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10 best Zach Galifianakis video moments

By | March 8, 2011 at 1:30 pm | One comment

No doubt you know that Zach Galifianakis will make his triumphant return to Saturday Night Live this weekend as the show's host. And no doubt, he'll be bringing his surreal, if not somewhat disturbing, sense of humor to late-night viewers. But before Saturday, we wanted to...

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Comedian Mike DeStefano dies

By | March 7, 2011 at 11:43 am | 89 comments

Comedian Mike DeStefano, well respected for his brutally honest approach to stand-up comedy, passed away last night after suffering a heart attack. DeStefano, who gained some mainstream success last year due to his final five stature in the most recent season of Last Comic...

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Lisa Lampanelli reveals her Donald Trump roast plan of attack

By | March 4, 2011 at 1:12 pm | One comment

Two days ago, Comedy Central announced the list of folks who would be hurling insults toward Donald Trump during the taping of the network's roast of the man, premiering March 15 at 10:30 pm EST. Whitney Cummings, Anthony Jeselnik, Lisa Lampanelli, and Jeffrey Ross as well as...

Posted in: Interviews, News, TV/Movies

Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon, Jon Stewart and Ben & Jerry's are all winners after sketch

By | March 4, 2011 at 12:22 pm | No comments

Last night on the The Colbert Report, a lot of things happened-- most notably Jimmy Fallon and Jon Stewart both popped up as surprise guests. And it wasn't just for our entertainment, although it was incredibly entertaining. A cynic would say the trio did an outstanding job...

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Video: Jimmy Fallon is spot-on with Charlie Sheen impression

By | March 3, 2011 at 10:31 am | 4 comments

Usually, I'm all for not reinforcing incredibly dumb A-list celeb behavior. And I'm for sure not one to jump on a bandwagon. But this Charlie Sheen shit it just too good to ignore. Honestly, I'm loving it. Never before has a Hollywood star been so honest, so unabashedly...

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Eminem takes a hit from comedians in Atom.com parody video

By | February 28, 2011 at 3:12 pm | 17 comments

I can't stand Eminem. I'll never understand why so many people think he's a genius. Admittedly, I don't know anything about rap or hip-hop or wearing oversized hoodies (I like 'em form fitting, ya'll). What I do know is what's funny. And this quick video from Atom.com featuring...

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Inaugural LaughFest boasts Birbiglia, Cosby, Cho; will benefit cancer patients

By | February 24, 2011 at 12:44 pm | 2 comments

Grand Rapids, Michigan isn't exactly the first place you think of when you're mentally running down the nation's biggest stand-up comedy cities (you guys don't do that?). So, when I first heard a few months ago about a new comedy festival Gilda's LaughFest taking place in the...

Posted in: News, Opinion

Video: Daniel Tosh poops sitting backwards

By | February 23, 2011 at 4:42 pm | 4 comments

I'm just going to come out and say it. I'm not as huge a fan of Tosh.0 as it seems most comedy consumers are. I like it! I like it! Don't yell at me. I think it's a good show. Since its debut two years ago, however, I've had a hard time separating what I knew about Tosh's...

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The threat is real: Larry King announces stand-up comedy dates

By | February 23, 2011 at 10:31 am | No comments

As you know, Larry King retired from his always-awkward, but for some reason well-respected chat show on CNN, Larry King Live, after 25 years at the helm. A month before that, we told you about Larry King's possible plans (threats?) to attempt a turn in stand-up comedy and in...

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