'Non-stop gagster and comedy scientist': Paul O’Grady, Alan Davies and Frank Cottrell Boyce on Ken Dodd
Paul O’Grady’s family cheered him outside court. Alan Davies couldn’t get a word in over lunch. And he got Frank Cottrell Boyce by the chuckle muscle. Stars remember the brilliantly bizarre comedianIf Doddy was doing a show in Liverpool, it was always packed out. He had a fabulous ... [Read More]
Cute and Unlikely Human Companions, by Ralph Gamelli
Stepping out her door, Helen Malloy was completely unprepared for what she saw. There on the front yard, her husband Gus—famous for angrily warning kids away from his beloved lawn—was playing baseball catch with a ten-year-old boy from the neighborhood. Stunned, she took o... [Read More]
Lorelei Ramirez (@PileOfTears) on the Absurdity of Twitter and Spilling Her Truth
Lorelei Ramirez is an artist, comedian, performer, filmmaker, and writer based in Brooklyn, New York. She hosts a monthly variety show called NOT DEAD YET at C’mon Everybody every third Sunday of the month, and an experimental sketch comedy show called SLOOP JUMBLY. You can see ... [Read More]
Men Find Me Intimidating Just Because I’m a Sentient Robot Sent Here From the Future to Destroy John Connor, by Erica Lies
When I first arrived at these time-vector coordinates to stalk and kill John Connor, future leader of the human resistance, I didn’t realize just how hard dating in 2018 would be for a futuristic annihilation machine. As a T1000 Terminator programmed to identify as a heteronormative cis female... [Read More]
Bridget Christie: 'I don't do jokes about my personal life. Just my husband, my kids and my polyps'
The comedian Louise Reay is being sued for allegedly defaming her estranged husband on stage. So should standups keep their private lives to themselves?I’m not a confessional standup. I don’t know what I am. On the whole, I haven’t mined my personal life or relationships for comedy... [Read More]
Comedy Dynamics to release a 90s “Six-Pack” of comedy specials from the likes of Louie Anderson, Tom Arnold, and Rita Rudner
Last November, the folks at Comedy Dynamics set up shop at The Palace Theater in Los Angeles and shot a… MORE Comedy Dynamics to release a 90s “Six-Pack” of comedy specials from the likes of Louie Anderson, Tom Arnold, and Rita Rudner appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Comedy Dynamics to release a 90s “Six-Pack” of comedy specials from the likes of Louie Anderson, Tom Arnold, and Rita Rudner
Last November, the folks at Comedy Dynamics set up shop at The Palace Theater in Los Angeles and shot a… MORE Comedy Dynamics to release a 90s “Six-Pack” of comedy specials from the likes of Louie Anderson, Tom Arnold, and Rita Rudner appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Comedy Dynamics to Release Six New Standup Specials from Louie Anderson, Rita Rudner, Darrell Hammond, and More
Comedy Dynamics has six new standup specials in the works it’s calling “the ‘90s comedian six-pack.” The specials were taped at the Palace Theater in Los Angeles in November 2017, and Comedy Dynamics will start by releasing Louie Anderson’s special on VOD sometime in Ap... [Read More]
An Excerpt from ‘Hey, U Up? (For a Serious Relationship): How to Turn Your Booty Call into Your Emergency Contact,’ by Emily Axford and Brian Murphy
How to Pick the Perfect Blood Diamond for Your Engagement Ring So, the two of you are ready to make a lifelong commitment, and you’ve decided to forgo a blood oath ritual in favor of an engagement ring. Don’t worry, you’ll still have plenty of blood on your hands! A diamond ring is... [Read More]
An Excerpt from ‘Hey, U Up? (For a Serious Relationship): How to Turn Your Booty Call into Your Emergency Contact,’ by Emily Axford and Brian Murphy
How to Pick the Perfect Blood Diamond for Your Engagement Ring So, the two of you are ready to make a lifelong commitment, and you’ve decided to forgo a blood oath ritual in favor of an engagement ring. Don’t worry, you’ll still have plenty of blood on your hands! A diamond ring is... [Read More]