Remembering Mitch Hedberg
Years ago, Chris Rock and I were writing a shitty movie together. We were talking about comedians. We went to Mitch Hedberg’s site (this is before he died) and watched one of his Letterman sets. At the time, Chris and I were (and are) both wind-bag, stage-stalking, hammer a premise to the ground comics. We watched Mitch, who just fired beautiful fastballs one after the other. Joke joke joke. All solid. All amazing. Non-stop. Five minutes of it. We were in awe of it. Much respect to Mitch Hedberg.
– Louis CKPublished on January 14, 2012
Louis CK sucks at social media, but he sure can sell
I just bought Louis CK’s new comedy special, Live at the Beacon Theater, online. I went to Louisck.com, slammed $5 PayPal dollars down on the counter, and I downloaded the 1.2GB of video from his site. Judging from the response on Twitter, thousands of other people have as well. Even the kids at Reddit are buying this thing. (more…)Published on December 11, 2011