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WILD WEST COMPANY FESTIVAL BUD LIGHT SPONSORS

Nashville, TN (Wednesday, April 8) – The Wild West Comedy Festival announced today that Bud Light, “The Perfect Beer for Whatever Happens,” will return as presenting sponsor; and Netflix, the premiere destination in original and stand-up comedy programming, as associate sponsor for year two of the festival. The festival takes place in Nashville on Tuesday, April 14 through Sunday, April 19.  

"After a successful collaboration in the first year of our festival, we’re thrilled to have Bud Light and Netflix back as premiere sponsors," said Vince Vaughn, head of Wild West Productions. "We couldn't be aligned with better partners, both of these brands...

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WILD WEST COMPANY FESTIVAL BUD LIGHT SPONSORS

Nashville, TN (Wednesday, April 8) – The Wild West Comedy Festival announced today that Bud Light, “The Perfect Beer for Whatever Happens,” will return as presenting sponsor; and Netflix, the premiere destination in original and stand-up comedy programming, as associate sponsor for year two of the festival. The festival takes place in Nashville on Tuesday, April 14 through Sunday, April 19.  

"After a successful collaboration in the first year of our festival, we’re thrilled to have Bud Light and Netflix back as premiere sponsors," said Vince Vaughn, head of Wild West Productions. "We couldn't be aligned with better partners, both of these brands...

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Anjelah Johnson said becoming a comedian was a fluke.

She took an entertainment class at a church because it was free and wrote her first joke.

In 2007, she posted “Nail Salon” on YouTube, and the video went viral.

“It started blowing up my spot and propelled me to where I am today,” Johnson said. “People saw this video and requested me at shows and clubs. Doors just kept opening for me.”

She will perform another sold-out show at the Gallo Center for the Arts on Saturday. Her last appearance at the venue in 2012 was also a sellout.

Johnson was born and raised in...

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Luke Bryan entertained a sold-out crowd at Lakewood last summer. He’ll be back this year, at Philips Arena. Photo: Jonathan Phillips/Special to the AJC

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ON SALE FRIDAY, APRIL 10

Maze featuring Frankie Beverly with Brian McKnight. 7:30 p.m. June 6. Chastain Park Amphitheatre. $59.75-$125.75. LN.

Morrissey. 8:30 p.m. June 13. Atlanta Symphony Hall. $39.50-$89.50. TM.

Lord Huron. 8 p.m. July 20. Variety Playhouse. $22-$25. TM.

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IF YOU GO

When: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 9.

Where: San Manuel Indian Bingo & Casino, 777 San Manuel Blvd., Highland.

Admission: $35-$45.

Information: 800-359-2464, sanmanuel.com.

Many milestone moments in life take place in churches such as baptisms, weddings and christenings. For comedian Anjelah Johnson one of her most famous jokes to date was written in a church.

And the joke -- which is now one of Johnson’s set staples -- is a parody of getting her nails done at a Vietnamese nail salon by the manicurist “Tammy.” With a spot on accent and a penchant for...

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SWEEPSTAKES DATES
The Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:01 a.m. PT on Monday, March 30, 2015 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. PT on Sunday, April 5, 2015 (“Sweepstakes Period”). All entries must be submitted and...

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Brad Paisley is joining in on the fun at the 2015 Wild West Comedy Festival in Nashville, where the superstar will take the stage to host an evening featuring an all-star comedic lineup.

Paisley will host a stand-up comedy event on April 16, at TPAC’s Andrew Jackson Hall. Comedians Jon Reep, Greg Hahn, Theo Von, Sarah Tiana, Keith Alberstadt and more are scheduled to appear. The singer will introduce each stand-up comic and interact with them on stage.

The week-long comedy festival is set for April 14-19 at various locations around Music City, including the Ryman Auditorium, TPAC’s Andrew Jackson Hall...

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Starting her rise to fame as an NFL Cheerleader, Anjelah Johnson made a huge splash with one of the most successful viral comedy videos of all time, Nail Salon.

Johnson joined the cast of MADtv as a series regular, which spawned another Internet sensation Bon Qui Qui. This original character, a disgruntled fast food employee with no filter, has been enjoyed, viewed and replicated by over 65 million people worldwide. After recording and releasing three songs and two music videos for Bon Qui Qui, Anjelah signed a record deal with Warner Bros Records to release a full album, currently available on...

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Fremont County, Wyo. – Here’s a look at what’s happening across the county. Check out the complete calendar here. To submit events for the calendar and other news tips, use this form.

Thursday, March 12

Wyoming State Winter Fair Trade Show is 12-8:30 p.m.  at the Bob Carey Memorial Fieldhouse. Entry is $3 at the door. There will also be a free craft show from 12-2 p.m. in the fieldhouse lobby.

CANCELLED – MSPI Northern Arapaho Meth/ Suicide Prevention Initiative Program will be sponsoring a community awareness event from 7-10 p.m. at Rocky Mountain Hall. There will be a carry-in dinner starting at 7;...

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"Today," she continues, "walking through a store is completely different. It changes everything when you approach the counter and are treated with respect and attention. You feel like the company values you and is issuing an open invitation."

A Harvard grad with an MBA from Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management, Lachman is now the director of brand marketing for Walker & Company, a startup aiming to anticipate the health and beauty needs of consumers of color. She considers herself uniquely qualified to evaluate the cosmetics industry’s attempts to be inclusive. Her assessment? It’s a mixed bag.

When it comes to beauty products,...

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