Vince Vaughn and the ‘Unfinished Business’ Cast Create Free Stock Photos that Don’t Suck
(via Getty Images) by Tina Jett Got an editorial article that needs generic stock photos of office workers doing officey things? Instead of using boring images of people no one recognizes, let Vince Vaughn and friends offer you a better solution. As a promotional gimmick for the upcoming film,&... [Read More]
The Goddamn Comedy Jam: Interviews with Jim Jeffries, Todd Glass, Roy Wood, Rory Scovel, and Josh Adam Meyers
(via GDCJ) by Kylie Hodges, Guest Contributor The Goddamn Comedy Jam may be one of the hottest comedy shows in Los Angeles right now. With just seven shows under its belt, this monthly comedy-karaoke mash-up fills venues in no time. Josh Adam Meyers, creator of the show, has teamed up with house ban... [Read More]
Brooklyn Comedy Festival Submissions Are Open Until March 29
via Matt Kleinschmidt, The Syndicate Brooklyn, NY – The Brooklyn Comedy Festival has set a deadline for accepting submissions for its August 2015 dates. Interested parties have through March 29th to submit their submissions online via Eventbrite. Performers wishing to ... [Read More]
Tom McCaffrey’s Stand-Up Mocumentary, ‘Adventures in Comedy’ Now Available Online
(via Twitter) by Tina Jett Tom McCaffrey‘s inside look at the trials and tribulations of life as a stand-up comedian is now available for your viewing pleasure on the interwebs. Adventures in Comedy is a truthful account of how the stand-up life can draw you in, dance with you for a littl... [Read More]
Why Marc Maron’s WTF! Could Only Work Once
(Image via wtfpod.com) By Joe-Joe Louis Slate magazine named the “Louis C.K.” episode of WTF! with Marc Maron as the best episode of a podcast ever made, beating out not only other comedy podcasts, but also podcasting favorites like This American Life, Radio Lab, and the wildly popular S... [Read More]
Worth a Listen: The Doug Stanhope Podcast
(via PhoenixNewTimes.com) by Joe-Joe Louis If you’ve never heard of Doug Stanhope then you have some homework to do, and if you consider yourself a fan of comedy but have never heard of Doug Stanhope, then you need to reevaluate how you self-identify. Over the past few decades, Doug has m... [Read More]
Nina G: Comedian Who Stutters Goes Beyond the Punch Lines
by Valerie Branch, Guest Contributor ALAMEDA, CA – Nina G bills herself as “America’s Only Female Stuttering Comedian”. Less obvious about this stand-up comedian, social activist, and author, is that she also has a learning disability. Both Nina G’s stutter and her lear... [Read More]
Make an Appointment with Dex Everett, Man Tamer!
via Dexeverett.com by Mike Sgroi The longest battle in history has always between men and women. Time has told the tales of epic relationships from Adam and Eve, to Romeo and Juliet, and all the way to Kanye and Kim. Through these relationships, people have lived vicariously to ultimately understand... [Read More]
SNL Mega-Marathon Begins Tomorrow
by Tina Jett   (image via VH1) Snowed-in sketch lovers rejoice! Beginning tomorrow, Wednesday, January 28, VH1 kicks off their Saturday Night Live mega-marathon, SNL REWIND: 2015–1975. For 19 days – 433 hours – 40 years of SNL episodes will air b... [Read More]