Harry Terjanian, winner of the 2013 Andy Kaufman Award

Above (left to right): Andy Kaufman Award winners Harrison Greenbaum (2010), Harry Terjanian (2013), Michael Kaufman, Marcus Monroe (2012), Nick Vatterott (2011). You may have heard about the 2013 Andy Kaufman Awards. Mostly you heard, saw and read about a young woman walking onstage and introducing herself to Michael Kaufman, Andy’s brother, as Andy’s 24-year-old daughter (who would have been born to him in hiding a few years after Andy would have had to have faked his own death). What about the actual competition, though? As I also initially reported, Harry Terjanian emerged victorious after several years of competing...

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