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Comedy Central will roast Donald Trump

By | December 16, 2010 at 4:31 pm | One comment

Donald Trump is leaving the board room and heading to Comedy Central to take his place in front of the dais. The Comedy Central Roast Of Donald Trump is scheduled to tape on March 9, 2011 in New York City and is planned to air that spring. “I’ll show up to the Roast because...

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The Onion's "SportsDome" coming to Comedy Central Jan. 11

By | December 16, 2010 at 12:27 pm | No comments

Finally, a sports show I can get behind. If you are an Onion fan like me and you enjoy a sport once in a while, you will want to watch Onion SportsDome. Set to premiere Jan 11 on Comedy Central at 10:30 pm est, SportsDome promises to deliver "the most intense televised sports...

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Chris Rock coaches woman in labor at mall

By | December 13, 2010 at 2:30 pm | No comments

Not everybody hates Chris these days. At least not the mom-to-be whose water broke at a New Jersey shopping mall over the weekend. While shopping at Neiman Marcus at the Garden State Plaza mall, Chris Rock came across a woman just entering the first stages of labor (aka: her...

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A complete list of Comedy Death Ray auction items for charity

By | December 10, 2010 at 4:30 pm | No comments

[caption id="attachment_5203" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Doug Benson"][/caption] As reported earlier last week, Comedy Death Ray is holding its annual benefit for the LA Food Bank and this year's auction is something to get excited about. The complete auction...

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Natasho Leggero is the new voice for women's lib; let's watch the video

By | December 10, 2010 at 3:02 pm | No comments

Natasha Leggero comments on Women's Lib in a video promoting her interview in what she referred to as " jerk-off mag," Complex.com During the interview, Leggero explains why she chooses funny guys over hot ones and why she prefers to avoid performing in the Mid West and a bit...

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White House speech writer wins 'Funniest Celebrity' contest

By | December 3, 2010 at 2:21 pm | No comments

Washington, D.C. crowned a winner of its annual Funniest Celebrity competition last night. Top honors were awarded to presidential speech writer, Jon Lovett thanks to his noted impression of Huffington Post owner, Arianna Huffington.  Check out the winning set...

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Natasha Leggero, Bryan Callen headline comedy event to benefit children's charity

By | December 3, 2010 at 11:26 am | No comments

The fine beverage publication Mutineer Magazine is presenting a comedy "festival" in the heart of wine country. Located at the Jacuzzi Family Vineyards in Sonoma, CA, the festival will feature co-headliners Natasha Leggero and Bryan Callen along with host Ben Morrison, and...

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Garfunkel and Oates launch a musical Christmas campaign

By | December 2, 2010 at 3:15 pm | One comment

[caption id="attachment_16655" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Riki “Garfunkel” Lindhome and Kate “Oates” Micucci"][/caption] The comedy-folk duo Garfunkel and Oates have launched a grass roots campaign to make their Christmas song “Present Face” the number...

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Jimmy Pardo's 'Never Not Funny' raises $28,000 for charity

By | December 1, 2010 at 1:49 pm | No comments

Jimmy Pardo and his Never Not Funny podcast successfully raised over $28,000 for the Smile Train (a charity providing free cleft surgery for millions of poor children in developing countries) with the show’s annual Pardcast-a-thon. The live 12-hour marathon show played to a...

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