How to Be

A book with the title You're a Horrible Person, But I Like You: The Believer Book of Advice implies certain things. Namely smart, funny,…

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The Giggles

Comedians who tell good marijuana jokes tap into their psychedelic unconscious, cobbling together dim memories of long stretches amidst burrito heels and Xbox controllers….

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On the Lookout

Comedian Beata Bakhtiari takes after Sarah Silverman: She's going there. “I don't really have a problem with child abuse, as long as it's not…

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That Cracka's Crazy

On his 2006 CD, Two Drink Mike, comedian Mike Birbiglia reclaims the C-word. No, not the C-word that will inspire your girlfriend to hurl…

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Celebrity Sound Bites!

Hey, Patton Oswalt, what does Sucka Free City mean to you? Catch Patton, Jimmy Kimmel, Sarah Silverman, and other yucksters this Saturday, April 1,…

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Grind It Out With Pam

Comedy Central Roast of Pamela Anderson: Uncensored! (Paramount) This sucker's vulgar — duh — but not shocking in the least bit; Sarah Silverman swears,…

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Repertory Film Listings

Commentary by Gregg Rickman (greggr1@mindspring.com). Times compiled from information available Tuesday; it's always advisable to call for confirmation. Price given is standard adult admission;…

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This Week's Day-by-Day Picks

Wednesday, November 23, 2005 Yes, Kate Eric has two first names, but that's because Kate Eric is not a she but a they, as…

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Jesus Saves

Sarah Silverman speaks the unspeakable. And funny? Oh hell, yes.

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