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Friday stand-up video: Jeff Dunham

By | June 19, 2009 at 11:37 am | No comments

Is it any surprise that the Jeff Dunham tops the Myspace Comedian List? Really, its a surprise whenever Dunham doesn't top a list like this. All debates aside, Dunham is a master. Not only at his craft but at marketing and packaging his image as well. Anyone in the business...

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Gervais, Morgan, Maher to headline New York Comedy Fest

By | June 18, 2009 at 5:42 pm | No comments

It’s just been announced that Ricky Gervais, Tracy Morgan and Bill Maher will headline the sixth anuual New York Comedy Festival. The festival will be held Nov. 4 to Nov. 8. Gervais and Morgan will both perform shows at Carnegie Hall, while Maher will perform at NYU’s...

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Artie Lange gets blackballed

By | June 18, 2009 at 1:30 pm | 6 comments

Artie Lange was a regular guest on Late Night With Conan O’Brien throughout the show’s 16 year run. The literal embodiment of the term, “brutal honesty,” Lange’s appearances were known for their jaw dropping moments of candor, including references to his own binge...

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Thursday stand-up video: Zach Galifianakis

By | June 18, 2009 at 11:27 am | No comments

My original plan for the week was to pull the stand-up videos of the day from the Myspace Top Comedian list. Well, number two on the list is Liquidgeneration.com which amusingly (and annoyingly) has no stand-up comedy clips. While I try to figure out exactly what this is, watch...

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Shaquille O'Neal, Codeblack to release 'All-star Comedy Jams'

By | June 17, 2009 at 11:41 am | No comments

Shaquille O'Neal, in collaboration with Codeblack, is producing the All-star Comedy Jams series for Showtime. Part of the networks Laugh Out Loud comedy initiative, the first installment of this series is set to premiere tonight at 10pm. On the program tonight will be Cedric...

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Wenesday stand-up video: Eric schwartz

By | June 17, 2009 at 11:21 am | No comments

Eric Schwartz is number three on the Myspace Top Comedians list. In this year old clip, Schwartz talks about Clay Aikens first Father's Father's Day. Clay Bay Bay - Clay Aiken's 1st Father's...

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Biologist turns to stand-up comedy

By | June 16, 2009 at 2:06 pm | No comments

Tim Lee graduated with honors from University of California-San Diego, earning a degree in biology. He then studied at UC-Davis to receive a doctorate in ecology. After a few years working in the research science field, he decided to make the unusual transition to stand-up...

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Tuesday stand-up video: Carlos Mencia

By | June 16, 2009 at 11:16 am | No comments

Continuing with the Myspace Top Comedians list, here is a randomly selected clip from number 4 - Carlos Mencia. Performance Enhanced -...

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Robert Hawkins, Tommy Johnagin, more impress at Aspen comedy festival

By | June 16, 2009 at 9:10 am | No comments

[caption id="attachment_1019" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Robert Hawkins"][/caption] ASPEN, CO -- Friday’s two later shows – Rooftop at Large and After Dark – at the Aspen Rooftop Comedy Fest brought together comedians both well known and respected in the...

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