INDIEWATCH: Birbiglia Delivers Universally Likable Comedy In ‘My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend’

I’m pretty new to standup comedy. In recent years, I’ve fallen in love with Patton Oswalt, John Mulaney and, of course, Louis C.K., but one comedian I’ve always been keen to is Mike Birbiglia. He’s playing the Fargo Theatre on Friday, and to prep, I watched his latest special, “My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend.” I’m happy to…
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MONDAY MIX: Lemonhead

I’d never heard of Will Sasso and I’d never heard of Vine. I was recently introduced to both, and already, I’m a fan. Vine an an app, much like Instagram, but users area able to record and post mini-videos. This video by Will Sasso is a compilation of his Vine clips, and it’s sure to…
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Monday Mix: Coffee … Please

For this Monday’s mix, I’m going with a scene from FX’s TV show “Louie.” It stars comedian, writer Louis C.K., and it’s hilarious! Season 2 will air on Thursday, June 23. The thing I like about Louie’s comedy is he writes his own material and he makes it a point to always create new comedy:…
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Actor Galifianakis’ Webby Honors Well-deserved

Zach Galifianakis, of the upcoming movie “The Hangover 2,” is leading the Webby Awards with his “60 minutes”-esque Web series, “Between Two Ferns.” It’s featured on FunnyOrDie.com, which is headed by SNL writing alum Adam McKay (writer/director of “Anchorman” and “Talladega Nights”). The Webbys celebrate Internet achievement and are presented by the International Academy of…
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Monday Mix: Don Draper On 30 Rock

For those of us who suffer from a case of the Mondays, I’m starting a series of Monday posts that feature a clip that might brighten your day. Here’s a clip from 30 ROCK , season 4. If any of you are familiar with Jon Hamm from AMC’s MAD MEN, you’ll really appreciate this because…
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