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The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 1/25/13

The news that Justin Bieber got arrested for drag racing and driving under the influence probably shouldn’t be called “news,” or matter at all. In comedy news alone, Amy Poehler… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 1/23/14: The Jon Friedman Internet Program

The daytime court TV show is getting a revolutionary makeover. It was just announced that Judge Judy is going to have a new courtroom show with not just one judge… 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
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 1/22/14: HENRY’S KITCHEN Super Bowl Chicken Pot Pie

Both Target and K-Mart announced that they will be doing some restructuring, and, consequently, several employees will be let go. The most surprising thing about this news is that I… more

BROAD CITY Premieres on Comedy Central Tonight

Tonight at 10:30e/9:30c, Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson will premiere their show Broad City on Comedy Central, which will accompany Workaholics as the only live action scripted… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 1/21/14: Myq Kaplan’s 3rd Time on Letterman

For his being elected to office and, during a period of time, acting as the actual Mayor of Toronto, it’ll be interesting to see whether, in 50 years or so,… more
 

Amy Poehler To Be Fallon’s Last Guest, Meyers’ First Guest on LATE NIGHT

As announced earlier, Jimmy Fallon will have Will Smith and U2 as his first guests as the new host of The Tonight Show. But what about Late Night? In perhaps… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 1/20/14: OUR ROBOCOP REMAKE

The richest 85 people in the world reportedly represent as much as half of the globe’s wealth, which shouldn’t be surprising, even though it might be a profoundly sad thing… more

THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON’s First Guests: Will Smith and U2

Nearly five years after the first episode of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon aired, the first episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon will premiere February 17th on NBC… more
 

Patton Oswalt’s TRAGEDY PLUS COMEDY EQUALS TIME Airs on Epix (and Twitter, Sort Of)

Patton Oswalt’s highly anticipated latest stand up special Tragedy Plus Comedy Equals Time was supposed to be released via Epix on the night of Thurs. January 16th. However, due to… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 1/17/14: Stand Up From Chad Daniels

The anti-gay legislation that has been or will be slightly amended in Uganda and Russia, no doubt due to international pressure, is still pretty ludicrous. A bill in Uganda making… more

The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 1/16/14

Justin Beiber egged someone’s house and then got the police involved, and Gov. Chris Christie is in trouble for closing down a bridge, but there’s only so much energy you… more
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 1/16/14: The Daily Show’s Samantha Bee’s One-Woman Show on THE FIVE

The return of Phil Robertson and Duck Dynasty reportedly came in with lower than usual ratings, no doubt related to the bigoted comments he made in an interview, which got… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 1/15/14: WITS’ ‘Tom Waits Does Math’ with David Cross

The Razzies, the awards that point out the worst in movies, just announced their nominations, and continue to only go for the big movie releases and never, for my money,… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 1/14/14: ‘Dre’ Hyland Interviews Andre Hyland for Sundance

An article title I read today stated that someone has started a religion based on Kanye West called Yeezianity. I didn’t read anything about it because, well, I don’t really… more
 

The 2nd Riot LA Comedy Festival Was The Best Kind of Riot

The second edition of The Riot LA Comedy Festival left me exhausted over how awesome it was, just like a comedy festival should do. So many times during the festival,… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 1/13/14: Conan Forces Jordan Schlansky To Clean Office

From last night, I saw nothing but memes of Jennifer Lawrence photobombing Taylor Swift on the Golden Globes red carpet and Emma Thompson throwing her high heels over her shoulder… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of the Day 1/10/14: Trapped In An Internet Sketch

At CES in Las Vegas, a Samsung vice president predicted that ultra-HD TVs will replace HD TVs in the near future. Similarly, I predict that time is going to move… more
 

The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 1/10/14

I’m going to go ahead and say that the holiday break was too long and so much comedy news has piled up that I shouldn’t even jokingly have this sentence… more

The Force Behind The Amazing Riot LA Comedy Festival: Abbey Londer

If you live or know even a fraction about what happens in Los Angeles, you’d probably know that it’s one of the centers of comedy in the world. Every single… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 1/9/14: KROLL SHOW’s Dad Academy

If politically motivated lane closures of a bridge were all that it took to dash the chances of a presidential hopeful like Gov. Chris Christie, then maybe that’s a nice… more
 

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 1/8/14: Your Mom’s Idea of NYC, by Beige

Chris Brown, which is unfortunately the Chris Brown that you hate hearing about, just rejected a plea deal on charge of hitting a man in Washington, DC. I only bring… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 1/7/14: Lizzy Caplan Imitates Rage Faces

Michael Bay walked out during a presentation at CES because he couldn’t handle a broken teleprompter. Even worse than that, he said he’d wing it, then actually couldn’t wing it… more

A Preview of Patton Oswalt’s TRAGEDY PLUS COMEDY EQUALS TIME

While many comedians have taken the Louis C.K. methodology of developing comedy specials/albums at the pace of one per year, Patton Oswalt has continued to take a few… more