Andrew Dice Clay autobiography The Filthy Truth in stores now
Andrew Dice Clay made the leather jacket and smoking on stage iconic in the world of stand-up comedy. The controversial rhyming comic has released an autobiography, written with David Ritz, to explain his rise to fame from his own point of view. The Filthy Truth hit the shelves as Andrew Dice Clay&r... [Read More]
My Pod Week: Week ending 10/26/14
Mike Flinn (@realmikeflinn) isn't just a podcast producer and engineer; he's also an avid fan of the form. "My Pod Week" recaps and reviews the many varied comedy podcasts Flinn listened to or attended live tapings of during the previous week. Enjoy! YOU'RE THE EXPERT (Live at the Eugene Mirman Come... [Read More]
#TBT to the time Matt Ingebretson helped Andrew Orvedahl move
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. Earlier this week, Denver comedian Andrew Orvedahl made his Tonight Show, debut which reminded me of this little web ge... [Read More]
Andrew Orvedahl on Tonight Show, “Sometimes I’ll forget I’m divorced”
Denver comedian, and member of The Grawlix comedy group, Andrew Orvedahl was the guest comedian on last night’s The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon. Orvedahl is a recently divorced father of one, and sadly, his comedy career causes him to miss semi-important things such as preschool graduat... [Read More]
Andrew Orvedahl on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Denver-based comedian Andrew Orvedahl made his debut Monday on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, and let's just say it's more significant than a pre-school graduation. Orvedahl would go much further than that. Both in life and in this routine. Fun fact: Andrew is one-third of The Grawlix, a Denver... [Read More]
Maybe See TV? The week in pilots, script commitments and development deals (Oct. 9, 2014)
The Emmys may have celebrated the past year of television, and the new Fall TV series have yet to premiere, but Hollywood always keeps an eye to the future, and August still signifies the start to the following year's development cycle. You'll hear a lot in the trades and the trade winds from now th... [Read More]
Nick Stoller and the 'Allen Gregory' Co-Creators Land a Pilot at Fox
by Megh Wright The minds behind the short-lived Fox animated series Allen Gregory just landed a new pilot on the same network. Deadline reports that Fox has given a put pilot commitment to a single-cam comedy by Andrew Mogel and Jarrad Paul called The Grinder with Neighbors director Nick Stoller on ... [Read More]
Bill Burr on NFL, why women hate seeing men happy (Video)
What can be said about Bill Burr that hasn’t already been said about Bill Burr. He’s a blue-collar Confucius. A ginger Jack Handey. The layman’s Christopher Hitchens. Ol’Billy Redface brings with him astute observations in the tongue of a thousand Boston transplants with the ... [Read More]
Cool thing to buy this week: Bill Burr “Live At Andrew’s House” on vinyl
There’s a lot of stuff out there in the world vying for both your attention and your hard-earned dollars. The Laugh Button is here to help you make the right decisions when it comes to purchasing funny things. Here’s what’s cool to buy this week. Bill Burr: Live At Andrew&rsqu... [Read More]
Andrew Norelli on Late Show with David Letterman
Andrew Norelli was back on the Late Show on Friday night, tanned, rested and ready to tell us what he has learned about the economy from the French. The French smoke a lot, don't they, still? Smokers in America, meanwhile, have some strange reactions to the rules we've enacted toward smokers. Norell... [Read More]