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Bob Saget and friends raise $664,000 for Scleroderma research

Bob Saget and friends raise $664,000 for Scleroderma research

By | October 23, 2012 at 1:59 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, which raised over $664,000 by night's end! The Scleroderma Research Foundation (srfcure.org) hosted ‘Cool Comedy –...

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Stephen Colbert, huge list of comedians celebrate National Voter Registration Day (Exclusive pics)

Stephen Colbert, huge list of comedians celebrate National Voter Registration Day (Exclusive pics)

By | September 24, 2012 at 10:56 am | 2 comments

Did you know there’s a huge presidential election going down in November? You did? Well, aren’t you just the little news junkie. How about this: Did you know tomorrow is the first ever National Voter Registration Day? You did not. Stop lying. In honor of this special day,...

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Jim Gaffigan lands a deal with CBS to star in autobiographical comedy series

Jim Gaffigan lands a deal with CBS to star in autobiographical comedy series

By | September 21, 2012 at 2:31 pm | 6 comments

As if Jim Gaffigan’s year could get any better – he successfully self-released a new album and stand-up special (Mr. Universe), he welcomed a new baby to his ever-growing family and is selling out theaters across the country – the prolific comedian just snagged a deal with...

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Kevin Hart, Ricky Gervais, Patton Oswalt and more to headline New York Comedy Festival

Kevin Hart, Ricky Gervais, Patton Oswalt and more to headline New York Comedy Festival

By | August 10, 2012 at 12:29 pm | No comments

This year's New York Comedy Festival will run Nov. 7 - 11. The schedule was announced this week, and as always they've put together an impressive line-up. The ninth annual festival, in partnership with Comedy Central, brings Aziz Ansari, Adam Carolla, Rob Delaney, Jim Gaffigan,...

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Laugh Your Asheville Off Comedy Festival announces lineup, Jim Gaffigan set to headline

Laugh Your Asheville Off Comedy Festival announces lineup, Jim Gaffigan set to headline

By | August 6, 2012 at 7:30 pm | No comments

Jim Gaffigan will headline the sixth annual Laugh Your Asheville Off Comedy Festival, set to take over venues around Asheville, NC from Aug. 14 to 18. The hugely popular comedian  will play the Thomas Wolfe Auditorium on Thursday as part of “The America Tour,” and Ryan...

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Watch Louis C.K., Patton Oswalt, Jason Sudeikis and more at the Webby Awards

Watch Louis C.K., Patton Oswalt, Jason Sudeikis and more at the Webby Awards

By | May 23, 2012 at 10:41 am | No comments

The Webby Awards -- honoring the best online content -- broadcasted live from New York City on Monday, and if you're a comedy fan who doesn't have a god-awful Internet connection that is constantly booting you off instant messenger and only allows you to download PDFs at a...

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Webby Awards stream live today, so let’s watch Patton Oswalt

Webby Awards stream live today, so let’s watch Patton Oswalt

By | May 21, 2012 at 10:15 am | No comments

The 16th Annual Webby Awards, created to honor online achievement, will be broadcast live in HD at thewebbyawards.com today at 5:30 pm EST (tune in at 4:30 pm EST if you want to check out the red carpet). The whole shebang will be hosted by Patton Oswalt, but other comedian...

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Aziz Ansari and Louis C.K. combine DIY aesthetic with traditional distribution for new specials

Aziz Ansari and Louis C.K. combine DIY aesthetic with traditional distribution for new specials

By | May 9, 2012 at 3:21 pm | No comments

There are two lessons we can learn from Louis C.K., Aziz Ansari and Jim Gaffigan-- the trio of comedians who successfully self-released their own new comedy specials. The first lesson is that it works, IF -- and it's a big "if" -- you have a large enough fanbase. The second...

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Jim Gaffigan wants us to eat our next Kit Kat like it’s a pan flute (Video)

Jim Gaffigan wants us to eat our next Kit Kat like it’s a pan flute (Video)

By | April 25, 2012 at 1:21 pm | No comments

Whoa, whoah, whoah. This whole Jim Gaffigan explaining how to compulsively eat ice cream late at night thing wasn't just a one-off? It's a series of videos, of which there are at least four! The second one, which covers how and when to properly eat candy, went live this week....

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