It wasnÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t the endless hours of Comedy Central worship that inspired it. It wasnÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t the constant encouragement, or the idolization of all things comedy; it wasnÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t even the overdue enactment of a lifelong dream come true.
No, rather, it was the thought of publicly humiliating my ex-boyfriend that inspired me to do stand-up comedy.
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