Audio/Video

Dane Cook urges bullying witnesses to speak up

By | October 4, 2010 at 10:32 pm | 2 comments

In a simply shot webcam video he posted just minutes ago, Dane Cook is urges his young fans to step up and do something if they see a case of bullying. The message, of course, comes on the heels of the suicide of college freshman Tyler Clementi, the fourth suicide of a gay a...

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This week, Marc Maron finally lands Louis C.K. for WTF podcast

By | October 4, 2010 at 10:44 am | 2 comments

Anyone who listens to the podcast, WTF With Marc Maron has been waiting intently for this moment, and it’s finally here: this week, Maron reconnects with and interviews his longtime friend and fellow comic, Louis C.K. Maron’s been voicing his desire to have C.K. on the show...

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A.V Club creates comedy webseries out of ‘Found Footage’

By | September 30, 2010 at 12:07 pm | No comments

The A.V. Club (sister site of The Onion) has recently teamed up with Joe Pickett and Nick Prueher creators of The Found Footage Festival, a film fest that's exactly what it sounds like. The pair have made a name for themselves by creating movies from unintentionally hilarious...

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Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara use old-school comedy charm on newfangled Internet show

By | September 30, 2010 at 10:48 am | No comments

Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara, the amazing stand-up duo and parents to comedy film superstar Ben Stiller, have teamed up for their new Internet show Stiller & Meara. In its debut episode “First Time on Internet," the loving couple chat about Facebook. On the topic of...

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Last Comic Standing’s Myq Kaplan releases new animation

By | September 29, 2010 at 11:57 am | No comments

In the newest example of stand-up comedy set to animation, comedian Myq Kaplan talks about the type of music he prefers to be introduced with when onstage, mocks his friends who build pyramids, and reveals who the Jewish savior actually is. Kaplan is currently on the nationwide...

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Hasan Minhaj makes a case for IslamAWAY! (VIDEO)

By | September 28, 2010 at 1:55 pm | No comments

After trying to sell us Gatorade, comedian Hasan Minhaj is promoting a new product that helps other Muslim-Americans finally get passed airport security! It's IslamAWAY! And it's the "ultimate Muslim masking device." Despite driving an American car, wearing an American flag...

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Paul Mecurio: Must-see show this weekend + giveaway

By | September 28, 2010 at 1:47 pm | No comments

We're giving away two pairs of tickets to see Paul Mecurio headline at Gotham Comedy Club in New York. Simply e-mail us at punchlinemagazine@gmail.com with your full name and address. And tell us which show you want to attend. Show info is here. Do you know Paul Mecurio? If...

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Flight of the Conchords reunite– as Simpsons characters

By | September 28, 2010 at 10:38 am | No comments

The Simpsons kicked off its 22nd season Sunday night, with a guest spot by New Zealand’s comedy duo, Flight of the Conchords. In the clips that follow, Bret and Jemaine lend their voices to their Simpsonized selves and act as counselors for Lisa and her fellow campers. Also...

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Saturday Night Live premiere relies on nostalgia, Amy Poehler, Katy Perry for laughs

By | September 27, 2010 at 11:02 am | No comments

The 36th season premiere of Saturday Night Live was pretty magical. Not in that hokey poetic way. I mean the show's overall impact relied on a bit of a slight-of-hand approach -- or as host Amy Poehler's husband Will Arnett might have said on Arrested Development, "It's an...

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