Dave Chappelle subject of a lawsuit stemming from a 2015 banana incident
Dave Chappelle is being sued because of a banana. If you can remember way back to 2015, you might remember… MORE Dave Chappelle subject of a lawsuit stemming from a 2015 banana incident appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Anna Fitzpatrick (@Bananafitz) on Twitter, Notebooks, and Trying Not to Rip Anyone Off
Anna Fitzpatrick is a Toronto-based writer. She has written for The New Yorker, The Hairpin, Hazlitt, Rookie Mag, Rolling Stone, and more. You can find her work on her website and Instagram. Recently, Fitzpatrick spoke to me about three of her favorite tweets, plus notebooks, pinball, and her parano... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: ‘Call Chelsea Peretti’ Returns
The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We’re here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack team of... [Read More]
This Week in Web Videos: 'Assassin Banana'
by Luke Kelly-Clyne Casting celebrities does not a good project make, and thinking otherwise is a huge mistake. That's my web video rhyme. Seriously, though. Too many creators think that all they need to do to send a project into the stratosphere is attach a recognizable name, and that's so misguid... [Read More]
Comedy and the New York City subway
The MTA runs New York City's subway system, for what that's worth. The funny things you may see or experience on a subway ride are another story, and NYC-based TV shows, movies and comedians have enjoyed this platform to share them with us over the years. Last week was a big week for subway comedy, ... [Read More]
The Chris Gethard Show, South by Southwest
“Last call for Hepatitus C!” Shannon O’Neill announced from the sold-out crowd as audience members lined up to dip spoons into the gray plastic tub overflowing with 20 gallons of ice cream, a couple dozen toppings and the nude, shivering host of The Chris Gethard Show. The self-des... [Read More]
Pete Holmes, ‘Nice Try, The Devil’ (review)
Pete Holmes has just graced us all with another rip-roarin’ ride to friendly guy town. Nice Try, The Devil hit the shelves today and it does not disappoint, especially if you were a fan of his 2011 debut album, Impregnated With Wonder a record that took us by surprise in how enthusiastically terrifi... [Read More]
CHRISTINA PAZSITZKY INTERVIEW
Rooftop Comedy Productions is proud to release Christina Pazsitzky’s It’s Hard Being a Person. Christina’s debut comedy album shows off her style of comedy that’s taken her everywhere from Last Comic Standing to Chelsea Lately. Christina’s not afrai... [Read More]