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Organization [ edit ]
You may want to organize these by country. Just my two cents.
Rilr 12:04, 6 February 2006 (UTC)
Wikipedia:Notability (comedy) [ edit ]
Wikipedia:Notability (comedy) to help editors in deciding the notability of comedy- and humor-related articles. Please help hammer it into shape. -- Chris Griswold ( ) 09:01, 15 September 2006 (UTC) ☎ ☓
Who copied from who and forgot to credit them??
http://www.answers.com/topic/list-of-humorists —Preceding unsigned comment added by 18.104.22.168 ( talk • contribs)
Answers.com mirrors content from Wikipedia, therefore the list originates here, and is then shown there.
Dreaded Walrus 22:02, 19 January 2008 (UTC) t c
Alphabetical order [ edit ]
Is there any particular reason why these names are alphabetized by first name rather than last name? This seems unusual to me. –
BMRR ( talk) 01:08, 12 October 2010 (UTC)
Seems unusual to me too. I favor re-ordering by last name. --
Born2cycle ( talk) 18:05, 1 November 2010 (UTC)
Hmmm... I wonder if there is an automated way to fix this... or will I have to wait for a rainy day and just do it manually... –
BMRR ( talk) 18:23, 14 April 2011 (UTC)
Done Big thanks to User:Rannpháirtí anaithnid for fixing the alphabetical order! – BMRR ( talk) 00:52, 14 September 2011 (UTC)
Criteria? [ edit ]
I like this list, but some names are a bit puzzling: I would have thought that
Jimmy Carr and Bill Hicks were primarily stand-up comics, they seem a out of place here. Not sure about George Carlin either. Tigerboy1966 ( talk) 08:24, 6 November 2011 (UTC)
Should Jesus Christ be on this list?
22.214.171.124 ( talk) 05:02, 5 January 2014 (UTC)
Add Larry Thompson humorist to list [ edit ]
Should not Larry Thompson (humorist) be in the list of humorists?
Fleejoseph ( talk) 06:29, 9 May 2017 (UTC)
@No need. The Fleejoseph: Larry Thompson already listed on the page is Larry Thompson (humorist). Shortsword ( talk) 13:46, 9 May 2017 (UTC)