Mort Sahl

Mort Sahl: Shaping Laughter

About Mort Sahl

“Will Rogers…used to come out with a newspaper and pretend he was a yokel criticizing the intellectuals who ran the government. I come out with a newspaper and pretend I’m an intellectual making fun of the yokels running the government.” In his trademark V-neck sweater, with the day’s newspaper tucked under his arm, Mort Sahl […]