Thirty-six-year-old Matt Braunger is the most successful stand-up comedian to come out of Portland. He's performed his weird, everyman style on The Late Show with David Letterman, Comedy Central Presents, and as a cast member on MADtv. Though that last credit originally scared me off, when I saw Braunger's set at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival—a festival he helped create—I was pleasantly surprised. By awkwardly twisting familiar ideas, Braunger resonates with both comedy snobs and mainstream America. ANDREW R TONRY Read our interview with Matt Braunger here.
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