By Marissa Oberlander – Chicago Reader – November 10th, 2010

      During his 17-year run on Whose Line Is It, Anyway? (starting with the British original, then expanding to the American knockoff) this pompadoured actor and comedian has become known for his occasionally lowbrow one-liners. When asked for a phrase that could describe a truck but not a girlfriend, Proops replied, “Wow, you could fit four in there.” In his stand-up shows, he focuses his humorous rants and observations on pop culture and social ills – but after complaining about the election and explaining how Britney Spears gives his life meaning, he might talk at length about his imaginary pet ocelot. Proops knows his audience and adapts his energetic zingers accordingly.

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