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Judah Friedlander is 'spectacular' on Sesame Street

By | February 18, 2010 at 9:54 am | No comments

One of the advantages of being up at 7 a.m. every morning, due to having a one year old? You're always one of the first people to find out when your favorite comedians turn up on Sesame Street. This morning the mighty World Champion Judah Friedlander graced my television set as...

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Louis CK new FX show announces debut date

By | February 2, 2010 at 5:43 pm | 2 comments

While we all knew since August of last year that Louis would be debuting a brand new sitcom type show on FX called Louie, it wasn't until today that the network said when the fun would begin. Fittingly, the network chose April 1 -- April Fool's Day -- at 10 pm to expose the...

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Was Conan responsible for the Leno late night debacle?

By | January 29, 2010 at 12:02 pm | 5 comments

We’re not sure how many of our readers watch the Oprah Winfrey Show, even when someone like Jay Leno guests on the chat fest. So, in the event, you didn’t catch his interview yesterday with Lord Oprah, Nikki Finke over at Deadline.com has provided the entire transcript for...

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Tracy Morgan to appear in Volkswagen Super Bowl commercial

By | January 28, 2010 at 5:48 pm | No comments

[caption id="attachment_6484" align="aligncenter" width="320" caption="Tracy Morgan practices his one-two punch on the set of the Volkswagen “Punch Dub” Super Bowl ad. photo provided by Volkswagen"][/caption] Volkswagen just announced a new ad campaign that will feature the...

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Did Apple not know about this MadTV sketch before launching the iPad?

By | January 28, 2010 at 1:26 pm | No comments

So tech heads -- Mac-heads, especially -- the world over yesterday enjoyed a non-sexual (hopefully) orgasm when Apple honcho Steve Jobs paraded out his newest evil monster toy. As we're sure you all know, it's called the iPad; you see, it looks like a note pad but acts exactly...

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Monday stand-up video: Sarah Silverman acknowledges Martin Luther King

By | January 18, 2010 at 12:54 pm | No comments

Happy Martin Luther King Day, folks. From her 2005 Jesus is Magic special, here is Sarah Silverman honoring Martin Luther King-- as only she...

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Kimmel and Letterman get laughs impersonating Leno

By | January 13, 2010 at 5:58 pm | No comments

There’s another voice in late night that damn well deserves to be heard – even if it’s doing an impression of someone with an annoying voice. As you may have heard, Jimmy Kimmel performed his entire show last night as an exaggerated (or not) version of Jay Leno, the long...

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Comedy year in review, audio! Because reading hurts sometimes

By | January 5, 2010 at 10:42 am | No comments

Every few months I chat with comedian and host Brian Mollica on his super podcast Behind the Bricks. His new episode just went live on behindthebricks.com. You should check it out, and all his other work. For your convenience and for my ego, I've embedded the newest episode...

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Subway supports comedians in new campaign

By | January 4, 2010 at 4:44 pm | No comments

It’s about time Subway got behind someone besides Jared. The sandwich giant has just teamed with MTV Networks to launch Subway Fresh Buzz, a new website that will promote up and coming artists. The site will feature profiles, performances and other exclusive content from 20...

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