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Video: Backstage with Morgan Murphy, Jen Kirkman, Kristen Schaal

By | March 14, 2011 at 10:58 am | No comments

Over the weekend, I dropped by the Women in Comedy Festival, which was going down in Boston and Cambridge, Massachusetts. The third annual event, which ran from March 9 - 13 hosted comedy panels, workshops and of course shows-- lots of shows covering stand-up, sketch and...

Posted in: Features

Video: Just because we love Maria Bamford…

By | March 11, 2011 at 1:34 pm | One comment

Part of the life of a successful comedian on the road is constantly promoting your gigs-- whether it be on early morning radio or on local news stations. Every once in a while its fun to take a look at how some of that goes down. Today, we caught one of our faves Maria Bamford...

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

Chris Rock talks crack, gangsta rap, more: an excerpt from Neil Strauss' new book

By | March 10, 2011 at 5:49 pm | No comments

Few journalists have logged more hours picking celebrity brains as six-time New York Times best-selling author Neil Strauss has. He’s hung with, and ultimately written about the likes of legendary rock band Motley Crue, pornstar-turned-mainstream success Jenna Jameson and...

Posted in: News, Reviews

VIDEO: Comedian Rachel Feinstein goes grandma on R&B star Ginuwine

By | March 10, 2011 at 12:24 pm | No comments

Fast-rising comedian Rachel Feinstein recently debuted her stellar 30-minute stand-up special on Comedy Central; we'll see her on the network again, thankfully, when she joins Amy Schumer, Marina Franklin and Nikki Glaser in what has been dubbed The Smarter Sex Stand-up Comedy...

Posted in: Audio/Video, News

Donald Trump Comedy Central Roast live blog

By | March 9, 2011 at 7:29 pm | 3 comments

7:30 pm I'm here in a pretty swanky room at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York waiting for the show to start. I can barely feel my fingers having spent a few hours on the Gold Carpet outside. But I shouldn't complain, right? Right. 7:47 pm Roastmaster Seth MacFarlane has...

Posted in: News, TV/Movies

Jeff Foxworthy headlines NRA's American Values event, Mike Huckabee is down, too

By | March 8, 2011 at 10:06 pm | No comments

Hugely popular comedian Jeff Foxworthy will headline an NRA-produced event that has been described by organizers as "several Acres of Guns, Gear & Outfitters." It's going down April 29 to May 1 in Pittsburgh, PA and will celebrate the NRA's 140th event like this. More than...

Posted in: News

10 best Zach Galifianakis video moments

By | March 8, 2011 at 1:30 pm | One comment

No doubt you know that Zach Galifianakis will make his triumphant return to Saturday Night Live this weekend as the show's host. And no doubt, he'll be bringing his surreal, if not somewhat disturbing, sense of humor to late-night viewers. But before Saturday, we wanted to...

Posted in: Audio/Video

Comedian Mike DeStefano dies

By | March 7, 2011 at 11:43 am | 89 comments

Comedian Mike DeStefano, well respected for his brutally honest approach to stand-up comedy, passed away last night after suffering a heart attack. DeStefano, who gained some mainstream success last year due to his final five stature in the most recent season of Last Comic...

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Lisa Lampanelli reveals her Donald Trump roast plan of attack

By | March 4, 2011 at 1:12 pm | One comment

Two days ago, Comedy Central announced the list of folks who would be hurling insults toward Donald Trump during the taping of the network's roast of the man, premiering March 15 at 10:30 pm EST. Whitney Cummings, Anthony Jeselnik, Lisa Lampanelli, and Jeffrey Ross as well as...

Posted in: Interviews, News, TV/Movies

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