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No laughing matter: Survey ranks Atlanta as funnier than Chicago

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CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) -

Chicago is getting a lot of laughs in the latest ranking of the "funniest cities in America."

We're number two on the list, behind Atlanta. Los Angeles is ranked third, and New York comes in fifth. Rounding out the top 50 is Omaha.

Movoto.com ranked cities based on things like the number of comedy clubs and festivals, where comedians come from, and how many improv groups there are in town.

According to the site, Chicago has 123 comedy clubs, top improve groups, and big names such as Chris Farley, Bernie Mac, and Robin Williams.

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