Jon Blair

Jon Blair is a writer and sketch comedian best known for his work on This Hour Has 22 Minutes and his 5 year tenure with Toronto sketch comedy mainstay The Sketchersons. He recently won the Stand Up and Pitch pilot competition at Just For Laughs, and the prestigious Bag of Beer award for best newcomer at Montreal Sketchfest.

Latest from Jon Blair

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Upload your consciousness and live forever

It's not like you were going to retire anyway.
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A letter home from the Space Force

In the future, wartime in space is a lonely affair.
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Which billionaire's planet do you want to live on?

In the future, you can either live on Jeff Bezos' planet or Elon Musk's.
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I robbed those banks as a joke

Recounting the very first time satire was used as a legal defence for a bank robbery.
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Love developed on the Internet

Two accounts meet on Twitter and love is born.
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A new show that tells you how right you are

You're Right with Greg Photon became the number one late night comedy show.
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Send all the jerks to Mars

When people moved to Mars, they ended up burning some bridges.
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We NEED America to make jokes about Canada

Our national thirstiness hit critical mass.
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Turned out the aliens had been trying to make contact for 80 years

The aliens just couldn't manage to get through to the government.
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Running into your robot ex-girlfriend

It's awkward to run into your ex. Maybe even more so if they're a sex robot.
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I'm pretty smart, aren't I? Why don't I have more money?

CNE 2022 is where the first thought to speech interface debuted.
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We're running out of people to be Batman

By the mid-2020's, it was undeniable: We were running out of people to be Batman.
DOUBLE THE DIGEST

FINALLY! Riverdale showrunner promises 'way, way more hamburger sh*t' in season 2

Jughead fans rejoice!
KNIFE STRIFE

Knife-sharpening guy projects record summer of disappointing children

With the end of August just a week away, local knife sharpener Goran Lazarov is already predicting a record summer for his business
HERE COMES THE PM

Feral prime minister stalks countryside in search of weddings to ruin

The RCMP is warning soon-to-be-wed couples and their loved ones to be on the lookout for a mysterious threat stalking the Canadian outdoors.