Splitsider

Friday, August 10th, 2012

A Podcasty Week in Comedy

-We launched the Splitsider Podcast Network!

-Chris Gethard wrote about how liberating it is to fail.

-Humorist David Rakoff died, and we remembered him by watching this video of him being a jerk to Dave Hill.

-Arrested Development started shooting again! And we got some pictures from the set!

-In somewhat similar news, it looks like the Wet Hot American Summer prequel is set to start filming in January.

-We rounded up 23 web comedy videos about sex that are actually, you know, funny.

-A wonderful short documentary on Mitch Hedberg's writing process was put online.

-We talked to Neal Brennan about Chappelle's Show, standup, podcasts, and a bunch of other stuff.

-We talked to Martin Starr about NTSF: SD: SUV, the Party Down movie, and a bunch of other stuff.

-We watched the first appearance of David Letterman on Conan O'Brien's couch.

-We wondered if new NBC sitcom Go On is just too damned sad.

-We talked about the alternate personas of stand-up comedians.

-We looked at The Lost Projects of Chuck Lorre.

-We went to the NYC stop of the Comedy Bang! Bang! tour.

-We checked out Denny Dillon's contributions to SNL.

-We watched After Hours, a rare comedy that's not afraid that someone might think it's gay.

And, as usual, here are your Top Five Web Videos of the Week:

Paulilu Mixtape: Illiterate Lit Agent

Jest: Bane vs. Cable Guys

Scraps: Garfield Def Comedy Jam

I'm Too Fragile For This: "Standards"

Chin Dildo, starring H. Jon Benjamin