Best Bet: Laughter is the best medicine – audio included |

Best Bet: Laughter is the best medicine – audio included

Irreverent and sometimes over the top, Swami Beyondananda is joining up with local comedian Richard Stockton to make us laugh. Swami, whose humor has been described as comedy thinly disguised as wisdom (or is it the other way around?), and Stockton, notorious for his book, “Fondle the Fear,” plan to help their Miners Foundry audience “wake up and wise up.” It is indeed a double dose of cosmic comedy as two crafty veterans of pertinent and impertinent punch lines help people laugh their way through serious times and leave empowered under “a full head of esteem.”

Swami, who can be heard regularly on Thom Hartmann’s nationally syndicated radio show, wrote the book “Swami for Precedent: A 7-Step Plan to Heal the Body Politic and Cure Electile Dysfunction,” and his annual State of the Universe Address has appeared in such publications as “Magical Blend.”

Stockton has appeared in many A-list California comedy clubs and on dozens of national TV shows, including “Live From LA” and NBC’s “Friday Night.” His book is the basis for a TV show currently being produced by Comcast Television.

Get those endorphins going by enjoying a good laugh Friday at Miners Foundry in Nevada City.

Go online at (for Swami) and to for the other guy.

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