13 days ago | Culture
New York Public Radio president Laura Walker's jaw dropped when she read a study reporting that only 20 percent of the podcasts on the iTunes top 100 were hosted or co-hosted by a woman. It was 2013, and she wasn't having it. Walker had a new miss...
2 months ago | Comedy
After mega-success crafting vehicles for the best performers in the business, comedy's greatest producer is applying his Midas touch to the last comedian anybody expected: himself. Judd Apatow debuted his first stand-up special to three sold-out c...
7 months ago | History
Besides being one of stand-up comedy's most iconic rooms, the Comedy Store in West Hollywood — which turns 45 this week — is also one of its most difficult. Originally a prohibition-era night club in the '30s with ties to Bugsy Siegal, its still-c...
9 months ago | Best of L.A.
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