‘The Eric Andre Show’ live and on tour this November
If you’re a fan of [adult swim], then you’ll be excited to hear that the channel’s radically impulsive talk show, The Eric Andre Show, is going on tour this fall. Starting November 7th and ending November 20th, the stand-up comedian will take his show to nine cities across the U.S.... [Read More]
Louis C.K. won’t be getting his daughters cell phones
Louis C.K. stopped by Conan last night and continued to prove why he’s one of the most popular comics around. While he was on for a while, the segment where he spoke about his decision to not get his daughters cell phones. I think these things are toxic, especially for kids…they don&rsq... [Read More]
Pete Zedlacher wins Canada’s Next Top Comic
Don’t bother looking up the definition of “next”. It didn’t change overnight. The winner of the SiriusXM Next Top Comic contest – part of JFL42 – is indeed Pete Zedlacher, already one of the better-known comics in the countr... [Read More]
New Jersey’s supreme court doesn’t want this judge to be a comedian (poll)
Note to self, if you want to moonlight as a stand-up comedian in New Jersey, you need to make sure your day job isn’t as a part-time municipal judge. Yesterday the NJ Supreme Court ruled that Vince Sicari, a part-time municipal judge, would have to step down from the bench if he wants to conti... [Read More]
The Real Housewives of New York team up with The Pit for an improv sketch
Last night we were fortunate enough to witness Bravo’s Real Housewives of New York City become comedians at The Pit. The house was packed, with people even sitting in the isles. Once the show got started, the women were selected at random to join the improv team on stage. While it was obvious ... [Read More]
Dave Foley’s new stand-up special ‘Relatively Well’ coming September 24th
Good news guys! Dave Foley is releasing a new stand-up album. Just as good news guys, The Kids In The Hall are back for a hot minute. Do you see the pattern here? Foley takes stock of his life, and the world around him, and figures that it’s going “Relatively Well” and therin lies ... [Read More]
Serious Adam Sandler is serious
In his last several films, Adam Sandler has played a put-upon father that regresses back to being child around his friends (Grown Ups 2), a manchild that despite being a father is still a manchild (That’s My Boy) and both Jack and Jill (Jack and Jill). So it’s about time he got a little ... [Read More]
Ralph Garman in his own words
Ralph Garman is probably best known for his voice work on Family Guy, as the host of The Joe Schmo Show or co-host of the Hollywood Babble-On podcast with film director Kevin Smith. But did you know he did an interview with The Laugh Button? How could you?! We recently spoke with Mr. Garman on [&hel... [Read More]
5 Things to Expect at JFL42
JFL42 – aka Toronto’s edition of Just For Laughs – starts tonight. Aside from link-bait preview lists from online media (ahem), here are five other things to expect from this year’s festival: 5) Rob Ford jokes JFL got the first one out ... [Read More]
Taylor Williamson gets second on ‘America’s Got Talent’
The finals of America’s Got Talent aired last night and for a brief moment, we all felt like a comedian might just win it all this year. You see, every year with the exception of last year, a singer has won the show. Who won last year, you ask? A group of dogs and their […]Taylor Willia... [Read More]