Comedians Vs. Hecklers: Laughspin’s six favorite takedowns

I think it’s safe to say that all most comedians ever want to do is tell jokes and make people laugh. But all too often, some wise-ass decides that he or she wants to get involved and steal the spotlight. We call these miserable low lives that needed more hugs growing up hecklers. And when a heckler decides to act up and interrupt the show, many a comedian decide to

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Doug Benson, George Lopez, Dana Gould take part in “Tweet The Joke”

Doug Benson

Aside from being an outlet for inane and narcissistic status updates, Twitter is a first-class outlet for stand-up comedians, whether they’re making punchy jokes or interacting with their fans. Our friends at the Improv have somewhat recently launched “Tweet The Joke,” takes that quality one step further, and adds the possibility of free stuff for everyone. Here’s how it works: a comedian — this

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Lexus enlists Tracy Morgan, Andy Samberg, more to promote living green, new hybrid car

This summer, three comedians (and one singer) in four cities will moderate environmental debates in Lexus’s newest promotion, “The Darker Side of Green.” After the success of the initial debate that Sarah Silverman moderated, Lexus decided to continue with the series. Basically, the idea is that one environmentalist and one global warming skeptic go head to head in a debate. Mostly, though, the comedians make funny comments, like when Sarah

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Jamie Kennedy fights back; critics be warned

There’s a long list of professional Jamie Kennedy haters; no one knows this more than the comedian himself. But now, Kennedy has a voice to strike back in the form of his to-be- released documentary Heckler. Throughout his 20-year career, a lot of negative things have been said about comedian Jamie Kennedy and his work. One needs only go back to last year’s reviews of his flick Kickin’ it Old

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