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Todd Barry, Big Jay Oakerson talk about their all-crowd-work comedy albums (AUDIO)

Todd Barry, Big Jay Oakerson talk about their all-crowd-work comedy albums (AUDIO)

By | December 8, 2014 at 4:22 pm | No comments

If you’ve been paying attention to comedy album releases of late, you’ll know that both Todd Barry and Big Jay Oakerson have released albums that feature their crowd work chops. Barry’s album The Crowd Work Tour (and also it was a tour) came first and is still available on...

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Dane Cook, Bill Burr, Lewis Black will play Madison Square Garden

Dane Cook, Bill Burr, Lewis Black will play Madison Square Garden

By | December 8, 2014 at 3:46 pm | No comments

MSG Entertainment and the Garden of Dreams Foundation is bringing a special night of comedy to Madison Square Garden. Tickets are about to go on sale for a star-studded night of stand-up for Garden of Laughs on March 28, 2015. So far Bill Burr, Lewis Black, Dane Cook, Billy...

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Comedy Central announces Robert Kelly concert film premiere

Comedy Central announces Robert Kelly concert film premiere

By | December 8, 2014 at 1:07 pm | No comments

Comedy Central will air Robert Kelly: Live at the Village Underground on Friday, Jan. 9 at midnight EST. Although you recently saw him do stand-up on Comedy Underground with Dave Attell, Kelly hasn't done a special with the network since his 2008 Comedy Central Presents. Now...

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Saturday Night Live’s Ferguson sketch was cut for time and that’s a shame. Watch it now.

Saturday Night Live’s Ferguson sketch was cut for time and that’s a shame. Watch it now.

By | December 8, 2014 at 10:59 am | No comments

Though NBC claims a Ferguson sketch was “cut for time” from this past weekend’s Saturday Night Live, we can’t help but think it was cut because the network thought it might be too controversial to run on traditional television. Regardless of the reason, it’s a shame...

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Jon Stewart on Eric Garner: I need more f*cking time (Video)

Jon Stewart on Eric Garner: I need more f*cking time (Video)

By | December 5, 2014 at 2:44 pm | One comment

Only days after the disappointing Grand Jury decision out of Ferguson, MO, the nation is confused and outraged over Wednesday's Grand Jury decision to not indict the officer who killed Staten Island man Eric Garner. The shocking Eric Garner decision took even comedian Jon...

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Walter Latham and Verizon partner to distribute comedy

Walter Latham and Verizon partner to distribute comedy

By | December 5, 2014 at 1:03 pm | One comment

Walter Latham proved himself an innovator in 2000 when he broke the mold of how stand-up comedy was produced and perceived. That was the year he released The Original Kings of Comedy and as a result broke the careers of Bernie Mac, Steve Harvey, D.L. Hughley and Cedric the...

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Fox News regular Betsy Hart blames Moshe Kasher for ruining quality time with her daughter

Fox News regular Betsy Hart blames Moshe Kasher for ruining quality time with her daughter

By | December 4, 2014 at 2:33 pm | 32 comments

There’s no denying you need impenetrable skin in order to become a successful comedian. No matter how funny and innovative you are, there will always be haters. And if you let the haters get to you as a comedian, you’ll become paralyzed, unable to perform, to create. But...

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The Lonely Island’s ‘Party Over Here’ big deal for comedy, Neal Brennan, Danny Pudi join forces

The Lonely Island’s ‘Party Over Here’ big deal for comedy, Neal Brennan, Danny Pudi join forces

By | December 4, 2014 at 9:41 am | One comment

The Lonely Island are making music and making movies and now they're making TV shows. Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone of The Lonely Island signed a multi-year development deal at Fox back in January to create comedies and the hilarious trio have now announced...

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Comedy Central’s Kroll Show will end after third season, but this isn’t a time for mourning (Videos)

Comedy Central’s Kroll Show will end after third season, but this isn’t a time for mourning (Videos)

By | December 3, 2014 at 5:00 pm | 3 comments

While viewership remained consistent through its first two seasons and the quality of sketches only improved, Kroll Show will come to an end on Comedy Central after its third season, set to premiere Jan. 13 at 10:30 pm ET. But this is no time for mourning. Comedy Central...

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