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A profile of the late-night host.

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The tragi-comic career of a nobody comedian from the 1940s who ditched his wife, child, and eventually his own name.

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Four unhealthy, bearded, mostly unknown comedians from Atlanta tour 3,020 miles in a van.

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The name Shecky can vacillate from noun to verb to adjective. The opinion of every comedian during that gilded age of show business, whether they were Republican Bob Hope or hipster Lenny Bruce, is that Shecky Greene was the the wildest of them all. The craziest of them all. Most importantly - the funniest of them all.
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A profile of the up-and-coming comedian just after the cancellation of his VH1 talk show, Late World with Zach. His sentiment at the time: “Hollywood is just such a fucking idiot machine.”

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Louis C.K. has a deal unlike anyone else’s on TV: his network, FX, has no approval rights and offers no notes. He is also the show’s lone writer, editor, director, and star. A profile.

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On the late comedian Bill Hicks, just as a performance on Letterman is deemed unfit for network TV.