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Laughter Matters – What Will The Wapakoneta Stoners Do

LISTEN TO IT HERE When I get finished with a show, if I am within four hours of home, I…

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Laughter Matters – One Small Step for Mankind

LISTEN TO IT HERE As I mentioned yesterday, the North Carolina license plate proclaims, “first in flight.” After taking over…

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Laughter Matters – Get the Hell Out of My Way

LISTEN TO IT HERE Last week I reconnected with a guy named Kent Hanan who I worked with at Russell…

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Laughter Matters – The Grand Wizard of Comedy

LISTEN TO IT HERE A few years ago we bought a new car.  When it came in, I was doing shows…

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Laughter Matters – There is No Waiting on Register 14

LISTEN TO IT HERE I have little patience on a good day and last Monday was not a good day. …

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Laughter Matters – I Spell Only Slightly Better Than the Chick-Fil-A Cows

LISTEN TO IT HERE Occasionally Twyla likes to put me in my place by dragging me into a game of…

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Laughter Matters – Management Monday

LISTEN TO IT HERE In a year when so much has been taken from us, leave it to our thoughtful,…

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Laughter Matters – Less Bitchin’, More Kitchen

LISTEN TO IT HERE A high school classmate of mine posted on Facebook, “When your woman is acting up, tell…

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Laughter Matters – What Goes On In That Pretty Head of Yours?

LISTEN TO IT HERE When Keith’s sister was in college, she asked me to go to Sonic with her for…

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I Cleaned My Hands Long Before It Became Fashionable

I’m a high functioning Obsessive-Compulsive, not like those people who can’t get out of the house because they’re constantly checking…

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Laughter Matters – Memorial Day

LISTEN TO IT HERE I’m sorry about yesterday’s, “Oh, who am I kidding, nothing matters.”  I’m handling this disruption surprisingly…

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Have a Great Summer

My wife, Twyla, is a public school art teacher and this week she began her summer vacation. She has seventy…

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Laughter Matters

Reduce stress and build successful, profitable organizations and businesses by helping people learn and experience how laughter matters.

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Known as the "World's Cleanest Comedian and Speaker," Kent helps people and associations learn and experience how laughter matters in reducing stress and building successful, profitable organizations.

Kent graduated from William Jewell College in Liberty, Missouri with a B.S. in Accounting. He survived five years in public accounting and twelve years as C.F.O. and C.E.O. of hospitals before becoming a professional speaker in 1997.

Kent is the author of the stress reduction book "Let It Go, Just Let It Go" and co-stars with Jan McInnis in the Baby Boomer Comedy Show, "Clean Comedy for People Born Before Seat Belts, Safety Helmets, and Facebook.

He has been heard on NPR's Talk of the Nation and Sirius Satellite radio.

Kent is the winner of the Branson Comedy Festival and has been seen on Comcast's comedy show, "Who's Laughing Now." His clean, stand-up comedy DVD-CD titled "Kent Rader: The Grand Wizard of Comedy" was released in 2014.