Humor ≠ Comedy
- Brooklyn, New York, USA
- January 28
- comedian, writer, performer
- Erin Judge is a comedian and writer living in Brooklyn. She writes funny things and then posts them here after they get rejected by the New Yorker or somebody who works in Rockefeller Center. She was born in 1981, but the birth years on Salon's pull-down menu only go up to 1976. Visit http://www.erinjudge.com for more.
MY RECENT POSTS
- Authenticity, Etc.
January 17, 2012 01:23PM
- Step One
January 15, 2012 02:29PM
- Authentic Female Comedy
January 14, 2012 12:14PM
- Brooklyn Yards
April 03, 2011 06:41PM
- The Date Rape Squad! ....any
February 22, 2011 10:08AM
MY RECENT COMMENTS
- “Juliet, I didn't mean to
be snippy, I just think that
don't see women
January 16, 2012 11:51AM
1. I went to
a women's college. The term
January 15, 2012 10:04PM
Erin Judge's Links
- MY LINKS
I'm extremely surprised by the news that Eddie Brill is no longer booking for Letterman. I'm surprised because I've never seen such a direct consequence for making derisive comments about women in this business.
Eddie Brill deserves credit for booking alternative comics and people of color (wel… Read full post »
I wrote the following for submission to a humor magazine. The only guidelines were to be "dark and absurd."
Strangers often ask me how I became a fitness expert/ weight-loss expert/ reality television star/ best-selling author/ A-list blogger/ self-help guru/ regular religious-type guru/ mill… Read full post »
After the New York Times article about Eddie Brill, complete with his quote about female comics, I started this:
On a more serious note, upon reading the article and seeing the subsequent internet shitstorm, one of my dear friends in the New York comedy scene asked a group of… Read full post »
This is a re-print of Helen McLaughlin's biweekly column in the Bay Ridge Courier of Bay Ridge, Brooklyn.
I mean, honestly, can we get the cops around here to do something about a situation or not? Why do we pay them these crazy pentions if they can't even respond to a… Read full post »
I woke up today and read about this:
Said title role being "the Bitch." And no, she's not voicing a talking dog.
When Shatner scored the lead in similarly edgily-titled show, at least he was… Read full post »
So my old school district has recently decided to probably not ban the Humanities book, though there will possibly be more hearings on the topic.
Two months from today, I will turn thirty, so naturally I’m trying to decide what to accomplish with the desperate dying gasps of my youth. This is difficult for a variety of reasons: two months isn’t actually very much time, as it turns out (remember September 28? done anything earth-sha… Read full post »
I know I know I know: Mamet parodies are done to death, especially when it comes to this gem. Still, given Alec Baldwin's recent gig narrating the National Geographic Channel's "Great Migrations" series, I just couldn't help myself. This piece was co-written by my husband the ecologist.Let me have y…
The Minimalist: Ramen Noodles with Salty Packet Sauce
Poll Suggests Majority of Baby Boomers Intend to Cheat Death Indefinitely
Well: How to Cheat Death Indefinitely: A Guide for Baby Boomers
36 Hours in the Gowanus Canal
David… Read full post »
Erin Judge's Favorites
- Martha Nichols
- Catherine Forsythe
- Little Forrest in the Big City
- Kerry Lauerman
- Joan Walsh