This Week In Comedy: Notes from the ‘Party Down’ Reunion and an Oscar Edition of ‘Between Two Ferns’
-Highlights from last weekend’s San Francisco Sketchfest include interesting tidbits from the Party Down reunion as well as a look at The State’s revival of Sex a.k.a. Weiners and Boobs.
-We showed you the 82 best comedies currently streaming on Netflix.
-We dug deep into David Letterman’s self-loathing.
–Chelsea Peretti and Andre Braugher have both been cast in Mike Schur and Dan Goor’s cop pilot starring Andy Samberg.
-We showed you the cool stuff Brody Stevens, Gillian Jacobs, and Steve Agee are making with Vine.
-More than just Skyfall: At a live show in 2011, Paul F. Tompkins and Maya Rudolph covered Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros’ “Home.”
-We took a look at drought humor, and revisited UPN’s horrible Civil War-set comedy The Secret Diary of Desmond Pfeiffer, Charles Rocket’s short-lived SNL career, and the lost roles of Rick Moranis.
-We recommend the week’s best podcasts.
And here are your Top Five Web Comedy Videos of the Week:
Terrible Babysitters – Episode 1
Kyle Mooney – “love is”
Eliot’s Sketchpad – “Gay Dogs” (Above Average Network)
The Kids Table – “How Single Guys Spend Valentine’s Day”
Dead Kevin – “Prank Call”