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The 5 Stages of Accepting a New Doctor Who

Stop me if you’ve heard this old classic: Knock, knock. Who’s there? Doctor. Doctor who? Yes. Now, get used to me. HAHAHAHAHA NOOOOOOOO. What the FUCK is this, BBC?!  Some sort of trick?  A scheme?  Why would you tear us [more]

August 6, 2013 By: Nikki Pierce, Comedy, Words

The Politics of Love

Where do you get off America, asking politicians not to get off? I’m sick and tired of politicians being oppressed for having too much love to give. Love, people. Love like, “All you need is love” and “Love is a [more]

August 1, 2013 By: Andel Sudik, Comedy, Words

The Bright Side of Having Student Loans

Fact: I learned more from the mistake of taking out student loans than I did in all four years of college. If I could do it over, I would take out one tenth of the loans and fund some projects that would [more]

July 31, 2013 By: Chelsea Devantez, Comedy, Words

9 Ways to Make Your Life Look Glamorous

  Trying to make it out there in the Big Scary World (read: the Starbucks hierarchy) can be tough, but that doesn’t mean you can’t feel good while climbing up the ladder. Here are 9 ways to look and feel glamorous [more]

July 30, 2013 By: Emily Walker, Comedy, Words

15 Reminders for Every Improviser

  We all hit plateaus in improv. After you’ve been improvising for a while, you might not even realize you forgot some of the things that made improv magic for you to begin with. I teach improv– and while I [more]

July 26, 2013 By: Andel Sudik, Comedy, Words

#pitchforked Highlights from Pitchfork Music Festival 2013

Ross and Tawny take you behind the scenes of Pitchfork 2013. Music by Tree “White Girls” (prod. by Bobby Johnson) Download Sunday School II:When Church Lets Out: Staring Tawny Newsome and Ross Bryant Produced by Jeph Porter Camera [more]

July 24, 2013 Comedy, Popular, Video

10 Ways to Celebrate Cell Phone Courtesy Month

This month marks the 11th Annual National Cell Phone Courtesy Month. You probably didn’t even know, right? I didn’t. Why not?  Because we are rude.  We are boorish. We are among the coarse, self-entitled 91% of Americans who own handheld boxes that can summon everything from [more]

July 23, 2013 By: George Pete Caleodis, Comedy, Words

Which Bachelorette Contestant Are You?

Tonight is the most special day of the July ratings period– The Bachelorette: The Men Tell All Special! To celebrate the uniqueness that made up Des’ Final Four (so sorry, Zakkie), take a moment to ask yourself… Which Bachelorette Contestant Are You?  [more]

July 22, 2013 By: Chelsea Devantez, Comedy, Words

Too Philosophical Pop Song

The latest in this summer’s hottest trend of self-realizing hits. [more]

July 16, 2013 Comedy, Popular, Sketch, Video

How to Grill Like a Man

Don’t look now kids, but it’s summer time– and it’s time to GRILL OUT. That’s right. Grab your spatula, grab your pals and get ready to CHAR MEAT WITH FIRE. Let’s go over the basics for when you GRILL OUT. [more]

July 16, 2013 By: Kevin Sciretta, Comedy, Words