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9 Comedians Who Rebelled Against PC Police
7 months ago

9 Comedians Who Rebelled Against PC Police

What do John Cleese, Jerry Seinfeld and Whoopi Goldberg have in common?

Not much before the scourge that is political correctness swarmed western culture.

Seinfeld’s famous 2015 rant against that …
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Media Ignore Onion’s Double Blast of Hate
1 year ago

Media Ignore Onion’s Double Blast of Hate

There are increasingly few topics in our society where we can come together and say, “that’s just plain wrong.”

Attacks on free speech used to be one such arena. Today? …
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Your Essential Comedy Rule Book [Woke Edition]
1 year ago

Your Essential Comedy Rule Book [Woke Edition]

Comedy was hard. Now, it’s darn near impossible.

The rules governing what’s acceptable in stand-up routines and beyond have never been more complicated. Tell the wrong joke and you might …
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16 Comedy Scenes Guaranteed to Make You Howl
1 year ago

16 Comedy Scenes Guaranteed to Make You Howl

By  •  Lists

There’s nothing quite like a belly laugh.

Not a chuckle, mind you. Or even a guffaw. We’re talking milk through your nose funny. Minutes later, you feel like Jillian Michaels …
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Why Stoner Classic ‘Up in Smoke’ (Still) Offends Us
2 years ago

Why Stoner Classic ‘Up in Smoke’ (Still) Offends Us

By  •  Reviews, Movies

“Up in Smoke’ remains, to this day, a comedy classic. I can tell because I have received a big check every year for 30 years.”

– Cheech Marin, …
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How Carrot Top Keeps Ahead of the PC Police
2 years ago

How Carrot Top Keeps Ahead of the PC Police

Carrot Top has been one of the most distinctive comedy performers for the past 30 years.

He’s a nonstop bundle of energy as he tears through trunkloads of props en …
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HiT ‘cast No. 62 – Boris Khaykin (We the Internet)
2 years ago

HiT ‘cast No. 62 – Boris Khaykin (We the Internet)

Late Night TV is now Anti-Trump TV. Stand-up specials can’t help but torch the Reality Show Star in Chief.

Need a break? Try We the Internet TV. The Web-based sketch …
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‘Dead People Suck’ Finds Healing Power in Laughter
2 years ago

‘Dead People Suck’ Finds Healing Power in Laughter

There are normally five stages of grief: denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance.

Laurie Kilmartin firmly believes in a sixth: laughter.

A standup comedy star and longtime writer for TBS’s …
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Why Tom Clark Isn’t Afraid of Cruel Comedy Crowds
2 years ago

Why Tom Clark Isn’t Afraid of Cruel Comedy Crowds

Tom Clark learned to overcome tough crowds during a 20-year stand-up career including appearances on Conan,” “The Late Late Show,” and “Premium Blend.” 

While the Milwaukee native always managed to make his classmates laugh …
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Why RiotLA Isn’t Like Any Other Comedy Fest
3 years ago

Why RiotLA Isn’t Like Any Other Comedy Fest

Los Angeles may be the showbiz capital of the world, but it never had a comedy festival of its own until a former Chicagoan made it happen.

Abbey Londer’s bold …
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