You know when you’re nervous about public speaking and your friends advise you to “imagine the audience in their underwear?” Well, that’s exactly what I did when I performed stand-up recently at one of the most fear-inducing shows I’ve ever done … except in this scenario there was no “imagining” and there was no “underwear.”… Read More »Read Article
I once thought about being a stand-up comedian, then I realized that brick walls don’t bring out my best features (hey-oh!). Then I realized I have a penchant for terrible jokes (see above). There was another problem: since stand-up comedy tends to happen in front of, you know, an audience, everyone gets to witness your… Read More »Read Article
What do the Muppets, Greg Behrendt (the guy who co-wrote the book ‘He’s Just Not That Into You’) and Bob Saget (haaaa) have in common? Well, the mightily acclaimed Montreal Just For Laughs Festival celebrates its 30th birthday this year, and these are three of over 100 fabulous acts expected at venues across the city from… Read More »Read Article
“When I first showed Joan the final cut, it was just the two of us in her apartment with American grilled cheeses set before us.” One of the most lasting-and least understood-figures in pop culture, Joan Rivers’ media persona is so expertly crafted that few have thought to delve below the surface. But when you… Read More »Read Article
Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work is out on DVD today! This is the only 75 year old broad who emulates getting ass fucked on stage.
You think Sarah Silverman is vulgar? Watch this grandma talk about her saggy vagina or why she loves back door penetration… and then get back to us. Shit. Joan Rivers is pretty funny. I think people in our generation kind of forget that she’s a comedy icon. We associate her with The Academy Awards, jabbing… Read More »Read Article
“When I first showed Joan the final cut, it was just the two of us in her apartment with American grilled cheeses set before us.” One of the most hilarious, lasting, and least understood figures in pop culture, Joan Rivers’ media persona is so expertly crafted that few have thought to delve below the surface.… Read More »Read Article