funny

Comedian Paula Poundstone has become an iconic voice for fans of NPR’s show “Wait Wait... Don’t Tell Me!” Hosted by Peter Sagal, Poundstone is a regular guest on the show. She started her career in stand-up as a teen and has been performing for almost 40 years. She's known for the way she interacts with the audience, asking audience members three basic questions: what's your name, where are you from and what do you for a living? 

Only In Florida Moments, 2016 Edition

Dec 27, 2016
Sammy Mack

This is the time of year when here at WLRN we like to look back at all the news that happened over the past year and remember the stories that we found especially entertaining – the stuff that got us laughing or shaking our heads around the newsroom.

11/06/14 - Thursday's Topical Currents ponders the highly-prized human value of . . . wit. . . 

humorcode.com

05/28/14 - Why do we laugh?  Wednesday’s Topical Currents explores the psychological, cultural and emotional terrain of humor. We’ll visit with award-winning journalist, Joel Warner.  He’s the co-author of the book The Humor Code: A Global Search for What Makes Things Funny.  Along with co-author, Dr.