A Reboot of Comedy Classics

Host, Dave Schwensen, and his friends Kelly, Tom, and Logan listen to comedy albums from the 1950s, ‘60s, or ‘70s. They take a look at the life of the comedian as well as the cultural relevance of the album then and now. Sit back, relax, and get ready to laugh!

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Returning Oct. 8, 2019, with all new episodes to make you laugh, it’s What’s So Funny! Join us as we listen to comedy albums from the 1950’s, 60’s, and 70’s. We’ll take a look at the life of the comedian as well as the cultural relevance of the album then and now. So sit back, relax, and get ready to laugh!

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The Funniest Woman in the World, Moms Mabley

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The Original One Hit Wonder, Vaughn Meader

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