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Louis C.K. goes on hilarious Twitter insult spree (Image gallery)

Louis C.K. goes on hilarious Twitter insult spree (Image gallery)

By | June 22, 2012 at 3:23 pm | 4 comments

Louis C.K. Has a pretty active “web presence.” He has a long history of posting on comedy message boards, and not just to promote stuff either (read his particularly interesting back-and-forth with Doug Stanhope on Google Groups from 2005, if you haven't yet*). He's happy to...

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Watch Rashida Jones and Andy Samberg in the trailer for ‘Celeste and Jesse Forever’

Watch Rashida Jones and Andy Samberg in the trailer for ‘Celeste and Jesse Forever’

By | June 21, 2012 at 5:39 pm | No comments

Rashida Jones, known for playing Ann Perkins on Parks and Recreation makes her screenwriting debut with Celeste and Jesse Forever, a bittersweet dramedy starring Andy Samberg. Samberg and Jones play high school sweethearts who married young and divorce as they hit 30, yet try to...

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Dave Chappelle has yet another show ruined by hecklers

Dave Chappelle has yet another show ruined by hecklers

By | June 21, 2012 at 1:54 pm | One comment

Dave Chappelle performed a set at the Paramount Theater in Austin, Texas on Tuesday, but despite the show having sold out in a matter of minutes, a large portion of the audience did not greet Chappelle too warmly. You may remember last year when Chappelle brought a show in...

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Watch Bill Murray’s 13 minute minor league Hall of Fame acceptance speech

Watch Bill Murray’s 13 minute minor league Hall of Fame acceptance speech

By | June 21, 2012 at 1:04 pm | One comment

Among “legendary comic performer” and “Oscar-nominated actor,” Bill Murray can now add “Hall-of-Famer” to his list of achievements. This week, Murray, who has plenty of connections to the baseball world (he is part-owner of several minor league teams, including the...

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Futurama season 7 premiere recap: ‘The Bots and the Bees’ and ‘A Farewell to Arms’

Futurama season 7 premiere recap: ‘The Bots and the Bees’ and ‘A Farewell to Arms’

By | June 21, 2012 at 11:22 am | 2 comments

After nine long months Futurama returned to Comedy Central last night, but before we get into that, allow me to offer a very quick recap of the last season. Ready? The crew dies in the first episode, we discover that Bender is only alive because of Hermes and the Professor is...

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Listen: Alec Baldwin interviews David Letterman for 45 minutes

Listen: Alec Baldwin interviews David Letterman for 45 minutes

By | June 18, 2012 at 12:38 pm | One comment

On the bi-weekly Here's The Thing podcast, host Alec Baldwin speaks with artists, performers and the like. Past guests include Lorne Michaels, Kristen Wiig, and Chris Rock. This week's episode, Alec has an interesting, fun and unguarded chat with David Letterman. Letterman,...

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Paul F. Tompkins is taping a pilot for Comedy Central!

Paul F. Tompkins is taping a pilot for Comedy Central!

By | June 15, 2012 at 5:25 pm | No comments

When we spoke with Paul F. Tompkins in April, the comedian told us he had a project with Comedy Central in the works, but couldn't speak too much about it. Today, he shared some details about a pilot taping, including a good description of what the show will be: “Comedy...

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Marc Maron talks about his food issues, dead heroes, Louis C.K. (Video)

Marc Maron talks about his food issues, dead heroes, Louis C.K. (Video)

By | June 15, 2012 at 5:14 pm | 2 comments

Recently Marc Maron sat down for an interview with CNN, and discussed some of the troubles of both his past and present. Maron reflects on his early, drug-fueled comedy career, which was often spent hanging out with Sam Kinison. He also talks about his lack of a “plan b,”...

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South Park and fashion designer Marc Jacobs team up for limited edition doll

South Park and fashion designer Marc Jacobs team up for limited edition doll

By | June 15, 2012 at 4:32 pm | No comments

Heads up, South Park fans: fashion designer Marc Jacobs has some new merch you might be interested in. Remember Muscle Man Marc, Cartman's stuffed confidant from the 15th season's “1%” episode? We dropped a video below for your reference. Well, now you can own one of...

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