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Big Jay Oakerson hitting the road with Korn

By | March 31, 2010 at 3:40 pm | One comment

Comedian Big Jay Oakerson, he of the driving strippers around Philadelphia fame, has joined up with the Jagermeister Tour and Mayhem Festival, playing host and MC to the cross-country aggro-rock extravaganza. The tour features the musical talents of Korn (sorry, the backwards...

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Conan O’Brien was asked to host Tonys

By | March 29, 2010 at 2:20 pm | No comments

That would have been pretty swell. Chorus kick-line worthy, even. See, here's the deal: it seems that CBS had expressed some interest in procuring the hosting services of Sir Coco for this year's Tony Awards. However, citing contract restraints tied to his NBC buy-out deal,...

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David Cross will release new CD, DVD on May 25

By | March 25, 2010 at 4:36 pm | 3 comments

Even after the announcement that IFC will be picking up a new TV series from David Cross, the good news just keeps on rolling for the man the man's fans. Looks like a new CD and DVD from America's favorite joke-telling turtle is set to drop May 25. (Just kidding about that...

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Tina Fey does Tracy Morgan

By | March 25, 2010 at 3:22 pm | 2 comments

Ok, not like that. But now that our pseudo-sexual headline has captured your attention, here's the video of Ms. Fey's appearance on Letterman, doing her impersonation of Tracy Morgan. Bonus: Tracy's got some smooth pick up lines; Tina...

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Sarah Silverman in Playboy: Marriage is like joining a country club that won’t allow blacks or Jews

By | March 25, 2010 at 12:14 pm | 6 comments

Celebrity marriages come and go, but we know of at least one high-profile personality who won't be tying the knot any sooner than she'll be tying her tongue: Sarah Silverman. In a recent interview with Playboy, the world's best news source for the bachelor/bachelorette...

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Ricky Gervais’ HBO show renewed for second season

By | March 23, 2010 at 10:28 pm | No comments

Despite slightly underwhelming reviews, HBO just announced that it would renew The Ricky Gervais Show for a second season, says The Hollywood Reporter. An animated take on Gervais's popular podcast with pals Stephen Merchant and Karl Pilkington, the show's tone and the Brit...

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Greg Behrendt, Variety Shac score shows on IFC

By | March 23, 2010 at 4:58 pm | No comments

[caption id="attachment_8786" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Greg Behrendt"][/caption] The Independent Film Channel is on a comedic roll these days. As part of IFC's "Always On. Slightly Off" network facelift,  which began with the announcement that new shows...

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Wanda Sykes teams up with shoe charity for Haiti

By | March 11, 2010 at 4:08 pm | No comments

We already know that Wanda Sykes is wicked awesome, but she continues to prove this indisputable fact to us, each and every day. For that, Ms. Sykes, we sacrifice hundreds of un-funny goats in your honor. (Or something like that.) This time, our girl Wanda is helping to raise...

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Ricky Gervais podcast lends hope to earthquake survivor in Chile

By | March 10, 2010 at 10:17 am | No comments

If laughter is enough of a remedy to stave off even the after effects of an 8.8 earthquake, then perhaps the world's top geologists will want to take a second to talk things over with Ricky Gervais. In an email to the Brit comedian, who recently saw his hit podcast, The Ricky...

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