This is the first in a series in which we ask comedians about the comedians they enjoy. Here, friend of Esquire Jim Norton talks about Chelsea Peretti, who was most recently a writer for Parks and Recreation and has made guest appearances on Louie and The Sarah Silverman Program.
Podcast: Deep S##! w/ Baron Vaughn. “Failure” with Hasan Minhaj. Download Link: Here. iTunes: Here. Official Link: Here.
Hasan Minhaj and I navigate our way through our complimentary neuroses involving Failure. We pick at our respective comedy careers in such a way that they look like corpses to us. Also, we laugh! HAHAHA! Music by Well Dun.
[I love how these two nerd out, especially Minhaj. Good listen.]
Whooping applause welcomes Louis Katz, comedian/director/person, to the crowning of his album recording; a hot, Sacramento crowd. Such love isn’t something to squander, oh no, as Katz returns the sentiment with immediate self-deprecation, the kind characterized by skyward chin, erect spine and a flaccid penis hanging through a gaping, open fly.
"I met Moshe right when he started doing comedy in San Francisco. It’s fun to see a guy go from to zero to Jesus-this-guy-is-a-great-comedian. I got to see him experiment with what type of comedian he wanted to be, and now he’s truly a force to be reckoned with."