A Hot Week in Comedy
-The outgoing head writer for the Onion News Network walked us through her five favorite videos that they ever made.
-We looked at Charlie Kaufman’s episodes of Get a Life and Ned and Stacey.
-We checked out the British TV special that helped spawn Monty Python.
-We looked at Ben Stiller’s very short time on SNL.
-We rounded up some clips of Steve Carell before he was famous.
-We compared our lives to Rupert Pupkin’s.
-We recounted our sweaty, drugged out time at the Bonnaroo comedy tent.
-We checked out the lost roles of Seth MacFarlane.
-Both Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels confirmed that Dumb and Dumber To was dead in the water. Adding insult to injury, the Entourage movie is set to start shooting in January.
–Bill Murray gave a speech when he was inducted into the South Atlantic League Hall of Fame, was very Bill Murray about it.
–We talked to Bunk’s Kurt Braunohler about hosting the world’s most absurd game show.
–We watched “Incognito,” a web series about entering the witness protection program.
–We talked to Gary Gulman about his new standup album and being from Boston.
-We watched Woody Allen: A Documentary.
-We read Marmaduke, determined that he is a dick.
And as usual, here are your Top Five Web Videos of the Week:
Vacation Sex – Funny or Die
New YOLO Slang Terms – CollegeHumor
Ted & Gracie: The Haircut
Kids Teach Anti-Drug Mascot About Bath Salts – Jest
New Woody Allen Trailer – Funny or Die