Steven Wright barely tries at all. No-one, inside the world of comedy or outside, has a better deadpan than Steven Wright. That wry monotone is by itself an art form that no one else can master. But he uses it in service of one-liners that, at their best, are amazingly clever epigrams that one doesn't get immediately but makes up for lost time in laughter once it sinks in.
Steven Wright is one of the greats. Here are ten of his best.