Arts & Culture

Clip: Are Galifianakis and Showalter the Most Indie Comedians Ever?

This so-farfetched-it-could-be-real clip features Zack Galifianakis as himself — well, as someone named Zack Galifianakis who also writes for Utne (and Philippino Digest!) interviewing Michael Showalter, a.k.a. Widge Wemnin, the “most indie rocker of our time.” He’s so indie, in … Read More

By / May 29, 2008

This so-farfetched-it-could-be-real clip features Zack Galifianakis as himself — well, as someone named Zack Galifianakis who also writes for Utne (and Philippino Digest!) interviewing Michael Showalter, a.k.a. Widge Wemnin, the “most indie rocker of our time.” He’s so indie, in fact, he doesn’t even play music. Like, ever.

Silly? Totally. But also sort of spot-on. It’s not so hard to imagine Widge selling out McCarren Park Pool sometime soon.