My Pod Week: Week ending 6/29/14
Mike Flinn (@realmikeflinn) isn't just a podcast producer and engineer; he's also an avid fan of the form. "My Pod Week" recaps and reviews the many varied comedy podcasts Flinn listened to or attended live tapings of during the previous week. Enjoy! COMEDY BANG! BANG! ("Taking the Bladder Out" #296... [Read More]
 
Best Final Jeopardy answer comes from Ari Voukydis, UCB improv teacher (Video)
One comedian and Upright Citizens Brigade improviser gave possibly the best incorrect final answer in the history of Jeopardy! (and that includes those “Sean Connery” answers on Saturday Night Live). Ari Voukydis, an improv teacher, didn’t have a clue as to the answer on last night... [Read More]
 
Russell Brand Jeanine Pirro Response Video … Comedian Calls Fox News ‘Fanatical Terrorist Propagandist Organization’ Following Judge’s Rant Against Barack Obama
Fox News does not exactly have the best reputation as a cable news network. But when Russell Brand heard Judge Jeanine Pirro’s crazy opening monologue from her new show Justice, the comedian apparently decided he was “mad as hell and not going to take this anymore.” So Brand did wh... [Read More]
 
Will Ferrell’s World Cup promise: I’ll bite every German player a la Luis Suarez of Uruguay (Video)
Under official FIFA World Cup rules, the US national team can bring in a replacement player until injured forward Jozy Altidore can return to the tournament after previously falling prey to a strained hamstring. Team USA may had a special weapon crash the #FanHQ party in Recife, Brazil, where today&... [Read More]
 
Funny Or Die makes Ron Funches’ late night dreams come true (Video)
Just last weekend, Variety placed comedian Ron Funches on its 10 Comics to Watch list. Already, Funches has something for you to watch. The Undateable star fulfilled his lifelong dream of hosting a late night talk show in the new Funny Or Die web series Night Night with Ron Funches. “I love ev... [Read More]
 
Max Silvestri stars in ‘Don’t Walk’ from new Web series network Thundershorts (Exclusive video)
There’s a brand new web series out from Billy on The Street comedian Max Silvestri. Released through the new comedy original video network Thundershorts, Don’t Walk‘s first episode features adorably optimistic Phil (Silvestri) on his way to his first day of work when a “don&r... [Read More]
 
John Oliver Doctor Oz Takedown Amazing! ‘Last Week Tonight’ Video Slams Supplement Industry With Help From George R.R. Martin And Steve Buscemi
First, John Oliver set his sights on FIFA. Now, the Last Week Tonight host has slammed Dr. Mehmet Oz, with a little help from his friends George R.R. Martin and Steve Buscemi. Last week, Capitol Hill Senators grilled the host for some of the weight loss products he has promoted on his talk show. Mem... [Read More]
 
My Pod Week: Week ending 6/22/14
Mike Flinn (@realmikeflinn) isn't just a podcast producer and engineer; he's also an avid fan of the form. "My Pod Week" recaps and reviews the many varied comedy podcasts Flinn listened to or attended live tapings of during the previous week. Enjoy! ALISON ROSEN IS YOUR NEW BEST FRIEND (ARIYBN... [Read More]
 
Laughspin Podcast, episode 92: Gilbert Gottfried talks new podcast, Aflac, SNL, Shakespeare and more!
On this week’s episode of The Laughspin Podcast, I sat down with the legendary, iconic and often controversial Gilbert Gottfried. And here’s a little behind-the-scenes info on what went down that day I visited his New York apartment. Gottfried greets me at his door in a bathrobe and litt... [Read More]
 
Southwest Flight Attendant Video Funny! Watch Viral Safety Speech During Trip From San Francisco To Chicago
Airlines don’t exactly have the best reputation nowadays. But Southwest is quickly becoming known for its hilarious flight attendants. One steward’s pre-flight safety demonstration has gone viral. The unnamed flight attendant’s speech took place during a recent trip between San Fra... [Read More]