Plus Size Comedian Melissa Hager Performs Online

Around Michigan, comics are finding different ways to bring the funny online and even make a little money doing it.   Frankenmuth’s Melissa Hager launched the Comedy Series as a touring live series back in May of 2016, taking shows to bars and restaurants around Michigan. The pandemic brought that to a halt but she's turned it into a weekly online program, featuring three comics -- including national names such as Jackie Fabulous from "America's Got Talent," Jen Kober from HBO's "The Righteous Gemstones" and David Dryer -- plus herself as host, with a $9 per household ticket. "I would say it pales in comparison to a live comedy show," Hager -- who cracks that she's spending days with "two [...]

Q&A with Randi M. Sherman the Author of BIG & Fabulous, The Life and Times of Brenda Cankles.

Official Book Release:  Feb 1, 2017 If you’re looking for a good read, look no further- BIG and Fabulous, The life and Times of Brenda Cankles is exactly what you’re looking for! If you have ever struggled with body image, this book will take you for a ride. Brenda is bold, hilarious, and will make you feel like she has walked in your shoes. I was thoroughly entertained! The time for BIG & Fabulous, The Life and Times of Brenda Cankles is now! The emphasis is on positive body image, Big & Fabulous is a truly entertaining story that’s strongly written, funny, insightful and bitingly smart. Inside it’s covers, readers will find no shortage of acidly hilarious accounts of the highs and lows [...]

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