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Atom.com skewers Tiger, Jesse James, Clinton, Palin and more in new Obamaourage video

By | April 16, 2010 at 3:28 pm | No comments

Take a nine second stroll around the Internet today and you’ll find no dearth of videos parodying Tiger Woods, Sarah Palin, Barack Obama and Jesse James. But, really who has time to watch all of them? We’ll tell you, who. We do. But, we’re lazy, and we much rather watch...

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Tina Fey was a welcome change to SNL, but episode still suffered

By | April 12, 2010 at 12:49 pm | One comment

When Tina Fey was announced as the upcoming host of SNL, my gut reaction was simply “YES!” After all, when a talented member of the cast – and in this case an amazing writer, too – returns, it’s an event. So, hope immediately went sky high for really crisp writing and...

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It's official: Tina Fey returns to Saturday Night Live as Sarah Palin

By | April 7, 2010 at 3:26 pm | No comments

Back in February, it seemed all but certain that Tina Fey would, indeed return to Saturday Night Live to do her infamous impression of Sarah Palin. Though the folks at SNL were careful about commenting or confirming, today we've learned that it's official. Tina Fey will become...

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Spinal Tap’s Harry Shearer says Sarah Palin’s Tonight Show comedy routine was ‘lame’

By | March 4, 2010 at 5:54 pm | No comments

It’s about time Sarah Palin got judged as an entertainer, since that's what she mostly is. Last night on Countdown with Keith Olbermann, comedian/writer/Spinal Tap God Harry Shearer gave his professional opinion of the recent set of jokes the former governor of Alaska...

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Are we too easily offended by crass jokes?

By | July 22, 2009 at 1:48 pm | No comments

A few weeks ago Larry Muhammed, a Courier-Journal (Louisville, KY) writer got in touch with me to see if I would answer a few questions about comedy, more specifically if people just couldn't take a crass joke these days. The final article took a slightly different turn,...

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