Wednesday stand-up video: Matt Braunger

By | May 20, 2009 at 10:49 am | No comments

Matt Braunger is an excellent comic. Unfortunately, some of his family members don’t think being a stand-up comic is a real...

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Hulu premieres original stand-up comedy

By | May 19, 2009 at 9:34 am | No comments

Hulu has signed a deal with Candor Entertainment to air Stand-Up at CandorTV on its popular online service. The program will start with the launch of six free 15-minute episodes of stand-up comedy, featuring three comics per episode. “This will be the perfect lunch break side...

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Tuesday stand-up video: Kevin Meaney

By | May 19, 2009 at 9:12 am | No comments

One of my all time favorite comics, Kevin Meaney, takes a difficult period of his life and turns it into something funny to entertain a crowd at Comix in NY in the clip below. This is what makes stand-up comedy so...

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Mitch Hedberg jokes still inspiring

By | May 18, 2009 at 12:03 pm | 11 comments

By Mike Blejer To this day, Mitch Hedberg is one of the most imitated comedians around. If you’ve been to more than one open mic you’ve provably seen a comic copying his style of accented, percussive speaking; sometimes good, usually terrible. I know that for my part...

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Punchline Magazine giving away Dane Cook tickets

By | May 18, 2009 at 9:24 am | No comments

You may already know that Dane Cook is in the midst of a very large national arena tour, which he has dubbed the Isolated Incident Global Thermo Comedy Tour. What you may not know is that Punchline Magazine is giving away two pairs of tickets to see his stop at the Staples...

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Monday stand-up video: Louis C.K.

By | May 18, 2009 at 8:00 am | One comment

This is one of my favorite bits on Gay Marriage from Louis...

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Why does this stand-up video have 4.6 million views?

By | May 17, 2009 at 12:41 pm | No comments

We’re not saying it’s bad. But it’s certainly not what we’d call unique or groundbreaking. It’s just, well… who is this...

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Daniel Tosh uses two girls, one cup to his advantage

By | May 15, 2009 at 11:41 pm | No comments

Daniel Tosh will premiere his new Comedy Central show Tosh.0 June 4. It’s show that will have our heroic host making fun of viral videos, the Internet and most likely, everything else. Lucky for us, pre-premiere videos are starting to trickle out. Here’s a wee promo...

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Wanda Sykes becomes mother to twins

By | May 15, 2009 at 1:06 pm | 2 comments

Fresh off the heals of her White House Correspondants Dinner controversy, comedian Wanda Sykes has just become a parent. Her wife, Alex gave birth to the couple’s first children, son Lucas Claude and daughter Olivia on April 27. Sykes, who’s been married since 2006,...

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