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Comedian light boxes feature Marc Maron, Janeane Garofalo, Louis C.K., more

By | May 3, 2011 at 9:24 am | 3 comments

[caption id="attachment_22044" align="aligncenter" width="491" caption="Janeane Garofalo is a light box!"][/caption] The ways in which comedy nerds can show their appreciation for the artists they love are a bit limited. Obviously, you can show up to your fave comedians' live...

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Former owner of NYC comedy club ripped off charity; video report tells the story

By | April 29, 2011 at 12:55 pm | One comment

When Comix comedy club in New York City shuttered its doors in February, it was immediately a regional news story and slowly gained some national attention as industry insiders and comedians (notably Bobby Slayton) made grievances public. At the heart of the story is basically...

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Video: Jerry Seinfeld responds to Donald Trump's insults

By | April 28, 2011 at 11:06 pm | No comments

As Jerry Seinfeld was arriving to the Vanity Fair party at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York City, entertainment news show Extra snagged the comedian's first words on Donald Trump, insulted the comic a few days ago. There's a huge part of me that wishes Seinfeld just...

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Comedy kibbles and bits: links about funny shit

By | April 28, 2011 at 12:12 pm | 2 comments

It's been a few days since I busted out some comedy links. So, here's a list of some that deserve some attention. Start clicking away, you click-indicted clickers. Ving Rhames has been cast in a Comedy Central pilot, wherein he plays a former special ops agent. The show is...

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Watch an hour-long Tina Fey interview

By | April 27, 2011 at 1:55 pm | One comment

I'm not going to pretend I watched more than a few seconds of the video I've embedded below. All I know is that it's a really well produced video interview with Tina Fey, wherein she chats about her new book, Bossypants. And it was filmed at the Google cult compound (or...

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"Snatch Adams" is the best "Patch Adams" spoof of 2011

By | April 25, 2011 at 7:32 pm | One comment

Dear, comedian Chris Gehrt: You had me at, "Snatch, there's nothing funny about bacterial vaginosis." In all honesty, this new spoof from the comic, the star of Snatch Adams, had me well before that line, which ends up near the end of this Patch Adams send-up. I know what...

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Exclusive audio interview with comedian Guy Earle, fined $15,000 for 'homophobic' insults

By | April 24, 2011 at 2:08 am | 28 comments

A four year-long legal case centered around a stand-up comedian hurling bigoted insults from stage toward a lesbian couple came to a head on April 20. Guy Earle, the comic in question, was ordered to pay accuser Lorna Pardy $15,000 in damages she allegedly sustained in May 2007...

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Sam Kinison had a lot to say about Good Friday and Easter; let's watch!

By | April 22, 2011 at 11:59 am | No comments

How many non-practicing, heathen Christian-types do we have out there? My guess, is a decent amount. But we at Punchline Magazine are not out to judge anyone for their religious or non-religious proclivities. We are here to make you laugh and to expose you to people who can...

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Photo + video: "Community" star, comedian Donald Glover's impromptu rap show at steakhouse

By | April 21, 2011 at 1:19 pm | No comments

[caption id="attachment_21379" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Donald Glover (aka Childish Gambino) plays an impromtu set at Chandler's steakhouse in Boise Idaho on April 20. Photo by Kevin Rank."][/caption] Talk to any stand-up comedian working the road and...

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