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Win Kids in the Hall, complete series + 'Death Comes To Town'

By | May 23, 2011 at 2:25 pm | One comment

Do you have any idea how excited I am to be giving away three copies of the complete series of The Kids in the Hall? Let's put it this way-- I'm asking rhetorical questions. If you know me -- and you don't -- you know that when I start asking rhetorical questions I'm at my most...

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Saturday Night Live recap: Justin Timberlake and Lady Gaga

By | May 23, 2011 at 2:24 pm | One comment

COLD OPENING Dominique Strauss-Kahn enters jail, and is confronted by two prisoners who are incredibly knowledgable and politics. Strauss-Kahn doesn't say anything as the two debate- which I suspected might lead to a "I'm French. I don't speak English" kind of thing- but it...

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Sketchfest NYC announces lineup, will run June 8 – 11

By | May 23, 2011 at 10:20 am | No comments

New York will play host to a whole lot of funny in about three weeks. SketchFest NYC has announced its full schedule for their 7th Festival, a four-day event running from June 8 - 11 that will feature 36 sketch comedy groups from across the nation. In addition to sketch...

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Should Jimmy Fallon retire his Charlie Sheen impression?

By | May 20, 2011 at 10:27 am | One comment

In early March, Jimmy Fallon debuted his spot-on impression of Charlie Sheen. Obviously, the timing was right, as this was during the height of Sheen's public meltdown awesomeness. Since that time, Fallon has rolled out the Sheen act a few more times, notably in a mock music...

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Watch David Cross as a ham sandwich in the short film "Meltdown"

By | May 11, 2011 at 11:03 am | No comments

The newly-posted short film Meltdown by director Dave Green will go down as one of the best comedy short films of 2011. Starring comedian David Cross (voicing the proud ham sandwich), Meltdown tells the story of a group of friends bonded by similar circumstance-- they're all...

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Friars’ Club improv and sketch competition entry deadline is tomorrow

By | May 9, 2011 at 4:04 pm | No comments

Hey, improv and sketch performers – want to be famous and rich? If so, maybe consider getting an MBA and going into finance. But, if you want another, less soul-crushing option, the 2011 Friars Club Comedy Film Festival sketch and improv competition is open for...

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Video: Jason Nash, Jen Kirkman, Brody Stevens get inspired by Liam Neeson’s “Taken”

By | May 9, 2011 at 2:11 pm | No comments

Sure, you probably enjoy watching Taken with Liam Neeson and yelling at your TV while Neeson dispatches a group of bad guys. In fact, that's probably how people seem watch Taken. Comedian Jason Nash, as part of his musical duo Limo Driver (w/ Peter Bumgarner), has made this...

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Saturday Night Live recap: The return of Tina Fey

By | May 9, 2011 at 1:52 pm | 4 comments

COLD OPENING Osama Bin Laden's video Will and Testament. Osama reveals his legacy is not as impressive as we were led to believe- totaling just over $700. Osama mentions Dakota Fanning several times- more specifically, a virgin, 12-year-old Dakota Fanning. The reference is kind...

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Interview with Rob Riggle, ultimate Renaissance comedy machine

Interview with Rob Riggle, ultimate Renaissance comedy machine

By | May 9, 2011 at 12:40 pm | No comments

Comedian Rob Riggle is everywhere. He's on the big screen, the small screen, and stages across America, and now, on a webseries produced by AXE Shower Gel and Comedy Central Digital, hosting the AXE Dirtcathalon. Punchline Magazine got a chance to catch up with Riggle and his...

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