It was friend-of-InveDel Ann Quasman who first told us about Baltimore-based humorist Michele Wojciechowski back around Webisode 20 (The Woman).
“You’ve got to contact Michele,” Ann insisted, “she’s hilarious.”
I duly wrote the name down, but didn’t follow up, and time flew by.
A few months ago I checked out her stand-up comedy clips at [...]
Robert Klein‘s standup comedy has bite. In my view, he’s an important and under-rated comedian on a par with his contemporaries (Carlin, Pyror).
Listening to his classic albums is like a window into a very turbulent time–the paranoid 70s. His blistering dissection of the Watergate scandal is a touchstone of modern political comedy, and his [...]
Let there be truffles and finest champignon for all!
Dress up for a talk with a talented singer of expensive music (i.e., something called “opera“), and luxuriate in a brand-new feature: Paging Kevin Spacey! Plus, a new installment of our brand-new recycled science fiction adventure series: Stranded in the Future!
With our [...]
My Standup Comedy Career Or, The Longest Five Minutes of my Life
Just after college, I began to frequent the Open Mics at a Greenwich Village folk club called The Speakeasy.
The Open Mic experience can be thrilling and humbling, sometimes at the same time. It’s a great place to woodshed, to try out new [...]
Plunge deep into the archives with us for an exclusive excerpt from our very third show about an actual, factual military conflict involving very large birds, and thrill to Webisode 24-Q‘s overview of Summer Movies. Finally, it is your patriotical duty to enjoy a replay of the beloved National Mom sketch from Webisode 45. All [...]
Wanted to say a word about a couple of comedians who appear in our upcoming Third Anniversary show!
Tom Shillue is a terrific storyteller and standup comic who’s been on the Daily Show and on Late Night with Conan O’Brien. He was suggested to me by Erica Palgon, a casting agent I [...]