Comedy Central Presents began rolling out the new season of half-hour stand-up specials overnight. Here is the schedule for January 2009. Kurt Metzger and Doug Benson kicked off the season Friday night. You can see them again early Saturday morning, and just after midnight on Tuesday morning.

Other comedians getting debuts this month:
Jan. 16: Anthony Jeselnik, Brian Scolaro
Jan. 23: Jasper Redd, Rob Stapleton
Jan. 30: Tommy Johnagin, Jamie Lissow