Humor Technique: Twist Something Familiar

Humor Technique: Twist Something Familiar

You can create humor by referencing an expression or idea people are familiar with, then going somewhere they don’t expect you to go that causes them to see that familiar thing in a new way. Examples: “People say Go Big or go home like you should only want...
Bonus Video: 5 Sources of Humor

Bonus Video: 5 Sources of Humor

5 Sources of Humor What if a hilarious moment or comment doesn’t appear in the next week now that I’m thinking like a comedian and ready to write it down? Great question! You can always generate funny content by starting with a relatable premise, and then...
Bonus Video: 5 Sources of Humor

Rehearsed Spontaneity – Brene Brown

Rehearsed Spontaneity Brene Brown In her 2019 Netflix special A Call To Courage, Brene Brown tells a story that is stand-up comedian-level funny. She does this often. Transcription: “And I said, “Steve, the chances of me getting to Chicago are slim. And...