Entries by Gordy Pratt

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25 years of Gratitude, I mean Prattitude

2015 marks my 25th Anniversary making a living as an entertainer on the lone prai-ree where the coyotes howl, etc. I’ve been very lucky. People ask me what I do, I tell ’em I drive. So far, I’ve logged 783,4523 miles; 4,037 shows; 8,045 jokes that no one laughed at (and, luckily; 24,000 they did); […]

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The Twelve Days of Christmas

Hey Gordy, are you going to do The Twelve Days of Christmas thing, you know that thing you do with all the stuff? That’s funny! I can’t tell you the number of times I’ve heard that. The routine was gifted to me by Ken Sonkin from San Fransisco. He created it while he was still […]

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Laughter Is the Best Medicine

I’ve been making people laugh my whole life. Laughing at me, laughing with me, I don’t care. (See photos) Why am I laughing in these pictures? What am I laughing at? What’s so funny? My performance motto is: Make’m laugh, make’m cry and make’m laugh so hard they cry. I’ve always felt if you can get people to laugh […]

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Rotary Reenactment

When Linda Peterson, former owner of Grelind Printing, asked me to perform for theDistrict Rotary Conference in October I was very flattered. She’s the current president of the District and someone I’ve known for forever (we were both embarrassed trying to figure out just how long that was). She was the face of grace for […]