Norm MacDonald is the greatest pitchman ever
Holy hell! How did I miss this one? Norm MacDonald had a podcast on the VPN Network. One of the show’s sponsors was the Mangrate which is a heavy duty cast iron grill grate. A product that is often advertised on many podcasts. Norm is different though because he can pitch the product in ways [... [Read More]
Looking Back on Christmas Past with Norm MacDonald
by Ramsey Ess The Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. Inside their vast archives of more than 150,000 television shows, commercials, and radio programs, there are thousands of important and funny p... [Read More]
Saturday Night Live FAQ
Stephen Tropiano declares himself a Saturday Night Live loyalist early in the introduction to his Saturday Night Live FAQ: Everything Left to Know About Television’s Longest Running Comedy. The book, he explains, is written from the point of view of a “critical fan,” someone willin... [Read More]
Saturday Night's Children: Norm Macdonald (1993-1998)
by Megh Wright Saturday Night Live has been home to over a hundred cast members throughout the past 38 years. In our column Saturday Night’s Children, we present the history, talent, and best sketches of one SNL cast member every other week for your viewing, learning, and laughing pleasure. Wa... [Read More]
Here are Saturday Night Live’s 4 new featured players: Beck Bennet, Noel Wells, Kyle Mooney and John Milhiser
Word on the street is that Saturday Night Live is ready to announce 4 new featured players into it’s cast. During the off season Lorne Michaels and co have been busy checking out some new talent for the show which is no surprises since, ya know they need to add to the cast with the […]H... [Read More]
The Late Night Guest Hall of Fame
by Bradford Evans Everyone wants to be funny on a late night show, but only a handful of comedians are known for making every talk show appearance they do a work of art. Anytime you see someone like Bill Murray or Louis C.K. on the docket for a late night interview, you know it's going to be somethi... [Read More]
Image of 'Norm Macdonald Live' in Retrospect
'Norm Macdonald Live' in Retrospect
There is no way such a brilliant mess could have been pulled off if it was not orchestrated [Read More]
“Norm Macdonald Live” on the Video Podcast Network
How in the world did it take this long for Norm Macdonald to start a podcast? He’s got name recognition from decades of film and television work. He is one of the funniest people on the planet, making Comedy Central’s list of 100 Greatest Stand... [Read More]
Image of Norm Macdonald Is Getting a Video Podcast
Norm Macdonald Is Getting a Video Podcast
The Video Podcast Network just announced on Twitter the launch of a new show hosted by Norm Macdonald that will debut next week. Aptly titled Norm Macdonald Live, the show will debut streaming on the Video Pocast Network this Monday, March 25th, at 6PM PST. Macdonald's guest on that first show wil... [Read More]
Sing in the holidays with “Carol of the Comedians”
New York City-based comedy rock band Fortress of Attitude is halfway through a "12 Christmas Songs in 12 Days of Christmas" project called "Bigger Than Santa." They may have found their winner with "Carol of the Comedians," with traditional Christmas... [Read More]