Netflix's launch in Australia has us all chomping at the content bit.
See full summary » Join us for a Facebook Live chat with American Honey star Sasha Lane on Monday, Sept. See full summary » Named after Hitler's first failed coup attempt, Beer Hall Putsch draws you deeper into the acerbic comic's clear-sighted view of the world with his newest one hour stand-up special recorded live at Dante's in Portland.
See full summary » Marc Maron returns to his old stomping grounds for an intimate special in which he takes stock of himself.
Like the legends who were born out of smokey, booze-soaked nightclubs of decades past, Doug Stanhope spews his own ...
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"New Wave Entertainment will record international comedy sensation Doug Stanhope’s new hour-long stand-up special at Portland venue Dante’s on Thursday, April 4th…The special will be recorded in the intimate setting of Portland, Oregon’s legendary club Dante’s. “Dante’s is where it all started for me in terms of booking my own gigs outside of comedy clubs,” says Stanhope.
I don’t know if he was serious about it being sponsored by Google or not, I’m thinking it was a joke because he expects everyone to Google search for "Beer Hall Putsch" like I had to (it was Hitler’s failed attempt of a revolution in the early ’20s before he took power).
Lord knows where Stanhope is going to take this thing with a name like that, so I’d recommend anyone who’s easily offended to not bother with his comedy.
Also, Stanhope made the news in Arizona for speaking a gay rights debate over marriage: On April 2, 2013 the Bisbee Arizona City Council held a vote to approve Civil Unions for gay couples.
In the special, Stanhope effortlessly bends a story of a half-dead boxing legend propped up by his trophy wife to sell tickets to community theater into a pognant recounting of assisting in his mother's suicide, then into a twisted NFL sex fantasy.