Fri, 28 Apr 2017 06:42:31 GMT
On this day in history: Rioting hits Los Angeles after four white officers are acquitted of most charges in beating of Rodney King; Dachau concentration camp liberated; Jerry Seinfeld born. Today in History: April 29th On this day in history: Rioting hits Los Angeles after four white officers are acquitted of most charges in beating of Rodney King; Dachau concentration camp liberated; Jerry Seinfeld born.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 20:21:34 GMT
I found this so arch that it was more tedious than revealing, but Esquire interviewed former Arkansas governor and aspiring scat comic Mike Huckabee "about his comedic process...his influences, his process, and the comedian's responsibility to speak truth to power." Get it? The Huckster doesn't, or maybe he does.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:42:33 GMT
Author Jessica Seinfeld opened up about her new cookbook, "Food Swings," in an interview with "Good Morning America," and shared the special recipe that she made for her husband, Jerry Seinfeld , on their very first date. "I created this book with the concept of when you live in virtue you need some vice and when you live in vice, you can definitely use some virtue," Seinfeld told ABC News of the book that features more than 125 recipes on either side of the food spectrum -- from super healthy to super indulgent.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 03:29:36 GMT
Darth Maul's duel in "The Phantom Menace" is much more fun to watch when you think Jerry Seinfeld and Kramer might crash it. Whether you love or hate " Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace ," it's hard not to enjoy this fan-made parody of the famous lightsaber duel between Darth Maul and Jedi heroes Qui-Gon Jinn and Obi-Wan Kenobi .
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 20:59:22 GMT
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Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:00:16 GMT
Jay Leno, shown at a 2015 performance in Los Angeles, used to get away with lame jokes because they were at least timely. Not anymore.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 20:17:44 GMT
Television historian Jennifer Keishin Armstrong, author of "Seinfeldia," visits Elmhurst College in May to discuss the groundbreaking show about nothing created by Larry David, left, and Jerry Seinfeld. In The New York Times best-seller "Seinfeldia," television historian and entertainment writer Jennifer Keishin Armstrong celebrates the creators and fans of the American television phenomenon "Seinfeld."
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:07:16 GMT
Since publishing The Corrections in 2001, Jonathan Franzen has written two full-length novels and a memoir, published a book of essays and had published eight short stories or short pieces of nonfiction. And yet, come 6 p.m., there'll be Franzen, in Hootie Johnson Hall of the University of South Carolina 's Darla Moore School of Business talking about The Corrections for the university's Open Book series.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 19:14:41 GMT
The series finale of the beloved "show about nothing" has gone down in history as a disappointment. Jerry , George , Elaine and Kramer end up in prison for violating the "Good Samaritan" law.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 07:49:13 GMT
Ehsan Ahrari says the strikes on Syria and sabre-rattling in Korean peninsula underline the seemingly impulsive nature of Trump's foreign policies, which worries its allies and greatly increases the risk of its intent being misconstrued Peter Baker of The New York Times seems to have adopted his own version of the "Seinfeld rule". Jerry Seinfeld's highly popular 1990s TV sitcom was about "nothing".
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 01:54:39 GMT
"Oh my God I have to go to the post office," one woman said. "Normally when you come to the post office it takes a long time, things are not labeled.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 00:37:47 GMT
'They wanted somebody good': Triple M's Merrick Watts reveals exactly why he TURNED DOWN gig with comedy icon Jerry Seinfeld The opportunity to work with iconic funnyman Jerry Seinfeld would be nothing less than a dream-come-true for many professional comedians. But Triple M's Merrick Watts, 43, has explained why he turned down the chance to work with the sitcom star seven years ago.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 19:36:40 GMT
On his web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee , host and show creator Jerry Seinfeld described Maniscalco as someone who "just makes me laugh in so many different ways; he looks funny, he moves funny, he talks funny." It's more than just high praise from the world's most famous stand-up comedian.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 23:07:29 GMT
"Soup Nazi" actor Larry Thomas will join headliner Jerry Seinfeld at the June 2-4 Colossal Clusterfest How about a chance to eat a bowl of mulligatawny dished up by the Soup Nazi actor himself? Or an opportunity to relive the "South Park" episode of "Chili con Carnival" - uh, sans humans as the main ingredient? A new pop-culture event, Colossal Clusterfest, will mesh iconic food scenes from popular TV shows with 50 comedians , dozens of top Bay Area chefs and live music. "Taste your favorite comedies!" says the announcement for the June 2-4 Comedy Central event planned for San Francisco's Civic Center Plaza and Bill Graham Civic Auditorium.
Sun, 09 Apr 2017 14:35:23 GMT
Seinfeld was no stranger to discarded episodes , but at least a few ideas were probably better off on the scrap heap. Writer-producers David Mandel and Jeff Schaffer reveal a few Seinfeld concepts that never made it past the writers room, including skeletons, a trip to Mexico, and a pretty literal twist on the Soup Nazi.
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 22:16:28 GMT
Spike TV, Comedy Central and TV Land on Friday announced plans to re-air "One Night Only: An All-Star Comedy Tribute to Don Rickles," a 2014 celebration of the comedian's life and legacy . The special features Rickles seated at a table with close friends and collaborators, including Jon Stewart, Robert De Niro, Martin Scorsese and Jerry Seinfeld as he is lauded by Hollywood elites influenced by his work.
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 22:16:27 GMT
Hosted by Jerry Seinfeld and taped at the Apollo Theater in May 2014, the special includes stand-up performances, short films, taped tributes and personal stories as told by Rickles' closest friends, co-stars and comedians he has influenced. Look for performances and/or appearances by Seinfeld, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, David Letterman, Jon Stewart, Tracy Morgan, Martin Scorsese, Robert De Niro, Regis Philbin, Brian Williams and Johnny Depp, along with toasts from Bob Newhart, Eddie Murphy, Ray Romano and Jimmy Kimmel.