San Francisco comedian and student balances jokes with grades


SF State student leaves the city cracking up with jokes that hit close to home. Zach Chiappellone, 24, gets his material from observing what goes on around him. “I’m a true believer fact is funnier than fiction,” said Chiappellone.┬áKeeping busy by performing stand-up all around San Francisco, Chiappellone said he hopes to turn his passion into a career one day. “If I can pay rent and do comedy then my dream had come true,” said Chiappellone.