SKETCH COMEDY

The Making of “Porcupine Racetrack”

July 14, 2009

With The State DVDs being released and the premier of “Michael and Michael Have Issues” happening this week, it seems like I can’t turn around without running across something State related. Not that I’m complaining. In fact I’m doing the opposite of complaining, which I believe is called “anti-complaining”. The New York Times will be […]

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Creating Good Comedy Characters

July 9, 2009
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In comedy, creating a good character is hard.  This week’s guest, Livia Scott, is creating 365 good characters in 365 days.  That’s 1 a day.  See, we told you we could do math.  (We’re learning about imaginary numbers next week.  Dustin doesn’t believe they exist.  Dan thinks he might be right) We discuss:  How can […]

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Announcing The Comedy Nerds Comedy Show! – This Friday!

July 7, 2009
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We’ve mentioned it on the show for weeks now, but the moment has finally arrived.  The show is this Friday (July 10th) at 8pm.  We’re doing the show at COCO66 (at 66 Greenpoint Ave in Brooklyn).  We are ready to announce the line-up for the Comedy Nerds Comedy Show. And what a line-up it is. […]

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Dreams Do Come True

July 2, 2009

Almost a decade. That is how long I have waited for this day to come. And now it’s here. I’m holding it in my hands. I took a picture of it with my camera phone. Fun fact: The first time I heard The State was coming to DVD, the phrase “camera phone” would have been […]

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The Mystery Of The Rule Of Threes

June 26, 2009
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There is just something about the number three.  This week we watched the rule of threes play out in it’s saddest variation with the death of Ed McMahon, Farrah Fawcett and Michael Jackson.  While there is nothing at all funny about that when things happen in threes in comedy it’s usually a good thing.  For […]

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Happy Father’s Day

June 21, 2009

Watch that salt content:

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Chemical Engineer

June 20, 2009

Our friends over at Escape Pod Films offers up this little gem that is one of my favorite kind of sketches. The terrible local commercial. “That’s it.” Indeed.

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