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Paul F. Tompkins

  1. happy birthday
    Enjoy This Supercut of Ted Danson’s Good Place Reassuring Arm PatsHappy Birthday, Mr. Architect!
  2. wonderful things
    Let Some Joy Into Your Life With These Paul F. Tompkins JinglesThey’re simply the best.
  3. The First Recorded Episode of ‘The Dead Authors Podcast’ Offers a […]Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. The Dead Authors Podcast ended its […]
  4. ‘Comedy Bang Bang’s “Best of 2017” Is Another Worthy Entry into an […]Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. For pretty much any other podcast, […]
  5. the great bits
    The Great Bits: Paul F. Tompkins’s “Peanut Brittle”The writing in “Peanut Brittle” is as surprising as the subject matter.
  6. Christmas Invades Halloween in an Instant-Classic Episode of ‘With Special […]Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. Lauren Lapkus and Paul F. Tompkins’ […]
  7. tap dancing news
    Chance the Rapper Gives Paul F. Tompkins the Okay to Start Taking Tap DanceFrancis and the Lights cosigns.
  8. way way too soon
    At Least Some of Hollywood Is Really Pissed About Sean Spicer’s Emmys Cameo“Has the aura of a giant festering abscess. Strange, since he was so charismatic at the (elevated) podium.”
  9. The Aleister Crowley Episode of ‘The Dead Authors Podcast’ Is Devilishly […]Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. Live podcasts can be a tricky beast, […]
  10. Please Allow Paul F. Tompkins to Teach You How to Tie a Bow TieIt’s an indisputable fact that Paul F. Tompkins is a classy, distinguished man with impeccable style and a lifelong love for bow ties, so […]
  11. The Last ‘With Special Guest Lauren Lapkus’ for a While Is One for the Ages The exquisitely silly “Generations” episode of With Special Guest Lauren Lapkus was released on November 11th, 2016, and, to this day, is the […]
  12. Paul F. Tompkins Doesn’t Treat His Friends Like Objects (and Neither Do We)Senior Splitsider correspondent Jon Bander sat down with Paul F. Tompkins recently to discuss season 2 of his Seeso Original Series Bajillion […]
  13. Paul F. Tompkins and Stephen Colbert Talk the VP Debate on ‘The Late Show’Here’s a clip from last night’s live episode of The Late Show, where Stephen Colbert chats with Paul F. Tompkins about the VP debate and what […]
  14. How Gillian Jacobs Helped Turn the Late Garry Marshall Into an Unlikely […] Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. If Garry Marshall’s career began […]
  15. tribute
    Paul F. Tompkins: Impersonating Garry Marshall Felt Like Spending Time With Him The comedian on what drove him to impersonate the director for almost a decade.
  16. last night on late night
    The Late Show Looks Back on NYC’s Foam PartiesHappy Made-up New York City History Month!
  17. Paul F. Tompkins Plays ’70s NYC Nightclub Owner Claudio Luca on ‘The Late […]Last night on Late Show, Stephen Colbert debuted a brand new segment called “New York Tales,” and the first legendary NYC era he covered was […]
  18. Paul F. Tompkins Is a Hilariously Otherworldly Ted Cruz in Earwolf’s New […] Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. Republicans have seemingly never […]
  19. The Incredible Chemistry of ‘Comedy Bang Bang’ For fans of podcasts, since 2009 Scott Aukerman’s Comedy Bang Bang has been at the center of the auditory comedy universe. And while there […]
  20. Paul F. Tompkins Plays Famous Buzzkill Edgar Allan Poe on Dan Harmon’s […]Here’s the latest episode of Dan Harmon’s History channel series Great Minds where, despite Harmon’s hopes for a full series order from the […]
  21. Paul F. Tompkins Says ‘No, You Shut Up!’ Has Been Canceled by Fusion Fusion’s No, You Shut Up! hosted by Paul F. Tompkins has reached its end. Tompkins revealed on Tumblr today that the network has decided to […]
  22. Seeso Is Sponsoring the Best SXSW Comedy Events This Weekend In partnership with Seeso. You get it. If you’re at SXSW this year, you’re probably feeling overwhelmed by the sheer number of live […]
  23. Celebrating Ten Years with ‘Superego’It was with heavy hearts that we received the following email from the gentlemen of Superego: “Superego has a new episode coming out the […]
  24. Scott Aukerman Announces a ‘Comedy Bang! Bang!’ Tour with Lauren Lapkus, […]Scott Aukerman is going on tour with some Comedy Bang! Bang! pals. Aukerman revealed today that he’s taking Comedy Bang! Bang! on the road for […]
  25. comics talk to comics
    Ben Schwartz Talks to Paul F. Tompkins“To me, the making each other laugh is the by-product of it. But the main thing is, how can this get sillier and funnier?” 
  26. In the Iceberg Slim Episode of ‘The Dead Authors Podcast,’ Pimping Is Kind […] Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. Of all the distinguished men of […]
  27. Watch a Season 4 Promo for ‘No, You Shut Up!’ Starring Paul F. TompkinsPaul F. Tompkins and his puppet panelists return to Fusion next month for another round of No, You Shut Up! episodes, and today the network […]
  28. good rapping
    Listen to Amy Poehler Freestyle About ButterShe also covers Paula Deen, Comerica Bank, and how hard it is to eat healthy in America.
  29. Watch Jon Hamm and Maya Rudolph Perform a SketchHe plays her son, obviously.
  30. covers
    Watch Paul F. Tompkins Cover Adele’s ‘Skyfall’Of course there are dancers.
  31. Watch Paul F. Tompkins Sing ‘Skyfall’ with a Full Band Here’s Paul F. Tompkins singing Adele’s theme from the James Bond movie Skyfall with a full band backing him up. It’s a spectacular […]
  32. year in culture 2012
    The Top Ten Stand-up Specials of 2012Tig Notaro, John Mulaney, Patrice O’Neal, and more.
  33. modern family
    Watch Paul F. Tompkins Interview Ty Burrell“I’m kind of a dilettante.” —Ty Burrell
  34. sitcoms
    See a Comprehensive Chart Detailing the Hardest-Working Actors in SitcomsIs there a show you love that hasn’t featured Megan Mullally? Nope. No, there is not.
  35. video
    Watch Casey Abrams’s Dramatic Breakdown After the American Idol SaveIs this what it looks like when someone’s stomach implodes?
  36. tv
    Paul F. Tompkins and Tom Scharpling Get Their Own ShowRecapping TV shows for Vulture: always a stepping stone to greatness.
  37. overnights
    Paul F. Tompkins Recaps American Idol’s Solo NightI was relieved to see that the contestants are going back to singing individually, even though I knew I would not like most of their singing.
  38. overnights
    Paul F. Tompkins Recaps American Idol’s Group NightWhy are they really doing this, I wonder? Is ‘American Idol’ broke, and they’re subcontracting sleep-deprivation studies?
  39. american idol
    Meet Vulture’s New American Idol Recapper: Paul F. TompkinsWe gave him a questionnaire to have him prove his recapping credentials.
  40. A Fairly Comprehensive Guide to Comedy PodcastsUPDATE: Come check out the newer, much-expanded version of this guide: A Seriously Comprehensive Guide to Comedy Podcasts. It’s this guide, […]
  41. music
    See Paul F. Tompkins in Ted Leo’s Funny New Video, ‘Bottled in Cork’The band is headed to Bro-oadwaaay!
  42. chat room
    Dapper Comic Paul F. Tompkins Keeps His Wardrobe ‘Just This Side of Cedric the Entertainer’He dresses the way show-biz folks should, damn it!
  43. comedy
    Comedy Feud: Paul F. Tompkins Versus Improv EverywherePopular comedian to popular spontaneous public improv troupe: “Leave people alone.”
  44. lengthy hiatuses
    Exclusive: VH1 Shelves Best Week Ever, Possibly PermanentlyThe popular show’s future is in jeopardy.
  45. quote machine
    Will Ferrell Heeds Jeremy Piven’s AdvicePlus: Gus Van Sant reveals his true ambitions.
  46. vulture picture palace
    ‘Splinter’ Director Toby Wilkins Goes Kidney ShoppingSee Wilkins’s creepily hilarious 2006 short ‘Kidney Thieves,’ starring Ethan Embry, Paget Brewster, and Paul F. Tompkins.
  47. last night's gig
    Aimee Mann’s Christmas Show Corrals Hanukkah Fairy, Other StarsThe show also included visits from Ben Lee, a self-proclaimed Australian Jew who sang a song that asked “What Would Jay-Z Do?”
  48. quote machine
    Mary Louise Parker Astonished by Marijuana’s Overwhelming PopularityBill Maher on George Bush, Gene Simmons on monogamy, and Rainn Wilson has 99 problems, none of which include Jenna Fischer.