NIGHT IN KISMET
By Tom Licari
Fire Department hosted its annual “Comedy” night on June 27 at the
firehouse. The full house was
treated to beer, wine, camaraderie, and yes, comedy, featuring four of Long Island’s
own comics. With a particular
local twist to their routines, MC Rob Chioffi introduced Scotty Jay ( who has an East Coast following ),
Chris Roach ( the Green Pixel in the Cable TV commercials), Jim Gallagher ( who
has played Comedy Central ), and
Tim Homayoun an Iranian born comic (comics in Iran? Hmmmmm) and
former Saturday Night Live writer.
Judging from their size and routines all
of the comics had eating issues, except for Tim (Food is not an issue in Iran
apparently). Rob complained about affirmative
action, having lost a job at Curves, while Chris complained about the extra large fashions at Wal-Mart,
where the selection for “good luck getting laid clothes” left a bit to be desired. Rob pointed
out that “red wine prevents heart attacks and increased your chances of banging
a fat chick”. Chris’s facial expressions were as good (if not better) than the
jokes themselves. He just looked
funny. At the end Patty Romanzi
was the winner of the 50/50 drawing, and she deserved this, being one of the
(see Kismet Kolumn for more details)
Photos by Bradlee
Janet with her hand in the cookie jar
Are you stuck
in there? Get a chiropractor!
really liked it!
till I cried
Skee & Barbara polite ……
Barbara, not so much the other
& Joanie: We did it!
think it was funny?
SURPRISE PARTY FOR THIARRA SUGRUE
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY AND CONGRATULATIONS ON HER MBA
The husband Jimmy
The caterer Lynn
(did a great job)
Let me serve you
The hostess Emmie
Ryan with last minute decorations
The set up
Charlie just out
of the witness protection program – no pictures please, Phylis has his
Bikini Babes and
Patti, moments away from her Kismet Komedy night
The ever charming
Father & Child
OK, if you must….
But they just met………….
Host Jim , Pat
Who escaped to
play with Anna
Soirse (did I
spell that right?)
Meeting of the
coming!! (false alarm, Emmie said she “wasn’t this nervous since childbirth”)
literally tried to hide in the corner
Big “Thank You”
hug – the reward!
Emmy and Thiarra
“Oh, It was