(Top Left) New York comedian Phoebe Robinson, (Top Right) New York comedian Ben Kronberg, (Bottom Left) New York and St. Louis comedian Jeremy Essig, (Bottom Right) Chicago Comedian Kevin White.
Your favorite comedian loves performing for you. What's better than traveling the country, getting onstage and connecting with people? It's a great job if you can get it. But like any job, there's a undercurrent of monotony in what people say or how they act around comedians.
It's not that people go out of their way to be annoying (most of the time), but after a while you start to notice that many people have similar misunderstandings about what comedians do and how their creative process works. It's not even a phenomenon unique to this particular art.More »