Zach Galifianakis and Joaquin Phoenix have similar beards

By | January 23, 2009 at 5:43 pm | No comments

We have pictures to prove it. See? They’re right under these words: These beards remind us of that episode of Cheers where all the guys grow bushy face ornaments and compete to see which beard is best through a series of Carla Tortelli-approved tests. Thanks to YouTube, we...

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Friday stand-up video: Andy Ritchie

By | January 23, 2009 at 11:59 am | No comments

The only soap opera comedian Andy Ritchie ever liked was the one gangsta rappers started among themselves. Check it...

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Last Comic Standing’s Jim Tavare to record DVD

By | January 22, 2009 at 4:06 pm | No comments

You may remember British comedian Jim Tavare as one of the finalists from the most recent season of Last Comic Standing. He was the real tall, bald dude who told one-liners while playing the double bass. In the end, he and the other finalists could not beat winner Iliza...

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Spotted: Jeffrey Ross at D.C. mall on Inauguration Day

By | January 22, 2009 at 3:00 pm | No comments

Ok, he wasn’t spotted by me but someone saw Jeffrey Ross at a mall in Washington, D.C. on Inauguration...

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Thursday stand-up video: Pete Dominick

By | January 22, 2009 at 2:42 pm | No comments

Are you ready to have your mind blown? Comedian Pete Dominick will blow it. Ready, set,… Check it...

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Garofalo, Galifianakis, Cross, more join in autism benefit

By | January 22, 2009 at 1:25 pm | No comments

What’s a surefire way to bring together a lineup of all-star comedy talent? A good cause. On Tuesday, Feb. 3, Carolines on Broadway will host “Stand-Ups Give BAC,” a benefit for the Brooklyn Autism Center. The lineup is incredible: David Cross, Zach Galifianakis, Janeane...

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Stand-up comedy in Pakistan: One comic's story

By | January 22, 2009 at 8:33 am | 3 comments

Editor's note: In July of last year, one of our bloggers, Daniel Perlman posted an item about Pakistani comedian Sami Shah. We had seen a piece on Sami in Pakistani newspaper Daily Times, wrote around the article and linked up to the original. Then Sami got in touch with us,...

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Rooftop Comedy’s National College Comedy Competition to be powered by Buzzwire

By | January 21, 2009 at 7:32 pm | No comments

Our friends at RooftopComedy.com are  gearing up for their 2nd annule National College Comedy Competition. It was announced today that Buzzwire - a mobile web and video service pioneer - will team up with Rootop Comedy to provide mobile access to the comedy competition for the...

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Canada’s Comedy Network launches user generated video site

By | January 21, 2009 at 3:56 pm | No comments

The Comedy Network, based in Toronto, Canada launched a new comedy video sharing site for comedians and aspiring comedians where they can post their funny videos to be judged by viewers.  The site, Upload Yours, will incorporates a rating system that ranges from “Itty Bitty...

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