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Gabe Gronli Greenpoint resident Gabe Gronli got his start in comedy in high school, doing a local access cable show with friends. Little did he know that, about a decade later, that niche interest pursued in Madison, Wisonson, would help land him a job as a writer for one of the universe’s funniest people, Stephen Colbert on The Colbert Report. Gronli started as a PA before graduating to footage producer—which he did for 6 years—and, after...
Last Sunday in Borough Park, I sat around the dining room table of Damira, a cardiologist from Uzbekistan. In front of us was a feast: cinnamon bread made from an Uzbek family recipe, a Georgian pastry filled with a tangy farm cheese, a bowl of crystalized sugar made from grape juice that, in Uzbekistan, is an aphrodisiac eaten on wedding days, and yet another traditional baked-dough pocket filled with vegetables and cheese. “Usually, dinner or...
It's good to know that Stephen Colbert has excellent taste in ice cream. This weekend, the soon-to-be Late Show host, last seen riding into the sunset with Alex Trebek, Santa Claus, and Abraham Lincoln, sent over a treat to help fellow comedian Mindy Kaling through editing her show's season finale. And the treat was, per Kaling's Instagram, "A GIFT OF A MILLION CONTAINERS OF ARTISANAL ICE CREAMS" from Brooklyn's own Ample Hills. By a...
The final episode of The Colbert Report will air on Comedy Central tonight, marking the end of a more than nine year run, full of song, dance, wørds, interviews and a whole hell of a lot of bald eagles screeching. Oh, and truthiness. Tons of truthiness.  As sad as we are to see "Colbert" go, we are as excited as we could possibly ever be about late night TV (which, medium) at the thought of how...

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