Sara Benincasa

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    May 7, 2014

    New York's Comedy Community Remembers Jiwon Lee

    Monday's local headlines announced that the body of 29-year-old Columbia dental student Jiwon Lee was found Saturday in the Hudson River. Most outlets reported that she was last seen at her apartment the evening of April 1, served as president of the university's American Student Dental Association, ... More >>

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    March 7, 2012
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    February 15, 2012


    Kicking anxiety with Sara Benincasa

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    March 2, 2010


    Avatar, 10 Best Picture nominations, long, boring speeches—yes!

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    March 2, 2010


    Emerging comedians awarded for their ability to make us laugh

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2009

    Sarah Palin To Be Played By A Dildo Puppet!

    The press release explains all: "When Sarah Palin announced she was releasing her memoir, Going Rogue: An American Life, on Nov. 17, she didn't realize she'd be competing to tell her life story with a six-inch, flesh-colored, suction-based dildo.

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2009

    CMJ Day Two: Margaret Cho at the Living Room

    Stacey Anderson Margaret Cho plus Emilyn Brodsky, Elon James White The Living Room Wednesday, October 21 I don't know what the true barometer for stupidity is, but it may just be this: not realizing you are watching a bisexually themed comedy show, instead of a depressed Russian folk singer-songwr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2009

    I'm Playing Match Game Live! Again

    I'm getting out my best Brett Somers hair and my curliest Charles Nelson Reilly merkin because it's time for another Match Game Live!, the funsy game show put on by host Bern Lerman for a crowd of panting people, some of whom become wildly lucky enough to get dragged into the action. It could be you ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    March 11, 2009


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