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Louis C.K. gets four Emmy noms; “Community” gets snubbed, and more

Louis C.K. gets four Emmy noms; “Community” gets snubbed, and more

By | July 14, 2011 at 2:46 pm | No comments

This year’s Emmy Awards are loaded with a slew of quality comedy nominations. Outside of frequent nominees and winners such as The Office, The Daily Show and Saturday Night Live, many not-so-mainstream comedies are getting respect this year-- most impressively Louis C.K. as...

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Community recap: “For a Few Paintballs More” (season finale)

By | May 13, 2011 at 10:32 am | One comment

Annnnnd…we’re back! The gang has mostly doffed the spaghetti-Western motif (thanks, recap-part-1 commenters!), and we’re back to plain ol’ regular paintball assassin at Greendale. With the newfound knowledge that Sawyer was a plant (“it doesn’t make sense—why...

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Community recap: “A Fistful of Paintballs”

By | May 6, 2011 at 12:14 pm | 13 comments

PAINTBALL PAINTBALL PAINTBALL PAINTBALL PAINTBALL!!! Okay. The opening is apocalyptic, with Fat Neil running from a paintball-gun-wielding Anthony Michael Hall. (I forgot he was on this!) Annie (or, Ace of Hearts) saves the day, only to turn on him. Fat Neil pleads with her:...

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Watch a behind-the-scenes video of Community’s paintball finale

By | May 2, 2011 at 1:42 pm | No comments

On Community, last season’s masterful “Modern Warfare” episode, featuring a no-holds-barred paintball match, was a huge win. And, if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it: Community will air a two-part, similarly paintball-filled season finale beginning this Thursday. Get...

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Community recap: “Applied Anthropology and Culinary Arts”

By | April 29, 2011 at 11:47 am | 3 comments

It’s finals time, and Duncan is off the wagon fer realsies—and taking everyone with him. Everyone but Shirley, that is, as she’s with child. For the rest of the Anthropology class, it’s shots and A’s all around. (PS: Fat Neil and Debbie! OMG, yes!) Dean Pelton busts...

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Community recap: “Paradigms of Human Memory”

By | April 22, 2011 at 1:16 pm | 4 comments

First of all, Jeff, your forehead is perfect, never change! Okay, onto the recap. We start with a meta-clue: The gang is making a diorama of themselves making their last diorama. For the first time since the Great Pen Debacle, Annie’s Boobs appears, this time to steal...

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Photo + video: "Community" star, comedian Donald Glover's impromptu rap show at steakhouse

By | April 21, 2011 at 1:19 pm | No comments

[caption id="attachment_21379" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Donald Glover (aka Childish Gambino) plays an impromtu set at Chandler's steakhouse in Boise Idaho on April 20. Photo by Kevin Rank."][/caption] Talk to any stand-up comedian working the road and...

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Comedy kibbles and bits: morning links about funny shit

By | April 19, 2011 at 10:20 am | No comments

Good morning, comedy news wanters. You may have noticed that from time to time, I've been collecting some links and throwing them at you some mornings. Why am I doing this, you might be asking. Well, sometimes we, at Punchline Magazine, need to get you comedy-related info that...

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Community recap: Competitive Wine Tasting

By | April 15, 2011 at 10:36 am | 3 comments

This episode had me at hello. Well, it had me at one word in the title: wine. No, it had me at two words: wine and competitive. (I could take or leave “tasting.”) The Greendale bunch is at its best when there’s some sort of competition brewing (see also: paintball), and...

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