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Throwback Thursday- Comedy Central News

Date: Thursday, October 1, 2015
Category: Blog, News

Throwback Thursday – Comedy Central News 2007
Wow, look how dark my hair was back in 2007… (I think it was Andrew Moskos who convinced me to dye my hair, actually.)
Since I started at Boom Chicago, I was busy with the news. We started the Boom Chicago News segment in the show. And back in 2001, Pep Rosenfeld & I had ‘Boom Chicago News’ on TV at AT5 (right after Pep got back from writing on Weekend Update at ‘Saturday Night Live’). In 2006, Boom Chicago got the green light for a pilot for MTV, and we did Boom Chicago News as a segment. The pilot didn’t make it, but the segment lived on. In 2007, Viacom announced Comedy Central was coming to the Netherlands, and their first-ever in-house production was ‘Comedy Central News,’ with me as anchor. Here’s one of the early promos. I’ll see if I can upload some more soon. ‘Because Dutch news is news too.’