Cool Thing To Buy: Andy Woodhull “Stepparenting 2: The Teen Years”
Andy Woodhull’s new comedy album Stepparenting 2 just hit the stores via 800lb Gorilla Records. As you can judge by… MORE Cool Thing To Buy: Andy Woodhull “Stepparenting 2: The Teen Years” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Cool Thing To Buy: Andy Woodhull “Stepparenting 2: The Teen Years”
Andy Woodhull’s new comedy album Stepparenting 2 just hit the stores via 800lb Gorilla Records. As you can judge by… MORE Cool Thing To Buy: Andy Woodhull “Stepparenting 2: The Teen Years” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Comic delivery: Josie Long and Jonny Donahoe on having a baby
Just a month before their first child is due, the standup couple are doing a show together – seeking the audience’s parenting tips“It’s mad,” says Josie Long, “but it feels like the right thing to do.” Braving the blustery weather at a pavement cafe near the... [Read More]
I was a dad at 17, now I’m a grandad at 40 – it saved my life
Gary Meikle has forged a career in standup after finding inspiration from his life as a single dad. He also tried material about being a grandad, but audiences didn’t believe he was old enough to be oneWhen Gary Meikle was 17, he had sex in a cupboard at a party with a girl he barely knew... [Read More]
Finding the Humor in Parenting with ‘One Bad Mother’
I’ve been keeping tabs on motherhood for about a year now; out of the corner of my eye, I can see it coming at me sometime in the next few years. It is a strange topic: too serious to bring up casually at parties, and somehow I only hear people talking about parenthood after they […] [Read More]
Why I wrote a comedy show about incontinence | Elaine Miller
As a physiotherapist, I know a third of women don’t have reliable body control. I wanted to raise awareness of this taboo subject at Edinburgh festivalI’m a physiotherapist, and as a fresh-faced graduate, my ambition was to work in elite sports. I did it, too, thriving on team spirit, tr... [Read More]
An Excerpt from ‘Man vs. Child: One Dad’s Guide to the Weirdness of Parenting’ by Doug Moe
WHAT WILL TODDLERS EAT? Food used to be one of your top five things—remember brunch?—but toddlers ruin food. You try to serve them healthy things, lovingly crafted, only to see them reject or smash them. Just a short bit ago, you were trying so damned hard to get them off the bottle, and... [Read More]
Alec Baldwin will host a night of comedy about bad parenting at Carolines on Broadway
For all of the things you’ve heard about Donald Trump, at least it seems as though he loves his kids. It seems that way, doesn’t it? For Trump impersonator on Saturday Night Live and celebrated actor Alec Baldwin, he’s certainly made headlines in the past for sounding like a bad pa... [Read More]
Alec Baldwin will host a night of comedy about bad parenting at Carolines on Broadway
For all of the things you’ve heard about Donald Trump, at least it seems as though he loves his kids. It seems that way, doesn’t it? For Trump impersonator on Saturday Night Live and celebrated actor Alec Baldwin, he’s certainly made headlines in the past for sounding like a bad pa... [Read More]
Read Patton Oswalt’s Wonderful Essay on Learning How to Be a Single Father
Patton Oswalt has a wonderful new essay at GQ today where he reflects on the sudden death of his wife and “super-mom” Michelle McNamara earlier this year and how, despite thinking at times that he couldn’t do it on his own, he’s beginning to find his groove as a single father... [Read More]