Riklis has summarized the 10 funniest accounts you need to follow to make your...

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 lives 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...

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...