Is It Funny? Episode 5 – Boring

This episode explores boredom. Actually, boring people. Boring people in real life are terrible, but in comedy boring people can be really funny.

We spend our lives trying to avoid boredom but isn’t it true that some of the funniest moments in comedy come from boring people? Or are they really boring? What makes a boring person funny? What makes a boring person boring? What has Henri Bergson to do with all this? Warning contains: Uncle Colm, Arthur Grole, Eric Olthwaite and more boring people. 

Listen here.