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FXX will become the first cable network to air The Simpsons

FXX will become the first cable network to air The Simpsons

By | November 15, 2013 at 5:19 pm | No comments

On the heels of the canceling Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell, FXX has struck a deal to become the first cable network to air The Simpsons. The arrangement will find FX’s new sibling network with the rights to air all 24 seasons – that’s 530 episodes! – of the...

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See the Eric Andre Show live and also win prizes!

See the Eric Andre Show live and also win prizes!

By | November 15, 2013 at 4:06 pm | No comments

Throughout this month, Adult Swim star Eric Andre is bringing his warped brand of comedy to the live stage. If you're lucky enough to live in or around the below cities, you'll be privy to Andre's warped take on late-night talk shows. But perhaps just as great, you can win...

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Report: Andy Kaufman is dead

Report: Andy Kaufman is dead

By | November 14, 2013 at 5:36 pm | No comments

Despite the best efforts of Michael Kaufman to convince the world otherwise, his brother, iconic comedian Andy Kaufman is dead. That's the report from The Smoking Gun, who just posted details responding to a new round of rumors that supported Kaufman didn't die of lung cancer on...

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Laughspin to launch daily newsletter, delivering funny videos and comedy news to your inbox

Laughspin to launch daily newsletter, delivering funny videos and comedy news to your inbox

By | November 11, 2013 at 3:26 pm | No comments

We’re pleased to announce that we’ll soon be launching a daily Laughspin newsletter— and we’d like very much for you to sign up. We know daily sounds like a lot of email, but we promise that each missive we send will be short and sweet and relevant to making you laugh....

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Comedy Central cancels Anthony Jeselnik’s show after two seasons

Comedy Central cancels Anthony Jeselnik’s show after two seasons

By | November 11, 2013 at 2:44 pm | 2 comments

After 18 episodes and two seasons, Anthony Jeselnik's series The Jeselnik Offensive has been canceled. Comedy Central confirmed its decision today after the folks at The Laugh Button first reported the news over the weekend. In today's television climate, 18 episodes of a weekly...

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Toronto mayor Rob Ford seen in drunken rant: will he take Jon Stewart’s advice now? (Video)

Toronto mayor Rob Ford seen in drunken rant: will he take Jon Stewart’s advice now? (Video)

By | November 7, 2013 at 6:32 pm | 4 comments

Jon Stewart pleaded with Toronto Mayor Rob Ford to resign after he finally admitted this week that, yes, he has smoked crack— and the reports of a video wherein he smoked crack, did, indeed exist. Since that episode of The Daily Show aired, things have only gotten worse for...

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Comedy Central will release 10 year anniversary edition of Dane Cook’s first album on vinyl

Comedy Central will release 10 year anniversary edition of Dane Cook’s first album on vinyl

By | November 7, 2013 at 4:39 pm | One comment

Love him or hate him, there’s no denying that Dane Cook introduced a lot of young people to stand-up comedy in 2003 after the release of his first album Harmful if Swallowed. And to celebrate the 10-year anniversary and the album’s impact on an entire generation of comedy...

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Watch Comedy Gives Back live right here! (Live video stream)

Watch Comedy Gives Back live right here! (Live video stream)

By | November 6, 2013 at 11:44 am | One comment

Benefiting Malaria No More, today comedians in New York (8 pm ET), Los Angeles (8 and 10 pm PT), London (10:15 pm GMT) and Sydney (7 pm AEDT on Nov. 7), will perform onstage with Dailymotion providing a live stream of all the action.Comedians already scheduled to perform a total...

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Limited edition Simpsons print available Nov. 13 (Photo)

Limited edition Simpsons print available Nov. 13 (Photo)

By | November 1, 2013 at 12:17 pm | No comments

To celebrate years of Treehouse of Horrors episodes of The Simpsons, pop art genius Dave Perillo created this super cool print. Hardcore fans of Fox's animated hit will able to purchase the 12 x 36-inch print Nov. 13 on darkinkart.com. But here's the catch; only 250 have been...

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