TV 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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The New Comedy TV Season: What’s Coming and What’s Coming Back

May 16, 2012

This week all the major networks announced their new fall season.  In this week’s episode comedian Andy Kleiman joins us as we break down all the new comedy shows coming to your TV tube.  What’s worth checking out and what’s pretty much already cancelled? (I’m looking at you awful NBC sitcom with a monkey) And […]

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How To Make A Remake

May 6, 2012

Everything old sucks when you remake it.  I think that’s how the saying goes.  It seems like remakes are all the rage these days but almost no one is excited about them.  Why?  If the movie was good the first time wouldn’t it be better with CGI and this time around everyone has cell phones?  […]

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Dick Clark – The Father Of The Comedy Comedy Clip Show

April 24, 2012

This week saw the passing of a broadcasting legend.  He brought so many great things to the world including the comedy clip show.  Without Bloopers and Practical Jokes we might not have ever had shows like The Soup, Punk’d, Tosh.0 or Best Week Ever. In this episode we discuss the impact Dick Clark had plus […]

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Is Being Friendly More Important Than Being Funny?

April 4, 2012

The short answer to that question is no.  The most important thing in comedy is being funny.  But being good at making comedy friends comes a real close second.  This week we look at the necessary but often difficult and off-putting part of the comedy world that is networking.  How should you do it?  Why […]

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Anchorman 2 looks like it will actually be a thing

March 28, 2012

Thank you baby Jebus.

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Does Eddie Murphy Still Get Into The Comedy Hall Of Fame?

March 14, 2012

If the Comedy Hall of Fame was a thing* there was a time that Eddie Murphy would be a lock.  I mean, come one.  Trading Places, Beverly Hills Cop, Coming To America, SNL, Raw.  But that all ended in 1994.  Since then he has brought us Norbit, Meet Dave, The Adventures Of Pluto Nash and […]

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