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Jamie Kennedy fights back; critics be warned

By | September 4, 2008 at 3:17 am | 5 comments

There's a long list of professional Jamie Kennedy haters; no one knows this more than the comedian himself. But now, Kennedy has a voice to strike back in the form of his to-be- released documentary Heckler. Throughout his 20-year career, a lot of negative things have been...

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Video interview: A Tight Five with Robert Kelly

By | September 3, 2008 at 2:26 am | No comments

Can you believe it, kids? We're on episode nine of our weekly web series A Tight Five, wherein we sit down with some of the nation's biggest comedians at Comix comedy club in New York City; then our friends at RooftopComedy package it all nice-like for your viewing...

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Video: Kyle Grooms does a sick Obama

By | August 25, 2008 at 4:48 pm | No comments

I’m not usually a fan of impressions. But a few weeks I saw Kyle Grooms weave some of this Obama material in a set at Gotham Comedy Club; I couldn’t help but get giggly. Check it...

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Interview: Kevin Nealon, hosts World’s Funniest Videos tomorrow on TBS

By | August 25, 2008 at 12:50 pm | No comments

Kevin Nealon has, over the past decade, proven himself a viable, and very funny, commodity to not just one generation of comedy fans. It’s something that any stand-up comedian would aspire to. No doubt, the vast majority of us know Nealon from his 13 years on Saturday Night...

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Mitch Hedberg: Do You Believe in Gosh?

By | August 24, 2008 at 11:17 pm | One comment

“That’s a retarded joke, I know,” Mitch Hedberg proclaims after he tells a joke wherein his vodka-soaked Hoover is so drunk it can’t vacuum in a straight line. The self-effacing Hedberg uses the phrase and slight variations thereof throughout the nearly 40 minutes of...

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Video: Patton Oswalt is a talented bullfrog, says Greg Giraldo

By | August 22, 2008 at 5:30 pm | No comments

From the fine folks at the Comedy Central Insider comes this wee interview with Greg Giraldo talking about being a fake lawyer on Lewis Black’s Root of All Evil and making fun of other fake lawyers like Patton Oswalt, Andy Daly and your mom. I know I’m...

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Video interview: A Tight Five with Mitch Fatel

By | August 20, 2008 at 10:28 am | No comments

In a brand new episode of A Tight Five, our weekly interview web series co-produced by RooftopComedy and shot at Comix in New York (site of Punchline Magazine's 3rd anniversary show), we sit down with huge comedy star Mitch Fatel. We talk about his many girlfriends, why he's...

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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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