"Are you ready for the show to start?" Jon Stewart asked the cheering crowd at Stand Up for Heroes, the fundraiser for the Bob Woodruff Foundation, which supports returning vets.
Oliver Stone, who's directed fiction features about wars, Wall Street and presidents, finally debuts his take on the rest of the story.
Comedy expands beyond the usual clubs and venues
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Caroline Hirsch transformed a cabaret club into the premiere showcase for standups both rising and famous.
Science Channel has ordered a third season of "Meteorite Men."
Russell Peters has long stood out in a crowd. After all, how many Anglo-Indian comedians are there, mining their heritage and accents for laughs? But recently the crowds Peters has been standing out…