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Jon Stewart calls out Liz Cheney for not standing up for her gay sister and equal rights (Video)

Jon Stewart calls out Liz Cheney for not standing up for her gay sister and equal rights (Video)

By | November 19, 2013 at 11:08 am | No comments

If you need any more proof that politicians are slimy assholes, look no further than Liz Cheney, the daughter of former vice president Dick Cheney. Liz is currently vying for a Senate seat in Wyoming. Her opponent Mike Enzi, in an effort to pull ahead in the polls (and...

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Paul F. Tompkins talks Obamacare problems with puppets, gets nowhere (Video)

Paul F. Tompkins talks Obamacare problems with puppets, gets nowhere (Video)

By | November 19, 2013 at 10:08 am | No comments

If you’re tired of the brain-numbing, never-ending, get-nowhere political debates you witness every day on cable news, then permit us to submit a solution: A new show called No, You Shut Up, airing on Fusion and hosted by Paul F. Tompkins, wherein the comedian tackles our...

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Bill Burr and Al Madrigal holding live auction for Wounded Warrior Project

Bill Burr and Al Madrigal holding live auction for Wounded Warrior Project

By | November 17, 2013 at 12:31 pm | No comments

On Thursday, Nov. 21 at 4 pm EST, comedians Bill Burr and Al Madrigal will be hosting a live garage sale on Laffster.com, a live streaming video service that's all about the comedy. During the broadcast, Burr and Madrigal will be auctioning off some stellar comedy swag to help...

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Saturday Night Live blasts Toronto mayor Rob Ford (Video)

Saturday Night Live blasts Toronto mayor Rob Ford (Video)

By | November 17, 2013 at 10:08 am | No comments

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and The Colbert Report have been having their fun with embattled Toronto mayor Rob Ford. You've no doubt been following the news of his crack use and subsequent apology tour, which has done him more harm than good. So, naturally it was Saturday...

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Margaret Cho joins ‘Makers’ initiative from AOL and PBS (Exclusive video)

Margaret Cho joins ‘Makers’ initiative from AOL and PBS (Exclusive video)

By | November 13, 2013 at 7:16 pm | No comments

Perhaps known for her activism as much as she's known for her comedy, it makes sense that Margaret Cho has been selected to participate in MAKERS, a multi-platform partnership between AOL and PBS. The goal of this initiative is to showcase the thousands of stories from more than...

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Lady Gaga is actually pretty funny in these Saturday Night Live promos (Video)

Lady Gaga is actually pretty funny in these Saturday Night Live promos (Video)

By | November 13, 2013 at 11:49 am | One comment

Lady Gaga has made a career out of showcasing what mainstream America would consider “shocking” fashion and manufacturing “boundary pushing” stage shows. It’s nearly impossible to take her seriously as an artist, because, truly— what exactly is her art these days?...

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Rob Delaney on his book, his magical child and how he’s like Toni Morrison (Laughspin Interview)

Rob Delaney on his book, his magical child and how he’s like Toni Morrison (Laughspin Interview)

By | November 12, 2013 at 1:08 pm | No comments

It’s been only a year since Rob Delaney released his first comedy special – the stellar Live at the Bowery Ballroom – but the workhorse comedian has gifted the world with yet another gem: his first book, Mother. Wife. Sister. Human. Warrior. Falcon. Yardstick. Turban....

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Bill Cosby is working on two new television shows!

Bill Cosby is working on two new television shows!

By | November 11, 2013 at 12:20 pm | One comment

It looks like iconic comedian Bill Cosby will once again try to re-establish himself as a star television producer and actor with not just one, but two projects. "I want to be able to deliver a wonderful show to [a] network," the 76-year-old told Yahoo TV, adding that he’s...

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Kristen Schaal sells ‘American Monster’ to ABC

Kristen Schaal sells ‘American Monster’ to ABC

By | November 8, 2013 at 11:18 am | No comments

Indie comedy darling Kristen Schaal might be headed to the big time. She, along with her producing partner (and husband) Rich Blomquist just inked a deal with ABC to star in a comedy series called American Monster. If the network picks up the show to series, we’ll see Schaal...

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