Punchline Magazine’s Hot Shows: April 12 – April 18

By | April 11, 2008 at 7:07 am | No comments

Josh Blue: 4/12 - Comedy Connection - Boston, MA Emo Philips: 4/13 - Zanies - Nashville, TN DL Hughley: 4/13 - Improv - West Palm Beach, FL Greg Giraldo: 4/17 - Punchline - San Francisco, CA Paul Mecurio: 4/17 - Acme Comedy Company - Minneapolis, MN Jeffrey Ross: 4/17 -...

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Friday stand-up video: Dov Davidoff

By | April 11, 2008 at 4:20 am | No comments

Why does God always talk to crazy people? And why doesn’t he ever tell them to just get a muffin and chill out? Check out comedian Dov Davidoff’s...

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Bobby Collins: Mr. New York

By | April 10, 2008 at 9:10 pm | No comments

Half way through his latest album, Bobby Collins thankfully crosses the line of what's appropriate -- even in terms of topics generally tackled on the stand-up stage, a place where what's considered the norm would make the average office worker cringe. With great earnestness,...

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Stand-up to sitcom: two lists that we didn’t create but that you should check out

By | April 10, 2008 at 2:08 pm | No comments

Have you ever you wanted easy access to a giant list of stand-up comedians who later became sitcom stars? No? Well don’t tell the fine folks at TV Squad, who posted such a list today. And never mind letting our friends at The Comic’s Comic know...

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Comedy Central’s ‘Night of Too Many Stars’ this Sunday: red carpet coverage

By | April 10, 2008 at 8:21 am | No comments

This Sunday, we’ll be on the red carpet for Comedy Central’s giant benefit hosted by Jon Stewart, Night of Too Many Stars: An Overbooked Concert for Autism Education, at the Beacon Theatre in New York City. It’s an excellent...

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Did Artie Lange really quit the Howard Stern Show?

By | April 10, 2008 at 7:56 am | No comments

Comedian and Howard Stern Show third mic man Artie Lange just went a tad crazy, blowing up on his assistant, Teddy on today’s show, saying “I can’t do this anymore.” Is Lange gone for good? The radio veteran has a history of almost quitting the...

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Thursday Stand-up video: Dan Levy

By | April 10, 2008 at 3:40 am | No comments

Comedian Dan Levy looks forward to the days he gets to buy condoms. Check it...

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Comedian Ben Bailey and ‘Cash Cab’ become board game

By | April 9, 2008 at 6:30 pm | 2 comments

Soon people will be able to hail the Cash Cab from home. The innovative series that has been steering game shows in a new direction on the Discovery Channel since 2005 will release a home version of the fun trivia contest, says host Ben Bailey. Bailey, the veteran comedian and...

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Country singer Clint Black does stand-up comedy, moves ahead in CBS competition

By | April 9, 2008 at 7:35 am | No comments

Performing stand-up comedy for the first time on television, country singer Clint Black last night was voted to move on in CBS’ Secret Talent of the Stars competition. If you didn’t watch – and chances are, you...

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