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TBO.com Writes About Comedian John Jacobs

TBO.com Writes About Comedian John Jacobs

Cigar City comedian John Jacobs was the subject of a new article in the Tampa Tribune where he discusses the ups and downs of comedy and entertainment.  John has been working diligently to expand the stand-up comedy scenein Tampa Bay, which he outlines in his conversation with tbo.com's Paul Guzzo.

Cigar City Comedy Awarded 'Best of the Bay' by Creative Loafing Staff

Cigar City Comedy Awarded 'Best of the Bay' by Creative Loafing Staff

When Creative Loafing held its annual Best of the Bay 2015 award ceremony last night, few were surprised to see Cigar City Comedy among the list of winners.  Over the past few years, Cigar City Comedy has established itself as the gold standard for comedic entertainment in Central Florida.  The talented group of entertainers has already produced an MTV reality icon (John Jacobs), 2014's Florida's Funniest Comedian (JB Ball), and a social media superstar featured by Ellen DeGeneres, Jimmy Kimmel, Playboy, and Funny Or Die (Matt Fernandez), as well as numerous nationally-recognized standup comedians.

Best Weirdest Place to See Comedy:  Cigar City Comedy Night on the Rooftop

Best Local Stand-Up Comic:  J.B. Ball

How Comedian Mona Chiarizio Stays Blazed: Blazer Tip Everyone Should Know

How Comedian Mona Chiarizio Stays Blazed:  Blazer Tip Everyone Should Know

I'm a female comic and I wear blazers.  A lot of blazers.  I know what you are thinking, "Wow! That's a ton of dry cleaning.  She must be rich or Korean."  Well, you're partially right.  I am Korean, but only half...So the discount isn't always guaranteed (j/k about the discount.... wink, wink Ajumma)

Travel Tips From an Oversure Educated American

It’s summertime, so many of you will be going on vacation – some even internationally. I myself have been in Japan for a month so you could say I’m worldly as fuck. Based on this past month, I’ve assembled some travel tips for those of you about to go into a foreign country.