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The Set with Marina Franklin – The Interrobang
RJ Waldron caught from The Interrobang caught up with one of the most beloved stand-ups in the business-- Marina Franklin-- to ask a few questions for “The Set.” [Read More]
“The Carson Podcast” with Mark Malkoff
Jimmy Fallon has taken over The Tonight Show this week. What better time to reminisce about Johnny Carson, right? Right. Welcome to "The Carson Podcast," hosted by Mark Malkoff. Malkoff made his mark online over the past several years by doing things you didn't dare dream -- living in an IKEA, bring... [Read More]
Jerry Seinfeld on The Tonight Show, ‘What is a stamp anyway? We don’t know what it costs’
The first comedian to debut on Jimmy Fallon’s turn as host of The Tonight Show is the one and only Jerry Seinfeld who dropped in on the show’s new set to give his classic Seinfeld spin on the Olympics and email. Take it Jerry.Jerry Seinfeld on The Tonight Show, ‘What is a stamp any... [Read More]
Dear Jim Gaffigan, we should’ve taken your advice about Hot Pockets years ago
Let’s be honest, we should’ve seen this coming. It just turns out that Jim Gaffigan happened to be light years ahead of us all when it comes to Hot Pockets. News broke that Nestle, the parent company the “snack” would be recalling two types of Hot Pockets because the USDA has... [Read More]
John Caparulo launches the first volume of his ‘Caplets’ stand-up series, watch now
Last October we had a great conversation with comedian John Caparulo about his stand-up special, Come Inside Me. During our conversation Cap mentioned that he was planning on recording his new material in front of a crowd and releasing 5 minutes of it every month via the web, giving his fans new, pr... [Read More]
Some Valentine’s Day wisdom from some funny people
Guess what I’m going to do tonight for Valentine’s Day? I’m going to have a romantic dinner at White Castle. Why? Because it’s a totally silly thing to do and is how Valentine’s Day should be handled, with a little bit of Levity. So, with this idea in mind on the most s... [Read More]
The Pajama Men: Just the Two of Each of Us
A neighbor of mine asked me for weeks to invite him along to a live comedy show. When I brought him to see The Pajama Men on Tuesday night at SubCulture New York (45 Bleecker Street's underground Off-Broadway theater), I tried to warn him that this wasn't stand-up like the comedians he had told me h... [Read More]
Gabriel Iglesias will bring The Fluffy Movie to a cinema near you this summer 2014
The next stand-up comedian to hit the big-screen big time is Gabriel Iglesias. Open Road Films announced today it will distribute Gulfstream Pictures' The Fluffy Movie -- a stand-up comedy concert film starring Iglesias -- in cinemas nationwide on July 11, 2014. Iglesias exclaimed on Twitter @fluffy... [Read More]
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]
Interview: Rory Scovel on “the courage to fail” in comedy
In a digital age, what are the odds that a stand-up comedian would release a new album and keep it that way? Rory Scovel's new Live at Third Man Records came out over the holidays in vinyl. And only vinyl. It's an old-school 12-inch LP record, and several times over the course of the recording, Scov... [Read More]