Ritch Shydner has performed as a standup comedian for over twenty-five years, with appearances on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson and Jay Leno, and The David Letterman Show. He has written for many TV shows, including "Roseanne," and HBO's "Mind of the Married Man." You can learn more about Ritch at (http://www.ritchshydner.com)

Ritch along with Mark Schiff, another veteran standup comic and TV writer,  put together the recently relesed book, "I Killed: True Stories of the Road from America's Top Comics."

Learn more about the book at: ( http://www.standupstories.com )

Ritch's Op-Ed on Michael Richards Click here.