Mark Normand on Conan, “I look at racism the same way I look at Nickelback”
Mark Normand was the guest comedian on Conan last night. His five minutes cover his functioning alcoholism and how it should be celebrated, being dumped, how he’s just not a fan of airports, and why he likes women that can build things. Mark Normand on Conan, “I look at racism the same w... [Read More]
Hasan Minhaj on “This is Stand-Up”
Hasan Minhaj describes and reflects upon his winning audition for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart in a scene from his one-man show, Homecoming King, as seen here in Jessica Pilot's webseries, "This is Stand-Up." See more of "This is Stand-Up" in The Village Voice.... [Read More]
Jesse Elias’ network TV debut on Kimmel, “My dad use to get on my case about making eye contact more often, I showed him”
Jesse Elias makes his network television debut with a stand-up set on Jimmy Kimmel Live. He discusses the problem with Happy Meals, making eye contact and post 9/11 flavors. Jesse Elias’ network TV debut on Kimmel, “My dad use to get on my case about making eye contact more often, I show... [Read More]
Watch Nick Thune who was Late Late’s first stand-up
James Corden welcomes comedian Nick Thune to perform stand-up, but Nick comes out thinking he’s accepting an award for being the show’s first comic. Watch Nick Thune who was Late Late’s first stand-up appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Limestone Comedy Festival 2015: A comedy uprising through karaoke and craft beer
In a country of lost souls, comedy comes hard. But in a religiously oppressive state where half its population want to segregate the gays like the Jim Crow era, it burns like fire. It’s like what the guy said at the beginning of SLC Punk. Something about how being in religiously uptight Utah m... [Read More]
Gary Gulman on Conan, “I’m strict but I’m fair, it’s kinda my rep on campus”
Watching Gary Gulman’s appearance on Conan last night reinforced why we love his stand-up comedy. For five minutes last night Gulman just took the single premise of sexual role play and turned it into this incredibly deep and revealing joke, adding layer upon layer of detail and absurdity onto... [Read More]
Nick Swardson’s special Taste It debuts this weekend, watch some clips
This weekend, Nick Swardson returns with his first stand-up special in 5 years. Taste It will premiere on Comedy Central on Saturday at 10pm ET. Which means yo have enough time to fire up the grill cook some food and then taste it with Nick Swardson… see what we did there? Nick Swardson&rsquo... [Read More]
Jenny Zigrino on Conan, “You wanna take this to pound town, I’m the f*ckin’ Mayor”
Comedian Zigrino takes on the topics of neighborhood dog joggers, dating Jesus, and being covered in vaginas in her set on Conan. She also got to say F*&k twice. Jenny Zigrino on Conan, “You wanna take this to pound town, I’m the f*ckin’ Mayor” appeared first on The Laugh... [Read More]
SNL’s 40th season finale monologue from host Louis C.K.
The mild racism bit is going to resonate and go over well. The Israel and Palestine stuff will push a lot of buttons and get you some blowback but you know that already. And you're really going to close with the child molester bit? Wow. That's what I told Louis CK after watching him test out his mon... [Read More]
Norm MacDonald issued a tearful “I love you” farewell to David Letterman (video)
Who knew Norm MacDonald was so sensitive? During his final appearance on Late Show with David Letterman last night, Norm performed some stand-up. He then ended his set by stating just how much Dave meant to him. Norm then told a joke he heard Letterman tell when he was 13 that became his favorite jo... [Read More]