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Larry the Cable Guy to Larry King: Live your life and leave other people alone (Video)

Larry the Cable Guy to Larry King: Live your life and leave other people alone (Video)

By | July 23, 2013 at 5:44 pm | 2 comments

On today's episode Larry King Now, Larry King's online chat show on Hulu (5 pm ET), he welcomed comedian Larry the Cable Guy (real name: Dan Whitney) as his guest. And while the pair talked about a great many things, it's the bit about politics in America that was most poignant....

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Video: Larry King still trying to convince us he’s a comedian

By | June 7, 2011 at 11:57 am | One comment

For whatever reason, everyone and their mother thinks they can just jump into stand-up comedy and find success. Anyone who’s done stand-up before can tell you… not so much. The jury’s out as to whether or not Larry King will be the exception to the rule. The former CNN...

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Larry King says performing stand-up comedy is "orgasmic"; also "it's not brain surgery"

By | May 11, 2011 at 2:12 pm | 8 comments

In what will probably go down as one of the all-time creepiest statements about the art of stand-up comedy, former talk show host turned-comedian Larry King has described the act of performing comedy onstage as "orgasmic." When writer R. Scott Reedy asks King, "How does it feel...

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The threat is real: Larry King announces stand-up comedy dates

By | February 23, 2011 at 10:31 am | No comments

As you know, Larry King retired from his always-awkward, but for some reason well-respected chat show on CNN, Larry King Live, after 25 years at the helm. A month before that, we told you about Larry King's possible plans (threats?) to attempt a turn in stand-up comedy and in...

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As promised, Larry King attempts stand-up comedy (VIDEO)

By | December 21, 2010 at 3:06 pm | 5 comments

Last night on The Tonight Show, Jay Leno probed Larry King about his rumored plans to embark on a stand-up comedy tour. After minimal coaxing, the newly-retired broadcaster got up to do a few bits. He stressed that his normal act consists of storytelling. Since time was limited,...

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Larry King is planning stand-up comedy tour

By | November 29, 2010 at 4:09 pm | 2 comments

In a recent interview with New York Magazine, veteran interviewer Larry King made a surprising statement about his plans for after the end of his long running talk show. “I’m funny,” said King. “I’m going to do stand-up. That’s what I love.” Now, most people who...

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Bill Maher gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

By | September 15, 2010 at 1:47 pm | 2 comments

Hollywood honored comedian and talk-show host Bill Maher yesterday with the 2,417th star to be placed on the Walk of Fame. In a ceremony presided over by Larry King and Seth MacFarlane, Maher thanked “George Bush, Sarah Palin and the pope.” His HBO series, Real Time with...

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Joan Rivers talks hecklers with Larry King

By | June 25, 2010 at 2:11 pm | No comments

I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but Joan Rivers has been everywhere recently promoting her documentary Joan Rivers: A Piece Of Work. She recently stopped by Larry King Live to discuss the film and things got pretty interesting when King asked about a particular incident...

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