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The Humor Code’s Five Best Comedy Clubs In The U.S.

While traveling the world exploring the science of what makes things funny, we stumbled on an important question: What makes a good comedy club? According to many of the comics we interviewed, a “good room” is one that’s dimly lit, densely packed, with hard chairs, low ceilings, a red curtain, and nothing at all that’s blue.

04/01/2014

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Comedy Giants Contend For Emmys: Which Actors Will Bring Home The Win?

The comedy categories in this year’s prime time Emmy Awards are packed with major talent. From Lena Dunham to Bob Newhart, there are major stars vying for the top honors this year. Check out who might take home the Emmy – do you agree?

08/22/2013

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Jerry O’Connell Gets Skimpy On ‘We Are Men’

Jerry O’Connell got a surprise when he saw part of his character’s wardrobe in the new CBS comedy “We Are Men.”

07/31/2013

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Pick-A-Side: Which Is Your Favorite Comedy?

04/01/2013

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REWIND: Who Has The Best Comedy Album?

With so many hilarious nominees, how will the voters pick just one to award with a GRAMMY this year? Will Jimmy Fallon’s star-studded line-up of music guests put him over the top? Will Tenacious D, […]

01/28/2013

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‘The Talk’ Host Sheryl Underwood Spreads Cheer On TV Hill Ahead Of Local Stand-Up Gig

One of the stars of the CBS daytime show “The Talk” will headline this weekend at a local comedy club, but she first stopped by our studios.

01/25/2013

Baltimondo!

Still waiting for the reunion of Whose Line is it Anyway? We are too, but in the mean time laugh until you cry, or worse at Baltimondo!

08/24/2012

Sheila Dixon

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Dixon To Be Roasted For Charity

Former Baltimore Mayor Sheila Dixon, who resigned in 2010 amid scandal, will be teased and insulted — all for charity.

04/19/2012

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Baltimore Spring Comedy Preview

As the old saying goes, laughter is the best medicine. These comedians are coming to the Baltimore area and are sure to stir up enough laughter to make your side ache. Come out for a night of laughs and fun at some of Baltimore’s hottest comedy clubs.

03/22/2012

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HBO To Start Filming VEEP In Maryland This Week

HBO is set to begin filming the series VEEP in Maryland. The comedy is set near the White House and stars Julia Louis-Dreyfus.

10/03/2011

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‘Strong Like Bull’ Brings Laughter To Local Opera

In Joshua Bornfield’s newest opera, Strong Like Bull, two warring parties compete for political power, and are confounded—through hijinks and trickery—by a third. It’s a classic plot, but Bornfield’s wit and keen sense of the absurd put this time-tested structure to work for a more bristling, ornamental humor–one that isn’t afraid to skewer the inanities of modern political life while poking fun at opera itself.

08/29/2011

Friday, Feb. 18, 2011

Don and Marty talked to actor Brandon Jackson about his new movie, and Ron Matz was in North Baltimore talking about Loyola lacrosse.

02/18/2011