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Laurie Kilmartin

  1. good one podcast
    19 Comedians Reveal Jokes They’d Like to Steal If They Could Get Away With ItFrom the Good One podcast, John Mulaney, Patton Oswalt, and more on the joke they’d steal.
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    How to Write Late-Night Monologue JokesOn this week’s Good One, Laurie Kilmartin talks about crafting a late-night stand-up set and working as a monologue writer for Conan.
  3. A Great Comedy Resource: the ‘Conan’ Writers’ Transitions ListIf the Workaholics writers’ board of terrible joke clichés is a solid resource for what phrases not to use as a writer or comedian, then the […]
  4. Talking ‘Dead People Suck’ with Laurie KilmartinWhen faced with the loss of her father, comedian Laurie Kilmartin was confronted with an additional challenge: how to make a topic as […]
  5. Laurie Kilmartin’s Book ‘Dead People Suck’ Is Out Next MonthStandup, podcaster, and Conan writer Laurie Kilmartin has a new book out next month. Titled Dead People Suck: A Guide for Survivors of the […]
  6. Why the World of Standup Is Both the Best and Worst Place to Battle Mental […] The initial scenes of the pilot episode of I’m Dying Up Here – Showtime’s new dramedy set in early 1970s Los Angeles about the toils of […]
  7. How Laurie Kilmartin Coped with and Honored the Death of Her Father by […] It was by tweeting, “For Valentine’s Day, I got my Dad a gift card from JC Penney. I said, ‘Dad, I want this card to expire before you do,’” […]