This is the trailer for my new book. You didn't used to have to do trailers for books, but...
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This is my book. It comes out August 2nd. It is a nonpartisan look at politics in the U.S.A....
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Alas, I'm afraid my blog is more neglected than one of Charlie Sheen's children. There are several reasons. Babies,...
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Tonight I will be reading at KGB, an East Village bar named after Russia's hilarious secret security apparatus. My...
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This is a tour I did of the offices of Glenn Beck. He is the most loved man in...
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Do you live in beautiful Durango, Colorado? Are you going to the Durango Independent Film Festival this weekend? OH...
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A "breakdown" is industry parlance for a list of the characters in a script that a casting director is looking...
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The Deposition of Lou Bagetta, the short film I made that I won't stop talking about much to your...
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The following is a list of friends and acquaintances with books out recently. If you're looking for something to read,...
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The Canadian premiere of Deposition took place on Thursday, July 23rd at the Just For Laughs film festival, which...
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For this, we wandered around Bryant Park with a tiny camera and a karaoke microphone, giving us a nice...
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My violent, swear-laden mafia comedy screens Sunday, June 7th at Laemmle's Sunset 5 movie theater in Los Angeles. It appears in Competition Block 4 as part of the Dances With Films festival that I am accidentally not at.
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The paperback version of In the Event of My Untimely Demise also has a new cover design. The book is no longer red like a fire engine. It looks like a lockbox. And they got rid of the subtitle "Twenty Things My Son Needs To Know" ironically, citing the same exact argument the author made for not having a subtitle in the first place: The information in the book is for more than a son - it's universal.
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Doing my part to make commercial air travel even more uncomfortable. A big shout out to my brother for...
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The trailer for my comedy short, The Deposition of Lou Bagetta. It's currently doing the festival circuit.
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The Deposition of Lou Bagetta
screens at the Sarasota Film Festival this Sunday and again next week. This is the third public screening of the film.
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My favorite part of these things is the automatically generated transcript, which the Fox site warns "may not be 100% accurate." I'd say. More like the ramblings of a guy wandering down the middle of Fifth Avenue.
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It seems like only a year ago that my book, In the Event of My Untimely Demise
, came out in paperback form. But it was about 11 months. On April 28th the paperback will be released. Although the hardcover version will always have a place close to my heart, the paperback is really swell.
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My first appearance as "Fear Consultant" on Glenn Beck's show on Fox News Channel.
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If you find yourself talking to an actress who you'd just seen naked in a screening, try to pretend that you didn't just see her naked in a screening.
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