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Robert Earl Keen Hits The Right Note With 'Live Dinner Reunion' 20 Years After 'No. 2 Live Dinner' Release

Lisa Snedeker | Posted 12.22.2016 | Entertainment
Lisa Snedeker

You know Robert Earl Keen is an amazing musician and entertainer. What you may not know is that he's funny. Really funny. If you have ever heard the ...

Jon Stewart's Twitter War with Donald Trump at Stand Up for Heroes

Regina Weinreich | Posted 11.02.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

In its tenth year, Stand Up for Heroes remains one of the great nights, with Bruce Springsteen performing an acoustic "Dancin' in the Dark" spiced wit...

Be So Good...

Nathan Timmel | Posted 09.07.2016 | Comedy
Nathan Timmel

On Tuesday, August 23rd, I saw two items back-to-back on Facebook. The first was a clip of an old Charlie Rose interview with Steve Martin. It focuse...

Loudon & Friends: The Wain-Wrights Of Passage

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 07.30.2016 | Arts
Randee Mia Berman

It's a family that needs almost no introduction. But here it is anyway. It started with Loudon -- a musical legend -- and continued on to Sloan, Rufus, Martha, Lucy, Lexi, Suzzi...and, well, you almost need a genealogy chart, or at least a timeline, to map it out.

Podcast Reviews: 'Sorry I've Been So Busy' and 'How To Be Amazing'

Marc Hershon | Posted 04.15.2016 | Entertainment
Marc Hershon

What could be a better format for a show for two busy comedy guys than to have other busy comedy people as guests and share what they've been so busy ...

If Married Couples Wrote Honest Valentines

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 02.11.2016 | Weddings

Comedian Jim Gaffigan and his wife/writing partner Jeannie have been married for 12 years and have five kids together. After all that time, it's under...

The Weird and Wonderful Ricky Ritzel, Off-Broadway's Whirling Dervish on Broadway

Myra Chanin | Posted 12.06.2016 | New York
Myra Chanin

Ricky Ritzel is the Manhattan club world's kinetic musical fixture, the creative whirlwind who chaperones the weekly reunifications of Judy Garland and not-so-ever-lovin' daughter Liza -- or reasonable facsimiles thereof -- at Don't Tell Mama.

Profile: Jim and Jeannie Gaffigan

Philip David Morton | Posted 11.30.2016 | Entertainment
Philip David Morton

What makes the couple unusual is not their strong work ethic, or their proud commitment to co-parenting their five children. It's their teamwork at home as well as in the studio and on the road.

Jim Gaffigan Doesn't Want To Be On The Cover Of Rolling Stone

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 10.21.2015 | Comedy

Jim Gaffigan doesn't ever want to peak. He just wants to continue with the path he's on, not jump the shark and remain "evergreen." "I just want to be...

8 Sad-But-True Jokes About The Reality Of Being A Kid Today

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 07.29.2015 | Parents

In today's technology-saturated era, kids are more connected than ever. And comedians have certainly taken note, incorporating discussions of children...

Jim Gaffigan at the Greek

Philip David Morton | Posted 07.27.2016 | Entertainment
Philip David Morton

Some comics are preceded by a big introduction, naming their successes on different media, their drawing power in person or their well known work to excite the crowd. Jim Gaffigan walks to the microphone center stage after only "Ladies and Gentlemen, Jim Gaffigan."

Yes, Even Jim Gaffigan Lies To His Kids About Food

Dan Pashman | Posted 07.21.2016 | Taste
Dan Pashman

Every parent lies to their kids sometimes, and comedian Jim Gaffigan is no exception.

‘The Jim Gaffigan Show' mixes comic's humor and religion

Religion News Service | Kimberly Winston | Posted 06.13.2015 | Religion

(RNS) Jokes about somebody’s religious beliefs are often … duds. But jokes about your own religious beliefs somehow push the line between funny...

Bob Saget Shines a Light on Scleroderma With Cool Comedy -- Hot Cuisine

Xaque Gruber | Posted 05.26.2016 | Healthy Living
Xaque Gruber

In 1982, management consultant and former competitive figure skater, Sharon Monsky was diagnosed with scleroderma (in Latin "hard skin") a rare, potentially fatal disease that hardens the skin and internal organs and often strikes women of child-bearing age.

Gotta Have the Funke: Interview With Stand-Up Comedian Sue Funke

Loren Kleinman | Posted 05.19.2016 | Entertainment
Loren Kleinman

Sue Funke is a Senior Digital Brand Manager at TV Land. You can see her perform every third Thursday at QED Astoria on the show she co-produces with Katie Compa called Banter Girl presents Limited Time Offer.

Jim Gaffigan Will Miss David Letterman's 'Absence Of Phoniness'

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 05.18.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Jim Gaffigan thinks America is unaware of the loss it is about to incur when David Letterman concludes his 33-year run on late night television. The l...

Katla McGlynn

Jim Gaffigan's New TV Show Is Like If 'Sex And The City' Starred A Comedian With Five Kids | Katla McGlynn | Posted 03.30.2015 | Comedy

Joining a long line of comedians with eponymous TV shows, Jim Gaffigan and his wife Jeannie are getting ready to premiere "The Jim Gaffigan Show" on T...

Katla McGlynn

Sarah Silverman Says Jon Stewart Should 'Lean In' After 'The Daily Show' | Katla McGlynn | Posted 03.08.2015 | Comedy

What do some of America's biggest comedians think about Jon Stewart leaving "The Daily Show"? When Stewart hosted the taping of Comedy Central's fifth...

Jim Gaffigan's Five Kids Introduce Him With An Adorable Song

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 12.30.2014 | Comedy

Ladies And gentleman, The Gaffigan Five. Comedian Jim Gaffigan performed at the historic Pabst Theater in Milwaukee, WI on Monday, but he may have ...

Lasagna at Bruce Springsteen's: Stand Up for Heroes/ Women in Comedy at Caroline's

Regina Weinreich | Posted 01.08.2015 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Lee Woodruff, an exceptional M.C. for this event every year, sported some trendy tattoo jewelry created by the wife of the doctor who made the plate for her husband Bob's skull. Expect to see the awesome gold and silver body art sold at next year's event.

After This, You'll Never Look At Seafood The Same Way Again

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 09.25.2014 | Comedy

Jim Gaffigan has already gone on a lengthy rant about kale, but there's a whole category of food the comedian may hate even more. On Wednesday's "L...

Jim Gaffigan's 'Whites Only' Wine Sounds Racist, Isn't

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 06.25.2014 | Comedy

The launch of Thundershorts, the all new, free streaming video site from SnagFilms, is just one day away, and HuffPost Comedy has an exclusive look at...

The Annoying Thing Strangers Think It's Okay To Say To Jim Gaffigan

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 04.24.2014 | Comedy

Jim Gaffigan is a perfect "Tonight Show" guest because all he does is make Jimmy Fallon, and everyone else, laugh hysterically for the entire time he'...

Free Speech Lessons From a Lifetime Movie That Beat Censorship, Not Women

Clay Calvert | Posted 06.21.2014 | Media
Clay Calvert

It's really almost too easy to poke fun at Lifetime movies. Critic Christopher Lawrence of the Las Vegas Review Journal once wrote that the Lifetim...

Watch Jim Gaffigan's Kids Open For Him

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 12.31.2013 | Comedy

Comedian Jim Gaffigan has often mentioned his ever-growing brood of children in his stand-up act, and at a recent show, he incorporated them even furt...