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Artie Lange will write about suicide attempt, drug use and more in new memoir

Artie Lange will write about suicide attempt, drug use and more in new memoir

By | September 12, 2013 at 1:44 pm | One comment

Fans of Artie Lange's raw and honest New York Times 2008 bestseller, Too Fat to Fish will be happy to hear the former Howard Stern Show radio personality will release Crash and Burn, a memoir, on Oct. 29. The book, to be published by Touchstone, an imprint of Simon & Schuster,...

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Watch Bob Odenkirk and David Cross spend a hilarious nine minutes on The Daily Show

Watch Bob Odenkirk and David Cross spend a hilarious nine minutes on The Daily Show

By | September 12, 2013 at 1:06 pm | No comments

Mr. Show fans got a treat last night on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart when both Bob Odenkirk and David Cross were guests on not one, but two segments. The pair joined correspondent Samantha Bee in a great sketch making fun of Representative Michelle Bachmann's ridiculous press...

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Starz launches premium YouTube comedy channel with three original shows

Starz launches premium YouTube comedy channel with three original shows

By | September 12, 2013 at 12:34 pm | No comments

Premium cable channel Starz is attempting to become a serious competitor in the online comedy programming game with the announcement of its new YouTube channel, Union Pool. Attempting to compete with the growing popularity of comedy web series on the number one video site, Union...

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Bill Burr and Lavell Crawford sit on stacks of cash on the set of Breaking Bad (Photo)

Bill Burr and Lavell Crawford sit on stacks of cash on the set of Breaking Bad (Photo)

By | September 11, 2013 at 3:56 pm | No comments

Who says stand-up comedians can't make the big bucks? Check out Bill Burr and Lavell Crawford on the set of Breaking Bad from this season. If you haven't been following arguably the best drama on television, Burr and Crawford play the roles of crooked lawyer Saul Goodman's...

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Funny or Die announces the new iPhone 5f (Video)

Funny or Die announces the new iPhone 5f (Video)

By | September 11, 2013 at 2:22 pm | No comments

Apple announced the release of two new iPhones this week. One was the much-anticipated iPhone 5s. The other is the 5s' cheaper cousin, the iPhone 5c. Funny Or Die announced the release of the inbred nephew of the smart phone family: the iPhone 5f. The evidence is below. The...

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Remembering Jon Stewart’s emotional 9/11 monologue from 12 years ago (Video)

Remembering Jon Stewart’s emotional 9/11 monologue from 12 years ago (Video)

By | September 11, 2013 at 1:54 pm | No comments

Today commemorates the 12th anniversary of the tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001. When many shows returned to air after an unknown hiatus, every host had to address what had happened to our nation with their own heartfelt monologues. The task was even more difficult for a comedy...

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Comedian Taylor Williamson impresses on America’s Got Talent finals (Videos)

Comedian Taylor Williamson impresses on America’s Got Talent finals (Videos)

By | September 11, 2013 at 12:07 pm | 2 comments

UPDATE -- 9:54 pm ET Taylor was just voted to the final six! -------------- Last summer, comedy fans were thrilled to see a stand-up comedian place second on NBC's nationwide talent show, America's Got Talent, when Tom Cotter became the first comic to advance to the...

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Larry David, Michael Ian Black join Michael J. Fox and others for Parkinson’s fundraiser

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Larry David, Michael Ian Black join Michael J. Fox and others for Parkinson’s fundraiser

By | September 11, 2013 at 11:29 am | No comments

Are you tired of Uncle Larry calling you up with a bad joke he heard at the office? Well from now until Oct. 2, you can bid to have a comedian call to tell you a great joke to support Parkinson's disease! Shaking With Laughter, a charity started by former Seinfeld writer Marc...

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What we learned from attending the Ricky Gervais ‘Times Talks’

What we learned from attending the Ricky Gervais ‘Times Talks’

By | September 11, 2013 at 10:04 am | 2 comments

Ricky Gervais is one of the busiest comedians in Hollywood. Whatever your feelings are on The Office's creator, you must admit that he's one of the hardest-working funny men in the game. The third season of An Idiot Abroad premiered this past January worldwide and he stars in...

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