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Showtime greenlights second Larry Wilmore comedy special

Showtime greenlights second Larry Wilmore comedy special

By | October 18, 2012 at 1:01 pm | No comments

In August, Showtime aired Daily Show correspondent Larry Wilmore’s first ever comedy special, but it had a twist. Instead of delivering an hour of stand-up, Race, Religion & Sex In Utah found the longtime writer and producer on location in the unofficial Mormon capital of the...

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Comedian Baratunde Thurston schools us on How To Be Black (Video)

Comedian Baratunde Thurston schools us on How To Be Black (Video)

By | May 11, 2012 at 11:50 am | No comments

PBS News Hour recently sat down with stand-up comedian and digital director of America's satirical news source, The Onion, Baratunde Thurston about his book How To Be Black. The book, which came out this past January, combines elements of satire with a memoir. How To Be Black's...

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Uncut Patrice Oneal video interview delves deep into the comedian's psyche

By | April 19, 2010 at 12:58 pm | 4 comments

A few weeks ago, I sat down with comedian Patrice Oneal at Comix to film an episode of Punchline Magazine's web series A Tight Five, which, as you might know, are five minute interviews with well known comedians. But to get that polished five minutes, we shoot much longer. And...

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