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Laugh Tracks by Laughspin, episode 4: Al Madrigal, Moshe Kasher, Arj Barker (Audio)

Laugh Tracks by Laughspin, episode 4: Al Madrigal, Moshe Kasher, Arj Barker (Audio)

By | March 26, 2014 at 12:58 pm | No comments

This week on Laugh Tracks, we go back to California to listen to some Golden State-bred comedians. Let's get to it, shall we? MOSHE KASHER - He wrote an incredible book called Kasher in the Rye: The True Tale of a White Boy from Oakland Who Became a Drug Addict, Criminal,...

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Bill Burr and Al Madrigal holding live auction for Wounded Warrior Project

Bill Burr and Al Madrigal holding live auction for Wounded Warrior Project

By | November 17, 2013 at 12:31 pm | No comments

On Thursday, Nov. 21 at 4 pm EST, comedians Bill Burr and Al Madrigal will be hosting a live garage sale on Laffster.com, a live streaming video service that's all about the comedy. During the broadcast, Burr and Madrigal will be auctioning off some stellar comedy swag to help...

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Al Madrigal of the Daily Show explains why Republicans refuse to reverse government shutdown (Video)

Al Madrigal of the Daily Show explains why Republicans refuse to reverse government shutdown (Video)

By | October 10, 2013 at 2:36 pm | No comments

Over the last few days, there’s been the implication in Washington that Republicans in the House of Representatives would actually vote to end this absurd partial government shutdown— if it weren’t for their insane local districts who may not reelect them. Of course, this...

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Dave Chappelle, Conchords lead a diverse group at Oddball Comedy Festival (Review)

Dave Chappelle, Conchords lead a diverse group at Oddball Comedy Festival (Review)

By | August 24, 2013 at 2:52 pm | 2 comments

AUSTIN -- If there’s one thing I learned at Funny or Die’s Oddball Comedy & Oddity Festival yesterday evening, it’s that Austin, Texas is a really, really hot place to kick off a national tour if said tour is hosted outdoors in August. If there are two things I learned,...

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Bill Burr, Al Madrigal will host All Things Comedy showcase on Aug. 28

Bill Burr, Al Madrigal will host All Things Comedy showcase on Aug. 28

By | August 21, 2013 at 9:59 am | No comments

Attention, L.A based readers! All Things Comedy, the umbrella comedian and podcast network of which The Laughspin Podcast is a member, is putting on a show and ATC fan gathering at Largo. On Aug. 28, Bill Burr and Al Madrigal will be hosting an evening of stand-up featuring...

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DOMA is overturned and Daily Show correspondents Al Madrigal and Jason Jones get married (Video)

DOMA is overturned and Daily Show correspondents Al Madrigal and Jason Jones get married (Video)

By | June 27, 2013 at 8:08 am | No comments

Yesterday the Supreme Court finally overturned a nearly 20-year law that defined "marriage" as the union between a man and a woman only-- aka the Defense of Marriage Act, aka DOMA. As a result gay couples will now enjoy the same federal benefits straight married couples have for...

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Happy Father’s Day: 10 bits on being a dad with Patton Oswalt, Louis C.K., Jim Gaffigan, more!

Happy Father’s Day: 10 bits on being a dad with Patton Oswalt, Louis C.K., Jim Gaffigan, more!

By | June 15, 2013 at 4:56 pm | One comment

Tomorrow is Father's Day, so whether he was your greatest idol growing up or a complete dead beat, you are obligated to acknowledge his existence. And if you're a dad, milk it for all it's worth. It's the one day each year when your kids have to think of your positive qualities...

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Just For Laughs, Chicago recap: Hannibal Buress, Seth Meyers, Al Madrigal, more!

Just For Laughs, Chicago recap: Hannibal Buress, Seth Meyers, Al Madrigal, more!

By | June 15, 2013 at 1:45 pm | One comment

CHICAGO -- In the absence of a high profile hockey game and a bombastically hyped thunderstorm, day four of Just For Laughs Chicago was a heavily attended night of wildly different styles of comedy. After seeing Seth Meyers, Hannibal Buress and Al Madrigal deliver some palatable...

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NBC reveals new comedy schedule, trailers for Michael J. Fox, Sean Hayes shows and more (Videos + Photos)

NBC reveals new comedy schedule, trailers for Michael J. Fox, Sean Hayes shows and more (Videos + Photos)

By | May 13, 2013 at 12:42 pm | No comments

As is usually the case each year, NBC's new schedule contains the most new comedies of all the major networks, with only two – Parks and Recreation and Community – returning. And just like last year, despite the release of its new programming, Community is nowhere to be...

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