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Chris Gethard appeals to Diddy on Jimmy Fallon show

By | September 14, 2010 at 10:19 am | No comments

In case you missed Friday’s Late Night with Jimmy Fallon because you were out laughing your ass off at a comedy club like me, all you need to know is #DiddyGethard. And if you find that hashtag as inappropriately funny as I do and want to know more, watch this clip: And don’t forget to send in your tweets! (While you’re at it, make sure you’re following us more...


Jeff Dunham, Dane Cook, Chelsea Handler top Forbes list of highest paid comedians

By | September 13, 2010 at 2:57 pm | 10 comments

[caption id="attachment_8648" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Chelsea Handler"][/caption] If you’re like me, you’ve probably never associated Forbes with stand-up comedy, but in a recent article, the online source of all things business has published a list of the top-earning stand-up comics in the past year (June 2009-June 2010). Collectively, the bunch more...


Exclusive video interview with the Sklar brothers

By | September 13, 2010 at 1:35 pm | One comment

If you haven't watched the recently premiered original series Held Up, exclusively showing on Crackle.com and helmed by the always delightful Sklar brothers, we submit that you've been missing out on one of the web's funniest and smartly-written series. The show follows the adventures of two pairs of thieves who descend upon the same bank to knock over on the same day. more...


Jimmy Fallon does Cosby, Seinfeld, Foxworthy, more on American's Got Talent

By | August 26, 2010 at 10:57 am | No comments

Last night on America’s Got Talent, Jimmy Fallon made a special appearance to help promote his Emmys hosting gig going down Sunday at 8 pm EST on NBC. Now, for you haters out there thinking, “What’s Fallon doing on a talent show? He hasn’t got any talent.” Well, we’d like to say to you attitudy Judies (to quote comedian Pete Lee), it turns out the man can do more...


Video interview: Mike DeStefano

By | August 25, 2010 at 10:16 am | 6 comments

Just before the finale of Last Comic Standing, Punchline Magazine's Matthew Gill had a great chat with comedian Mike DeStefano, who landed in the final five of the NBC competition show. But honestly, his appearances on the show had nothing to do with us wanting to meet up with the man. We've been quietly following his career for the last few years, mostly in New York, more...


Video interview: Last Comic Standing winner Felipe Esparza

By | August 12, 2010 at 11:24 am | No comments

Just days after comedian Felipe Esparza took first place in NBC's Last Comic Standing, Punchline Magazine's Matthew Gill sat down with the winner in East LA to chat about Felipe's $250,000 check, how young comics should handle the craft and much more. Check it out. And to get a taste of Felipe's comedy, check out his finale performance on Last Comic Standing from more...


Last Comic Standing FINALE: It’s Winner Time

By | August 9, 2010 at 9:02 pm | 5 comments

9:00 p.m. Well, we've arrived at tonight's season finale, this one's for all the clams. Clam, bam, thank you, ma'am. Here we are montaging through the season up until this point. Semifinalists turned into ten finalists, who scientifically morphed into the FINAL FIVE. Now that the suspense is set, let's announce tonight's special guests: Kathy Griffin, Tom Papa, and Fred more...


Carolines breakout artist: Ryan Hamilton

By | August 8, 2010 at 11:44 pm | 5 comments

Print this page out to get $5 off admission to Ryan Hamilton’s headlining show at Carolines on Aug. 10. Get more ticket info here. World famous comedy venue Carolines on Broadway and Punchline Magazine have joined forces to present the Breakout Artist Comedy Series. Each Tuesday, at Carolines in New York City, an emerging stand-up comedy star will headline their own more...


Last Comic Standing, Week 8: Last Chance to Vote, America

By | August 2, 2010 at 9:01 pm | No comments

9:00 p.m. Oh gosh, the Battle for the Title is upon us! We're down to 6 contestants. Final Six might not have the alliterative ring of Final Five, but my sixth sense wouldn't have it any other way. 9:01 p.m. Craig Robinson earned a Ph.D. since last week and is OK with dropping the L word on us. Alas, that's love, not lesbian. But wait, all you fans of White should be more...