STAND-UP COMEDY

Talkin’ Talking Funny – Part 2

May 1, 2011
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It’s part 2 of our 2 part episode done in 2 parts about HBO’s Talking Funny.  Enjoy its second partness.  It’s got so much Ricky Gervais, Louis CK, Jerry Seinfeld and Chris Rockatude you won’t be able to handle.  If you haven’t listened to part 1 yet, it’s right here. http://media.blubrry.com/thecomedynerds/p/thecomedynerds.com/wp-content/podcasts/Episode_155_Talking_Funny_Part_2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window […]

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Talkin’ Talking Funny – Part 1

April 25, 2011
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HBO has created Comedy Nerd heaven in a show called Talking Funny.  Chris Rock, Louis C.K., Jerry Seinfeld and Ricky Gervais all in one room.  Four of the biggest comedians in the world talking about the craft of comedy.  How could it get any better?  (Fun Fact: It can not) This week we dig deeper […]

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Standing Out The Right Way & Being A Good Audience

March 28, 2011
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In this week’s episode, we talk about the benefits and drawbacks of having a gimmick, Jimmy Jam. Isn’t that cute? I call everyone Jimmy Jam. It’s kind of my thing. I feel like it’s really going to help my career. Recurring role on a CBS sitcom your parent watch, here I come! Then we talk […]

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Stand-Up Until Your Eyes Bleed

January 19, 2011

A group in Baltimore is trying to break the record for the longest stand-up show ever.  I am assuming they mean in real time not perceived time, because in perceived time there are some open mics from the 2002 that I am still at.  (I’m looking at you Maui Taco) Do I know what the […]

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Why Isn’t There More Stand Up On TV & Overcoming Comedy Despair

December 14, 2010

On this week’s episode we talk about Doubt. Not that movie where Philip Seymour Hoffman plays a priest but Oh My God You Guys! How good was that movie?! I would watch Meryl Streep read the phonebook. She is a national treasure. Whoops, got off track for a second there, but I won’t doubt my […]

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Louis CK, Chris Rock, Jerry Seinfeld and Ricky Gervais = The Best Show Ever

November 10, 2010

HBO has restored my faith in humanity and that people can, when presented with the chance, make the world a more beautiful place.  HBO is in the process of making a one off talk show called Talking Funny.  It will star Ricky Gervais talking with comedy Super Duper Awesome Hilarious Reason Why 90% of Comedians […]

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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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