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Video Licks: Check Out FOD’s Thanksgivukkah Movie Trailer

Video Licks: Check Out FOD’s Thanksgivukkah Movie Trailer

If you were not already aware, this year Thanksgiving and Hannukkah fall on the same day. Talk about killing two birds with one stone! Ok, maybe only one bird will be offed but you get the picture. The crazy cats over at Funny or Die are making sure the historic event does not go unnoticed […]

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Quick Dish: The Annual FREE Pre-Thanksgiving Meltdown Show Nov 27

Quick Dish: The Annual FREE Pre-Thanksgiving Meltdown Show Nov 27

Need to free up space in your belly for Thanksgiving fixings? Well, pump out the laughs at the Annual Pre-Thanksgiving Meltdown Show with Jonah and Kumail. The day before Thanksgiving, November 27, Meltdown will be accepting donations for Union Station Homeless Services in lieu of entrance fees. There will be Thanksgiving goodies including this wonderful […]

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Video Licks: Things get Cozy on Tubbin’ with Tash

Video Licks: Things get Cozy on Tubbin’ with Tash

Tig Notaro, Kumail Nanjiani, Ike Barinholtz, Tash and a Pig Bottom (aka Moshe Kasher) does a hot tub fill. On the latest episode of Tubbin’ with Tash Tig wears her most risque outfit yet, Kumail talks tattoos, and Pig Bottom tries to unload a Mindy Project script off on Ike; just another day in the […]

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Video Licks: Check Out Pete Holmes’ Interview with Bestie Kumail Nanjiani

Video Licks: Check Out Pete Holmes’ Interview with Bestie Kumail Nanjiani

We loved everything about the debut episode of The Pete Holmes Show. From the X-men parodies to the extreme overshares the new show was a MAJOR DELIGHT. The highlight of the premiere episode for little old moi had to be Pete’s interview with his longtime friend and fellow comedian Kumail Nanjiani (Portlandia, Franklin & Bash). […]

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Quick Dish: Snag Yourself Tix to The Meltdown’s Third Anniversary Halloween Blowout!

Quick Dish: Snag Yourself Tix to The Meltdown’s Third Anniversary Halloween Blowout!

We can’t believe it has been three years since the Meltdown Show first lighted up the Nerdmelt Theatre at Meltdown Comics. Kumail Nanjiani and Jonah Ray will be killing two birds with one stone putting on a stellar stand-up anniversary show while celebrating Halloween. The gang is encouraging audience members to dress up as their […]

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Quick Dish: Pick up a comic and watch some stand-up at “The Meltdown” show

Quick Dish: Pick up a comic and watch some stand-up at “The Meltdown” show

I’m not suggesting you hit on comedians but I AM implying you read comic books. Of course, I’m sure the comedians wouldn’t … never mind. This Wednesday Oct 9 The Meltdown show will be better than ever with a tantalizing line-up of your favorite stand-ups and some witty banter from your hosts Kumail Nanjiani and […]

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Quick Dish: FYF Comedy This Weekend!

Quick Dish: FYF Comedy This Weekend!

Hi comedy fans! You are in luck. This weekend the F Yeah! Festival aka FYF will be rocking the city hard at the LA State Historic Park. It will be the last time the event is held at this location for a while as the park will be undergoing renovations for awhile. Fortunately, the fest […]

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Tasty News: Twitter Makes a Grand #Skywire “Jest”ure

Tasty News: Twitter Makes a Grand #Skywire “Jest”ure

Nik Wallenda made a death-defying high wire act across the Grand Canyon this weekend and Twitter was there to document the event in the funniest way possible. Discovery Channel, how will you top THIS? And when he gets to the other side he meets the….DEVIOUS MAIDS!!!!!!!! #Skywire — billy eichner (@billyeichner) June 24, 2013 To […]

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Tasty News: “The Meltdown” Blows Up

Tasty News: “The Meltdown” Blows Up

“The Meltdown” comedy show has been a staple of the alt comedy scene for the past few years and not too long ago taped a pilot. Well folks, Comedy Central has picked up the series which will be called “The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail.” It will be execute produced by Ben Stiller and is […]

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Tasty News: Marc Maron is Bored

Tasty News: Marc Maron is Bored

We were entertained by a most hysterical and slightly bitter Twitter exchange between our favorite comedians this weekend. Turns out, even the most popular podcaster gets bored sometimes. Marc Maron cast a wide Twitter net and went a bit nuts with the digs: Hey. @brendonwalsh! I’m bored. You suck. — marc maron (@marcmaron) June 9, […]