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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 […]

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#COMEDYFEST Day Three: Comedy Directors Panel & “Reno911:MIAMI” Viewing Party

#COMEDYFEST Day Three: Comedy Directors Panel & “Reno911:MIAMI” Viewing Party

Comedy Central #ComedyFest hump day was jammed pack with comedic entertainment. The day started off with a panel of hilarious comedy directors getting their tweets on. “The Comedy Directors of Comedy” panel delivered pearls of wisdom from directors Lance Bangs (Jackass, Let America Laugh), Jordan Vogt Roberts (Kings of Summer, Mashup), Rob Schrab (Mindy Project, Workaholics), […]

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#COMEDYFEST Day Two: Microbloggers, Vines and Newsies Pt. 3

#COMEDYFEST Day Two: Microbloggers, Vines and Newsies Pt. 3

I really wish a Rebel Mouse page peppered with a constant stream of news brought to you by anchor comedians was a daily occurrence on Comedy Central. I present my fist to the sky. Well, at least it was a reality for one brief half hour this week at the “What’s Newsing” Twitter panelist’s cyber […]

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#COMEDYFEST Day Two: Microbloggers, Vines, and Newsies Pt. 2

#COMEDYFEST Day Two: Microbloggers, Vines, and Newsies Pt. 2

You are probably familiar with the work of comedian Steve Agee from programs like The Sarah Silverman Program, Bob’s Burgers and 2 Broke Girls. However, did you also know he’s a master at the visual social media art of Vine? Well #ComedyFest’s “Vine Dining with Steven Agee” proved to be one serious Vine party that […]