• Watch comedian Mike E. Winfield deal with sleeping audience member; what would you have done?

    There’s a number of ways in which a skilled comedian can handle a persistent heckler. Sometimes, it’s a matter of straight-up engagement; maybe ignoring said heckler shuts them down; perhaps a burly bouncer can help out. Dealing with hecklers is an art in itself. But how does a comedian deal with a sleeping audience member? That happens a lot less, and so there’s not a lot of history we can

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    Don’t heckle Aziz Ansari unless you want to be called a c*nt

    Old law of comedy: if you are a stand-up comic, you will be heckled. It happens to everyone at some point, no matter how good you are. Even if you’re someone as kickass at the craft as Louis C.K. Much of the time, those potentially uncomfortable moments can also be hilarious, as you can see in the clip below. Justice served, C.K. style (Although, to be fair, it is a

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    Laughspin interview: Catching up with Kyle Kinane

    Last year, comedian Kyle Kinane released one of the best albums of the year Death of the Party. And since then, he’s been quickly rising in the world of comedy, having made appearances on Conan, John Oliver’s New York Stand-Up Show and his own Comedy Central Presents. Now he’s on tour opening for one of the biggest comedians today, Daniel Tosh. I caught up with him on opening night of

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    Dave Chappelle upsets charity audience with “sh*tty show” (Video)

    UPDATE: 7:30 pm EST Dave Chappelle performed last night — this time, it was a 10-minute spot at Hard Rock Live (same venue) in Hollywood, FL and apologized for his “bad attitude” at Friday night’s show. For the full story, read the original account below. It seems Dave Chappelle, despite his god-like status in the world of stand-up comedy, is not immune to awkward shows. Last night, the comedian was

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