Eugene Mirman’s Comedy Festival returns to Boston for third year in April 2015
The Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival now is a recurring feature in both Brooklyn and Boston, with the fest now returning to the latter city for the third year this April. Highlights for the third Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival in Boston, April 17-19, 2015, include: Star Talk Live! hosted by Mirman ... [Read More]
The 2015 Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival Announces Its Lineup
by Megh Wright The Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival returns next month in Boston and Cambridge, and the full schedule was announced today. The festival takes place from Friday, April 17th through Sunday the 19th, and H. Jon Benjamin, Wyatt Cenac, Rachel Dratch, Jessica Williams, Bill Nye, and some "spe... [Read More]
Eugene Mirman Reviews a Bunch of Farts for 'Vulture'
by Megh Wright Proving that "if people are polite, I don't mind doing whatever," comedian and Bob's Burgers voice actor Eugene Mirman recently agreed to review a bunch of farts for Vulture and offers a comprehensive analysis on the one thing in the world that makes everything funnier. Mirman also wa... [Read More]
Bob’s Burger cast prepping another live comedy/panel/screening tour for Spring 2015
The cast of Bob's Burgers is heading back out on the road for a formal spring tour, with eight dates in eight cities lined up so far in mid-to-late March through the Midwest and Northeast Corridor. The fifth season began earlier this winter on Sunday nights, and FOX just renewed the animated sitcom ... [Read More]
The Cast of 'Bob's Burgers' Is Going on a Live Tour in March
by Megh Wright Fox's Bob's Burgers is hitting the road. The show revealed today that creator and executive producer Loren Bouchard will join voice cast H. Jon Benjamin, Kristen Schaal, Eugene Mirman, Dan Mintz, and John Roberts on a live multi-city tour starting in March that will include standup, f... [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]
Treat Yourself to a Mystery Sack from H. Jon Benjamin and Eugene Mirman's New Online Store
by Megh Wright H. Jon Benjamin and Eugene Mirman just opened up an online store. Called Flotsam General Store, the "post-structural online shopping experience" currently offers a small-sized "Mystery Sack" for $40 and free 6-8+ week shipping. What's in the sacks? According to the store's FAQ, "Flots... [Read More]
Wyatt Cenac
There is an endearing effortless about Wyatt Cenac. It’s evident when he steps onstage for his new Netflix special, Brooklyn. In contrast to his rousing introduction, Cenac is low key, thinking the crowd for coming out to Brooklyn to see the show, because if it were in Manhattan, he wouldn&rsq... [Read More]
Cool thing to buy this week: Jonathan Katz “Dr. Katz Live” on CD
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. Jonathan Katz: Dr. Katz Live PURCHA... [Read More]
Eugene Mirman and H. Jon Benjamin start artisanal general store, Flotsam
Eugene Mirman and H. Jon Benjamin are true entrepreneurs. The duo have teamed up to bring an artisanal general store to the internet, called Flotsam. The “Post-Structural Online Shopping Experience”, according to the AC Club, was unveiled during the Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival in Brook... [Read More]