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The Office: Season 6 Blu-Ray edition comes with high-tech goodies

By | September 3, 2010 at 12:05 pm | No comments

The sixth season of The Office comes out on DVD and Blu-Ray this Tuesday, Sept. 7. If you know you want it but are on the fence wondering which version you should buy, maybe this tidbit will help make up your mind: if you buy the Blu-Ray version, you can watch the latest five...

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Mike Birbiglia serves Drew Barrymore and Justin Long horrible wine in Going the Distance

By | September 3, 2010 at 11:45 am | One comment

Hey, comedy fans. You know that movie Going the Distance, starring Drew Barrymore and her real life on-again-off-again boyfriend Justin Long, that's been plastered on billboards far and wide that you had no intention of going to? Well, Mike Birbiglia is in it. So maybe now...

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Video: Conan O’Brien announces TBS show title

By | September 1, 2010 at 10:56 am | No comments

Holy crap, it’s September already! That means that November is just around the corner which, more specifically, means that Team Coco is gearing up for the big man’s triumphant return to television. So far, details on the new venture, aside from its place on TBS at 11 pm EST,...

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Comedian Hannibal Buress ejects lamp-wielding heckler

By | August 30, 2010 at 4:32 pm | One comment

Say what you what about Williamsburg, Brooklyn’s undisputed capitol of hipsterdom, but one thing it’s got going is smart, attentive people who are supportive of the arts. It’s known to New York comics as a fun place to put on a show, which is what makes the heckler in this...

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Chris Hardwick and the post show video interview

By | August 30, 2010 at 3:25 pm | No comments

This past weekend, I had the chance to catch Chris Hardwick -- maybe you know him as @Nerdist on Twitter -- at Helium Comedy Club in Philadelphia. It was the first time I saw him live doing a proper headlining set and have to say, was impressed. He has a masterful command of an...

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Jimmy Fallon does Cosby, Seinfeld, Foxworthy, more on American's Got Talent

By | August 26, 2010 at 10:57 am | No comments

Last night on America’s Got Talent, Jimmy Fallon made a special appearance to help promote his Emmys hosting gig going down Sunday at 8 pm EST on NBC. Now, for you haters out there thinking, “What’s Fallon doing on a talent show? He hasn’t got any talent.” Well,...

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Sneak peak: Ricky Gervais uses buddy Karl once again to get laughs on new show

By | August 26, 2010 at 10:34 am | No comments

Fresh off a string of recent career successes, Ricky Gervais is looking to keep his winning streak going with a new show on UK channel Sky1. In a doc-comedy (did we just coin a new genre here?) called An Idiot Abroad, Gervais and buddy Stephen Merchant have schemed to drop their...

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Video takes aim at comedy club booking practices

By | August 25, 2010 at 3:56 pm | 10 comments

Anyone who’s ever tried their hand at comedy knows how hard it is to find stage time – especially within the bureaucracy of the club system. This animated video, made with the help of Xtranormal.com, does a great job of breaking down the Catch-22 filled process of trying to...

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Robin Williams tours Australia despite angering prime minister

By | August 23, 2010 at 10:21 am | No comments

After successful stints in the U.S., Canada, and England, Williams is taking his Weapons of Self Destruction stand-up comedy tour to Australia. At 59 years old, Williams continues to sell out large theaters with his truthful and vulgar stand-up act, with his recent tour being...

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