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Patton Oswalt looks good in guyliner, plays in a badass metal band (Video)

Patton Oswalt looks good in guyliner, plays in a badass metal band (Video)

By | August 27, 2013 at 4:31 pm | No comments

Last week, we let you know about Matt Hoyle's upcoming book Comic Genius: Portraits of Funny People, which features a ton of incredible original photos of many of the greatest comedians of our time. It comes out Oct. 15 and you could pre-order it now. But in the week's leading...

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Patton Oswalt, Bob Odenkirk cast in comedy horror flick Kitchen Sink

Patton Oswalt, Bob Odenkirk cast in comedy horror flick Kitchen Sink

By | August 20, 2013 at 10:11 am | One comment

Patton Oswalt, Bob Odenkirk and Upright Citizens Brigade founding member Ian Roberts have been cast in the upcoming comedy-horror flick Kitchen Sink, according to Deadline. The trio joins an already robust comedy cast including Keegan-Michael Key, Denis Leary, Joan Cusack,...

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Tenacious D, Patton Oswalt, Kyle Kinane and many more set for Fun Fun Fun Fest

Tenacious D, Patton Oswalt, Kyle Kinane and many more set for Fun Fun Fun Fest

By | August 6, 2013 at 4:48 pm | No comments

The Fun Fun Fun Fest has announced the official comedy and music line up for the 8th annual festival going down between Nov 8 and Nov. 10 in Austin. Veteran comedy rock duo Tenacious D, Patton Oswalt, Craig Robinson, Rob Delaney, and a live version of Adult Swim's series The...

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Patton Oswalt once performed comedy in a student loan video in 1990

Patton Oswalt once performed comedy in a student loan video in 1990

By | July 14, 2013 at 1:00 pm | No comments

Remember that one time Patton Oswalt appeared in an instructional video about college student loans? Of course you don't. But you will now. Thanks to former comedian JC Shakespeare -- who appeared in the same video -- the words and images of Oswalt slinging jokes about college...

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Fox reveals Axe Cop cast: Nick Offerman, Patton Oswalt, Ken Marino and more (Video)

Fox reveals Axe Cop cast: Nick Offerman, Patton Oswalt, Ken Marino and more (Video)

By | June 20, 2013 at 4:23 pm | No comments

The folks at Animation Domination High Def this week officially confirmed the absolute worst kept secret in the history of comedy— the mighty Nick Offerman of Parks and Recreation fame, is voicing the titular character of its series Axe Cop, bowing July 27 at 11 pm ET on Fox....

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 60: Lewis Black, Russell Brand, Tenacious D and more!

Laughspin Podcast, episode 60: Lewis Black, Russell Brand, Tenacious D and more!

By | June 20, 2013 at 11:21 am | No comments

On this week's episode of The Laughspin Podcast, Mike goes solo because I was on an important mission-- or something like that. He gifts you earholes with new audio from Lewis Black's recent college graduations speech, Whitest Kids 'U Know star Trevor Moore's plans to destroy...

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Patton Oswalt writes on rape jokes, heckling and joke stealing

Patton Oswalt writes on rape jokes, heckling and joke stealing

By | June 17, 2013 at 12:31 pm | 6 comments

Patton Oswalt on Friday posted a lengthy missive that had comedy fans chattering all weekend. The three-part “Closed Letter To Myself About Thievery, Hecking and Rape Jokes” found the always-introspective Oswalt amidst a heightened degree of self-revelation and theory. In...

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Happy Father’s Day: 10 bits on being a dad with Patton Oswalt, Louis C.K., Jim Gaffigan, more!

Happy Father’s Day: 10 bits on being a dad with Patton Oswalt, Louis C.K., Jim Gaffigan, more!

By | June 15, 2013 at 4:56 pm | One comment

Tomorrow is Father's Day, so whether he was your greatest idol growing up or a complete dead beat, you are obligated to acknowledge his existence. And if you're a dad, milk it for all it's worth. It's the one day each year when your kids have to think of your positive qualities...

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You should watch Patton Oswalt in The Coup’s new music video for ‘The Magic Clap’

You should watch Patton Oswalt in The Coup’s new music video for ‘The Magic Clap’

By | June 3, 2013 at 7:41 pm | No comments

Patton Oswalt is a great many things-- comedian, actor, author, to name just three. And today he could add music video star to his resume as The Coup just released a video for its song "The Magic Clap," which appears on their new album Sorry to Bother You. Check it out below and...

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