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Larry the Cable Guy: Traveling for laughs

By | February 8, 2011 at 9:14 am | No comments

Love him or hate him, you can't deny Larry the Cable Guy's incredible popularity-- and neither could the History Channel, who has now employed the stand-up comedian to host his very own weekly travelogue show, Only in America with Larry the Cable Guy. The hour-long show...

Posted in: Features

Julian McCullough, Sean O'Connor endure "feats of strength" in new Atom.com video

By | February 7, 2011 at 11:34 am | No comments

If you haven't checked out comedians Sean McCullough and Sean O'Connor's new Atom.com series Sean and Julian, let me submit that you should be checking it out. Their third episode "Feats of Strength" recently posted and it doesn't fail to deliver some quality laughs. In it,...

Posted in: Audio/Video, News

Conan O'Brien will guest on Jimmy Pardo's "Never Not Funny"

By | February 4, 2011 at 11:08 am | One comment

This coming Tuesday is a big day for podcasting. The one and only Conan O'Brien will play the rare role of guest on a talk show-- on comedian Jimmy Pardo's Never Not Funny, to be exact. This will be Conan's second appearance on the show-- he was on in late 2009. Now, some of...

Posted in: Audio/Video, News

In his TV debut, Jamie Kilstein brings scathing commentary to Conan

By | February 3, 2011 at 12:19 pm | One comment

Conan O'Brien has a history of exposing not-quite-mainstream music to the masses via his late night show (now shows)-- Slipknot, Bad Religion, anyone? He's doing the same with comedy. On Tuesday, Jamie Kilstein -- a comedian Punchline Magazine in 2008, told you dudes to watch...

Posted in: Audio/Video, News, TV/Movies

Steve Harvey: I want to make $250 million a year

By | February 2, 2011 at 3:10 pm | 2 comments

There's no denying that ever since he made his mostly-mainstream splash in 2000's stand-up concert film The Original Kings of Comedy, Steve Harvey has become an entertainment industry giant. He's written books -- he's a New York Times Bestseller -- had an incredibly successful...

Posted in: Audio/Video, News, Opinion

Patton Oswalt: The Internet will become a haze above our heads

By | February 2, 2011 at 12:02 pm | No comments

Patton Oswalt recently guested on G4's flagship program Attack of the Show to help promote his new tome Zombie Spaceship Wasteland, which, by the way, you should totally buy and read and then buy it again, but then give that copy to someone you love. Anyway, sit back and check...

Posted in: Audio/Video, Interviews, News

Marc Maron reacts to Gallagher's WTF storm-off, Gallagher's rep responds

By | January 31, 2011 at 6:37 pm | 67 comments

You're probably aware that Marc Maron had famed comedian Gallagher as a guest on his podcast WTF recently; the episode just went live today. You may also know how that interview ended-- that is, with the watermelon-smashing jokeslinger storming out of the interview. Maron had...

Posted in: News

VIDEO: Tracy Morgan says Sarah Palin is good masturbation material

By | January 28, 2011 at 2:04 pm | No comments

Can we all agree that Tracy Morgan really isn't all that funny in the classical sense-- and that we laugh at him mainly because he says stupid shit? Of course, we can't agree on that. But, I'm saying it anyway. Here's the latest example of Tracy's magic. TNT invited him to talk...

Posted in: Audio/Video, News

Reader question: How do you leave a soul-crushing job to pursue a career in comedy?

By | January 26, 2011 at 4:28 pm | No comments

You may have noticed that we've been answering some comedy-related reader questions in this here space. Most of these questions come to us via Punchline's Formspring page; some of them come from our Tumblr. The one we're rolling out for you today, however, comes from our friend...

Posted in: News, Opinion

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