COMEDY THEORY

Philosophical Question Regarding Vibeology

February 19, 2009

If today I make a joke about Vibeology (the study of the chemistry between you and me.  As first discovered by James Watson and Francis Crick and made famous by Paula Abdul.) is that hacky because I am making a joke that was make 1,000 times in 1992 by comedians in brightly colored shirts or […]

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Playing To A Small House

February 10, 2009

A lot of comics get a little freaked out when they look out into an audience and see a half full house (or worse).  Everyone comic knows it’s easier to make 300 people laugh than 1. (which is why comics don’t tell their jokes at parties.  It doesn’t work people).  But I have learned time […]

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What Marketing Whiz Didn’t Come Up With That One?

February 3, 2009

Okay, so first off I am going to say both biasly and unbiasly that this promo should have won the Doritos Crash The Superbowl contest: But even though it didn’t, it was funny.  And you know who didn’t think of it?  Anyone at any of those big million dollar advertising agencies.  It was done by […]

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Happy Birthday to The King Of All Comedy Nerds

January 27, 2009

We would be bad subjects if we didn’t wish a happy birthday to our king, the king of all Comedy Nerds, Patton Oswalt.  He turns 40 today.  Here’s what he had to say on his blog about it and the fear comedians have of progressing in life and not remaining the fun 20 something they […]

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Where Does Your Sense Of Humor Come From?

January 23, 2009
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You know where you got your height from.  Your hair color.  That weird lookin’ nose that you really want to get “taken care of” but for right now are saying gives your face character.  But where did you get your sense of humor from. In this weeks episode we look at what causes you to […]

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Comedy Therapy

January 21, 2009

100 percent of comedians like being on stage and making people laugh.  100 percent of comedians are in or need therapy.  Finally someone was smart enough to combine the two  (You got your therapy in my comedy show.  No, you got your comedy show in my therapy.  Fisticuffs ensue).  The Punchline Magazine blog has an […]

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83 Different Choices For Farting

January 17, 2009

The Apple iPhone App store has 83 Applications that are based on farting.  The sounds of farts.  The detection of farts.  The virtual lighting of farts.  83 companies dedicated programming time to making fart applications.  At least 83 people earned a paycheck by carefully and meticulously recreating farts to bring them into the digital age.  […]

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