Tagged: comedy

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theater: “Without You, I’m Nothing”

Yeah, I don’t buy that for a second. Justin sent me a message on Saturday to let me know he’d snagged me a ticket to see Sandra Bernhard. Sorta for my birthday, sorta because he knew I’d want to see...

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tv: They never really get our accent right!

I just watched some short previews of ‘Little Britain USA,’ premiering on HBO later this month. It reminded me of the recent A/V Club article (list) of American adaptations of British television shows. Some examples, for better or worse: The...

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This might be my Joss Whedon Tipping Point

I have never truly been a fan of anything Joss Whedon put out, mostly because I just never got started on things, and by the time everyone was having their fanboygasms about the shows, they were well into their arcs...

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10 points in Presence

When I used to play the RPG Vampire the Masquerade in both tabletop and LARP forms, there was a vampiric ability called Presence. It allowed the user to influence the emotions and actions of others. In terms of social networking,...

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Life needs an “Un-Send” button

During one of our daily chats, I told Michael about the site Not Always Right with some hilarious anecdotes from employees dealing with some absolutely nutty customers who really push the boundaries of its namesake phrase. He responded with the...

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Mm-hm, I went there

And it was hilarious! Circumstances let me snag an unused ticket from Michael to see Margaret Cho last night. He’d originally mentioned it to me when he bought them and honestly, I’m not all that big a Cho fan, however...

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…and give us both £5

Once again, I ain’t bov’vered by the WGA strike because I’m finding some pretty cool stuff to watch. Of course it’s all from the BBC which, if I had my druthers, I’d find a way to get a direct feed...

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Is it a Family without the Guy?

Fox is producing fresh episodes of its animated comedy “Family Guy” without the participation of its striking creator Seth MacFarlane, who does many of the main voices, sources said. — Reuters: “Family” feud afoot for Fox cartoon The article mentions...

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(And So Can You!)

I’m trying to be sold on this, really, but it’s just kinda ok. I think maybe his character is starting to wear on me a bit. Still, he’s a very good book narrator, so it is working on that level....