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Comedy Central to Deflate Pamela Anderson!
http://press.comedycentral.com ^ | 6/29/05 | Press Release

Posted on 08/09/2005 11:37:26 AM PDT by Ramstein75

COMEDY CENTRAL To Deflate Pamela Anderson! Network Crowns Actress As First Female Roastee

Leading The Festivities Will Be Jimmy Kimmel As Roast Master COMEDY CENTRAL Partners With Joel Gallen from Tenth Planet Productions To Produce "The COMEDY CENTRAL Roast Of Pamela Anderson" Broadcast On Sunday, August 14 At 10:00 P.M.*

NEW YORK, June 29, 2005 -- COMEDY CENTRAL is getting in to bed with Pamela Anderson and it?s certain to be one hot and sexy evening! Anderson is locked and loaded to be the all-comedy network?s newest, and first woman, Roastee. Jimmy Kimmel, host of ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live," will serve as Roast Master, ensuring the event will be one arousing Roast. The show is scheduled to tape on August 7 in Los Angeles. "The COMEDY CENTRAL Roast of Pamela Anderson" will air on Sunday, August 14 at 10:00 p.m. "We are elated that Pamela Anderson will be the first woman to christen our Roastee throne,? said Elizabeth Porter, vice president, talent and events for COMEDY CENTRAL. "ur viewers can expect this year'sRoast to be filled with some sizzling and biting material."

According to Kimmel, "This will be the filthiest night that even Pam has experienced in front of a video camera. I'm getting a special penis tattoo to commemorate it."

"I'm looking forward to being roasted...although I feel like I've made a career out of roasting, boiling or pickling myself," said Anderson, who is donating her fee to PETA and will be lampooned for her animal activism as well as her other obvious attributes.

This year's edition of the Roast will be produced by Joel Gallen from Tenth Planet Productions, who will also be executive producing and directing "COMEDY CENTRAL LIVE Presents Dave Attell: The Insomniac Tour" movie and "COMEDY CENTRAL's Last Laugh '05."

Tenth Planet Productions' Joel Gallen is the executive producer and Elizabeth Porter serves as the executive in charge of "The COMEDY CENTRAL Roast of Pamela Anderson" for the network.

COMEDY CENTRAL, the only all-comedy network, currently is seen in more than 87 million homes nationwide. COMEDY CENTRAL is owned by Comedy Partners, a wholly-owned division of MTV Networks. COMEDY CENTRAL is a registered trademark of Comedy Partners. COMEDY CENTRAL's Internet address is http://www.comedycentral.com.

Comedy Central NY: 1775 Broadway NY, NY 10019 212.767.8600 fax:212.767.8592 CA: 2049 Century Park East, Ste. 4170 LA, CA 90067 310.407.4798 fax:310.407.4797


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Notice Pam is "donating" her fee to PETA...She was on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' last week and said "they" were donating $200,000 to her favorite charity (PETA)..."they" appears to be Comedy Central for the chance to roast her...I hope it is worth it! (Sarcasm)
1 posted on 08/09/2005 11:37:26 AM PDT by Ramstein75
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To: Ramstein75

Bump to keep abreast of this event.


2 posted on 08/09/2005 11:40:18 AM PDT by Rebelbase (Mexico, the 51st state.)
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To: Ramstein75


Pam Anderson? I guess Jared, the Subway guy, was busy that evening.


3 posted on 08/09/2005 11:40:35 AM PDT by james500
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To: Ramstein75

hmmmm.....

someone has a crap fetish in the keywords....


4 posted on 08/09/2005 11:41:27 AM PDT by MikefromOhio (When Judge Roberts is confirmed, FR will be EXTREMELY funny that day...Get your PROZAC here!!!)
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To: Rebelbase

Might have to have a LIVE THREAD of this event (well, as it occurs on TV, anyway)


5 posted on 08/09/2005 11:41:50 AM PDT by TheBigB (I would like to extend to you an invitation to the pants party.)
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To: Ramstein75
Notice Pam is "donating" her fee to PETA

That's great. PETA was running low on money to round up more stray pets and slaughter them.

6 posted on 08/09/2005 11:42:05 AM PDT by Always Right
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To: Ramstein75

"Notice Pam is "donating" her fee to PETA...She was on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' last week and said "they" were donating $200,000 to her favorite charity (PETA)..."they" appears to be Comedy Central for the chance to roast her...I hope it is worth it! (Sarcasm)"

PETA, who is PETA? Where's Pam? I thought we were talking about Pam? Why do I have stars in my eyes?


7 posted on 08/09/2005 11:42:11 AM PDT by Rebelbase (Mexico, the 51st state.)
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To: MikeinIraq

Those are some crappy keywords.


8 posted on 08/09/2005 11:42:28 AM PDT by TheBigB (I would like to extend to you an invitation to the pants party.)
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To: TheBigB

yeah they are...

they take this thread to the crapper.....


9 posted on 08/09/2005 11:44:07 AM PDT by MikefromOhio (When Judge Roberts is confirmed, FR will be EXTREMELY funny that day...Get your PROZAC here!!!)
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To: Rebelbase

Seen the thread about the PETA racist mess in CT?


10 posted on 08/09/2005 11:44:49 AM PDT by ken5050 (Ann Coulter needs to have children ASAP to pass on her gene pool....any volunteers?)
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To: ken5050

yes...that is why I posted this one...PETA will stop at nothing to get donations and support for their cause....they get so much money we aren't even aware of...shameful...but at least they don't hide the fact that they are whackos


11 posted on 08/09/2005 11:47:28 AM PDT by Ramstein75
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To: MikeinIraq

"someone has a crap fetish in the keywords...."

At least he threw 'rubberbiscuit' in there.


12 posted on 08/09/2005 11:51:30 AM PDT by gate2wire (We Honor Those Who Serve---WE REMEMBER--Thank you)
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To: Ramstein75

Pam Anderson roasted.......?

I think she's been marinated, glazed, filet'd, and found to be well done. Albeit the breasts are kinda rubbery I'm told.......:o)


13 posted on 08/09/2005 11:53:42 AM PDT by Squantos (Be polite. Be professional. But, have a plan to kill everyone you meet. )
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To: Ramstein75

I saw my first Pam/Peta billboard in Chicopee, MA last weekend.

What a hypocrit, we all know she's a meat eater.


14 posted on 08/09/2005 11:54:49 AM PDT by Fierce Allegiance (This ain't your granddaddy's America)
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To: Fierce Allegiance

And you know someone is going to zing her on that. These roasts are outrageously funney. I have seem Heffner's, Jerry Stiller's, Chevy Chase's and Dennis Leary's so far.


15 posted on 08/09/2005 11:57:11 AM PDT by misterrob
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To: Fierce Allegiance
"we all know she's a meat eater."

You saw the video too.

16 posted on 08/09/2005 12:02:51 PM PDT by Jersey Republican Biker Chick (People too weak to follow their own dreams, will always find a way to discourage yours.)
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To: Fierce Allegiance; MikeinIraq
The roast has -already- occurred, last weekend. It just hasn't been televised yet. here's a quick overview by one of my favorite writers, Bill Simmons at espn.com:

"You know the book "The Perfect Storm"? I witnessed the perfect storm of craziness Sunday night: Courtney Love, Dennis Rodman, Tommy Lee, Andy Dick and Anna Nicole Smith, all within 35 feet of one another for Comedy Central's taping of the Pamela Anderson Celebrity Roast."

"As you might remember from my column about the Shaq Roast three years ago, few things make me happier than a celebrity roast -- it's the last place on the planet where anything can be said about anybody without any repercussions. Although they're always entertaining on TV, they're 10-20 times more entertaining in person because Comedy Central has to edit out some of the more biting/obscene/outlandish comments. (The fact that HBO or Showtime hasn't launched a Celebrity Roast Series remains one of the great mysteries in life.) In person, you hear everything -- hepatitis B jokes, domestic violence jokes, at least 125 different jokes about Tommy Lee's anatomy, even Jeff Ross telling Courtney Love, "God, what happened? Even Kurt Cobain looks better than you!"

"It was a vicious night from start to finish, kicked off by emcee Jimmy Kimmel announcing the names of Dick, Love, Rodman and Lee, then telling an inappropriate joke. Of course, Courtney ended up stealing the show, for better or worse -- interrupting comedians during their monologues, throwing shoes at people, spilling drinks, stumbling around, mauling Kimmel on the sofa, screaming "Clean and sober for 12 months" after every drug joke about her, crossing/uncrossing her legs like Sharon Stone in "Basic Instinct" for the people in the first few rows, pulling up her blouse for the crowd ... I mean, I can't adequately capture what happened. At one point, Tommy Lee was pouring himself champagne from Rodman's table, they looked at each other and both kind of shrugged. Imagine being so crazy that Dennis Rodman and Tommy Lee had to share a "Wow, she's nuts!'" moment about you?"

One drawback about roasts: There are always 2-3 people who bomb, and at least 2-3 more people who end up going on waaaaaaaaaaaaay too long. For instance, an unprepared Eddie Griffin (the comedian/actor, not the basketball player) babbled incoherently for about 20 minutes, to the point the teleprompter was flashing in capital letters, "PLEASE WRAP IT UP!" (That was funny in itself -- when they edit the show, they should just show the teleprompter over his actual routine.) There was also a transvestite performer (dubbed "Pamela Manderson" by Ross) who bombed so badly that Jimmy immediately followed her routine with, "Don't worry, that's all going to be edited out of the show."

17 posted on 08/09/2005 12:05:37 PM PDT by TheBigB (I would like to extend to you an invitation to the pants party.)
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To: TheBigB
you hear everything -- hepatitis B jokes, domestic violence jokes, at least 125 different jokes about Tommy Lee's anatomy,

Gee, I can't wait.

18 posted on 08/09/2005 12:37:50 PM PDT by Izzy Dunne (Hello, I'm a TAGLINE virus. Please help me spread by copying me into YOUR tag line.)
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