This blog gives an insider look at the Dayton comedy scene and will include conversations with local comedians, as well as some headliners that stop in the area. It’s a place for a female comedian to review jokes, performances, documentaries and other issues in the comedy world. Satire, humor and sarcasm will be used to poke fun at things in local and national news. The importance of humor in everyday life is also a focus.

My first attempt at acting

6:00 am Oct. 12, 2016

I don’t want anyone to feel bad when I say what I’m about to say. I’m still the same Jess. I’m still the same girl who loves beer and fart jokes. You shouldn’t feel like

Dark humor and meat pies

6:00 am Sep. 27, 2016

Do you sometimes laugh at things that are just totally inappropriate and sometimes even ethically and morally wrong? Because I do.

I could describe myself as a person who has her mind in the gutter, but

Improv, Part 2: Being a goof in class

6:00 am Sep. 15, 2016

The day before Karen was to come to my class, I had my humor class students read about the principles of improv.

Those include the following: Saying ‘yes, and’ on stage, making your partner look good,

Improv, Part 1: Being a goof

10:53 am Sep. 6, 2016

One thing about me that you may not know is that I am the current holder of the Improvinental Title Belt. Are you impressed?

The title belt was won last year during an improv show with

Witty women at Ladyfest

5:27 pm Sep. 1, 2016

This weekend I get to be a part of Ladyfest again. The event is at the Old Yellow Cab Building on Fourth Street. I will be appearing on stage with three super hilarious ladies, and

Cheap comedy at Cloverdale

1:03 pm Aug. 31, 2016

This weekend welcomes a new comedy showcase to the Dayton area.

Local comedian Jon Morris will start what will hopefully be a monthly show at Cloverdale on St. Clair Street. He’s already been testing the

Laugh Riot Girl: The humor class begins

3:03 pm Aug. 24, 2016

I am nervous and anxious as I type this blog. Today, the semester starts, and I am teaching my humor class. This is the class that catapulted me into the comedy world. You

8 reasons I want the election to end NOW

12:08 pm Aug. 16, 2016

Reasons why I want this election to be over now:

So I can go on Facebook without wanting to immediately jump out a window and plummet to my death.
So people will stop using the word “sheeple.”