‘Lil’ Alex Jones’: Exactly What It Sounds Like
Cafe’s new series Lil’ Alex Jones features a very young man doing his best Alex Jones impersonation. That’s essentially it. No, sorry, that’s precisely it. Sure, the injustices he’s wailing over are kid-ified but otherwise, everything ... [Read More]
Two Women Creators Have Reminders for Men
Men are undergoing a bit of a renaissance right now. A bad one. The Bad Renaissance, as it shall henceforth be known. Whereas the 14th Century European Renaissance we all know and love is famous for its revival and proliferation of forward-thinking art, literature, and learning… shining ... [Read More]
Two Women Creators Have Reminders for Men
Men are undergoing a bit of a renaissance right now. A bad one. The Bad Renaissance, as it shall henceforth be known. Whereas the 14th Century European Renaissance we all know and love is famous for its revival and proliferation of forward-thinking art, literature, and learning… shining ... [Read More]
New Comic Gets 300k Views in 10 Hours and Deserves Them
There are plenty of overnight YouTube hits that don’t really deserve their flash in the pan. A backflip gone wrong. A toddler saying something close to the word “fuck” over and over again. We watch. We know. We forget. Comedian Brent Pella’s commentary on Spirit Air... [Read More]
New Comic Gets 300k Views in 10 Hours and Deserves Them
There are plenty of overnight YouTube hits that don’t really deserve their flash in the pan. A backflip gone wrong. A toddler saying something close to the word “fuck” over and over again. We watch. We know. We forget. Comedian Brent Pella’s commentary on Spirit Air... [Read More]
Ryan Mazer’s Dire Warning About NYC
Creator Ryan Mazer is no stranger to deep, disturbing introspection, and we’re no stranger to covering it. Today’s feature is Mazer’s latest descent into the recesses of unbridled anxiety and anti-social behavior, framed as an Insider’s Guide to New York City. A warning:... [Read More]
Shannon Brown Has Discovered Our Greatest Secret
Shannon Brown has cracked the code…the bathroom code, and it reads “Bathrooms are where we go to cry.” In this simple send-up of workplace mockumentaries, Brown certainly doesn’t reinvent the wheel. Instead, she hones in on a fertile premise that hig... [Read More]
Shannon Brown Has Discovered Our Greatest Secret
Shannon Brown has cracked the code…the bathroom code, and it reads “Bathrooms are where we go to cry.” In this simple send-up of workplace mockumentaries, Brown certainly doesn’t reinvent the wheel. Instead, she hones in on a fertile premise that hig... [Read More]
The ‘unSOLVABLE’ Talents of Betsy Kenney and Dara Katz
We’ve called them “Genre Queens,” and we stand by it. Between Bounty Hunters , The Place We Live (TPWL), and now unSOLVABLE, co-creators Betsy Kenney and Dara Katz have flexed their parody muscles on action flicks, ’90s dramas about twenty-somethings built for ... [Read More]
Jordan Firstman Needs a Feature
Jordan Firstman is now competing with himself for the best short of 2017. Co-starring a pitch-perfect Craig Chester, Call Your Father shows what happens when a 24-year-old goes on a date with a 50-year-old, but it’s so much better and deeper than that logline, because Firstman i... [Read More]