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: Brain Freeze Edition.

G’day Zoners! I don’t know about you, but I am still stuck in a post Ben & Jerry’s brain freeze of joy. Only Stephen could make chocolate coated potato chips and salty caramel swirl sound tasty. But I digress. In this week’s Six Degrees round-up “Earth (The Audio Book)” receives more award nominations, Kristen Schaal features in a new “The National” film clip, Jimmy Fallon appears at The Paley Center, Allison Silverman appears on “This American Life”, and Conan O’Brien, Jon Stewart and Lewis Black are to be featured in Comedy Central’s tribute to the late Greg Giraldo.

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Six Degrees: ‘Daily Show’ writer Kevin Bleyer at the Boca Raton Literary Festival

I received this wonderful review of ‘Daily Show’ writer Kevin Bleyer at the Boca Raton Literary Festival this week from Zoner Kelsey D. She wrote, “As a 15-year-old, not a lot of my friends really watch the ‘Daily Show’ or the ‘Colbert Report’, and I’m a huge fan of both Jon and Stephen, so I really like seeing what other people have to say about their shows on your site. I was thrilled when I saw that Kevin Bleyer, a write for the Daily Show, was coming to my hometown of Boca Raton to give a talk.” She was kind enough to do this write-up for all of us – thank you so much, Kelsey!

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Six Degrees: Break Week Edition.

G’day Zoners! The boys are on a break this week, but that doesn’t mean there’s a break in the world of Six Degrees. This week Amy Sedaris drops by “Jimmy Kimmel Live”, Neil DeGrasse Tyson stopped by Bill Maher’s round table, Ed Helms has a new movie out, Dana Carvey returned to “Saturday Night Live”, and Jon Stewart has been named one of the best stand-up comics to graduate from MTV.

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Six Degrees: Conan’s Coming … to a Record Player Near You Edition.

G’day Zoners!! As promised I come bearing more Steve Carell goodness to get you through the wait until tonight’s Emmy Awards. I also bring to you some news on Jason Jones and Allison Silverman’s latest tv and film projects, some great interviews with The Daily Show’s Kristen Schaal and Rich Blomquist on their new book […]

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