Friday, June 22 at 11:30pm, $12 ROFL! with SLOVIN AND ALLEN and REGGIE WATTS at Joe's Pub: 425 Lafayette St (off East 4th), NYC Presented with The Onion and Paper Thin Walls Featuring web art, presentations and "teh funney" from • Josh Fruhlinger of Comics Curmudgeon and Wonkette • Cintra Wilson of Salon and Dregublog • Tony Carnevale of Channel 102 • Michelle Collins of You Can't Make It Up and VH1's Best Week Ever • Andrew Baron, co-creator and producer of Rocketboom • Marisa Olson, artist / editor / curator of Rhizome.org • Stu VanAirsdale of The Reeler • Charles Broskoski of Supercentral OMG, so WTF is ROFL? • ROFL is the very best of the internet, lovingly hand-picked by eight of America’s most-respected blogger types for maximum freshness and optimum awesomeness. • ROFL is high art, low humor, YouTube video, Myspace weirdness, flash animation, web memes, conceptual puzzles, original film and non-sequiturs galore. • ROFL is a gong show for the new millennium. • ROFL is twelve bucks to get out of the house and meet people who are even more web-obsessed than you are! THERE WILL BE DRINKING! AND POSSIBLY GIRLS! Hosted by the ever-pithy Slovin and Allen (Comedy Central’s Premium Blend, Saturday Night Live) and featuring live improvisation from avant-garde oddball Reggie Watts, ROFL promises to be the finest internet variety show you’ve ever drunkenly laughed yourself sick to. • SEE! Eight bloggers enter with their finest internet finds and online creations... but only 1.0 will exit with the kind of digital hipster cred that can't be bought by PayPal! • SCREAM! Your applause will mercilessly separate digital wheat from the GIGO chaff as the eight blogger bracket is winnowed down to the ultimate dorko-el-dorko match. • COVET! As the winner makes off with a kingly $150 grand prize! • MOCK! As the losers run home PWND and sobbing. • OGLE IN DISBELIEF At the astonishing lineup of writers, producers, programmers and curators we've assembled from the fields of journalism, business, comedy, art and television. It's multidisciplineat-o! • REMEMBER! There’s only room on the ROFLcopter for a few… so get your tickets now.
In NYC tonight? Come see the first show I've ever produced! Woulda posted earlier, but didn't wanna be a self-promotin' monkey. Now, it's close enough to time I suppose. More info inside.