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8 Jul 2008 // 9:58 AM

The Cloud Room, Ben Weaver, Windmill…

The Cloud Room Blue Monday (New Order cover) [MP3]       Blue Monday (New Order cover) [Video] Ben Weaver (both songs from

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6 Jul 2008 // 9:59 PM

Women: Women

Calgary's most impossible band to Google shows Canada got and understood the Velvet Underground.

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30 Jun 2008 // 2:57 AM

Tracy Morgan is not Tracy Jordan, the character he plays on NBC’s “30 Rock.” But the comedian does have a few things in common with

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Comic Lisa Lampanelli may have lost her big butt, but she’s still got her big mouth. “I’ve said now that I’ve lost

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13 Dec 2007 // 8:59 PM

Diaries 1969-1979: The Python Years by Michael Palin

No laughing matter: Comics' memoirs reveal seriously hard work, conflict behind success.

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Various: Think Global: Women of Africa

Anyone who has had more than a passing acquaintance with the African part of their music store's World section is going to find most of this familiar territory.

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1 Oct 2007 // 5:03 AM

For entertainer George Carlin, comedy is a secret weapon. “Laughter is a completely Zen moment. When a person laughs, they’re completely defenseless,” he explains

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15 Aug 2007 // 7:01 AM

Comedy boils over when Lewis Black hits the stage

Picture an angry bull or bulldog in an old cartoon: His hoofs/paws beat the ground, his nostrils flare and steam is coming out of

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17 Jul 2007 // 10:01 PM

Putumayo: Women of the World

Despite the different springs feeding into these women's inspirational homes, the album is successful at uniting these unique, accomplished musicians.

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Just try to keep up with Dennis Miller’s politically tinged comedy

For a shorthand description of Dennis Miller as a radio host, there’s this one: the Al Franken of the right. OK by you, Dennis? “

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27 Jun 2007 // 9:59 PM

Essential Classics - Romances

This set highlights the existential crisis about the validity and permanence of love, in a time when Americans were reminded of the absolute ephemeral nature of life and stripped of ideals by the War.

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15 Jun 2007 // 4:28 AM

Jane, June/July 2007, 155 pages, $3.99 What kind of women’s magazine skips out on dieting, forgets ab workouts, and leaves makeup by the side of the

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How America’s Most Renowned Improv Club Stays Second to None

Recently, Second City unveiled "Between Barack and a Hard Place" and then sat back stunned by what the gods of sketch comedy had wrought: rave reviews; talk about how the troupe is rediscovering its political edge; and box-office business like nothing the club had seen in some time.

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Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List

In the years since My Life on the D-List premiered, Griffin has moved up. She's selling out top venues and rubbing shoulders with Barbara Walters.

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8 Jun 2007 // 4:01 AM

Richard Lewis is anything but unhappy

Here’s how far Richard Lewis will go for a laugh, especially when his good buddy, “Seinfeld” and “Curb Your Enthusiasm” creator Larry David, is

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Feminists have long lamented the lack of women writers in newspaper opinion pages and on magazine staffs of influential magazines like The New Yorker and

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21 Apr 2007 // 5:00 PM

‘The O.C.‘s’ Adam Brody takes a shot at movie stardom

Kasdan: "I just don't know if anyone besides Adam and me wants to see movies like In the Land of Women."

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20 Apr 2007 // 2:00 AM

In the Land of Women (2007)

Ah, poor poor Carter. Will he emerge strengthened or diminished by his encounters in this faraway land?

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11 Apr 2007 // 7:30 AM

Lily Tomlin MIAMI—Lily Tomlin is equally at home performing on film as she is on television. She prefers the stage, where “it’s more

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22 Mar 2007 // 10:00 PM

Holiday (1938)

Boasting a script packed full of acerbic gems, Holiday also has a tremendous visual energy.

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'Epitaph' Dispels Hollywood Myths About the Gunfight at O.K. Corral

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"Doria Russell finds heroes in the errant in Epitaph, a novel that captures the realities of the famous gunfight at the O.K. Corral, and much more.

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