Archive for the 'phillyist' Category

Larry Mendte Returns to Stand-up

An oxymoron? I would think so. I looked up Satire on Wikipedia and found this:
In satire, human or individual vices, follies, abuses, or shortcomings are held up to censure by means of ridicule, derision, burlesque, irony, or other methods, ideally with the intent to bring about improvement. Although satire is usually meant to be funny, [...]

Former Mayor John Street on the 3G iPhone
Money Shot:
Which of course brings me to the excellent 3G technology. Browsing the web in Safari is now 2.4 times faster than the EDGE network and 100,000 times faster than that shitty Wireless Philadelphia network.

Phillyist Interview…The Philly Sketchfest
Money Shot:
Do you think other cities take Philly seriously when it comes to comedy?
I think we’re below the radar at this point. It’s not so much that people don’t think we have a good comedy scene, it’s that they don’t know if we have one at all. A lot of stand-ups love [...]

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