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Dave Foley’s new album ‘Relatively Well’ is an engaging mix of bitter and funny (Review)

Dave Foley’s new album ‘Relatively Well’ is an engaging mix of bitter and funny (Review)

By | October 7, 2013 at 12:02 pm | One comment

Sometimes, when I’m out sharing a drink with friends, we’ll ill-advisedly dip into conversations about controversial topics: politics, religion, whether or not Arrested Development should be a feature-length film or whether it should ride off into the sunset at the pinnacle...

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SiriusXM is launching a Just For Laughs comedy radio channel

SiriusXM is launching a Just For Laughs comedy radio channel

By | September 25, 2013 at 2:43 pm | No comments

One of the biggest and most well-reputed comedy festivals takes place just across the border in Montreal: Canada’s Just for Laughs. Unfortunately, that’s a little far and hard to get to for many folks who live down here in the US of A. Good news, though: you don’t have to...

Posted in: Comedy Briefs, News

Tom Green is launching a new talk show called Tom Green Live

Tom Green is launching a new talk show called Tom Green Live

By | September 25, 2013 at 1:49 pm | No comments

Do you guys remember back in the good ol’ days – the late 1990s – when MTV played not just music videos, but a Canadian import known simply as The Tom Green Show? That show blew my mind, y’all. My brother and I would watch as much as possible, probably to my parents’...

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Dave Chappelle, Conchords lead a diverse group at Oddball Comedy Festival (Review)

Dave Chappelle, Conchords lead a diverse group at Oddball Comedy Festival (Review)

By | August 24, 2013 at 2:52 pm | 2 comments

AUSTIN -- If there’s one thing I learned at Funny or Die’s Oddball Comedy & Oddity Festival yesterday evening, it’s that Austin, Texas is a really, really hot place to kick off a national tour if said tour is hosted outdoors in August. If there are two things I learned,...

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Funny Or Die unveils new site design and Will Ferrell unveils more stuff (Videos)

Funny Or Die unveils new site design and Will Ferrell unveils more stuff (Videos)

By | August 21, 2013 at 10:48 am | No comments

Since 2006, Funny or Die has given us some of comedy’s greatest gifts: Between Two Ferns (starring Zach Galifianakis and whatever actor he can convince to come onboard his incredibly awkward and wonderful talk show), Billy on the Street (featuring an uber intense Billy Eichner...

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Tina Fey is returning to NBC, unless NBC loses its damn mind

Tina Fey is returning to NBC, unless NBC loses its damn mind

By | August 15, 2013 at 8:43 am | One comment

I think I’m not alone in saying that I mourned — and continue to mourn — the loss of 30 Rock from NBC’s Thursday night comedy line-up. Liz Lemon is the spirit animal for awkward, bookish, driven ladies everywhere, yours truly included. Hell, it’s not a night without...

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Jason Nash goes fishing with Andy Richter, learns how to be a man (Video)

Jason Nash goes fishing with Andy Richter, learns how to be a man (Video)

By | August 14, 2013 at 11:28 am | No comments

Comedian Jason Nash is, like many folks, trying to figure out how to become a man. I can’t say I know the answer to that, but a few videos he’s made for GQ.com might help us all learn a little more about the process. Although Nash has long been a formidable presence...

Posted in: Audio/Video, News

The real story behind Daft Punk’s absence from the Colbert Report (Audio)

The real story behind Daft Punk’s absence from the Colbert Report (Audio)

By | August 12, 2013 at 9:59 pm | 2 comments

By now, everybody on the Internet has seen the video of Stephen Colbert’s star-laden dance to Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky,” widely believed to be the song of the summer. But that’s not the only gift we were supposed to receive. Daft Punk had to bail on their appearance on...

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Arrested Development, season four recap: Episodes 1 – 5

Arrested Development, season four recap: Episodes 1 – 5

By | May 27, 2013 at 8:57 am | One comment

Jesus, everyone. Is anyone else sitting on their couch right now in shock that we actually have fifteen new episodes of Arrested Development waiting for us to pore over? In case you’re one of the few folks who didn't binge on the entirety of season 4 today -- as I write this,...

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