KENILWORTH, NJ – John Mauro, aka ‘Yankee Dad’ who became an internet sensation overnight, continues to make people laugh all week telling bad dad jokes on 94.7 in celebration of Father's Day. With Kelly Ford, you can listen to Mauro every morning at 8:25 a.m. He says “The jokes are so bad you have to laugh or cry. But they will make you smile just when you need a smile.”
Mauro is best known for his short video his daughter Dani posted on Instagram of him trying to watch the Yankees and while being interrupted by his children. In just a couple of days, the video received over 2 million views and was also posted on the popular sports and pop culture blog Barstool Sports.
You can continue to watch Mauro's humorous antics on Instagram @johnmfmauro. Dani updates the account about two to three times a week. She stated, “its mostly light-hearted goofy content, but during this pandemic, he also posts tips about PPE with his comedic flair.”