Some stuff you should know about Emo!
• Emo started his career in Chicago in 1976, when he was twenty years old.
• He has performed over 6000 times throughout the English-speaking world (including a multi-week run at the Playhouse Theater in London's West End).
• Jay Leno once described Emo as "the best joke writer in America," and he considered by many, including "Weird Al" Yankovic, as one of the funniest people on the planet.
• Emo has had award-winning comedy albums, several cable specials (including an hour-long one on HBO), and many appearances on network television, in both America and the UK.
• He notable appeared as the table-saw demonstrator in the1989 Comedy “UHF.”
• He has lent his distinctive voice to animated TV shows such as “Doctor Katz” and “Home Movies,” but stand-up remains his first and one true love.
RT @alyankovic: I’m just outside of Buffalo, NY, enjoying one of America’s natural wonders (@EmoPhilips). https://t.co/QeT492ePDY