Jimmy Tingle

Jimmy Tingle is regarded as one of the top social and political humorists in America. He has worked as a stand-up comic, producer, writer, actor, filmmaker and commentator from the early 1980’s to the present day. Tingle worked for two seasons with “60 Minutes II” on CBS as the humorist/commentator in the Andy Rooney spot. He’s been seen as a contributor and satirist for MSNBC and has appeared on The Tonight Show, CNN, Conan O’Brien, as well as his own HBO comedy special. He has also been a guest on NPR’s Fresh Air with Terry Gross and was the US correspondent on The Strategic Humor Initiative with Sir David Frost and The BBC. In 2010, Tingle earned a master’s degree from Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government and was selected to give the graduate address at Harvard’s 2010 commencement ceremony.