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Laughspin Podcast, episode 82: Patrice O’Neal, Kathy Griffin, Kanye West

Laughspin Podcast, episode 82: Patrice O’Neal, Kathy Griffin, Kanye West

By | December 13, 2013 at 8:58 am | No comments

On a brand new episode of the Laughspin Podcast, I go off the rails just a tad on the Recording Academy and their insistence on nominating Kathy Griffin for a best comedy album Grammy every year despite her not releasing what I would consider a proper album. Mike listens...

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Second annual Patrice O’Neal benefit slated for Feb. 18, featuring Bill Burr, Dane Cook and more

Second annual Patrice O’Neal benefit slated for Feb. 18, featuring Bill Burr, Dane Cook and more

By | December 9, 2013 at 10:14 am | 2 comments

The seccond annual Patrice O’Neal Benefit is going down on Tuesday, Feb. 18 at New York City Center in Manhattan. Tickets are on sale today starting at 11 am. Scheduled performers include Bill Burr, Jim Norton, Dane Cook, Nick Di Paolo and more. The first Patrice O’Neal...

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Patrice O’Neal: Black women get you refunds (Animated video)

Patrice O’Neal: Black women get you refunds (Animated video)

By | October 1, 2013 at 10:32 am | No comments

In February of last year, Patrice O'Neal's first posthumous album Mr. P. was released to the delight of comedy nerds everywhere. In October the Better Than You digital EP followed. And just two months ago the comedy world was gifted with the second full-length O'Neal album since...

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Humble Bundle does comedy with Maria Bamford, Patrice O’Neal, Hannibal Buress, more

Humble Bundle does comedy with Maria Bamford, Patrice O’Neal, Hannibal Buress, more

By | August 28, 2013 at 6:00 pm | No comments

Ever since Louis C.K. self released Live at the Beacon Theater in December of 2011, the way in which comedy fans consume laughs at home has been ever-changing. Comedians like Jim Gaffigan and Aziz Ansari followed C.K. with the direct-to-fan model and still others (and ultimately...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 68: Donald Glover, Patrice O’Neal, Jim Gaffigan

Laughspin Podcast, episode 68: Donald Glover, Patrice O’Neal, Jim Gaffigan

By | August 9, 2013 at 11:30 am | No comments

On a brand-spanking-new episode of The Laughspin Podcast, Mike and I get peeved (that's right, PEEVED!) about a YouTube "star" who blatantly stole jokes and ideas from the late Patrice O'Neal. Also, we listen to a new track from Joe DeRosa's new album You Will Die, which comes...

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YouTube star steals from Patrice O’Neal, offers no apology (Videos)

YouTube star steals from Patrice O’Neal, offers no apology (Videos)

By | August 5, 2013 at 11:06 am | 20 comments

At this point in the game, it would take a sociopathic soul or an incredibly dumb person to even dare steal material from a well-known comedian for his or her own gain. And you’d have to be straight-up insane to steal from Patrice O’Neal — a dead man — and one of the...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 67: Patrice O’Neal, Jason Sudeikis, Colin Quinn, Dave Chappelle

Laughspin Podcast, episode 67: Patrice O’Neal, Jason Sudeikis, Colin Quinn, Dave Chappelle

By | August 1, 2013 at 9:27 am | No comments

This week we listen to an unreleased track from Patrice O'Neal, which appears on a new album -- fittingly titled Unreleased -- out on Aug. 20. We also sample a portion of Colin Quinn's keynote address at last week's Just For Laughs festival in Montreal (you can listen to the...

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Exclusive audio preview and details: New Patrice O’Neal album will be released Aug. 20

Exclusive audio preview and details: New Patrice O’Neal album will be released Aug. 20

By | July 25, 2013 at 12:16 pm | 2 comments

When he died on Nov. 29, 2011, one month after suffering a stroke, Patrice O’Neal left fans absolutely devastated. One of the loudest voices – both literally and figuratively – in the comedy world had been silenced forever. He was only 41. Luckily, seven months before...

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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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