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  1. 'Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)' review,...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | TheCelebrityCafe

    Often, celebrity-focused films-especially satires- fail for one specific reason: they fail to make their comedy accessible to a wide audience. The woes of being a celebrity can't be understood by anyone other than a small demographic, and sympathizing with someone with tons of fame and money is hard to make approachable.

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  2. Somerville a Luckya to See Louis C.K.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Boston.com

    If nothing else, the Sunday-night crowd for the third of the four surprise-ish shows Louis C.K. put on at the Somerville Theater this weekend could go home and say that they had finally seen simulations of rats having sexual intercourse and a man performing intercourse with a rat. The rat bit was the sledgehammer capper of the Newton-bred comic's raucous, hourlong set of new material for an adoring audience at the venerable theater near Davis Square.

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  3. Boundary-pushing US comedian Doug Stanhope wants his Australian stalker backRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | The Age

    American comedian Doug Stanhope jokes that the only reason he's finally made it here for a national tour is because his Australian stalker stopped emailing him. "In some she's in love with me, others she hates my guts and she'll stab me if she sees me," he says on the phone from his Arizona home ahead of his tour.

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  4. Honduran Beauty Queen Murdered By Her BoyfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Stranger

    A missing Honduran beauty queen, Maria Jose Alvarado, and her older sister, Sofia, have been found dead, their bodies buried in the sand of a riverbank near where they disappeared, the police in Honduras said on Wednesday. The sisters had not been seen since Thursday, after they attended a birthday party for Sofia Alvarado's boyfriend, Plutarco Ruiz, at a resort near their home in western Honduras.

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  5. Chelsea Peretti, really 'One of the Greats'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | The Michigan Daily Online

    Once upon a time, on a warm summer afternoon, at some point after 12 p.m. but before 12:30, a plate-glass door collided with my face. I could have cursed.

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  6. Chirlane McCray grabs star role at city's showbiz awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | New York Daily News

    It's ladies first as New York City First Couple Chirlane McCray and Mayor de Blasio take the stage for the Made in New York Awards. Hizzoner made an early evening appearance in Williamsburg Monday night, where Mayor de Blasio was awkwardly introduced to the crowd as simply "the Mayor," then was promptly upstaged by wife Chirlane McCray , who took to the podium to address the crowd before letting her husband say a few words.

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  7. Eat at famous TV, film spotsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Washington Square News

    If you have ever walked into a restaurant for the first time and found it strangely familiar, there is likely a good reason - it could have been one of the hundreds of New York City restaurants made famous by movies and television. Here are a few places where you can eat like a star of the big or small screen.

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  8. Debbie Harry, Neil Patrick Harris, and more attend the Made In NY Awards ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Daily Mail

    The Big Apple's brightest stars - including Debbie Harry, Neil Patrick Harris, and Rosie Perez - were out on Monday for the Made In NY Awards ceremony. While some of the attendees, like Harris and Perez, were there to accept awards from the organization, others came to present and speak at the ceremony.

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  9. Comedy Review At the Garden, top comics' one-liners and bits hit HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Boston.com

    To mark its 20th year, Denis Leary's Comics Come Home benefit for pal Cam Neely's cancer care foundation moved to the TD Garden. The big-name comedians who helped make that possible all have hearts of gold, though most of them are not about to let on.

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  10. Women Are Labias-to-the-Wall FunnyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | TheDailyBeast.com

    After Bridesmaids , OITNB , Girls , The Mindy Project , and decades and decades of ladies in comedy, why does the myth still exist that women aren't funny? Despite the fact that Lucille Ball, Gilda Radner, Joan Rivers, Tracey Ullman, Whoopi Goldberg, Sarah Silverman, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler and a boatload of other people with two X chromosomes have been making us laugh for decades, it is still considered valid to argue that women aren't funny. "Why are women, who have the whole male world at their mercy, not funny? Please do not pretend not to know what I am talking about," pondered the late, revered intellectual Christopher Hitchens in revered publication Vanity Fair not so long ago in 2007.

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  11. Women Are Labias to the Wall Funny By Emily ShireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | The Daily Beast

    After Bridesmaids , OITNB , Girls , The Mindy Project , and decades and decades of ladies in comedy, why does the myth still exist that women aren't funny? Despite the fact that Lucille Ball, Gilda Radner, Joan Rivers, Tracey Ullman, Whoopi Goldberg, Sarah Silverman, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler and a boatload of other people with two X chromosomes have been making us laugh for decades, it is still considered valid to argue that women aren't funny. "Why are women, who have the whole male world at their mercy, not funny? Please do not pretend not to know what I am talking about," pondered the late, revered intellectual Christopher Hitchens in revered publication Vanity Fair not so long ago in 2007.

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  12. Trago Tequila Presents "Dane Cook Live" in support of The Owen Hart FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Market Wire

    Trago Tequila is thrilled to announce "Dane Cook Live" in support of the Owen Hart Foundation. Dane Cook will perform two shows on December 13, 2014, a 6:30pm show and a 10:00pm show, both at the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium in Calgary, Alberta.

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  13. Jobless Claims Down to 278,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The remains of Gavin Smith -- a 20th Century Fox executive missing since 2012 -- were found and identified in California, authorities told ABC News.The L... - The United States has launched new airstrikes against the Khorasan Group in northwestern Syria, the first operations against the terror group since the op... Weather is a topic that is discussed every day, by nearly every person, and sometimes all day by people in the agricultural industry. The impacts from weather span from wind... Lincoln - Behind a dominating defensive effort, the No.

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  14. $326 Million Mega Million Jackpot Winner Yet to EmergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The remains of Gavin Smith -- a 20th Century Fox executive missing since 2012 -- were found and identified in California, authorities told ABC News.The L... - The United States has launched new airstrikes against the Khorasan Group in northwestern Syria, the first operations against the terror group since the op... Weather is a topic that is discussed every day, by nearly every person, and sometimes all day by people in the agricultural industry. The impacts from weather span from wind... Lincoln - Behind a dominating defensive effort, the No.

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  15. Stories About Meat, 'Nearly Adequate' Guitar-PlayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Wall Street Journal

    'I'm Not a Stand-Up Comic, but I Didn't Want to Pass Up the Opportunity to Influence the Young People of Our Nation' Nick Offerman plays Ron Swanson on 'Parks and Recreation' and performs at the Beacon Theatre in New York on Saturday. The New York Comedy Festival , which kicked off on Wednesday and runs through Sunday, boasts an all-star roster of stand-up comedians: up-and-comers like Amy Schumer, superstars like Louis C.K., legends like Bill Cosby.

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  16. Dirty Jokes & The Boss Honor the TroopsBy Alex SuskindRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | The Daily Beast

    It was a night of honor and laughter, freedom and fortitude, heroes and schmucks , high-priced auctions and dirty jokes. This was the eighth annual Stand Up for Heroes event, organized by the Bob Woodruff Foundation and sponsored by the 2014 New York Comedy Festival.

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  17. Deadpan comedian Steven Wright brings - jokes, jokes, jokes' to Capitol CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Concord Monitor

    But the fact remains this slow-talking veteran comedian, who's elevated deadpan to an art, has built a decades-long career on the way he talks and his singularly peculiar take on the world. "This is just how I talk, and what I say is just my surreal view of the world," he said.

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  18. Picks of the Week: Nov. 5 - 7, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Vancouver Courier

    Anyone who dreads turning 29 probably still thinks "shots" are an acceptable way to consume alcohol. Not the limber peeps at Ballet B.C., which kicks off its 29th season with the appropriately titled program No.

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  19. Louis C.K. has mysteriously disappeared from TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Salon

    Comedian Louis C.K. has mysteriously disappeared from Twitter several weeks after unleashing a vulgar rant about ISIS on the social media site. The stand-up comedian, and creator and star of the show "Louie" on FX, is also known for his bizarre and expletive-laced diatribes on Twitter.

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  20. Louis CK gives a gift to New Orleans at the Joy TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | NOLA.com

    Louis CK walked onstage at the Joy Theater in New Orleans on Sunday night wearing his signature black T-shirt and jeans. He carried a notebook, which landed on the stool next to the microphone.

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