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Madonna eyes comedy career, should music ever fail her

Madonna eyes comedy career, should music ever fail her

By | March 2, 2015 at 9:14 pm | 2 comments

Madonna Louise Veronica Ciccone – pop icon, mediocre actress, BSDM queen, and... stand-up comedian? Well, after you’ve intentionally published a book that shows you and Vanilla Ice doing the nasty, where else is there to go but onstage in front of a microphone to tell jokes...

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Wet Hot American Summer on stage! Cult comedy flick becomes a play, but will it work?

Wet Hot American Summer on stage! Cult comedy flick becomes a play, but will it work?

By | February 24, 2015 at 11:48 pm | No comments

It’s good to be a Wet Hot American Summer fan right about now. Well, it’s good to be that most of the time, since telling a group of people that you have to go hump the fridge is probably the best way to single out new friends from the herd, based on reaction. But now, more...

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Michael Ian Black, Audible launches How To Be Amazing. Listen to Bob Odenkirk preview!

Michael Ian Black, Audible launches How To Be Amazing. Listen to Bob Odenkirk preview!

By | February 24, 2015 at 12:03 pm | No comments

If there’s anyone from whom we could learn a thing or two about how to be amazing, it’s Michael Ian Black. Seems fitting that, in keeping with his own streak of unbroken amazing-ness, Black is now teaming up with the Internet’s premier audiobook hub, Audible.com, to bring...

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McDonald’s gifts entire Jim Gaffigan audience with cheeseburgers, McGriddles. Super Bowl Pay with Lovin’ commercial takes on new life (VIDEO)

McDonald’s gifts entire Jim Gaffigan audience with cheeseburgers, McGriddles. Super Bowl Pay with Lovin’ commercial takes on new life (VIDEO)

By | February 23, 2015 at 3:33 pm | No comments

It’s not every day that we get to see exercise routines and fast food sharing a spotlight. At least, not in a way that’s usually beneficial to the fast food company. But over the weekend, Jim Gaffigan proved that working out and indulging a McDonald's cheeseburger doesn't...

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Amy Schumer felt up by Broad City gals Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer (Photo)

Amy Schumer felt up by Broad City gals Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer (Photo)

By | February 22, 2015 at 2:33 pm | No comments

Comedians are nothing, if not stalwart representatives of responsible personal choices. Behold Amy Schumer, reminding her legions of female fans, with help from Abbi Jacobson and Illana Glazer aka the Broad City gals, to be routine with one’s monthly self breast examination....

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Mo’Nique: Lee Daniels blackballed me after Precious Oscar win

Mo’Nique: Lee Daniels blackballed me after Precious Oscar win

By | February 19, 2015 at 9:00 pm | No comments

We all remember Mo’Nique, right? The standup badass turned sitcom star turned serious movie actress turned dark horse Oscar winner? Yeah, about that Oscar win… turns out it may not have been the career jolt for Mo’ that it normally is for others. Which explains why we...

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SNL 40: Steve Martin catches Martin Short ‘doing Coke’ backstage (PHOTO)

SNL 40: Steve Martin catches Martin Short ‘doing Coke’ backstage (PHOTO)

By | February 19, 2015 at 12:10 am | One comment

In what could have been the most apt maneuver of Sunday’s Saturday Night Live 40th anniversary special, Martin Short decided to do a little Coke backstage, maybe hoping to settle his jangled nerves before performing. Unfortunately for him – but fortunately for us – old pal...

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Jessica Williams won’t host Daily Show. Do you have a problem with that?

Jessica Williams won’t host Daily Show. Do you have a problem with that?

By | February 18, 2015 at 1:40 pm | No comments

If anything out of the Hot Tub Time Machine canon is wrong, do we really want to be right? I feel…. No. That’s barely even living, really. And so began the collective breaking of all our hearts when Jessica Williams, perhaps The Daily Show’s liveliest correspondent, got on...

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Jen Kirkman: The Laughspin Interview (or Proof of why Jen Kirkman is the Shit)

Jen Kirkman: The Laughspin Interview (or Proof of why Jen Kirkman is the Shit)

By | January 30, 2015 at 9:16 pm | 2 comments

Chatting one-on-one with Jen Kirkman is a little bit like breaking into the Museum of Natural History after hours. It’s an act that manages to be both nerdy and rebellious, where one could simply wander unsupervised through the halls, soaking up every ounce of information...

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