Leslie Jones gets laughs from all at ridiculous Thursday night show
By Jake Baum
For the Mitzpeh
On Thursday night, Saturday Night Live’s Leslie Jones had everyone in The Stamp Grand Ballroom laughing with her crazy, loud and hilariously-disjointed brand of humor. At the beginning of her show, she made sure to explain to the audience that it would be “nothing like SNL” – which made it that ...
Stewart satisfies students’ appetites for laughs (Oct. 1999)
By Jessica Zelig and Lauren Berger, Mitzpeh staff writers
The Jewish Student Union (JSU) and Student Entertainment Events (SEE) co-sponsored an event which brought comedian and actor Jon Stewart to campus Sunday evening, Oct. 10.
JSU/SEE liaison Rena Arnon said, “We like to sponsor events like these because we like to be known as a ...
Controversial comedian provides humor, social commentary
By Daniel Ofman, staff writer, @ofmandaniel
South African comedian Trevor Noah generated excitement and curiosity Saturday night at Cole Field House in front of nearly 4,000 fans eager to see the future Daily Show host in action.
Back in March, Comedy Central announced that Noah would replace Jon Stewart as host of Comedy Central’s ...