03/21/2012 10:46 am ET

YouTube Gets First Live Comedy Show

“It’s the beginnings of what a cable television network would look like – if it was run by lunatics.” Rob Barnett, Hollywood veteran and founder / CEO of My Damn Channel, likes juicy soundbites – but he is dead serious about recreating the cable TV experience on the Internet. Next week, Barnett’s company is going to take its biggest step yet towards bringing TV-style comedy online. My Damn Channel is going to launch a daily live comedy show on YouTube, complete with live interviews and real-time interaction with the audience.

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