Comedian Comes to Town

A stand up comedian entertained an audience at North Central College’s Pfeiffer Hall.

Jim Gaffigan stopped by as part of his book tour for “Dad Is Fat,” a funny read about the joys and horrors of living with five young children in a two-bedroom apartment in Manhattan.

“I didn’t want this book to be like a ‘I hate my kids book,’ and I didn’t want it to be all sappy ‘I love my kids,’” said Gaffigan. “I wanted it to be a book that could stand on its own whether you have kids or not. We were all kids at one point.”

Gaffigan is best known for comedy bits on being lazy and the joys of unhealthy food, like Hot Pockets.

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