Last night the third episode of Important Things with Demetri Martin
aired on Comedy Central. In case anyone missed it, here's a few highlights from the show, which was all about brains.
Below you'll find three clips: Shakespeare
, Ben Franklin and Galileo Galilei acting up at a restaurant (with The Daily Show
's John Oliver), jokes about brains, and some deleted scenes.
"Greatest Minds" Galileo Galilei (Demetri Martin), William Shakespeare (John Oliver) and Ben Franklin get stupid at a modern day restaurant.
Jokes about Brains: Demetri Martin muses about conjoined twins, eating candy while colorblind and other mind teasers.
Brains - Deleted Scenes: Renaissance scholar Da Mici founds a not-so-scholarly institution and more with these outtakes.
-Demetri Martin's Comedy Show: An 'Important Thing'
About "Important Things with Demetri Martin": "Important Things with Demetri Martin" is a stream-of-consciousness sketch and variety show from stand-up comedian, Emmy®-losing writer and all-around person Demetri Martin. Each episode focuses on a single topic through the prism of Martin's unique point of view, whether it's apples or the afterlife. Martin mixes stand-up comedy, sketches, animation, studio bits and music to explore one "important thing" per episode - like power, safety or chairs. Martin's jokes, drawings and hair will play major roles in the series. "Important Things with Demetri Martin" airs Wednesday nights at 10:30 p.m. on Comedy Central.