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Comedy: Shane Mauss Stand-Up on ‘Conan’

3 May

Comedian Shane Mauss went on Conan to do a 5-minute set and it was hilarious. Mauss talks about why he loves Mexican immigration (which makes him alright with us), why homophobes should be more upset with lesbians, and what he thinks about the government having anything to do with what he does in his bedroom.

Check out his set above.

 

Comedy: First Talent Announcement for TBS Just For Laughs 2013

24 Apr

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 We’re glad to announce some of the main acts coming out to Chicago for the TBS Just For Laughs 2013 comedy festival! The Lineup for America’s Biggest Comedy Festival Includes:

Bill Maher (Politically Incorrect, Real Time w/Bill Maher, Religulous)

Seth Meyers (SNL’s Weekend Update and 2011 Correspondents Dinner)

Bob Newhar  (The Bob Newhart Show and Newhart)

David Cross (Arrested Development and Mr. Show)

Nick Swardson (Reno 911, Malibu’s Most Wanted, …Chuck & Larry)

John Hodgman (The Daily Show w/ Jon Stewart)

Artie Lange (MADtv, The Artie Lang Show, The Howard Stern Show)

Hannibal Buress (Stand-Up comedian, writer on 30 Rock)

Al Madrigal (The Daily Show w/ Jon Stewart)

Maria Bamford (Comedian of Comedy)

Dylan Moran (Yeah,Yeah)

Anjelah Johnson (MADtv)

*Plus the stars of TBS’s Sullivan & Son, truTV’s Impractical Jokers And IFC’s The Whitest Kids U’ Know, with more surprises TBA soon.

Hit the jump to read the full Press Release and read some info on the shows these comedians will bring to the festival and the locations where these will take place. Continue reading

Comedy: Nate Bargatze Does Stand-Up on ‘CONAN’

9 Apr

Comedian Nate Bargatze got to go on Conan to do a stand-up set in which he discusses the confusion of growing up with a dad that’s a clown because it’s hard seeing a guy yell at you with that makeup on, how he dabbles in comedy and the toughness of fast-food workers.

Bonnaroo 2013 Comedy Lineup Announced

28 Mar

Whereas SXSW is more than just a music festival with its Films and Interactive (tech) events, Bonnaroo also features comedy events. The Manchester, TN festival can boast about a pretty sweet comedy lineup this year. Some of the bigger names include Daniel Tosh, Bob Saget, David Cross, Maria Bamford, and Ed Helms.

Some of those on this year’s lineup are listed below but in the video above you can see David Cross announce the comedians who will join him this year down in Tennessee. Continue reading

Comedy: Gary Gulman Does Stand-Up on ‘Letterman’

28 Mar

Stand-up comedian, Gary Gulman took to Late Show with David Letterman to do a set in which he talks about the movie Rocky, why it makes sense Greece went bankrupt, and how those damn French people (sorry French followers of POD) mess with us by way of yogurt. Check it out above.

(Photo: Comedy Central)

Video: Jerry Seinfeld Stand-Up set on Late Show with David Letterman

15 Feb

Legendary comedian paid David Letterman a visit and performed a stand-up set at Late Show.

Seinfeld hasn’t lost a step and gave a brilliant performance full of new things to complain about. See it above.

Comedy Central Boston Invasion 2.O: The Half Hour

4 Feb

Comedy Central has put together an excellent list of veterans and up-and-comers to tape their half hour specials for the second season of the network’s show, The Half Hour. Every night, from February 26 to March 1, the live audience will be treated to two comedians per show for an hour of stand-up. Some of the comedians you lucky folks in Boston will receive at The Royale include Jonah Ray (Nerdist Podcast), Erik Griffin (Montez on Workaholics) and Dan St. Germain (John Oliver’s NY Standup Show).

See the full list of comedians, dates and ticket info after the jump. Continue reading

Adam Cayton-Holland Stand-Up on Conan

30 Jan

Comedian Adam Cayton-Holland took his stand-up set to late night, performing on Conan.

Jokes comparing fast food and cancer slogans, education and the quirks of southern people make for a hilarious 5-minute set. See the clip above.

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Baron Vaughn’s Stand-Up set on Conan

16 Jan

Comedian Baron Vaughn hit the performers stage at Conan for a set. Bits about cereal and the overwhelming powers of elderly black women make for a great set.

Check it out above.

Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain (Trailer)

9 Jan

Kevin Hart’s new comedy special, Let Me Explain, will hit theaters later this year on July 3rd.  Check out the trailer for the new special up above.