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Nominated for: BEST Local Comedian
f laughter is what you want, then Ralph Porter is what you need. Born in San Francisco, California, then moving to Seattle, Washington, Ralph got his start doing stand up comedy in Anchorage, Alaska. Becoming the first local comic to win the Anchorage Laugh Off Comedy Competition, three years straight. '92-'93-'94. Then moving back to the Washington area in 1995, Ralph became a presence at the world's famous Seattle Comedy Underground. Working with some of the best comedians in the business, Sinbad, George Lopez, Tommy Davison, Mark Curry just to name a few, Ralph became the talk of the town. Ralph claims to be "almost famous" . He is still working on that title. He hosts " Ha Ha Tuesday" at Jazzbones in Tacoma, Washington. Comedians from all around visit the club. Bill Hutchens of The News Tribune says, " IF JAZZBONES IS A COMEDY SOUP, PORTER IS THE CHEF. " Laughter is the best medicine, Ralph is known to make you laugh. So add laughter to your life. See you at the show.