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The Laughspin interview with Eddie Pepitone

The Laughspin interview with Eddie Pepitone

By | January 2, 2012 at 12:16 pm | 2 comments

You might have have heard him singing his own name on Last Comic Standing a few seasons ago, you might have seen him yell at Conan O'Brien, or you might have seen him in the hit web series Puddin' but, in any case, everyone, comedy fan or no, needs to see Eddie...

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Twitter comedy star Kelly Oxford lands another television deal

Twitter comedy star Kelly Oxford lands another television deal

By | December 21, 2011 at 12:17 pm | 5 comments

Internet comedy sensation Kelly Oxford has been entertaining followers for nearly 15 years as a blogger and, most recently, as one of the most high profile Twitter stars. Her unfiltered sense of humor has garnered her praise and fans from all over the comedy world and...

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The Laughspin Interview: Who is Shelby Fero?

The Laughspin Interview: Who is Shelby Fero?

By | November 9, 2011 at 1:07 pm | 4 comments

As Twitter and web videos become more pervasive, new non-traditional comedy stars are emerging, building a noticeable following. In the case of recently-turned 18-year-old Shelby Fero, she has taken advantage of the groundswell in comedy on the Internet. She's built up a...

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Exclusive: Colin Quinn joking in Will Ferrell drug tweets; “the media owes me an apology”

Exclusive: Colin Quinn joking in Will Ferrell drug tweets; “the media owes me an apology”

By | November 2, 2011 at 2:22 pm | One comment

For the last few weeks, Colin Quinn’s twitter feed has mostly included offensive rants on his part, and re-tweets of his followers calling him a has-been or declaring their plan to unfollow him. But yesterday, Quinn seemed to really piss off a lot of people and made otherwise...

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Artie Lange joins Twitter; and watch his full Letterman appearance

Artie Lange joins Twitter; and watch his full Letterman appearance

By | October 15, 2011 at 12:21 pm | No comments

During Artie Lange's appearance on Late Show with David Letterman last night, he joked about how, since he's been out of the spotlight for nearly two years he's missed out on a lot of technological advances-- most notably Twitter. Well, Lange quietly joined the microblogging...

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Listen to Aimee Mann sing “Todd Barry Is An Idiot”

Listen to Aimee Mann sing “Todd Barry Is An Idiot”

By | October 4, 2011 at 5:39 pm | 2 comments

When comedian Todd Barry tweeted the following -- "Yo @aimeemann. Hear you’re recording @timheidecker song. BIG mistake. I’ll whip up something better & fax it to you later." -- a scene for musical inspiration was set. Tim Heidecker (of Tim and Eric fame) got to work on an...

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It’s official: Ricky Gervais is back on Twitter

It’s official: Ricky Gervais is back on Twitter

By | September 30, 2011 at 5:44 pm | No comments

Since late yesterday, Ricky Gervais (or @RickyGervais, if you will) has been Tweeting non-stop. Before that time, the hugely famous comic was silent-- since Jan. 9, 2010 when he signed off with, "I am sorry, but I am going to stop these tweets because I don't see the point....

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Comedian Matt Goldich launches Twitter talk show

Comedian Matt Goldich launches Twitter talk show

By | September 30, 2011 at 3:32 pm | 3 comments

As if you needed another reason to leave Facebook -- with all of it's unnecessary changes -- Twitter, in addition to being mostly non-invasive, now has its own talk show. Former writer for the Late Show with David Letterman and the Ellen DeGeneres Show Matt Goldich...

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Brody Stevens’ Twitter feed has become a must-follow for comedy nerds; but is the comic losing it?

Brody Stevens’ Twitter feed has become a must-follow for comedy nerds; but is the comic losing it?

By | August 10, 2011 at 6:55 pm | 4 comments

Many times, the most frustrating thing about a comedian can be trying to figure out when or if said comedian is joking or not. While Andy Kaufman based most of his career on challenging audiences and their expectations, irony and sarcasm can easily be lost on the public. They...

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