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Archive for February, 2013

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Artist John Sabraw

Artist John Sabraw really gets us excited. His enthusiasm and true love of art is contagious, his knowledge is vast. The guy was just born an artist, nothing was going […]

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Five Favs

Welcome to my Five Favs. This is my personal list of things I’m currently digging hard on. Like, so hard it’s bleeding. I’m sure you all know the feeling. You […]



What Turned You On? Travis Caine Seitz, Zohra Atash & Jasmine Golestaneh

In this series we ask musicians about the one album that changed their life, the album that turned that slow burn of curiosity into an uncontrollable fire, the album that […]

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Between Two Ferns: Oscar Edition

The Twitter-Tumblr-Blog world might actually explode today. Zach Galifianakis’s brilliantly surreal Funny or Die talk show Between Two Ferns has returned from a long hiatus with a jam-packed episode. If you’re […]

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Matt And Kim Documentary Style

It is so sweet to finally see the adrenaline-packed indie rock duo, Matt and Kim, finally getting the recognition they deserve. I’ve been hearing their tunes blasted on local radio […]

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Everything You Need To Know That Happened In Comedy: January

So much comedy news to kickoff 2013 and here I was ready to put my money down for 2013 making up for 2012 not bringing about the apocalypse. Well, no […]

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Comedy Bang! Bang! To Return? This Deserves An Extra Bang!

After making host Scott Aukerman sweat for a few months over the possibility of a second season of his surreal talk show Comedy Bang! Bang!, IFC has announced that it will […]

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CommuniCon Is Upon Us!

CommuniCon is here! CommuniCon is here! The first ever convention for “Community” fans is upon us. The event has been planned to coincide with the Feb 7 airing of Season […]

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Must Follow Person Of The Week: David Koechner

David Koechner has been on our comedy radar for years. If you’re not familiar with one of our favorite comedians, then shame on you! To get familiar  just check out […]

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Maria Bamford’s ‘The Special Special Special’ Is SO Intimate & SO Wonderful

Back in November we told you how excited we were about Maria Bamford’s The Special Special Special where Maria would be performing stand up in the living room in front […]

What Turned You On? Casey Gibson, Jason Rueger & Vito Aiuto

In this series we ask musicians about the one album that changed their life, the album that turned that slow burn of curiosity into an uncontrollable fire, the album that […]

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Five Favs

Welcome to my Five Favs. This is my personal list of things I’m currently digging hard on. Like, so hard it’s bleeding. I’m sure you all know the feeling. You […]

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WTF, IFC?

The podcast takeover of television is moving ahead on schedule if, uh, quite slowly. After Comedy Bang Bang! was re-tooled as a brilliant, surreal talk show on the Independent Film […]

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T.J. Miller Getting His 100K On Like A Baller

So he finally did it. “Mash Up” creator and loveable comedian T.J. Miller surpassed his 100k follower goal. And as a token of his gratitude T.J. has been promising that […]