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Watch Katy Perry do an impression of husband Russell Brand on SNL promo

Watch Katy Perry do an impression of husband Russell Brand on SNL promo

By | December 7, 2011 at 10:14 am | 3 comments

This week, pop star and wife of comedian Russell Brand is hosting Saturday Night Live. But she's not doubling as the musical guest-- that would be too much to ask. For your pleasure, here's the promos for Saturday's showing, starring Kenan Thompson. Check out Perry's impression...

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Comedian Brody Stevens to Kevin Nealon: ‘I’m on heavy meds’ (Video)

Comedian Brody Stevens to Kevin Nealon: ‘I’m on heavy meds’ (Video)

By | December 6, 2011 at 3:58 pm | No comments

You may remember comedian Brody Stevens’ apparent meltdown in August. He pretty much kept us abreast of his every move through his Twitter feed @AllThingsBrody. At the time, most people didn’t know what to make of it. Laughspin writer Jake Kroeger put it this way: While his...

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Watch Katrina Bowden show off her most revealing 30 Rock costumes

Watch Katrina Bowden show off her most revealing 30 Rock costumes

By | December 5, 2011 at 6:52 pm | No comments

To comedy fans, Katrina Bowden isn't just the recently named Sexiest Woman Alive (per the readers of Esquire). No, sir. She's Cerie Xerox, the other-worldly intern on 30 Rock. And in preparation for the show's Jan. 12 return to NBC, the 30 Rock SuperFans have gifted us with this...

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Laughspin presents: 2011 Readers’ Choice Comedy Awards

Laughspin presents: 2011 Readers’ Choice Comedy Awards

By | December 5, 2011 at 2:44 pm | 144 comments

As you may know, each year we list our 10 favorite comedy albums and 10 favorite DVDs. Our albums list posted last week and our list of DVDs is forthcoming. So look out for that. But maybe even more importantly, we want to know what our readers think about the past year in...

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New Bill Hicks EP to be released Dec. 13

New Bill Hicks EP to be released Dec. 13

By | December 5, 2011 at 1:08 pm | One comment

Three days before what would have been Bill Hicks' 50th birthday, a five-track EP -- 12/16/61 (the late comedian's birthday) -- will be released for digital download. Clocking in at 15 minutes and 13 seconds, the collection includes previously unreleased recordings which capture...

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Proceeds from Patrice O’Neal’s new album will go to family

Proceeds from Patrice O’Neal’s new album will go to family

By | December 2, 2011 at 5:59 pm | No comments

As we've reported earlier this week, a new Patrice O'Neal album, Mr. P. will be released Feb. 7, 2012. We learned today that all the proceeds will go to his family.  You can pre-order it now. You can listen to a sample and check out the full track list here. O'Neal suffered...

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Check out an exclusive 12-minute Reggie Watts track

Check out an exclusive 12-minute Reggie Watts track

By | December 2, 2011 at 2:07 pm | One comment

Internationally renowned comedian /vocalist/ beatboxer/ musician/ improvisor Reggie Watts performed at New York City's Skirball Center on Oct. 23; he called it On Life and Quantum Entanglement. And luckily, it was all captured so his fans can enjoy repeated listens. Watts has...

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Watch the red band trailer for ‘Tim and Eric’s Billion Dollar Movie’

Watch the red band trailer for ‘Tim and Eric’s Billion Dollar Movie’

By | December 2, 2011 at 1:26 pm | No comments

This week Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim gifted the comedy world with a less-than-minute-long teaser for their upcoming flick, Tim and Eric's Billion Dollar Movie. But today, they've given us much more-- maybe, even, too much. For your viewing pleasure, we're pleased to expose...

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Watch Tim Meadows as Herman Cain host a sexual harassment training video

Watch Tim Meadows as Herman Cain host a sexual harassment training video

By | December 2, 2011 at 12:16 pm | No comments

Thank you, Funny Or Die and Tim Meadows for this piece of topical funny. Herman Cain was born to become joke fodder and we're glad the fad has not died yet. Herman Cain's 1986 Sexual Harassment Training from Tim Meadows ...

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