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George Wallace’s show at the Flamingo Resort and Casino has earned him the title of “The New Mr. Las Vegas.” For nearly a decade, Las Vegas residents and visitors can’t get enough of George’s “People Say Stupid Things” antics.  But there’s more to the comedy veteran that you may not know from his show alone.  Here are five things that you may not know about George Wallace:

-George has degrees in transportation and marketing from the University of Akron.

-He was named “Best Stand-Up Comedian" at the 1995 American Comedy Awards.

-He shares the same name with an Alabama segregationist.

-George served as the Best Man in Jerry Seinfeld’s wedding.

-He was a writer for the “The Redd Foxx Show.”

George will be featured this weekend, August 30-Septmeber 2 at the Laugh Factory in Chicago. For tickets and more information click here: The Laugh Factory-Chicago

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