Constructing Comedy

This is a fantastic overview and breakdown of how Louis CK constructs a joke, from start to finish.

Take a look:

Understanding how creative folks put together their craft and how they execute it is intoxicating, in all the right ways. I love to understand the nuts, the bolts, the ins and outs of how creative folks make things look so easy… even when we know that it’s not.

This is why magic is so inspiring – after years, decades even, masters of magic make it look effortless, like breathing.