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‘Under The Skin’ marks a turn in Brand’s career


December 4, 2017

Russell Brand, known for his raunchy comedy and as the subject of Katy Perry’s revenge songs, has quietly turned his life around. In his new podcast, “Under The Skin,” Episode 32 dives into the issue of stigmatized mental...

Louis C.K. accusations perpetuate streamlined power abuse in Hollywood


November 13, 2017

The New York Times released a report last Thursday, Nov. 9 that held the testimonies of five different women accusing comedian Louis C.K. of performing acts of sexual misconduct against them. Later that day, the premiere of C....

Oddball Comedy Festival brings laughs, tears, truth

Caley Berg

October 23, 2015

On Saturday night, stars Amy Schumer and Aziz Ansari killed the mic at Oddball Comedy Festival.Oddball, presented by Funny or Die, is hosted annually at the Austin 360 Amphitheater.The other talented comedians who performed at ...

Comic sensibilities of Craig Ferguson translate well to live act


February 23, 2014

What do Dracula, Bill Clinton and an unnamed German boy with a high-pitched voice have in common? They all happen to be personalities that late night talk show host and stand-up comedian Craig Ferguson impersonates every nig...

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