The Best Comedy Books of 2017
Do you like volumes of comic essays that you’ll end up reading entirely in one sitting? How about amusingly embarrassing memoirs, unpredictably silly novels, or behind-the-scenes accounts of classic comedy movies? Are you at all interested in comic strips, hipster-mocking, the diaries of a gen... [Read More]
Check Out the Star-Studded Trailer for David Wain’s ‘A Futile and Stupid Gesture’
At long last, the trailer for David Wain’s movie about National Lampoon founder Doug Kenney has arrived. Titled A Futile and Stupid Gesture, the film stars Will Forte and features a killer cast of today’s comedy stars playing ‘70s comedy pioneers, including Forte as Kenney, Thomas ... [Read More]
David Wain’s National Lampoon movie, “A Futile And Stupid Gesture” coming to Netflix in January
David Wain has been hard at work making a movie about National Lampoon founder Doug Kenney for a while now.… MORE David Wain’s National Lampoon movie, “A Futile And Stupid Gesture” coming to Netflix in January appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
David Wain’s National Lampoon movie, “A Futile And Stupid Gesture” coming to Netflix in January
David Wain has been hard at work making a movie about National Lampoon founder Doug Kenney for a while now.… MORE David Wain’s National Lampoon movie, “A Futile And Stupid Gesture” coming to Netflix in January appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
David Wain’s National Lampoon movie, “A Futile And Stupid Gesture” coming to Netflix in January
David Wain has been hard at work making a movie about National Lampoon founder Doug Kenney for a while now.… MORE David Wain’s National Lampoon movie, “A Futile And Stupid Gesture” coming to Netflix in January appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
David Wain’s ‘A Futile and Stupid Gesture’ Premieres on Netflix Next Month
David Wain’s movie about National Lampoon founder Doug Kenney has an official premiere date on Netflix. Wain announced on Twitter today that the film, titled A Futile and Stupid Gesture, makes its Netflix debut on Friday, January 26th: We have a release date for #AFutileAndStupidGesture (our b... [Read More]
It’s a comedy tour trek across the Midwest with Doug Stanhope’s “The Unbookables”
Doug Stanhope has always been a comedian that believes in doing it yourself and making your own path. He and… MORE It’s a comedy tour trek across the Midwest with Doug Stanhope’s “The Unbookables” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Don't go there? Standups on Weinstein, taboos – and the gags they regret
Is it ever OK for comedians to joke about sexual assault? Is there such a thing as ‘too soon’? Margaret Cho, Doug Stanhope, David Cross and other fearless comics on the fine line between funny and offensiveLast month, as accusations against Harvey Weinstein began to flood in, James Corde... [Read More]
Episode #175: Billy West
Best known for his work on Ren & Stimpy, Billy West has been making magic with his character voice work since the 1980s, starting on the radio in Boston and graduating to the Howard Stern Show. He has voiced the title characters on the Nickelodeon series Doug, as well as Ren & Stimpy, was Bu... [Read More]
Cool thing to buy this week: Doug Stanhope The Comedians’ Comedian’s Comedians
This past March at SXSW, Doug Stanhope taped a special for Seeso (R.I.P) that featured three comedians he was a… MORE Cool thing to buy this week: Doug Stanhope The Comedians’ Comedian’s Comedians appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]