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How David Brenner Helped Launch the Success of the Legendary Club Catch a Rising Star

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 03.20.2014 | Comedy
Jeryl Brunner

The moment that David Brenner went on stage, the audience went nuts. As the comedians would say, he killed. His act was flawless, and Brenner soon became a regular performer at the club.

Curtis M. Wong

Mario Cantone On Being A Gay Comedian, His New Show And That SATC Legacy

HuffingtonPost.com | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

When Mario Cantone hits the stage alongside fellow actor-comedian Susie Essman, it will be the culmination of nearly three decades of kinship between ...

WATCH: Susie Essman And Mika Brzezinski Talk About Redefining Success

Posted 06.19.2013 | Women

Earlier this month at the Huffington Post's first-ever women's conference, "The Third Metric: Redefining Success Beyond Money And Power," hosted by Ar...

Why My Husband Hates Mad Men

Susie Essman | Posted 08.14.2013 | TV
Susie Essman

My husband doesn't hate Mad Men. He likes it a lot. Not as much as I do because my like borders on obsession and fixation. But he likes it. What my husband hates, is me, after I watch Mad Men.

26 Things Every Woman Should Know About Success

The Huffington Post | Margaret Wheeler Johnson | Posted 06.11.2013 | Women

Imagine your life as a sitcom, and when things start to get bad, just hear that laugh track.

WATCH: 'We're Way Too Controlling Of Our Children'

Posted 06.07.2013 | Parents

During HuffPost's Third Metric conference, actress and writer Susie Essman explained how being an overly controlling parent can negatively affect both...

WATCH: What Mom REALLY Wants For Mother's Day

Posted 05.07.2013 | Fifty

Hey, boomerang kids! Mom has had it up to here with your mooching ways. That's the message in a new Virgin Mobile campaign out just in time for Mot...

'Curb' Alum Heads To 'Blue Bloods'

Posted 11.09.2012 | TV

CBS is in for some attitude this January. HuffPost has exclusively learned that "Curb Your Enthusiasm" star Susie Essman is headed to CBS' police p...

Oral Hygiene Habits of the Interesting: Curb Your Enthusiasm's Susie Essman

Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S. | Posted 09.24.2012 | Healthy Living
Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S.

"I remember my dentist telling my mother that I'd better marry a rich man because I'm going to need lots of gold inlays. That really pissed me off. Why did he assume that I would have to marry a rich guy and that I wouldn't make the money myself?"

Remembering Adrienne Shelly

Andy Ostroy | Posted 01.01.2012 | Entertainment
Andy Ostroy

On this day we celebrate Adrienne's life, her accomplishments and the legacy she's left behind. It is in her honor that I started the Adrienne Shelly Foundation with a singular mission: to support women filmmakers.

On the Culture Front: The Return of Soundgarden and Curb Your Enthusiasm

Chris Kompanek | Posted 09.21.2011 | New York
Chris Kompanek

My love of Curb and its star, Larry David, extends back to the days of Seinfeld and my childhood. It's the show (more than any other) to which I relate life.

WATCH: Is Joy Behar Hitting On Larry David?

Posted 09.12.2011 | Comedy

Joy Behar thinks Larry David has gotten cuter with age. Of course, when you see the footage of him in his earlier days, it's kind of hard to disagree....

WATCH: Go Behind The Scenes Of 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' Season 8

Posted 06.12.2011 | Comedy

The dog days of summer can't come soon enough for "Curb Your Enthusiasm" fans. The eighth season filmed last year on location in New York, David's ho...

WATCH: Susie Essman Talks Boehner, Palin & 'Curb'

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 01.17.2012 | Comedy

You most likely know Susie Essman from her hilarious role on Larry David's "Curb Your Enthusiasm," but her stand-up is what she's really famous for. W...

Unearthed 90s Comedy Sketch Features Young Jon Stewart, Louis C.K. And More (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

The early 1990s were such a magical time for comedy. "Full House" and "ALF" dominated TV, "Kindergarten Cop" had audiences roaring, and Carrot Top was...

Adrienne Shelly Foundation Launches Star-Studded Celebrity eBay Auction

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Andy Ostroy

2010-09-20-Screenshot20100920at10.24.46AM.pngI founded ASF with a singular mission: to support women filmmakers.

Susie Essman Talks Mark Sanford, The John Edwards Sex Tape, And Why She'd Like To Run Into Bush In A Dark Alley (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 01.17.2012 | Comedy

We sat down with Susie Essman (aka the trash-talking, leopard-print-wearing Susie Greene on "Curb Your Enthusiasm") to talk politics, sex tapes, and m...

What Would Susie Say? Susie Essman's Enlarged Prostate

Dr. Jon LaPook | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Jon LaPook

As a physician, I fear missing a serious illness in somebody who happens to be hypochondriacal. The best approach has been to take complaints seriously, do a complete history and physical, and allow plenty of time for discussion.

McCain Celebrates Huge Pennsylvania Win

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Borowitz

A jubilant McCain said that "It became abundantly clear that the people of Pennsylvania want to send the Republicans back to the White House for another four years."