My first time: revenge, and a dream comes true thanks to stand-up comedy

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It wasn’t the endless hours of Comedy Central worship that inspired it. It wasn’t the constant encouragement, or the idolization of all things comedy; it wasn’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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Emma Kat Richardson

Emma Kat Richardson is a Detroit native who received her BA in professional writing and women and gender studies from Elizabethtown College in 2008. Her journalism and feature writing has been published in Alternative Press, Bitch, Punchline Magazine, Bookslut, and Real Detroit Weekly.

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