TV COMEDY

The Wonders Of Pilot Season

March 7, 2012

That time is upon us again.  Pilot season.  A period of time filled with wonder, possibilities and like 50 shows that will never see the light of day.  This week we look at some of the potential comedy shows on the horizon and if they should be allowed to go from show zygote to full […]

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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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The 80’s – The Golden Age of Comedy Movies?

February 13, 2012
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Name a classic comedy movie and odds are it was made in the 80’s.  Go ahead.  Try it…….  See.  We told you. But what was so special about the 80’s?  What made it the perfect storm decade for funny people?  Could Steve Guttenburg ever rule any other decade like he did back then?  Was Johnny […]

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Reviewing Key & Peele

February 6, 2012
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Comedy Central brought sketch comedy back to the network last week with launch of Key and Peele.  Let’s be honest we were a little scared it was going to be MadTV light.  MadTV full strength wasn’t even that good.  So how did Key and Peele turn out?  Surprisingly pretty damn good. In this week’s episode […]

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The Best Hanukkah & New Year’s TV Episodes

December 28, 2011

As the holiday season continues so does our look back at the best holiday TV episodes.  This week we look at the best Hanukkah and New Year’s episodes. Sit back with your champagne and Latkes and enjoy. http://media.blubrry.com/thecomedynerds/p/thecomedynerds.com/wp-content/podcasts/Episode_189_Hanukkah_and_New_Years_Best.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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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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