Jubal Flagg’s Comedy Will Turn You On
AmericasComedy recently spoke with Seattle radio show host and stand-up comic Jubal Flagg.  Flagg has been writing comedy and performing on stage for years, and his radio show “Brooke and Jubal in the Morning” on Movin 92.5 is wildly creative, and a ... [Read More]
The Download on Location at the New York Comedy Festival with Amy Schumer and Jim Gaffigan
This week, The Download invaded the New York Comedy Festival, shooting on location and snagging a couple of the tour's headliners for exclusive interviews. Amy Schumer sat down with host Jordan Rubin to talk about the pitfalls of inter-comedian... [Read More]
Jeffrey Ross Live-Tweets the NYCF Comics to Watch Showcase
The New York Comedy Festival's Comics to Watch showcase is one of the best ways to catch great up-and-coming comedians before they get huge and buy yachts made of unicorn bones. And this year, you can watch the whole show right here. But why wa... [Read More]
The Laughspin Interview: Who is Shelby Fero?
As Twitter and web videos become more pervasive, new non-traditional comedy stars are emerging, building a noticeable following. In the case of recently-turned 18-year-old Shelby Fero, she has taken advantage of the groundswell in comedy on the Inter... [Read More]
Orlando Jones under fire for 'kill Sarah Palin' tweet
Orlando Jones continues to insist his weekend tweet calling on U.S. liberals to "kill" Sarah Palin was a joke, if not necessarily a very funny one, or just a metaphorical political "poke" that shouldn't offend anyone. In his original tweet, Jones mentioned the killing by rebels of Libyan dictator Moammar Gaddafi and then wrote, "If American liberals want respect they better stop listening to Aretha & kill Sarah Palin." [Read More]
Artie Lange joins Twitter; and watch his full Letterman appearance
During Artie Lange’s appearance on Late Show with David Letterman last night, he joked about how, since he’s been out of the spotlight for nearly two years he’s missed out on a lot of technological advances– most notably Twitt... [Read More]
It’s official: Ricky Gervais is back on Twitter
Since late yesterday, Ricky Gervais (or @RickyGervais, if you will) has been Tweeting non-stop. Before that time, the hugely famous comic was silent– since Jan. 9, 2010 when he signed off with, “I am sorry, but I am going to stop these tw... [Read More]
Comedian Matt Goldich launches Twitter talk show
As if you needed another reason to leave Facebook — with all of it’s unnecessary changes — Twitter, in addition to being mostly non-invasive, now has it’s own talk show. Former writer for the Late Show with David Letterman and... [Read More]
From Twitter to TV: Enter Rob Delaney’s Twit Lounge on Fuel TV’s “The Daily Habit”
You kids with the satellite TV systems (or the Verizon FiOS plan) know all about Fuel TV and its late-night show, The Daily Habit. But do you know this: After experimenting with multiple comedians at a time reading their best and favorite Tweets back... [Read More]