Practitioner of the Deadly Art of Comedy, Sam Tripoli views comedy as a calling rather a profession. It’s a passion that he’s been preaching to audiences at comedy clubs across the country and on television, including Comedy Centrals’ Premium Blend”(receiving only one of two standing ovations in the history of the show), a frolicsome turn as a male escort for E! Entertainment’s Party @ the Palms, The Late Late Show on CBS, Comic Unleashed and as a co-host of Spike TV’s Wide World of Spike, a comedy-action cult classic. On stage he’s a force of nature, pacing the stage like a cyclone of funny as he questions authority and the conventions of our society one moment, then earnestly expresses his affinity for the bizarre the next. His comedy has no limits – its whatever he’s thinking about, and that’s usually what everyone else is thinking about, even though sometimes we don’t like to admit to it. “I like to think of myself as the little voice in everyone’s head, except I have a microphone and I’m funnier,” Sam says.