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George Takei tells W. Kamau Bell that Donald Trump is ready to support gay rights (Video)

George Takei tells W. Kamau Bell that Donald Trump is ready to support gay rights (Video)

By | January 25, 2013 at 12:14 pm | One comment

Last night on Totally Biased, geek icon George Takei sat down with host W. Kamau Bell for a laid back chat about how the Star Trek favorite has evolved into a gay rights activist (after coming out, himself) and a social media guru at the age of 75. Takei also revealed that...

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Laughspin Podcast episode 35: Chris Rock, Stephen Colbert, South Park and more! (Audio)

Laughspin Podcast episode 35: Chris Rock, Stephen Colbert, South Park and more! (Audio)

By | January 25, 2013 at 11:04 am | No comments

Dylan and Mike listen to Stephen Colbert's response to Barack Obama's swearing-in ceremony, Chris Rock telling the story of how Eddie Murphy discovered him and a track from Chris Hardwick's new album 'Mandroid.' This week, your co-hosts also give you news about Seth MacFarlane's...

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Why Steve Carell won’t return to The Office

Why Steve Carell won’t return to The Office

By | January 24, 2013 at 5:13 pm | 2 comments

Dundler Mifflin’s most popular employee – for better or worse – Michael Scott, will not enter the paper company’s Scranton, PA office again-- even for a brief moment. And although most fans of the NBC favorite, currently in its ninth and final season, would love to see...

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Watch Big Bang Theory’s Kaley Cuoco in a commercial for her Super Bowl commercial (Video)

Watch Big Bang Theory’s Kaley Cuoco in a commercial for her Super Bowl commercial (Video)

By | January 24, 2013 at 4:32 pm | One comment

How do you when the ad industry has gone completely berserk? We'll tell you-- when a company creates commercials for commercials. Kaley Cuoco, she of Big Bang Theory fame, will star in a high-profile Super Bowl ad for Toyota. Fair enough. But Toyota just released a teaser -- aka...

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Alec Baldwin interviews Lena Dunham (Audio)

Alec Baldwin interviews Lena Dunham (Audio)

By | January 24, 2013 at 3:58 pm | One comment

Hugely successful and divisive comedy star Lena Dunham sat down with Alec Baldwin this week on his WNYC show Here’s The Thing. The far-ranging interview covered the genesis of Dunham’s hit HBO show Girls, her love and respect for Sex and the City, her family and so much...

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Surprise show guest makes Steve Harvey burst into tears (Video)

Surprise show guest makes Steve Harvey burst into tears (Video)

By | January 23, 2013 at 11:00 am | 2 comments

Golden Globe-winning talk show host and recently retired stand-up comedian broke down in tears when producers surprised him on his 56th birthday with guest Rich Liss, via satellite. Liss and his wife, Becky, gave Harvey an $11,000 line of credit when he was a struggling comic --...

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BBC seeks comedy scripts for sitcoms and sketch shows that support positive transgender roles

BBC seeks comedy scripts for sitcoms and sketch shows that support positive transgender roles

By | January 22, 2013 at 5:22 pm | 6 comments

In an effort to support and positively address transgender roles on mainstream comedy television shows, the BBC has teamed up with artist collective Trans Comedy to bestow upon upcoming writers the Trans Comedy Award. Specifically BBC Writersroom, an ongoing program that helps...

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How Eddie Murphy discovered Chris Rock (Animated video)

How Eddie Murphy discovered Chris Rock (Animated video)

By | January 22, 2013 at 1:11 pm | No comments

Hardcore comedy nerds already know the story of how Eddie Murphy basically discovered Chris Rock, while the young comedian was working at the Comic Strip on Manhattan's Upper East Side. But this stellar animation from TWIRI Sports brings new life to the tale-- and exposes those...

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Charlie Sheen did comedy tour because he was broke, currently in love with porn star

Charlie Sheen did comedy tour because he was broke, currently in love with porn star

By | January 21, 2013 at 12:43 pm | 2 comments

Who could forget Charlie Sheen’s 2011 live comedy tour that he lovingly titled My Violent Torpedo of Truth/Defeat Is Not an Option? Turns out, Sheen would love to forget it. The live shows, universally panned, made the sitcom star a reported $7 million in one month, but,...

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