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Comedy kibbles and bits: morning links about comedian shit

By | April 14, 2011 at 10:24 am | One comment

Listen, dudes. There's a lot going on in the world of comedy these days. And we pride ourselves in getting you all that info as quickly as possible through our daily comedy news posts. But sometimes things crop up and it's not really worth a full post, but it is worth a mention....

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Louis C.K. makes fun of Ricky Gervais for the way Gervais makes fun of Louis

By | April 13, 2011 at 11:16 am | 3 comments

We missed this video when it was posted two days ago by Opie of the Opie and Anthony Show on Sirius XM. What can we say; sometimes we're not the quickest. But that doesn't mean we have to punish you by not posting at all. So, in the video Louis C.K. -- frequent O & A guest...

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First look at Nick Di Paolo's Showtime special "Raw Nerve"

By | April 13, 2011 at 8:49 am | 2 comments

I chatted with Nick Di Paolo yesterday about a great many things-- politics, coffee (and its diuretic properties) and of course, his new (and first!?) hour-long special, Raw Nerve, premiering on Showtime April 30 at 9 pm EST. And I've said it before; I love televised comedy...

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Watch Amy Sedaris and Paul Dinello in 'golden' Chipotle sketch

By | April 11, 2011 at 7:28 pm | No comments

For now, the closest thing we're going to get to a Strangers With Candy reunion is this: Strangers' alum Amy Sedaris plays a not-too-bright woman in a Funny Or Die exclusive; she's been invited to shabbos by her new man friend, played by fellow Stranger Paul Dinello. There is,...

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Who tells the best Tracy Morgan story– Jack McBrayer, Tina Fey or Luke Wilson?

By | April 7, 2011 at 9:56 pm | 4 comments

On tonight's episode of Conan (11 pm EST), 30 Rock's Jack McBrayer visits Coco. As is the case with seemingly every 30 Rock cast member interview, the discussion disintegrates accelerates into a discussion about working with Tracy Morgan, who, as you know, is the oddest person...

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Bonnaroo comedy lineup revealed; Lewis Black, Donald Glover and more

By | April 6, 2011 at 9:05 pm | 7 comments

Though the comedian lineup hasn't been officially announced for the highly anticipated Bonnaroo festival going down in Manchester, TN in June, we've got a list for you. Below are the comedians we hear will be performing. Check it out! Lewis Black Cheech Marin Ralphie May the...

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Nerdist Chris Hardwick hosts Cadillac web series

By | April 6, 2011 at 8:46 am | One comment

[caption id="attachment_20437" align="aligncenter" width="485" caption="Chris Hardwick talking to a dude with a huge brain."][/caption] For years now, Cadillac has been trying to revamp their image from a company that builds cars exclusively for my grandfather to a car maker...

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New Doug Stanhope album cover, tracklist revealed

By | April 5, 2011 at 10:22 pm | No comments

Early last month, we reported about Doug Stanhope signing to metal music label Roadrunner Records and about how he recorded his first CD/DVD release for the label in a former Nazi hangout in Norway. Today I got the advance copy of the album. I haven't listened to it yet. But...

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Video: Tracy Morgan honors Eddie Murphy at the Comedy Awards

By | April 5, 2011 at 12:54 pm | No comments

We've been talking about it for weeks, comedy fans. And this Sunday, it's finally going down. We're talking, of course, about The Comedy Awards airing simultaneously this Sunday on Comedy Central, SPIKE TV, VH1, CMT, TV LAND AND LOGO at 9 pm EST Today, to get you a bit more...

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