Day: October 27, 2011

On Leno, Kathleen Madigan talks politics, drugs, guns

Kathleen Madigan was on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno this week. Not the same episode as President Barack Obama. But close. Very close. So close that Madigan still felt comfortable expressing her opinion on Obama’s job performance, as well as the Republican challengers. Madigan also makes a compelling case for how marijuana is not a gateway drug. And she has a rational argument for limiting the sale of semi-automatic weapons. Hey, maybe Madigan should run for president! Madigan in 2012! Oh, wait. As she says herself, she’s probably too lazy or too busy for the job. Depending upon...

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Patrice O’Neal, 41, suffers stroke: status unknown

In a just world, the Comedy Gods weed out the no-talent hacks and leave the true voices to prosper. Alas, alack, we do not always live in a just world. And so it is that the Comedy Gods are wreaking havoc on another of our true voices: Patrice O’Neal. Many of you woke up Wednesday as I did, learning that O’Neal, only 41, had suffered a stroke. We don’t know much more than that. And that is how our comedy peers and friends want it to be. Which cannot be good. A week after the fact, all we know...

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