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Patrice O'neal

  1. documentaries
    Patrice O’Neal Documentary Headed to Comedy CentralBill Burr is behind the project as an executive producer.
  2. Patrice O’Neal’s Episode of ‘WTF’ Provided Great Insight Into His […] Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. When introducing the WTF Patrice […]
  3. Marbles in the Ass: A Brief Look Into the Hilarious History of The […] Trawling YouTube is a weekly look at one interesting story or oddity from YouTube. You ever go down a YouTube rabbit hole and suddenly you’ve […]
  4. oral history
    An Oral History of Patrice O’Neal’s ‘Elephant in the Room’The story behind one of Comedy Central’s most beloved specials of all time.
  5. The 20 Best Underrated Standup Specials You May Have MissedNow more than ever, it’s easy to miss a great standup special. Despite social media’s role as the new word-of-mouth, there are specials […]
  6. Patrice O’Neal Is Mother Theresa: The Fast-Track to Comedy SainthoodOn his album Mr. P, Patrice O’Neal asks an audience member his name, and the man responds “Tolu.” O’Neal is caught off guard and pauses, and […]
  7. Help Fund the Official Patrice O’Neal Documentary ‘Better Than You’There’s a new documentary in the works about beloved standup Patrice O’Neal, and the producers behind the project have launched an Indiegogo […]
  8. 11 Uniquely Brilliant Standup Specials of 2013As with most years, 2013 saw an overwhelming amount of excellent standup, far too much to ever catalogue. But the greatest specials of the year […]
  9. Humble Bundle Gets Into Comedy with Downloads from Louis C.K., Patrice […]Humble Bundle, the online company that “bundles” collections of video games, eBooks, and music for a pay-what-you-want download, has launched […]
  10. ‘Patrice O’Neal: Unreleased’ Is Available NowA new posthumous album from late, great standup Patrice O’Neal came out this week. Aptly titled, Unreleased, it’s a full-length album compiled […]
  11. Another Posthumous Patrice O’Neal Album Is Coming Out October 1stWe’re getting another album of new material from the late, great Patrice O’Neal. A full-length album called Unreleased will be available in […]
  12. Watching Patrice O’Neal Surprise His Audience - and Himself - in ‘Elephant […]Towards the end of his last television appearance before his death, the Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen, Patrice O’Neal does something […]
  13. year in culture 2012
    The Top Ten Stand-up Specials of 2012Tig Notaro, John Mulaney, Patrice O’Neal, and more.
  14. Fun Thing to Buy of the Day: ‘Patrice O’Neal - Better Than You’Yesterday, a new Patrice O’Neal EP was released. Entitled Better Than You, it consists of material that was recorded at the same time as, but […]
  15. Talking to Bill Burr About His New Special, His Alt-Room Statements, False […]Bill Burr would like to remind you that he is a comedian. It’s not that many, many people don’t know that — he’s the host of the very […]
  16. Patton Oswalt, Patrice O’Neal, Rob Riggle, and Johnny Knoxville Are […] Where’s Jim Carrey in African garb? J. Kidding, this is a different movie, apparently. Just to be clear, who’s the good guy and who’s the bad […]
  17. Looking Back at the Life and Untimely Death of Patrice O’Neal“When you question a lot, you are wrong a lot—so wrong—but he’d present the case like a champion,” says Keith Robinson, a comedian and former […]
  18. Patrice O’Neal’s Posthumous Album Mr. P Is Now AvailableThe late Patrice O’Neal’s final album, Mr. P, is officially out today. If you still need convincing as to whether or not you should grab it, […]
  19. Stand-Up Comedy Is Riskier Than it May SeemToo many stand-up comedians have passed away this year, from the more well-known Patrice O’Neal and Mike DeStefano to the LA comic Angelo […]
  20. Ten Funny People Who Passed Away in 2011“Let’s all drink to the death of a clown.” Another year, another group of people funnier than you or I who passed away. Death’s such a bitch, […]
  21. The 10 Biggest Comedy News Stories of 2011With the global economy crumbling, citizens taking to the streets to vent their frustrations through protest, and People magazine shockingly […]
  22. Louis C.K., Dane Cook and Chris Rock Remember Patrice O’NealPatrice O’Neal’s friends paid tribute to him over the weekend on Opie and Anthony along with guest host Jim Norton. You can listen to Louis […]
  23. A New Patrice O’Neal Album Will Be Released Next YearBSeen Media will release Patrice O’Neal’s new album posthumously on Feb. 7. It was recorded this past April, it’s called Mr. P, and it’s […]
  24. Comedy Central Will Air Patrice O’Neal’s Elephant in the Room Twice TonightTo celebrate Patrice O’Neal’s life, Comedy Central is airing Elephant in the Room twice tonight: a cleaned-up version at 8, and an uncensored […]
  25. Remembering Patrice O’NealIn just a few hours following Patrice O’Neal’s death, a flood of goodbyes and tributes has come from fellow comedians via Twitter. Most praised […]
  26. obits
    Comedian Patrice O’Neal Is DeadHe was 41.
  27. Stand-Up Comic Patrice O’Neal Has DiedThe great comic Patrice O’Neal, who suffered a stroke a few weeks ago, has passed away, Opie of Opie & Anthony (where O’Neal was a frequent […]
  28. Listen To This Patrice O’Neal Interview From 10/11Patrice O’Neal was interviewed on the podcast A Shot of Yager a few weeks before his recent stroke, talking about his frustrations with the […]
  29. sad things
    Comedian Patrice O’Neal’s Prognosis Unclear After Stroke“We don’t know how he’s going to be,” says his friend Jim Norton.
  30. Stand-Up Patrice O’Neal Suffers A StrokeOh jeezus. As reported on the Opie & Anthony show this morning, comic Patrice O’Neal suffered a stroke last Wednesday; not much information […]
  31. Jon Lovitz, Patrice O’Neal, and Amy Schumer Join the Dark Chaos of the […]Venerated comedy icons Mike Tyson and Steve-O will be joined on the Charlie Sheen Roast dais by Jon Lovitz, Patrice O’Neal, and Amy Schumer. […]
  32. whitey 101
    Stuff White People Like: The TV ShowWell, not officially.