Edinburgh festival 2017: the best standup shows going on tour
Now the fringe is over, comics from Desiree Burch to John Bishop are hitting the road with jokes about fertility anxiety, political correctness and life as a ‘virgin dominatrix’Maybe you’re frustrated – or delighted – that the Edinburgh festival is over and you didn&rsq... [Read More]
A Slightly Depressing Walk Through Forbes’ List of the Highest-Paid Comedians
Trawling YouTube is a weekly look at one interesting story or oddity from YouTube. You ever go down a YouTube rabbit hole and suddenly you’ve wasted five hours watching every Madonna video? This is about those rabbit holes, but the comedy-related ones. Folks, I love the Olympics. That shouldn&... [Read More]
Comedians in cars gettin’ paid! Seinfeld, Kevin Hart and Russell Peters top Forbes list of highest paid comedians of the year
Every year Forbes releases a list of the highest paid entertainers, whether it be sitcom stars, movie stars, or politicians. Just today the magazine released the list of highest paid comedians. From June 2014 – June 2015 the earnings were tallied to determine who the highest stand-up comics ar... [Read More]
Forbes figures the 10 highest-paid comedians for June 2014-2015
For all of the talk about Amy Schumer this year, it's worth noting that Schumer joked throughout this summer's Oddball Festival about how little money she made off of her own blockbuster hit movie, Trainwreck. And truth be told, Schumer -- nor any woman -- are to be found on the list Forbes compiled... [Read More]