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  1. 'Baroness von Sketch' offers twist on comic formatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | DurhamRegion.com

    The Canadian quartet behind CBC's "Baroness von Sketch Show" is quick to give kudos to shows that helped popularize comedy sketches on the small screen. Yet while acknowledging the lingering influence of series like "SCTV" and "The Kids in the Hall," the all-female cast is hoping to bring a fresh perspective to a familiar format.

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  2. At Comedy Nest, Female-Identifying Stand-Ups Say a Safe Space Makes Better JokesRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | Seattle Weekly

    "Before you would go to an open mic, and there wouldn't even be lights on in the women's bathroom, because people just assumed women aren't here." From a young age, Natalie Holt aspired to be a comedian, but her favorite shows growing up seemed to discourage as much as inspire her.

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  3. Carrie Fisher, Sarah Silverman added to Just For Laughs Montreal lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | SooToday

    The "Star Wars" icon, award-winning actress and bestselling author will take part in "The Carrie Fisher Comedy Gala" on July 31. Two-time Emmy winner Sarah Silverman and "Community" creator Dan Harmon will be taking the stage for separate shows on July 30. The 34th edition of the festival is slated to include more than 80 artists, including seven-time Emmy winner Julia Louis-Dreyfus, her "Veep" co-stars Tony Hale and Timothy Simons, and Maria Bamford of Netflix series "Lady Dynamite."

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  4. Carrie Fisher, Sarah Silverman added to Just For Laughs Montreal lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | 680News

    Actress Carrie Fisher sits with her French bulldog, Gary, during an interview at the Star Wars Celebration 2015 at the Anaheim Convention Center on Friday, April 17, 2015.

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  5. In the CRTC's game of thrones, cable companies must lose by Madeline AshbyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Friends.ca

    Take it from this science fiction novelist and avowed geek: Game of Thrones is the show that will finally break Canadian media. Getting good content in Canada has always been what kids these days might call "A Thing."

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  6. Getting Sketchy with Kids in the Hall's Kevin McDonaldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Ottawa Life

    ... first sketch in his mid-teens and started performing early, often attending Second City sketch workshops. He met Dave Foley there and the duo started performing around Toronto as The Kids in the Hall . Bruce McCulloch and Mark McKinney would join ...

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  7. The defense secretary wants his scientists to travel. They've been grounded by bureaucracy.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Washington Post

    Some of the scientists who went to the Solvay Conference in Belgium in 1911. Among those pictured are famous physicists Max Planck, Marie Curie, Albert Einstein, Ernest Rutherford, Paul Langevin and Walther Nernst.

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  8. Brookline Outdoor Art Displays DestroyedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | CBS Local

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  9. Keanu' Review: Key & Peele Shine in a Kitten-Miss ComedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | New Canaan News-Review

    Registration will allow you to post comments on newcanaannewsonline.com and create a newcanaannewsonline.com Subscriber Portal account for you to manage subscriptions and email preferences. Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, like many sketch comics before them, score laughs and suffer lags in their big-screen outing The path from cable-TV comedy to the big screen is anything but smooth: For every "Trainwreck," there are plenty of also-rans, ranging from the middling to the disastrous .

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  10. 'Keanu' Finds Key And Peele On The Hunt For A KittyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | National Public Radio

    Keegan-Michael Key as Clarence and Jordan Peele as Rell in Keanu . Steve Dietl/Courtesy of Warner Brothers Pictures hide caption With Monty Python as the exception that proves the rule, the big screen has been historically unkind to sketch comedy teams hoping their offbeat sensibility will survive the leap from five-minute bits to 90-minute features - and from cult fervor to mainstream success.

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  11. DVD Giveaway: 'Hot in Cleveland: Season Six'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... series' signature laughs and a terrific array of guest stars including Craig Ferguson ("Celebrity Name Game"), Dave Foley ("The Kids in the Hall"), Mario Lopez ("Extra"), Will Sasso ("MADtv"), Rhys Darby ("The Flight of the Conchords"), and Ernie ...

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  12. Scoot Show 110pm, Jazz Fest Weekend #1Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    On today's show: Let's talk Jazz Fest: How was your experience? Did everyone around you behave? Did you see anything you shouldn't have seen? If you bring your kids to Jazz Fest and you are near people smoking pot or drinking and getting obnoxious do you say anything to your kids? Who did you love seeing perform? Do you get the sense that Jazz Fest is as much for out-of-towners as it is for locals? This Hours Guest: Big Sam of Big Sam's Funky Nation What a great weekend for Jazz Fest . It was paths was their Saturday afternoon and I don't remember ever being that crowded on the first Saturday.

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  13. Seeso Sensation Bajillion Dollar Propertie$ to Return for Season 2 This FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Fan-favorite BAJILLION DOLLAR PROPERTIE$ will return to Seeso for season two, premiering Fall 2016. The second season of the half-hour, semi-scripted comedy set against the backdrop of a luxury, cut throat LA real estate firm, will feature comedy greats: Busy Philipps, Casey Wilson , Jack McBrayer , Patton Oswalt, Paul Rust , Randall Park and Dave Foley among others.

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  14. Bloor Hot Docs Cinema: Robin and Mark and Richard IIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | BlogTO

    Join acclaimed theatre director Robin Phillips and performer Mark McKinney as they rehearse a piece from Shakespeare's Richard III. Phillips' profound insights, his exacting standards, and his belief in the transformational power of theatre made him one of this country's great mentors.

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  15. Freeform's ?Funday? Weekend Programming Event on 3/19 - 3/20Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... brave leaders of their community, and cheer on Mowgli and Remy as they go on a quest of self-discovery. Flik (Dave Foley) is an inventive ant who's always messing things up for his colony. His latest mishap was destroying the food stores that were ...

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  16. Ireland set to be without Jared Payne for England clash after Ulster centre misses trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Roman's empire of managers: Conte set to become boss No 12 under Chelsea owner in never-ending quest to be the best McGregor vs Dos Anjos OFF! UFC 196 showdown in Las Vegas axed after Brazilian injures his foot in training camp Van Gaal says United will be back to their best in March when players recover from injures... so what will his team look like for the season run-in? Barcelona's decade of domination during Arsenal's woes: How Messi and Co have gathered trophies to leave Wenger envious Remember me? Flashback to when Enrique scored twice against Arsenal in 1999 as he returns as the boss looking to add to pain The A 40,000,001 conundrum: Suarez had his head turned by Arsenal... but now he could make them suffer He only sees his girlfriend for 24 hours each week and still lives with his mum at home... welcome to fighter Quigg's strict regime Totti is like a god but he is not treated ... (more)

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  17. Schmidt calls up Foley, Murphy and GilroyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | RTE.ie

    Dave Foley, Jordi Murphy and Craig Gilroy have been drafted into Ireland's battered and bruised panel for Saturday's RBS 6 Nations trip to Twickenham. Ireland coach Joe Schmidt has called on the trio to replace Mike McCarthy, Sean O'Brien and Dave Kearney - all casualties of the punishing defeat to France in Paris.

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  18. Ex-captain Chris Robshaw relishing England's return to Twickenham in Six NationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... forward packs we are about to face are really formidable challenges for us." Meanwhile, in the Irish side, lock Dave Foley, flanker Jordi Murphy and winger Craig Gilroy replace the injured Mike McCarthy, Sean O'Brien and Dave Kearney ahead of ...

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  19. Scott Thompson & Paul Bellini to Reunite for Mouth Congress at The RivoliRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    MOUTH CONGRESS, a reference to oral sex found in the Sir Richard Burton translation of the Kama Sutra, was founded in 1984 when Paul Bellini rented a beatbox from Long & McQuade so he and Scott Thompson could jam around the big freezer in their basement. An openly gay punk band at a time when no other existed, Paul and Scott spent a year writing songs before their first gig, opening for Bruce McCulloch at The Rivoli.

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  20. NBCUniversal, Comcast's thePlatform Partner on New Comedy Streaming ChannelRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2016 | CED

    ThePlatform, Comcast Wholesale's video publishing company, announced Thursday it will team up with NBCUniversal Digital Enterprises to offer a new online streaming comedy channel. Dubbed Seeso , the channel will use thePlatform's cloud-based mpx video publishing system to "deliver on-demand and live streaming video services and commerce, providing centralized video uploads, easy workflow management, metadata management, subscriber management, transactions, viewing rights enforcement, and automated publishing across devices and video players," the company said.

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