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Video Licks: Learn to Make Comedy on Instagram in This MASTERCLASS

Video Licks: Learn to Make Comedy on Instagram in This MASTERCLASS

As Twitter quickly becomes a ghost town, you laugh artists must exercise your abilities on the platform known as Instagram. So what are the steps to making that instantly likable comedy? Watch as “master comedians” James Coker and Marshall Stratton point you in the right direction with EIGHT handy tips, including production value, simplicity and […]

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Video Licks: When Saying ‘I DO’ Is Harder Than It Seems

Video Licks: When Saying ‘I DO’ Is Harder Than It Seems

So what’s a fall wedding like in Los Angeles? Well, right this moment the weather is surprisingly pleasant (all that devastating wind), but I wouldn’t breathe in too deeply (all that horrible fire). If you do plan to get hitched to that person in the fancy attire next to you this season I would suggest […]

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Video Licks Exclusive: Take a Look at This Awesome Music Video from APOLOGIES FROM MEN: The Album

Video Licks Exclusive: Take a Look at This Awesome Music Video from APOLOGIES FROM MEN: The Album

As we celebrate Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day, it’s time to bring attention to another woman’s achievements, creativity, and voice. Comedian, composer, filmmaker Lauren Maul is the female behind Apologies From Men: The Album. Maul has set those mostly awful, apologizing words of the males (Louis CK, Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey, Matt Lauer, […]

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Video Licks: Pete Holmes and Matt McCarthy Explore the Afterlife on The Pete Holmes Show

Video Licks: Pete Holmes and Matt McCarthy Explore the Afterlife on The Pete Holmes Show

The video-making team that is Pete Holmes and Matt McCarthy never fail to put a big, goofy smile on my face. Watch Pete and Matt as they explore the afterlife in “I Knew It!” on The Pete Holmes Show. Mentions: Watch TPHS weeknights Midnight/11C on TBS.

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Video Licks: Garfunkel & Oates are All Sports’d Out

Video Licks: Garfunkel & Oates are All Sports’d Out

I have a new anthem that I shall chant during the entire Football season thanks to the fabulously lyrical duo Garfunkel and Oates (Kate Micucci & Riki Lindhome). Their new video Sports Go Sports champions a different kind of sports enthusiast. Only these ladies could embed latin into a song and make it work. Go […]

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Video Licks: Ham Pals’ Happy Place

Video Licks: Ham Pals’ Happy Place

Puppets can sometimes come off as goofy when geared towards an adult audience. However, the Ham Pals have managed to use puppets quite effectively with hilarious results. This episode of the series “Happy Place” written by Grant Pardee features comedians Matt Ingebretson, Grant Pardee, Barbara Gray, and Eric Dadourian. You might also recognize the voices […]

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Video Licks: ONE NIGHT MAN — “The Cheatee”

Video Licks: ONE NIGHT MAN — “The Cheatee”

From the slightly disturbed and neurotic mind of comedian and Twitter phenom Will Weldon comes the second installment of the comedy short “One Night Man”. In the first episode we found David in bed awaiting the awkward altercation of a lifetime with the roommate. In this new short we find David once again waking up […]

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Video Licks: New “Idiot Fencing” with Winegar & Espositio

Video Licks: New “Idiot Fencing” with Winegar & Espositio

Just when you thought you’d never again see the art of fencing re-imagined by your favorite comedians,

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YouTube Comedy Week Finale

YouTube Comedy Week Finale

So the first YouTube Comedy Week came to a close this holiday weekend. The YouTube folks did a fabulous job of introducing a wide audience to video channels they may have never known about, as well as debuting young comedic talent. I will leave you with the highlights of Friday and Saturday’s events. FRIDAY 1. […]

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Video Licks: YouTube Comedy Week Monday Highlights

Video Licks: YouTube Comedy Week Monday Highlights

Variety is the spice of life and YouTube’s Comedy Week added all kinds of fun to ours with their Monday lineup. In addition to some hilarious videos dropped by Reggie Watts and Sarah Silverman, among others,the YouTube folks had their first International Stand-up night. The roster of comics for the evenings include host Rove McManus, […]