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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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Watch Amy Poehler spend “7 Minutes in Heaven”

Watch Amy Poehler spend “7 Minutes in Heaven”

By | August 12, 2011 at 3:34 pm | No comments

Late last month we introduced you to the new silly Web series 7 Minutes in Heaven, wherein Saturday Night Live writer Mike O'Brien invites his famous pals into a closet for a world-class interview of awkwardness. O'Brien's first guest was Kristen Wiig; since then he's given the...

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Keith Olbermann interviews “Book of Mormon” star Josh Gad for 30 minutes

Keith Olbermann interviews “Book of Mormon” star Josh Gad for 30 minutes

By | August 9, 2011 at 12:51 pm | No comments

Last night Book of Mormon star Josh Gad -- that's Elder Arnold Cunningham, to you -- sat down with Keith Olbermann on the political pundit's new show Countdown on Current TV. The fine folks at the network posted this 30-minute Web extra, wherein Olbs goes in-depth with The Gad...

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The Laughspin Interview with Jimmy Pardo

The Laughspin Interview with Jimmy Pardo

By | August 8, 2011 at 10:20 am | One comment

Being a big fan of Jimmy Pardo's work and helping bring his Never Not Funny Podcast to Chicago, I was really looking forward to this interview. I call Pardo while he’s driving to Conan, where he’s the opening act each night. He's anxious to get right to the questions. When...

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Watch an 11-minute “Book of Mormon” interview

Watch an 11-minute “Book of Mormon” interview

By | August 1, 2011 at 4:16 pm | One comment

Broadway is no stranger to controversy. Remember the late-1960s show Hair? No stone was left unturned: the show highlighted illegal drugs, profanity, sexuality, and, of course, lots of nudity. Today’s controversial Broadway play, though, is raising eyebrows for different...

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Watch Marc Maron on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

Watch Marc Maron on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

By | July 27, 2011 at 12:17 pm | No comments

While he was in New York City to record a live version of his podcast WTF in Brooklyn, Marc Maron visited Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. He was there to not only promote the podcast but also his upcoming album This Has To Be Funny, which drops Aug. 9 on Comedy Central Records....

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Interview: Axis of Awesome will rock you like a hurricane– if hurricanes were funny, and from Australia

Interview: Axis of Awesome will rock you like a hurricane– if hurricanes were funny, and from Australia

By | July 25, 2011 at 10:03 am | One comment

With tens of millions plays on YouTube, you just might have heard Australian comedy music trio Axis of Awesome hilariously deflating any number of pop music conventions. But now, the band – lead vocalist Jordan Raskopoulos, keyboardist and vocalist Benny Davis and guitarist...

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