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Patton Oswalt plays Tom Scharpling in new Ettes music video

Patton Oswalt plays Tom Scharpling in new Ettes music video

By | August 25, 2011 at 8:36 am | No comments

I am a huge music nerd as well as being a comedy nerd, and The Ettes are one of my favorite bands as of late. The Tennessee band is made up of Lindsay “Coco” Hames, Maria “Poni” Silver, and Jeremy “Jem” Cohen - best. nicknames. ever. They're fun and their sound is...

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Patton Oswalt, Patrice Oneal cast in Johnny Knoxville comedy flick

Patton Oswalt, Patrice Oneal cast in Johnny Knoxville comedy flick

By | August 22, 2011 at 12:32 pm | No comments

For the past few years Johnny Knoxville, professional Jackass, has been slowly gaining some credibility as a comedic actor (The Ringer, Dukes of Hazzard); he even co-starred in Kevin Spacey's Father Of Invention last year. I know, I know. None of them were "hits" or "good," but...

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Watch Santa get shot in the face in “A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas” trailer

Watch Santa get shot in the face in “A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas” trailer

By | August 10, 2011 at 9:09 pm | No comments

In 2004, best friends Harold and Kumar went to White Castle; four years later, the potty pair visited Guantanamo Bay. This winter they'll be spending Christmas in New York City. And this time, for some ridiculous reason, it's all going down in 3D. To the movie makers' defense,...

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Watch Patton Oswalt show incredible acting range in just five seconds

Watch Patton Oswalt show incredible acting range in just five seconds

By | August 9, 2011 at 9:06 pm | No comments

From their somewhat humble beginnings in film school, Brian Firenzi's 5 Second Films has come a long way-- from their films being screened at on the USC campus to having caught the interest of Patton Oswalt. 5 Second Films just posted their third short starring Oswalt in quite...

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A girl’s song about the comedians she loves is about to go viral

A girl’s song about the comedians she loves is about to go viral

By | July 29, 2011 at 11:28 am | 3 comments

UPDATE: Oct. 17 We just got this new version of "Comedians" from Allie. Check it out and pass it on! ------------------ Most young women in America spend their time listening to soulless pop music, watching Jersey Shore and generally not being cool-- but then are...

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Watch Patton Oswalt explode

Watch Patton Oswalt explode

By | July 13, 2011 at 4:02 pm | No comments

Last week, we watched Patton Oswalt get kicked in the balls in his 5 Second Films debut. Shortly after the clip went live, Oswalt warned us that there would be more coming. He totally didn't lie. Because this morning, another five seconds of Oswalt bliss was bestowed upon all of...

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Watch Bert from 'Sesame Street' interview Saturday Night Live's Andy Samberg

By | May 19, 2011 at 4:22 pm | No comments

I'll level with everyone. When I'm not watching comedy programming, I'm watching PBS Kids. Two reasons: 1. I have a two year old son. 2. I fucking love PBS Kids. Even if you're an adult with no children or you're an adult who hates children, I highly recommend sitting down and...

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Patton Oswalt will star in Adult Swim's 'The Heart, She Holler'

By | May 19, 2011 at 3:31 pm | One comment

During Adult Swim's upfront presentations this morning, the network announced The Heart, She Holler, starring Patton Oswalt, will become a series. The show also stars comedian Heather Lawless, who comedy nerds may know as a member of sketch group Variety Shac, (Chelsea Peretti,...

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In what setting is a comedy album best recorded?

By | May 12, 2011 at 5:38 pm | 3 comments

Though recording a comedy album of any kind is largely just a matter of capturing spoken word, the sound quality of the laughter is something to consider. Last night I (along with more than 100 others) was lucky enough to watch Patton Oswalt run through the new special he's...

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