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Dana Gould Quote

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dana gould quote

“Reality shows – People who aren’t actors, are put into situations by people who aren’t writers. They are reacting in a way they think you would like to see them behave if this was a real situation, which it is not, and you are passively observing it. You are watching an amateur production of nothing.” ~ Stand-up comedian and comedy writer, Dana Gould

Check out his great podcast.

 

Can’t Make This Stuff Up…

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I’m always delighted to see an actual person’s last name be ironic.

In this NY Time article about people who believe in a “gay cure,” one of the therapists who performs the “anti-gay treatment” is named David Pickup. Mr Pickup is also an officer of the National Association for Research and Therapy of Homosexuality.