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Brian Edmund Posehn (born July 5, 1966) is an American stand-up comedian and actor, known for performing with other comics such as Creator/PattonOswalt, Zach Galifiniakis, and Maria Bamford, among others, as well as appearing in a number of movies, TV sitcom ''Series/JustShootMe'', animated series like ''WesternAnimation/MissionHill'' and ''WesternAnimation/SymBionicTitan'' and games like ''VideoGame/MinecraftStoryMode''.

He became the co-writer of SelfDemonstrating/{{Deadpool}}'s most recent ongoing series as part of the Marvel NOW! relaunch in 2013.

!!This comedian contains examples of:

* BerserkButton: Parodied in his [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NBYZPpzcecc bit]] about "Nerd Rage".
* DeadpanSnarker
* HeterosexualLifePartners: With Creator/PattonOswalt.
* OneOfUs: He's not only a nerd, he's a [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9xYL2nF1Vow metalhead]] too.
* PokeThePoodle: His [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kjthP7AmpUA bit]] about "Yelling Stuff".
* SelfDeprecation: A staple in his stand-up act.
-->There are certain activities that are just out of the question when you look like me. Like night-shoveling.
* TheStoner