John Early Is Figuring Out How to Be Sincere

As the star of the sharp new indie ‘Stress Positions,’ the irreverent comic works in a more serious vein. He tells Cracked why he’s getting comfortable with being earnest — even if he’s scared everyone will think he’s pretentious

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The 10 Best Mighty Boosh Songs

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Along with series like the original Office, The IT Crowd, and Peep Show, there's another breakthrough BBC comedy that may have been short-lived but is deeply loved to this day. Those less familiar may only know of Old Gregg, who went from character to early internet meme, but The Mighty Boosh, brainchild of Noel Fielding and Julian Barratt, is a whirlwind of quick dialogue, outlandish art design, and moments of musical genius that deserves a watch by anyone who's a fan of offbeat comedy. Those musical moments are the focus of this article, with my top 10 songs from the series listed below.

COMEDY NERD CRACKED.COM NANAGEDDON Some metal bands take themselves a bit too seriously, but we're also willing to bet that there's a lot of metal musicians who have engaged in some closed-door headbanging to this ode to an apocalypse brought on by elder citizens.

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John Early Is Figuring Out How to Be Sincere

As the star of the sharp new indie ‘Stress Positions,’ the irreverent comic works in a more serious vein. He tells Cracked why he’s getting comfortable with being earnest — even if he’s scared everyone will think he’s pretentious

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