This Week in Comedy: The 'Simpsons' Marathon Begins
by Stephanie Simon -The Simpsons marathon kicked off this week on FXX and we had the full schedule. -We looked at why The Richard Pryor Special deserves a prominent placement in Pryor’s repertoire of greatness. -The iconic voice of SNL Don Pardo died at 96. -Alex Honnet and Caitlin Stepha... [Read More]
 
Embracing the Absurd: A conversation with Kate Berlant
Kate Berlant is an enigmatic performer. Her unique brand of stand-up is delightfully absurd and hilarious. She recently was invited to Montreal’s Just For Laughs festival this year as one of their “New Faces of Comedy,” where she was one of the fest’s stand outs. I caught up ... [Read More]
 
Tickets are on sale for the Maui Comedy Festival, happening Halloween weekend in Hawaii
The inaugural Maui Comedy Festival just put individual tickets on sale for its shows during this October’s festival. It’s all happening over Halloween weekend in the town of Lahina in Maui, HI. That’s right, a holiday weekend on a tropical island, hosting about 35 terrific comedian... [Read More]
 
Tickets are on sale for the Maui Comedy Festival, happening Halloween weekend in Hawaii
The inaugural Maui Comedy Festival just put individual tickets on sale for its shows during this October’s festival. It’s all happening over Halloween weekend in the town of Lahina in Maui, HI. That’s right, a holiday weekend on a tropical island, hosting about 35 terrific comedian... [Read More]
 
Tickets are on sale for the Maui Comedy Festival, happening Halloween weekend in Hawaii
The inaugural Maui Comedy Festival just put individual tickets on sale for its shows during this October’s festival. It’s all happening over Halloween weekend in the town of Lahina in Maui, HI. That’s right, a holiday weekend on a tropical island, hosting about 35 terrific comedian... [Read More]
 
[Sponsored] Check out Comedy Dynamics on Hulu
Sponsored Post: You can go to hundreds or even thousands of places to find a comedian with a Jack Nicholson impersonation. But how many places can you go to find a comedian with a routine about actually crop-dusting Nicholson? One. That'd be Hulu.com, and specifically the Comedy Dynamics page. Comed... [Read More]
 
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Jermaine Fowler on 'You Made It Weird'
by Jessye McGarry 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 ... [Read More]
 
Comedy Central gets @DadBoner
Comedy Central joined the Twitter craze ordering a pilot for @DadBoner, based off the poular Twitter feed of the same name and the book it spawned. The feed is maintained by Mike Burns, author of Power Moves: Livin’ The American Dream, USA Style. @DadBoner is an animated series about a middle-... [Read More]
 
Comedy Central orders animated pilot from @DadBoner
This is the story about another Twitter feed being turned into a TV show. Reports are coming in that the hilarious twitter handle @DadBoner got an animated pilot order from Comedy Central. For those unfamiliar, @DadBoner is written by a fictional character named Karl Welzein. Karl is a middle-aged M... [Read More]
 
Comedy Central orders animated pilot from @DadBoner
This is the story about another Twitter feed being turned into a TV show. Reports are coming in that the hilarious twitter handle @DadBoner got an animated pilot order from Comedy Central. For those unfamiliar, @DadBoner is written by a fictional character named Karl Welzein. Karl is a middle-aged M... [Read More]