A Comic's Second Life, Despite A Deadly Overdose
NYTimes - over 9 years
Late into a set he was performing at a club in Ontario, Calif., in January 2005, the stand-up comedian Mitch Hedberg stumbled over the payoff to a new routine, in which he argued that there were too many L's in the word lull. Laughing along with the audience at his tongue-tied gaffe, he said, ''Some of these jokes work; they're, like, half there,''
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