Get ready to laugh until your cheeks hurt when Paul Mecurio hits The Comic Strip. Paul was working as a corporate lawyer and investment banker when he got his unconventional start to comedy. After a chance meeting with Jay Leno, he was hired to write jokes for "The Tonight Show" which eventually led to leaving Wall Street to pursue comedy full time. Some career highlights include working on "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart", "The Colbert Report", "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert", "CBS Sunday Morning" and performing in his own "Comedy Central Special". Check out his podcast, "2 Chairs and a Microphone" where he interviews guests like Paul McCartney, Bryan Cranston and Neil de Grasse Tyson.