Humorists

Anecdotes of an interesting, amusing, or biographical incident about humorists, comedians, and satirists.
Abbott and Costello

“Bud Abbott and Lou Costello once took out a $...

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Robert Benchley

Benchley was attending the Broadway premiere...

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Oscar Levant

During World War II, Oscar Levant appeared...

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Will Rogers

Rogers, having paid too much income tax one...

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Red Skelton

In 1951, Red Skelton and a party of friends...

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James Thurber with his dog

When The Secret Life of Walter Mitty,...

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Mark Twain

Mark Twain loved to brag about his hunting and...

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