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Ron White lands starring role on USA Network sitcom

By | May 27, 2010 at 2:45 pm | One comment

Ron White will be starring in a new half hour comedy on USA—the network's first one in over 10 years. The network is looking to (slowly) begin opening it’s scheduling up to accommodate for more half hour comedies in the future. To start things off, the network went with...

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Conan O’Brien writers descend on Chicago’s Just For Laughs to film TBS special

By | May 27, 2010 at 1:42 pm | No comments

Andy Richter, Reggie Watts, and some of Conan O’Brian’s writers will be performing a live show entitled Team Coco Presents Conan’s Writers Live (a working title) in Chicago on June 17 as part of the TBS Just For Laughs festival. It seems the idea behind this show is to...

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Ricky Gervais defends joke to Down Syndrome group; but was it even necessary?

By | May 25, 2010 at 9:42 am | 14 comments

Scottish newspaper Daily Record jumped on Ricky Gervais’ case on May 23 for using the term “mong” in a bit onstage he did during his a recent UK tour stop. He was referring to Britain’s Got Talent champion singer Susan Boyle. For those of you who, like myself, had no...

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When Jimmy Fallon isn’t on air, Jerry Seinfeld takes over

By | May 21, 2010 at 2:55 pm | One comment

Jerry Seinfeld sits down with Jimmy Fallon to do some promos for Late Night in this web exclusive. After watching, you can’t help but wonder why Jerry doesn’t have his own talk show—he completely and successfully takes control of the whole conversation. Fallon can barely...

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