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Watch the Laughspin video interview with Marc Maron

Watch the Laughspin video interview with Marc Maron

By | March 22, 2012 at 12:13 pm | 2 comments

Last week when I was in Grand Rapids taking in the second annual Gilda's Laughfest, I got a chance to catch up with Marc Maron-- in a way that seemed most natural: sitting on a clinically white sofa in front of a few cameras and surrounded by lighting rigs. We covered a lot of...

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Watch two brand new clips from Jonah Hill’s upcoming flick, “The Sitter”

Watch two brand new clips from Jonah Hill’s upcoming flick, “The Sitter”

By | November 10, 2011 at 7:28 pm | No comments

Jonah Hill's new movie The Sitter doesn't hit theaters until Dec. 9, but MTV scored some clips. Directed by David Gordon Green — the guy behind Pineapple Express and Your Highness, The Sitter centers around Hill’s character who’s forced into babysitting some kids but then...

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Video: Darrell Hammond opens up about psych wards, abuse and “soul-killing” drugs

Video: Darrell Hammond opens up about psych wards, abuse and “soul-killing” drugs

By | October 25, 2011 at 2:05 pm | 2 comments

Yesterday, we printed a few short excerpts from Saturday Night Live alum Darrell Hammond's upcoming book, God, If You’re Not Up There, I’m Fucked: Misadventures In Stand-Up, Saturday Night Live, and Other Mind-Altering Mayhem (out Nov. 8). But today, we get an even deeper...

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Interview: Checking in with Patton Oswalt about “Finest Hour”

Interview: Checking in with Patton Oswalt about “Finest Hour”

By | September 20, 2011 at 10:42 am | 2 comments

It's unique to see someone like Patton Oswalt, known to the mainstream for his many television and film roles (King of Queens, Ratatouille, Big Fan) staying so true to his stand-up roots. In his latest comedy album, out today, Finest Hour, which recently premiered as a Showtime...

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Watch the first look of Charlie Sheen on the Wendy Williams Show

Watch the first look of Charlie Sheen on the Wendy Williams Show

By | September 16, 2011 at 10:36 pm | No comments

Comedy Central's Roast of Charlie Sheen is set to air on Monday, Sept. 19 at 10 pm ET, but we've already shown you guys some great previews from what will go down as one of the major comedy events of 2011. And now, we can show you some clips from Sheen's one and only televised...

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Susie Essman talks about her car orgasm scene from “Curb Your Enthusiasm”

Susie Essman talks about her car orgasm scene from “Curb Your Enthusiasm”

By | September 14, 2011 at 1:56 pm | One comment

Starting tomorrow, Susie Essman is starting her weekend run at Carolines on Broadway in New York City (tickets here). We're excited, to say the least. So much so, I thought this would be an excellent excuse to roll out some interview outtakes I had in my pocket for the last few...

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Interview with Retta, aka, Parks and Recreation’s Donna, aka, the Incognegro

Interview with Retta, aka, Parks and Recreation’s Donna, aka, the Incognegro

By | August 24, 2011 at 4:13 pm | 4 comments

How many pharmaceutical researchers with pre-med degrees from Duke have gone on to a career in stand-up? You can count them on one finger—Retta, who delivers the sass as Donna Meagle, pro-dater, Benz-lover, and stalwart employee of the Pawnee Parks and Recreation...

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Watch Louis C.K. give a valuable lesson on saving a dog’s life

Watch Louis C.K. give a valuable lesson on saving a dog’s life

By | August 19, 2011 at 12:41 pm | 2 comments

Last night, Louis C.K. stopped by Conan for a (thankfully) lengthy desk-side chat. The two funny gingers covered a lot of ground-- how awesome C.K.'s show Louie is, why Louis is shocked there isn't more murder in the world (especially at Disneyland); and perhaps most noteworthy,...

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Watch Dave Chappelle’s first real interview in five years

Watch Dave Chappelle’s first real interview in five years

By | August 15, 2011 at 3:21 pm | 5 comments

"Comedy is a very approval oriented field," says comedian Dave Chappelle in his first interview in five years. Currently, the world's population is just under seven billion people. Having everyone liking a single person is a statistical impossibility, much less thinking they're...

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