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Comedian Gus Lynch’s death devastates Minneapolis comedy community

Comedian Gus Lynch’s death devastates Minneapolis comedy community

By | December 13, 2014 at 12:31 pm | One comment

Real comedy nerds know Minneapolis has, for the past five years or so, become one of the most vital burgeoning comedy cities in the country. Along with a few other cities like Denver, Austin and Portland, Minneapolis has proven you don't necessarily need to move to Los Angeles...

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Bill Cosby next to Taylor Swift on South Park’s holiday special. Watch the teaser now!

Bill Cosby next to Taylor Swift on South Park’s holiday special. Watch the teaser now!

By | December 9, 2014 at 12:16 pm | One comment

Never afraid to push boundaries or address the most divisive issues of our time, South Park’s season finale on Wednesday, titled "The Washington Redskins Go F*ck Yourself Holiday Special,” will feature Bill Cosby, wine in hand, sitting next to Taylor Swift. The wine, of...

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Walter Latham and Verizon partner to distribute comedy

Walter Latham and Verizon partner to distribute comedy

By | December 5, 2014 at 1:03 pm | One comment

Walter Latham proved himself an innovator in 2000 when he broke the mold of how stand-up comedy was produced and perceived. That was the year he released The Original Kings of Comedy and as a result broke the careers of Bernie Mac, Steve Harvey, D.L. Hughley and Cedric the...

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Seriously, what if Darth Vader was your table? (Video)

Seriously, what if Darth Vader was your table? (Video)

By | December 4, 2014 at 7:56 pm | One comment

Thanks to the brilliant minds at Clickhole, The Onion's little sister brother gender-neutral site, we can now vividly answer the questions: What if Darth Vader was your table? The results are below. Sign up to get comedy videos and headlines delivered to your inbox! Be...

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Watch Bill Burr’s ‘I’m Sorry You Feel That Way’ trailer from Netflix

Watch Bill Burr’s ‘I’m Sorry You Feel That Way’ trailer from Netflix

By | December 3, 2014 at 1:52 pm | 5 comments

Having already watched Bill Burr’s newest hour-long special -- actually it’s over an hour – I’m pleased to inform you that it will likely surpass you’re already high expectations once it hits Netflix this Friday, Dec. 5. I’m Sorry You Feel That Way finds Burr yet...

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Watch Seth Rogen, James Franco play ‘Freaks and Geeks’ 8-bit video game

Watch Seth Rogen, James Franco play ‘Freaks and Geeks’ 8-bit video game

By | December 2, 2014 at 11:28 pm | 2 comments

Last year, Web producers Benny and Rafi Fine, aka The Fine Bros, unleashed a delightful tribute to Judd Apatow and Paul Feig’s short-lived but never-forgotten comedy series Freaks and Geeks with the help of animator/composer Doctor Octoroc. That tribute came in the form of an...

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When Craig Ferguson leaves Late Late Show, great comedians will guest host. And then also John Mayer.

When Craig Ferguson leaves Late Late Show, great comedians will guest host. And then also John Mayer.

By | December 1, 2014 at 6:22 pm | 2 comments

When Craig Ferguson ends his nearly 10-year reign as Late Late Show host at the end of December, a roster of guest hosts – including the insufferable John Mayer – will sit behind the Scottish comedian’s vacated desk until James Corden officially takes over. Drew Carey will...

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Nick Offerman’s ‘American Ham’ hits Netflix Dec. 12, ‘mediocre songs, ribald japes and minor nudity guaranteed’

Nick Offerman’s ‘American Ham’ hits Netflix Dec. 12, ‘mediocre songs, ribald japes and minor nudity guaranteed’

By | November 24, 2014 at 4:03 pm | No comments

In a bold move that will undoubtedly spread his earthy manliness across the world, Parks and Recreation star Nick Offerman will release American Ham on Dec. 12 exclusively through Netflix. Described as a “master class in life, love, woodworking, meat eating and being a man,”...

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Iliza Shlesinger snags ‘Forever 31′ deal with ABC

Iliza Shlesinger snags ‘Forever 31′ deal with ABC

By | November 21, 2014 at 11:10 am | One comment

Iliza Shlesinger, who’s profile has risen dramatically over the past few years, has been tapped by ABC to develop a series titled Forever 31, based on the comedian’s life as a touring comedian. Shlesinger, who will turn 32 in February, will write the script and co-executive...

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