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Old 06-09-04, 05:53 PM
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shorties watching shorties

on Comedy Central:

What do you think about this show? I think it hilarious.

Can't wait for the DVD to come out
Old 06-09-04, 05:56 PM
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Cue El Scorcho with a mirror joke.

Maybe I've missed the "good" episodes, but it's just familiar stand-up routines set against silly animations. I'm not too impressed.


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I preferred Short Attention Span Theater, but this is close.
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I will not watch purely because of the stupid name.
Old 06-11-04, 02:24 AM
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I've watched a few episodes, but mostly it's material that I've heard many times before--only animated. However, if it's material that I've not heard before I seem to enjoy it. It's not a show that I will go out of my way to see, but if it's on I might give it a look for a few minutes.
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Some of the bits are hilarious to see in "shorties" form. Although, they should drop the actual "shortie" comments. Those babies are annoying beyond belief. Painful to listen to sometimes.
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They're starting this up again. Seems like the worst idea Comedy Central has had since deciding to pick up repeats of Mad TV. Somehow seeing a literal animation of a stand-up bit makes it funnier? For a lot of stand-up comedians, part of the humor is watching them tell the joke. Watching their body movement, their facial expressions, etc. Granted, I have several CDs from stand-up comedians, but I always, always prefer to see it as well as hear it.

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