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Comedy, The Trap of Good Enough

Being ‘good enough’ is a trap if it stops you wanting to get better,
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How to Hire a Hypnotist for Your Football Club

How To Hire A Hypnotist for Your Football / Netball Club Having a comedy hypnotist at your club function or awards night is a popular choice. But if you’ve never booked an act like that before, you might be wondering how to go about it. It is not very hard to do. Make Contact Make Contact and Request a Price and Availability. The main thing is to contact the act you are interested in and check that they re available and what they would charge.
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Why Are Most Comedians So Mean?

Why are so many comedians rude, mean or offensive? I’m not talking about touching on mildly uncomfortable topics, but rather the all too common practise of being rude or demeaning to one group or another. The reason is simple and is has to do with two things, skill and fear. To write a lot of good clean material that is super funny is hard work. It takes genuine skill and considerable effort.
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Videos from Some Shows - Excerpts and Fun

Georgie Porgie Linton Screamo Apollo Bay - Doona Diamond Creek - Going Down .
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Portland Football Club Videos

Portland Excerpts Hot Cold smelly Portland Rap Air Guitar Hot Cold Smelly Part 2
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7 Reasons Your Fundraiser Tickets Aren’t Selling

You’ve got a great fundraiser. People are going to have an absolute blast. But they don’t seem to be buying your tickets. Here are some of the reasons why that could be. 1. You’re Relying On Social Media Social media is great. You can sit at home and post stuff online. Done right you can get lots of people to click on, or to like what you post online. You can really get the idea that you’re going to have a sellout night.
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2019 Some Radio Spots

Links to several radio spots from 2019. ABC Statewide Drive in Ballarat with Nicole Chvastek. GerardVInterview.mp3 Roccy FM Young NSW. GERARDROCCY_01.mp3 2LF Young NSW. GERARD2LF_01.mp3
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Kia Kaha - Stay Strong

Kia Kaha is a Maori phrase meaning to “be strong, keep going”. It is often used to encourage people who are faced with a challenge or difficulty. It also implies that the person offering the encouragement has faith in and believes the person they are encouraging has the capability to meet the challenge even if it may be tough. In Seido karate and other styles they use the Japanese phrase “Osu!
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How Does Stage Hypnotism Work?

Is Stage Hypnosis Real? Summary (TL;DR) Hypnosis is real: Wikipedia Stage hypnotists are good at selecting the most easily hypnotised subjects It is easy to get good volunteer subjects so fakes are not needed The Hypnotist will quickly dismiss unresponsive or troublesome people By carefully choosing suggestions the hypnotist can make the subjects more and more compliant Even though a few claim they weren’t “under” its obvious to the audience that they were doing things they wouldn’t normally do.
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Peter Powers Mesmerized

Yahoo and a Channel 7 TV’s ambitious TV series lasted exactly one episode and was canceled. The idea was to have hypnotist Peter Powers front a show where he got people under hypnosis to do outrageous and (in my view) tacky or rude actions for the amusement of others. This is the “cheap shot” that TV loves - and while those TV producers might have thought it clever, clearly the audiences have had enough of poor taste shows and the humiliation of others.