World famous Comic Strip gets the book treatment in ‘Make ‘Em Laugh’

If you consider yourself a comedy nerd in any capacity, next time you visit New York City, you’ll need to drop by the legendary Comic Strip Live, which sits proudly on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. It’s where a seemingly countless number of iconic comedians got their start: Chris Rock, Eddie Murphy, Ray Romano, Jon Stewart, Louis C.K., Sarah Silverman, Dave Attell and Jerry Seinfeld are but a few names. The

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Artie Lange talks rehab, radio, getting back to comedy and more! (Video)

Comedy Juice, run by LA comic Mark Serittella, is now a regular show at Gotham, every Tuesday night at 10 P.M. I heard that my buddy Artie Lange was going to come in to do a guest spot so I packed up my video equipment and ran down in hopes of catching up with him. I hadn’t seen him since before he went to rehab, and he was very open

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Our friends at have a habit of uploading some pretty hilarious content from some of our favorite comedians. But it’s extra special fun when they feature the work of one of our own. Punchline Magazine writer Jeffrey Gurian — he does a lot more than write, as you’ll see — has his animated video “Man With Infant’s Head Sues For Discrimination” featured on the site this week. And, well,

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Column: ‘Comedy Matters’ w/ Patrice O’Neal, Paul Provenza, more

COMICS FLOCK TO MONTREAL Like the salmon that spawn upstream, and the swallows that mysteriously return to Capistrano, each July the comedy industry flocks en masse to Montreal for the biggest comedy festival in the world, Just For Laughs. Going strong in its 26th year, the shows, galas, and guest hosts were amazing! Lou Wallach and Aileen Budow, top Exec’s at Comedy Central on the “step and repeat.” And it

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