Marc Maron - The Angry Chef (plus Thanksgiving Stuffing Marc’s Way recipe) | pop rock candy mountain
I prepare a yearly Thanksgiving dinner for 24 people at my mother’s house in Florida. It is a healing and horrifying event for me full of joy and spite. My mother taught me to be afraid of food. Not all food, but certainly all foods with sugar and fat in them, almost all food. I think the first word I was taught by my mother was ‘Mommy’ and the second word was ‘skinny’. Counting calories was how I learned to do math. [Read More]
More Images From Community's Claymation Christmas Special
by Adam Frucci Vulture has a great slideshow with snaps of every Community character's claymation equivalent from the upcoming Christmas special, if that first image from it wasn't enough for you. Snow Chang! Look for the episode to air on December 9th. @ 4:30 pm 0 Comments... [Read More]
Larry vs. Louis: Why You Don’t Need "Jokes" to Be Funny
by Erik Voss When I analyzed episodes of 30 Rock and S#*! My Dad Says for their relative joke tallies, many readers pointed out it’s unfair to compare two different comedy formats –- 30 Rock is a single camera, ensemble comedy, whereas S#*! My Dad Says is a more traditional, multi-camera, laugh-trac... [Read More]
A Fairly Comprehensive Guide to Comedy Podcasts: The Joe Rogan Experience
by Joe Berkowitz It was clear in reading through the comments section of the first Guide to Comedy Podcasts that I had inadvertently ignored a lot of tenderly beloved podcasts. In an effort to rectify the oversight, I’ll now be taking a weekly look at which of these are worth your valuable time and ... [Read More]
Comedian Dave Ismay spends life savings after being told he has 3 months to live | Mail Online
A comedian was told he had three months to live by doctors and promptly set about completing his 'bucket list' - only to be told eight weeks later that he was far from kicking the bucket. When Dave Ismay was told booze had left him with deadly liver cirrhosis and that he had just months to live, he was baffled, having never been a particularly heavy drinker. But faced with the devastating diagnosis, the former TV comic - who performed for 20 years with his best friend legendary funnyman Bob Mon... [Read More]
More SNL Seasons Added to Netflix Streaming
by Adam Frucci Over a month ago, Netflix promised that they were about to add every past season of Saturday Night Live to its Watch Instantly service, which sounds amazing. Unfortunately, they've been dragging their heels, as the only seasons available since then have been seasons 1-5 and 30-36... [Read More]
Bonus dress rehearsal clip from SNL #36.7: The Thanksgivies, awards for ruining Thanksgiving dinner
Hey kids, just in time for Thanksgiving, but not in time to make it into last night's live episode of SNL, the show presented the "Thanksgivies," awards handed out to various family members for ruining Thanksgiving dinner. Categories i... [Read More]
Jim Norton Talks 'Opie & Anthony,' His Film Career, and Life as a Comedian |'s Matt Thompson spoke with Norton about his film career, The Opie & Anthony Show, and life as a comedian. [Read More]
Interview: "Dear Mrs. Fitzsimmons," your son Greg wrote about becoming a comedian, now talks about it
In his new memoir, "Dear Mrs. Fitzsimmons," comedian Greg Fitzsimmons creates a self-portrait of the comedian as a young man, complete with photos and letters upon letters from disciplinary figures in his life to illustrate just how Greg ev... [Read More]
Diddy Seems Confused About How SNL Works
by Adam Frucci I'm still on this twitter campaign!! Everybody tweet @nbcsnl + @lornemichaels that you wanna see ME+Deniro perform a skit on SNL Dec4th! GO!less than a minute ago via ÜberTwitteriamdiddyiamdiddy Diddy, who is performing with Dirty Money on SNL on December 4th, would like to... [Read More]