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Tommy Chong Interview: Cheech & Chong's Pot-Themed "Bud Farm" Takes Gamers on a Trip Back to the Groovy '70s

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Tommy Chong

Canadian actor, writer, director, musician, comedian and cannabis rights activist Tommy Chong is known for his marijuana-themed Cheech & Chong comedy albums and movies with Cheech Marin, as well as playing the character Leo on the hit sitcom That ‘70s Show. The first ever Cheech & Chong video game, Bud Farm, in which Cheech and Chong take you back to the 1970s, is available for free download on April 20, 2020. In Bud Farm, Cheech & Chong find themselves stranded in the tiny hamlet of Hierba Verde. With no dope to be found, they start growing their own and stumble […]

Thursday

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May 2018

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Reggie Watts Interview: "Late Late Show" Bandleader Talks Live Improv Sitcom and James Corden

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Reggie Watts

Reggie Watts is an iconoclastic comedian/musician/beatboxer who has appeared on Comedy Bang! Bang!, The Electric Company and can currently be seen as the bandleader on The Late Late Show with James Corden. He has teamed up with creative media company Butcher Bird Studios on May 24, 2018, for a one-night-only live performance of the sitcom Crowe’s Nest. Watts, alongside Rory Scovel and Kate Berlant, will recreate the popular characters from his 2016 Netflix special Spatial in a completely improvised and live-streamed half-hour episode. Butcher Bird Studios will stream the event live from its Glendale studio. Crowe’s Nest will stream through YouTube via Watts’ YouTube […]

Saturday

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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. The 49-year-old was named one of […]

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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. In addition to Burnett, The Carol Burnett Show starred Harvey Korman, Vicki Lawrence and Lyle Waggoner and featured celebrity guests each week. In 1975, frequent guest star Tim Conway became a regular after Waggoner left the series, and in 1977, Dick Van Dyke replaced Korman for much of the final season. Over its 11-season run, the show earned 25 Emmy Awards and […]