Here are some cartoons I made for Sparknotes of The Dos and Don’ts of Making Small Talk With Strangers.


The Dos and Don’ts of Making Small Talk With Strangers (more here!)

Tonight is my 2nd to last show at @creekcavelic getting my hour in order. I’d really appreciate if you came out! 7pm

Here’s “The New York Times” listing:
Erik Bergstrom (through Saturday) Mr. Bergstrom, a deep-voiced master of one-liners, concludes his week of headlining at the Week at the Creek series. At 7 p.m., the Creek and the Cave, 10-93 Jackson Avenue, Long Island City, Queens, 718-706-8783,; free. (Elise Czajkowski) (at The Creek and The Cave)

Tonight on Live From Outer Space! @mrdavehill @leahbonnema @mattkoff @bornferal @dustwolf666 9pm @cobraclubbk (at The Cobra Club)

I’ll be at @creekandcave again tonight at 7pm uppercutting the Devil with jokes. Here’s The New York Times listing!

Here are some cartoons I made for SPARKNOTES of 10 Fashion Trends Explained by Evolution.

<img class=”alignnone” alt=”” src=”” width=”701” height=”394” />We know that platform shoes are “back,” but where did they come from originally? What would possess an entire country of beachgoers to embrace the “face-kini?” Are beards responsible for the Industrial Revolution? There are so many questions about fashion that we need to ask a specialized anthropologist. Unfortunately, we couldn’t find one, so we’ve taken our best guesses at how these fashion trends came about… (via 10 Fashion Trends Explained by Evolution)



It’ll never be the subject of a Hashtag War, but one of these #RejectedHashtags will be on tonight’s new @midnight.

(via atmidnightcc)

This Saturday night I’m hosting a talk show at The Creek and The Cave. My guests will be Danny Tamberelli and Mike Maronna (Pete & Pete from Nickelodeon’s “The Adventures of Pete & Pete”)! Plus more! It’s going to be the cat’s pajamas, which are made entirely out of the bee’s knees. Check it out.

Aftermirth is a live monthly talk show hosted by Erik Bergstrom (Comedy Central’s Indecision 2012, The New Yorker) at The Creek and The Cave. Join him as he speaks with musicians, authors, actors, and other awesome people about EVERYTHING and MORE!!

This month:

•Danny & Mike (Pete & Pete from the show “The Adventures of Pete & Pete”)
Check out their awesome podcast “The Adventures of Danny & Mike”

•DJ Shockwave (a beatboxing machine)

John F. O’Donnell (News Correspondent for Redacted Tonight)

•My ex-girlfriend’s little sister: Ashley Boman (as my Ed McMahon, because I think it’s funny)

AfterMirth! 6/14
The Creek and The Cave
10-93 Jackson Ave, New York, NY 11101

My friends from college made this animation and it’s great!

Here are some cartoons I made:


Lesser-known Harry Potter beasts! by Erik Bergstrom

Here are some cartoons I made:


Happy World Penguin Day!

These are common interpretations of penguin body language

Somewhere near my pal: The Ocean.

Have you met Master Softee? He serves frozen treats with an iron fist.

I made some cartoons of mascots I wish existed.
<img class=”alignnone” alt=”” src=” ” width=”701” height=”394” /> (via Team Mascots We Wish Existed)