Video preview: ‘South Park’ season 11 out Aug. 12

By | August 5, 2008 at 8:14 pm | No comments

Dear, Team PunchlineMagazine.com: South Park’s complete season 11 is out Aug 12, on DVD and Hi-Def pubic insert chips. For now, Take a stroll down memory lane and watch this very, um, memorable clip from said season that you probably remember. Ah, memories. Stay tuned....

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Orthodox Jewish comic takes stand-up off-Broadway

By | August 5, 2008 at 3:48 pm | No comments

Chris Campbell was born from Italian and Irish-Catholic parents in Philadelphia and is now a stand-up comedian. There’ s nothing too unusual about that. Except, years after being a drug and alcohol-addicted Philadelphia area Catholic school teen, way, he became Yisrael...

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Russell Peters lands Showtime gig

By | August 5, 2008 at 12:09 pm | No comments

Comedian Russell Peters will make his debut on Showtime next month with his own stand-up special, followed by a series showcasing comics from around the world. Peters’ latest special, Red, White and Brown, was taped at the WaMu Theater at Madison Square Garden during the...

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Lewis Black’s ‘Anticipation’ is out today! Win yourself a copy here

By | August 5, 2008 at 10:22 am | No comments

That’s right, readers. Go out and buy yourself a copy of Lewis Black’s new album, Anticipation on Comedy Central Records. But before you do, why not try to win another copy so you could pass it off to a friend? Or keep one for framing or for giving to your overly...

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Tuesday stand-up video: Eugene Mirman

By | August 5, 2008 at 10:20 am | No comments

Comedian Eugene Mirman was once told the poorest neighborhood in North America was in Vancouver. He submits that this is wrong; and he’ll tell you...

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Video: ‘Weekly Evil’ tells us why Batman sucks

By | August 5, 2008 at 8:56 am | No comments

A new episode of Lewis Black’s Root of All Evil premieres tomorrow night on Comedy Central at 10:30 EST. In en effort to spread grievances beyond the weekly show, Comedy Central is releasing a weekly episode of Weekly Evil on their website. Think of it as a Best Week Ever,...

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Video: Rabbits interview Janeane Garofalo

By | August 4, 2008 at 3:41 pm | No comments

Maybe it’s that we’re losing touch with the hip Internet spots, but up until today, we’ve never heard of Rabbit Bites or Buns and Chou Chou, who, are creepy animated rabbits who host a web talk show – er something – where they interview comedians like Michael Ian...

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Two minute live review: Rich Vos

By | August 4, 2008 at 1:46 pm | No comments

With the recent split of Jimmy Kimmel and Sarah Silverman, Rich Vos and Bonnie McFarlane moved up one spot in the funniest couple rankings. I had the chance to catch the pair perform at Carolines last Thursday. Let’s be clear: I’m a Vos fan; I thought he clearly deserved to...

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Robin Williams announces first stand-up tour in six years

By | August 4, 2008 at 12:35 pm | No comments

Robin Williams just announced plans to kickoff a live comedy tour this Fall, his first in six years. The tour, titled Weapons of Self-Destruction, will include dates in Chicago, Nashville and Baltimore. His last live tour resulted in the HBO special, Robin Williams Live on...

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