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Video: Laurie Kilmartin’s MoveOn.org parody ad

By | August 18, 2008 at 2:10 pm | No comments

There’s a good chance you’ve seen MoveOn.org’s anti John McCain ad, wherein a young mother tells the old guy that he can’t have her precious son Alex, if — like he has famously said — he plans on staying in Iraq for a hundred years. Check it...

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John Mulaney, Chelsea Peretti at next CollegeHumor show

By | August 14, 2008 at 11:41 am | No comments

So last month, the folks at CollegeHumor debuted their live monthly comedy show at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York. To say the least, it was a success. Christian Finnegan, Pete Holmes and more performed. I was there. It was packed. And the alcohol was cheap…...

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Video: Greg Giraldo roasts Bob Saget

By | August 13, 2008 at 2:48 pm | No comments

In this clip, Greg Giraldo makes fun of our favorite former sitcom dad at Ye Olde Roaste of Bob Saget, which premieres Aug. 17 on Comedy Central. My favorite part of this clip? When Giraldo...

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Video interview: A Tight Five with Christian Finnegan

By | August 13, 2008 at 2:42 am | No comments

In a brand new episode of A Tight Five brought to you by Punchline Magazine and RooftopComedy (it's number seven, if you're counting), we sit down with Christian Finnegan at Comix in New York City. You may know him from VH1's Best Week Ever, or as Chad from Chappelle's Show "Mad...

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John Roy: Dressed for Recess

By | August 11, 2008 at 3:00 am | No comments

Even the most casual fan of stand-up comedy would agree that one of the main ingredients of a successful act is likability. Regardless of the comic’s tone, creativity, edginess or lack thereof, there’s got to be something that you like about that guy or woman onstage. So in...

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Video interview: A Tight Five with Todd Barry

By | August 6, 2008 at 2:55 am | No comments

It’s episode six of A Tight Five. And we’re just a tad excited to bring you the legendary Todd Barry! This week, Punchline Magazine editor in chief Dylan Gadino sits down with the smooth-voiced comic at Comix in New York City to chat about his new album From Heaven, the...

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Video: Marc Maron brushes his teeth

By | August 4, 2008 at 11:26 am | No comments

Recently comedian Marc Maron has set out to faux self promote himself by filming a series of videos of him at home and/or doing very pedestrian things (baking scones, anyone?) In this video, the man brushes his teeth and waxes philosophical. I’ve always wondered what...

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Video interview: A Tight Five with Lord Carrett

By | July 30, 2008 at 1:18 am | No comments

In our fifth installment of A Tight Five, our weekly comedian interview series shot at Comix in New York City and powered by our friends at RooftopComedy, we sit down with comedian Lord Carrett. We chat about his Rockabilly style, dealing with unruly comedy crowds, telling jokes...

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Danny Lobell Show Friday

By | July 25, 2008 at 2:49 pm | No comments

Make sure, kids, you tune into comicalradio.com today at 1 pm EST to listen to The Danny Lobell Show. Today’s guests are Pablo Francisco and Arj Barker. The Punchline Magazine weekly comedy news roundup happens at 1:20. Don’t miss...

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