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Russ Espinoza

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What Food Goes Well With Comedy?

Jim Gaffigan can tell you – and does in this Q&A

Arts Daily, Oct. 17, 2014 12:30 PM

Head Over Meals

Get Jim Gaffigan talking about food, and he can fill a book

Arts Feature, Oct. 16, 2014

Best Year of Her Life

After her hellish 2012, comedian Tig Notaro is feeling great

Arts Daily, Oct. 14, 2014 5:15 PM

Review: Oddball Comedy Festival

The very blue tour finale was beautifully, shamefully funny

Arts Daily, Sep. 24, 2014 10:00 AM

'Joan Thinks I'm Funny, So I Better Keep Going'

Oddball Festival's Whitney Cummings on the craft of comedy

Arts Daily, Sep. 19, 2014 12:16 PM

Mass Intimacy

Marc Maron takes his exceedingly personal stand-up to the stadium crowds

Arts Feature, Sep. 18, 2014

Return to the Hipster Alamo

More Marc Maron: The comedian on WTF, SXSW, and the ATX

Arts Daily, Sep. 18, 2014 12:01 AM

Doug Benson's Total Scam of a Life

The 411 on the 420 comedian

Arts Daily, Jul. 2, 2014 4:20 PM

Oddball Comedy and Curiosity Festival

The lineup for the sophomore laugh jam will make your jaw drop

Arts Daily, Jun. 26, 2014 2:20 PM

Review: Jimmy Pardo

Beware getting in the line of fire of this crowd-work master

Arts Daily, Jun. 25, 2014 10:30 AM

Jimmy Pardo

How does this stand-up comic make working the crowd look so easy?

Arts Feature, Jun. 19, 2014

Moontower 2014, Day 4: Fred Armisen

Less comedy show than meet-and-greet, but oh, Armisen charmed

Arts Daily, Apr. 28, 2014 10:40 AM

Moontower 2014, Day 2: Dennis Miller

Whatever his politics, the man's still a comedy treasure

Arts Daily, Apr. 25, 2014 2:24 PM

Hannibal Buress

The effortlessness of Hannibal Buress? That's just 12 years of him working to become a better comic.

Arts Feature, Apr. 17, 2014

SXSW Interview: Jim Breuer

The 'SNL' alum bleats about the show, stand-up, and Metallica

Arts Daily, Mar. 14, 2014 10:30 AM

Pete Holmes: The Interview

The comedian on the role SXSW played in boosting his career

Arts Daily, Mar. 10, 2014 2:00 PM

The Pete Principle

The star of TBS' 'The Pete Holmes Show' is a poster boy for SXSW Comedy's impact on a comic's career

Arts Feature, Mar. 6, 2014

SXSW Comedy 2014 Picks

Arts Feature, Mar. 6, 2014


Sports Column, Jan. 3, 2014

Sing a Song for Mack Brown

Texas' 30-7 loss to Oregon spoils longtime coach's sendoff

Sports Daily, Dec. 31, 2013 11:52 AM


Sports Column, Dec. 19, 2013


Sports Column, Dec. 12, 2013

Longhorns Let Big 12 Title Loose

Faced with chance at conference title, Longhorns lose to Baylor

Sports Daily, Dec. 8, 2013 7:41 PM


Sports Column, Dec. 5, 2013

Longhorns Gobble Up Texas Tech

UT keeps Big 12 title hopes alive after impressive win over Red Raiders

Sports Daily, Nov. 29, 2013 10:55 AM


Sports Column, Nov. 27, 2013

The 'Miracle' of Comedy Premieres Tonight

Sarah Silverman's first HBO special delights

Screens Daily, Nov. 23, 2013 9:45 AM


Sports Column, Nov. 21, 2013

Texas Can't Stop Oklahoma State

Big 12 title hopes fade as Longhorns struggle against Cowboys

Sports Daily, Nov. 18, 2013 9:21 AM


Sports Column, Nov. 14, 2013

The Yellow Stage

Arts Feature, Nov. 7, 2013

'Daily Show & Friends'

Only in Austin: Live comedy from the satirical news show's ex-exec producer and two correspondents

Arts Feature, Nov. 7, 2013


Sports Column, Nov. 7, 2013

Texas Twists Kansas

Longhorns remain undefeated in Big 12 after besting KU Jayhawks

Sports Daily, Nov. 4, 2013 11:01 AM


Sports Column, Oct. 31, 2013

Longhorns Best Horned Frogs

Saturday's victory over TCU puts the Big 12 title in UT's sights

Sports Daily, Oct. 28, 2013 11:10 AM

Review: John Oliver

'Senior British correspondent' explains why America rules

Arts Daily, Oct. 28, 2013 10:00 AM

John Oliver

'The Daily Show' correspondent on his summer job, failure, 'Breaking Bad' and Texas politics

Arts Feature, Oct. 24, 2013


Sports Column, Oct. 24, 2013


Sports Column, Oct. 17, 2013

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