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Chapter 2. Self-Confidence and the Abili... > “Savers” and “Cover-ups” Can Save th...

“Savers” and “Cover-ups” Can Save the Day

Cover-ups

Most “ad-libs” aren’t really spontaneous. Professional comedians memorize good come-backs beforehand. These come-backs are known in the humor trade as “cover-ups” and “savers”.


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