Laughing Liberally New York City Chapter Blog

Tonight's Comedy Show Canceled

Dear Liberal Laughers -

Tonight's Laughing Liberally performance has had to be canceled. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

The liberal camaraderie continues at Drinking Liberally this Thursday at Rudy's on 9th Avenue between 44th & 45th in the backyard 7:30pm onward; and next Monday at Laughing Liberally.

All the best,
The Liberally Team

An Evening of Comedy and Commentary

It's Monday, which means you can start your week LAUGHING LIBERALLY.

Join a top-notch line-up of progressive performers delivering comedy and commentary on politics, the nation and so much more.

Featuring John Fugelsang, Negin Farsard, Scott Blakeman.

LAUGHING LIBERALLY
Tonight - 8pm
The Playroom - 151 West 46th St
Tix only $10 for Laughing Liberally list-members.
Just say "I Always Laugh Liberally" at the door.

Start your week off on the left foot...

The Court...the Campaign...So Many Reasons to Laugh Liberally this Monday

Join us this Monday as a roster of top-notch performers entertain and opine in the latest edition of LAUGHING LIBERALLY.

If you're smiling now at the Supreme Court ruling, let that grin grow to full-fledged fun with a night of progressive punchline and liberal jubilation.

Our performers have best-selling books, TV specials, new albums -- and an hour to share with you Monday night.

LAUGHING LIBERALLY
Monday, July 2nd - 8pm
with BARATUNDE THURSTON (baratunde.com)
MYQ KAPLAN (myqkaplan.com)
NEGIN FARSAD (neginfarsad.com)
LEE CAMP (leecamp.net)

Tix only $10 if you buy at the door
and say "I Always Laugh Liberally"
THE PLAYROOM - 151 West 46th St
www.LAUGHINGLIBERALLYNYC.com

Laughing Liberally is back -- and your free tickets for tonight

Laughing Liberally is back for a summer run, kicking off tonight with weekly Monday night shows of laughter from the left.

And just in time: while the Supreme Court stands on the side of dirty, secret, corporate money, you deserve an escape into an evening of progressive punchlines with a line-up of smarty, lefty comics.

You don't need corporate donations to join us tonight: Laughing Liberally list-members are invited to come for FREE.

Just rsvp to [email protected] before 6:30pm to reserve your seats.

TONIGHT - 8pm
LAUGHING LIBERALLY
The Playroom Theater - 151 West 46th St
Featuring Katie Halper, Lee Camp,
Negin Farsad, Scott Blakeman and Janine Brito.
www.LaughingLiberallyNYC.com

Shows will be continuing on a weekly basis through the end of August.

Come join the laughter.

Start Your Week With Liberal Laughter

If Romney's Commencement Address at Liberty University wasn't funny enough...

Join Laughing Liberally for a lively evening of comedy and commentary tonight at 8pm!

LAUGHING LIBERALLY
Tonight - Monday, May 14th @ 8pm
The Playroom - 151 West 46th St, 8th Fl
www.LaughingLiberallyNYC.com

List-members get half-price tix (subject to available seating) at showtime -- just tell the box office, "I Always Laugh Liberally."

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...and tomorrow...
TALKING LIBERALLY invites you
to join J Street at 7pm
for a free debate on what it means
to be Pro-Israel in America in 2012.
B'nai Jeshurun - 257 West 88th Street
http://act.jstreet.org/signup/nyc_051512/

And afterwards, a post-debate drink
at the Parlour Irish Pub, 250 W. 86th

Join us for a debate between J Street President Jeremy Ben-Ami and Emergency Committee for Israel Chairman & Weekly Standard Editor Bill Kristol on what it means to be pro-Israel in America in 2012. Moderated by Jane Eisner of The Jewish Daily Forward, Ben-Ami and Kristol will put two opposing views of what it means to be pro-Israel on full display.

Join us and other J Street supporters live and in-person for this important event!

Please note that we can not reserve space for those who do not RSVP. Thank you.

More Laughter, More Liberals, Four Mondays

If you thought Santorum dropping out would give you less to laugh about, fear not -- LAUGHING LIBERALLY has four shows over the next month packed with progressive punch as we save democracy one laugh at a time.

LAUGHING LIBERALLY: ELECTILE DYSFUNCTION
Monday, April 23 @ 8pm
(and again April 30, May 14, May 21)
The Playroom Theater - 151 West 46th
Tix: www.laughingliberallynyc.com

This week:
John Fugelsang
Negin Farsad
Scott Blakeman
Jamie Kilstein

Laughing Liberally list-members get half-price tickets, based on availability, at the door -- just say "I Laugh Liberally."
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Plus, two special announcements:

First, Laughing Liberally regular NEGIN FARSAD
is working THE MUSLIMS ARE COMING,
a new film - check it out: http://kck.st/HCWLnD
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Secondly...
Get your tickets now for
THE LIVING LIBERALLY ANNUAL CELEBRATION
three weeks from today!
Thursday, May 10th - 6:30-9:30pm
DCTV Firehouse - 87 Lafayette St
http://www.livingliberally.org/celebration2012

Food, drink, a good cause & honorees
ATTORNEY GENERAL ERIC SCHNEIDERMAN
& THE NEW ORGANIZING INSTITUTE

Special thanks to our sponsors:
The AFL-CIO, Advomatic, Dail Kos,
Democrats.com, MoveOn & Netroots Nation

A hat tip to all of our Event Partners:
DCTV, The Nation, Mobile Meteor, DFNYC,
The New Kings Democrats, Organizing 2.0,
Manhattan Young Dems, the Job Party & GNYCFC

And of course to our terrific host committee:
Katrina Lynne Baker, Josh Bolotsky, Mary Bruch,
Michael Freedman-Schnapp, Stephanie Elaine Hunt,
Jen Johnson, Justin Krebs, Elana Levin,
Nicole Lindenbaum, Matthew O'Neill, Taylor Pineiro,
Gregory Rae, Matt Rosenberg, Peter Rothberg,
Brian Sonenstein, Jennifer Suh, Shaunna Thomas,
Kerry Trueman, Alex Urevick-Acklesberg,
Harry Waisbren, Aaron Welch, Ben Yee

Laughing Liberally, Talking Liberally, Bonding Liberally Tonight!

Liberals -

The laughter revolution continues.

Tonight's Laughing Liberally show features a great line-up:

- Baratunde Thurston, who has been touring with his new book "How To Be Black," is back in New York City and ready to hang with his favorite local liberals.

- John Fugelsang started the morning on Soledad O'Brien and ends the day with all of us.

- Negin Farsad takes a break from her upcoming project "The Muslims Are Coming" to invade our stage

- Jim David is finding an evening between tours and podcasts to Entertain Liberally tonight.

So join us for LAUGHING LIBERALLY: ELECTILE DYSFUNCTION...and afterwards, enjoy TALKING LIBERALLY -- a chance to meet author Baratunde Thurston and grab a copy of his best-seller.

All of this tonight at 8pm.

LAUGHING LIBERALLY
Monday, March 26th - 8pm
The Playroom Theater - 151 W 46th
Advance tix: www.LaughingLiberallyNYC.com
(Tix only $10 at the door if you say:
"I Laugh Liberally" -- subject to availability)

What's Funnier than Paul Ryan's Budget Plan?

If Paul Ryan's budget plan doesn't have you laughing, then we promise a night of political punchlines and laughter from the left will.

Join us for...
LAUGHING LIBERALLY: ELECTILE DYSFUNCTION
Monday, March 26th - 8pm
The Playroom Theater - 151 West 46th St
Tix: www.LaughingLiberallyNYC.com

Featuring Jim David, John Fugelsang,
Negin Farsad & Baratunde Thurston

$10 tix at the door if you say:
"I LAUGH LIBERALLY"

Discount Tickets for Laughing Liberally Regulars Tonight

Happy Monday, Liberals!

Remember -- the performers of Laughing Liberally return to the stage tonight, to see if they can say anything funnier about politics than the the GOP candidates are saying themselves.

For members of the Laughing Liberally list, we're delighted to offer a ticket special tonight: only $10 if you use the code "I Laugh Liberally" at the door.

LAUGHING LIBERALLY RETURNS WITH:
Laughing Liberally - Electile Dysfunction
Don't let E.D. ruin our country...
Monday, March 19th @ 8pm
The Playroom Theater - 151 West 46th
http://laughingliberallynyc.com/
Tix: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/234926

With a rotating cast of top political talent
this week featuring:
Scott Blakeman
Lee Camp
Katie Halper
Jamie Kilstein
Elon James White

Laughing Liberally Returns: Monday, March 19th

While we can't compete with the comedians in this brutal primary season, we can join the fun with our own night of progressive punchlines and laughter from the Left.

LAUGHING LIBERALLY RETURNS WITH:
Laughing Liberally - Electile Dysfunction
Monday, March 19th @ 8pm
The Playroom Theater - 151 West 46th
http://laughingliberallynyc.com/
Tix: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/234926

With a rotating cast of top political talent
this week featuring:
Scott Blakeman
Lee Camp
Katie Halper
Jamie Kilstein
Elon James White

Laughing Liberally will be playing (most) Monday nights as long as politics keeps us groaning...