1. Todd Hanson, head writer and story editor of The Onion. TAL: The Tough Room

"…U.S.  Populace Lurches Methodically Through The Motions for Yet Another Day,"  "Study: Depression Hits Losers Hardest," "Utter Failure to Spend Rest  of the Day in Bed." I was actually in the photo in that last article. I  was the loser in the bed"
From And Here’s The Kicker: Coversations With 21 Top Humor Writers On Their Craft by Mike Sacks, Illustrations by Tae Won Yu

    Todd Hanson, head writer and story editor of The Onion. TAL: The Tough Room

    "…U.S. Populace Lurches Methodically Through The Motions for Yet Another Day," "Study: Depression Hits Losers Hardest," "Utter Failure to Spend Rest of the Day in Bed." I was actually in the photo in that last article. I was the loser in the bed"

    From And Here’s The Kicker: Coversations With 21 Top Humor Writers On Their Craft by Mike Sacks, Illustrations by Tae Won Yu

     
  2. Stephen Merchant: The Office, Extras and The Ricky Gervais Show
From And Here’s The Kicker: Coversations With 21 Top Humor Writers On Their Craft by Mike Sacks, Illustrations by Tae Won Yu

    Stephen Merchant: The Office, Extras and The Ricky Gervais Show

    From And Here’s The Kicker: Coversations With 21 Top Humor Writers On Their Craft by Mike Sacks, Illustrations by Tae Won Yu

     
  3. Harold Ramis: Caddyshack, Stripes, Ghostbusters…Groundhog Day!
From And Here’s The Kicker: Coversations With 21 Top Humor Writers On Their Craft by Mike Sacks, Illustrations by Tae Won Yu

    Harold Ramis: Caddyshack, Stripes, Ghostbusters…Groundhog Day!

    From And Here’s The Kicker: Coversations With 21 Top Humor Writers On Their Craft by Mike Sacks, Illustrations by Tae Won Yu

     
  4. Bob Odenkirk—father of the modern comedy nerd: Mr. Show, Ben Stiller Show, Tim & Eric, Tom Goes To The Mayor and on and on…
From And Here’s The Kicker: Coversations With 21 Top Humor Writers On Their Craft by Mike Sacks, Illustrations by Tae Won Yu

    Bob Odenkirk—father of the modern comedy nerd: Mr. Show, Ben Stiller Show, Tim & Eric, Tom Goes To The Mayor and on and on…

    From And Here’s The Kicker: Coversations With 21 Top Humor Writers On Their Craft by Mike Sacks, Illustrations by Tae Won Yu

     
  5. Robert Smigel—Lookwell!, Triumph!, TV Funhouse!, Zohan!, Dana Carvey Show
From And Here’s The Kicker: Coversations With 21 Top Humor Writers On Their Craft by Mike Sacks, Illustrations by Tae Won Yu