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Eleven comedy web shows that should be television shows

Eleven comedy web shows that should be television shows

By | July 26, 2011 at 11:11 pm | 6 comments

When it comes to developing comedy show for television, with the exception of Louie, there is hardly any unilateral decision making that allows for something that is "just good" to be on the air. Demographics, built-in markets, censors, programming and more unfortunately factor...

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Watch Pete Holmes break really bad news to Matt McCarthy

Watch Pete Holmes break really bad news to Matt McCarthy

By | July 26, 2011 at 10:09 pm | No comments

Bedside manner is one of the hardest concepts for doctors to learn, as there is no exact formula, for example, for breaking the news that someone has cancer. Even so, bedside manner might be overrated. Watch comedian Pete Holmes be the best doctor ever for comedian Matt McCarthy...

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Atom.com web series “Kid Farm” parodies Gosselins, Duggers and others

By | June 13, 2011 at 12:58 pm | One comment

Previously, we reported about Atom.com's pick-up of the hilarious brain child of comedians Jamie Lee and Pete Holmes, Kid Farm. The new web series, also starring comedians Katina Corrao and Matt McCarthy, based off a pilot episode posted on YouTube, officially launched on...

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Matt McCarthy is a policeman who knows when you’ve been drunk driving (VIDEO)

By | August 4, 2010 at 5:25 pm | No comments

There are certain things people do when they’re drunk that they would never do sober. Have you ever inhaled a quarter pounder from McDonald's at four in the morning after a night at the bar? You know what we're talking about. Two ingenious policemen, including Matt McCarthy,...

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Carolines breakout artist: Matt McCarthy

By | July 2, 2010 at 12:55 pm | 2 comments

Print this page out to get $5 off admission to Matt McCarthy’s show at Carolines on July 6. 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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Comedy Central locks down John Oliver stand-up comedy series

By | November 19, 2009 at 11:26 am | No comments

Remember a few weeks ago when we reported on a series of stand-up tapings being hosted by John Oliver? You’re about to see the fruits of those tapings, and then some. Comedy Central has ordered six one-hour episodes of the series, which is appropriately titled John Oliver’s...

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