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Video: Jerry Seinfeld responds to Donald Trump's insults

By | April 28, 2011 at 11:06 pm | No comments

As Jerry Seinfeld was arriving to the Vanity Fair party at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York City, entertainment news show Extra snagged the comedian's first words on Donald Trump, insulted the comic a few days ago. There's a huge part of me that wishes Seinfeld just...

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Review: HBO’s ‘Talking Funny’ is primitive entertainment with plenty of laughs

By | April 22, 2011 at 10:06 am | 2 comments

Save your $12, moviegoers: You can see Scream free every day at home on any cable-news channel, the battlefield for combative squawking heads. That said, may we suggest clicking to HBO at 9 pm EST tonight to watch four civilized and celebrated fundits, Louis C.K., Ricky...

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Comedy kibbles and bits: morning links about funny shit

By | April 20, 2011 at 11:32 am | No comments

There was a lot of comedy thingies from yesterday that we couldn't get to posting-- or maybe there were things that didn't derserve its own post. So here are a bunch of links. You love links. [caption id="attachment_647" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Robin...

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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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Video: “Curb Your Ethusiasm” preview with Ricky Gervais, Rosie O’Donnell, JB Smoove and more

By | April 12, 2011 at 5:47 pm | No comments

Larry David, the master of uncomfortable comedy, probably had to charter two Airbus A380s just to transport all his emotional baggage from LA to NYC for the eighth season of Curb Your Enthusiasm. The grouchy, slouchy comic (and, of course, the man behind the scenes of...

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Colin Quinn: Finding comfort in chaos

By | April 4, 2011 at 3:16 am | No comments

There's no hope for mankind. We're all doomed and there's nothing we can do about it. It's time we just face that truth. And the truth is hilarious. At least it is in the hands of comedian Colin Quinn, who, with his Broadway show-turned television comedy special Long Story...

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Greg Giraldo family benefit presale begins tomorrow

By | December 15, 2010 at 7:47 pm | One comment

As we reported earlier this week, there will be an all-star comedy show at the Beacon Theater in New York on Feb. 9 to benefit the family of Greg Giraldo. Tickets go on sale to the general public this Saturday. However, we just confirmed that there will be a presale beginning...

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Bob Saget, Olsen twins, Jerry Seinfeld, more raise $700k for scleroderma research

By | November 10, 2010 at 3:09 pm | No comments

Family, friends, and supporters came together Monday night at Carolines on Broadway in New York City for comedian Bob Saget's annual scleroderma fundraiser. And just moments ago, Saget tweeted that the event raised nearly $700,000. The Scleroderma Research Foundation...

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Trailer for Colin Quinn’s Broadway show “Long Story Short” hits the web

By | October 19, 2010 at 5:40 pm | No comments

Vote for Quinn! Er...or at east go see his hilarious one-man show! We previously reported on Colin Quinn's Long Story Short moving from off-Broadway to the Helen Hayes theater on Oct. 22nd. And now we're reminding you, but only because there's this swell video to promote said...

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