Joined: Nov 21, 2012
Colin Patrick is an author and a comedian. In addition to mental_floss, he's written for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Splitsider, McSweeney's, and Cracked.
In the cutthroat world of comedy, the line between joke stealing and parallel thinking is often razor-thin.
The greatest comedic moments aren’t always scripted.
Maybe laughter really is the best medicine.
In some comedies, the funny business doesn’t end with “The End.”
If you can’t check out these places in person, you can at least visit them virtually—no flights or road trips required.
Take a few minutes to laugh today with these early performances from 11 of the most notable female comics around.
One of the American institutions cherished almost as much as watching Saturday Night Live each weekend is the habit of spending the following days complaining about how awful Saturday Night Live was the previous weekend. The American public has a way of l
Here are a collection of sketches that never got the full "Live from New York" treatment—for one reason or another.
Let’s take a look at some different ways a comedian can deal with an unruly audience member.
On April 1, 1997, 46 cartoon artists swapped comics for the day. Here are the results.