Jim Richardson shares joke writing techniques with interactive online tutorials,
books, tapes, long-distance coaching and writing.
To understand how to write a joke, we must first understand why people laugh.
Fact: the number one element that triggers human laughter is SURPRISE. It's like
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Dec 20, 2012 ... The comedian describes the anatomy of his Pop-Tart joke, still a work in progress
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Writing a joke is a lot different than just making people laugh. Think of a time
when you've made your friends laugh while just hanging out. Those laughs.
Jun 20, 2014 ... Comedy isn't as respected as other, more “literary” forms of writing, but it's one of
the most unforgiving. We talked to a few of these luminaries to ...
Sep 21, 2008 ... Most jokes are based on surprise. They take advantage of a confusion of
language, or a twist in logic, or a contradiction of some perceived truth ...
Mar 5, 2015 ... Hit the Twitter. Many hundreds of skilled comedy writers post jokes on Twitter. ...
Write for game shows or for any shows that'll give you a shot.
We take “joke writing” as a given in stand-up comedy… It's assumed that if you
want to become a comedian, you have to learn to “write jokes” … and if you want
This article is going to introduce you to how to write comedy. Sign up for .... The
Death of Joke Writing: Why You Should Un-Joke Your Material October 23, 2016.
Sep 4, 2002 ... If you're self-motivated and have a “funny bone” you can explore a career writing
jokes, or “gags” for stand-up comics. Like fuel that runs a car, ...