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How did something so right end up so wrong?

Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally can’t translate their TV chops to the stand-up stage

April 29th, 2015

How did something so right end up so wrong?

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    Anytime the Whose Line Is It Anyway star wants to fill theaters here again, he’s welcome.

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    His Saturday night stand-up show felt a lot like one of those trainwreck SNL sketches.

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    For every critically acclaimed NewsRadio there's a Fear Factor counterpart.

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    "Not doing my show, at first it didn’t bug me. It’s starting to bug me now. I think when you stop working, you die."

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    Also, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

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    At one point, he delivered jokes about five shows in a row, and four of the punchlines involved their stars having STDs.

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    "While I’m happy she’s playing the big rooms now, I wish she was still playing like she did in the smaller ones."

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    And a mashup of a traditional nativity play and L. Ron Hubbard.

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