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The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day: “The Fresh Manager” with Jay Larson

My deepest sympathies to all those hard at work at Twitter that think they have to tweet jokes about any award shows, especially one as unrenowned as the American Music… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of the Day 11/22/13: Joe Zimmerman on Ferguson

Photos have surfaced that show that convicted murderer and cult leader Charles Manson just got engaged, at least according to his alleged fiancee, even while incarcerated. Though this is disheartening… more

Join Nerdist at Wondercon This Weekend! UPDATE: Chris Hardwick Signing Sunday!

UPDATE: We’ve added a signing with Chris Hardwick himself on Sunday 2-3 PM!  UPDATE: Jessica Chobot has been added to the Nerdist Panel on Sunday at 12:00PM! Details below…… more
 

Bill Cosby and Sarah Silverman’s Long Awaited Comedy Specials Both Airing This Saturday

Whether you’re aware of it or not, this Saturday is a huge night for comedy, especially the discipline of it known as stand-up comedy. Two comedy giants in their own… more

The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 11/21/13

Yes, you’ve probably been falling into the Internet news hole on just the names of Rob Ford and George Zimmerman alone in the last week. That’s why important that you… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/21/13: Hollywood Acting Studio: How to Film a Sex Scene

Is anyone lamenting the impending end of Winamp? It looked cool for maybe one semester until I realized that a good music player wasn’t all about having the actual program… more
 

Comedy Central Orders A Chris Gethard Pilot

After one attempt at a show with Will Ferrell and Adam McKay on Comedy Central (Big Lake), doing a live variety/talk/game show at UCB in NYC where he… more

Jimmy Pardo’s Pardcast-a-Thon Goes for a Record for Smile Train

Comedian and podcast trailblazer Jimmy Pardo has been holding his annual Pardcast-a-Thon to benefit Smile Train four years in a row, and is now making it a great fifth (and… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/20/13: Moshe Kasher & Nick Thune Do Stand-Up Over K-Pop

Apparently, people still give credence to the superlative of “sexiest,” as enough people are complaining about Adam Levine being named “Sexiest Man Alive” by People Magazine to make it newsworthy…. more
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/19/13: No, You Shut Up with Paul F. Tompkins

In a single Google News feed, a news item for remembering Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address is right above a news item on remembering the JFK Assassination, which is weird placement, in… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/18/13: Rory Scovel on The Pete Holmes Show

Within probably minutes of me reading the words “George Zimmerman arrested,” I immediately braced myself for what is sure to be a non-stop open mic/HS debate over every social… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/15/13: Jon Stewart Takes Down Deep Dish Pizza

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is getting a reality TV show based on his handling of smoking crack and other crude acts which, for me, begs the question, “Rob Ford isn’t… more
 

The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 11/14/13

This has been quite the week in comedy especially since we’re in quite the time for comedy (I’m sure a book will be written about the art form and the… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/14/13: Conan Calls a Horse Race

There is new DNA evidence suggesting that dogs were an “evolutionary off-shoot of the grey wolf,” claiming that they were somehow domesticated in Europe. That still doesn’t explain how the… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/13/13: Adult Swim’s TRASH HEAP with Kelly Hudson

Last night, seven people together spent over $140 million at auction to buy “Three Studies of Lucian Freud” a set of three paintings, or triptych, by Francis Bacon, which was… more
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/12/13: Rhys Darby on Letterman

It’s 11/12/13, and nothing seems out of line or in line with any sort of celestial bodies, because the numbers are probably pretty arbitrary to the entirety of… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/11/13: ‘Ghost’ by Alex Winfrey

When I declared, regarding Miley Cyrus’ twerking during the VMAs, that I could care less, apparently, the universe took note. Seeing headlines, tweets, etc. regarding Miley’s latest live performance, part… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/8/13: Adam Yenser on Conan

Blockbuster is finally finito. The remaining stores of the video rental chain will all be closing soon, and that, for some reason, has inspired the nostalgia of so many ’90s… more
 

The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 11/7/13

The last 7 days brought a whole flurry of comedy news, and I’m not talking about a bunch of people dressing up in offensive or insensitive costumes on Halloween thinking… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/7/13: “Gangster Party Line” by Brent Weinbach

For whatever it’s worth, there has to be plenty of people in the U.S. that had no idea where Toronto is or even that it’s a city, but know… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/6/13: Fake Birthday by Beige

It seems the whole Internet is in a whole nostalgic malaise for Blockbuster closing its last operating locations. I’m not really sure why people are getting nostalgic over something they… more
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/5/13: WOMEN Comedy’s Hour Long TV Drama

Daylight Savings Time has passed yet again and I feel absentminded for not even making a time appropriate joke about it. I guess I’ll have to wait until the next… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/4/13: Sheng Wang on Totally Biased

Ousted former President of Egypt Morsi apparently refused to show up in prison attire at his trial. It turns out orange is not the new black, but rather being violently… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 11/1/13: Precious Plum, “A Biker Shop”

Halloween is now over and some stores didn’t even wait until a week afterwards to ignore Thanksgiving by putting up their entire Christmas decoration throughout their store. I know this… more