Clowns of America International has stated that the country is seeing a shortage of clowns; CoAI President Glen Kohlberger has said that the shortage is due to declining interest, higher standards and older clowns passing away. He goes on to say in an interview with New York Daily News that it is very difficult getting the younger generations interested in the clown profession.

Read more about the Clown Shortage from the Orlando Sentinel.

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