Quoted from imharrow:
I don't understand this comment, could you elaborate. I don't see the connection between hiring an experienced writer with a solid track record of writing the character and one of the biggest, most recognizable voice actors in the industry who has played the character before compares to hiring talented, but undiscovered improve comedians.
I think the writer is correlating how Posehn working on DP is similar to when Tina Fey worked on MM.
Both comics outside of the pinball industry to make a machine funny.