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Watch Marc Maron and Tim Heidecker in legendary musician Nick Lowe’s new video

Watch Marc Maron and Tim Heidecker in legendary musician Nick Lowe’s new video

By | March 1, 2012 at 5:02 pm | One comment

"Sensitive Man" is not just legendary musician Nick Lowe's new single; it's also one of the best ways to describe Marc Maron. So it makes perfect sense (or does it?) that Maron co-stars in Lowe's first video in 18 years. In it, the comedian attends a type of sensitive-man...

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Watch Doug Stanhope talk about his new album ‘Before Turning the Gun on Himself’

Watch Doug Stanhope talk about his new album ‘Before Turning the Gun on Himself’

By | March 1, 2012 at 2:28 pm | 5 comments

Doug Stanhope's newest album, Before Turning the Gun on Himself, comes out March 6. In preparation for its release, Roadrunner Records just uploaded this video, wherein we see Stanhope chatting about Salt Lake City (where he taped the album), how he got into comedy and his...

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Garfunkel and Oates unleashes official music video for ‘Save The Rich’

Garfunkel and Oates unleashes official music video for ‘Save The Rich’

By | February 29, 2012 at 1:57 pm | One comment

Back in November, Garfunkel and Oates (Kate Micucci and Riki Lindhome) released their DIY video for their then-new song "Save The Rich," just in time for the Occupy Wall Street movement. But today, seeing as their newest album Slippery When Moist was just released, the brand...

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Real Housewives uses stand-up comedy as a plot point, like other reality shows before them

Real Housewives uses stand-up comedy as a plot point, like other reality shows before them

By | February 29, 2012 at 11:21 am | 12 comments

We're guessing that most dedicated Laughspin readers don't make a habit of tuning in to any of the Real Housewives shows on Bravo. We're not judging; we're just saying it's likely not the same demographic. So, chances are you missed last night's episode of the Orange County arm...

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Lindsay Lohan addresses the media’s coverage of her personal life in new SNL promo

Lindsay Lohan addresses the media’s coverage of her personal life in new SNL promo

By | February 29, 2012 at 10:01 am | One comment

Lindsay Lohan is downright likable in these just-released promos for this weekend's Saturday Night Live, which will mark the star's fourth time hosting. It's easy to forget that Lohan, more famous as of late for her many personal setbacks, is actually a talented actress and...

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Late comedian Bernie Mac honored with Chicago street sign

Late comedian Bernie Mac honored with Chicago street sign

By | February 28, 2012 at 10:31 pm | One comment

The late comedian Bernie Mac, known mostly for being part of the Original Kings of Comedy as well as his own television show, was honored today in Chicago, as a street sign bearing his name was raised. The "honorary" sign was posted in the Englewood neighborhood of the city,...

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Thank you, Seth Rogen for having balls about the Chris Brown and Rihanna thing (Video)

Thank you, Seth Rogen for having balls about the Chris Brown and Rihanna thing (Video)

By | February 27, 2012 at 4:11 pm | One comment

The night before the Oscars went down, Seth Rogen hosted the Independent Spirit Awards on IFC, held annually to honor movies made by independently-run studios. It's sort of the anti-Oscars in a lot of ways; the most glaring difference is in the general presentation. Rogen freely...

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Community photo fun: Alison Brie as Princess Leia and Joel McHale as Luke Skywalker

Community photo fun: Alison Brie as Princess Leia and Joel McHale as Luke Skywalker

By | February 27, 2012 at 12:31 pm | No comments

In honor of Community's March 15 return, artist Jon Defreest created this ode to Return of the Jedi for Vulture. Pretty sweet. Can you name all the Community characters and their Star Wars...

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Who did dictator chic better– Jeffrey Ross or Sacha Baron Cohen?

Who did dictator chic better– Jeffrey Ross or Sacha Baron Cohen?

By | February 27, 2012 at 10:29 am | One comment

Last September Jeffrey Ross showed up to Comedy Central’s Roast of Charlie Sheen costumed as Muammar Gaddafi, walking the red carpet with two, um, lovely ladies. Last night, professional prankster Sacha Baron Cohen arrived to the Oscars red carpet donned as General Aladeen,...

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