“Oh, Hello On Broadway” too much tuna and too many laughs
The new Netflix special starring George St. Geegland (John Mulaney) and Gil Faizon (Nick Kroll) is a shoe-in for the… MORE “Oh, Hello On Broadway” too much tuna and too many laughs appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
“Workaholics The Final Season” caps off a beautifully weird and funny stoner comedy
On January 11th, Comedy Central premiered the final season of Workaholics, the seventh [and final] season. In previous seasons, 3… MORE “Workaholics The Final Season” caps off a beautifully weird and funny stoner comedy appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Review: “Rory Scovel Tries Stand-Up For The First Time” on Netflix
Who are we kidding? You know and I know and Rory Scovel knows this is not his first attempt at stand-up comedy, but the title offers up a fun misleading click for new fans on Netflix, as well as an opportunity for Scovel and director Scott Moran to have fun imagining what goes through a […] [Read More]
Alive On State
Steve Gillespie Alive On State is a very varied and funny album. There is something for every stand-up album and you could also say there is a version of Steve Gillespie  for very audience member. This comedy album figures so many genres it kept me off balance for a while ... [Read More]
Alive On State
Steve Gillespie Alive On State is a very varied and funny album. There is something for every stand-up album and you could also say there is a version of Steve Gillespie  for very audience member. This comedy album figures so many genres it kept me off balance for a while ... [Read More]
What It’s Like to Take Steve Martin’s Comedy MasterClass
You must have seen it: the commercial/trailer for “Steve Martin Teaches Comedy.” Facebook tells me it surfaced in early March, when my brother excitedly posted it to my wall. And it was quite the trailer to be sure, with its lush production values, zippy pacing, and promise of quality&nb... [Read More]
T.J. Miller proves once and for all he’s the master of the absurd in his new special “Meticulously Ridiculous”
T.J. Miller does not give a f*ck. Not one. Not even a f*ck of the flying variety. Zero. F*cks. It’s… MORE T.J. Miller proves once and for all he’s the master of the absurd in his new special “Meticulously Ridiculous” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
South Park The Complete 20th Season
Season 20 of South Park shows it is possible for a show to get even edgier and more relevant. Season 19 of this Comedy Central classic broke new ground by having all 10 episodes form a single narrative thread with attacks on political correctness and the insidiousness of advertising. This ...... [Read More]
Big Hearts, Big Laughs in Kumail Nanjiani and Emily Gordon’s cinematic love story, “The Big Sick”
Not everything needs to be a period piece. On the small screen, both Marc Maron and Pete Holmes brought their recent pasts into present-day so they could have the best of both worlds for their comedic purposes in IFC’s Maron and HBO’s Crashing. Similarly, when Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V... [Read More]
Sights and sounds from Comedy Central’s inaugural Colossal Clusterfest in San Francisco
San Francisco already has a monthlong comedy festival in January (SF Sketchfest), and a giant outdoor music festival each August (Outside Lands), but how about something that combines elements of both, right at the beginning of the summer? Comedy Central had partnered with the New York Comedy Festiv... [Read More]