Originally published with Paste Magazine on January 7, 2015.
From the look of disdain he wears on his face, Tom Segura might seem like another comic prone to rely on the lewd, crude and rude to get laughs. But just let him open his mouth and that impression quickly changes. It’s not that Segura’s stand-up doesn’t venture into crude territory—it most certainly does—but his simmering wit and acerbic storytelling reveal a more purposeful and hilarious comedic approach than someone concentrating exclusively on being crass for crassness’s sake. [Full article available at Paste Magazine.]