Pardo is known for his long-running Never Not Funny podcast and a stint opening for Conan O’Brien’s nightly talk show.
“First tried it in 1990 at a college I went to in Kentucky, just at clubs around town, and the rest is history,” Tone said. “I hit the road in 1993 and didn’t look back.”
“I think everyone’s an artist, and that’s the main conversation I have with people when they come to the door,” Wiggins said.
Oklahoma City Midtown Rotary Club’s Spelling Bee(r) returns, Paul Zimmerman buys majority share of Leaf & Bean and Caffeine Crawl returns to the metro.
Griffin performs 9 p.m. Friday at WinStar World Casino & Resort.
A Futile & Stupid Gesture is set to premiere on Netflix sometime in 2017.
“It was so surreal to be back on that set,” Mullally said. “We have been off the air for 10 years, but [we] slipped back into those characters [like] it was like no time had passed at all.”
“At first, I didn’t know what was making them laugh,” he said.
Comedy is like a cousin of journalism. Journalists point out intellectual truths and psychological truths about things that are going on in the world. Comics, we can point out things that make people laugh by pointing out the fallibility, the strangeness and the twisted nature of things.
“There’s always some kind of Star Wars deep burlesque show in an abandoned steel mill in those cities,” he said. “I often find … when you go to a place where you’re like ‘I don’t know about this,’ it has a cool underbelly of people who show up for the underground thing.”