#TBT to that time Kate Berlant and John Early went to Paris
Every Thursday, TLB participates in #TBT by scrounging around the internet for precious web gems of yore. Here’s one of our favorite videos that deserve some extra attention. Recently, I was reminded of this gem from the minds of Kate Berlant and John Early. The two are frequent collaborators,... [Read More]
 
#TBT to that time Kate Berlant and John Early went to Paris
Every Thursday, TLB participates in #TBT by scrounging around the internet for precious web gems of yore. Here’s one of our favorite videos that deserve some extra attention. Recently, I was reminded of this gem from the minds of Kate Berlant and John Early. The two are frequent collaborators,... [Read More]
 
#TBT to that time Kate Berlant and John Early went to Paris
Every Thursday, TLB participates in #TBT by scrounging around the internet for precious web gems of yore. Here’s one of our favorite videos that deserve some extra attention. Recently, I was reminded of this gem from the minds of Kate Berlant and John Early. The two are frequent collaborators,... [Read More]
 
'Late Show' Writer Joe Grossman Pitches Some Bits to David Letterman
by Megh Wright Last night, David Letterman decided to show viewers what a typical Late Show pitch meeting looks like by inviting writer Joe Grossman to present him with some bit ideas right at the desk. Hopefully Letterman reconsiders "Fat Granny Dave" because it sounds like a potentially career-def... [Read More]
 
“Millennial” Alex Edelman lands on Edinburgh Fringe’s shortlist for 2014 awards
The shortlist of nominees for Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards from this 2014 EdFringe are out, and among the Brits and Aussies is one young Yank -- 25-year-old American Alex Edelman, with his first EdFringe show, "Millennial." Edelman started performing stand-up and soaking up the scene in Boston w... [Read More]
 
We Can Be the Generation That Ends Smoking
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'Grantland' Examines the Mellowing Lorne Michaels Empire
by Megh Wright "But those who thought a severe housecleaning was in store this summer for the upcoming 40th season have been surprised; there was no bloodbath, no mass firings, none of the seismic upheavals of the past. Only four cast members were voted off the island once the 39th season ended, and... [Read More]
 
Ranking, watching and surveying the entire catalog of The Simpsons with showrunner Al Jean
Twenty-five years of The Simpsons has passed before our eyes, and it's about to happen again -- all in a row, all at once. The FXX complete marathon of The Simpsons -- complete with The Simpsons Movie airing in sequence of when during the series it arrived in cinemas -- begins this morning and conti... [Read More]
 
Comedy Central orders animated pilot from @DadBoner
This is the story about another Twitter feed being turned into a TV show. Reports are coming in that the hilarious twitter handle @DadBoner got an animated pilot order from Comedy Central. For those unfamiliar, @DadBoner is written by a fictional character named Karl Welzein. Karl is a middle-aged M... [Read More]
 
Comedy Central orders animated pilot from @DadBoner
This is the story about another Twitter feed being turned into a TV show. Reports are coming in that the hilarious twitter handle @DadBoner got an animated pilot order from Comedy Central. For those unfamiliar, @DadBoner is written by a fictional character named Karl Welzein. Karl is a middle-aged M... [Read More]