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Axe and Funny or Die tour features Kroll, Peretti, Cummings, Glover

By | April 15, 2010 at 6:21 pm | No comments

Ahh, the multiple-act stand-up comedy tour. The concept and execution is happening more and more these days. And we fucking love it! It's just another affirmation that the comedy community is as strong as ever. The latest tour to pop up? The Twisted Humor Tour, sponsored by Axe...

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Sarah and Laura thrown down in a Holocaust memorial dual on Sarah Silverman Program finale

By | April 15, 2010 at 11:38 am | One comment

On tonight's season -- or is it series? -- finale of the Sarah Silverman Program on Comedy Central, sisters Laura and Sarah duke it out to see who throws the best Holocaust memorial. Yay! And Ed Asner guest stars as a Nazi. Double yay! Check out a clip below. And be sure to tune...

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Punchline Magazine's Streamy Awards red carpet report (VIDEO)

By | April 15, 2010 at 7:54 am | No comments

About two weeks ago, we mentioned that the Streamy Awards -- the Oscar's of the Web world, for lack of a better description -- were being hosted by Human Giant's Paul Scheer and were going down April 11 in Los Angeles. Well, the awards came and went. But we were there on the...

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Dave Chappelle breaks down man on man rape

By | April 14, 2010 at 9:46 pm | 6 comments

On his 1990 album, Parental Advisory, the late George Carlin makes the case against censors who say there's just some topics that cannot be joked about because those topics are inherently unfunny or just plain mean. Take rape, Carlin says. "'You can't joke about rape; rape's not...

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Dean Edwards gets excited about action flicks

By | April 14, 2010 at 5:36 pm | No comments

We know you like stand-up comedy. But do you like action? How about action stand-up comedy? No such thing? You’re right. But there is something called ActionFest, a four-day film party (starting tomorrow in North Carolina) that honors all of the bloody, punchy, bullety movies...

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Watch Conan O'Brien's first minutes of his live tour

By | April 13, 2010 at 4:00 pm | No comments

Last night marked the very first live tour stop of Conan O'Brien's Legally Prohibited From Being Funny on Television Tour. It all went down in Eugene, OR. And while the reviews have been fairly positive, we'd imagine Conan could've done just about anything on that stage and...

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Heidi Montag's sister, Holly attempts stand-up comedy at Comedy Store

By | April 9, 2010 at 4:56 pm | 8 comments

Perhaps tired of her younger sister Heidi Montag getting all the attention from her recent Frankenstein-like battery of plastic surgeries, Holly Montag took to the stage at the famous Comedy Store in Los Angeles recently. After all, no profession screams "look at me" more than...

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David Cross is 'Bigger and Blackerer' on Saturday; watch six clips here

By | April 9, 2010 at 11:52 am | No comments

Are you ready, misanthropic, godless, bitterly intelligent comedy fans? Tomorrow at 10 pm EST on Epix, your hero Mr. David Cross will premiere his news stand-up special Bigger and Blackerer. The special is Cross's first set of stand-up comedy put on record and released since his...

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Trailer fun: Zach Galifianakis, Jeff Dunham, Kristen Schaal in Dinner for Schmucks

By | April 8, 2010 at 1:02 pm | No comments

Is there anything better than a comedy with an all-star cast? Yeah. But here’s one that looks cool. With Steve Carell, Paul Rudd, Zach Galifianakis, Kristen Schaal and an unlikely cast Jeff Dunham, the upcoming Dinner For Schmucks has one of the most well-rounded comedy...

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