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Sweet Tweets: Our Favorite 2014 Downtown Abbey S4 Tweets

Sweet Tweets: Our Favorite 2014 Downtown Abbey S4 Tweets

With Patton Oswalt live tweeting the premiere of Downtown Abbey Season 4 on PBS yesterday it took all my muscle not to just list all his quips. However, we must be as strong as Lady Mary and give due diligence to all those brave funny people who tweeted their hearts out. Happy New Year! I […]

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Video Licks: ‘Countdown’ to 2014 with Dead Kevin

Video Licks: ‘Countdown’ to 2014 with Dead Kevin

Balls will be dropping, champagne will be spilling and guns will be blasting but the new year celebrations would just not be complete with out a sketch from Dead Kevin (Ahmed Bharoocha, Ryan O’Flanagan, Jack Robichaud). Happy New Year, everyone! Stay safe, laugh it up and eat some cake for me. Mentions: More Dead Kevin […]

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Video Licks: Premiere of the Harvard Sailing Team Couch Series

Video Licks: Premiere of the Harvard Sailing Team Couch Series

Time to button that polo and press those dockers the because Harvard Sailing Team Couch has launched at Above Average. The Harvard Sailing Team would like you to know that they are not affiliated with Harvard University or its sailing program however they are one fabulously funny sketch group. Their Couch series were performed before […]

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Icing: Some Fresh Words For New Comics from Allen Strickland Williams

Icing: Some Fresh Words For New Comics from Allen Strickland Williams

Tomorrow marks the first day of the new year. And you know what that means? Open mics in Los Angeles are going to be inundated with newcomers who have made their 2014 resolutions to start stand-up comedy. I wish them nothing but the best of the luck. In the spirit of being welcoming to these […]

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Quick Dish: Loud Village Presents 50 First Jokes Jan 5

Quick Dish: Loud Village Presents 50 First Jokes Jan 5

The Loud Village folks Jeremy Burke and John F. O’Donnell will be bringing you some serious ring in the new year fare with the annual 50 First Jokes show at LA’s Downtown Independent. If you are unfamiliar with the concept of the show please allow me to explain. Basically 50 comedians get up on stage […]

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Quick Dish: See The Hot Tub One-Year-In-LA Anniversary Show Jan 6

Quick Dish: See The Hot Tub One-Year-In-LA Anniversary Show Jan 6

Hey kids, what better way to begin 2014 than with some hardcore laughs. Lucky for you, Hot Tub Show with Kurt (Braunohler) and Kristen (Schaal) will be celebrating one year in sunny Los Angeles January 6th at the Virgil. Tickets go on sale New Year’s Day! And even though there is no lineup posted yet […]

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Quick Dish: I Predict a RIOT

Quick Dish: I Predict a RIOT

It has a been a long wait but LA will soon be starting 2014 off with some hearty laughter at the RIOTLA comedy festival. Downtown Los Angeles will be filled with best and brightest in the comedy field January 9-12. In fact the lineups are so fantastic it will be an arduous task choosing which […]

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Tasty News: Do you have your Adult Swim Santana Tracker Loaded?

Tasty News: Do you have your Adult Swim Santana Tracker Loaded?

Hey kids, is HE on YOUR radar this holiday season? Santa? No. Carlos Santana! Check out Adult Swim to see if you can spot the immortal celeb with the help of NORAD’s Santana Tracker. Just remember, relevance fuels celebrity spirit, kids. Mentions: Feature Image by AshokaJegroo [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

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Sweets Tweets: Fortune Feimster

Sweets Tweets: Fortune Feimster

I'm at the Walmart in my hometown where the dress code this holiday season is apparently camouflage. — Fortune Feimster (@fortunefunny) December 24, 2013

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Video Licks: It’s a Christmas Eve miracle!

Video Licks: It’s a Christmas Eve miracle!

Yep, who knew something so fabulous could come from something just a tiny bit sordid. Behold Steve Kardynal ‘s Chatroulette version of Mariah Carey’s holiday classic All I Want For Christmas Is You. That song is now so much more palatable. Mentions: Check out his Wrecking Ball video as well!