Do You Have What It Takes to Be a Professional Comedy Person?

We asked Joe Randazzo, author of Funny on Purpose to help our readers figure out if his brand-new book might be for them. Follow along with this flowchart—and be honest!

Funny Flowchart

Funny on Purpose provides tips and guidance, outlines successful career paths, and solicits advice and stories from Judd Apatow, Jack Handey, Joan Rivers, Tim & Eric, and more. It’s the blueprint for how to turn your sense of humor into a vocation. Still not convinced? Watch the trailer:

So get yourself a copy already.
Comedic glory is almost yours!

Joe Randazzo

Joe Randazzo

Joe Randazzo is the former editor of The Onion and former creative director of He lives in Connecticut.
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