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With Stick of Truth, Matt Stone reflects on South Park early years: It would play on Nickelodeon now

With Stick of Truth, Matt Stone reflects on South Park early years: It would play on Nickelodeon now

By | March 7, 2014 at 12:29 pm | No comments

Seventeen years after the season one premiere of South Park on Comedy Central, the once-humble animated series has turned into one of the largest comedy franchises of all time. Its creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker have gone on to produce movies, a Broadway hit (Book of...

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Frozen song ‘Let It Go’ goes with everything and Funny Or Die can prove it (Video)

Frozen song ‘Let It Go’ goes with everything and Funny Or Die can prove it (Video)

By | March 7, 2014 at 11:22 am | No comments

You can't deny the power of the Grammy-winning song "Let It Go" or the majestic musical force that is Idina Menzel, the goddess who has brought to life the flagship ditty of Disney's latest hit animated feature Frozen. But did you know "Let it Go" is the perfect song for any...

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Jordan Klepper is the newest correspondent for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (Video)

Jordan Klepper is the newest correspondent for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (Video)

By | March 3, 2014 at 6:18 pm | No comments

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart will welcome its newest correspondent, Jordan Klepper, tonight as the UCB Comedy standout reports “live” from Ukraine during the 11 pm ET broadcast. In addition to being a regular performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade theater for the past...

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Laugh Tracks by Laughspin: A new comedy podcast

Laugh Tracks by Laughspin: A new comedy podcast

By | March 3, 2014 at 11:03 am | No comments

Welcome to the very first episode of Laugh Tracks by Laughspin. The concept is very simple. Each Week, Laughspin Podcast co-host Mike Gogel hosts Laugh Tracks by Laughspin, a short broadcast featuring three stand-up comedy tracks from an expertly curated list of comedians. The...

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Scottish actuary Donald MacLeod looks to break world record for most jokes in one hour (Sponsored)

Scottish actuary Donald MacLeod looks to break world record for most jokes in one hour (Sponsored)

By | February 26, 2014 at 8:30 pm | No comments

When Donald MacLeod, Head of Actuarial, joined the team of investment and insurance firm Scottish Friendly, he likely didn’t expect that slinging jokes would be part of the gig. But that’s exactly what’s about to pass. On March 5, MacLeod will hit the stage at the Park Bar...

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Stephen Colbert pays tribute to Harold Ramis (Video)

Stephen Colbert pays tribute to Harold Ramis (Video)

By | February 25, 2014 at 2:12 pm | No comments

Yesterday, the comedy world mourned the loss of celebrated writer, director and actor Harold Ramis. Last night on The Colbert Report, Stephen Colbert paid tribute to the guy who wrote comedy classics like Animal House, Stripes and Groundhog Day in his own special way. Check it...

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Harold Ramis, writer behind Animal House and Ghostbusters, is dead at 69 (Video)

Harold Ramis, writer behind Animal House and Ghostbusters, is dead at 69 (Video)

By | February 24, 2014 at 1:54 pm | No comments

Harold Ramis, the brain behind such classic comedy films as Groundhog Day, Stripes and one of the most quoted comedies in history, Caddyshack, is dead at the age of 69. His wife, Erica Mann, confirmed Ramis died from complications of autoimmune inflammatory vasculitis, a rare...

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Bill Cosby, Aisha Tyler, Greg Proops, many more announced for SXSW Comedy 2014

Bill Cosby, Aisha Tyler, Greg Proops, many more announced for SXSW Comedy 2014

By | February 20, 2014 at 2:44 pm | No comments

SXSW Comedy 2014 has announced its line-ups for the monster March festival. Rising stars and comedy legends will grace the stages of Austin, TX from March 8 - March 15. Funny or Die will host An Evening with Bill Cosby. The Upright Citizens Brigade Theater will bring their...

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Lady Gaga, Stephen Colbert, Mariah Carey and more welcome Jimmy Fallon to The Tonight Show (Video)

Lady Gaga, Stephen Colbert, Mariah Carey and more welcome Jimmy Fallon to The Tonight Show (Video)

By | February 18, 2014 at 12:30 pm | One comment

Sure it was an excuse to parade out a massive list of A-list celebrities on Jimmy Fallon's inaugural Tonight Show, but that doesn't mean it wasn't hilarious. Last night, a total of 14 famous friends of Fallon stopped by to pay off a $100 debt each. The reason? These doubters...

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