The Comedy Nerds

30 Rock Live!

October 15, 2010

On this week’s episode we give our initial reactions to 30 Rock’s live episode (East Coast Version). With a cast full of former Saturday Night Live cast members and hosts, it was probably the best TV show on the air to try something like this, but did it work? Plus, we look at the history […]

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Owning A Comedy Palace

October 11, 2010

On this week’s episode, we are joined by Rebecca Trent, owner of The Creek and The Cave a fantastic bar/restaurant/independent comedy palace in beautiful Long Island City (just minutes away from Midtown Manhattan!) We talk about what makes someone want to start a comedy club, the cold hard facts of dealing with comedians and burritos, […]

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Get Ready

October 5, 2010

It’s coming… And it’s gonna be sexy as hell.

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Making Comedy Relatable

October 4, 2010
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On this week’s episode we are joined by Michael Hartney, creator of the hilarious one man show “So I Like Superman”. The show is about certain incidents that happened to Michael in his life. So how do you take something personal and make it universal enough that other people can understand it, while still having it […]

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TMZ is Reporting Greg Giraldo Passed Away

September 29, 2010

TMZ is reporting that stand-up comedian and Last Comic Standing judge Greg Giraldo has passed away.  He was hospitalized almost a week ago from an apparent drug overdose. A source close to Greg tells us, “Greg passed away today at the hospital in New Brunswick as a result of an accidental overdose. His family was […]

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Making Movies About Comedians

September 27, 2010
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Off some rumors about an upcoming John Belushi biopic, we discuss what other comics would make for a good movie and what actors should play them. Which comedians have an interesting life story that would make for a good movie? Is it easier for a straight actor to pretend to do the comedy section of […]

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AMERICAN: The Bill Hicks Story

September 26, 2010

You know how you take it for granted how good The Beatles were? So much that you kind of forget how good they were? And then one day you hear, say “Drive My Car” or “In My Life” on the radio and it just hits you and you’re like “Holy Jeezum Crow! This is the […]

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