Jim Gaffigan’s “Mr Universe” Launches Straight To Fans

Let’s call it the wave of direct comedy. Today, another high-profile comedian has launched their new standup special from their website, straight to fans, without any middleman to speak of. The eternally pale Jim Gaffigan’s special “Mr. Universe” is now…

Celebrities Are Real People, And Your Tweets Hurt Them

One great thing about Twitter is that at its best, it is a tool for open dialogue. Not just between everyday people across the world (although that part is pretty cool), but between everyday people and celebrities. Not every celebrity…

Aziz Ansari Joins Louis C.K., Releases New Standup Online

Comedian and actor (Parks & Recreation) Aziz Ansari is joining the ranks of high-profile comedians that are cutting out the middleman and releasing their work straight to the internet masses. On Tuesday, he released his new standup special, Dangerously Delicious…

Louis C.K. Finds Success Distributing Comedy Special Sans-DRM

It used to be when you bought a product, it was yours to keep. There was a time you could buy a video game or movie and you could do whatever you wanted with it. You could let a friend…

Louis C.K. Thinks Twitter Will Taint The Second Coming Of Christ

Louis C.K. is a comedian, actor, and all around voice of reason when it comes to some of the stranger aspects of modern culture. Not only is his stand-up some of the funniest of all time, but his FX show…