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The secret life of a Charlestown drug dealer

The next face Shane Mauss saw, though, was unmistakable. It was Johnny Hickey. A fast-talking tattooed Charlestown native with a tough brogue and checkered past, he used to sometimes work security at a comedy club Mauss used to play back in Boston
Hickey flipped for the Feds — and lived to make a movie about it
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  February 04, 2011
See five of our "Best Comedian" picks tonight at Mottley's

See five of our "Best Comedian" picks tonight at Mottley's

 Hey, all you undecided and uninformed Phoenix Readers Poll 2010 voters: tonight is your chance to catch five of our six "Best Comedian 2010" nominees...
By Ashley Rigazio  |  February 18, 2010

Northern exposure

While New York is grittier, Los Angeles juicier, and Boston is wicked smahter, for some odd reason it is Montreal that, for two weeks every summer, becomes the epicenter of the comedy universe.
Four Boston funnymen tell some jokes at Montreal's Just for Laughs festival, and prove that comedy is more than just getting-r-done
By SARA FAITH ALTERMAN  |  July 31, 2009

Robby Roadsteamer's good intentions

"He's beyond passionate — it's almost to the brink of sanity with him."
The Greater Boston Alternative-Comedy Festival
By MIKE MILIARD  |  December 11, 2008
Shane Mauss live in The Sandbox!

Shane Mauss live in The Sandbox!

Comedian Shane Mauss drops in to talk about his shows this weekend at Mottley's in Boston. Listen here! Put us on your iPod.
By Charlie  |  September 25, 2008

10,000 Laughs: The Best of the Boston Comedy Festival

“People have to remember that there’s one big difference between Bush and Hitler,” he says. “Hitler wrote a book.”
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  September 18, 2007


The Mauss that roared

A month ago, Boston comedian Shane Mauss could barely get local comedy clubs to return his calls.
Meet the man who could put Boston’s comedy scene back on the map
By SEAN L. MCCARTHY  |  March 30, 2007