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"Jesse, you only like rap music."


Band of Horses, "No One's Gonna Love You" from The FADER on Vimeo.

WRONG. I also like THE HORSE BAND, and their hit single "No One's Gonna Love You."

Podcast: Reno 911!'s Stars and Creators Thomas Lennon, Robert Ben Garant and Kerri Kenney-Silver


Thomas Lennon, Robert Ben Garant and Kerri Kenney-Silver are the co-creators and co-stars of Comedy Central's Reno 911!. The show, a mockumentary in the style of COPS, is headed into the second half of its fifth season. The trio also collaborated on the Comedy Central series Viva Variety, and worked together as members of the sketch comedy group The State.

During our interview, they revealed that The State will be producing a Comedy Central special later this year, along with a DVD release of the full series, including numerous extras.

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Reno 911 Returns Tonight


Coming up tommorow, an interview with Kerri Kenney-Silver, Thomas Lennon and Robert Ben Garant.

But for now: Kenny-Silver and AMERICA'S FUNNIEST MAN, Mr. Andrew Daly.

The Masters of Song-Fu


Speaking of Paul & Storm and Jonathan Coulton, our old pal Ken Plume over at Quickstop Entertainment is running a very interesting competition. He's asked P&S, Coulton and Doc Hammer (The Venture Brothers) to serve as "Iron Chefs" for a songwriting contest called The Masters of Song-Fu. They take on 20 challengers, writing a song in just one week on a theme suggested by the site.

This week, it's "Write A Classic TV Theme for Yourself."

Should be interesting.

We dance just as good as we walk!

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This is right up there with DJ Quik's "Pitch In Ona Party" on my list of ALL TIME JAMS. Pitch In is below.

Tighten Up via LonelySandwich

Goodbye Fair Game?


Public Radio Program Directors News is reporting that PRI is pulling the plug on Fair Game. I don't have any inside info to offer, other than that this is a dissapointment. It certainly speaks to how hostile the environment out there is to new public radio programs.

Podcast: Jordan, Jesse GO!: Ep. 61B: Humiliating Failures


Jesse, Jordan and special guest Dan Kennedy discuss humiliation and suchlike. Part two of a two part show.

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Internets Celebrities: Checkmate


Dallas and Rafi check out the Check Cashing hustle. Golden.

I hereby declare that the Internets Celebrities are as DELIGHTFUL as they are INFORMATIVE!

The Sound of Young America Live! in New York


Yes folks, it has indeed been confirmed. The Sound of Young America will be live in New York City next month as part of Sketchfest NYC.

It's a matinee show, Saturday June 14th at 4PM. Tickets just went on sale for only ten bucks at the UCB theater website. I'm still working on confirming guests, but there should be some cool people on the bill, so buy those tickets now.

There are also lots of other amazing shows in the festival, which you really oughta go to. More on that later. For now, just buy those tickets.

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