“Hi Bob!” Bob Newhart releases new podcast exclusively on Audible
Bob Newhart won the Grammy for Album of the Year in 1961 for his stand-up comedy, which featured Newhart’s hilarious one-sided phone conversations. Now, 57 years later, Newhart has a new audio series of conversations, this time with his famous funny friends. HI BOB! has launched exclusively on... [Read More]
An Appreciation of the Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart
Quick Warning: This article spoils a minor plot point from the first episode of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Reading this won’t ruin your enjoyment of the show, but you’re (probably) a good person, so you deserve a heads-up. When did you become aware of Bob Newhart? While it’s not a ... [Read More]
An Appreciation of the Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart
Quick Warning: This article spoils a minor plot point from the first episode of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Reading this won’t ruin your enjoyment of the show, but you’re (probably) a good person, so you deserve a heads-up. When did you become aware of Bob Newhart? While it’s not a ... [Read More]
On Conan, Bob Newhart remembers meeting Don Rickles, and the joke thief who changed Newhart’s career
On Monday night’s Conan, Bob Newhart reminisced about his dearly departed friend, Don Rickles — they and their wives were fast friends for five decades. Newhart recalled the first night he and his wife got to see Rickles perform live in Las Vegas. Even though Rickles was performing late-... [Read More]
Bob Newhart tells Conan O’Brien about the first time he met Don Rickles
Bob Newhart stopped by Conan to celebrate the 45th anniversary of The Bob Newhart Show. Over the course of the… MORE Bob Newhart tells Conan O’Brien about the first time he met Don Rickles appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Cool thing to buy this week: “Very Best of Bob Newhart”
Noted for his deadpan and slightly stammering delivery, Bob Newhart came to prominence in the 1960s when his album of… MORE Cool thing to buy this week: “Very Best of Bob Newhart” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
The 16 best comedic presidential performances in film and television
Many actors and actresses over the years have played, in both film and television, just about every President this country has ever had. And there have been plenty who have also portrayed fictional ones as well. Some more memorable than others. We’ve put together a list of the 16 best comedic ... [Read More]
The 16 best comedic presidential performances in film and television
Many actors and actresses over the years have played, in both film and television, just about every President this country has ever had. And there have been plenty who have also portrayed fictional ones as well. Some more memorable than others. We’ve put together a list of the 16 best comedic ... [Read More]
Bill Murray will receive Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
After four decades of delivering some of the most unforgettable and best-loved comedic performances, Bill Murray is receiving the Kennedy Center’s 19th Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. Murray, reaching an almost cult-like status in the world of comedy, has had a career heralded by cri... [Read More]
Bill Murray will receive Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
After four decades of delivering some of the most unforgettable and best-loved comedic performances, Bill Murray is receiving the Kennedy Center’s 19th Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. Murray, reaching an almost cult-like status in the world of comedy, has had a career heralded by cri... [Read More]