Six Degrees: Ridiculist Edition.

G’day Zoners! I hope you are all enjoying your nice warm spring weather. Winter appears to have come early down in Aus, we are all freezing to death and it’ still only Autumn. Enough about the weather and onto this weeks Six Degrees round-up. This week Ed Helms hosts SNL, Demetri Martin has a new book out, Josh Gad receives a Tony nomination, Kevin Bleyer has been revealed as the writer who helped President Obama pen is WHCD speech, and New York Magazine goes inside Amy Sedaris’ New York City apartment.

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Six Degrees: Easter Break Edition.

G’day Zoners! I hope you have all had a wonderful Easter break. I’ve spent my much needed week of Uni eating far too much chocoloate, and compilling the latest round-up of Six Degrees news. This week Jon Stewart will again be performing in the Story Pirates benefit, Mark Malkoff races a NYC bus, Aasif Mandvi pen a book of semi autobiographical essys, Ed Helms is set to guest host “SNL”, Samantha Bee will co-host the 2011 Lucille Lortel Awards, “Wyatt Cenac: Comedy Person” debuts on Comedy Central, and Conan O’Brien is a guest on “WTF with Marc Maron”.

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Six Degrees: Duelling Sedaris Edition.

G’day Zoners! I hope you have all recovered from the Rally, Election, Halloween marathon. I know I certinly am exhausted from it all, and I’m on the other side of the world!! To help you all relax Amy and David Sedaris are currently out on the promo tours for their two new hilarious books “Simple […]

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Six Degrees: Steve Carell Does Too Many Talk Shows Edition.

G’day Zoners, here’s the latest round of Six Degrees goodness featuring the first dates for Jon Stewart and Amy Sedaris’s book tour’s as they begin promoting their new book and some hilarious talk show appearances by a fife playing Steve Carell. For the Carell fans among us, there will be even more Carell hilarity coming […]

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Six Degrees: Hot Zone Edition.

G’day Zoners, I hope you’ve all made it through the heatwave. Over in my necks of the woods in the great land down under we’ve just come out of some form of mini mid-winter ice age. The mercury decide that it wanted stay between -5C – 10C for an entire week. Now I know that […]

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Six Degrees: Surviving the blizzard edition

Ugh, the snow and wind continue to swirl here in my neck of the woods (darn you, unnamed grocery store, for continually canceling my deliveries!), and I’m having weird flashbacks to my childhood in the Upper Midwest. In an attempt to keep my mind in the present, how about some updates on some of our […]

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Six Degrees: Daily Show Edition

From comedy shows to music, the Daily Show correspondents are all over these days! John Oliver (Correspondent, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart) I know I have been making time to watch John Oliver’s New York Stand-up Show at 11 PM EST, Fridays on Comedy Central, but apparently Rob Riggle isn’t particularly interested. For two […]

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Six degrees: A great big post about people we love

Hey, everyone, looks like it’s “clean out my inbox” day again, and I’ve got a lot of updates and tips to pass along to you all. On a more personal note, I’m currently digging out from underneath a cartoonishly large workload, which was itself just buried under a new mountain of tasks today, so I’m […]

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Six Degrees: Last-minute announcements

Hi, folks! Just wanted to get a couple of items posted regarding some events happening … oh, pretty much now. Hope one or two of you out there still has a chance to take advantage of them. Demetri Martin (former contributor, The Daily Show) Demetri will perform his stand-up routine tonight at the Upright Citizens […]

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Six Degrees: What’s up with (some of) Stephen Colbert’s colleagues?

Howdy, all! I’ve been swamped lately (and too burned out even to blog – horrors!), but I hope you all can forgive my neglect and enjoy a little bit of Six Degrees commentary. I can’t call it all “news” any longer — some of it’s been out for quite a while — but it may […]

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