My Pod Week: Week ending 8/31/14
Mike Flinn (@realmikeflinn) isn't just a podcast producer and engineer; he's also an avid fan of the form. "My Pod Week" recaps and reviews the many varied comedy podcasts Flinn listened to or attended live tapings of during the previous week. Enjoy! COME TO PAPA with Tom Papa (Ep 31 Weird Al Yankov... [Read More]
Kathy Griffin Naked ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Video Hilarious! Aubrey Plaza, AJ McLean Help Nude 53-Year-Old Comedian
Kathy Griffin to make the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge hilarious. The comedian stripped down naked while performing the charity endeavor on Jimmy Kimmel Live last Friday. In case you have somehow missed all the Ice Bucket Challenge videos over the last few weeks, the viral campaign calls for people to p... [Read More]
Eastern Michigan Football Concrete Wall Video … Eagles Try To Run On Field By Breaking Cinder Blocks With Sledgehammer, Fail Spectacularly
If Eastern Michigan’s pregame introduction is any indication, the Eagles are in for a long football season. For some reason, the squad thought it would be cool to run onto the field by destroying a concrete wall. But it went hilariously wrong. The Eagles opened up their se... [Read More]
The Goldbergs - The Complete First Season
Some sitcoms go under your personal radar for a while. Such is the case for The Goldbergs. Watching  The Complete First Season 3 DVD set made me put this show on the must watch list next season.  It has been a while since prime time TV had an easy listening ... [Read More]
This Week In Comedy: Labor of a season
This weekend marks the unofficial end of the summer. So it means one last chance to have a summer fling or sing a Grease song about it, that’s what the kids are doing these days right? - The week started off with a lot of Emmy chatter, we made some early predictions then broke down […] ... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy: Summer's End
by Stephanie Simon -Louis C.K., Sarah Silverman, and The Colbert Report won Emmys while Amy Poehler was snubbed for the 11th time. -We had an inside look at the return of Superego with Matt Gourley, Jeremy Carter, Mark McConville, and Paul F. Tompkins. -We discussed whether or not Modern Family real... [Read More]
Joan Rivers remains hospitalized in serious condition following complications during throat surgery
Melissa Rivers released this statement today about her mother, 81-year-old comedy legend Joan Rivers, who was rushed to Mt. Sinai Hospital in New York City Thursday when she went into cardiac arrest during throat surgery at an Upper East Side clinic. “My mother would be so touched by the tribu... [Read More]
A Rep From Sanrio Clears Up the Hello Kitty Confusion on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'
by Megh Wright Earlier this week it was revealed that Hello Kitty is not in fact a cat but a little girl, despite looking exactly like a cat and being named Hello Kitty. To clear up the confusion, last night Jimmy Kimmel invited a representative from Sanrio to come on Jimmy Kimmel Live and explain t... [Read More]
Todd Glass visits “The Daily Show” to talk about busting out of the shed
Comedian Todd Glass stopped by The Daily Show to talk to Jon Stewart about his book, The Todd Glass Situation. Actually, he stopped by to talk about his shows at the DC Improv, but sneaky Stewart twisted the conversation. Glass talks a little about coming out of the closet – or, “busting... [Read More]
Patricia Lockwood Writes About Perfectly Roasted Pturkeydactyls for 'Grub Street'
by Megh Wright "11 p.m.: I sip a mug of kratom tea, which is a legal vitamin that makes music sound better to people. It also makes you very hungry. Under its influence, I wolf an enormous turkey sandwich while listening to Brain Salad Surgery and become one with the glittering cosmos. My mouth glis... [Read More]