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Louis C.K. tells Jon Stewart: I can’t say ‘retarded’ on FX

By | June 17, 2010 at 1:43 pm | No comments

Last night, Louis CK stopped by the Daily Show with Jon Stewart to promote his new FX show, Louie. The segment starts with a clip from Louie during which the comedian gets stuck at airport security and has to explain what his bottle of lube is for. Things quickly devolved into...

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Ricky Gervais defends joke to Down Syndrome group; but was it even necessary?

By | May 25, 2010 at 9:42 am | 14 comments

Scottish newspaper Daily Record jumped on Ricky Gervais’ case on May 23 for using the term “mong” in a bit onstage he did during his a recent UK tour stop. He was referring to Britain’s Got Talent champion singer Susan Boyle. For those of you who, like myself, had no...

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Now that Louis C.K.'s show has a premiere date, let's watch some teasers!

By | April 21, 2010 at 1:45 pm | No comments

Yesterday, FX finally announced the premiere date of Louis C.K.'s highly anticipated new series Louie. It's happening June 29 at 11 pm EST, by the way. As you probably know, the show will focus on Louie's life as a newly-divorced single dad living in the New York City with his...

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FX sets premiere date for Louis C.K.'s show, Ricky Gervais to guest star

By | April 20, 2010 at 7:02 pm | One comment

The premiere of Louis C.K.'s new show on FX, Louie, is, to say the least, one of the most anticipated events for stand-up comedy fans this year. In February we reported that the originally announced premiere date of April 1 would be pushed back to June; but nothing more specific...

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Louis CK new FX show announces debut date

By | February 2, 2010 at 5:43 pm | 2 comments

While we all knew since August of last year that Louis would be debuting a brand new sitcom type show on FX called Louie, it wasn't until today that the network said when the fun would begin. Fittingly, the network chose April 1 -- April Fool's Day -- at 10 pm to expose the...

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Louis C.K. shows his hatred for hecklers in I Am Comic

By | January 14, 2010 at 5:43 pm | No comments

All comics hate a heckler, but no one’s every articulated their hatred quite as perfectly as the world’s most articulate comic. In this clip -- from the documentary I Am Comic by Jordan Brady -- Louis C.K. expounds on his disdain for people who won’t shut up during his...

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Louis CK’s ‘Hilarious’ will be first stand-up concert film at Sundance

By | December 3, 2009 at 7:08 pm | 2 comments

For Louis C.K., 2010 may turn out to be merely an extension of 2009. The in-demand comic, was recently seen on the big screen in The Invention of Lying and on the small screen in a recurring role on Parks and Recreation, will premiere his stand-up concert film, Louis C.K.:...

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Louis CK, Stephen Colbert, more join for veterans benefit

By | October 8, 2009 at 10:34 am | No comments

For the third year in a row, the New York Comedy Festival is hosting a star-studded event to honor our nation’s veterans. Stand Up for Heroes: A Benefit for the Bob Woodruff Foundation happens Wednesday, Nov 4 at New York City's Town Hall. The show will feature the...

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Will Sarah Silverman ever be comfortable on the red carpet?

By | September 25, 2009 at 3:33 pm | One comment

One of the great things about stand-up comedy is that, unlike television and movie stars, a great stand-up is rarely judged on their appearance. No doubt, it doesn't hurt to be attractive to the masses even as a comic, but you can't point out too many instances of "he or she is...

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