Get On The HuffPo Bus to DC

September 29, 2010

If you were thinking, “Man/Woman I would love to go the Rally To Restore Sanity/March To Keep Fear Alive but I am too poor/too lazy to drive all the way down to DC” the Huffington Post has got you covered my friend/acquaintance/person I’ve never met but find strangely attractive anyway.  Arianna announced yesterday on The […]

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The Virginity Hit is VEEERRRRYYYY Much Not One

September 27, 2010

There are just some movies that you kind of know are going to flop on the big screen…cough…anything with Rob Schneider…cough.  But the new coming of age comedy The Virginity Hit made Deuce Bigalow look like Will Smith and James Cameron had a 3D baby that knows how to make a good new Star Wars […]

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Making Movies About Comedians

September 27, 2010
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Off some rumors about an upcoming John Belushi biopic, we discuss what other comics would make for a good movie and what actors should play them. Which comedians have an interesting life story that would make for a good movie? Is it easier for a straight actor to pretend to do the comedy section of […]

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Flight Of the Conchords On The Simpsons

September 26, 2010

Listen, I get it.  You like The Simpsons in theory but you haven’t really watched it in a while.  That’s cool.  But just this once go back and watch this week’s episode.  Flight Of The Conchords sang about how awesome or not awesome it is to be an artist.  Someone give them a show again […]

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AMERICAN: The Bill Hicks Story

September 26, 2010

You know how you take it for granted how good The Beatles were? So much that you kind of forget how good they were? And then one day you hear, say “Drive My Car” or “In My Life” on the radio and it just hits you and you’re like “Holy Jeezum Crow! This is the […]

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Friars Club Comedy Film Festival Starts Today

September 23, 2010

Today begins the Friars Club Comedy Film Festival. You might remember, we went backstage at the Friars Club Improv and Sketch Competition, which lead up to the festival. You can listen to it here if you don’t, or you just want to relive the good times. The festival runs from Thursday 9/23 through Friday 10/1. […]

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Avoiding Cliches

September 20, 2010
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On this week’s episode we are joined by Leslie Meisel and Megan Neuringer who created the very funny new show “Love Can Suck A Dick… And So Can I!” They talked with us about creating the show and how to avoid cliches when you are dealing with universal subjects like love and heartbreak and deaf, […]

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