Mo Rocca – A young imagination is bold…

A young imagination is bold, likes to make bigger leaps. It likes to, well, imagine…


“A young imagination is bold, likes to make bigger leaps. It likes to, well, imagine that the dustbuster is a dinosaur that the computer mouse is a hotrod that the box is a cave that the rawhide is a torch… or a baton… or something.”
-Mo Rocca

Mo Rocca – When it comes to war…

When it comes to war, we focus more on the mainstream coverage of the event…


“When it comes to war, we focus more on the mainstream coverage of the event, rather than the event itself. People dying is never funny. Protest puppets are always funny.”
-Mo Rocca

Mo Rocca – I think that Obama is…

I think that Obama is very cool. And I think he’s clever, and I think…


“I think that Obama is very cool. And I think he’s clever, and I think he can be witty. But I don’t think he’s funny in either the way that Reagan was funny – or John McCain and Dick Cheney are both funny in that ruthless, kind of mean way.”
-Mo Rocca

Mo Rocca – I love the excess of…

I love the excess of Christmas. The shopping season that begins in September, the bad…


“I love the excess of Christmas. The shopping season that begins in September, the bad pop star recordings of Christmas carols, the decorations that don’t know when to come down.”
-Mo Rocca

Mo Rocca – I love Christmas. Frosty the…

I love Christmas. Frosty the Snowman, peace on Earth and mangers, Salvation Army bell ringers…


“I love Christmas. Frosty the Snowman, peace on Earth and mangers, Salvation Army bell ringers and reindeer, the movie ‘Meet Me in St. Louis,’ office parties and cookies.”
-Mo Rocca

Mo Rocca – The most important thing is…

The most important thing is to write material that YOU think is funny. If you…


“The most important thing is to write material that YOU think is funny. If you don’t think it’s funny, but you’re convinced that other people will think it is, well they won’t.”
-Mo Rocca