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Win a signed Patton Oswalt ‘Tragedy Plus Comedy Equals Time’ poster

Win a signed Patton Oswalt ‘Tragedy Plus Comedy Equals Time’ poster

By | January 20, 2014 at 10:12 pm | No comments

In the unlikely event you don't already know, the mighty Patton Oswalt has unleashed another masterful hour of comedy. It's called Tragedy Plus Comedy Equals Time and it's now available to watch on Epix through your television box as well as the network's streaming service. If...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 84: Live with guests Colin Quinn, W. Kamau Bell and Dave Hill

Laughspin Podcast, episode 84: Live with guests Colin Quinn, W. Kamau Bell and Dave Hill

By | January 16, 2014 at 2:18 pm | No comments

We change things up on a new episode of the Laughspin Podcast. For the first time, we’re live and in front of an audience. This special episode was produced for the NY Podfest and was recorded on Sunday, Jan. 25 at Fontana’s in New York. Our guests were comedians Colin...

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Greg Proops talks parenting, education and the impact of podcasting (Exclusive Laughspin video)

Greg Proops talks parenting, education and the impact of podcasting (Exclusive Laughspin video)

By | January 15, 2014 at 1:22 pm | No comments

The name of Greg Proops’ wildly popular podcast – The Smartest Man in the World – is somewhere between hyperbole and reality. The comedian, of course, is not the smartest man in the world (though how would we even quantify that, so maybe he is?), but he’s one of very few...

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Nick Kroll tells Laughspin what it took to make ‘Cake Train’ a reality

Nick Kroll tells Laughspin what it took to make ‘Cake Train’ a reality

By | January 15, 2014 at 11:57 am | No comments

If you watched the season two premiere of Kroll Show last night on Comedy Central, then you know exactly what the Cake Train is. You also wish the Cake Train was real. If you didn't watch, please do yourself a favor and watch it-- hopefully you or a friend DVR'd it because as of...

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Jerry Seinfeld and Larry David are working on a Broadway show, maybe

Jerry Seinfeld and Larry David are working on a Broadway show, maybe

By | January 13, 2014 at 12:48 pm | No comments

Ever since Jerry Seinfeld took part in a Reddit AMA – Ask Me Anything – the comedy world has been twitchy, awaiting to learn what top secret project the comedian and Larry David are working on. “We wrote this script for this thing that you will eventually see but I can’t...

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Chevy Chase and Beverly D’Angelo developing new comedy series for ABC

Chevy Chase and Beverly D’Angelo developing new comedy series for ABC

By | January 13, 2014 at 11:23 am | No comments

While Chevy Chase’s 85-episode run on NBC cult favorite Community has long since come to an end, it seems the iconic actor is gearing up for a return to the small screen. He's working on a new series for rival network ABC-- and he’s teaming up with Beverly D’Angelo, his...

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Comedian Dieudonné M’bala M’bala banned for being ‘anti-Semitic’

Comedian Dieudonné M’bala M’bala banned for being ‘anti-Semitic’

By | January 10, 2014 at 1:54 pm | 2 comments

Moments before he was scheduled to perform for 5,000 fans on Thursday, French comedian Dieudonné M’bala M’bala learned his gig – the kickoff to a 22-city national tour – was canceled. After striking down a ban on the show, the highest court in France reversed the...

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MTV2 announces new comedy series ‘Jobs That Don’t Suck’ with comedian Andrew Schulz

MTV2 announces new comedy series ‘Jobs That Don’t Suck’ with comedian Andrew Schulz

By | January 10, 2014 at 12:45 pm | No comments

Like most forward-thinking basic cable networks, MTV2 is securing its brand as a purveyor of comedy. In addition to re-upping Nick Cannon’s comedy series Wild ‘N Out, Guy Code, Ain’t That America with Lil Duval and Charlamagne and Friends, the network announced today it...

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Comedy show We’re Nice People celebrates five years (Video)

Comedy show We’re Nice People celebrates five years (Video)

By | January 9, 2014 at 12:37 pm | No comments

For the past five years, comedians Brendan McLaughlin and David Smithyman have been producing one of the best DIY comedy shows in New York. It’s appropriately titled We’re Nice People; the goal was to produce shows with great up-and-coming acts as well as established comics...

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