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4.17.19

Jason Kenney’s United Conservatives Win Alberta Election

After a bitter campaign that saw several UCP candidates step down, Kenney outran the scandals of his newly-merged party.

8.2.17

Yes, Rob Huebel Still Listens to Van Halen

Also, he once stalked Oliver North's secretary. Really.

4.3.17

Comedy Central Is Getting Its Own Late-Night Trump Talk Show

Impersonator Anthony Atamanuik will host 'The President Show' as Donald Trump with help from Peter Grosz as Vice President Mike Pence.

9.9.16

Paul Rust Took a Dump Onstage and I Was There to See It

The co-creator and star of the Judd Apatow–produced Netflix series Love really went there.

10.13.15

The 2015 Andy Kaufman Award Proves the Spirit of Andy Kaufman Is Alive and Well

The 2015 Andy Kaufman Awards featured a monologue from 'Independence Day,' a girl who "gets really reasonable when she's drunk," and a weird sex god named the Grand Inquisitor.

7.10.15

'Three Busy Debras' Is a Play About Psychopaths with an Interest in Incest and Brunch

The irreverent, possibly genius show features necrophilia, the Holocaust, 9/11, Kony 2012, kidnapping, pedophilia, suicide, mariticide, masturbation, infidelity committed with ghosts, and all things Debra.

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7.9.14

That Time Comedian Craig Robinson Offered Us MDMA, Weed, and an Afro Pick in a Grocery Store Basement

We were at New York's Upright Citizens Brigade when comedian and actor Craig Robinson turned a late night comedy show into a legendary dance party no attendee will ever forget.

5.29.14

Two Guys Have Made a Sketch Comedy Show about Billy Joel

A Billy Joel-themed comedy? That hasn't happened for the longest time. Woah-oh-oh, for the longest time.

7.21.13

Philadelphia Is The Worst City To Perform Comedy

As a stand-up, as a storyteller, as an improviser, I’ve done thousands of shows. After I tell people I do hundreds of shows a year, they often ask, “What’s the worst show you’ve ever done?” And I always tell them, “It’s debatable, but I guarantee you...

6.29.13

Encounters with Cops in New York City

My routine was smashed when a cop car careened over the curb, onto the sidewalk, and straight at me. The car screeched to a halt and turned a spotlight on me. I threw my back against the front window of the El Sitio Cuban restaurant and instinctively...