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Watch Eugene Mirman disparage his college alma mater yet inspire students during hilarious graduation speech

Watch Eugene Mirman disparage his college alma mater yet inspire students during hilarious graduation speech

By | June 1, 2012 at 11:44 am | No comments

In 2009, Eugene Mirman was asked to give a commencement speech for the graduating class of his high school, and just a few days ago he got to do it again at his Alma Mater Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts. The comedian and co-star of Fox's animated hit Bob's Burgers...

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Watch what happens when Robin Williams, Patton Oswalt and Eddie Pepitone gather in the same room

Watch what happens when Robin Williams, Patton Oswalt and Eddie Pepitone gather in the same room

By | May 31, 2012 at 4:35 pm | No comments

A lot of familiar faces have popped up in the kitchenette in Matt Oswalt's daily live action cartoon strip Puddin', starring Eddie Pepitone. But it just got really real today. Recurring guest Patton Oswalt is joined by Robin Williams (Robin Williams!). The two comedy superstars...

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Garfunkel & Oates drop some harsh realities about aging (Video)

Garfunkel & Oates drop some harsh realities about aging (Video)

By | May 31, 2012 at 4:18 pm | One comment

A lot can change in two years, especially in that frightening two-year transition from age 29 to 31. That's the theme here in the newest video from musical comedy duo Garfunkel & Oates. Kate Micucci and Riki Lindhome play the same woman at two different ages – 29 and 31, and...

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Matt Groening and David X. Cohen spill details about season 7 of Futurama (Spoilers)

Matt Groening and David X. Cohen spill details about season 7 of Futurama (Spoilers)

By | May 31, 2012 at 3:50 pm | One comment

For the past three weeks the Futurama crew has shared plenty of details about the upcoming seventh season. Here's some of what we know to expect: Bender impregnates a vending machine, the end of the world is upon us, the 3012 Presidential Election is coming and a massive robot...

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What’s Fred Armisen doing with the very serious videos you’re sending him?

What’s Fred Armisen doing with the very serious videos you’re sending him?

By | May 30, 2012 at 1:12 pm | No comments

Portlandia and Saturday Night Live's Fred Armisen needs your help with a project. First thing you're going to need to do is wipe the smile off of your face and be serious for 30 seconds. Fred calls for user-submitted videos for his Be Serious For 30 Seconds project, and lays...

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Comedian Chris Gethard needs your help to safely arrive at Bonnaroo (Video)

Comedian Chris Gethard needs your help to safely arrive at Bonnaroo (Video)

By | May 30, 2012 at 12:19 pm | No comments

Comedian, actor and author Chris Gethard is scheduled to perform at Bonnaroo on June 7, but in the meantime, he'll be documenting his 10-day journey getting there – by foot. Chris shared this video explaining his plans for the trip, which include traveling from Los Angeles to...

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Amidst the closing of Tempe Improv, owner goes missing

Amidst the closing of Tempe Improv, owner goes missing

By | May 28, 2012 at 3:26 pm | 2 comments

UPDATE: May 30 Anderson's family has hired a private investigator and set up a hotline. If you think you've spotted Anderson, please call Thomas Martin at (800) 577-1080 or email helpmarkwanderson@gmail.com. DCist has some new details, below: Kim Thomas, Anderson's...

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Innovative comedy Web series #nitTWITS returns for third season (Video)

Innovative comedy Web series #nitTWITS returns for third season (Video)

By | May 25, 2012 at 2:52 pm | No comments

#nitTWITS, co-created by Mark Mathias Sayre and Laughspin's own fake advice columnist Amber Tozer is one of the most consistently hilarious shows on the web, and it's returning for season three on June 19. The series, which snagged the Kickass Original Filmmaking Award award at...

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Stephen Colbert lends his support to troops through Reddit gift program

Stephen Colbert lends his support to troops through Reddit gift program

By | May 25, 2012 at 11:48 am | No comments

Stephen Colbert recently had the honor of becoming the first man ever to be included on Maxim's Hot 100 list, but he's not one to just coast on his good looks. Colbert is getting charitable and showing his appreciation for our troops by participating in a new Reddit gift-giving...

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