Author Archives: Michael Jagdeo

About Michael Jagdeo

My name's Michael Jagdeo, and I refuse to write about myself in the third person. I'm a Comedian from Toronto, Ontario, Canada. In addition to honing my stand-up comedy act, I maintain this blog and write the weekly comedy article for blogTO.com.

This Is What Happens When You Face Your Fears

Background: There are five comics and three audience members in the bar. Two of the audience members, a white girl and a tall black guy, appear to be a couple. Crowd Work/Improv – 0:00 – 1:01 Material – 1:01 – … Continue reading

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How to Grab Your Fuckin Balls and Overcome Your Fears

Disclaimer: This post will make more sense if you read this first.Dear Diary, Right as I was about to take the stage, the host whispered in my ear, Hey man, we’re running late; I don’t know you, and so I … Continue reading

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Getting Back On The Horse

Dear Diary, On June 2nd, I entered a comedy competition. Here’s the email I sent: It’s June 27th today, and I don’t even recognize the person who wrote that. Long story short, I’m back. Here’s my advice for anyone looking … Continue reading

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The Secret To Rapid Weight Loss

I’ve recently lost a bunch of fat and gained a lot of muscle. In fact, I’ve never been stronger in my entire life, and it all started with a picture of a dude on Instagram. It’s not what you think. … Continue reading

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This Is How My Mind Works

They say that great minds think alike. Some jokes start with sayings like that. OPPOSITENow, as a comedian, you’ll typically take the opposite stance, i.e. They say that great minds think alike…damn, I can’t think of a joke here. Let … Continue reading

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