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Jim Gaffigan talks ‘Food: A Love Story’ with David Letterman, explains hatred for fish (Video)

Jim Gaffigan talks ‘Food: A Love Story’ with David Letterman, explains hatred for fish (Video)

By | September 25, 2014 at 10:47 am | No comments

Since Jim Gaffigan will unleash his second book upon the world in less than two months, the veteran comedian visited Late Show with David Letterman last night to drop some knowledge about food, the topic of said book. While Food: A Love Story won’t hit retailers until Oct. 21,...

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Simpsons Family Guy crossover episode draws fire from parents council for ‘rape’ mention

Simpsons Family Guy crossover episode draws fire from parents council for ‘rape’ mention

By | September 24, 2014 at 3:18 pm | 2 comments

On the heels of celebrating its 25th anniversary with a string of live shows at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, the start of The Simpsons’ 26th season happens in just four days! That means the long-awaited Simpsons and Family Guy crossover is also nearly upon us. But not...

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Arrested Development contest winner Allie Goertz sets sights on Tenacious D with a song about Festival Supreme (Video)

Arrested Development contest winner Allie Goertz sets sights on Tenacious D with a song about Festival Supreme (Video)

By | September 19, 2014 at 4:53 pm | No comments

Allie Goertz caught our attention with her unique brand of comedy-inspired singer/songwriter music in 2011, when she released the song “Comedians” on YouTube. Since that time Goertz has gained a significant following online, taking part in the National Lampoon Twitter Awards...

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Robin Williams Time magazine cover: eBay user wants $10,000 for misprint. What do you think? (Poll)

Robin Williams Time magazine cover: eBay user wants $10,000 for misprint. What do you think? (Poll)

By | September 19, 2014 at 2:26 pm | 2 comments

Everyone dealt with the death of Robin Williams differently. Some of us cried. Some of us watched every Robin Williams movie we could get our hands on. And some of us registered a new eBay account and tried to make money off the world’s loss of an icon. Well, that’s what...

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Netflix snags Judd Apatow series starring Gillian Jacobs and Paul Rust

Netflix snags Judd Apatow series starring Gillian Jacobs and Paul Rust

By | September 16, 2014 at 11:23 am | One comment

Before he was producing genre-defining flicks like 40 Year Old Virgin, Knocked Up and Anchorman, Judd Apatow helped steer groundbreaking smallscreen comedies like The Ben Stiller Show, The Larry Sanders Show and, of course, cult favorite Freaks and Geeks, which helped launch the...

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IFC renews Marc Maron series, ‘Maron’ season three will premiere spring of 2015

IFC renews Marc Maron series, ‘Maron’ season three will premiere spring of 2015

By | September 16, 2014 at 10:36 am | 2 comments

Veteran comedian and trailblazing podcaster Marc Maron will return to IFC for a third season of his semi-autobiographical series Maron. Scheduled to return in the spring of 2015, production will begin this fall on 13 brand new episodes. “I am very proud of both seasons of the...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 95: Cameron Esposito on Jay Leno, marijuana, dairy farmers, more!

Laughspin Podcast, episode 95: Cameron Esposito on Jay Leno, marijuana, dairy farmers, more!

By | September 15, 2014 at 12:58 pm | No comments

On the latest episode of the Laughspin Podcast, I sat down with comedian, force of nature and admitted ThunderCat, Cameron Esposito. You may have read some of Cameron’s essays here on Laughspin— like this one about the overturn of DOMA or this other one about dealing with...

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Exclusive: Watch Scientifically Accurate Chip And Dale’s Rescue Rangers from Animation Domination High-Def

Exclusive: Watch Scientifically Accurate Chip And Dale’s Rescue Rangers from Animation Domination High-Def

By | September 5, 2014 at 3:26 pm | No comments

Disney’s Chip ‘n’ Dale Rescue Rangers has been off the air for nearly 25 years, but that hasn’t stopped the warped comedy scientists at Animation Domination High-Def from giving the nearly forgotten kids series its proper tribute. To that end, behold Scientifically...

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15 Joan Rivers videos that prove the iconic comedian could be funny anywhere

15 Joan Rivers videos that prove the iconic comedian could be funny anywhere

By | September 4, 2014 at 11:14 pm | One comment

Earlier today the comedy world was devastated to hear Joan Rivers had died at the age of 81, one week after she went into cardiac arrest during throat surgery at an outpatient clinic in New York. She was rushed to Mount Sinai Hospital in New York where she was placed into a...

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