1. I Tried To Watch Cosby’s ‘Himself’ Objectively, and Failed“What are you doing watching this pervert?” my roommate asks me, gesturing toward the Bill Cosby special, Himself, playing on the TV. […]
  2. Can a Mid-Sized City’s Thriving Comedy Scene Survive the LA Exodus?Grawlix’s Adam Cayton-Holland (Photo by Ryan Brackin) If you’re a mid-level comic with a few credits under your belt, at some point you’ve […]
  3. The New Airplane Food: Why This Denver Comedy Journalist Is Sick of Pot […]“So, yeah, Colorado, way to legalize it! Do we have any pot smokers here tonight? … Alright.” With some variation, this has been the […]
  4. Should All Standup Comics Write Their Own Jokes?I was thirteen when I first saw a comic glance at his notes on stage, and I remember wondering why I was surprised to see this. Did you think […]
  5. How the Legal Marijuana Industry Is Helping Grow Denver’s Comedy SceneComedians like Doug Benson and Stephen Colbert have been getting a lot of joke-mileage out of Colorado’s legalization of marijuana last […]
  6. Rik Mayall of ‘The Young Ones’ and ‘Drop Dead Fred’ Is Dead at 56Beloved pioneer of British alt comedy, Rik Mayall, has died today at the age of 56. Known primarily for his role as Rick the anarchist poet on […]
  7. Why Does Every ‘Conservative ‘Daily Show’’ Fail?Few would disagree that we’re in living in a golden age of political comedy – or at least that politics are more important to comedy today […]
  8. Sarah Silverman’s ‘We Are Miracles’: A Proudly Filthy Comic at the Top of […]While fans of her 2005 special, Jesus Is Magic, will not be disappointed with the material in Sarah Silverman’s highly anticipated new release, […]
  9. Anthony Jeselnik, Louis CK, and the Shifting Definition of ‘Offensive’ […]Just as the news broke on Monday that sociopathic dreamboat Anthony Jeselnik’s Comedy Central show The Jeselnik Offensive was canceled (to no […]