Birbiglia kills me anyway, and the added visual of an adorable ASL interpreter? So fantastically awkward but endearing.
I picked this simply because I want to bang him. There. I said it.
I first saw Jamie at the 2009 AltCom! Alternative Comedy Festival, and was blown away by his mastery of stream of consciousness. Jamie’s got this rare ability to make his rants seem completely off-the-cuff, even though they’re, in fact, really well-crafted. I could watch him throw the same pseudo-tantrum a million times, and still get riled up.
Somebody's In The Doghouse
This sketch features a sexed-up gorilla. The end.
I can’t stop watching her. The combination of her little-girl voice, midwestern accent, spacey “aw, shucks” sensibility, and razor sharp punch lines is mesmerizing.