Two Women Creators Have Reminders for Men
Men are undergoing a bit of a renaissance right now. A bad one. The Bad Renaissance, as it shall henceforth be known. Whereas the 14th Century European Renaissance we all know and love is famous for its revival and proliferation of forward-thinking art, literature, and learning… shining ... [Read More]
Two Women Creators Have Reminders for Men
Men are undergoing a bit of a renaissance right now. A bad one. The Bad Renaissance, as it shall henceforth be known. Whereas the 14th Century European Renaissance we all know and love is famous for its revival and proliferation of forward-thinking art, literature, and learning… shining ... [Read More]
Mamoudou N’Diaye Wrote a ‘Broad City’ Spec Script That Should Become a Real Episode ASAP
New York-based comedian Mamoudou N’Diaye is a fan of Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer’s Comedy Central series Broad City, but one glaring aspect of it has always bothered him: the show’s use of cultural appropriation, particularly when it comes to Glazer’s character Ilana Wexle... [Read More]
The trials and tribulations of Rabbit, an interview with Ms. Pat
We, as human beings, have always been fascinated by stories where someone rises to the top, when all odds seemingly… MORE The trials and tribulations of Rabbit, an interview with Ms. Pat appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Chappelle, Hart, Seinfeld top comedy nominations for 2017 Grammys
This morning the Grammy nominations were announced and the list of comedy names earning noms are some of the biggest… MORE Chappelle, Hart, Seinfeld top comedy nominations for 2017 Grammys appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
‘Great News’ Will Fill the ’30 Rock’-Sized Hole in Your Heart
In this era of “peak TV” it’s easy for genuinely great comedies to fly under the radar. But as more and more streaming shows create tons of edgy buzz or controversy, network sitcoms can feel far more ignored than they used to be. So maybe that’s why it took a friend’s s... [Read More]
Bill Burr, Robert Kelly, Rich Vos, and more to headline 6th annual Patrice O’Neal benefit
For the last 6 years Bill Burr has assembled some of the greatest comedians on the planet for a stand-up… MORE Bill Burr, Robert Kelly, Rich Vos, and more to headline 6th annual Patrice O’Neal benefit appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Luis J. Gomez makes his argument that he’s now the most important “Louie” in comedy
On a recent episode of the YKWD Podcast, host Robert Kelly hung with the show’s “regulars” – Dan Soder, Joe… MORE Luis J. Gomez makes his argument that he’s now the most important “Louie” in comedy appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Talking Funny or Die and ‘Not Quite a Genius’ with Nate Dern
From humble beginnings as a participant in season 3 of The CW’s Beauty and the Geek to becoming the artistic director of UCB’s New York theater to his current position as senior writer at Funny or Die, Nate Dern has had quite the media journey. As a writer, his work has appeared in McSwe... [Read More]
7 family-friendly Netflix comedy specials to watch on Thanksgiving
Hanging with your family on Thanksgiving can be stressful. Whether it be the food prep, discussing politics, or just how… MORE 7 family-friendly Netflix comedy specials to watch on Thanksgiving appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]