From Jon Tattrie of Metro:
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“The first funny writing Albert Howell did was for his 1,000-word application to law school. He wrote: ‘I like law becauseÃ¢â‚¬Â¦’ He then realized that he in fact did not like law, and decided to become a TV comedy screenwriter instead. Today, he puts his political science degree to good use writing for CBC’s This Hour Has 22 Minutes, but it was a long trek to get there. In the early years, he put the ‘free’ in ‘freelance.'” Read more.