Jul 29, 2022
“Comedy is the ultimate truth. Jazz is hitting the notes that no one else would hit, and comedy is saying words that no one else would say.” ~ Tommy Chong
“Marijuana was a new phenomenon when we started. Now it’s for everyone – doctors, lawyers, presidents.” ~ Cheech Marin
I was lucky enough to be in the...
May 21, 2022
Dave Foley, Bruce McCulloch, Kevin McDonald, Mark McKinney, and
Scott Thompson are Kids in the Hall.
Many people consider KITH the funniest sketch comedy show ever to appear on TV and Film. The other half are fans of the absurdist genius of Monty Python etc.
The Kids mixed that absurdist humour with irony.
Mar 19, 2022
Film Critic. Entertainment Journalist. (WDAS Kansas City). Creator. Producer. On the board of the Critics Choice Assn in LA.
Producer of A Celebration of Black Cinema. Currently shaping The Black Movie Hall of Fame in Kansas City.
Shawn returns to share a recap of the 2022 Critics Choice Awards last...
Jan 8, 2022
Hey kids. What’s the secret of great comedy? TIMING.
Just as we were starting to post our latest podcast, this weeks guest Brent Butt posted this message:
SORRY TO ANNOUNCE THAT MY JANUARY STAND UP SHOWS HAVE BEEN POSTPONED AGAIN
Sorry for the Butt Bummer.
However, we have some great news. Brent Butt, star of...
Dec 30, 2021
Canada is famous for its hockey and hockey stars.
Singers and Songwriters? Yup!
However, never at the top of the list and sometimes lost in the debate is one of our greatest resources “Funny”.
We do funny as well as anyone.
Dan Aykroyd. Martin Short. John Candy. The people of Schitt’s Creek, Second City, ...