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The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 4/9/13

This week’s picks for 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos here at the Nerdist are free of dead Margaret Thatcher jokes and “accidental racists.” Just a bunch of videos made by… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 4/2/13

If you’re reading this, that means you made it through April Fool’s Day alive. You never know if someone was going to pull a Final Destination-themed prank that somehow became… more

Nerdist Podcast: John de Lancie

The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his… more
 

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 3/26

Really? How many Harlem Shake videos can you watch before your reality starts getting bent based on when the bass drops? Don’t worry. You don’t need to answer that question…. more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 3/19/13

Are you worried about Twitter’s Vine app redefining the medium of moving images? Well, first off, there is a long way to go before that happens. Second, I’m still curating… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos 3/12/13

Tired of talk of the finale of The Bachelor? Tired of the tweets about the talk of the finale of The Bachelor? Tired in general? Are you tired of consecutive… more
 

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 3/5/13

If you’ve come to see a round up of videos of more humans yelling like goats or people slipping on milk, I’m sorry that you’ve come to the wrong place…. more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 2/26/13

If you’re still hiding away from most of television and the Internet to wait for anything referencing The Oscars to pass by, then you have nothing to fret and roll… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 2/19/13

Are you tired of hearing about how you aren’t going to be the Pope? Have you had enough of awards season? Well, luckily, this week’s 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos… more
 

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 2/13

Of course you need a break from more discussion of Rihanna and The Grammys and things about the State of the Union that have nothing to do with politics and… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 2/5

Well, you saw and laughed, got confounded, or possibly were disappointed by the Super Bowl ads this past Sunday. I personally am sort of saddened at the fact that Budweiser… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 1/29

The fiscal cliff problem’s been pushed back for now, so you don’t have to read up on what it exactly is for a few more months, but, more importantly, you… more
 

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 1/22

The inauguration of President Barack Obama for his second term marks an end to election jokes. To fill that void, watch this week’s 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week,… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 1/15

If you can’t unfix your eyes from Tommy Lee Jones’ Golden Globes face while Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig presented — it was strikingly similar to his face throughout No… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week

While I’m sure that plenty of you keep watching KDOC’s wreck of New Year’s Eve special hosted by Jamie Kennedy, there was plenty of comedy that went according to plan… more
 

Off Limits?: The Comedy World and Sandy Hook

It is January 7th, 2013, 24 days after the horrific shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, CT and Anthony Jeselnik, arguably the overseer of dark humor, hasn’t tweeted a… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 1/1/13

It’s 2013 and some of you, hopefully, might have realized that it’s just another week, because time is linear and doesn’t recognize years. If you’re currently having an existential dilemma,… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 12/25

I’m sure that there have been enough awkward pauses at some type of holiday related gathering that you desperately need a laugh. Whether it be an office Christmas party or… more
 

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 12/18

Rage, melancholy, confusion, and more are all sweeping the nation over the shootings in Newtown, CT. As always with The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week, I’m not offering… more

Maria Bamford, And How Laughter Is the Best Medicine When It Hits Closest to Home

I am a depressed person. Comedy helps with that. More specifically, comedy about depression really helps with being depressed. I’m certain there are people that are more depressed than me… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 12/11

Need to get the John Travolta & Olivia Newton John Christmas duet out of your head? Need to forget that you could buy an attachment to your bike that makes… more
 

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 12/4

We’re sure you getting a kick out of watching DMX do his cover of “Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer” on repeat. However, there was more funny stuff uploaded to the… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 11/27

It’s true that Angus T. Young called the TV show that he’s currently on, Two and a Half Men, filth, but not for the reasons for which many of us… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 11/20

Whether you’re hopelessly entangled in the whirlwind supernatural romance or you’re a preening cynical person who can’t stand it, the Twilight Saga has undoubtedly divided us as a people. I… more