The UCBeast still hasn't opened, but some East Village residents not yet ready for "Hot Chicks"
Wondering when the Upright Citizens Brigade will go ahead and open that darned East Village location already? So are they. As the UCB's Alex Sidtis told EV Grieve last week: "We're eagerly awaiting clearance from the city to open and s... [Read More]
Not seen on TV: Jeffrey Ross dishes dirt with George Lopez about the Comedy Central #TrumpRoast
On last night's Lopez Tonight, George Lopez talked to Jeffrey Ross about the recent Comedy Central Roast of Donald Trump. Only this didn't air on TBS. It's only on the Internet. Lopez reveals that he doesn't have the stomach to ro... [Read More]
Mark your calendar: Greg Giraldo tributes planned March 28 at Gotham Comedy Club
New York City's Gotham Comedy Club will host two additional tributes to the late stand-up comedian Greg Giraldo a week from today on Monday, March 28, with proceeds going to the Greg Giraldo Children's Fund. Lineups: 7 p.m. hosted by Gabe L... [Read More]
The award for best first use of the iPad 2 for a web video at SXSW goes to Eugene Mirman
The cast of FOX's new animated series, Bob's Burgers, took over guest blogging duties for Videogum on Friday. Even though Eugene Mirman was in Austin, Texas, for SXSW -- far away from his fellow cast members -- he still found a fun and uniq... [Read More]
Asked about Gilbert Gottfried, Andrew Dice Clay instead accuses Charlie Sheen of not winning.
This video: So many questions! And I don't mean the interviewer (from the NY Post) has a lot of questions, although one of his statements prompts a question: What does it mean to "put out a Twitter Tweet"? When did Andrew "Dice&qu... [Read More]
Give It Up For Greg Giraldo by watching his Comedy Central special
It's only been six months since the great stand-up comedian Greg Giraldo died from an accidental overdose. Giraldo's impact within the comedy community was so profound that Comedy Central had no trouble assembling an all-star group to talk ... [Read More]
Pick your "Boston Movie" trailer parody: All-star celebrity mashup or homegrown original?
It's St. Patrick's Day, so obviously that makes some people think more about Boston than usual, because of its larger Irish and Irish-American population (full disclosure: The McCarthy side of my family settled in Lynn (sing it if you know ... [Read More]
Steve Martin explains the Twitter genius of @SteveMartinToGo to David Letterman
Steve Martin appeared on Late Show with David Letterman last night, and while he had an enjoyable story to share about having Sir Paul McCartney sing on one of his new bluegrass songs, Letterman also wanted to know what Martin gets out of using Twitt... [Read More]
Meet Me In New York: Team Submarine
What do they say about New York City: There are eight million stories, and sometimes it seems as though eight million of the people telling them think they're comedians? No, that's not it. It is a fact, though, that America's biggest c... [Read More]
First look: Lisa Lampanelli roasts the Jersey Shore and Real Housewives of New Jersey with "Tough Love" (video)
If the situation wasn't worse for people portrayed as New Jersey "reality" "stars," then just wait until they hear what "Queen of Mean" Lisa Lampanelli has to say about them in her new stand-up special, "Tough Love." [Read More]