Bobcat Goldthwait (#SF80s) @ comedypalaceshow by Sam Varela

Bobcat Goldthwait (#SF80s) @ comedypalaceshow by Sam Varela

"Has No Reference to Paul Revere’s Ride" by Paula Poundstone (#SF80s). Album: I Heart Jokes: Paula Tells Them In Boston. Year: 2013. 

(Source: Spotify)

Bobby Slayton (#SF80s) by Dan Dion #365ComedianPortriats
Sue Murphy and Dan St. Paul by James Owens

Sue Murphy and Dan St. Paul by James Owens

"Perfect Fear" by Dana Gould (#SF80s) @ John Oliver’s New York Stand-Up Show (via comedycentral)

David Feldman (#SF80s) Dan Dion #365ComedianPortriats

#SF80s. Written by Megh Wright

 

Podcast: RIFF-erendum with Steven Pearl and Al Clethen. Episode: Marga Gomez. Download Link: Here. iTunes Link: Here. Official Link: Here

[Three of my favorite Bay Area folk heroes throw the verbal frisbee around in an episode of showbiz dads, intimidating gatekeepers, cabaret and more. Check it out]

[I’m a little late but nonetheless intrigued by the widely revered comedian’s second foray into Oscar hosting. It always seemed disastrous when overly sensitive institutions picked iconoclastic satirists (e.g. Chris Rock or Seth McFarlane) to rough them up a bit — on censored television no less! DeGeneres seems like a better wit-fit considering that actors aren’t good with roughplay. But what do I know? I don’t even have a television.]