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What we learned about Stephen Colbert from the New York Times magazine

What we learned about Stephen Colbert from the New York Times magazine

By | January 11, 2012 at 12:25 pm | No comments

We all knew that there was Stephen Colbert, the man, and Stephen Colbert, the character on television. Well, The New York Times' Charles McGrath tells us there's a third Colbert-- his televised persona interacting with our reality. "The new Colbert has crossed the line that...

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Yahoo! and Funny or Die to present mock GOP debate with Horatio Sanz, Rob Delaney, more!

Yahoo! and Funny or Die to present mock GOP debate with Horatio Sanz, Rob Delaney, more!

By | January 5, 2012 at 10:24 pm | No comments

The GOP Presidential Primaries have been filled with entertaining moments (the rise and fall of Cain, Rick Perry's 'Oops' and the fact that Ron Paul still stands a chance). More frequent than embarrassing live moments and odd campaign ads have been a slew of GOP debates. If you...

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Screenings planned for late comedian Mike DeStefano’s one-man show

Screenings planned for late comedian Mike DeStefano’s one-man show

By | December 30, 2011 at 1:05 pm | No comments

Last May the comedy world lost an amazing comedian too soon. Mike DeStefano, who was HIV positive, passed away from a heart attack days before opening of his one-man show A Cherry Tree in The Bronx in New York City. In a stroke of holiday magic, the powers that be have announced...

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Former SNL scribe’s suicide note: ‘I am no longer able to withstand any more of life’s pain’

Former SNL scribe’s suicide note: ‘I am no longer able to withstand any more of life’s pain’

By | December 27, 2011 at 2:27 pm | No comments

Former Saturday Night Live writer and Kids in the Hall producer, Joe Bodolai, was found dead in a Los Angeles hotel on Monday. TMZ reported that the cleaning staff discovered his body along with a bottle of antifreeze and Gatorade, suggesting that the 63-year old, who worked...

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Marijuana can make Christmas better, so sings Garfunkel and Oates (Video)

Marijuana can make Christmas better, so sings Garfunkel and Oates (Video)

By | December 20, 2011 at 11:13 pm | No comments

Move over "Jingle Bells." Garfunkel and Oates have the newest Christmas song that will sure to be a favorite at the office holiday party! The musical duo put out their latest hit, "Scary Fucked Up Christmas." It's an instructional ditty or sorts, wherein they extol the virtues...

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Daryl Wright: “Wildly Inappropriate” (Review)

Daryl Wright: “Wildly Inappropriate” (Review)

By | October 21, 2011 at 12:57 pm | No comments

An album titled Wildly Inappropriate arouses some expectations. Mostly, it prepares the listener for nonstop offensive humor or an otherwise edgy act that will draw out laughs from highly uncomfortable topics. Daryl Wright's debut album, however funny, may be ever-so-slightly...

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Artie Lange joins Twitter; and watch his full Letterman appearance

Artie Lange joins Twitter; and watch his full Letterman appearance

By | October 15, 2011 at 12:21 pm | No comments

During Artie Lange's appearance on Late Show with David Letterman last night, he joked about how, since he's been out of the spotlight for nearly two years he's missed out on a lot of technological advances-- most notably Twitter. Well, Lange quietly joined the microblogging...

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Video: Will Ferrell wants you to e-mail Paramount to demand Anchorman 2

Video: Will Ferrell wants you to e-mail Paramount to demand Anchorman 2

By | October 6, 2011 at 4:20 pm | No comments

If you are one of the many Anchorman fans who craves to see Will Ferrell in a Mad Men suit again, don't hold your breath. In an exclusive web chat with the UK's The Sun and its readers, the Everything Must Go star was asked if he wanted to do Anchorman 2. He answered, "I would...

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“Conan” set to tape four shows in New York; ticket lottery launched

“Conan” set to tape four shows in New York; ticket lottery launched

By | September 20, 2011 at 11:56 pm | No comments

Are you a New York-er or someone who lives sort of close to New York? Did you cry (or come close to crying) when Conan O'Brien and his crew picked up and moved his circus to Los Angeles? Then you're in luck! Conan is doing four live tapings in New York City at the Beacon Theater...

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