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Dying is Easy. Comedy is Hard.

Andy Kaufman (1949-1984) was an entertainer known for elaborate pranks and hoaxes. He was so well known for this that when he died in 1984, rumors immediately started that he staged his death as a prank. 31 more words


Hey Everyone: Stop Trying To Make Sense Of The “Too Many Cooks” Video

The internet gave birth to its most recent child with the video “Too Many Cooks.” It originally aired on Adult Swim at a 4am time slot sandwiched in-between some infomercials. 883 more words

Andy Kaufman: The Truth, Finally

I’ve gotten my hands on Bob Zmuda’s newly released and controversial, “Andy Kaufman: The Truth, Finally.” It’s an interesting read so far but (I hate to say) not as good as “Andy Kaufman Revealed!” in which Zmuda brought us closer to the late comedy genius and in a much more honest and heartfelt style. 404 more words

Live Blog: Jim Carrey Hosts NBC's 'Saturday Night Live'

NBC’s Saturday Night Live is back after two weeks with Iggy Azalea as Musical Guest and Jim Carrey as Host. Although he missed the cold intro, Q.V. 516 more words

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Hollywood to Memphis: The Feud That Changed Wrestling

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Every year, the night before Wrestlemania, the WWE puts on a Hall of Fame induction ceremony. Every year, at least one if not more celebrities are inducted into a fictional “Celebrity wing” of the Hall. 900 more words

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John Williams Show (Rick Kogan Fills In) 10/20/14

It’s a jammed packed show today! First up, Michael Caplan, director of “Algren: The Movie” stops by to chat about his documentary about Nelson Algren, the acclaimed writer of Man with the Golden Arm and Walk on the Wild Side. 86 more words

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