Congrats to my Magnet Theater friend and former improv coach, Alex Marino, for getting hired to write for the Daily Show! Alex is a tremendous improviser and improv coach, and an incredibly nice person (but still funny!) who deserves heaping 55-gallon drums of success.
Speaking of making it in comedy, have you ever wondered how much money folks in the comedy world make? Well, the website Sidesplitter put up a nice overview that you can read due to the magic of the internet. (Click away and dream!)