Here are the 15 comedians taping new Comedy Central Half-Hour specials this year
Every year since 1998, Comedy Central hand picks a group of new comedians to tape half hour specials. The show is called The Half Hour (formerly Comedy Central Presents) and it’s a great way to expose the world to the next wave of comedians that we’ll be seeing much more of in the future... [Read More]
The many talents of Rachel Feinstein (interview)
Rachel Feinstein rose up the national comedy ranks as a finalist on Season 7 of Last Comic Standing. From there she’s written for The Onion, voiced characters on Adult Swim’s Venture Brothers, released a stand-up album, Thug Tears, and toured the world. We recently had the opportunity to... [Read More]
Moontower Comedy: Day 3, featuring Maria Bamford, Chelsea Peretti, Dana Gould, more! (Photos)
AUSTIN – First of all, major kudos are due to the organizers of the first annual Moontower Comedy & Oddity Fest for refraining from naming their all-female stand-up show “Taco Party.” (It must have been especially hard to resist, considering that... [Read More]
Rachel Feinstein Defies Stereotypes on Her Way to Success
Rachel Feinstein is hard to pin down. Her name screams Jew, but she’s not all that Jewish. She’s a woman, but she talks like a man. And she’s young, but she has the stage presence of a seasoned veteran. Rachel was a finalist on Season 7 of Last Comic... [Read More]
Rachel Feinstein’s “Thug Tears” Drops Today
You may have heard about comedian Rachel Feinstein from a variety of different places. Formerly she was writer for the humorous fake news site The Onion, as well as Heeb Magazine, a hub for all things Jewish and funny. More recently she was a finalis... [Read More]
The Top 10 Hottest Female Comedians
This list comprises women who are real stand-up comics, or at least have stand-up comedy experience before moving on to bigger and better things. It’s a run-down that strives to stay true to the medium at hand. We’re not cherry picking Ho... [Read More]
Rachel Feinstein’s “Thug Tears” Drops November 29th
Rachel Feinstein is a comedian you may have heard about from a variety of different places. Once upon a time she was a writer for the humorous fake news site The Onion, as well as Heeb Magazine, a hub for all things Jewish and funny. More recently sh... [Read More]
Watch Louis C.K. and friends contemplate busboy’s life in “Louie” extra scene
With the premiere of the second season of Louie hitting FX this Thursday at 10:30 pm EST, the ever-giving Louis C.K. gifted the Internet mere moments ago with this extra scene from the first season of the show. Oh, and you should know that said first... [Read More]
Comedy Central Digital Showcase Causes Outbreak of Uproarious Laughter at SketchfestNYC 2011
No audience member was spared from the wrath of Matt McCarthy and his arsenal of laughter-inducing videos let loose at the UCB Theatre as part of Comedy Central’s Digital Showcase at SketchfestNYC 2011. [Read More]
Watch Amy Schumer try to sell her eggs; then buy her album, “Cutting”
Your next Grand Slam With Ham or Spam (America’s scam ham since 1937) breakfast may be made with Amy Schumer’s spare eggs, judging from the premise of the comedian’s video (also starring comedians Nikki Glaser and Rachel Feinstein) to promote her new... [Read More]