Pronunciation: ?v?l-n(?-)r?-b?l, ?v?l-n?r-b?l
Etymology: Late Latin vulnerabilis, from Latin vulnerare to wound, from vulner-, vulnus wound; probably akin to Latin vellere to pluck, Greek oul? wound
from Merriam Webster online dictionary
1 : capable of being physically or emotionally wounded
2 : open to attack or damage : assailable
3 : liable to increased penalties but entitled to increased bonuses after winning a game in contract bridge.
The videos below feature to very funny people who carry a real vulnerability in every nuance, each move, and by their very presence.
|Christopher Crosby “Chris” Farley (February 15, 1964 – December 18, 1997)
Mitchell Lee “Mitch” Hedberg (February 24, 1968 – March 29, 2005)
Do you see it? Suggest other comedians you find vulnerable and I will try to include them in future posts about Comedy and Vulnerability.