RALLY TO RESTORE SANITY vs MARCH TO KEEP FEAR ALIVE

September 16, 2010

Just moments ago Jon Stewart made his big announcement.  Jon is stepping up to do his part for America with his “Rally to Restore Sanity“.  I can hear the chants now…”REASONABLE DEBATE!  REASONABLE DEBATE! THERE ARE DIFFERENT POINTS OF VIEW.  BUT GLENN BECK IS A MORON”  It’s Saturday October 30th, 2010 in our nation’s capital […]

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Fall Preview 2010

September 13, 2010
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“You are aware that there’s an invention called television, and on this invention they show shows, right?” -Pulp Fiction Get ready! The new fall season is almost here! Dan and Dustin walk you through all the new comedy that will be coming to your TV screens this year. So much potential for ground-breaking, mind-blowing, world-changing […]

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Snugarena! – Now I Need To Go Cry For Humanity

September 11, 2010

The only explanation for this video is that the Snuggie people are f’in with us.  Hey let’s see how awful snuggie fans are?  If they buy it after this video we know we can sell them anything, and also eat their brains while they sleep.  Did I mention the Snuggie people are brain eating aliens?  […]

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Catching Up With Kimmy Gatewood and Pangea 3000

September 6, 2010

In this week’s podcast we are talking sketch comedy with the always wonderful Kimmy Gatewood and the hilarious Pangea 3000.  We caught up with them at this year’s Sketchfest NYC but we wouldn’t be surprised if by now they’re all starring in the next (Insert Huge Comedy Movie That You Subjectively Like). http://media.blubrry.com/thecomedynerds/p/www.thecomedynerds.com/wp-content/podcasts/Episode_122_Gatewood_and_Pangea_3000.mp3Podcast: Play in […]

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Putting Your Politics Into Your Act

August 30, 2010
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Last week Michael Ian Black totally lost his shit on stage when an audience member compared Obama to Hitler.  Personally I’m glad he did it.  The audience member, not so much. In this episode we look at how much a comedian should put their own politics and opinions into their act.  What is their responsibility […]

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The Truth About Getting Booked As A Stand-Up

August 27, 2010

If you are even the least bit considering a career as a stand-up comedian I suggest you watch this video.  It talks about all the crap you need to put up with to get an actual paying gig as a comic. The video is funny because it’s true and super duper depressing.  Now please excuse […]

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From The Mail Bag: Best Comedy Cities & Disappearing Scenes

August 23, 2010

In the week’s episode, we answer some questions from the mailbag. One listener wanted to know the best cities to do comedy in. We spoke on the topic with surprising authority considering 95% of the shows we’ve ever done have been in New York. Another listener asked about when thriving comedy scenes suddenly dry up, […]

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