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Wednesday, November 19 2008

The Modern Wit by Shelley Klein

Combining blurts from celebrities with well-crafted words from comedians just because they make us laugh is rather like comparing rollercoasters with root canals because they both make us scream.


Thursday, March 6 2008

Comedy at the Edge by Richard Zoglin

Zoglin frames stand-up comedians who achieved artistic maturity during the ‘70s as the “forgotten heroes” of the cultural revolution that rocked the country from Vietnam until the Reagan era.


Thursday, December 13 2007

Diaries 1969-1979: The Python Years by Michael Palin

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


Monday, October 1 2007

George Carlin says he’s not angry - just disillusioned


Wednesday, September 19 2007

Italian lawmakers aren’t laughing at comic’s petition drive


Friday, June 8 2007

Richard Lewis is anything but unhappy


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