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Boomer & Carton, Top Comedians Raise Over $80K For Sandy Relief

WFAN co-hosts Craig Carton and Boomer Esiason wanted to stand up for their neighbors affected by Superstorm Sandy — so they got together the top names in comedy for a one-night-only event.

11/23/2012

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Boomer & Carton Announce Huge Night Of Comedy For Sandy Relief Efforts

Artie Lange, Nick DiPaolo, Michael Che, Sherrod Small, John Pizzi and Colin Quinn are all scheduled to take the stage at Manhattan’s historic Beacon Theatre on Wednesday, Nov. 21, with more names expected to join the lineup.

11/13/2012

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RIP ‘Hee Haw’ Co-Creator Frank Peppiatt

With “Hee Haw,” Frank Peppiatt and his partner John Aylesworth created one of the most iconic musical variety shows in television history.

11/12/2012

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Jerry Seinfeld To Perform Five-Borough Comedy Tour This Fall

Hopefully it won’t be all “yadda yadda yadda” when Jerry Seinfeld brings his shtick back to Thursday nights in New York City.

07/25/2012

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Taylor Swift And Ellen DeGeneres Showcase Comedic Chemistry In ‘Ellen’ Season 10 Promos

There’s never a dull moment when Taylor Swift and Ellen DeGeneres get together. Watch what they’ve cooked up for Ellen’s Season 10 promos!

07/20/2012

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NYC’s 5 Best Summer Theater Activities For Kids

Whether your little one dreams of taking the stage as a Broadway baby, or your teen has visions of comedic fame, these are the coolest summer programs for your aspiring star.

06/21/2012

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The 5 Best Places To See Stand-Up Comedy in NYC

If you want to see stand-up comedy, there’s no better place to come to than New York City. Here are our favorite spots to see both famous comedians and up-and-coming stars, from the popular venues to the little known haunts.

CBS New York–01/06/2012

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Gotham Gossipist: Tracy Morgan, Still As Insulting As Ever?

If you’re Tracy Morgan’s PR person, it’s our guess you’re probably looking for new work.

06/29/2011

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Improv Troupe Takes Brooklyn Beaches Black Tie

You may remember the comedy troupe called Improv Everywhere. Their latest adventure took them to Brooklyn, and they went in style!

09/02/2010

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