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What if Eddie Murphy hosted the Oscars?

What if Eddie Murphy hosted the Oscars?

By | January 30, 2012 at 6:34 pm | No comments

Hey, remember that time when the motion picture academy announced that none other than comedy icon Eddie Murphy was set to host this year's Oscars? But then Murphy's buddy, director Brett Ratner -- who was set to produce the Oscars -- said a bunch of absurd shit on television...

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Louis C.K. inks deal with CBS to develop a new show

Louis C.K. inks deal with CBS to develop a new show

By | January 30, 2012 at 11:46 am | 13 comments

It seems like comedian Louis C.K.'s DIY work ethic -- not to mention, his wild success -- has caught the attention of big deal network CBS. C.K. and partner Spike Feresten, who have been working together since the 1990s, will develop a sitcom centered around, "an ensemble of...

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Poll: Do the stars of ‘The Hangover’ deserve $15 million each for the third movie?

Poll: Do the stars of ‘The Hangover’ deserve $15 million each for the third movie?

By | January 27, 2012 at 4:41 pm | 29 comments

Reports surfaced this week that the stars of the uber-popular Hangover comedy franchise -- Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms and Zach Galifianakis -- were demanding $15 million each for their services in a third installment, which stalled contract negotiations with Warner Bros. The...

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Celebrate the VOD release of Tim & Eric’s Billion Dollar Movie with exclusive photos!

Celebrate the VOD release of Tim & Eric’s Billion Dollar Movie with exclusive photos!

By | January 27, 2012 at 11:48 am | One comment

For tens of thousands of comedy nerds, today is one that has been greatly anticipated. Tim & Eric's Billion Dollar Movie is finally available for public consumption. Though, it doesn't hit theaters nationwide until March 2, you, dear Laughspinners, can view it now through...

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Watch Paul Rudd answer some serious questions about boobs and less important stuff

Watch Paul Rudd answer some serious questions about boobs and less important stuff

By | January 26, 2012 at 5:50 pm | One comment

Each month the folks at Rookie Mag ask a real-life grown grown human male to answer reader questions. They call the recurring feature Ask A Grown Man. Get it? Anyway, this month's featured grown man is none other than Paul Rudd. Fact: No one in the entire world dislikes Paul...

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Garfunkel and Oates to release ‘Slippery When Moist’ and they have the video to prove it

Garfunkel and Oates to release ‘Slippery When Moist’ and they have the video to prove it

By | January 26, 2012 at 5:08 pm | No comments

Our favorite musical comedy duo Garfunkel and Oates -- aka Kate Micucci and Riki Lindhome -- are releasing a brand new album Feb. 21. And it's title is Slippery When Moist-- perhaps a nod to Bon Jovi's 1986 breakthrough album Slippery When Wet; perhaps a nod to a street sign....

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The Onion knocks Tyler Perry’s ‘sassy’ character movie formula (Video)

The Onion knocks Tyler Perry’s ‘sassy’ character movie formula (Video)

By | January 26, 2012 at 10:16 am | 2 comments

Here Comes Mingmei is not the name of Tyler Perry's newest movie, but according to the folks at The Onion, it might as well be. In the below Onion News Network dispatch, Perry's movie formula -- sassy character, family, love, etc... -- is lampooned, by imagining a new character...

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Rainn Wilson may star in a spinoff of The Office

Rainn Wilson may star in a spinoff of The Office

By | January 25, 2012 at 11:17 pm | 2 comments

It looks like all of Dwight Schrute's persistence of the highly annoying kind may have paid off. The character The Office co-star Rainn Wilson plays may very well become the centerpiece of a new show, to bow on NBC next year, Deadline reports. "I hear that NBC is working on...

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Dear 30 Rock fans: Your ‘Sh*t Liz Lemon Says’ video has arrived

Dear 30 Rock fans: Your ‘Sh*t Liz Lemon Says’ video has arrived

By | January 25, 2012 at 5:46 pm | No comments

Are you completely sick and fucking tired of this "Shit [insert boring group of humans here] Says" viral video sensation? Well, so are we. However, we'll make an exception for this-- a "Shit Liz Lemon Says" video? Heck yes! Let's do this, Laughspinners. Be sure to tune...

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