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... His favorite mode was the "sentimental comedy," which combines domestic plots, rhetorical enforcement of moral precepts, and comic humor ... Cumberland first essayed sentimental comedy in The Brothers (1769) ... the production of Cumberland's second comedy The West-Indian (1771) ...
... Albert Ranft who in the early 20th century staged a large number of French and British comedy plays ... had personal contact with many of the most popular European comedy playwrights at the time, including George Bernard Shaw, and successfully had a great number of contemporary comedy plays translated and ...
... Weingarten May 28, 1918 – July 18, 1990) was a Canadian comedian and comedy writer best known for his work as part of the comedy duo Wayne and Shuster alongside ... Toronto and attended Harbord Collegiate Institute, where he met his future comedy partner, and later the University of Toronto ...
... Emmy Awards Outstanding Comedy Series (1999–2005) 7 nominations Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series Ray Romano (1999–2003, 2005) 6 nominations Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series ...
... The Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album was awarded from yearly 1959 to 1993 and then from 2004 to present day ... several minor changes to the name of the award over this time From 1959 to 1967 it was Best Comedy Performance From 1968 to 1991 it was known as Best Comedy ... In 1994 the award was restricted to spoken word comedy albums and moved into the "spoken" field ...
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“Commuterone who spends his life
In riding to and from his wife;
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And then rides back to shave again.”
—E.B. (Elwyn Brooks)
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—W.H. (Wystan Hugh)