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Jim Norton prefers baby wipes to toilet paper…and other personal revelations (Video)

Jim Norton prefers baby wipes to toilet paper…and other personal revelations (Video)

By | April 22, 2015 at 4:08 pm | No comments

Have you ever wondered if Jim Norton prefers chocolate vs. vanilla or blondes vs. brunettes, then check out this Lightning Round Q&A video featuring the Louie comedian. The short video rallies off a bunch of questions ranging from sexual preferences to how he prefers to wipe...

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Aziz Ansari Netflix series is happening! Streaming service continues to build case for comedy dominance.

Aziz Ansari Netflix series is happening! Streaming service continues to build case for comedy dominance.

By | April 22, 2015 at 1:30 pm | One comment

Netflix continues to amp up its original comedy offerings ordering a series from comedian Aziz Ansari. Netflix ordered 10 episodes of the unnamed series which Ansari co-created with Parks and Recreation co-executive producer Alan Yang. Ansari and company are keeping details...

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Conan O’Brien’s response to Conan writer Andrés du Bouchet’s Twitter rant is perfect

Conan O’Brien’s response to Conan writer Andrés du Bouchet’s Twitter rant is perfect

By | April 22, 2015 at 1:07 pm | 3 comments

Conan O'Brien took to Twitter to respond to one of his staff writer's public war on late night comedy. Andrés du Bouchet (@dubouchet)has been a writer for O'Brien since 2008 when the red-headed comedian was at NBC on Late Night with Conan O'Brien. du Bouchet stayed on...

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Jon Stewart announces Daily Show departure date. Win tickets to final taping (Video)

Jon Stewart announces Daily Show departure date. Win tickets to final taping (Video)

By | April 21, 2015 at 5:41 pm | No comments

Jon Stewart announced that the end of his historic reign at Comedy Central will end on Aug. 6. The Daily Show with Jon Stewart loses its iconic host after 16 years behind the satirical-news desk. Stewart annonuced his retirement back in February to the shock and surprise of his...

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Amy Schumer, John Oliver win Peabody Awards + Amy Schumer’s hilarious booty video!

Amy Schumer, John Oliver win Peabody Awards + Amy Schumer’s hilarious booty video!

By | April 16, 2015 at 5:40 pm | No comments

Amy Schumer and John Oliver join fellow Comedy Central cohorts Jon Stewart and Key & Peele as Peabody Award Winners. The Peabody Awards are given annually for various media. "The single criteria for receiving a Peabody Award is excellence," says its website. Unlike the...

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Joe Dirt 2: Beautiful Loser comes to Crackle this summer (Trailer)

Joe Dirt 2: Beautiful Loser comes to Crackle this summer (Trailer)

By | April 15, 2015 at 12:30 pm | No comments

Fans of the cult hit Joe Dirt can get a taste of the upcoming sequel Joe Dirt 2: Beautiful Loser today. Crackle.com released a trailer for the follow-up to David Spade's 2001 box office bomb. Despite its measly $27 million gross in theaters, Joe Dirt grew an enormous fan base on...

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Sarah Silverman apologizes to New York club owner after #Ask4More video controversy

Sarah Silverman apologizes to New York club owner after #Ask4More video controversy

By | April 14, 2015 at 4:47 pm | 54 comments

Sarah Silverman caused controversy last week when she implied that comedy club owner Al Martin paid her less for a stand-up set because she was a female comic. She put out a public apology to Martin on Tuesday, acknowledging that her story was "HARDLY an example of the wage...

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Eddie Murphy to receive Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for Humor

Eddie Murphy to receive Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for Humor

By | April 9, 2015 at 2:26 pm | No comments

Eddie Murphy will receive this year's Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, the Kennedy Center announced. The annual prize is awarded for "a fearless observer of society, who startled many while delighting and informing many more with [an] uncompromising perspective on social...

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Netflix lands Ricky Gervais satire starring Eric Bana, reaffirming commitment to comedy

Netflix lands Ricky Gervais satire starring Eric Bana, reaffirming commitment to comedy

By | April 6, 2015 at 2:42 pm | No comments

Netflix landed the rights to Ricky Gervais' comedy flick Special Correspondents. Gervais wrote the script and will direct the film starring Erica Bana as a struggling New York-based radio journalist. In classic War of the Worlds fashion, he fakes front-line war reports from...

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