If you could have any superpower, what would it be?

Rob Huebel is an American comedian based in New York City.  Huebel and fellow comedians Aziz Ansari and Paul Scheer are writers, actors, and executive producers in the MTV sketch comedy show Human Giant.

He has been a sketch character actor on shows such as Late Night with Conan O'Brien and Upright Citizens Brigade.  Huebel was also nominated for an Emmy award for his work as a producer for Michael Moore's Bravo series The Awful Truth and also produced for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.

Huebel is noted for his appearance as a panelist on the VH1 series Best Week Ever, his NetZero "Candidate Zero" campaign during the 2004 election, and his "Inconsiderate Cell Phone Man" character, shown at movie theatres before showtime.

He also appeared on the HBO television series Curb Your Enthusiasm as well as Fox's Arrested Development. He is the comedy partner of Rob Riggle, a comedian he worked with in the improvisational comedy troupe Respecto Montalban.

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Question: If you could have any superpower, what would it be?

Rob Huebel: If I could have any superpower, I would like to instantly be able to grow facial hair, like, different designs of facial hair just to sort of obscure your appearance, you know? Like, so if you fuck up and do something wrong, poof, full beard. People are, like, oh, where'd that asshole go? I don't know. He's gone. There's a guy with a beard. It's not him.



Recorded On: 4/1/08