Malignant Brain Humor (comedy)

Part 2 of my conversation with Indian Comic Sorabh Pant. Super fun conversation, super fun guy. Check this out now so you can impress your friends soon. 

Watch him be hilarious at http://www.sorabhpant.com/  

And read his awesome book The Wednesday Soul: http://www.thewednesdaysoul.com/

Direct download: 49_-_Sorabh_Pant_pt2.m4a
Category:comedy -- posted at: 11:28am EST

Such a fun episode with Indian Comic Sorabh Pant. We discuss cross cultural comedy Algebra, Censorship, and how incredibly little I know about Hinduism. Really fun talk, tune in next week for part 2.   

Check him out at http://www.sorabhpant.com/  

And read his awesome book The Wednesday Soul: http://www.thewednesdaysoul.com/

Direct download: MBHumor_48_-_Sorabh_Pant.m4a
Category:comedy -- posted at: 3:52pm EST

Dave Hill: This American Life contributor, Twitter maven, King of Miami and all around Raconteur is on the show. 

Dave Hill Online: http://www.davehillonline.com/

Dave Hill's Podcasting Incident: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/dave-hills-podcasting-incident/id382356132

Tasteful Nudes: http://www.amazon.com/Tasteful-Nudes-Misguided-Validation/dp/1250002036

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The conversation surrounding a rape joke I mentioned on the show can be found on my facebook profile at http://www.facebook.com/mikeblejer/posts/740904534254

and if you'd like, check out my own contribution to comedy dealing with the topic of sexual violence here: http://www.thedailydolt.com/2013/02/28/university-of-north-carolina/

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And as always, music from the episode and others can be found at: Http://soundcloud.com/mblejer

Direct download: MBHumor_47-_Dave_Hill.m4a
Category:comedy -- posted at: 4:08pm EST

Our first live show. Was fantastic. Featuring Ophira Eisenberg, Jermaine Fowler, Micah Sherman and the inimitable (unless cloning is perfected) Zach Sherwin. Listen now! Watch soon, if the video ever gets delivered to me in it's entirety (you know who you are, beloved videographer. Surrender your data.) 

Direct download: MBHumor-_NYC_Podfest_Live.m4a
Category:comedy -- posted at: 5:52pm EST

Hey folks. If you're in the Boston Area this week, go see Myq record his first hour long special. Tickets are free (they like excited audience members, and I would go if I weren't in another hemisphere) at http://www.theblacklistnyc.com/myq

Also, watch my prop 8 supreme court video at www.youtube.com/watch?v=cfYIjwhDjVE

Back in town in 2 weeks, we'll be back on a regular schedule then. I miss you guys.

Direct download: Myq3.m4a
Category:comedy -- posted at: 7:14am EST

Tom Sobel has been putting comedians (and musicians) on the road for decades. On today's episode he slaps me in the face with some perspective. It was great. 

Check out the comedy Caravan at http://www.standupexperts.com

Direct download: MBHumor_44_-_Tom_Sobel_.m4a
Category:comedy -- posted at: 11:28am EST

Youngest Boston Comedy Fest winner and veteran of 26 years of not being dead yet Dan Boulger and I talk about jokes, deadpan vs. selling, drinking drinks, and canoes. 

Watch him on Craig Ferguson: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FAUxnYNbJcs

http://www.facebook.com/dan.boulger

Direct download: MBHumor_43_-_Dan_Boulger.m4a
Category:comedy -- posted at: 3:03am EST

Maggie Keenan-Bolger and Rachel Sullivan come on the show to discuss their theater project in female sexuality, gender politics, identity politics, and just generally chat about all our wacky naughty bits. 

Check them out at: http://www.thebirdsandthebeesunabridged.com/

And donate at: http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/birdsandbees/the-birds-and-the-beesunabridged

Direct download: BirdsBees.m4a
Category:comedy -- posted at: 9:11am EST

Sean Patton (Conan, Comedy Central Presents) and I discuss Obsession, Compulsion, Animal behavior, Self-Diagnosis and Racism. It's Grrrrrreacist. Which is to say, it's great and about racism, not great and racist. I know, it's confusing. 

Also, OCD looks like a few disorganized letters from the word Comedy, which is probably more annoying if you have OCD. 

Find him at:

http://www.iamseanpatton.com/

and on twitter @mrseanpatton

Direct download: MBHumor_41_-_Sean_Patton.m4a
Category:comedy -- posted at: 3:34pm EST

MBHumor 40: Stephie Coplan

Great ep talking about music and comedy and philosophy with Stephie Coplan of Stephie Coplan & The Pedestrians (http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=a-Lo5FLpYGM). Check her out at:

http://www.stephiecoplan.com/fr_hello.cfm

Weekly videos: http://youtube.com/stephiecoplan

Free music: http://soundcloud.com/stephiecoplan

Direct download: MBHumor_40-_Stephie_Coplan.m4a
Category:comedy -- posted at: 5:27pm EST