Saturday Night Live and Louis CK gave us an incredibly bizarre and absurd ode to sectionals, and Travis explains why he loved the sketch so much!
Saturday Night Live kept Travis from getting a real post up, as he had to watch and find that he’d overpraised the show before now!
Yesterday was my 6th anniversary doing stand-up comedy, so today, I’m going to talk about the four stand-ups who inspire me the most: Todd Barry, Bill Hicks, Patton Oswalt, and Louis CK. These are the guys on my personal Mount Rushmore of Comedy.
After falling down a YouTube hole over the weekend, Travis realizes that SNL is actually pretty funny this season, and that’s mainly due to the fine female performers on the show.
Comic-Con HQ held their Winter Series Showcase last week, which included previews of three shows and the requisite Q&A with the stars, with a reception following. They have two scripted series set in and around comic conventions, ‘Kings of Con’ and ‘Con Man’, along with ‘Mark Hamill’s Pop Culture Quest’, which we previously reviewed. The evening at the Paley Media Center in Beverly Hills included the obligatory “red carpet” stream of interviews, screenings and discussion, and a reception afterward.
In lieu of a real column, here are some procrastination potpourri bits!