Comedy History 101
Words Over Chair
Comedy History 101
Comedy, History

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Comedian Harmon Leon and filmmaker Scott Calonico - school you in comedy - as they do a deep dive into the history of comedy; bringing their podcast fans an in-depth backstory into comedy cult classics, legendary movies, favorite comedic influences...and all things comedy history.

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About the Host
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Harmon Leon is the author of seven books. His stories have appeared in VICE, Esquire, The Nation, National Geographic, Salon, Huffington Post, NPR’s, This American Life, Details, Maxim, Cracked, SF Chronicle, Playboy, Cosmopolitan, and Wired. He's produced video content for Vanity Fair, The Atlantic, Timeline, Out, FX, Daily Mail, Yahoo Sports, National Lampoon, Current TV, Fox Family Channel, and VH1. Harmon has performed comedy around the world, including the Edinburgh, Melbourne, Dublin, Vancouver, and Montreal Comedy Festivals. He's appeared on The Howard Stern Show, This American Life, Last Call With Carson Daly, Penn & Teller’s Bullshit, Spike TV, VH1, FX, as well as the BBC. Harmon also costarred with the infamous OJ Simpson on a hidden camera reality show called Juiced!
Weekly on Fri
comedy, history, movies, pop culture, technology, travel, music, business, comedy albums, collectables, stand up comedy, sketch comedy
New York
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Our show distributes on all major podcast platforms including iTunes, Stitcher, SoundCloud, Last FM, and more, With every ad spot ordered, we’ll promote you on our extra social media channels for no charge. Between myself and my co-producer -we have a massive reach, not only on our company website and social media but also on our personal websites and social media.

This includes 2 tweets on our Twitter account ( 2,400 followers), 1 post on our FB Page (4,000 followers), and mentioned in our weekly newsletter (5,200 subscribers)

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