Facing the fear of death

Billy Connolly says the best way to deal with a fear of death is to laugh in its face.

Billy Connolly talks down death using comedy, BBC Scotland

Comedian Billy Connolly says he uses comedy as a way of coping with his fear of illness and death. The Glasgow born comic, who is 78, has Parkinson’s disease and prostate cancer. He discusses his approach in a BBC documentary about comedy, made for BBC Scotland last year. In that, … Read more