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Comedian Rick Shapiro diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease (Exclusive)

Comedian Rick Shapiro diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease (Exclusive)

By | May 3, 2013 at 3:12 pm | 7 comments

A little over a year after he suffered a “cardiac event,” Laughspin can now report that veteran comedian Rick Shapiro has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease, a degenerative disorder that effects the central nervous system. The diagnosis was made April 25 at the Mayo...

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Comedian Rick Shapiro suffers ‘cardiac event’ (Exclusive)

Comedian Rick Shapiro suffers ‘cardiac event’ (Exclusive)

By | April 17, 2012 at 8:22 pm | 10 comments

Though he's in the midst of a career arc, Laughspin can confirm that cult comedian Rick Shapiro has suffered a “mild cardiac event” exacerbated by a hypersensitivity to prescribed medication. He's currently resting in a Los Angeles-area hospital, Shapiro’s manager Tracy...

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Watch Louis C.K. and friends contemplate busboy's life in "Louie" extra scene

By | June 21, 2011 at 3:19 pm | One comment

With the premiere of the second season of Louie hitting FX this Thursday at 10:30 pm EST, the ever-giving Louis C.K. gifted the Internet mere moments ago with this extra scene from the first season of the show. Oh, and you should know that said first season is out on DVD and...

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