Comedian Dane Cook achieved what almost no one else has in comedy — he sold out Madison Square Garden. At the time, he was only the second comedian to do so the other was Andrew Dice Clay. Back in , it was hard not to know who Dane Cook was. His comedy album Harmful if Swallowed sold an impressive 1. After coming out of nowhere, Dane Cook was a bona fide celebrity. But then it seems just as quickly, Cook fell from public favor and disappeared into oblivion.