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Do you want to hear Marc Maron say, "Aww…C'mon, Gallagher" over and over?

By | February 16, 2011 at 2:24 pm | 4 comments

It’s not my intention to beat a dead horse, but I just can’t stop re-listening to the Marc Maron – Gallagher interview. Yes, the one wherein the latter comedian storms out of Maron’s Portland hotel room where the interview was being recorded. Now, as I’ve written...

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Greg Giraldo benefit to be held at comedian's alma mater

By | February 15, 2011 at 3:42 pm | No comments

Hot on the heels of last week's huge benefit show at the Beacon Theater in New York for the family of Greg Giraldo, comes a two-night celebration of the well-loved comedian-- this time, it's going down at Columbia University, Greg's alma mater. From March 7 - 8, at the Ivy...

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Roseanne Barr inks reality show deal with Lifetime

By | February 14, 2011 at 5:17 pm | No comments

Confession time: In my youth I used to watch a great many original Lifetime movies. I don’t know why. It’s something I’m working out. The point is, I haven’t watched Lifetime in more than a decade, but the Network for Women (and formerly, me) just signed up Roseanne Barr...

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Ted Alexandro is prepping new album, gives a taste on Letterman

By | February 14, 2011 at 4:38 pm | 2 comments

Every time I catch Ted Alexandro live, the dude seems to be better than the last time I saw him. Throughout the years, Ted's material has gotten bit more dark, thoughtful and as a result all-around funnier and satisfying. It was a treat to see him last week at the Beacon Theater...

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Amy Schumer goes nude for Cosmopolitan; Happy Valentine's Day!

By | February 14, 2011 at 10:52 am | 5 comments

In our recent interview with comedian Amy Schumer, we chatted with her about her upcoming naked photo shoot with Cosmopolitan. Well, that upcoming shoot is no longer upcoming; it's here. So, of course, we wanted to share it with you. And don't get us wrong. It's not all about...

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Jim Breuer, Pete Correale become "Podcast Masters"; should you listen?

By | February 11, 2011 at 2:05 pm | 6 comments

It's been a busy week, folks, what with all the watching and listening to comedy I do. Now, none of you may be asking, "What else do you do with your life?" Well, glad you didn't ask. I'm a husband. I'm also a father to a two-year-old son; let's call him "Thundercock," a name...

Posted in: News, Opinion

Russell Brand hosts SNL this week; let's watch his promos

By | February 10, 2011 at 5:06 pm | 3 comments

There's little in life that I enjoy more than lazily embedding promos featuring the guest host of Saturday Night Live each week. You may know that "bad boy" British comedian Russell Brand is hosting this week; and complete fucking asshole Chris Brown is the musical guest-- which...

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Video: Aziz Ansari interview with Time magazine

By | February 8, 2011 at 5:33 pm | One comment

TIme magazine just posted this video interview with Aziz Ansari. It's part of their 10 Questions series. I'll be honest; I've never watched an episode of Time's 10 Questions-- so maybe it's totally normal for them to post an interview that features only four...

Posted in: Audio/Video, Interviews, News

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...

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