Talking to @JanineBrito About Gross Tweets and Kate Winslet
Janine Brito is an LA-based standup comic best known for being a writer/performer and on-air correspondent on the FX series Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell. Janine started doing standup comedy in St. Louis and has performed at clubs and theaters throughout the US, the UK, and Hong Kong. Recently B... [Read More]
10 Reasons We’re Excited About ‘All Jane No Dick’
Portland’s “All Jane No Dick Festival” starts this week and it’s going to be amazing! How do we know it’s going to be awesome? Beautiful city, cool people (because duh [...]Author informationMonique MadridWest Coast Editor at Serial OptimistMonique Madrid is an LA via C... [Read More]
All Jane No Dick Comedy Festival Is Back!
All Jane No Dick Festival in Portland is back for a second year October 17-20 and Serial Optimist is excited to be covering it. It’ll feature national headliners like Bonnie [...]Author informationMonique MadridWest Coast Editor at Serial OptimistMonique Madrid is an LA via Chicago comedian, w... [Read More]
Totally Biased: The Florida Intervention
“Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell” might just have the best writing staff on television right now. You already know the Serial Optimist love for Aparna Nancherla (she doesn’t need [...]Author informationDavid DeanPublisher at Serial OptimistDavid is the publisher of Serial Optimis... [Read More]
Janine Brito challenges Tracy Morgan to a Tracy-Off on Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell
Have you made the move to FXX yet? Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell made its new nightly debut (well, new episodes Mondays-Thursdays, with a best-of "remix" on Sundays) last week, and a highlight was having staff writer Janine Brito challenge guest Tracy Morgan to a Tracy-off. It took Morgan a hot ... [Read More]
SXSW Panel Summary: Comedians Talk Censorship, Offensive Comedy
One of the highlights of this year’s SXSW event was a HuffPost sponsored panel called, “Why Comedians Don’t Give a F*ck If You’re Offended.” Here’s a snippet of the panel’s objective from SXSW’s website... [Read More]