Come see #JaneaneGarofalo and @mrdavehill next Thursday, Feb. 13th 7-8pm at @wordbookstores in Greenpoint, Brooklyn (126 Franklin St. 11222). Enjoy some face-melting comedy in celebration of my @kickstarter funded book, #FunnyBusiness. You can buy the book there, and I’ll be signing copies as well (only if you want me to). See you there!!
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Check out the PDN Photo of the Day feature on the photos of Funny Business!
And get the book now at tinyurl.com/funnybizbook.
The books have finally arrived!! Shipments will start going out this week, and orders are still being taken. Get #funnybusiness now at tinyurl.com/funnybusinessbook. More info on where you can buy the books will be coming this week.
We’re down to the final hours of the Funny Business Kickstarter and treasures still abound. Discover some of the awesome rewards still remaining like a dinner at Benihana with 3 friends and the guys from the Upright Citizens Brigade cooked by me, original artwork and puppets based on the photos, and a lot more.
Less than 2 days, so tell your friends now!
photo: Max Silvestri, January 11, 2010, Greenpoint, Brooklyn
Support artistic expression by checking out Funny Business here. Only 3 days left, so tell your friends now!
See future James Beard award winners, Gabe Liedman and Jenny Slate, for a meal that tastes oddly familiar in Funny Business. They’ll supply the hot sauce.
You and 3 of your closest friends can join Matt Walsh, Ian Roberts, and Matt Besser for dinner at Benihana in LA cooked by me. This is not a joke. Check it out on Kickstarter.
The Nerdist gave Funny Business some love this week. Check it out here.
Want Martin Starr to paint a portrait of you? You can get that and much more at the Funny Business Kickstarter. Check it out and tell your friends!
Check out some of the press that Funny Business has been getting this week:
Funny Or Die
Thanks to all of the people writing stories, spreading the word, and supporting the Kickstarter page!!!!
I’ll be appearing on this show on Thursday at 9:30pm at The PIT in NYC with Sara Schaefer (MTV’s Nikki & Sara LIVE), B.J. MENDELSON (author, Social Media is Bullshit), JONATHAN AMES (Bored to Death author/showrunner), and SAM MORRIL (Comedy Central’s “Comics to Watch”).
I’ll be doing a 7 minute slideshow of photos from Funny Business and telling stories about the photos. Hope to see you all there! Buy tickets here.
And if you haven’t already checked out the Kickstarter, you can see it here.
Forget chocolates! There’s no better way to say I love you than with the gift of a #FunnyBusiness comedy photo book http://kck.st/Y1fFdL
Seth Olenick has taken some of the most memorable photos of comedians in sessions and is now trying to put out a book of his wonderful work. In “Funny Business”, amazing pictures of all your favorite funny people from David Cross to Aubrey Plaza to James Adomian to Nick Kroll to Jenny Slate & Gabe Liedman to Hannibal Buress to Rob Schrab to Zach Galifianakis to Weird Al Yankovic to Jim Gaffigan to Greg Proops to Charlyne Yi and much much more.
Go and support his Kickstarter now.
After 6 long years of taking photos of comedians, I have finally taken the next step to self-publish my book, Funny Business. For the next 30 days you can contribute to the project and get some amazing rewards in return. Please spread the word to everyone you know. Your support means everything to me.
Click here to see the project on Kickstarter.
Alex Karpovsky (August 19, 2012, Greenpoint, Brooklyn)
His mother always told him that if he kept the glasses on for too long, his eyebrows would stay that way. He should have listened.