Ron White Interview
For over three years Ron White has been a fixture on “The Blue Collar Comedy Tour,” he has also appeared on “Comedy Central Presents.” Ron’s latest CD, Drunk In Public, is consistently ranked high on the Billboard’s Independent Albums chart.
You’re always touring, what’s been your worst travel experience?
On September 11th in 2001, I was on my way to NYC to do the Conan O’Brien show…..you know the rest of the story.
Do you have a favorite place to perform?
Do you remember your worst gig?
If you could go barhopping with any celebrity who would it be?
Describe yourself in three words.
Big, Fat, Funny
Do you have a favorite memory from growing up in Texas?
Watching football with my father.
What’s the dumbest question the press has asked you?
Do you have a favorite memory from growing up in Texas-……..
What’s the best thing about being Ron White?
Making people laugh.
Do you have a motto or quote that you live by?
Git-R-Done, no wait that’s not me.
If there were a Ron White movie, whom would you want to play yourself?
Do you have a favorite joke?
Yes, but you are too young to hear it.
What comedians have influenced you?
Bill Hicks, Bill Cosby and Sam Kinison
Do you have any advice for up and coming comedians?
Buy a pen
What advice would you like to give to America’s high school students?
Don’t try life the way I did because it won’t work.
For more info on Ron White, please check out his website: www.tatersalad.com