Tag Archives: brothers and sisters issue

Do You Have Any Brothers or Sisters?

And Nine Other Lead-In Questions to Get Kids to Reveal Their Family’s Dirty Secrets Tiffany Greysen, contributor   Because people are people, we can’t help ourselves. We are nosy and want to know what the Joneses are up to. Here are a few questions you can ask unsuspecting kids to get them to air their family’s dirty, dirty underwear. Kids …

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Bubba Shot the Jukebox

Mike Hawkburn, contributor   On September 11th 1992, 9 years before 9/11, Country music star Mark Chesnutt released the now well known hit single “Bubba Shot the Jukebox.” The song that reached #4 on Country Music Charts tells the story of how Bubba gets angry at a sad song that “made him cry,” so naturally he shoots the jukebox with …

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Television: The Only Family You Really Need

Zeke Herrera, staff   I was an only child for seven years of my life. When my brother died my parents waited that long before having another child… jk, I’m just the oldest but my parents weren’t around a lot. So for seven years it was just me and TV. Despite the fact that I’m doing comedy for a living …

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Where Are The Bradys Now

Staff, (mostly Mike Spiegelman and Robert Berry)   Those 6 little rapscallions from the the ‘70s show The Brady Bunch eventually grew up. Ever wonder what professions they chose to get into?   Greg: He dabbled in porn for a bit before finally joining the Ted Talk circuits with a presentation about incest tolerance.   Marsha: After a failed modeling …

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Savage Henry Dating Tips

  Dating can be scary, what with the hygiene, the shame, the pressure, etc. et hoc genus omne. But fear not: with these handy guidelines, you’ll be wowing your potential mate from moment one. Hark:   TIPS FOR MEN   1) Arrive wearing a scary mask that might startle your date into having a good laugh. Bonus points if they …

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Ten Tips for Breaking Up with Your Sister

Jane Malone, contributor Romance is hard, and incest only makes it more complex. We’ve compiled a list of 10 ways to make the transition from girlfriend back to just sibling easier for the whole family!   BE SURE TO TAKE THE HIGH ROAD (In front of Mom & Dad, at least!) You’ll need them on your side if it gets …

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In a Bathtub Full of Ice – The Shane Torres Interview

This past spring over the course of several nights I watched comedian Shane Torres perform in various New Orleans bars and venues, working out his Comedy Central half hour, which was taped at The Crescent City’s Civic Theatre in April. He has an interesting presence on stage that combines his hilariously dilatory delivery with a look that he describes as …

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Is This Thing On?

Is This Thing On? (Wacky Jim DuBose runs out on stage to polite applause.) Thank you, Wilmington! Thanks so much for coming out! Yes, my name is Wacky Jim DuBose, you heard it right. Wow, what a gorgeous audience! Whoops, I was just looking at myself in the reflection on my glasses. (Audience is silent.) Uh-oh. Tough guys, huh? I …

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Handicapping An Epic All-Siblings Battle Royal

Sean Green, contributor The best part of having a sibling is having someone you can beat the crap out of without suffering any sort of real consequences. I mean, look at Jay-Z: he shot his brother at age 12 and 30 years later became part-owner of the New Jersey Nets. Some might even argue that owning a 20-win Nets team …

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