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Colbert Report/Portlandia’s Allison Silverman Heads to The Office

Allison Silverman, the first head writer and an executive producer for The Colbert Report and a current producer/writer for Portlandia has a new gig: as a producer/writer at The Office. She's prepping the move out west now, and will be on board [...]

By Adam Frucci

Allison Silverman: The Upside to American-Made Tear Gas

Allison Silverman has a great new humor piece in Slate today concerning American-made tear gas canisters being used in Egypt: "It is the view of our in-house team of experts that, contrary to popular opinion, the 'Made in USA' label on our tear [...]

By Adam Frucci

Allison Silverman on Hipster Community Outreach

Here's another excellent piece by former Daily Show/Colbert Report writer Allison Silverman taking on the denizens of Williamsburg in this week's New Yorker.Plus, this church occupied the oldest storefront in our corner of Williamsburg, and the [...]

By Adam Frucci

Allison Silverman: Et Tu, Brooklyn

Former Colbert Report Executive Producer/Daily Show writer Allison Silverman has a humor piece in the New Yorker this week entitled Et Tu, Brooklyn? It's about, well, Brooklyn: "One of my birthday gifts was membership on a Web site that uses a [...]

By Adam Frucci