Content tagged with "comedy"

I Might Regret This: Essays, Drawings, Vulnerabilities, and Other Stuff
Book Review
August 2, 2022

“I bought this because (1) I loved Broad City, and (2) I have always wanted to drive across country. This is a book of essays and personal reflections from Abbi Jacobson – one of the creators of Broad…”

Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)
Book Review
December 22, 2015

“I love Mindy Kaling so much, but she’s not nearly as funny in this book. The book is sort of an auto-biography, but not very deep, and with the obvious intent to be more funny than anything else….”

Is This Anything?
Reading List
Book Review
March 13, 2022

“Here’s the thing to understand: this is 400 pages of Seinfeld’s standup. That’s it. It’s very little more than this. I thought this was an examination of Jerry’s creative process. It’s not at all….”

Live from New York: An Oral History of Saturday Night Live
Reading List
Book Review
December 31, 2017

“Incredible oral history of Saturday Night Live. There’s no actual narrative to this book – the entire thing is just a series of anecdotes told by cast members, writers, occasional hosts, and others. I…”