Published: Jun 22, 2012 2:38 PM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla. He's been called one of the most original stand up comics in the country, and his performances leave audiences laughing in tears.
     There's no mistaking Michael Blackson for any other comedian when he takes the stage.
   And this weekend he is at Off the Hook Comedy Club in Marco Island,   but first he joins me live in the studio.