Rob Delaney Is Raising Money for Opponents of the “Spineless Shit Loaves” Who Un-Endorsed Trump
No matter how terrifying, bigoted, or hypocritical Donald Trump and his supporters get this election season, comedians are still finding ways to turn the ugliest parts of the campaign into opportunities to do good. First was Superstore writer Owen Ellickson’s hugely successful “Trump Lea... [Read More]
Rob Delaney Is Raising Money for Opponents of the “Spineless Shit Loaves” Who Un-Endorsed Trump
No matter how terrifying, bigoted, or hypocritical Donald Trump and his supporters get this election season, comedians are still finding ways to turn the ugliest parts of the campaign into opportunities to do good. First was Superstore writer Owen Ellickson’s hugely successful “Trump Lea... [Read More]
Owen Ellickson Is Using His Trump-Mocking Twitter Account to Raise More for Charity Than The Donald
Superstore writer Owen Ellickson has amassed thousands of new followers on Twitter in recent months thanks to his spot-on “Trump Leaks” tweets, where Ellickson imagines some of Donald Trump’s “leaked” conversations throughout the election season. Yesterday, The New York... [Read More]
Owen Ellickson Is Using His Trump-Mocking Twitter Account to Raise More for Charity Than The Donald
Superstore writer Owen Ellickson has amassed thousands of new followers on Twitter in recent months thanks to his spot-on “Trump Leaks” tweets, where Ellickson imagines some of Donald Trump’s “leaked” conversations throughout the election season. Yesterday, The New York... [Read More]
Crowdfund My Lunch, by Zack Stovall
Dear Friend: You know me! And you know that, just like anyone else, I need food! I don’t just WANT food, I, like, almost NEED it. Any time someone’s all like, “You guys hungry?” I’m 1000% always like, “STARVIN(g) LIKE MARVIN(g).” But now, with your help, I c... [Read More]
Help Fund an R-Rated Animated Film Starring Sam Rockwell, Jeffrey Tambor, Steve Coogan, and More
The animation studio behind Wonder Showzen and Ugly Americans is turning to Indiegogo to fund a new animated movie. Titled The Adventures of Drunky, the R-rated feature stars Sam Rockwell, Jeffrey Tambor, Steve Coogan, Nina Arianda, Dave Attell, and Tyler the Creator and centers on “Drunky (Ro... [Read More]
The American Bystander hopes for a repeat performance on Kickstarter for Issue #2
Will kids of all ages still read humor in print? Like, on paper, in magazines and stuff? The American Bystander proved they could find an audience of thousands -- a generation after The National Lampoon and SPY -- with the publication of their first issue last fall. Now Michael Gerber, Brian McConna... [Read More]
Thanks to Kickstarter, Comedian Quincy Jones Will Get to Tape a Standup Special Before He Dies of Cancer
Kickstarter was put to excellent use this week when husband/wife producing duo Mickey and Nicole Blaine launched a campaign to fund an hourlong standup special for 32-year-old comedian Quincy Jones, an LA-based standup who was diagnosed with stage 4 mesothelioma in July 2015 and told he would only l... [Read More]
Thanks to Kickstarter, Comedian Quincy Jones Will Get to Tape a Standup Special Before He Dies of Cancer
Kickstarter was put to excellent use this week when husband/wife producing duo Mickey and Nicole Blaine launched a campaign to fund an hourlong standup special for 32-year-old comedian Quincy Jones, an LA-based standup who was diagnosed with stage 4 mesothelioma in July 2015 and told he would only l... [Read More]
Thanks to Kickstarter, Comedian Quincy Jones Will Get to Tape a Standup Special Before He Dies of Cancer
Kickstarter was put to excellent use this week when husband/wife producing duo Mickey and Nicole Blaine launched a campaign to fund an hourlong standup special for 32-year-old comedian Quincy Jones, an LA-based standup who was diagnosed with stage 4 mesothelioma in July 2015 and told he would only l... [Read More]