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Rob Sheffield on Dane Cook: Where’s the Funny?

His HBO series, Tourgasm, was somewhat entertaining but that was due almost entirely to the three other comics on the show. He’s made a HUGE name for himself on the college touring circuit (which I guess makes him the new Carrot Top–lucky him) through his admittedly forward-thinking use of social networking sites and Internet marketing. … Continue reading Rob Sheffield on Dane Cook: Where’s the Funny?

Saturday Night Live Season Debut – Almost Funny

The season premier of Saturday Night Live is always a bit sketchy (pardon the pun), especially when the show is in a “transition” year and has cut some cast members. This year’s debut was an exercise in “almost.” This week’s host, internet comedic phenom and chronically over saturated Dane Cook, was almost funny. His monologue … Continue reading Saturday Night Live Season Debut – Almost Funny