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Recap: Louis C.K. Hosts SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE

Last season, Saturday Night Live saw one of its best episodes with the one hosted by the zeitgeist’s favorite comedian, Louis C.K., especially with the Abraham Lincoln/Louie mash-up… more

The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 3/29/14

Facebook drones, Gwyneth Paltrow-Chris Martin “uncoupling”, more Chris Christie “Bridgegate” controversy… they’ve all littered the headlines over the last week, and while all of those have varying degrees of importance… 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 Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 3/28/14: The Record Collector

Have you guys heard Future Islands yet? Have you? Just watching the dance moves of front man Samuel Herring are entrancing enough for you to be drawn into their dramatically… more

Louis C.K. SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Promo Is, Of Course, LOUIE-esque

One of the best episodes of Saturday Night Live last season was hosted by Louis C.K., which makes it exciting that he’s returning to host yet again this weekend…. more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 3/27/14: Ken Burns Profiles Eugene Mirman

Taco Bell has just unveiled the full range of their breakfast menu and, unsurprisingly, it has received plenty of criticism, although it should be noted that it’s really a waste… more
 

Steve Coogan Bringing SOS: SAVE OUR SKINS to FearNet and BiteTV

After being one of the biggest and brightest of comedy stars in the U.K., directing critically acclaimed film Philomena, Steve Coogan is now adding another feather in his wonderful,… more

COMMUNITY Offers a G.I. JOE PSA About G.I. JOE PSAs

Next week’s episode of Community is special because it will be the type of episode that has given Dan Harmon and company the reputation of doing one of the most… more

Take a Look at First Key Art for LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER

Following last summer’s run of The Daily Show hosted by John Oliver, we’ve all been waiting patiently for John to take the helm again behind a satirical news desk. The… more
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 3/26/14: Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Disdain for Blenders

The divorce between two celebrities has yet again struck the Internet. Jokes, or rather attempts at jokes, are aflutter, whether they be just in regard to the split between Gwyneth… more

TUCKER & DALE VS. EVIL Sequel in Development

Most instances of horror and comedy meshing as film genres come about when a horror movie is so campy, it’s laughable. Check most releases from The Asylum, for example. However,… more

Eddie Izzard to Perform His FORCE MAJEURE in 3 Languages

Eddie Izzard never ceases to amaze, which is a feat even more impressive given Eddie’s astonishing career that includes, of course, his accomplished career in comedy, breaking down gender stereotypes,… more
 

Get a Taste of TRIP TANK in a Trailer, Previews, and a Full Episode Online

Comedy Central has been cleaning up on the live action side as of late. With Key & Peele, Nathan For You, Review, Broad City, and, of course @midnight, the network’s… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 3/25/14: Wrestling Ring Psychology

Facebook just bought virtual reality company Oculus VR for a cool $2 billion. For those not familiar, the Oculus Rift, Oculus VR’s flagship innovation, brings the wearer into an entire… more

No More ‘Vice’: ARCHER To Return to the Spy Game

With two seasons picked up at FX, the folks who bring you hit animated series Archer have some time and space to really do whatever they want. For now, series… more
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 3/24/14: Nate Bargatze on THE TONIGHT SHOW

Amongst all the political intrigue in the news today, you might have caught wind of a story that former TV court judge, Joe Brown, was sentenced to five days in… more

Ricky Gervais Planning on Bringing David Brent Back to TV with Rock Mockumentary

Over the last year or so, you might have heard that Ricky Gervais reprised his infamous David Brent from The Office as the front man for the band Foregone Conclusion… more

A Helpful DVK Tip on Handling a Friend’s Death Wish

After playing Mark Wahlberg all over America as well as city councilman Roger Thompson, who ran against a cupcake in an election, Dan Van Kirk is finally playing himself in… more
 

The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 3/21/14

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 still hasn’t been found, Westboro Baptist Church leader Fred Phelps passed away, and Crimea is being annexed to Russia. Knowing those things will do fine for… more

New Season of LAST COMIC STANDING, New Host and Judges

Nearly four years after the last season of Last Comic Standing, the NBC stand-up comedy competition is poised for its return, although, technically, since it’s still a competition, it will… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 3/21/14: SNL Band Auditions

Twitter is currently banned in Turkey, days before a national election, as a result of Twitter refusing to remove certain links that didn’t make the Turkish government look so good…. more
 

Fred Armisen, Bill Hader, and Seth Meyers to Reunite for IFC’s AMERICAN DOCUMENTARY

Even though they’re all incredibly busy with their own shows and numerous movies like Portlandia, Late Night, and Trainwreck, Fred Armisen, Bill Hader, and Seth Meyers are somehow carving out… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 3/20/14: If Google Was a Real Guy

Years after initially announcing that beer and wine would be available in select locations, Starbucks has recently commented that they’re a little closer to making that a reality. Starbucks patrons… more

Patton Oswalt Will Be an Agent on Marvel’s AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.

Following our exclusive spot for Captain America: The Winter Soldier today, there’s even more good stuff coming from the Marvel Universe today, as it was just announced that the one… more