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February 2018

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Margaret Cho Interview: Legendary Comedian on Trump: "I’m Also Just Tired of This Crazy Person"

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Margaret Cho

Five-time Grammy and Emmy nominated comedian Margaret Cho’s popular “Fresh off the Bloat” tour begins on February 14, 2018, at the Hollywood Improv and ends in June at the Helium Comedy Club in St. Louis, and it is being called her sickest standup comedy show to date. A pioneer amongst women in comedy, Cho doesn’t take anything for granted as she continues to tackle difficult subjects with sensitivity and razor sharp insight with her takes on addiction, abuse, activism and “Asianess.” It’s all about the politics of disgust and what is disgusting about politics.

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December 2017

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Carol Burnett Interview: TV Icon Celebrates 50th Anniversary of "The Carol Burnett Show"

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Carol Burnett

Carol Burnett’s extraordinary entertainment career spans six decades and encompasses television, film and Broadway. She is best known for her long-running television variety series, The Carol Burnett Show, which originally aired on CBS and premiered September 11, 1967.

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Monday

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November 2017

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Tommy Chong Interview: "If We Didn't Have Trump, My Life Would Be Perfect"

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Tommy Chong

Tommy Chong is perhaps best known as one-half of the legendary cannabis-fueled comedy duo Cheech & Chong, which minted six gold records and released eight films during their reign, for which Chong also co-wrote and directed. Up in Smoke (1978), the highest grossing comedy of the time, topped $100 million at the box office. Chong is also highly recognizable from his role as the aging, hippie photo store worker “Leo” on That 70s Show, which aired on television from 1998 to 2006 in its original run.

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June 2016

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Trae Crowder Interview: "The Only Thing That Makes 'Liberal Redneck' a Character Is That It’s Me Cranked Up to Eleven"

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Trae Crowder

Recently earning national attention (or notoriety, depending on your viewpoint) for his “Liberal Redneck” series of viral videos, Trae Crowder has been performing his particular brand of Southern-fried intellectual comedy in the Southeast and beyond for the past six years.

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