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Video: Joe List Performs Stand-Up on ‘Conan’

posted by Oscar January 12, 2016

Joe List is the latest stand-up comedian to do a set onĀ Conan. The was pretty damn funny thanks to jokes about his weird relationship and the odd conversations they have, including her knack of not paying him any compliments, his crappy gossiping skills, and the reason why he keeps a picture of her as his screensaver.

Check it out above.

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Video: Steve Rannazzisi – “Ordering A Pizza” (Animation)

posted by Oscar November 11, 2013

You may best recognize Steve Rannazzisi as Kevin MacArthur on The League, but he’s actually also a stand-up comedian, and a damn good one at that. In the clip you see above, Rannazzisi tells the story of how he found his new drug dealer after moving to LA. The “humanimation” on this helps recreate that story and really adds to the bit as a whole.

Catch the stand-up special, Steve Rannazzisi: Manchild, on Saturday, November 16 when it premieres at 12am/11c on Comedy Central.

See the clip above.

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Recap: Just For Laughs Chicago at Stage 773 (6/15)

posted by Oscar June 16, 2013

Just For Laughs Chicago_ jflFor our last night covering the best Comedy Festival around, we picked what would turn out to arguably be the best collection of comedy shows within the festival at Stage 773. On the bill for us were Dancing Around the Shit Fire with Kyle Kinane, Double Threat: Kumail Nanjiani & Friend, and The Super Serious Show and all comedians that night sure made good on what had them draw such crowds to begin with.

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Recap: Just For Laughs Chicago at Stage 773 (6/13)

posted by Oscar June 14, 2013

Just For Laughs Chicago_ jflLast night we went out to Stage 773 again to check out some more hilarious shows and it turned out to be a great night of comedy once more. On our list of acts to see were standup and podcaster (The Champs) Moshe Kasher, Set List: Stand-Up Without A Net, and The Combo curated by Team Coco and not one of those disappointed. Continue Reading

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Comedy Central Boston Invasion 2.O: The Half Hour

posted by Oscar February 4, 2013

Comedy Central has put together an excellent list of veterans and up-and-comers to tape their half hour specials for the second season of the network’s show, The Half Hour. Every night, from February 26 to March 1, the live audience will be treated to two comedians per show for an hour of stand-up. Some of the comedians you lucky folks in Boston will receive at The Royale include Jonah Ray (Nerdist Podcast), Erik Griffin (Montez on Workaholics) and Dan St. Germain (John Oliver’s NY Standup Show).

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Adam Cayton-Holland Stand-Up on Conan

posted by Oscar January 30, 2013

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Comedian Adam Cayton-Holland took his stand-up set to late night, performing on Conan.

Jokes comparing fast food and cancer slogans, education and the quirks of southern people make for a hilarious 5-minute set. See the clip above.