• Jimmy Kimmel to open Las Vegas comedy club; will let ‘audience decide’ who is welcome

    ABC late night host Jimmy Kimmel is set to open his own comedy club on the Las Vegas Strip. The club is the product of a partnership with Caesars Entertainment Corporation, which approached Kimmel a year ago about the project. The 300-seat, 2-story venue will be sited directly across the street from Caesars Palace. Kimmel has also been toying with the idea of linking the club with his eponymous ABC

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    Jay Leno headlining gun group’s annual Shot Show, National Shooting Sports Foundation boasts $1,250 ticket packages

    Jay Leno will headline the National Shooting Sports Foundation’s annual Shot Show State of the Industry dinner, for which ticket packages run up to $1,250; individual tickets are $115-$135. The stand-up gig goes down Tuesday, Jan. 20 at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas, where the yearly annual Shot Show – the Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show – brings together 65,000 industry professionals from all 50 states and 100

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    Bon Qui Qui aka Anjelah Johnson sings ‘This is How We Do It’ for Benefit Cosmetics

    Comedian Anjelah Johnson’s mega popular character Bon Qui Qui has returned to the music scene– and in a big way, dropping this just released video of Montell Jordan’s hit “This is How We Do It” for Benefit Cosmetics. Partnering up with TAO and The Venetian in Vegas, the video features Bon Qui Qui strutting and singing alongside half-naked buff dudes and rolling very deep. The video also features well known

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    Whitney Cummings, Lisa Lampanelli, Joy Behar, 11 more headlining Las Vegas comedy series ‘Lipshtick’ at Venetian

    Whitney Cummings, Lisa Lampanelli, Susie Essman, Joy Behar and 10 other stellar comedians will be part of The Venetian Las Vegas’ new all-female comedy series Lipshtick. Get it— because “shtick” is sort of a synonym for comedy and because girls LOVE lipstick? You may be asking yourself, why not just book these amazing comedians without creating an issue out of the fact none of them have dicks? Well, luckily John

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    Andrew ‘Dice’ Clay kicks off Las Vegas residency with dedication ceremony

    The legendary and dare we say, the better-than-ever, Andrew ‘Dice’ Clay will kick off a three-month residency in Las Vegas beginning March 14 at the club Vinyl at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. To celebrate the start of his “Indestructible” stand-up shows, there will be a memorabilia case dedication at the Hard Rock on March 12 at 2 pm. Among the items included will be his famous leather jackets

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    Comedy kibbles and bits: morning links about funny shit

    Good morning, comedy news wanters. You may have noticed that from time to time, I’ve been collecting some links and throwing them at you some mornings. Why am I doing this, you might be asking. Well, sometimes we, at Punchline Magazine, need to get you comedy-related info that doesn’t quite deserve a full post on our oft-updated daily news blog (the section you’re reading right now). That’s where these things

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