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    Gilbert Gottfried Live in Auburn
    Halligans of Auburn hosted Gilbert Gottfried Live last night, Saturday Oct. 18, 2014. There were two opening acts, but don't consider them a warm-up. There was no easing into the jokes, they dived right in, with experience. We appreciate that,...
  • Jamie Masada at The Laugh Factory
    Laugh Factory aims to bring world peace via Funniest Person in the World contest
    Cappy McGarr, producer of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor (which will air Oct. 23 on PBS) told the Associated Press that the reason Jay Leno won the prize is because of his contributions to national conversations via humor. “You know...
  • Brian Regan
    Brian Regan brings old and new laughs to Milwaukee
    Last night, Oct. 18, Comedian Brian Regan performed at The Riverside Theater in Milwaukee. Regan is referred to as the "comedian's comedian" and is currently the most-recurring comedian guest on "The Late Show with David...
  • Matt McClowry, a bit comfortable?
    Matt McClowry will make you laugh . . . even though he has Asperger's Syndrome
    There's no one quite like Matt McClowry. An awkward, gentle soul trapped in a hulking physique, Matt has been surprising audiences for nearly a decade, putting a sharp edge to universal topics like family, relationships and modern life. Born...
  • 'A Million Ways To Die In The West'
    DVD review: 'A Million Ways To Die In The West'
    While he is always going to be best known for 'Family Guy', Seth McFarlane has already successfully branched out into features with 'Ted'.His followup comes in the form of a rare bird, these days, the western comedy.Let's see...
  • 'Obvious Child'
    DVD review: 'Obvious Child'
    In what may become known as the first abortion romantic comedy, 'Obvious Child' earned itself a ton of attention before anyone actually saw it.Let's see it and arrive at an opinion that way instead of just reading about it.Donna (Jenny...
  • Bill Murray and Jaeden Lieberher star side by side in 'St. Vincent'
    Bill Murray far from angelic in ‘St. Vincent’
    Let’s thank the ones in power for casting Bill Murray as the crotchety, drunk, frustratingly cavalier neighbor in “St. Vincent.” He plays the part like its second nature, as if what we’re seeing is a documentary of who he...
  • Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
    Alexander's Horrible Day, your laughfest
    We all have bad days, but Alexander brings to his family one terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. It all begins the day before his twelfth birthday when his day starts with some chewing gum stuck is his hair. It then gets worse, much worse...
  • A parade of comedy marches into Chicagoland this fall
    A parade of comedy marches into Chicagoland this fall
    This Friday, Saturday Night Live and Northwestern University alumna Ana Gasteyer kicks off a season of comedy in Chicagoland—as well as homecoming weekend in Evanston—when she serves as grand marshal of the University’s 2014...
  • Comedy Vibes: Bringing laughter to Thursday nights
    Comedy Vibes: Bringing laughter to Thursday nights
    Thursdays are now one of the funniest days of the week. Comedy Vibes, LIVE comedy show is back and better than ever. Being held at Couture nightclub located on 1640 N Cahuenga Blvd in Hollywood, CA, this show brings the audience together with the...
  • 'Gone Doggy Gone' screens at San Diego Film Festival
    ‘Gone Doggy Gone’ pokes playful fun at L.A. dog culture
    There are people who love their dogs and then there are people who L-O-V-E their dogs in an obsessive, weird-you-out sort of way. “Gone Doggy Gone” is about dog owners of the crazier nature. The comedic film recently screened at the...
  • Gilbert Gottfried in front
    Gilbert Gottfried stands up for Auburn
    Gilbert Gottfried recently trended as the number two subject on Twitter for “Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast,” specifically for his interview with Weird Al Yankovic. His response was “Wow. I was just trending #2...
  • Brian Regan
    Comedian Brian Regan talks stand-up, clean image, and upcoming film
    Brian Regan is one of the most respected comedians of our time, gaining praise from fellow comedians such as Jerry Seinfeld and David Letterman. This Saturday, Oct. 18, Comedian Brian Regan will perform at Milwaukee's Riverside Theater at 8 p...
  • ‘The Simpsons’: Longest running sitcom and still going strong
    ‘The Simpsons’: Longest running sitcom and still going strong
    What originally began as a short film which really was a comic strip drawn by Matt Groening that was played between commercials on television! After a short time it soon became the world’s longest running sitcom ever to hit prime time. ...
  • The Durante-Moore Show
    Old-time radio, 8 June: Good night, Mr. and Mrs. Calabash, wherever you are . .
    Jimmy Durante experienced heartache enough in his otherwise charmed life. So much so that one of the great legends of his unusual career involved one of those heartaches.The Old Schnozzola in 1943 was a man at extremely loose ends. It was bad...