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Comedy club owner wants to fine Jesse Jackson for using n-word

By | July 21, 2008 at 8:28 am | No comments

When Michael Richards caused a national stir by using the N-word at his LA’s Laugh FActory, club owner James Masada joined the Reverend Jesse Jackson in condemning the incident. Masada instituted a $50 fine for any time the word was used on his stage. Now that Jackson has...

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Monday stand-up video: Jessi Campbell

By | July 21, 2008 at 8:15 am | No comments

Comedian Jessi Campbell has an odd, but effective way to deal with hand dryer hogs at pubic bathrooms. Check it...

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Comedian Russell Brand apologizes for onstage sex prank

By | July 18, 2008 at 12:23 am | No comments

English comedian Russell Brand has received criticism for a sex attack prank he did during a recent stand-up performance. Brand called police while onstage in Northampton on July 12 and said he had seen someone he felt might fit the description of a man wanted for sexually...

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Thursday stand-up video: Paul LaKamp

By | July 17, 2008 at 12:17 am | No comments

Comedian Paul LaKamp discusses the origin of anal sex toys. Check it...

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Andy Dick arrested after exposing teen girl’s breasts

By | July 16, 2008 at 10:06 am | No comments

Intermittent stand-up comedian Andy Dick was arrested this morning after allegedly pulling down a teenage girl’s top at a chicken wing joint in Murrieta, CA. He’s being investigated for drug use and sexual battery but was released on $5,000 bail. From FoxNews.com: According...

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Richard Lewis wants to give the gift of himself to Ohio State

By | July 16, 2008 at 9:35 am | No comments

Richard Lewis hasn’t forgotten his roots. In a recent interview with The Columbus Dispatch, the 61 year old comedian discusses wanting to give his archives to Ohio State University, his alma mater. “It’s very costly to make archives,” Lewis says,...

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Wednesday stand-up video: Greg Morton

By | July 16, 2008 at 2:42 am | No comments

Comedian Greg Morton makes some good arguments about why children ruin everything. Check it...

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Ricky Gervais stand-up special to air on HBO

By | July 15, 2008 at 1:31 am | No comments

We know Ricky Gervais is doing stand-up sets in the U.S. for only the second time this month, with dates in New York and L.A Now, we’ve got better news. It turns out HBO will tape his stand-up performance at Madison Square Garden and will air the special in November. It’s...

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Stand-up DVD production to increase + Jeff Dunham for the holidays

By | July 14, 2008 at 8:04 am | No comments

Image Entertainment, a major production/distribution company, has just made a deal to increase their support and promotion of comedy. They’re reaffirming their relationship with comedy producers Levity Productions, to distribute up to seven additional titles of their projects...

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