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Jimmy Tingle’s Political Ambitions Were No Joke

Local comedian and satirist Jimmy Tingle ran for office for lieutenant governor in September, and while he ultimately came up short in the race, his campaign was no joke.

Tingle will be in Wellfleet on Dec. 28 and in Beverly on Dec. 29 performing his standup show "Why Would A Comedian Run For Office?" He joined Jim Braude with the answer.

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