COMEDY GENRES

The Best Christmas TV Episodes

December 21, 2011

Tis the time of the year for funny shows to get all sentimental and crap.  This week we look back at some the best TV Christmas episodes.  You can best believe there will be some people learning from ghosts, some everyone is stuck in town because of the snow and some discovering what the great […]

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Coming Up On Comedy Central

December 13, 2011
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This year’s early Christmas present from Comedy Central was a look at their 2012 development slate.  This week we break down all the potentially awesome new shows. What are we looking forward to? Is Comedy Central moving in the right direction? What makes Nick Kroll so frickin’ funny?  We’ll answer all these question plus we’ll […]

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Patrice O’Neal & Other Comedians Gone Too Soon

December 6, 2011
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Last week saw the passing of one of the funniest voices in the comedy community, Patrice O’Neal.  It’s sad when anyone dies but when it’s someone who brings so much laughter and joy to so many people it hurts that much more. In this week’s episode we look the impact of his passing and discuss […]

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The Muppets and The Power of Nostalgia

November 29, 2011
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This week on the show we talk about The Muppets! With the new movie out now we discuss the power of positivity in comedy. And how much can nostalgia affect how much you enjoy comedy? Does nostalgia make you like it more, or hate it because it isn’t exactly the way you like it? And […]

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Patrice O’Neal Has Passed

November 29, 2011

Multiple news sources are reporting the passing of stand-up comedian Patrice O’Neal.  Patrice was one of the funniest live performers on the scene today and he will be missed by many.  Our hearts go out to his friends and family.  Patrice was 41.

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What Causes A Comedy Backlash?

November 22, 2011

This week on the show we discuss the phenomenon of backlash, the most insidious of the lashes (worse than both whip and eye combined!) Actor A works hard, does good work, makes funny stuff. The world loves him. Actor A keeps working hard and making funny stuff, and the world says “Hey, that guy keeps […]

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Developing Trust

November 14, 2011
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In this week’s episode we talk about trust. In a group dynamic, how important is trust? The trust you have that your fellow team members in everything from them being funny to supporting your ideas, to showing up on time. We discuss why you need trust, and what trust is and what it isn’t. Plus […]

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