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21 Chris Farley life lessons: What we learned from the man who was Matt Foley

21 Chris Farley life lessons: What we learned from the man who was Matt Foley

By | May 6, 2015 at 9:40 am | One comment

This year Tommy Boy turned 20 years old. So, I promptly went out and bought a subscription to AARP Magazine. And then exclaimed “holy shnikes!” as any sensible Chris Farley fan would do. But for real, it’s really been 20 years? Seems like only yesterday we were...

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Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Laughter and the art of survival

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Laughter and the art of survival

By | May 4, 2015 at 12:02 pm | No comments

I just finished watching Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt for a third time on Netflix, and I’m having some feelings about it. Namely, wow. They really did it. They managed to make a sitcom with a central premise that revolves around a victim of kidnapping and abuse. Yup, that...

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Inside Amy Schumer third season premieres tonight on Comedy Central. Prepare to be pleased.

Inside Amy Schumer third season premieres tonight on Comedy Central. Prepare to be pleased.

By | April 21, 2015 at 1:02 pm | No comments

Oh, Amy Schumer, how will we ever stop having gi-normous comedy crushes on you if you don't quit being so goddamn awesome? But actually, a better question probably is, why would we want to stop in the first place? After the smash success of Inside Amy Schumer's first two...

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Comedy Dynamics to premiere Coming to the Stage, series hosted by Dan Levy (Video)

Comedy Dynamics to premiere Coming to the Stage, series hosted by Dan Levy (Video)

By | April 17, 2015 at 11:55 am | No comments

For those of you out there who just can't get enough of stand-up packaged into TV series form, there's good news sliding down the story shoot for you. On May 6, production company Comedy Dynamics will debut Coming To The Stage, a new six-part series that will spotlight several...

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Bob Odenkirk, David Cross Netflix series will feature Paul F. Tompkins, Brian Posehn, many more!

Bob Odenkirk, David Cross Netflix series will feature Paul F. Tompkins, Brian Posehn, many more!

By | April 16, 2015 at 11:34 am | No comments

Now, this is super exciting. Rumor has it that your favorite coked-up comedy uncles, Bob Odenkirk and David Cross, will be bringing a powerhouse backup team with them when their new Netflix series launches. The title of the forthcoming show is what we all wish we were: With Bob...

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Kenan Thompson calls Bill Cosby a ‘monster’ during stand-up set

Kenan Thompson calls Bill Cosby a ‘monster’ during stand-up set

By | April 15, 2015 at 10:03 am | 2 comments

When even the star of Fat Albert is calling his integrity into question, things might really be over for Bill Cosby, career-wise. During a stand-up show at the University of Pittsburgh on Monday, Kenan Thompson, who played the titular character in the film adaptation of Cosby's...

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Disney’s Frozen 2 ‘Animation Domination’ treatment is gruesome. Also, it’s hilarious (Video)

Disney’s Frozen 2 ‘Animation Domination’ treatment is gruesome. Also, it’s hilarious (Video)

By | April 12, 2015 at 9:26 pm | No comments

Commence the melting of our cold, dead, cynical hearts! Things were exciting enough when Disney first let it slip that there might be a sequel to Frozen, its hugely popular animated juggernaut. Exciting, if not terribly surprising: the film has since become the highest grossing...

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Luisa Omielan thigh gap video goes viral. Comedian gets 8 million views on Facebook!

Luisa Omielan thigh gap video goes viral. Comedian gets 8 million views on Facebook!

By | April 9, 2015 at 10:10 pm | No comments

British comedian Luisa Omielan is, like her hero Beyoncé, bold and unafraid. Unafraid of enjoying the shit out of a high-calorie dinner, unafraid of "upgrading" her self-esteem, and COMPLETELY unafraid of de-pantsing herself, onstage, on camera, right in the middle of the...

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Chris Rock calls attention to racist cops; posts selfie every time he is pulled over

Chris Rock calls attention to racist cops; posts selfie every time he is pulled over

By | April 8, 2015 at 10:24 am | No comments

It's hard to read the news these days without encountering one infuriating story after another about white cops getting away with killing unarmed black people. While it's certainly true that not every cop is racist, there has been an unprecedented amount of brutality and...

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