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Poll: Is this Family Guy ad anti-Semitic?

Poll: Is this Family Guy ad anti-Semitic?

By | May 30, 2012 at 2:24 pm | One comment

Family Guy and its creator Seth MacFarlane have never shied away from controversy. And the latest headline-grabbing move related to the long-running animated series on Fox comes in the form of a print ad, designed to win over Emmy voters. MacFarlane tweeted the ad, explaining...

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Theo Von and Maronzio Vance hit The Half Hour on Comedy Central (Preview videos)

Theo Von and Maronzio Vance hit The Half Hour on Comedy Central (Preview videos)

By | May 29, 2012 at 12:27 pm | No comments

It's that time of the week again, Laughspinners-- time to prep for this Friday's all-new episodes of The Half Hour on Comedy Central. In week four, we find comedians Theo Von and Maronzio Vance offering up their best 30 minutes of material. And as always, we're here to give you...

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Watch a full episode of IFC’s ‘Comedy Bang Bang’ with guest Amy Poehler

Watch a full episode of IFC’s ‘Comedy Bang Bang’ with guest Amy Poehler

By | May 24, 2012 at 12:53 am | No comments

The show doesn't premiere until June 8, but the progressive crazies at IFC have made available episode two (yes, two; not one) of Comedy Bang Bang with host Scott Aukerman (above) and band leader Reggie Watts. This one finds Amy Poehler as the show's guest. Check it out and tell...

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Michelle Obama will make her second appearance on the Daily Show with Jon Stewart

Michelle Obama will make her second appearance on the Daily Show with Jon Stewart

By | May 23, 2012 at 12:30 pm | No comments

Comedy Central announced today that the First Lady, Michelle Obama will drop in to The Daily Show with Jon Stewart on May 29. It will be her second visit to the show, having first guested on Oct. 1, 2008. Her visit to the show comes on the same day her first book American...

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Watch Kristen Wiig and Foo Fighters perform ‘I Love Rock ‘N Roll’

Watch Kristen Wiig and Foo Fighters perform ‘I Love Rock ‘N Roll’

By | May 23, 2012 at 11:44 am | No comments

It turns out the music was far from over after last weekend's season finale of Saturday Night Live, wherein the cast, crew (and Mick Jagger) helped celebrate Kristen Wiig's last show ever with a pair of Rolling Stones songs. At the after-party, Foo Fighters performed; and for...

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Watch Saturday Night Live writer Mike O’Brien grill Tina Fey in a closet

Watch Saturday Night Live writer Mike O’Brien grill Tina Fey in a closet

By | May 22, 2012 at 10:40 am | 2 comments

In the latest installment of the Yahoo! Web series 7 Minutes in Heaven -- which, by the way, is NEVER seven minutes long -- host Mike O'Brien gets close with 30 Rock star, SNL alum, writer, producer, mother of two, best person ever Tina Fey. The pair do an amazing act-out, talk...

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Jimmy Tingle on gay marriage, Planned Parenthood and business (exclusive videos)

Jimmy Tingle on gay marriage, Planned Parenthood and business (exclusive videos)

By | May 21, 2012 at 11:44 pm | No comments

This Wednesday at Carolines on Broadway in New York City at 7 pm, comedian and writer Jimmy Tingle unleashes his political parody show Jimmy Tingle For President: The Funniest Campaign in History. And we highly suggest you check it out if you're even remotely in the area....

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Webby Awards stream live today, so let’s watch Patton Oswalt

Webby Awards stream live today, so let’s watch Patton Oswalt

By | May 21, 2012 at 10:15 am | No comments

The 16th Annual Webby Awards, created to honor online achievement, will be broadcast live in HD at thewebbyawards.com today at 5:30 pm EST (tune in at 4:30 pm EST if you want to check out the red carpet). The whole shebang will be hosted by Patton Oswalt, but other comedian...

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Kristen Wiig departs Saturday Night Live: watch the teary goodbye

Kristen Wiig departs Saturday Night Live: watch the teary goodbye

By | May 20, 2012 at 8:11 pm | No comments

Although no official announcement had been made prior to last night's season finale of Saturday Night Live, most show fans knew that Kristen Wiig was leaving the show after an amazingly fruitful seven years. And now, it's official, seeing as the show ended with a skit, wherein...

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