Time to brush up on hundreds of years of pop culture references because Time Machine Comedy is coming. The inaugural show finds comedians performing their material as if it was the year 1776, but future sets will find the comedians flung into other historical eras. Proceeds from the show benefit 826LA—of Echo Park Time Travel Mart fame; it all makes sense now, right? We still have two questions, though: Did people already complain about traffic in LA in 1781? And will they still in 2029?