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Just For Laughs: Bo Burnham and Chelsea Peretti like you've never seen them, sitting outside

By | July 14, 2010 at 6:24 pm | No comments

MONTREAL -- Hey, all. I just wanted to post this quick video I shot a few minutes ago. Bo Burnham (who's doing a series of headlining shows this week) and Chelsea Peretti (who was just named one of 10 Comics to Watch by Variety) just hanging out chatting outside the Hyatt --...

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Sit tight for coverage of the Just For Laughs festival in Montreal

By | July 14, 2010 at 5:05 pm | No comments

[caption id="attachment_1721" align="alignright" width="221" caption="Victor, the Just For Laughs official mascot"][/caption] MONTREAL -- Hey, comedy fans. I just arrived in this great city to check out the 2010 installment of Just For Laughs, the longest running comedy...

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Comedian Joe DeRosa shares secrets of seduction on Atom.com video

By | June 25, 2010 at 11:33 am | No comments

Just this week, comedian Joe DeRosa released his debut album, The Depression Auction, on Comedy Central Records. At this point it's available digitally only. I know some of Comedy Central's digital-only releases have gone on to be released traditionally with packaging (if the...

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Is Aisha Tyler speaking another language in this video from the E3 Expo?

By | June 17, 2010 at 2:04 pm | One comment

One of the most endearing qualities of comedian Aisha Tyler is that she's an admitted video game addict-- a gamer, if you will. A total nerd, in a good way. In fact, when I interviewed her in January she told me, "When Halo 2 come out they kind of nominated this seven member...

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Video interview: Chris Fairbanks and Ryan Singer at the Aspen Rooftop Comedy Festival

By | June 12, 2010 at 4:16 pm | No comments

Aspen, CO -- Yesterday, I hung out with some of the comedians performing at the Aspen Rooftop Comedy Festival at the official kickball game. So, naturally I had to chat with some comics. In the clip below, comedians Ryan Singer (read his album review here) and Chris Fairbanks...

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Video interview: Moshe Kasher, Hari Kondabolu at the Aspen Rooftop Comedy festival

By | June 11, 2010 at 6:40 pm | No comments

Aspen, CO -- Earlier today, a sporty group of comedians performing here at the Aspen Rooftop Comedy Festival descended on Koch Park to play kickball, drink beers and just "hang," as the kids say. While there, I shoved a camera in the faces of comedians Moshe Kasher and Hari...

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Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, Bill Hader more join Conan at Radio City

By | June 2, 2010 at 2:13 pm | One comment

Tonight, Conan O'Brien will conclude his two-night live engagement in his former hometown of New York City at the famous Radio City Music Hall. Last night, however, marked the first time the late night show host ever performed on stage at the giant venue. And, as expected, Coco...

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Never watched Lost? Comedian Sara Benincasa hasn't either, but she breaks it down anyway

By | May 21, 2010 at 10:29 am | No comments

Of all the Lost spoofs, interviews and commentary online in anticipation for the show's finale this Sunday, I kind of like this one the best. It's simple and hilarious. And comes from the point of view of comedian Sara Benincasa, who -- like me -- has never seen an episode of...

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Kathleen Madigan to record new comedy special Saturday, Lewis Black opens

By | May 11, 2010 at 4:03 pm | No comments

Kathleen Madigan, of Last Comic Standing, Comedy Central and late night television fame, is filming a brand new hour-long comedy special this Saturday at the Gramercy Theater in New York City. And you, my friends, can be part of the taping. All you need to do is go here and lay...

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