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Comedian Ralphie May admits, ‘I’m really messed up’ and enters rehab

Comedian Ralphie May admits, ‘I’m really messed up’ and enters rehab

By | October 21, 2012 at 1:45 pm | 6 comments

Comedian Ralphie May has made good on the promise he made Oct. 1 through Twitter to enter a rehab facility to get help with his weight and mind. And although his wife, musical comedian Lahna Turner says he'd rather be home than in the Malibu facility, "It seems to be helping,...

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Why Louis C.K. postponing season four of ‘Louie’ is a good idea

Why Louis C.K. postponing season four of ‘Louie’ is a good idea

By | October 10, 2012 at 12:36 pm | One comment

Ever since Louis C.K. struck a deal with FX three years ago to produce his own show, comedians across the country have been telling their agents and managers, "I want the Louis C.K. deal." At the heart of the deal is total creative freedom and control of the business aspects of...

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Ralphie May headed to ‘mental facility’ for weight and depression, postpones shows

Ralphie May headed to ‘mental facility’ for weight and depression, postpones shows

By | October 2, 2012 at 12:44 am | 6 comments

One of the greatest things about stand-up comedy is that, moreso than their mainstream movie and television star counterparts, comedians are afforded the chance to be totally honest about their personal lives without suffering severe public backlash. This is due in large part to...

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Comedian Ralphie May was “close to death” after suffering blood clot

Comedian Ralphie May was “close to death” after suffering blood clot

By | November 1, 2011 at 3:57 pm | 2 comments

A great many of you have been e-mailing us asking about the health status of comedian Ralphie May ever since Team Ralphie, yesterday, tweeted about him contracting pneumonia. A rep for May tells us today: "He has developed pneumonia and is now in a hospital in Tampa. He’s had...

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Jay Mohr brings dude-centric debate show “Master Debaters” to Fuel TV

Jay Mohr brings dude-centric debate show “Master Debaters” to Fuel TV

By | July 12, 2011 at 11:05 am | One comment

Hey, Dudes. Get on the couch, scratch your balls, eat something fried and get ready for your very own television debate show. Fuel TV announced today that comedian and actor Jay Mohr will host a new project called Master Debaters with Jay Mohr. Get it? It's a debate show, and...

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Exclusive: Lewis Black, Nick Kroll talk about upcoming Bonnaroo performances

By | June 7, 2011 at 8:08 pm | No comments

Just like the music stages at the 10th Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival offering a wildly diverse array of styles, this year’s Comedy Tent has also broadened its scope to include not only some of the best and edgiest stand-up around but spoken word, puppets and a couple of...

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Ralphie May tells about his drug bust in new Atom.com video

By | November 16, 2010 at 12:10 pm | No comments

You may remember that in late September comedian Ralphie May was busted for possession of marijuana at Guam International Airport. No big deal, really. The Last Comic Standing alumn was fined less than $100 and was let go. And May was happy to talk about it to the press,...

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Ralphie May looks to hit big screen, television

By | June 22, 2010 at 7:37 am | No comments

Ralphie May has enjoyed a lot of success since appearing on last comic standing in 2003. With three hour long specials already under his impossibly large belt, the comedian seems to be looking to get into television and movies at this point in his career. Watch as he sits down...

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Comedy Matters with Judah Friedlander, Ralphie May and more

By | January 7, 2010 at 5:53 pm | No comments

Comic Strip Xmas Party The truth is I liked my last column so much it was hard for me to start to write this one. That’s a dangerous thing for a writer to fall in love with his own stuff! Anyway, thanks to all of you who sent your condolences on my Mom. For the second year...

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