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Nate Jackson advances to finals in Bay Area comedy competition

By | February 25, 2010 at 10:34 am | No comments

Nate Jackson has become the first comic in the Northwest to advance to the finals of the Bay Area Black Comedy Competition. Jackson, who was first runner up in the 2008 Seattle International Comedy Competition, has joined the ranks of an elite few who started their journey to...

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Comedy Central Records releasing songs from the Sarah Silverman Program

By | February 11, 2010 at 5:15 pm | No comments

Comedy Central Records is set to release a compilation album of songs featured in The Sarah Silverman Program. The 99 track CD -- yes, 99 -- From Our Rears to Your Ears, will be available March, 2 and will contain such fan favorites as Cookie Party, Poop Song, and Baby Penis in...

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Alysia Wood claims top prize in Next Funniest Person contest

By | February 2, 2010 at 2:12 pm | No comments

A panel of judges declared Alysia Wood the winner of Budd Friedman's search for The Next Funniest Person in the Country. The contest was a partnership with Universal Studios and the Blu-Ray and DVD release of Funny People. Wood, along with finalists Jason Marcus and Carlie...

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Monday stand-up video: Sarah Silverman acknowledges Martin Luther King

By | January 18, 2010 at 12:54 pm | No comments

Happy Martin Luther King Day, folks. From her 2005 Jesus is Magic special, here is Sarah Silverman honoring Martin Luther King-- as only she...

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Today: Michael Ian Black to make fun of others for charity

By | January 5, 2010 at 1:27 pm | No comments

Warning: I will be making fun of people from 2-3 EST. Expect LOTS of tweets from me and one cumming smurfs joke. - Michael Ian Black, via Twitter. The warning came through yesterday from MIB that he would be making fun of his Twitter followers as a way to raise money for The...

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Doug Benson and Graham Elwood in 'The High Road' tonight on G4

By | December 28, 2009 at 2:57 pm | No comments

Doug Benson and Graham Elwood star in The High Road tonight at 8pm on the G4 network. Taped earlier this year, Benson hit the road with his comedic pal, Elwood for a two night tour in the Pacific Northwest. I was able to reach Doug briefly to ask what he is most proud of about...

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Comedy Central's 'Stand-up Month' right around the corner

By | December 17, 2009 at 5:03 pm | No comments

Stand-up Month is back in January as Comedy Central focuses on stand-up comedy all next month. Along with world premiers of specials every weekend from Chris Rock, Aziz Ansari, Artie Lange, Arj Barker, and Larry the Cable Guy, we will also see the return of the Stand-Up...

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Monday stand-up video: Tom Rhodes

By | November 30, 2009 at 10:00 am | No comments

Tom Rhodes shares what it might have been like had Jesus' disciples been on the Atkins...

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Monday stand-up video: Sean Mooney

By | November 23, 2009 at 6:11 pm | No comments

Thanksgiving is this week, which means you will see ads about black Friday savings on TV, enjoy family traditions, and watch skillfully themed stand-up video clips on Punchline Magazine. Today, we give you Sean Mooney sharing his favorite thing about...

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