January 17, 2018

New York Comedians Detail The Surprising Pitfalls of Covering Trump

You already know comedians who do Trump jokes hate political correctness, but they also don’t want to hear “clapter,” hate liberal infighting, and find “pat on […]
June 27, 2017

Rich Vos’ Birthday Roast Could Be the Event of the Season! Here’s What You Missed

The Village Underground was awash in a sea of comedians and industry last night for the 60th birthday roast of the guy everyone loves to roast […]
August 22, 2016

One of the Best Comedies of the Year Ends After Season Two

The news came in today that season two of The Jim Gaffigan Show will be the series’ last season.  Like with many breakups, Jim Gaffigan announced on social […]
July 20, 2016

Leslie Jones Quits Twitter, Tens of Thousands Hashtag #LoveForLeslieJ

  Yesterday, after reading that comedian and actress Leslie Jones had received a slew of hateful racist tweets, tens of thousands of social media users took to […]
February 29, 2016

Big Jay Oakerson Tapes His Special, Bill Burr Holds Court at The Stand, Dave Attell at Comedy Juice and More

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week Jeffrey covered the scene at Gotham Comedy Club, The Stand, The Comedy Cellar, and Webster Hall.
February 29, 2016

Comedians React To Chris Rock’s Oscar Monologue

Last night while the world was watching the 88th Annual Academy Awards, we had our eye on what comedians thought of the ceremony and Chris Rock's monologue in particular.
February 23, 2016

Big Jay Oakerson’s ‘What’s Your F@%king?!’ Deal Has a Trailer and It Looks Amazing

We've been excitedly following the progress of Big Jay Oakerson's new Seeso Series "What's Your Fucking Deal" since the first time we heard of it. When the show taped in Greenwich Village's "Village Underground" we were there, we premiered the first clip a few weeks ago, and now there's a full and freaking fantastic trailer to check out.
April 20, 2015

Andrew Dice Clay News and More From Loni Love, Paul Virzi and The Equal Pay Benefit

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week, Jeffrey reports from Comedy Juice, and New York Comedy Club.
February 2, 2015

Tony Danza on Broadway, Morgan Spurlock Has His Own Channel and Keith and the Girl Have a Marathon

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week, Jeffrey reports from Tony Danza's Broadway Show, Scott Rogowsky's Running Late, and Keith and the Girl's Podcast Marathon.
January 26, 2015

Colin Quinn Updates Unconstitutional, Chris Titus is Hosting a New Show, Trevor Noah is Blowing Up and More From the NYC Clubs

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week, Jeffrey reports from Colin Quinn's "Unconstitutional" taping, Eastville club, Comedy Juice and a benefit for Charlie Hebdo.
December 30, 2014

NYC’s Metropolitan Room Going For World Record

Bernie Furshpan, the owner of the Metropolitan Room in Chelsea, NYC is looking to get a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records.
September 7, 2014

Joan Rivers Funeral Held In New York City

A funeral service was held for comedy legend Joan Rivers on Sunday at Temple Emanu-El on New York City's Upper East Side.
September 4, 2014

SiriusXM’s Ron and Fez Show Pay Tribute to Joan Rivers

After finding out that comedy legend Joan Rivers died earlier today without waking from her coma, Ron Bennington and Fez Whatley of SiriusXM’s Ron and Fez Show went live on SiriusXM channel 99 to pay tribute to her incredible career.
September 4, 2014

Watch The Teachers Lounge Finale With Guest Jim Norton

As a brand new school year begins for the rest of the country, for the staff of "Teachers Lounge" this semester is coming to a close.
August 17, 2014

Watch The Trailer For Bonnie McFarlane’s “Women Aren’t Funny”

Here's the trailer for Bonnie McFarlane's documentary "Women Aren't Funny" which looks for any truth behind the myth that women don't belong in stand up comedy.
July 31, 2014

Alec Baldwin Joins Teachers Lounge

Big news in the world of comedy and comedy web series. You will be hearing a familiar voice ringing through the halls of everyone's favorite unnamed internet elementary school. Alec Baldwin has joined the already impressive cast of Teachers Lounge as the school's P.A. Announcer.
July 28, 2014

Jumping Around Montreal Just For Laughs with Jeffrey Gurian Sunday Edition

Montreal Just for Laughs is winding down, but Jeffrey Gurian was there for one more day to keep you caught up on what you missed.
July 27, 2014

Jumping Around Montreal Just For Laughs with Jeffrey Gurian Saturday Edition

Jeffery Gurian continues to Jump Around at Just For Laughs Montreal 2014. Here's what happened on Saturday!
July 26, 2014

Jumping Around Montreal Just For Laughs with Jeffrey Gurian Friday Edition

Jeffrey Gurian is up at the Montreal Just for Laughs Comedy Festival. He's jumping around and bringing you all the big news and gossip in comedy.
June 25, 2014

Watch Episode 1 Of “Teachers Lounge”

Here's an opportunity to see the very first episode of "Teachers Lounge" a day early before it airs on Thundershorts, the brand new free streaming video site which launches on Thursday.
May 28, 2014

Ted Alexandro Goes to Kickstarter to Raise Backing for ‘Teachers Lounge’

When we were kids, the teachers' lounge at school was a place of mystery.
April 28, 2014

Boston’s Women in Comedy Festival: A Small Evolution Begins

Boston's Women in Comedy Festival returns for the Sixth Year featuring some amazing headliners like Amy Sedaris, Maria Bamford, and Judy Gold alongside some great improv, and a first rate line up of panelists and workshops.