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Comedians on Comedians: The Evolution of Doug Benson

Doug Benson’s “The Benson Interruption” is comedy progress, and not just in format. A new spin on the tired comedy showcase, the show is simultaneously classic and contemporary, and hilariously different. Just like Benson himself. The show was born as … Continue reading

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Comedians on Comedians: Marc Maron and His Implausible Garage

Three years ago, Marc Maron was broke, twice divorced, and thinking of quitting. Not the quitting the business – quitting life. “I thought about suicide a lot,” Maron recalled in his trademark neurotic way. “Not because I really wanted to … Continue reading

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Comedians on Comedians: Lavell Crawford’s Big Day

The phrase “larger than life” usually describes an entertainer’s persona on stage, and not his physical appearance. For Lavell Crawford, it’s the other way around. Physically, Crawford is a tremendously large man – large enough that I don’t have to … Continue reading

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