My friend Tom Beckner documents a lot of the comedy shows in town. He's got 85 pics from last night's show (unfortunately, I'm not in every single one of them) at Meltdown, which was fantastic. If you live in Los Angeles, Linda Pine puts on one of the best-produced shows around. So put this on your "If I Have a Free Friday Night I Should Check Out Meltdown Comedy. To Do list. Because all the comics she books are really good and there's an open bar.
This has nothing to do with what I was just talking about, but I'm also fairly confident that we will have peace in the Middle East in about 10 years. I just discovered that Oprah is broadcast to Arab countries on NBC 4. Oprah can solve anything. Also, author Greg Behrendt is working on a new book called "Allah's Just Not into That" where he tackles Islamic fundamentalism and shows that suicide bombing isn't cool with God.