Richard Jeni : 1962-2007 Published March 12, 2007 Reading time: 0 minutes. Richard Jeni, one of my favorite comedians, died this weekend from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. One of his best routines is Jaws 4. Really funny stuff. I also recommend the Political Parties routine. Great stuff. I don't have comments enabled on this site, but I'd love to talk with you about this article on Twitter. Follow me and say hi.