Bill Burr Bill Burr

When Bill Burr went to battle against the city of Philadelphia

It was 2006 when Bill Burr and many of the regular comedians of The Opie & Anthony Show were on The Traveling Virus Comedy Tour, hitting large venues around the nation. Things went South when the tour came to the Philadelphia area (technically The Tweeter Center across the river in Camden). From the jump, the […]

Bill hicks Bill Hicks

A brief look at the online fandom of Bill Hicks

When it comes to stand-up comedy, there are few comedians admired more than Bill Hicks. While he wasn’t a fully idolized comedian when he was alive, in death Hicks has taken on an almost mythological stance amongst those that love him. The subjects he tackled were universal and (unfortunately) still ring as true today as […]

Manifesto Features

A look at the time comedians were oddly name-dropped in a killer’s manifesto

There is a terrific podcast hosted by three comedians Ben Kissel, Marcus Parks, and Henry Zebrowski called The Last Podcast on The Left. Each week, the hosts break down everything in the horror genre, from true crime, to unsolved mysteries, conspiracy theories, and even the occult. On a recent episode they discuss Manifestos left by […]

Saturday Night Live Sketches 41 Lists

The 14 best sketches from season 41 of “Saturday Night Live”

This weekend put wrap on Season 41 of Saturday Night Live. After a major anniversary, we got ourselves a cast that went through some major overhaul and finally began to gel on many fronts. Lorne Michaels made no major cast shakeups during the off season, promoting Beck Bennett, Colin Jost, Kyle Mooney, and Sasheer Zamata […]

Ghostbusters Video

A second trailer for “Ghostbusters” has arrived

A few weeks back the first trailer for Paul Feig’s reboot of the Ghostbusters was released to mixed reviews. Parts of it felt like a modern update on the same story we all know and love with an all female cast and better special effects. But at the same time many people, including Melissa McCarthy […]

10 Moments Lists

Turning Points: a look at 10 career-defining moments for 10 comedians

As you build a career or pass through life, chances are there are a few moments that you could point to that got you to where you are today. Maybe it was a asking someone on a date, taking a certain job, deciding to move to a different city, or what college to attend. Everyone […]