Woman Last Remaining Chicagoan Not in Improv Troupe
Jul06

Woman Last Remaining Chicagoan Not in Improv Troupe

CHICAGO –¬†With garbage cans left unemptied, police stations vacant and office towers around the city abandoned, the streets of Chicago are eerily desolate as a cold wind blows off Lake Michigan, chilling the summer air. As 27-year-old Monica Keppler steps out to greet the day, she is hit with a stark realization: she is the last person in the entire city who is not performing improvisational comedy with an improv troupe or even...

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Link-Sharing Protocol, Version 3.0: You’re Not That Funny, Chicago
May05

Link-Sharing Protocol, Version 3.0: You’re Not That Funny, Chicago

Chicago was recently named America’s funniest city, thanks to a study by the University of Colorado at Boulder. Rounding out the top ten were Boston, Atlanta, Washington, Portland, Ore., New York, Los Angeles, Denver, San Francisco and Seattle. Research suggested that because Chicago residents make jokes about the weather, that automatically makes them the funniest. This is why CBS rules the comedy world right now. America...

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