• Maria Bamford, Melinda Hill’s Funny Or Die series The Program features Jerry Minor, Oscar Nunez and more as Debtors Anonymous members (Videos)

    Maria Bamford is leading a new kind of 12-Step program in her new Funny or Die webseries The Program. In the first episode, Bamford’s character Peace introduces us to her Debtors Anonymous group filled with compulsive debtors from varied walks of life– a former sex worker (co-creator Melinda Hill), a delusional paranoid dude (Oscar Nunez) and more. Sure it’s true the United States is a nation deeply in debt, with

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    The Laughspin Interview with Melinda Hill, aka the Sad Secrets of Melinda Hill

    So, how does one go about bombing on America’s Got Talent, anyway? In case you were dying to know, there is indeed a set formula to be applied, which, if executed properly, will result in a killer comedy single chronicling the experience, a widely-read Huffington Post essay, and general acclaim from storytelling enthusiasts the world over. Here to count down the AGT flame-out checklist is Melinda Hill, a wonderfully prolific

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    Behind the scenes of America’s Got Talent from a comedian who bombed (Video)

    To say comedy — especially stand-up comedy — is a rough, mostly thankless business, would be a severe understatement. Any comedian, even the hugely popular ones, will tell you they’ve experienced many more embarrassing failures than they have had unmitigated successes. Great comedians are able to harness those awful experiences and perhaps create better comedy. Such is the case with Melinda Hill, who, during last season of America’s Got Talent

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    Web series “You’re Thinking of Someone Else” features rotating cast of comedians (Video)

    Online dating can be difficult, am I right? No, seriously. Am I? I have no clue. Thankfully, I found my fucking soulmate and shit years ago at the same time I created my first online dating profile. And then I bailed on the one date I set up. But from an outsider looking in, it seems like an excellent idea. But what if you set up a bunch of dates

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