Category Archives: Comedy

Comedy from the Second Balcony: Episode Chris Rock

It’s been a while since I enjoyed some decent comedy but this one came at the perfect moment, at the culmination of a stress-infused semester. Chris Rock is star judging only by the reaction of the crowds at the Bass Concert … Continue reading

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Louis CK at ACL live or why I love noir comedy

“Ladies and gentlemen, Louis CK!”. These are the words I have been waiting to listen for a very long, long time. It happened though last night. As the first of his ’17 shows, he was in Austin for a stand up like … Continue reading

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17 Inspirational* images for ’17

– How spicy would you like your soup, Sir? – Extra spicy, please. – Well, we have different kinds of spiciness, we have baby-spicy  and we have Bhut jolokia spicy. Which level would you prefer, Sir? – I think I can handle all … Continue reading

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Comedy from the second balcony: Brian Regan

Brian is one of my recent discoveries. I actually found out about him after the Trevor Noah performance when I saw a poster and search about him. I imagine that was the one time a poster proved of some value. … Continue reading

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Comedy from the second balcony: Trevor Noah

It has been a while. A bunch of staggering things have happened. Posts for comprehending the new reality are in abundance and yet there are needed more to come. My take is that the best drug will always be comedy. Without … Continue reading

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South Park and political in-correctness

It’s been a while since the last  post due to 50% technical difficulties (ASUS customer service to blame), 50% fall  semester starting and 50% my friend visiting for the first time in the US and Austin. It was an absorbing month with … Continue reading

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Bill Burrrrrrr

Here is my recent discovery, stand up comedian, Bill Burr! Oh boy, this guy has some serious nerve. His performance is so tense and adrenaline infused. I got immediately hooked to his style and his humor totally resonates with me. … Continue reading

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