Seat of Comedy

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A visual and verbal appreciation of the essential role played by the couch in the American sitcom. Includes a removable poster with unidentified images of 64 television sofas (readers who supply a complete set of correct answers win a free subscription to the magazine).

Mame McCutchin received an M.A. from New York University’s Cinema Studies program and was most recently host of Artland: USA, an HD television program about art and architecture that ran on the Ovation channel. McCutchin, who lives in New York, has written for Daily Candy and Star magazine; she is also a licensed NYC tour guide and a stand-up comedian.