Comedy

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PODCAST PAGE: The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee 9-5-14 John Hines Filling In.

John Hines remembers Joan Rivers when he sits in for Dave Lee. Click the link above to listen to highlights from Friday’s show…

09/05/2014

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Dave Chappelle Talks Quitting “Chappelle’s Show” With David Letterman

Dave Chappelle made his first late-night appearance in more than six years Tuesday, and one of the first questions he was asked was why he quit his cult sketch comedy show “Chappelle’s Show.”

06/11/2014

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The Humor Code’s Five Best Comedy Clubs In The US

While traveling the world exploring the science of what makes things funny, we stumbled on an important question: What makes a good comedy club? According to many of the comics we interviewed, a “good room” is one that’s dimly lit, densely packed, with hard chairs, low ceilings, a red curtain, and nothing at all that’s blue.

04/01/2014

Ron Burgundy

2-11-14 David Koechner On The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee!

“Champ Kind” from the Anchorman films, David Koechner talked with Dave Lee, listen to the unedited version by clicking the link above!

02/12/2014

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Governor Christie Traffic Jam

Jimmy Fallon and Bruce Springsteen have fun with Bridgegate on Late Night.

01/15/2014

Sid Hartman

1-10-14 Sid Hartman’s ESTATE SALE…..THE COMMERCIAL YOU HAVE ALL BEEN TALKING ABOUT.

Click the link to hear THEEE so called commercial for Sid’s Estate Sale.

01/10/2014

Ryan McVay

12-11-13 Letters To Santa On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Laugh along with Santa and Dave by clicking the link to listen!

12/11/2013

Ron Burgundy

Ron Burgundy Sings For Mayor Ford

Ron Burgundy, The Anchorman, shows his support for Toronto Mayor Rob Ford.

11/21/2013

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One-On-One With Dave Chappelle

Comedian Dave Chappelle is enjoying a successful run at First Avenue and he’s also added an extra show at the Pantages Theatre Saturday. Today, Chappelle sat down with his good friend, WCCO reporter, Reg Chapman to talk about his week in Minneapolis, what’s ahead and more.

11/14/2013

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Iowa State Offers Standup Comedy Course To Students

An Iowa State University course is teaching stand-up comedy to help students with their public speaking. Students are learning to write and tell jokes during the Comedy College course being taught at the Ames campus.

10/16/2013

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Jerry Seinfeld Comes To Mpls. On Jan. 17

The man known for making fun of life’s mundane minutiae is coming to Minneapolis on Jan. 17. Tickets to see Jerry Seinfeld perform his stand-up routine at Hennepin Theatre Trust’s Orpheum Theatre come January 2014, go on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 4.

09/27/2013

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Billy Crystal Previews 700 Sundays With Dave Lee

Dave Lee talked with actor/director Billy Crystal about the new tour of his one-man play ‘700 Sundays’.

09/16/2013

62nd Show Host Jimmy Fallon

Joking Bad

Jimmy Fallon creates a Breaking Bad parody that would make Vince Gilligan jealous. Check it out!

09/12/2013

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Return Of Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart made his triumphant return to The Daily Show on Tuesday. It took time, but the staff got him back to the old Jon.

09/04/2013

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Comedy Giants Contend For Emmys: Which Actors Will Bring Home The Win?

The comedy categories in this year’s prime time Emmy Awards are packed with major talent. From Lena Dunham to Bob Newhart, there are major stars vying for the top honors this year. Check out who might take home the Emmy – do you agree?

08/22/2013

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