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Comedian Jeannette Rizzi to star in special ‘Blindsided’ performance, proceeds going to Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services

Comedian Jeannette Rizzi to star in special ‘Blindsided’ performance, proceeds going to Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services

By | September 7, 2016 at 12:19 pm | No comments

Comedian Jeannette Rizzi will star in a special performance of her solo show Blindsided at 7:30 pm on Thursday, Oct. 20 at the Hollywood Improv. Tickets ($25 each) are now available on the Improv’s website with all proceeds going to Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services. As...

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Ann Coulter gets trashed at Comedy Central Rob Lowe Roast by Jeff Ross as Prince (VIDEO)

Ann Coulter gets trashed at Comedy Central Rob Lowe Roast by Jeff Ross as Prince (VIDEO)

By | August 31, 2016 at 3:22 pm | No comments

Ann Coulter took an extraordinary verbal beating at Comedy Central's Roast of Rob Lowe, set to air on Labor Day. We've seen some clips already. Comedy Central released yet another today-- this one features Roast veteran Jeff Ross, dressed as Prince, who died earlier this year....

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Gene Wilder dead at 83: Willy Wonka, Young Frankenstein star had Alzheimer’s (Videos)

Gene Wilder dead at 83: Willy Wonka, Young Frankenstein star had Alzheimer’s (Videos)

By | August 29, 2016 at 4:49 pm | No comments

Gene Wilder, an inspirational presence in the comedy world who starred in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, The Producers, Blazing Saddles and many other iconic films, died today at the age of 83 in Stamford, Conn, where he lived. Though Wilder was diagnosed with...

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Comedy Central Roast of Rob Lowe with Jewel, Peyton Manning destroying Ann Coulter #LoweRoast

Comedy Central Roast of Rob Lowe with Jewel, Peyton Manning destroying Ann Coulter #LoweRoast

By | August 29, 2016 at 2:21 pm | No comments

Comedy Central’s Roast of Rob Lowe #LoweRoast will air 10 pm ET on Sept. 5—a perfect way to celebrate Labor Day. If you’ve been paying attention online you already know it seems Ann Coulter, who was part of the dais, was verbally abused more than Rob Lowe. Part of the...

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Turner Classic Movies, with host Greg Proops, launch Salute to Slapstick, offer online college course

Turner Classic Movies, with host Greg Proops, launch Salute to Slapstick, offer online college course

By | August 15, 2016 at 3:42 pm | No comments

Turner Classic Movies will launch a salute to slapstick comedy – that beloved but often critically disrespected comedy sub-genre – on Sept. 6 with comedian Greg Proops enlisted as host. Ouch! A Salute To Slapstick will air every Tuesday and Wednesday during September and...

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Dana Gould Just For Laughs Keynote Address (Full audio)

Dana Gould Just For Laughs Keynote Address (Full audio)

By | July 23, 2015 at 2:51 pm | 3 comments

MONTREAL -- Dana Gould, veteran comedian, comedy writer and all-around massively respected artist, delivered the annual keynote address here at Just For Laughs today. Below is the complete, unedited audio....

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Japanese karaoke game show Sing What Happens features women giving handjobs to contestants

Japanese karaoke game show Sing What Happens features women giving handjobs to contestants

By | April 16, 2015 at 1:57 pm | 3 comments

Japan has a proud history of producing some of the most bizarre and disturbing reality programs and game shows on television. There’s a show called Troop of 100 wherein a group of 100 human beings run toward an unsuspecting stranger to scare him half to death. Then there’s...

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Sarah Silverman calls out comedy club owner Al Martin for gender pay discrimination, Martin responds (Video)

Sarah Silverman calls out comedy club owner Al Martin for gender pay discrimination, Martin responds (Video)

By | April 8, 2015 at 3:37 pm | 20 comments

Sarah Silverman called out comedy club owner Al Martin on gender pay discrimination and the Broadway Comedy Club owner is not happy about it. Silverman went public about the gender pay gap in this country during a viral Levo League video on Monday as a part of their #Ask4More...

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50 Weirdest Photos On The Internet Compilation (Video)

50 Weirdest Photos On The Internet Compilation (Video)

By | March 26, 2015 at 4:29 pm | No comments

If there’s one thing the Internet is good for, it’s for finding the weirdest photos in the world. Before the Internet we had to revel in our own photos—or, at best, our friends’ or family’s photos. But now, especially with the help of the fine folks at World Wide...

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