Sammy Obeid

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Sammy K. Obeid is an American writer and stand-up comedian. He has released one comedy album, Get Funny or Die Tryin. His comedy is known for its "analytic style full of wordplay, clever misdirection and ethnic humor riffing on his Middle Eastern roots (he’s Lebanese-American)".[1]

Obeid has been featured on America's Got Talent, Conan and Last Comic Standing. He is perhaps best known for performing 1,000 nights of comedy in a row, a current world record.[2]


  1. ^ Zinoman, John (September 20, 2013). "Wake Up, Be Funny, Do it Again 999 Times". The New York Times. Retrieved 10 October 2016.
  2. ^ William-Ross, Lindsay (August 30, 2013). "1,000 Days Of Stand-Up: Comedian Sammy Obeid On His Epic Quest". LAist. Archived from the original on 5 November 2017. Retrieved 10 October 2016.