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Paul Mooney

Paul Mooney

Feb 10th 2017 @ B.B. King Blues Club & Grill

New York, NY
I Was There
Friday, February 10th, 2017
8:00 PM
B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
237 West 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036-7201
8 RSVPs
Mr. Paul Mooney was born in Louisiana and grew up in Oakland, California. As a youth, he literally ran away from home and joined the Charles Gody Circus, going down in history as the first African-American ringmaster. He was always writing comedy. He says "When I was Ringmaster, I was doing jokes I thought were funny." An activist, philosopher, anti-drug cruasder, comedian, author, actor, recording artist, and nutritionist, Dick Gregory was on the frontline in the '60s during the Civil Rights era. Today he continues to be a "drum major for justice and equality."