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Posts Tagged ‘Troy Conrad’

Satiristas!: The Book

We may need to have a word with Paul Provenza‘s marketing team. His new book Satiristas! is out now…as opposed to right before the holiday season. It’s an epic book of interviews with epic comedians and the perfect Hanukkah and/or Thanksgiving gift for all your depressed relatives. Boxing Day, anyone? Provenza, director of the film about comics’ dirty little secret inside joke The Aristocrats joins photographer and co-author Dan Dion and interviews nearly 100 “comedians, contrarians, raconteurs and vulgarians.” The likes of Drew Carey, George Carlin, Vernon Chatman, Cheech & Chong, Margaret Cho, Stephen Colbert, Billy Connolly and Troy Conrad and everyone else in between. It’s an encyclopedia (that’s a paper wikipedia out there for all you tweens) of funny/angst.

Buy a copy here.

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The Flamer Movement Burns Into LA

This is Troy Conrad of AngryTownHall.com with The Young Turks’ Cenk Uygur. The Flamers want to privatize the fire departments. They’re protesting tomorrow at the socialized public library in downtown.

Hope they got their government issued (ahem) permits for the demonstration.