Paul, who is performing at the Punchline in Sac all weekend, talks about writing for Leno and The Daily Show, and getting into comedy after getting a law degree at Georgetown.
LAUNCESTON, AUSTRALIA - MAY 19: Television personality Paul Mercurio smiles at the Produce Of Heaven launch May 19, 2008 in Launceston, Australia. The Produce of Heaven Company was launched in Launceston, and it currently has 55 businesses as contributors in the region and up to 200 farmers. The produce from the company in North West Tasmania is being promoted as pesticide free ? ?green? food, which has attracted interest in exports from Taiwan, Hong Kong, India and Dubai markets. (Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)Paul Mercurio (Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)