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Chris Hardwick is a zombie (Video)

Chris Hardwick is a zombie (Video)

By | March 5, 2012 at 4:28 pm | No comments

To help generate some buzz ahead of the launch of official Nerdist Channel on YouTube, Chris Hardwick (the Nerdist, himself) became a fucking zombie. For real. The Walking Dead's Greg Nicotero did NOT put makeup on him. Comedian Chris Hardwick is a zombie. And the Nerdist...

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Yahoo! launches new comedy channel with 7 Minutes in Heaven and more

Yahoo! launches new comedy channel with 7 Minutes in Heaven and more

By | March 5, 2012 at 3:54 pm | No comments

From Netflix producing the new season of Arrested Development to just about everything Funny or Die posts and to sites like Hulu and Crackle releasing its own programming, these days, the online world is constantly competing to release the best new original comedy content for...

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Chris Hardwick on Fallon: the Nerdist YouTube channel and the Star Wars Comic-Con run

Chris Hardwick on Fallon: the Nerdist YouTube channel and the Star Wars Comic-Con run

By | February 10, 2012 at 12:43 pm | One comment

Comedian, author, television host and entertainment empire builder Chris Hardwick dropped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night; and he had a whole bunch of cool shit to announce. First, the official Nerdist channel on YouTube is set to launch on April 1. Unlike your best...

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Watch comedian Tex Alexandro expose Justin Bieber’s older brother, Jordan

Watch comedian Tex Alexandro expose Justin Bieber’s older brother, Jordan

By | February 1, 2012 at 3:52 pm | No comments

Life ain't easy for the forgotten siblings of pop culture superstars. The Ashlee Simpson. The unspoken Osbourne brother. Khloe "The Beast" Kardashian. Just ask Jordan Bieber, the "Baby" singer's older brother. Comedian Ted Alexandro and Hollis James' latest video Nepotizzle:...

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Danger 5: A comedy web series you should be watching

Danger 5: A comedy web series you should be watching

By | December 6, 2011 at 11:14 am | No comments

If someone told you that a hilarious sixties-inspired WWII action comedy web series just started, you might guess that it's on Adult Swim or perhaps part of MTV's relaunching of Liquid TV. However, the hysterical Danger 5 isn't on any such channel. Coming out of Australia's SBS,...

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Girl with a guitar Allie Goertz plays an ode to “Freaks and Geeks” (Video)

Girl with a guitar Allie Goertz plays an ode to “Freaks and Geeks” (Video)

By | September 30, 2011 at 5:04 pm | One comment

Way back in July, we introduced you to 20-year-old college student Allie Goertz, who wrote, performed and uploaded her song "Comedians" to YouTube. You can watch it here. In short, it was a tribute to all her fave contemporary comedians. “I was spoon fed a lot of my comedic...

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Jon Lajoie’s new music video has a simple message: “F**k Everything”

Jon Lajoie’s new music video has a simple message: “F**k Everything”

By | August 1, 2011 at 12:39 pm | No comments

Comedian Jon Lajoie has struck again-- and hard. If you're unfamiliar with the man, in short he's a dude that, at this point in his career, can film himself sitting on the couch for 12 seconds, upload it and get half a million YouTube views in a day. He hasn't gone that route...

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A girl’s song about the comedians she loves is about to go viral

A girl’s song about the comedians she loves is about to go viral

By | July 29, 2011 at 11:28 am | 3 comments

UPDATE: Oct. 17 We just got this new version of "Comedians" from Allie. Check it out and pass it on! ------------------ Most young women in America spend their time listening to soulless pop music, watching Jersey Shore and generally not being cool-- but then are...

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Interview: Demetri Martin’s ever-growing comedy portfolio

Interview: Demetri Martin’s ever-growing comedy portfolio

By | May 2, 2011 at 10:19 am | No comments

Delving into a stand-up comedian’s creative process is often a mixed bag at best. Creating, tweaking, and performing a joke is an incredibly subjective experience, so communicating what that experience is like usually leaves something to be desired. Sometimes, though, we get...

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