Jessi Klein

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2014

    Kurt Metzger Talks Emmy Nominations, Jim Norton, and Amy Schumer

    Chappelle's Show vet and Comedy Cellar regular Kurt Metzger says he's done courting the ire of bloggers who feign outrage in the service of page counts: "If you like it, good, and otherwise don't even watch it. I don't need to break it down any more than that." At the final party of Montreal's Just ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2014

    Cheap Laughs:The Best Indie Comedy This Week, 6/18 - 6/24

    This week in Cheap Laughs, we have bathroom secrets, light bulb eaters, click-clapping hipsters, the shining light of inner beauty, and a giant pile of donuts. It's a finger-licking seven days. Here's our rundown of the best in independently produced New York comedy this week. See also: Hannibal Bu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2013

    Cheap Laughs: The Best in Indie and Alt Comedy This Week

    Labor Day is just a week away. It's your last chance to see comedians work dirtier, push envelopes harder, and tell industrial quantities of Ben Affleck/Batman jokes before "real life" resumes. Here are our picks for the best of the bunch. See also: Comedian Kurt Braunohler Misses You All the Time, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2013

    Cheap Laughs: The Best in Independent and Alternative Comedy This Week

    The dog days of summer are here. And admit it: you can't stand the thought of another outdoor concert, where you pretend to enjoy three art school dropouts indulge their irony-free love of noodling. Change it up, save your money, and go see some comedy in some of New York's finest air-conditioned ve ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    January 4, 2012


    Comedians take on the tough questions

  • Voice Choices

    March 16, 2011


    Look at this fucking House of Representatives

  • Voice Choices

    November 3, 2010


    Thao Nguyen drops into radio's past

  • Voice Choices

    December 15, 2009


    Two events to cure any Jew's Christmas blues

  • People

    July 12, 2005

    The Sex Lives of Comedians

    Do comics do it better? An inside look at the laughter-to-orgasm ratio

  • People

    January 11, 2005
  • NYC Life

    November 2, 2004

    Vive la France!

    Election night parties go sour; say heckno to techno, R.I.P. sonic groove