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The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 4/4/14: LA Traffic Tours with Tony Hale

A new study suggests that there is a link between depression and heart failure. Leaving the seemingly complimentary juxtaposition of those two words aside, this study could bring out a… more

John Mulaney Unveils First Preview of Fox’s MULANEY

Comedian John Mulaney’s self-titled sitcom Mulaney, after being passed on by NBC, has now found its way to Fox. This show not only is being allowed to keep alive at… more

Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his… more
 

Nick Offerman to Star in Live Stage Reading of A CONFEDERACY OF DUNCES

Last month, we here at Nerdist reported that a stage production intended for a Broadway run of the celebrated John Kennedy Toole novel A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 4/3/14: Conan O’Brien Tries Being a Mary Kay Consultant

The news broke just a few hours ago that David Letterman is stepping down from The Late Show at CBS sometime next year and, of course, there’s plenty of speculation… more

David Letterman Retiring From CBS in 2015

After 22 years on CBS’ late shift, David Letterman announced during today’s taping that he will retire from The Late Show desk in 2015. There are no details as to… more
 

SoulPancake’s KID PRESIDENT To Be TV Series at Hub Network

Another great web series has just been picked up to series for television as SoulPancake’s amazing Kid President has just been picked up as a full fledged TV show at… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 4/2/14: Tig Notaro on Conan in Dallas

Today, The Supreme Court ruled, by one vote, that putting a cap on an individual’s overall political contributions is unconstitutional. That potentially leaves insanely wealthy people to donate however much… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 4/1/14: Chit Chat, A Found Footage Talk Show

After 9 seasons, CBS’ hit sitcom How I Met Your Mother  aired its season finale Monday and will live on in syndication and, perhaps, a spin-off called, of course,How… more
 

Stephen Colbert Gives a Brilliant Response to #CancelColbert

Over the weekend, you might have caught wind of the hashtag #CancelColbert trending on Twitter, or possibly taking part in it either for or against calling for the head of… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 3/31/14: Eliza Skinner on The Pete Holmes Show

Many folks might having trouble logging into OK Cupid today because of their stance against Mozilla Firefox’s CEO being against equal rights for gay couples. While that’s an admirable move,… more

COMEDY BANG! BANG! Season 3 Guest Star List is Big and Great, Like You’d Expect

When Comedy Bang! Bang! made the big leap from podcast to television show years ago, I would have wagered that few people would have wagered that CBB would get a… more
 

The Dude Will Abide at This Year’s Lebowski Fest L.A.

Only four years after the Coen Brothers made one of their most celebrated films in The Big Lebowski, 2002 saw the start of a live event dubbed “Lebowski Fest”. From… more

Watch the First Promo for LOUIE, Season 4

While he was in the middle of hosting his second time at Saturday Night Live this past weekend, Louis C.K. also got to release the very first teaser for… more

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

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