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David Javerbaum
David Adam Javerbaum (born 1971) is an American comedy writer. Javerbaum has won 13 Emmy Awards
Emmy Awards
in his career, 11 of which he received for his work on The Daily Show
The Daily Show
with Jon Stewart. He runs the popular Twitter
Twitter
account @TheTweetOfGod,[1][2][3] which served as the basis for his play An Act of God, which opened on Broadway in the spring of 2015 starring Jim Parsons, and again in the spring of 2016 starring Sean Hayes.[4]Contents1 Work 2 Awards 3 Books 4 Life 5 References 6 External linksWork[edit] Javerbaum was hired as a staff writer with The Daily Show
The Daily Show
with Jon Stewart in 1999. He was promoted to head writer in 2002 and became an executive producer at the end of 2006. His work for the program won 11 Emmy Awards, a Grammy Award, three Peabody Awards and Television Critics Association Awards for both Best Comedy and Best News Show
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Emmy Awards
An Emmy Award, or simply Emmy, is an American award that recognizes excellence in the television industry, and is the equivalent of an Academy Award (for film), the Tony Award
Tony Award
(for theatre), and the Grammy Award (for music).[1] Because Emmys are given in various sectors of the American television industry, they are presented in different annual ceremonies held throughout the year. The two events that receive the most media coverage are the Primetime Emmy Awards and the Daytime Emmy Awards, which recognize outstanding work in American primetime and daytime entertainment programming, respectively. Other notable Emmy Award ceremonies are those honoring national sports programming, national news and documentary shows, national business and financial reporting, and technological and engineering achievements in television, including the Primetime Engineering Emmy Awards
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The New York Times
The New York Times
The New York Times
(sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City
New York City
with worldwide influence and readership.[6][7][8] Founded in 1851, the paper has won 122 Pulitzer Prizes, more than any other newspaper.[9][10] As of September 2016, it had the largest combined print-and-digital circulation of any daily newspaper in the United States.[11] The New York Times is ranked 18th in the world by circulation. The paper is owned by The New York Times
The New York Times
Company, which is publicly traded but primarily controlled by the Ochs-Sulzberger family through a dual-class share structure.[12] It has been owned by the family since 1896; A.G
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65th Primetime Emmy Awards
The 65th Primetime Emmy Awards, honoring the best in prime time television programming from June 1, 2012 until May 31, 2013, were held on Sunday, September 22, 2013 at the Nokia Theatre in Downtown Los Angeles, California. CBS
CBS
televised the ceremony within the United States. Actor Neil Patrick Harris
Neil Patrick Harris
hosted the Primetime Emmys for the second time. The Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremony was held on September 15.[1] Breaking Bad
Breaking Bad
won Outstanding Drama Series for the first half of its fifth season, while Modern Family
Modern Family
won Outstanding Comedy Series for the fourth consecutive time. Netflix
Netflix
made history by earning the first Primetime Emmy Award nominations for original online only web television
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Fountains Of Wayne
Fountains of Wayne
Fountains of Wayne
was an American rock band that formed in New York City in 1995. The band consisted of Chris Collingwood, Adam Schlesinger, Jody Porter, and Brian Young. The band was best known for its 2003 Grammy-nominated single "Stacy's Mom".Contents1 Career1.1 1995–99 1.2 2000–present2 Future plans 3 Discography 4 Film and television 5 Group members 6 References 7 External linksCareer[edit] 1995–99[edit] After Montclair-based Adam Schlesinger
Adam Schlesinger
and Sellersville-based Chris Collingwood first met as freshmen at Williams College, they played music in various bands and eventually went their separate ways, with Collingwood forming the Mercy Buckets in Boston and Schlesinger forming Ivy in New York City. In the mid-1990s, they came together to form Fountains of Wayne, named after a lawn ornament store in Wayne, New Jersey
New Jersey
that is no longer in business
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The Comedy Awards
The Comedy
Comedy
Awards was an annual award ceremony run by the American television network Comedy
Comedy
Central, honoring the best of comedy.[1] It was held twice, in 2011 and 2012. The 2011 ceremony took place on March 26 and aired on April 10 on CMT, Comedy
Comedy
Central, Logo TV, Nick at Nite, Spike, TV Land
TV Land
and VH1. It debuted on The Comedy
Comedy
Channel in Australia on May 22, 2011. The Comedy
Comedy
Awards represented Comedy
Comedy
Central's second attempt at creating an annual awards show, after the Commie Awards, which ran once in 2003. Comedy Central
Comedy Central
had also hosted the American Comedy Awards in 2001, which was those awards' last successive year after having been founded in 1989
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The Secret Policeman's Ball 2012
The Secret Policeman's Ball 2012 was the title of the show staged as a benefit for human rights organization Amnesty International at New York City's Radio City Music Hall on 4 March 2012, it was one of the long-running series of similar Amnesty benefits. Like its predecessors in 2006 and 2008, the show title was a reprise of the title of the 1979 Amnesty benefit show, The Secret Policeman's Ball, which heralded the organization's breakthrough in public awareness and fund-raising. To celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of Amnesty International, the show took place in the United States for the first time on March 4, 2012 at Radio City Music Hall in New York City, instead of its usual location in London.[1] Content[edit] The show was produced by James Serafinowicz and featured a mix of prominent comedians from Britain and the United States
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Tisch School Of The Arts
Coordinates: 40°43′45.2″N 73°59′37.6″W / 40.729222°N 73.993778°W / 40.729222; -73.993778the Tisch School of the ArtsType PrivateEstablished 1965Parent institutionNew York UniversityDean Allyson GreenAcademic staff265Undergraduates 3,163Postgraduates 939Location New York City, New York, United StatesWebsite tisch.nyu.eduThe New York University
New York University
Tisch School of the Arts
Tisch School of the Arts
(also known as Tisch, TNYU, and TTSOA) is a center of study in the performing and media arts. Founded on August 17, 1965, the Tisch is a training ground for artists, scholars of the arts, and filmmakers. The school merges the technical training of a professional school with the academic resources of a major research university to immerse students in their intended artistic disciplines. It is located at 721 Broadway in Manhattan, New York City
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New York University
Coordinates: 40°43′48″N 73°59′42″W / 40.73000°N 73.99500°W / 40.73000; -73.99500New York UniversityLatin: Universitas Neo EboracensisMotto Perstare et praestare (Latin)Motto in EnglishTo persevere and to excelType Private[1]Established 1831[1]Endowment $3.991 billion (2017)[2]Budget $11.945 billion (fiscal 2018)[3]Chairman William R. Berkley[4]President Andrew D. HamiltonProvost Katherine E
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Chuck Lorre
Chuck Lorre
Chuck Lorre
(/lɒri/;[2] born Charles Michael Levine; October 18, 1952)[3] is an American television writer, producer and composer. He has created and produced sitcoms including Grace Under Fire, Cybill, Dharma & Greg, Two and a Half Men, The Big Bang Theory, Mike & Molly, Mom, and Young Sheldon. He also served as an executive producer of Roseanne.Contents1 Early life 2 Career 3 Vanity cards 4 Selected credits 5 Show crossovers 6 Awards and recognition 7 Personal life 8 References 9 External linksEarly life[edit] Lorre was born in New York City, a son in a Jewish family.[4][5] His father, Robert (died 1976),[6] opened a luncheonette that did poorly, which caused financial problems. After graduating from high school, Lorre attended State University of New York at Potsdam, dropping out after two years to pursue a career as a songwriter.[3] During his two years at college he "majored in rock 'n' roll and pot and minored in LSD"
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Beavis And Butthead
Beavis
Beavis
and Butt-Head
Butt-Head
is an American adult animated sitcom created and designed by Mike Judge.[2] The series originated from Frog Baseball, a 1992 short film by Judge originally aired on Liquid Television. After seeing the short, MTV
MTV
signed Judge to develop the concept.[3][4] The series first ran from March 8, 1993, to November 28, 1997. The series was later renewed for an eighth season, which aired from October 27 to December 29, 2011
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Netflix
Netflix
Netflix
(/nɛtflɪks/) is an American entertainment company founded by Reed Hastings
Reed Hastings
and Marc Randolph
Marc Randolph
on August 29, 1997, in Scotts Valley, California.[9] It specializes in and provides streaming media, video-on-demand online, and, DVD
DVD
by mail. In 2013, Netflix
Netflix
expanded into film and television production as well as online distribution
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CBS
CBS
CBS
(an initialism of the network's former name, the Columbia Broadcasting System) is an American English language
English language
commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of CBS Corporation. The company is headquartered at the CBS Building
CBS Building
in New York City with major production facilities and operations in New York City (at the CBS
CBS
Broadcast Center) and Los Angeles (at CBS
CBS
Television City and the CBS
CBS
Studio Center). CBS
CBS
is sometimes referred to as the "Eye Network", in reference to the company's iconic logo, in use since 1951. It has also been called the "Tiffany Network", alluding to the perceived high quality of CBS programming during the tenure of William S
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Late Show With David Letterman
Late Show with David Letterman
David Letterman
is an American late-night talk show hosted by David Letterman
David Letterman
on CBS, the first iteration of the Late Show franchise. The show debuted on August 30, 1993,[2] and was produced by Letterman's production company, Worldwide Pants Incorporated and CBS Television Studios. The show's music director and leader of the house band, the CBS
CBS
Orchestra, was Paul Shaffer. The head writer was Matt Roberts and the announcer was originally Bill Wendell, then Alan Kalter. Of the major U.S. late-night programs, Late Show ranked second in cumulative average viewers over time and third in number of episodes over time.[citation needed] In most U.S. markets the show aired from 11:35 p.m. to 12:37 a.m. Eastern and Pacific Time, and recorded Monday through Wednesdays at 4:30 p.m., and Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. Eastern Time
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The Henson Company
The Jim Henson Company (also known at various times as Muppets, Inc., Henson Associates, Inc., and Jim Henson Productions, Inc.) is an American entertainment company, a leading producer of children's and family entertainment (despite some of the company's works containing mature content), and best known as the creators of the renowned Muppets characters.[1] Founded in 1958 by puppeteer Jim Henson and performing partner and wife Jane Henson,[2] the company is independently owned and operated by the children of its founders
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Harvard University
Harvard University
Harvard University
is a private Ivy League
Ivy League
research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Established in 1636 and named for clergyman John Harvard (its first benefactor), its history, influence, and wealth have made it one of the world's most prestigious universities.[8] Harvard is the United States' oldest institution of higher learning,[9] and the Harvard Corporation
Harvard Corporation
(formally, the President and Fellows of Harvard College) is its first chartered corporation. Although never formally affiliated with any denomination, the early College primarily trained Congregational and Unitarian clergy. Its curriculum and student body were gradually secularized during the 18th century, and by the 19th century, Harvard had emerged as the central cultural establishment among Boston elites.[10][11] Following the American Civil War, President Charles W
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