Browsing Tag Paul F. Tompkins

Paul F. Tompkins once mistook a live pelican as a microphone (Video)

Paul F. Tompkins once mistook a live pelican as a microphone (Video)

By | October 20, 2012 at 6:14 pm | One comment

Now that ThingX has officially launched, we can spend less time guessing about its origin and purpose and more time absorbing all of its fucked up content. For instance, are you sick of interviews wherein comedians are asked a bunch of questions that make sense and when answered...

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Stephen Colbert, huge list of comedians celebrate National Voter Registration Day (Exclusive pics)

Stephen Colbert, huge list of comedians celebrate National Voter Registration Day (Exclusive pics)

By | September 24, 2012 at 10:56 am | 2 comments

Did you know there’s a huge presidential election going down in November? You did? Well, aren’t you just the little news junkie. How about this: Did you know tomorrow is the first ever National Voter Registration Day? You did not. Stop lying. In honor of this special day,...

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Best Week Ever is back: Which comedians do you want to see?

Best Week Ever is back: Which comedians do you want to see?

By | August 4, 2012 at 2:47 pm | 9 comments

It is the best week ever…because VH1 announced that the hit series Best Week Ever is returning after a three years off air. The show will return to anchor Friday nights on the nostalgic network's new line-up. The trailblazing talking head show featured pop culture icons,...

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Paul F. Tompkins is taping a pilot for Comedy Central!

Paul F. Tompkins is taping a pilot for Comedy Central!

By | June 15, 2012 at 5:25 pm | No comments

When we spoke with Paul F. Tompkins in April, the comedian told us he had a project with Comedy Central in the works, but couldn't speak too much about it. Today, he shared some details about a pilot taping, including a good description of what the show will be: “Comedy...

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Watch Paul F. Tompkins answer questions about the way he dresses and other stuff

Watch Paul F. Tompkins answer questions about the way he dresses and other stuff

By | June 15, 2012 at 2:37 pm | No comments

Comedian Paul F. Tompkins takes online fan questions for Speakeasy, his new series on Made Man. This week, he explains why he wears suits all the time and who was “really The Boss.” Speakeasy premiered in May and features Tompkins chatting over drinks with Hollywood’s most...

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Watch the Comedy Bang Bang trailer with Amy Poehler, Zach Galifianakis, Andy Samberg and more

Watch the Comedy Bang Bang trailer with Amy Poehler, Zach Galifianakis, Andy Samberg and more

By | May 21, 2012 at 1:42 pm | No comments

Since 2009, Scott Aukerman (Mr. Show, Between Two Ferns) has hosted the Comedy Bang! Bang! (originally Comedy Death-Ray) podcast. The show features Scott and his comedy friends (guests range from lower-profile comedy nerd favorites such as Andy Daly and Harris Wittels to the...

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Paul F. Tompkins hosts chat show ‘Speakeasy’ with guests Ty Burrell, Nathan Fillion and more!

Paul F. Tompkins hosts chat show ‘Speakeasy’ with guests Ty Burrell, Nathan Fillion and more!

By | May 3, 2012 at 2:32 pm | No comments

If you watched his recent stand-up special Laboring Under Delusions on Comedy Central (read our interview here), you know that comedian Paul F. Tompkins knows how to tell a story. But in his new Web series, Speakeasy, it seems most of the stories will be provided by his...

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Paul F. Tompkins on finding happiness, possible new show and more! (Laughspin interview)

Paul F. Tompkins on finding happiness, possible new show and more! (Laughspin interview)

By | April 20, 2012 at 12:51 pm | No comments

Obsessing about stand-up has its advantages. Perhaps the best byproduct for a true comedy fan is that through the years, we're privy to the comedian's emotional and artistic journey-- all played out intimately onstage. And few comics' evolution has been as satisfying to witness...

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Watch the ‘Bitter Buddha’ trailer with Sarah Silverman, Patton Oswalt, more!

Watch the ‘Bitter Buddha’ trailer with Sarah Silverman, Patton Oswalt, more!

By | March 8, 2012 at 12:09 am | 4 comments

True comedy nerds know who Eddie Pepitone is. He's the man who's made an art out of Twitter, the star of the daily live-action comic strip Puddin' and the dude who released the stellar album A Great Stillness at the end of last year. But, with the upcoming documentary about the...

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