'I Have Something Special to Show You' and Other Ways to Ruin a One…

I scored a stand-up gig opening for a local headliner at a comedy club in Orange, New Jersey. Calling it a comedy club was generous — it was more of an abandoned event space in the basement of a family restaurant. The stage was a small wooden platform, like a children's sandbox turned upside down, surrounded by a… » 3/30/13 11:00am 3/30/13 11:00am

Are We in the Midst of a Feline Obesity Epidemic?

A little less than a month after Meow, a Santa Fe shelter cat that garnered some celebrity for weighing 39-pounds, died in an ecstasy of ice cream-flavored wet food sprinkled over ice cream, new fat cats have ambled into the spotlight to stake their own claims to fame. 30-pound SpongeBob momentarily captured the… » 6/03/12 12:00pm 6/03/12 12:00pm

Garfield Interpretations Are Inspiring

Lasagna Cat is a project created by the folks at Fatal Farm, in which they act out Garfield comic strips. As you can see in this video, Jim Davis' work doesn't really translate well. (Maybe that's why those live-action movies sucked butt so bad?) Anyway, Lasagna Cat is just about the most awesome thing I've seen in… » 7/15/08 6:00pm 7/15/08 6:00pm