World’s Strangest

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The Fartiste

We told you the story of Joseph Pujol, who made a good living by farting onstage in Paris over a hundred years ago. Now that story is a off-Broadaway musical! The Fartiste opened last week at Sofia’s Downstairs dinner theater. It might be lowbrow humor at its lowest, but it gets laughs. Why? Unfortunately the cast [...]

The Adventures of Eggplant

The following is an article from Uncle John’s Unstoppable Bathroom Reader. Mix reality TV and Japanese game shows and throw in the plot of The Truman Show, and you’ve got this unbelievable true story. MADE IN JAPAN In January 1998, a struggling 23-year-old standup comedian known only by his stage name Nasubi (Eggplant) heard about an audition for [...]