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Stand-up video of the day: Ted Alexandro

By | October 14, 2008 at 10:28 am | No comments

Comedian Ted Alexandro works out some new financial crisis material at the Comedy Cellar in New York City. Check it...

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Bill Maher gets a suspicious delivery

By | October 13, 2008 at 2:47 pm | No comments

Bill Maher received extra security this weekend after threatening letters that contained a “powdery substance” were mailed to Maher and to the Los Angeles Times, KTLA.com reports. The letter delivered to the McCallum—where Maher was doing stand-up—prompted a five-hour...

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Monday stand-up video: Andy Erikson

By | October 13, 2008 at 9:04 am | No comments

Comedian Andy Erikson has her doubts about whether Sesame Street is teaching kids any lessons of real value. Check it...

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Video: Two minutes with Christian Finnegan

By | October 10, 2008 at 10:12 am | No comments

Before the Punchline Magazine anniversary show on Tuesday at Comix, Christian Finnegan hunkered down at the club’s coat closet to chat about that night’s set....

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Brooke Shields is kinda funny

By | October 8, 2008 at 11:23 am | No comments

I never had much of an opinion on Brooke Shields. You neither? I have to admit I began to like her three years ago when she told Tom Cruise to go fuck himself for berating her on national television for taking anti-depressants to combat her postpartum depression. And now I find...

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Wednesday stand-up video: Robert Hawkins

By | October 8, 2008 at 8:04 am | No comments

Comedian Robert Hawkins isn’t married. But it’s never too early to start practicing being miserable. Check it...

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Win tickets to the Punchline Magazine anniversary show

By | October 3, 2008 at 6:53 am | No comments

This coming Tuesday, Oct. 7 we’ll be celebrating three years online as your source for stand-up comedy with an incredible show at Comix in New York City. Here’s the lineup: Greg Giraldo, Tom Papa, Judy Gold, Christian Finnegan, Robert Kelly, Laurie Kilmartin, Pete...

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In the NYC area? Get thee to Vanessa Hollingshead at Gotham Oct. 2

By | October 1, 2008 at 6:44 pm | No comments

Tomorrow (or tonight if you’re reading this Thursday) comedian Vanessa Hollingshead will be headlining the famous Gotham Comedy Club. Seating is limited so either call 212-367-9000 or click for your tickets now! You can check out a bit of her stuff below. And read the...

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Maron vs Seder launches live today at 3 pm EST at mvslive.com

By | October 1, 2008 at 2:06 pm | No comments

Marc Maron is back in New York City! LA has had him long enough. But fear not, LA and the rest of the country (and world). You can now hear Marc Maron and Sam Seder live everyday on Air America’s mvslive.com. From the show’s official site: MARON V. SEDER is the first...

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