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Tasty News: Feral Audio gets it on with James Urbaniak

Tasty News: Feral Audio gets it on with James Urbaniak

Podcast network Feral Audio has announced that the “Getting on with James Urbaniak” podcast has joined the ranks of their podcast kingdom. You may be familiar with Urbaniak’s vocal contributions to Adult Swim’s “The Venture Brothers” as well as his roles in “American Splendor”, “Henry Fool” and “Sex and the City”. The podcast offers a […]

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Tasty News: Buh Bye, Bill Hader

Tasty News: Buh Bye, Bill Hader

With the not so shocking news that Bill Hader will only be a cast member of Saturday Night Live just one more episode, I thought it fitting to take a look back at the memorable characters Hader has brought to life over the last eight years. 1. “Secret Word” game show host, Lyle Round 2. […]

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Tasty News: Kristen Wiig on SNL this weekend

Tasty News: Kristen Wiig on SNL this weekend

DO DO DO NOT NOT NOT miss Kirsten Wiig hosting Saturday Night Live this weekend. You just know she’s stealing the whole show whether we like it or not. Of course we’ll like it! Check out this teaser: Mentions: Photo credit – By Paul Hudson (Kristen Wiig) [CC-BY-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

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Tasty News: The Half Hour with Eric Griffin & Joe DeRosa

Tasty News: The Half Hour with Eric Griffin & Joe DeRosa

Start programming those DVRs, peeps, because another night of Comedy Central’s “The Half Hour” specials is upon us. Last week we were treated to the standup skills of Dan Soder and Nikki Glaser. This week Eric Griffin and Joe DeRosa each fill a half hour with their special brand of mirth. You might recognize Eric […]

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Tasty News: Banana, Anyone?

Tasty News: Banana, Anyone?

It appears The Bluth’s Original Frozen Banana stand will be hitting the streets in anticipation of Arrested Development‘s fourth season premiere. Jolly Old London will be site of the first leg of the tour this Wednesday. Netflix plans to tour the stand around the city before its headed off to the U.S. To find out […]

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Tasty News: Bike-In with “The Dude”

Tasty News: Bike-In with “The Dude”

Hey Dudes and Dudettes, The Millennium Hollywood development project is having a Bike-In Movie night at 7:30pm with a screening of the cult classic film The Big Lebowski. I don’t recommend having a white Russian before you bike in but a picnic atmosphere is being encouraged. The film will be shown in the parking lot […]

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#COMEDYFEST Day Five Finale: Road Warriors

#COMEDYFEST Day Five Finale: Road Warriors

My favorite panel on the final day of Comedy Central’s #ComedyFest covered the wild stories of touring comedians Brendon Walsh, Tommy Johnagin, Matt Braunger, Hannibal Buress, Eugene Mirman and Julian McCullough. Here are just some of their hysterical anecdotes and trials: One time on the road I disarmed a drunk prostitute and then got her […]

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#COMEDYFEST Day Four: Roast Me with Jeff Ross

#COMEDYFEST Day Four: Roast Me with Jeff Ross

Now this is an idea that could have some serious legs! Supreme Roastmaster himself, Jeffrey Ross, roasts the Twitter profiles of America. Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, just think what Jeffrey could do! Comedy Central might need to expand upon concept of “The Burn”. All I know is #ComedyFest proved an enticing Twitter pilot. Enjoy some of […]

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#COMEDYFEST Day Four: “Encino Man” LiveTweet

#COMEDYFEST Day Four: “Encino Man” LiveTweet

One of the standout comedy flicks of the early 90s was Encino Man starring Brendan Fraser (Link), Pauly Shore (Stoney) and Sean Astin (Dave). Who could forget lines like “If you’re edged ’cause I’m wheezin all your grindage, just chill.” or “I’m not a geek, I’m a unique weasel!” or “Wheeze the juice!” Comedy Central […]

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#COMEDYFEST Day Three: Bicoastal Battle, Pawn Shop ‘Review,’ & Warcraft

#COMEDYFEST Day Three: Bicoastal Battle, Pawn Shop ‘Review,’ & Warcraft

My, Oh My was this day jam packed with grins! We got a sneak preview of the upcoming Comedy Central “The Half Hour” special with comedians Dan Soder and Nikki Glaser. To answer the definitive question “Which coast is funnier?” comedians from both coasts were live tweeting the event. Representing the East Coast, Dan Soder […]