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LYGO DC’s eccentric spirit a significant growth factor for DC comedy scene
LYGO DC’s eccentric spirit a significant growth factor for DC comedy scene

In the November issue of On Tap Magazine, writer Lauren Wright’s piece DC’s Comedy Collective: Community, Talent and Laughs captures the eccentric spirit of the emerging LYGO DC comedy collective with one simple phrase: high-energy weirdness. We’re almost shocked we didn’t think of it first! Wright’s piece outlines LYGO DC’s emergence from a quirky brunch […]

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Serial Killer Face: An Unfortunate Shade of Handsome
Serial Killer Face: An Unfortunate Shade of Handsome

Evil never looked so good. Handsome men are often the envy all of those around them. They have women, cars, and high-paying jobs. But some handsome men suffer from an affliction known as serial killer face (SKF). SKF occurs when a man’s facial structure indicates that he is dangerous, when in fact he may be […]

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The Best of DC, Featuring Comedic Intent
The Best of DC, Featuring Comedic Intent

If you’re a blog fan and/or a podcast fan and want to check out the full roster of what the DMV has to offer, look no further. ¬†We’ve compiled everything in a single feed so you don’t have to. Here’s the feed as published to our site. Here’s the link for you to paste into […]

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The Best of DC, Featuring ALW & HPF
The Best of DC, Featuring ALW & HPF

If you’re a blog fan and/or a podcast fan and want to check out the full roster of what the DMV has to offer, look no further. ¬†We’ve compiled everything in a single feed so you don’t have to. Here’s the feed as published to our site. Here’s the link for you to paste into […]

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If you’re a part of the DC Comedy community, would like to be, or otherwise believe you have some comedic things to say, we’re looking for guest posts and regular column authors. ¬†Let us know of your interest by emailing us:

Performers
Haywood Turnipseed, Jr.
Haywood Turnipseed, Jr.

Known among the DC comedy community for his laugh and a catchphrase or two, Haywood describes himself as, “comedian; jedi knight; sith lord; force naturalist; avatar; husband; dad; son; sun; brother; reader; thinker; dreamer.” Here he is in a one-on-one interview riffing on the D.C. scene, President Obama, and assorted other topics. Hailing from Gary, […]

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Jeff Maurer
Jeff Maurer

Jeff Maurer, always quick witted and affable, is a good friend of LYGO DC and the DC comedy community. Having cut his comedy teeth in the DMV, he’s now an NYC and touring pro comic who is kind enough to head down 95 to visit us and keep DC laughing. Jeff split his childhood between […]