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Controversy over Upright Citizens Brigade flares, but is it much ado about nothing?

Controversy over Upright Citizens Brigade flares, but is it much ado about nothing?

By | January 30, 2013 at 11:56 am | 16 comments

What started as one comedian’s off-the-cuff vocal displeasure over the way a well-respected comedy institution runs its business evolved into a needlessly divisive, hostile online battle fought via Facebook updates and Tumblr posts. I’m not including screengrabs or...

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Comedians Joe DeRosa and Kurt Metzger launch Web series about things they hate (Video)

Comedians Joe DeRosa and Kurt Metzger launch Web series about things they hate (Video)

By | June 30, 2012 at 2:17 pm | One comment

Comedians Joe DeRosa and Kurt Metzger are coming to Official Comedy on YouTube, and they want to make it clear that they're sick of you telling them what to like, Internet. In their upcoming web show Overrated, they chime in on all the pop-culture bullshit that they deem...

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Interview: Kurt Metzger talks “trust fund pussy” comedians, Ugly Americans and more

Interview: Kurt Metzger talks “trust fund pussy” comedians, Ugly Americans and more

By | July 18, 2011 at 9:27 am | 2 comments

On his new album for Comedy Central Records, Kurt Metzger Talks To Young People About Sex, the titular comedian takes the tradition of a relentless, rough-around-the-edges East Coast comic to the next level. Metzger – he also voices the character  zombie Randall...

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Review: Ugly Americans returns to Comedy Central with absurd storylines and surprising morals

By | September 22, 2010 at 4:45 pm | 3 comments

After a seven episode run earlier this year, Comedy Central’s Ugly Americans is back with more, with its season premiere set for Wednesday, Oct 6, at 10:30/9:30c. In case you missed the show’s initial run, there’s not all that much you need to know to start watching now. ...

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Maria Bamford, Nick Swardson, more to perform at Comic-Con for Comedy Central

By | July 7, 2010 at 4:21 pm | One comment

Comedy Central will travel with some of its comedian stars to San Diego’s ultra popular comic book convention and general nerdfest Comic-Con on July 23 and 24th. In addition to panels with the producers, writers, and cast of both Ugly Americans and Futurama, Comedy Central is...

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Carolines breakout artist: Kurt Metzger

By | June 4, 2010 at 3:41 pm | No comments

Print this page out to get $5 off admission to Kurt Metzger’s show at Carolines on June 8. Get more ticket info here. World famous comedy venue Carolines on Broadway and Punchline Magazine have joined forces to present the Breakout Artist Comedy Series. Each Tuesday, at...

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