Wayne Federman and the History of Stand Up Comedy


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Our special guest is Wayne Federman author of the new book: The History of Stand-Up: From Mark Twain to Dave Chappelle. Wayne's impressive creds include Curb Your Enthusiasm, The Larry Sanders Show, Silicon Valley - as well

as head monologue writer for The Tonight Show. We do some serious deep cuts into the history of stand-up comedy.

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