How Important is Indie Comedy?

February 13, 2011
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Indie comedy. Quiet simply, it’s the world we live in. And sometimes it’s hard to get a sense of something when you are inside of it. This week, we welcome emerging New York comic Nick Turner, and discuss the state of indie comedy. Is it growing? Is it shrinking? Is it keeping on keeping on? […]

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Getting Out Of Your Comfort Zone

January 31, 2011

In this week’s episode, we talk about stepping out of your comedy comfort zone. In order to get better at your craft, you should concentrate on what you are good at, but also you should try things that you are not good at. How do you fine the balance between those two contradictory concepts? Does […]

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SNL – What Would You Change?

January 24, 2011
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Justin Timberlake has said that he would consider being a cast member on Saturday Night Live. This week, just like JT brought sexy back, we bring Michael Hartney back* to discuss with us whether that would be a good idea.  What other out-of-the-box people would be good for the show? And, if we were standing […]

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Does Comedy Nerdom Still Exist?

January 17, 2011
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Recently, comedy deity Patton Oswalt wrote an essay in Wired magazine. In it, he argues that the internet, once the bastion of the nerdy, has actually harmed nerd culture. By making it so easy to stay on top of whatever pop culture obsession you have, it has made a generation of nerds lazy, flabby and […]

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The Smile File & Other Ridiculous Corporate Comedy Advice

January 9, 2011
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Work can be really really boring.  That’s why they call it work and not “Happy Fun Time Dance Party Place”.  Wouldn’t it be great if you could add a few laughs to the work day.  You know, put some comedy in the cubicle. Want some advice on how to do it?  Here’s a tip: Don’t.  […]

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Is Jon Stewart Really The New Edward R. Murrow?

January 3, 2011
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Some in the media have called Jon Stewart the next Edward R. Murrow. Some people find this comparison apt. While others say “Seriously? Are you kidding me? You’re really saying that? Really? This is a thing that’s really happening? Really? Oh brother!” On this week’s episode, we discuss whether a comedian can and/or should step […]

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Christmas Comedy

December 21, 2010
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This week, it’s the Christmas episode! Dustin is visited by three ghosts and learns to stop being such a grouch. Dan sees what life would be like if he was never born. And then we jump in the sleigh and deliver gifts all over the world when Santa comes down with a cold. Okay, actually […]

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