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David Wain: Good Vs. Bad Vs. Huh?

For the past few days I’ve had quite a few David Wain jokes running through my head nonstop. For those of you who aren’t familiar with him, he is a comedian and filmmaker best known for his work with the comedy act, Stella, and co-writing and directing “Wet Hot American Summer” and “Role Models.”

David Wain has a unique sense of humor that I don’t really find with a lot of other comedians. I’m tempted to use the phrase, “it’s so bad it’s good,” but I’m not sure if that’s fair. I mean, a lot of his jokes are often in poor taste, but they have a certain alternative flavor about them. In the end, I fine myself laughing like crazy, so I guess the comedian has achieved his goal.

The Result--- David Wain: Good Comedian!!

Here are some samples of his work.

http://www.davidwain.com/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MijUbQtW0cE

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=saoV5PXEynI

Oh and don’t ever go into a chat room and open with, “Wow, it’s been a weird day. I feel like David Wain.” You will get the weirdest reactions and a bunch of WTF’s. And yes I learned that the hard way. Who can blame me though?

QATFYG: Did you watch David Wain and the other guys in Stella? If you haven’t seen his movie “Role Models” already, will you? And what qualities does a truly great comedian or comedienne possess?

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