A Podcasty Week in Comedy
-Chris Gethard wrote about how liberating it is to fail.
-In somewhat similar news, it looks like the Wet Hot American Summer prequel is set to start filming in January.
–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 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