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Interview: Adam Hammer proves a stable childhood can still breed thoughtful (and funny) comedy

Interview: Adam Hammer proves a stable childhood can still breed thoughtful (and funny) comedy

By | July 14, 2011 at 1:10 pm | No comments

Editor's note: When Punchline Magazine became Laughspin.com, we also became a little something more-- and that is, purveyors, of sort, of comedy. In short, Laughspin Records is now a thing. And we're putting out albums from comedians and comedic performers we believe in. Our...

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Larry David: "I will do stand-up again" (Video)

By | July 11, 2011 at 2:20 pm | 3 comments

On tonight's episode of the Joy Behar Show on HLN at 10 pm EST, Larry David, Susie Essman and Jeff Garlin stop by to promote the new season of Curb Your Enthusiasm, which premiered last night on HBO. Among the many topics discussed, Behar -- a stand-up, herself -- asks David if...

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Listen to Louis C.K.’s full NPR interview

Listen to Louis C.K.’s full NPR interview

By | July 8, 2011 at 2:35 pm | No comments

This morning Louis C.K. hung out on NPR’s show Fresh Air to chat about the political climate in Sudan. No, you geese. He talked about comedy and stuff. And you probably missed it because you were too budy “working” or “feeding your child” or “sleeping off your...

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Susie Essman talks possible 9th season of Curb Your Enthusiasm

By | July 7, 2011 at 3:05 pm | One comment

The best position a show writer and producer can be in with a network is one in which said producer dictates whether your show lives for another season. It's a rare place to be in Hollywood. But it seems Larry David has been in that category for the better part of a decade. At...

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Greg Proops: The Punchline Magazine interview

Greg Proops: The Punchline Magazine interview

By | July 5, 2011 at 12:39 pm | No comments

Greg Proops has seemingly done it all. He's famous for doing improv on British-turned-American series Whose Line Is It Anyway? He's earned a more concentrated and dedicated fanbase through constant touring as a stand-up. He often pops up on the tele-- most recently on Chelsea...

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Watch Louis C.K. on The Daily Show from last night

By | June 29, 2011 at 11:47 am | No comments

It's true that Louis C.K. has been on just about every late-night chat show the last few weeks trying to promote the second season of his FX show Louie. We haven't posted each and every one of those appearances. But when the dude visits Jon Stewart, it's like we'd be breaking...

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Interview: Bryan Callen– comedian, actor, zombie killer

By | June 16, 2011 at 12:49 pm | No comments

If you're like me, you first caught glances of comedian Bryan Callen during his years on the long-running (but not long enough!), totally under-appreciated sketch show MadTV. But over the last few years, the man has established himself as an in-demand, nationally headlining...

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Interview: Tim Heidecker of Tim and Eric chats on DVD and more!

Interview: Tim Heidecker of Tim and Eric chats on DVD and more!

By | June 6, 2011 at 10:48 am | No comments

Brilliant, absurdist sketch comedy freaks Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim gave us a fifth season of genius this year and their Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! DVD (out now!) brought even more tender morsels of awkward humor than I could have even imagined. Tim and Eric...

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Punchline Magazine interview: Sandra Bernhard talks new album, Roseanne, Kathy Griffin

By | June 2, 2011 at 3:32 pm | No comments

In a new, exclusive interview with Punchline Magazine, comedy icon Sandra Bernhard talks about her new live album (out June 7) the fact that she is not in any feud with Kathy Griffin (despite reports) and about her time on Roseanne Barr's now classic, game-changing sitcom. "I...

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