Join Jeffrey Ross for a Pre-Roast Fireside Chat
Tomorrow night at 9:30/8:30c, before you tune-in to an all-new Tosh.0 and the premiere of The Comedy Central Roast of Donald Trump, you can get your Roast juices flowing with a special Fireside Chat with Roastmaster General Jeffrey Ross live on cc.co... [Read More]
Whitney Cummings Is Already Roasting on Twitter
It used to be, you had to wait for the actual Roast to begin to start enjoying Roast jokes. But this is 2011, we live in the future, and these days, the Roasting starts on twitter a whole day before the actual event. And last night, Whitney Cummings ... [Read More]
Punchline Magazine to live tweet, blog Donald Trump roast tonight
The day is finally upon us. The folks at Comedy Central have dropped some video promos and have announced the official roasters for their Roast of Donald Trump, taping tonight in New York City. And we’ll be there! Roasters include Lisa Lampane... [Read More]
What Daniel Tosh Is Saying About Tosh.0
From the Tosh.0 blog… Featuring some of the latest Twitter and Facebook comments about Tosh.0. Having your own TV show isn't as easy as George Lopez makes it look. Get a better view of the photo on Daniel's Twitter account. And whi... [Read More]
Marc Maron reacts to Gallagher’s WTF storm-off, Gallagher’s rep responds
You’re probably aware that Marc Maron had famed comedian Gallagher as a guest on his podcast WTF recently; the episode just went live today. You may also know how that interview ended– that is, with the watermelon-smashing jokeslinger sto... [Read More]
Todd Barry gifts comedy world with list of his own tweets; you’re welcome
Todd Barry is one of the funniest comics around. And he’s on Twitter. So, as you can imagine, his feed consists of some of the funniest tweets around. If you’re not someone who scans Twitter all day, rifling through someone’s thousands of tweets, then looking for extra-special jewels can be a little daunting. So, what better way to get a quick snapshot of some special moments than a list of amazing tweets, curated by the man himself? [Read More]
Sarah Silverman's dad Donald Silverman tweets about hating Boca Raton @RantsFromBoca
Donald Silverman hates Boca Raton. You can read it in his tweets. The New Hampshire snowbird, and father of comedian Sarah Silverman, has spent the past six months skewering the city's excesses on his RantsFromBoca Twitter account, which has more than 7,000 followers and is one of the most popular from the city. [Read More]
Short and Funny, Part 2: Conversations with Twitter's Top Comedic Performers
Yesterday, we heard from some professional comedy scribes who are prolific joke writers on Twitter. Today’s segment will feature thoughts and insights from Twitter-savvy performers (all of whom also write) you might know from their stand-up, film or television work.. [Read More]
Short and Funny, Part 1: Conversations with Twitter's Top Comedy Writers
SplitSider recently reached out to a number of comedians, writers, performers and producers to get their take on Twitter and its implications for comedy professionals and consumers. They represent a broad spectrum of comedy folks on Twitter, with numbers of followers ranging from a few thousand to hundreds of thousands. They're all quite funny, and all adhere to Rob Delaney’s motto for what makes a tweet funny: “Never Let ‘Em See You Sweat.” [Read More]
Denis Leary’s movie trailer for his new book of tweets "Suck On This Year" (video) | Deadline
Denis Leary goes Hollywood with the promo campaign for his new book, Suck on This Year: LYFAO@140 Characters or Less, a compilation of his tweets. Here is a look at the movie trailer-type ad for the book. [Read More]