Zhila Shariat

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#tbt Interview With Amy Schumer

This interview was originally posted on April 22, 2011. Let’s throw it back with Amy Schumer! You might recognize Amy Schumer from “Last Comic Standing,” “30 Rock,” her “Comedy Central Presents” special […]

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SO LOL: Astronaut Theatre Sketch Comedy

Take our advice and save the date every 3rd Saturday of the month because the Astronaut Theatre Sketch Comedy group is the funniest, most entertaining show you’re likely to see […]


Top Five Twitter Parody Accounts You Should Be Following

Part of the beauty of Twitter is how easy it is to create a fake account. We’ve seen accounts created even before an award show ends or a storm hits. […]


May’s Best Longreads

Everyone was talking about the Facebook IPO in May, so we had to include a longread profile on Mark Zuckerberg this month. We also were reading about frequent fliers, cow […]


What To Expect With Amir Talai

You may recognize him as the goofy Geek Squad kid in the Best Buy commercial or his role as Raza in Harold and Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay, but you’ll […]


SO Festival: The Great Googa Mooga

In case you needed an excuse to eat a cheeseburger, a slice of pizza, a plate of bacon, and a foie gras doughnut all in one place, then last weekend’s […]


A Chat With Comedian Ian Edwards

Ian Edwards has appeared on Late Night with Conan O’Brien, written for SNL, and is one of HBO’s Bad Boys of Comedy. You’ve also seen him punk Raven Simone, George […]


April’s Best Longreads

At the begininning of each month we will bring the previous month’s five best longreads. April was a great month to kick this off as it included everything from a […]


The Bearded, Hungry, Hilarious, Storytelling Genius That Is Kyle Kinane

He has one of our favorite beards in comedy and a style of storytelling that has landed him appearances on Conan, Comedy Central Presents, Judd Apatow’s Funny People, and helped make his […]

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SO NY: Kraftwerk Retrospective

Remember 7 weeks ago, when we were all staring at the electronic queue for Kraftwerk tickets and desperately refreshing only to find out an hour later that all 8 shows […]

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A Talk With Nick Wheeler Of The All-American Rejects

It’s hard to believe that the All-American Rejects have been around for 13 years, but not surprising at all given founding member and lead guitarist Nick Wheeler’s talent and drive. With over 10 million […]


Digital Circlism

Belgian artist Ben Heine used digital tools to create a series of celebrity portraits consisting of only flat circles on a black background, known as Digital Circlism. Each circle has […]


Morgan Evans Talks ‘The Untitled Webseries’

Web Series are all the buzz right now, which is a good thing because the buzz is good. Writers, comedians, and aspiring filmmakers are creating hilarious shorts that run together […]


SO Groove: LEZGO

[youtube width=”450″ height=”350″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WyXNrHTU7A4[/youtube] NPR named Justin Martin and Ardalan’s track “LEZGO” one of the “Five Deadliest Grooves of 2011,” and the coinciding music video deserves its own acclaim. Director Luc […]

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