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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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Laughspin interview: Catching up with Kyle Kinane

Laughspin interview: Catching up with Kyle Kinane

By | August 3, 2011 at 2:28 pm | No comments

Last year, comedian Kyle Kinane released one of the best albums of the year Death of the Party. And since then, he's been quickly rising in the world of comedy, having made appearances on Conan, John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show and his own Comedy Central Presents. Now he's...

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Lewis Black finally joins Twitter!

Lewis Black finally joins Twitter!

By | August 1, 2011 at 11:46 am | No comments

Two weeks after we let you know that Jerry Seinfeld joined the Twitter-sphere, I'm pleased to report that Lewis Black has caved in as well. @TheLewisBlack began tweeting Sunday after apparently being badgered by his good friend, comedian Kathleen Madigan (@kathleenmadigan). "I'm...

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Watch the Sklar Brothers help football player Shaun Phillips reach his Twitter potential

Watch the Sklar Brothers help football player Shaun Phillips reach his Twitter potential

By | July 27, 2011 at 4:20 pm | No comments

Shaun Phillips plays professional football for the San Diego Chargers. Seeing as I haven't followed sports since high school, I can't say I ever heard of this dude until today, when I saw this newly-posted Atom.com original video. In it, dynamic comedy duo, The Sklar Brothers...

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Photo: “Community” isn’t bitter about Emmy snub

Photo: “Community” isn’t bitter about Emmy snub

By | July 25, 2011 at 11:02 am | No comments

This is one of the many reasons I love Community. They just don't give a shit. When the Emmy nominations were announced a few weeks ago, I was shocked that the NBC comedy didn't snag even one. But that's ok. The Community peeps are back at work and taking the whole thing in...

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