Articles, short stories and thoughts about comedy


I absolutely don’t want to meet a koala

April marked my first visit to the Melbourne international comedy festival – indeed, my first visit to Melbourne – and the folks organising the international contingent have been very good […]


Yes, millennials are ‘dumbasses’ for being scared of vaccinations

A recent YouGov poll, surveying a thousand people (hopefully not fully representative of the entire US public) found that a significant percentage of American adults believe a theory thoroughly […]


What the Brosurance and Creepy Uncle Sam Ads Don’t Get About Millennials

There’s a term that those in the health-care conversation use to describe my age group. Ordinarily, we’re known as Millennials, Generation Y, or just plain “young people”—it depends […]