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Larry Wilmore’s Nightly Show policy: Keep it 100

Larry Wilmore’s Nightly Show policy: Keep it 100

By | January 19, 2015 at 9:31 am | No comments

There’s no denying, that when Stephen Colbert announced he would take over David Letterman’s post at the Late Show on CBS, comedy fans experienced a tsunami of bittersweet wash over them. Sure, we were thrilled that Colbert had become such a media force that suits at late...

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Ellen DeGeneres responds to Christian leader Larry Tomczak ‘gay agenda’ editorial (Video)

Ellen DeGeneres responds to Christian leader Larry Tomczak ‘gay agenda’ editorial (Video)

By | January 14, 2015 at 3:59 pm | No comments

In a Christian Post Op-Ed published on Jan. 8, panic-driven “cultural commentator” Larry Tomczak exclaims, “The indoctrination and propaganda coming from those advocating a gay lifestyle in our country, classrooms and culture are increasing,” before adding, “All of us...

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Comedian Dylan Avila attacked with baseball bat on stage, suffers fractured skull (Video)

Comedian Dylan Avila attacked with baseball bat on stage, suffers fractured skull (Video)

By | January 7, 2015 at 3:32 pm | 2 comments

Local Washington comedian Dylan Avila is recovering in a hospital bed today after being brutally attacked by a disgruntled open mic comic. The amateur comedian, 48-year-old Steven Baldwin, had been banned from Local 907’s open mic night (which Avila runs) and decided to exact...

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BitTorrent to release David Cross’ HITS, Kickstarter launched to help bring it to theaters

BitTorrent to release David Cross’ HITS, Kickstarter launched to help bring it to theaters

By | January 7, 2015 at 1:09 pm | No comments

David Cross’ directorial debut HITS will be released as a pay-what-you-want file through BitTorrent on Feb. 13, the first ever film to be distributed as a “BitTorrent Bundle.” Furthermore, fans will able to see HITS in movie theaters in select markets throughout the United...

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Robert Kelly: Live at the Village Underground premieres Friday, pre-order available (Videos)

Robert Kelly: Live at the Village Underground premieres Friday, pre-order available (Videos)

By | January 6, 2015 at 1:10 pm | No comments

Robert Kelly is set for a stellar 2015. In a few months, the veteran comedian will be seen in Denis Leary's newest FX dramedy Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll where he plays Bam Bam, the drummer of fictional band The Heathens (fronted by Leary, himself). But before that, in fact...

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Laughspin’s 10 Best Comedy Releases of 2014

Laughspin’s 10 Best Comedy Releases of 2014

By | December 30, 2014 at 4:16 pm | 6 comments

With 2015 breathing down our necks it’s time to count down the best comedy releases of 2014. It’s something Laughspin has been doing since 2008 and we’re not about to stop—especially since commercially available comedy output has increased exponentially since then. It...

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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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