Tag Archives: Stand up comedy

5 Great George Carlin Jokes Every Human Being Should Know

Six years ago today -- June 22nd, 2008 -- comedy legend George Carlin died at the age of 71.

Comedian Iliza Shlesinger Hilariously Explains Why Every Girl Is So Obsessed with Pinterest

If comedian Iliza Shlesinger isn't on your radar, you have no idea what you're missing out on, Bros.

Comedian Tells a Ridiculous Story About Doing Ecstasy In a Bar with the Lead Singer of Sum 41

"I'm Deryck fucking Whibley."

10 Things to Know About Doing Stand-Up Comedy

Write everything down.

Comedian Gets Heckled By a Wrestler Who Thinks He’s Ric Flair, Gets Kneed In the Balls

Ah, the perks of being a working comedian on the road. California-based comedian Grant Lyon was recently doing a set at [...]

Comedian Explains Why Subway Hates Veterans

Pretty humorous story here from a stand-up comedian/veteran who tried to get his free Subway sandwich on Veteran's Day in New York City. 

Jimmy Kimmel’s Ex-Girlfriend Sarah Silverman Returned His Stuff and It Was Totally Awkward

Ah, awkward encounters with exs. Everyone has them, even A-list celebrities. A lot has changed for Jimmy Kimmel since 2008, when he and Sarah Silverman broke up after

Aziz Ansari Has a Hilarious Stand-Up Bit on Black Dudes Watching Magic Shows

New favorite outlook on life: “Do you realize how much better the world would be if we all just treated each other the way black

Hacky Comedian Punches Reporter Who Called Him Out on Twitter

At the DC Improv last night, comedian Dan Nainan punched Daily Beast correspondent Josh Rogin in the face. Twice. Rogin had been (gently) criticizing Nainan's performance on Twitter, and

Aziz Ansari and Seth Rogen Get You Hyped to Watch Some Straight-to-Netflix Stand-Up Comedy

True story: One time, about two years ago, I was getting coffee at a neighborhood establishment in the East Village. When I turned around, Aziz Ansari

28 Moments of Stand-Up Comedy Gold

Some classic one-liners here from stand-up comedians you probably aren't terribly familiar with. 

Dave Chappelle Tells Hilarious Story About Hanging Out with Kanye West

Audio has leaked from Dave Chappelle's most recent performance in Chicago. It's great. Via Complex:

When Being a Bro Goes Wrong: Dave Chappelle Quits Performance After Being Heckled by Douchebags

Four dates into his Funny or Die-sponsored comeback tour, Dave Chappelle was forced last night to quit his set within 10 minutes, after a

The New York Times Ran an Excellent Piece on the Sort of Comeback of Dave Chapelle

We all know the story of Dave Chapelle. After a wildly successful Comedy Central show, one of the boldest brightest comedians in the world all

This Animated Short of a Classic Louis CK Bit Is Hilarious

Deep into his "Live at the Beacon Theater" special, Louis CK riffs on one of his favorite subjects: Humanity, and how generally awful and selfish

Jerry Seinfeld Performs Stand-Up on ‘Late Night’ With Jimmy Fallon, Kills It

Yep. Still got it. And maybe I'm saying that because I like golf and whispering when in certain company and he riffed on that shit,

Dave Chappelle to Return for a Coast-to-Coast Comedy Tour

Since leaving Chappelle's Show in 2005, Dave Chappelle has spent his time getting huge, smoking hookahs with gleeful fans, and showing up for

Check Out These Terrific One-Liners from Steven Wright at the Boston Strong Benefit Show

Yesterday, the TD Garden saw a number of Beantown's best performers--including the J. Geils Band, Dropkick Murphys, Aerosmith, and James Taylor--come together to raise money

6 Ways to Not Suck at Stand-Up Comedy

Since everyone wants to do stand-up comedy these days... 

Watch Jim Gaffigan Hilariously Break Down Easter, the Absurdity of Holiday Traditions

Given the holiday (Happy Easter, everybody), figured it'd be more than fitting to post this great bit from Jim Gaffigan, who breaks down the ridiculousness

Mike Birbiglia Went on Jimmy Fallon, Funnily Mocked Australians

A comedian whose following seems to be growing by the (insert your favorite time metric here), funnyman Mike Birbiglia went on Jimmy Fallon

Watch Louis C.K. Destroy a Heckler During a Recent Set

One of the best scenes in "Louie's" first season takes place during a set at the Comedy Cellar. Louie's interrupted several times by a

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Watch the Trailer for Louis C.K.‘s New HBO Stand-Up Special, ‘Oh My God’

Finally, HBO has released the first trailer for Louis C.K.'s hour-long special, "Oh My God." Debuts on HBO on April 13, 2013 at 10 p.m.

Wrap Up Your 2012 with Jim Gaffigan’s Great Bit About the Absurdity of Holiday Traditions

Sick of the holidays? This'll help. 

English Comedian Michael McIntyre Drops Mad Truth Bombs on Christmas, Having Kids

The holiday season double-double. 

Watch Jerry Seinfeld Explain ‘How to Write a Joke,’ Plus the 6 Best Takeaways from His NYT Profile

The New York Times ran an extensive profile of Jerry Seinfeld, chronicling what he's been up to as of late and using that as a

‘Dave Chappelle: In His Own Words’: A Moving Mini-Documentary About Chappelle’s Flight from Showbiz

It's one of the great mysteries of Tthe Aughts: Why, in 2004, did Dave Chapelle walk away from a successful show

Katt Williams Loses His Mini Pimp Mind, Says He’s Quitting Stand-Up Comedy

Katt Williams—a name we mainly hear now when a Tweet from one of those abysmal "PARODY TWITTER PROFILE LUV KATT

Comedian Brings Heckler On Stage, Who Drops His Bag of Cocaine

Comedian Jake Weisman just wanted to perform his set at the Hell Yes Festival in New Orleans. Unfortunately, he had to deal with a

Stand-Up Comedian Chris D’Elia Has a Hilarious Bit on Drunk Girls

Are you familiar with stand-up comedian Chris D'Ellia? You should be. Perhaps you recognize him as the co-star on "Whitney" or Topher from "Workaholics." Regardless,

The Great Bill Burr Delivers a Tremendous Standup Performance on Nerds and the Election

It's silly and pointless to rank comics, since comedy is such a subjective medium. So we're not going to say whether Bill Burr is bringing

Bill Burr on How To Argue with a Woman and Win

A few weeks back we kicked off our new, Wednesday night comedy series, "Stand-Up Comedian You Need to Know About." But then we got

You Can Still Grab Last-Minute Tickets For BroBible’s Post-College Confusion Tour TONIGHT in NYC!

BroBible is proud to present the fall installment of our "Post College Confusion Tour," two nights of stand-up comedy featuring the funniest emerging comics out

Dave Chappelle Will Smoke Hookah with You if You’re Nice About It

Reddit user freebass shared an amazing story today about randomly bumping into Dave Chappelle on the street in Minneapolis last night. The reclusive

Louis C.K. On What He Would Do with $85 Billion

A little old, but this unearthed gem is classic Louis C.K. What would I do with 85 billion dollars? Open an In-N-Out Burger/Chick-fil-A combo under the

Aziz Ansari on Wasting Time on the Internet

Another hilarious clip from Aziz Ansari's standup special, "Dangerously Delicious." Download or stream for only $5 on his website, Azizansari.com

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Stand-Up Comedian Colin Kane’s Epic Rant About Getting Great Head

Our old stand-up comedian friend Colin Kane just dropped this fantastic new video breaking down what constitutes a great BJ. Check it out

Aziz Ansari Explains Why the Internet Is a Chasm of Awesomeness

More amazing stand-up from Aziz Ansari's Dangerously Delicious, which you should go buy for $5 at his website.

Now Let’s Watch President Obama’s Speech at the 2012 White House Correspondents’ Dinner

I mean, we might as well watch the opening act, right? Don't miss Obama shouting out Young Jeezy and the rappers famous “Yeahhhhh!”

Aziz Ansari On Texting with Girls

Yet another awesome cut off Aziz Ansari's direct-to-the-web hour-long standup special, "Dangerously Delicious." Go buy it for $5 a Azizansari.com. After the jump,