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‘Otto & George’ comedian ventriloquist Otto Petersen dies suddenly (Audio)

‘Otto & George’ comedian ventriloquist Otto Petersen dies suddenly (Audio)

By | April 14, 2014 at 10:43 am | 8 comments

Otto Petersen, the comedian behind x-rated ventriloquist act Otto & George, died yesterday while taking a nap. As of this writing, no cause of death has been revealed. Petersen was 53. A longtime, recurring guest on the Opie and Anthony Show on SiriusXM, the announcement was...

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Legendary comedian Pat Cooper announces his retirement: I got my dignity

Legendary comedian Pat Cooper announces his retirement: I got my dignity

By | October 18, 2013 at 9:45 am | 5 comments

Legendary comedian Pat Cooper is retiring from the stage. The 84-year-old Brooklyn native was a guest on the Opie and Anthony Show on SiriusXM this morning, which is where he made the announcement. On the show he explained that he felt he’s accomplished everything he set...

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‘Documentary’ on Patrice O’Neal is perfect for true fans (Video)

‘Documentary’ on Patrice O’Neal is perfect for true fans (Video)

By | December 26, 2012 at 3:01 pm | 5 comments

A nearly 50-minute video chronicling the last few years of late comedian Patrice O'Neal's career has surfaced. Labeled as a documentary online, it's closer to a tribute, as it features dozens of clips of audio commentary from comedian friends like Jim Norton, Louis C.K., Robert...

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Ricky Gervais would’ve voted for Obama, you know…if he was allowed to vote (Video)

Ricky Gervais would’ve voted for Obama, you know…if he was allowed to vote (Video)

By | November 7, 2012 at 11:58 am | No comments

Before the election results were in yesterday, Ricky Gervais dropped by the Opie and Anthony Show on SiriusXM, where naturally an Obama-vs-Romney discussion developed. Although Gervais isn't allowed to vote in America, as he's still a British citizen despite spending most of his...

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Andy Samberg: I think I could’ve done another year at SNL and had a great time (Video)

Andy Samberg: I think I could’ve done another year at SNL and had a great time (Video)

By | June 11, 2012 at 7:31 pm | No comments

This morning, newly former Saturday Night Live cast member Andy Samberg visited the fine folks at the Opie and Anthony Show at Sirius XM to plug his upcoming flick That's My Boy, wherein he co-stars opposite Adam Sandler. Of course the topic of his SNL departure came up. "I...

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Comedian Patrice Oneal suffers stroke

Comedian Patrice Oneal suffers stroke

By | October 26, 2011 at 7:01 am | 29 comments

After 30 minutes of ribbing amongst friends, the Opie and Anthony Show on SiriusXM this morning got serious. Veteran comedian and longtime O&A regular Patrice Oneal, recently seen on Comedy Central's Roast of Charlie Sheen, suffered a stroke last Wednesday. Show co-host,...

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Louis C.K. makes fun of Ricky Gervais for the way Gervais makes fun of Louis

By | April 13, 2011 at 11:16 am | 3 comments

We missed this video when it was posted two days ago by Opie of the Opie and Anthony Show on Sirius XM. What can we say; sometimes we're not the quickest. But that doesn't mean we have to punish you by not posting at all. So, in the video Louis C.K. -- frequent O & A guest...

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Louis C.K. asks Donald Rumsfield if he's a flesh-eating lizard on live radio

By | February 24, 2011 at 5:12 pm | 3 comments

Donald Rumsfeld, the man who served as Secretary of Defense under George W. Bush, was pushing his new book Known and Unknown in an usual place this morning-- the Opie and Anthony Show on Sirius XM. Sitting in for comedian Jim Norton, who's been in LA for a few days, was Louis...

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Featured review: Jim Norton– Despicable

By | February 14, 2011 at 11:39 am | No comments

Release date: March 8 In case you don’t know, Jim Norton is what George Carlin would have been had Carlin not been such a sweet and sensitive guy. On his aptly-titled third album Despicable – over half of the track titles (“Penguins are Assholes,” “Ron...

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