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Does Homeless Comedian Have What it Takes? You Decide

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By FOX 11 Reporter Gina Silva

I met Elzie Alexander on Skid Row today. He's been homeless for more 13 years but he's never given up on his dream of someday making it in the entertainment industry. Alexander has come up with what he calls an awesome invention called 'Pick a Joke'. It's audience interactive comedy. He gave me a short sample.

He stopped me and asked me please get his message to the public. I pulled out my iPhone and promised to put his video on YouTube and other social media. So here it is. What do you think?? Should he audition for America's Got Talent?

 

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