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Dave Chappelle’s return to television: Walking Dead, Scandal, CSI? He’ll do it all.

Dave Chappelle’s return to television: Walking Dead, Scandal, CSI? He’ll do it all.

By | November 18, 2014 at 12:11 pm | No comments

Dave Chappelle wants to play a zombie on AMC’s hit series The Walking Dead. He also wouldn’t mind snagging roles on CSI and Scandal. It’s all part of Chappelle’s goal to return to television. “For one year, I want to do this thing where I guest-star on as many...

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Bill Cosby #CosbyMeme further exposes rape allegations, total social media fail

Bill Cosby #CosbyMeme further exposes rape allegations, total social media fail

By | November 11, 2014 at 12:44 pm | 3 comments

Though he’s 77 years old, Bill Cosby and his team have done a relatively good job of keeping the iconic comedian relevant via social media the past few years. He tweets on the regular, his Website is constantly updated and he’s got more than 400,000 Facebook followers....

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Patton Oswalt, George Lopez, Wanda Sykes set to headline Gilda’s LaughFest

Patton Oswalt, George Lopez, Wanda Sykes set to headline Gilda’s LaughFest

By | November 11, 2014 at 9:33 am | No comments

Patton Oswalt, George Lopez, Wanda Sykes and Bo Burnham are just a few of the headliners that will descend on Grand Rapids between March 5-15, 2015 for the fifth annual Gilda's LaughFest, organizers announced this morning. Other comedians set to perform are Pete Holmes (who'll...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 101: Chris Rock, Artie Lange, Lena Dunham

Laughspin Podcast, episode 101: Chris Rock, Artie Lange, Lena Dunham

By | November 10, 2014 at 12:30 pm | No comments

It’s been a long, long time since we’ve recorded a proper comedy news podcast edition of The Laughspin Podcast with Mike Gogel, Laughspin Podcast co-host. But we finally got it together after many one-one-interview episodes I did with the likes of Judd Apatow, Dane Cook,...

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Laughspin chat with truTV’s Friends of the People producers, cast members Kevin Barnett, Josh Rabinowitz

Laughspin chat with truTV’s Friends of the People producers, cast members Kevin Barnett, Josh Rabinowitz

By | November 7, 2014 at 2:23 pm | No comments

If you haven't been watching truTV's newest and first sketch comedy series Friends of the People, you are truly missing out. Fear, not, though. You can right your past wrongs by tuning into the stellar new series every Tuesday at 10 pm ET on truTV or by checking out the show's...

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Watch: Lena Dunham, Adam Driver, Allison Williams in ‘Girls’ season four trailer + new photos!

Watch: Lena Dunham, Adam Driver, Allison Williams in ‘Girls’ season four trailer + new photos!

By | November 7, 2014 at 1:25 pm | One comment

While Lena Dunham has been making headlines for reasons not under her control, let’s all remember that her show Girls is coming back to HBO for its fourth season on Jan. 11 at 9 pm ET! And today, HBO released a brand, spanking-new trailer for you all to hungrily consume. So...

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Elizabeth Smart topic of Bitchy Resting Face director’s new video, stars Alexandra Decas, Melanie Kirschbaum

Elizabeth Smart topic of Bitchy Resting Face director’s new video, stars Alexandra Decas, Melanie Kirschbaum

By | November 5, 2014 at 10:59 pm | 2 comments

Elizabeth Smart, who was kidnapped by Brian David Mitchell and Wanda Ileen Barzee in 2002 at the age of 14 and ultimately raped for nine months, is not your typical comedy fodder. In fact, a joke that has anything to do with sexual assault (especially jokes molded by men's...

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Jon Stewart apologizes after telling Christiane Amanpour he didn’t vote in Midterm Elections

Jon Stewart apologizes after telling Christiane Amanpour he didn’t vote in Midterm Elections

By | November 5, 2014 at 11:11 am | No comments

Jon Stewart, during an appearance on Christiane Amanpour’s show on CNN yesterday claimed he didn’t vote in the Midterm Elections. Later that night, however, at the top of the live election coverage on The Daily Show, Stewart said he was only joking and apologized to viewers...

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Jerrod Carmichael NBC pilot greenlighted, Muppets writer Nick Stoller enlisted

Jerrod Carmichael NBC pilot greenlighted, Muppets writer Nick Stoller enlisted

By | November 4, 2014 at 12:30 pm | No comments

On the heels of his successful HBO stand-up comedy special Love at the Store directed by Spike Lee and after months of back-and-forth, NBC has greenlighted Jerrod Carmichael’s untitled comedy pilot. Based on the fast rising Carmichael’s comedy as well as his life with his...

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