Want to know who moved on from Tuesday night's preliminary rounds of the stand-up contest for the 2009 Boston Comedy Festival? Well, here you go (and according to this news, apparently some comedians I know, and some comedians I don't know but know are funny, also did not advance to the semis, not to take anything away from the comedians I know who are funny and did advance! get it? got it? good!):

From prelim 5: Tim Kaelin, Kelly MacFarland, Karen Rontkowski, Auggie Smith

From prelim 6: Orlando Baxter, Harrison Greenbaum, Matthew Lumpkin, Daniel St. Germain