Articles tagged comedian

22 Aug 2011 // 9:00 PM

Tig Notaro: Good One

A nonstop laugh fest, Good One proves that Tig Notaro is one of the funniest comedians currently on the market.

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The Greatest Movie Trailer of All Time?

There are movie trailers, sure, and there are those clips that go just a little bit further, starting to become little bits of art in their own right.

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I Drink for a Reason by David Cross

What's unfortunate is that Cross' thoughtful, considered standup routines do not prepare you for the wildly uneven, remarkably slapdash effort that is this book, a hit-or-miss collection of jokes from someone whom we expect better.

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My Booky Wook by Russell Brand

Brand is witty, intelligent, and -- through all his debauchery and self-inflicted torment -- a remarkably likable chap, charismatic even through his writing.

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25 Aug 2003 // 12:00 AM

Comedian (2002)

Comedian presents stand-up comics as working stiffs.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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