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Jamie Denbo

Entries by Jamie Denbo

ALS, Ice Buckets, Cynics and Parents

(1) Comments | Posted August 25, 2014 | 2:30 PM

OK, all of you out there who are soooooo sick of the Ice Bucket Challenge videos.

You know who you are.

And I get it. I do.

Everyone's doing it. All your "friends," on FB and IRL are doing it, celebs are doing it (to each other --...

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An Open Letter to Nikki Finke

(0) Comments | Posted October 15, 2013 | 4:50 PM

Dear Nicole,

Firstly, we would like to congratulate our very own Joshy Greenbaumberg on his "first look deal" (whatever that is) with the TBS television studio! We want the "industry" to know that he had a brilliant mind from just eight days old, when during his bris he looked so...

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Funny Men Are from Mars, Funny Women Are From Someplace Better

(18) Comments | Posted June 21, 2012 | 6:11 PM

Forget that it's untrue. Forget that funny women are everywhere. Most people know that. Most intelligent people, anyway.

The issue is that when a high-profile comedian (or pundit or writer or talking ape) with a large-ish platform declares "Women aren't funny!" as undisputed fact, it gets out there and infiltrates...

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Tina Fey, Mothers, Daughters, Sons

(7) Comments | Posted May 13, 2011 | 5:17 AM

The excerpt from Tina Fey's Bossypants, "The Mother's Prayer for Its Daughter," has now made its frenzied Internet rounds, most likely peaking in circulation on this past Mother's Day, when hundreds of people forwarded it on to dear mothers, friends and family members who have daughters,...

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Why Bridesmaids Is Important

(68) Comments | Posted April 30, 2011 | 2:33 PM

The newest, big budget comedy to come from the cool comedy club stars funny ladies, Kristen Wiig, Annie Mumolo, Melissa McCarthy, Maya Rudolph, Ellie Kemper, Rose Byrne and Wendi McClendon-Covey, and is directed by the magnificent, Paul Feig (Freaks & Geeks).

And it's F#$%@@ING HILARIOUS.

Bridesmaids is not a...

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How I Got My Cell Phone Back

(7) Comments | Posted May 27, 2010 | 10:58 AM

...or, My Totally Electronic Encounter with a Teen of Today

I left my BlackBerry in Target while I was dumping everything out of my purse to look for my keys, which I had left in Best Buy minutes before. (I admit - not my finest moment)
Anyway, when I...

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