Stand Up comedy is now growing roots and bearing fruits in India. It has tremendous potential to burst open about problems we face and the ones that go unnoticed. It is more formidable than the veiled political opposition. The print and television media are more or less being portraying agenda than issues. In such times, stand up comedy can come up as an alternative for it. The book is a discussion on how can it do so and a subtle dive in present and past of Indian and international stand up comedy as a whole.