Have you ever heard Humorous stories about Jesus?
Finding humorous stories in everyday life situations is what Michael Jr. does best. The truly refreshing thing is he does it in a way that is very funny without being vulgar or coarse. So much of comedy today relies on shock value for laughs. It’s a refreshing change to laugh at the absurdity of a situation and the commonality of human experience, instead of laughing because of something shocking that cheapens humor.
There are humorous stories, common experiences that bring everyone together. Michael Jr. has found incredibly humorous ways of bringing those to his audiences in a clean way. Often compared to Bill Cosby, it is a comparison that doesn’t bother Michael Jr. in the least. In fact, he finds the comparison flattering.
With years of experience in making people laugh and entertaining them, Michael Jr.’s comedy shows up in places that other comedians may not even think of going. Helping people laugh, even when they are facing seemingly insurmountable odds is the best gift found in the unique and mischievous humor of Michael Jr.
He has performed for young people who are at risk, people in prisons, those in homeless shelters, as well as for students and staff at famous universities like the University of Alabama, Notre Dame and the University of Massachusetts. He’s performed for those who have made a good life decisions by attending college and for those who are down on their luck due to unfortunate circumstances or unwise choices. He’s made appearances on television shows ranging from the Tonight Show with Jay Leno, to specials on Comedy TV and Comedy Central.
Michael Jr. uses an easygoing, conversational approach in his humor which instantly puts people into a comedy frame of mind. Often times, people laugh uproariously at his humor, then realize later that it was free from cursing and vulgar references so common in humor today.
Similar life situations and life experiences connect us all at a human level. Michael Jr. provides a uniquely funny view of our shared world. Laughter has so many health benefits and can help people get through those stress-filled circumstances in their lives. No matter what our life situation is, we all have the common need for laughter.
Laughter has the power to uplift and inspire people and can often help them to get through tough life situations. Being able to effectively deliver humorous stories is a gift, one that Michael Jr. shares freely with others. People who have seen Michael Jr. perform live often leave having been moved by his philanthropic spirit and his passion for excellence.