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Video: Sarah Silverman Program season finale

By | December 10, 2008 at 2:29 pm | No comments

In the season finale of the Sarah Silverman Program, Jay pops the question to Laura in the most unique way and Sarah reacts the way you’d expect. Check it out tomorrow at 10:30 pm EST on Comedy Central. For now, enjoy this preview. .cc_box a:hover...

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Flight of the Conchords superfan Mel asks for your help

By | December 10, 2008 at 1:41 pm | No comments

As you may be aware, Flight of the Conchords will return to HBO on Jan. 18 with its second season. You may have also read on this here site that you could watch the entire premiere on FunnyOrDie on Dec. 17 through Dec. 21. What you may not know is that Conchords superfan Mel...

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Live review: Stella in Ann Arbor, MI

By | December 9, 2008 at 2:16 pm | No comments

Dec. 6 at the Blind Pig in Ann Arbor, MI Their short-lived Comedy Central TV show may be forever doomed as a footnote to a footnote in pop cultural history, but Stella’s resourceful, comedic towel has yet to be thrown in. The infamous comedy troupe – comprised of Michael...

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Tuesday stand-up video: Matt Kirshen

By | December 9, 2008 at 12:26 pm | No comments

Comedian Matt Kirshen gives us all a lesson on what it means to follow a Kosher diet. Listen up. There’s some good learnin’...

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Andy Kindler former pro wrestler, according to Wikipedia

By | December 8, 2008 at 5:36 pm | No comments

Wikipedia is widely praised for its open source, liberal updating, and above all accuracy. It came as a surprise then to see the entry for stand-up veteran, Andy Kindler, who was sited as having been part of “the World Wrestling Federation as a nerdy character named...

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Maria Bamford, John Mulaney, more added to Comedy Central Records roster

By | December 8, 2008 at 4:51 pm | No comments

As 2008 winds down and Comedy Central Records enjoys the success of another strong year of record sales, we hear that 2009 is going to find the comedy giants releasing another crop of huge names and rising stars. We can report that Comedy Central’s tentative list of albums...

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Report: At a taping of Demetri Martin’s new Comedy Central show

By | December 8, 2008 at 2:04 pm | No comments

Note to the powers that be at Comedy Central: You can’t keep people waiting in the cold for hours and expect a good audience. Demetri Martin learned this lesson the hard way Thursday night at a taping of his new show, Important Things with Demetri Martin, set to premiere in...

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Russell Brand wins Best Stand-up Comedian at British Comedy Awards

By | December 8, 2008 at 12:00 pm | No comments

Shortly after quitting his radio gig over a heated prank phone call scandal that got him and his co-host Jonathan Ross suspended, Russell Brand was honored at the British Comedy Awards as the Best Stand-up Comedian. Brand, who accepted his award via video link, thanked his...

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Monday stand-up video: Brian Regan

By | December 8, 2008 at 11:02 am | No comments

If there are such things as hit bits (like hit songs) this has got to be one of the contemporary classics: Brian Regan on Pop Tarts. Check it out. Jokes.com Brian Regan - How to Eat a Pop Tart More Funny Videos Comedians on Tour Get Funny Ringtones Stand-Up...

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