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Video interview: Sean Kent hates Anderson Cooper

By | March 17, 2011 at 7:11 pm | 3 comments

Earlier this evening I caught up with comedian Sean Kent and couldn't help but ask him about Anderson Cooper, whom he verbally destroys on his stellar album Waiting for the Rapture. He's in Grand Rapids to perform at Laugh Fest; and I'm here to shove a camera in the faces of...

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New from Earwolf.com: the 'Eardrop' podcast

By | March 17, 2011 at 4:48 pm | No comments

Earwolf.com, a podcasting venture from Scott Aukerman and Jeff Ullrich, have released a new Twitteresque comedy podcast onto the world - Eardrop. This new podcastfeatures several different guests (comedians, actors, and writers alike) who phone in brief ramblings or comedy bits...

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Video interview: Dan Cummins at Laugh Fest

By | March 17, 2011 at 2:23 pm | No comments

So while I'm here in Grand Rapids, MI checking out Laugh Fest -- whose lineup boasts the likes of Betty White, Bill Cosby, Mike Birbigla and Stephen Lynch -- I thought I should try to catch up with some of the other comics performing. Tomorrow night, the fest is hosting a...

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Sketch group takes on March Madness with "It Gets Better" video

By | March 17, 2011 at 8:49 am | One comment

Sketch group The Guys From The Internet have taken on the fact that NCAA's March Madness is apparently not turning into the excitement factory it usually is. Using the "It Gets Better" vehicle -- the famous viral campaign to encourage young gays and lesbians to not give up --...

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Video: Todd Barry was to star opposite Natalie Portman in Aronofsky flick

By | March 16, 2011 at 3:15 pm | No comments

I think we all can agree that Todd Barry is one of comedy's best assets and greatest underdogs. But today, a little more of the world is going to see the man. Check out the newly posted Funny Or Die video below, wherein Todd and director Darren Aronofsky with whom Barry worked...

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Video: Sarah Silverman wants to adopt

By | March 14, 2011 at 11:37 am | No comments

We're always surprised by how much Sarah Silverman pays attention to crappy television (she's an American Idol junkie, too). It just goes to show that even the most anti-establishment, foul-mouthed comics can't help but get sucked in to reality television. As she was making the...

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SNL recap: Zach Galifianakis’ fearless awkwardness shines through

By | March 14, 2011 at 9:42 am | No comments

Sports fans, political buffs, media followers and Hollywood gossip addicts… nobody was left wanting by this week’s cold open on Saturday Night Live, hosted by Zach Galifianakis. Great premise, great writing, great delivery. Check it out! Hipsters got their taste next, as...

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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...

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Nick Cannon to release musical comedy album; listen to a track here

By | March 11, 2011 at 12:32 pm | One comment

Man, Nick Cannon’s come a long way since his start on Nickelodeon’s All That. Turns out, in addition to being a comedian, he’s trying on the musician mantle. PerezHilton tells us that accompanying his upcoming stand-up comedy special will be a musical comedy album called...

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