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Reader: Movie review is off base

...newspaper. Chris Jenness, the author, is a self-proclaimed Obaminite, who should restrict his critiques to stand-up comedians because his movie review was a joke. He outright tells us he is "primed" to disagree with any Obama negativity, and that...
Bob Franken: Swamp party

...serfs. Altogether it is always a night of self-congratulation, which Obama captured when he introduced the night's other comedian, Joel McHale, from the NBC series "Community." "On 'Community,'" said the president, "Joel plays a preening, self-obsessed...
'Schmucks' leaves viewers' appetite unsated

...little odd on paper, though the end results were mostly right on the money. That, perhaps, explains why these two smart comedians took a chance on an American remake of a French farce, the erratic hit and miss mess that is "Dinner for Schmucks." I...
Kasilof is stop on world-record comedy tour

...timers document that each comedian performed for at least 15...hour prior to the show the comedians got to do some ice fishing...than two decades working as a comedian. However, his Denny-less...out of Seattle, all three comedians worked pot jokes in to their...
Why won't Jimmy Kimmel apologize some more?

Jimmy Kimmel used to be a professional comedian. His new job is apologizing.A few weeks ago, the host of...sported signs festooned with swastikas and pictures of the comedian with a Hitler mustache, accusing him of "manipulating children...
A zombie king and his minions

...His comedic heroes are Sam Kinison, Louis C.K. and Nick Swardson - all wildly successful and edgy observation based comedians. Doing a bit earlier this summer, La Plante had his dad out hunting for Ashton Kutcher who was reportedly at Hooligans in...
KPC Showcase offers something to laugh about

...big shows of musicians and comedians --not just musicians and comedians, but all kinds of campus entertainers...a whole bunch of different comedians.? Muro, the evening?s opener...He?s an Anchorage comedian and he does a whole lot of...
To see 'Bee' or not to see 'Bee'

...lament the supposed curse, but I think it has more to do with going to the well one time too many. Each of these talented comedians tried to follow "Seinfeld" with another sitcom, to no avail. And it's no wonder people saw them as their former characters...
Reeling It In: And the Oscar goes to ... Billy Crystal?

...he became synonymous with Oscars for quite a while. Later, they tried different types -- talk show hosts, actors, more comedians, even team-hosting. The most popular host of the modern era was, without a doubt, Billy Crystal, and his absence was...
Reader: Why does columnist feel need to tear down Palin?

...for Bill Maher to use any filthy word which enters his wee mind about women, after all, he is just a "comedian." There are comedians and then there was a few Bob Hopes. My mother tried to teach me not to hold judgement about others and to...


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