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That Time I Attempted to Twirl Fire

That Time I Attempted to Twirl Fire

A video posted by Leon (@listentoleon) on Apr 18, 2015 at 5:58pm PDT This past month was easily my busiest so far as a comedian. I performed all over the place, and got some awesome videos as a result. The show I had the most fun being on was called Comedy In The Garden. It’s […]

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“Well Spoken” and on CNN

Greetings readers, As you can see, it’s been a long time since I’ve posted anything. I am writing jokes every single day, but I have been working on various comedic endeavors that have taken me away from regularly updating the blog. This entry is to announce a few of them. Hopefully, you all will check them […]

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On The Comeback Trail

What’s happening internet! It’s been a long time. I know, I know. It’s almost unthinkable to be in February and realize that this is my first blog entry of 2014. I hope at least a few of you out there still care about what I have to say over here. If so, let me know […]

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Game 7 and Other Assorted Thoughts

The NBA Finals are going to a decisive Game 7. This is all that a basketball fan could ever hope for. Two evenly-matched teams putting it all on the line, with everything at stake over the course of 48 minutes. That felt dramatic just typing it. I had a chill run through my body. Then […]

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Coffee, Karaoke & Me

The coffee in the office must be nuclear strength. I was feeling a little sluggish so I made a cup. 5 minutes later, I was fighting the urge to run through the halls like the Ultimate Warrior. Luckily, I have discovered the perfect outlet for my pent up energy on days like this. My friends […]

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The Good, The Bad and The Funny

I was recently in a street fight, wielding a monkey wrench. Thankfully, it was just a promo video for my friend Martin Amini’s comedy night as opposed to a real battle. If it had been real, I would not be here confessing to committing such a violent felony in print on a blog. I’d probably be on the run somewhere. That, or […]

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5 Lessons I’ve Learned From Hosting Live Events

Over the past few months, I’ve been super-busy. Just in the past 30 days. my 9-5 put on a conference in Atlanta, and I’ve been done a ton of live comedy shows. To put things in perspective for you, tomorrow I am doing another “You Know What Really Grinds My Gears,” Friday I’m performing stand […]

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