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5 Funny Things 24 Hours Before Yom Kippur With Tim & Eric, Eugene Mirman, and Larry David Rap Songs

When you think funny, you probably don’t think to yourself "Day of Atonement".  But just in case you want to sneak a laugh somewhere between pounding your chest and dealing with caffeine withdrawal, here are 5 things to help. 1.  … Read More

By / September 16, 2010

When you think funny, you probably don’t think to yourself "Day of Atonement".  But just in case you want to sneak a laugh somewhere between pounding your chest and dealing with caffeine withdrawal, here are 5 things to help.

1.  If the sight of Stephen Colbert blowing a shofar isn’t enough, try Stephen Colbert talking with Joan Rivers on the phone. 

Atone Phone – Joan Rivers Calls
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2. Tim & Eric are going on tour.  They’re taking Neil Hamburger with them.  That is several levels of awesome. 

3.  If you live in New York, Eugene Mirman is throwing a comedy festival.  The events have great names like "An Evening of Comedy From 1986" and "Mike Birbiglia Interviews a Bunch of Sort of Authors and Sarah Vowell".  David Cross, Hannibal Buress, Gabe Liedman, and about twenty other comedians we love will be making appearances.  No word if any of them will be fasting.

4.  This had to happen one day, and we’re glad it did: A rap about loving Larry David

5.  Marc Maron talks to a "podcast maven" on the latest episode of the WTF podcast