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Crowd Work Part 1

When I was seventeen or eighteen, I had dropped out of high school and was working nights as a telemarketer for the New York Theater Workshop. 475 more words

Blog

All Former Cast Members Reunite for SNL 40

“Never once did I think I would be performing with veteran SNL comedic geniuses like Charles Manson, Neil Diamond, Val Kilmer, and Harrison Ford all in one show. 703 more words

Television

DailyDish: Goodbye, Jon Stewart! Hello, late-night TV diversity?

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Jon Stewart is leaving The Daily Show, which makes us sad. But, you know what makes us happy?

Thinking that maybe now, late-night TV will use his departure as an opportunity to inject some diversity into its all-white, all-male demographic. 46 more words

Celebrities

DreamCast: NBC's "The Wiz" Live

In the hours since NBC announced they would venture into its third (perhaps fourth) entree of live televised musical theater entertainment with ‘The Wiz’, social media and fans of the 1978 motion picture (based on the 1975 Geoffrey Holder directed musical) agreed the magic to making this a success is in casting a dynamic ensemble.   1,043 more words

Audra McDonald

My Super Ex-Girlfriend

I’m trying to imagine the brainstorming session for this movie. Let’s be progressive and have a female superhero; we’ll call her G-Girl (Go, Girl? Great Girl? 553 more words

Western Movie Reviews

Episode 9 - New Year's Special Part 2 - New Year's Resolutions, South Florida Comedy, & Wanda Sykes

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Chuck and Ethan discuss their New Year’s Resolutions, their trip to Sidelines Sports Bar, and the rebirth of stand-up comedy in South Florida.   53 more words