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Audio: Comedian Ben Gran
Audio: Comedian Ben Gran

He used to be a speechwriter and a former employee of a big-time, downtown Des Moines financial institution…but traded it all in for a life of stand-up comedy!

You can catch Ben performing Saturday night at the Stoner Theater. Get your tickets here!

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