• Stephen Colbert kept audience in the dark about election results (Videos)

    If you watched the special live editions of The Daily Show and The Colbert Report last night, you already know that both Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert revealed that Barack Obama won reelection to their studio audiences. Stewart told his audience about the win roughly five minutes after MSNBC and CNN called the election, as the Daily Show was in the midst of a recorded field piece starring correspondent Samantha

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    Jim Norton, Morgan Murphy, more to roast Oscars on newly launched TweetRoast

    For years, Twitter has been an excellent platform for professional and amateur comedians alike to make their quips seen in 140 characters or less. The concept of live-Tweeting an event, especially, has become an esoteric art form. To prove it, you need to look no further than the deluge of hilarious comedian-generated Tweets from last night’s Republican Presidential debate in Arizona, which aired live on CNN. And come this Sunday,

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    Rosie O’Donnell and Jim Breuer duke it out on Sirius XM

    Rosie O’Donnell and Jim Breuer recently had an intense guessing game competition at the Sirius XM studios. But they weren’t alone. Rosie and friend Jeanne-Weenie vs. Jim Breuer and fellow comedian Pete Correale duked it out, while satellite radio host and comedian Pete Dominick played moderator. The competition? A high stakes game of strategy and wit. One partner had a secret word that they would give a one word clue

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    Comedy Matters with Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock and more

    TRIBUTE TO MARJORIE GURIAN This column will be kind of a double column due to the sudden passing of my beloved Mom, Marjorie Gurian, right at the time my last column was due. It just kind of rocked me, and brought home the concept that all we have is today. [caption id=”attachment_4784″ align=”aligncenter” width=”350″ caption=”Marjorie Gurian and her son, me. on her 81st birthday. I took her to see Jewtopia.

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    Punchline Magazine celebrates anniversary with Lewis Black, Janeane Garofalo, DL Hughley, more

    All Photos by Kevin Duffy. On Oct. 13, we celebrated Punchline Magazine’s four years online as the go-to place for all things stand-up comedy. We did this by producing an amazing show with some of our favorite comics: By the end of the night, host Pete Dominick welcomed Robert Hawkins, Ted Alexandro, Christian Finnegan, Todd Barry, D.L. Hughley, Janeane Garofalo and Lewis Black to the stage at Comix in New

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    Video fun: Highlights from the Punchline Magazine anniversary show

    When we were at Comix in New York hosting Punchline Magazine’s third anniversary show Oct. 7, our friends at RooftopComedy.com where there as well. And luckily, the talented David Warren of Comix was in the video booth catching every moment. Check out some of the highlights edited by the folks at Rooftop below. Tom Papa Christian Finnegan Pete Dominick Laurie Kilmartin Judy Gold Robert Kelly

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    Photo fun: The Punchline Magazine 3rd anniversary show

    PHOTOS by KEVIN DUFFY, Kevin Duffy Photography Two nights ago, Punchline Magazine celebrated its 3rd anniversary with an amazing show at Comix in New York. Some of the country’s biggest and best comedians came together onstage to perform in support of the magazine; Greg Giraldo, Tom Papa, Judy Gold, Christian Finnegan, Robert Kelly, Laurie Kilmartin, Pete Dominick and Ray Ellin were all there. For most of our readers not in

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    Pete Dominick: Comedy's utility player

    He spends his days at Sirius radio, his nights at The Colbert Report and New York City’s comedy clubs and his weekends headlining across the nation or opening for the legendary Artie Lange. For comedian Pete Dominick, there’s no rest for the funny. Photos By Kevin Duffy Pete Dominick has a big head– literally. It’s ok. He jokes about it onstage, which, some analysts would posit, is a comic’s way

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