Three Tips for Writing Original Comedy

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When new comedians (or aspiring comedy writers) set out to write jokes, a typical goal is to be as original as possible. Attend any open mic and you’ll see new performers struggling to tell you something you’ve never heard before. The jokes start to get pretty outlandish sometimes. For some comedians and joke writers, being really bizarre works for them, and that’s how they get an original sounding voice. If you’re not…