Friday stand-up video: Maria Bamford

By | July 25, 2008 at 8:52 am | No comments

Comedian Maria Bamford knows how to please a crowd. She knows that her way-odd, nut bag humor isn’t for everyone. That’s why she always comes prepared with material better suited for the drooling masses. Check it...

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Last Comic Standing, Season 6, Episode 10: live blog

By | July 25, 2008 at 8:52 am | No comments

8:10 Yea, the competition resumes on the right foot–without Paul Foot, who apparently forgot to pack his punchlines before flying from the U.K. to the USA. Foot Syndrome seems to be plaguing all the comics at the beginning of this episode, except for one yarmulke yuk from...

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Bonus stand-up video of the day: Adi Blotman

By | July 25, 2008 at 8:52 am | No comments

Yeah, we just mentioned her briefly in the last post, but we thought this clip deserved its own. Enjoy. stand up...

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Danny Lobell Show Friday

By | July 25, 2008 at 8:29 am | No comments

Make sure, kids, you tune into comicalradio.com today at 1 pm EST to listen to The Danny Lobell Show. Today’s guests are Pablo Francisco and Arj Barker. The Punchline Magazine weekly comedy news roundup happens at 1:20. Don’t miss...

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Friday stand-up video: Maria Bamford

By | July 25, 2008 at 8:06 am | No comments

Comedian Maria Bamford knows how to please a crowd. She knows that her way-odd, nut bag humor isn’t for everyone. That’s why she always comes prepared with material better suited for the drooling masses. Check it...

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Last Comic Standing, Season 6, Episode 10: live blog

By | July 24, 2008 at 8:13 pm | No comments

8:10 Yea, the competition resumes on the right foot–without Paul Foot, who apparently forgot to pack his punchlines before flying from the U.K. to the USA. Foot Syndrome seems to be plaguing all the comics at the beginning of this episode, except for one yarmulke yuk from...

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Bonus stand-up video of the day: Adi Blotman

By | July 24, 2008 at 6:03 pm | No comments

Yeah, we just mentioned her briefly in the last post, but we thought this clip deserved its own. Enjoy. stand up...

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Misogyny affecting amateur Chicago comedy scene

By | July 24, 2008 at 5:57 pm | No comments

Timeout Chicago just did a feature on the city’s amateur comedy scene, describing is as misogynistic, often borderline-hateful environment. “…most comedians admit that the open-mike circuit is a breeding ground for the worst offenders: rape jokes, the casual use of...

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New England sports takes a crack at stand-up comedy

By | July 24, 2008 at 1:07 pm | No comments

Tomorrow is the premiere of the New England Sports Network’s new stand-up comedy show, Comedy All-Stars. The show will run every Friday after Red Sox coverage – that’s about 10:30 pm – and will feature some of the country’s better known comics performing onstage at...

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