V.24 No.18 | 4/30/2015
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Offended by the Offended
Bill Maher confronts politics, religion and the far left
Bill Maher talks to Genevieve Mueller about his roots and the liberal problem of political correctness in anticipation of his May 2 appearance.
V.24 No.16 | 4/16/2015
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John Mulaney’s Delicate Weirdness
Boy-next-door comedian talks stand-up, SNL and human absurdity
Don’t let the innocent persona fool you—John Mulaney’s comedy cuts to the heart of weird humanity.
V.24 No.9 | 2/26/2015
Brothers in Smarm
Comics Bryan Cook and Derek Sheen transport odd-couple dynamic to the Guild
Like two peas in a raging and observant pod, Bryan Cook and Derek Sheen hit the Guild for a double whammy of hilarity.
V.23 No.38 | 9/18/2014
Rage and Humor
Lewis Black talks politics, anger and making it at an older age
Genevieve Mueller chats with comedian of fury Lewis Black about anger and stupidity.
V.23 No.30 | 7/24/2014
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He and She and You
Married to comedy
Relationships are funny like that. Traveling duo Teresa and Doug Wyckoff dole out laughs and advice at The Cell Theatre.
V.23 No.26 | 6/26/2014
Pro-choice dramedy is pregnant with possibility
Comedian Jenny Slate impresses in mood-straddling abortion-based dramedy Obvious Child.
V.23 No.22 | 5/29/2014
Andy Kindler on What Makes a Comic
Twitter can help launch a career, says Andy Kindler, but it sure as hell doesn’t make you a stand-up comic.
V.23 No.21 | 5/22/2014
An Anxious Absurdity
Marc Maron on WTF is up with comedy
Albuquerque made Marc Maron. The cantankerous meta-jokester and cat aficionado talks comedy, influence and unhappiness in his Alibi interview.
V.23 No.19 | 5/8/2014
Accordion to Tenuta You All Are Sex Slaves
Comedy pioneer Judy Tenuta broke barriers with her own version of the sex-positive feminist revolution 30 years ago.
V.23 No.15 | 4/10/2014
Fear and Self-Loathing
Dave Ross and comedic anxiety
Neurotic much? LA comic Dave Ross deals with his issues and yours onstage at ArtBar on Tuesday, April 8.
V.23 No.11 | 3/13/2014
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T.J. Miller, Vulnerability and the Mind of a Comic
Genevieve Mueller dishes on lessons learned in comedy clubs and onstage.
V.23 No.3 | 1/16/2014
Walking the Line
Bill Burr talks trust, evolution and fans
Whether he’s talking politics or domestic violence, comedian Bill Burr is known for pushing the limits.
V.22 No.45 | 11/7/2013
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Seize the Comedy
Mile High in the 505
Carpe Diem Comedy connects ABQ to the wider funny world.
V.22 No.41 | 10/10/2013
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Get In On the Joke
Comedy Awareness Week returns to ABQ
Genevieve Mueller covers the 2nd annual Comedy Awareness Week, from stand-up and improv sets to contests to how-tos from the pros.
V.22 No.36 | 9/5/2013
Finding Reggie Watts
An Albuquerque comedian’s adventures in Denver
Comedy maven Genevieve Mueller went looking for Reggie Watts, but she found something a lot bigger.