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Exclusive: Greg Proops to headline Paul Provenza-produced touring improvised stand-up show

By | June 2, 2011 at 1:57 pm | No comments

It only makes sense that Greg Proops, veteran of the hit televised short form improv show Whose Line Is It Anyway? and brilliant, oft-lauded stand-up comedian, would headline the improvised stand-up show Set List. Luckily, in this instance, sense wins out. And Punchline...

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Nick Di Paolo: Questioning your beliefs

By | April 18, 2011 at 10:43 am | No comments

There are certain comics -- Marc Maron, Greg Giraldo (RIP), Greg Proops, for instance -- who I seek out for catharsis-- to hear and to feel a much more artfully-produced version of my own thoughts. I, like others, find comfort in reaffirmation. That's natural, right? Then,...

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Charlie Sheen appears on Drew Carey's 'Improv-a-ganza'

By | April 7, 2011 at 12:06 pm | No comments

Wondering when you'll get a chance to hear 'tiger's blood' worked into an improv game? It might happen! Charlie Sheen makes an impromptu appearance on Drew Carey's Improv-a-Ganza show on GSN, Tuesday, April 12 at 8pm. Check out the teaser below. ...

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Greg Proops, Bill Engvall will help generate laughs for GSN

By | January 19, 2011 at 11:43 am | One comment

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Greg Proops"][/caption] When I think of the Game Show Network (GSN), a few things come to mind: Gene Rayburn's incredibly trendy suits on the Match Game, Richard Dawson requesting kisses on the cheek from every female...

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Greg Proops delivers odd — but true — news for Yahoo!

By | November 5, 2010 at 3:42 pm | No comments

I'm not going to lie to you guys; I'm more of a Google News guy than I am a Yahoo! News guy. However, the one thing I've always enjoyed about Yahoo! is the great care they've always took in delivering us "odd" news, mainly via Reuters' "Oddly Enough" news feed. But now, those...

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Greg Proops: Elsewhere

By | October 7, 2009 at 4:50 pm | No comments

The Great White Snark, Greg Proops, seizes pop culture in his jaw and punctures suck-up politicans, effed-up celebs and clueless civilians on Elsewhere, his furiously funny new CD from A Special Thing Records. Sit back from your CD player when listening to avoid being sprayed...

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Greg Proops: Politics unusual

By | February 18, 2008 at 8:11 am | 5 comments

There are few minds in stand-up comedy more complex than Greg Proops'. Sometimes it's a goofy place from where big words are expelled in the name of quick laughs. At other moments -- now more than ever -- a snarled path of incisive and wholly hilarious sociopolitical...

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