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Zach Galifianakis reveals new hairdo on Fallon show

By | November 4, 2010 at 1:33 pm | No comments

As if pulling out a (fake) joint on Bill Maher's show was surprising enough, Zach Galifianakis surprised us with a new hair cut on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night! The Hangover star was on the show promoting his new movie Due Date co-starring Robert Downey Jr. About half-way through the interview, he whips off a wig while talking about the "smoke and mirrors" of more...


Sean Kent: Waiting for the Rapture

By | October 31, 2010 at 10:17 pm | No comments

Sean Kent has lent his darkly slanted socio-political humor to the entertainment landscape, having appeared in shows and on networks ranging from Comedy Central, VH1, E Entertainment and CBS; NBC’s Last Comic Standing, and The Best Damn Sports Show Period on Fox Sports Net, just to name a few. His work ethic is insurmountable, continuing to write through two bouts of more...


Is Conan setting us up for a huge letdown?

By | October 27, 2010 at 12:01 pm | No comments

By John Delery and Billy Procida TBS has poured its heart, soul and, most important, its promotional budget into Conan O'Brien's resurrected late-night talk show, called, simply enough, Conan. The intent, of course, to announce, no, scream, Conan’s “BAAAAAAAAACK!” But are the rambunctious redhead and his hopeful benefactors at the basic cable network trying too more...


Emma Stone brings together two types of viewers on Saturday Night Live

By | October 25, 2010 at 10:29 am | One comment

All told, this week’s episode of Saturday Night Live, hosted by Emma Stone, did an admirable job of bridging the gap between “Emma who?”-viewers and fans of the teen-geared flicks the young actress is known for. After introducing herself and her work, Stone quickly concentrated on the niche she’s carved for herself as a good-looking geek magnet, earning plenty of more...


Judah Friedlander reveals the 18 Triangles of Power on Jimmy Fallon show (VIDEO)

By | October 13, 2010 at 5:17 pm | One comment

You probably know comedian Judah Friendlander, one of the stars of NBC’s 30 Rock, as the World Champion. You may be less familiar with him as an author. But now he's both of those things. And last night he stopped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to learn the masses about his foray into book writing: How to Beat Up Anybody: An Instructional and Inspirational Karate more...


Jane Lynch shines in a solid Saturday Night Live episode

By | October 11, 2010 at 12:37 pm | No comments

From her very first line of her very first time hosting Saturday Night Live, Jane Lynch let us know that this was going to be truly fun episode to watch. She walked onstage with an unabashed “Wooooooo!” that wasn’t audible over the band, but was clearly heartfelt. She was bursting with excitement as she greeted the crowd, jumping up and down with uncontrollable more...


Kanye West creates fun in an otherwise un-funny Saturday Night Live episode

By | October 4, 2010 at 2:56 pm | 2 comments

It doesn’t bode well for a legendary sketch comedy show when the most memorable part of an episode is the musical performance. Kanye West’s two sets on this week’s Saturday Night Live were simply stunning to see! It was like watching a music video… live. Of course, NBC isn’t offering footage of “Power” or “Runaway,” the two songs Kanye performed, but a more...


Greg Giraldo: A personal remembrance

By | September 30, 2010 at 6:32 pm | No comments

"Who would've thought that a guy who had his shit so together would have hair like Lisa Lampanelli's fuck hole." That's what Greg Giraldo said to me when I first met him face to face. It was 2005, the year I launched Punchline Magazine. Greg had literally turned 40 minutes before, and having just wrapped up a masterful early show at Carolines in New York City, he was more...


Last Comic Standing’s Myq Kaplan releases new animation

By | September 29, 2010 at 11:57 am | No comments

In the newest example of stand-up comedy set to animation, comedian Myq Kaplan talks about the type of music he prefers to be introduced with when onstage, mocks his friends who build pyramids, and reveals who the Jewish savior actually is. Kaplan is currently on the nationwide Last Comic Standing tour (info on that here) and released his debut album Vegan Mind Meld more...