STAND-UP COMEDY

Funny People Doing Not Funny Things

June 19, 2012

Comedians make people laugh.  That’s what they were born to do.  But to spite what people think that’s not all they can do.  This week we look at comedians who have decided to branch out and doing things beyond the comedy world.  Are they damaged by their funny reputation?  What can they do to be […]

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Why Do People Like A$$hole Comedians?

June 10, 2012

What are you lookin’ at?  You want a knuckle sandwich? Oh, you just want to know what this week’s episode is about.  Fine.  This week we’re talking about a$$hole comedians.  Why is it so many comedians have such a douchey persona and why do we love it so much.  I’m very much thinking about you […]

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From The Mailbag: Content Vs. Delivery

June 3, 2012

This week our topic comes straight from the mailbag, or twitter bag as is more accurately the case.  We look at content vs. delivery.  Which is more important; the pretty words or the way that you say them? We’re joined this week by Rachel Korowitz and Jeff Scherer who help figure it out. Plus we […]

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Millennials – The Comedy Generation

February 22, 2012

When you hear “The Voice of a Generation”  you think Dylan or Nirvana (depending on how old you are).  But for the younger generation they’ll being saying Seinfeld or Galifianakis.  A Comedy Central report came out recently saying that for the first time the younger generation (okay the younger male generation) is increasingly defining themselves […]

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Being True On Stage & In Life

January 25, 2012
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This past week the comedy nerd world was captivated by the most recent episode of the WTF podcast featuring Todd Glass in which he announced publicly for the first time that he is gay. It was inspiring and thought-provoking.  In this week’s episode we give our reactions to the WTF episode and discuss the importance […]

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Comedy Nerds Radio

January 15, 2012

This week we are taking the format and kicking it to the curb.  Dan couldn’t make it this week so Dustin jumps behind the mic solo for the first edition of Comedy Nerds Radio.  It’s an eclectic blend of some of the best music comedians past and present. We hope your ears enjoy it. http://media.blubrry.com/thecomedynerds/p/thecomedynerds.com/wp-content/podcasts/Episode_191_The_Musical_Episode.mp3Podcast: […]

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Comedy…In The Future!!!!

January 8, 2012
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This week we crank up the flux capacitor and look…in to the future.  Is the success of Louis C.K.’s independently released stand-up special going to be the new norm for comedians?  Could any other comedian right now really pull that off?  Will comedians be able to go completely around the networks all together soon?  Will […]

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