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Twelve Year-Old Ventriloquist Darci Lynne on America's Got Talent

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1. Tyra Banks?!?!?

2. The good thing about being in a community who loves puppetry is that you can always surprise someone. The majority of people I know- in real life or not- have a very good sense of humor when in comes to puppetry. You can always assure yourself that if a puppeteer/ventriloquist comes on these kinds of shows they will get LOTS of recognition, for example, Terry Fator, Paul Zerdin, Patsy May, etc...

3. Tyra Banks?!?!?

4. Interesting technique: She attached the right arm to the chin with a rod so whenever the head moves so does the arm, kind of like Big Bird's hands.

5. Tyra Banks?!?!?

6. Apparently she was on Little Big Shots UK.
 

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That was very adorable. That special surprise at the end was especially wonderful.

Now I want her to win the thing, just like Mr. Fator. :smile:
Don't forget Paul Zerdin!

If a 12 year old can enter with this talent, YOU CAN TOO!
 

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I guess I'm a few months late, but I don't watch these kind of shows, but I did come across this video on YouTube fairly recently and was pretty blown away. I was genuinely pleased.

She is extremely talented and her future looks bright.
 

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Oxford Dictionaries said:
joke
[jōk]
jest · witticism · quip · pun · play on words · gag · wisecrack · crack · one-liner · rib-tickler · knee-slapper · thigh-slapper · punch-line · groaner
VERB
jokes (third person present) · joked (past tense) · joked (past participle) · joking (present participle)
  1. make jokes; talk humorously or flippantly:
    "she could laugh and joke with her colleagues" · "“It's OK, we're not related,” she joked"
    synonyms: tell jokes · crack jokes · jest · banter · quip · wisecrack · josh · fool · fool around · play a trick · play a practical joke · tease · kid · fun · pull (someone's leg) · pull/jerk/yank someone's chain · make a monkey out of someone · put someone on
    • archaic
      poke fun at:
      "he was pretending to joke his daughter"

ORIGIN
late 17th cent. (originally slang): perhaps from Latin jocus ‘jest, wordplay.’
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