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John Oliver’s 10 best moments on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (Videos)

John Oliver’s 10 best moments on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (Videos)

By | June 7, 2013 at 12:05 pm | One comment

Last night, Jon Stewart handed over hosting duties of The Daily Show to longtime correspondent John Oliver. As you're likely well aware, Stewart is headed to the Middle East to direct his first film, leaving Oliver in charge of things until Sept. 3. So in honor of what we...

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Nick Offerman to Conan O’Brien: My courtship of Megan Mullally was guided by nature (Video)

Nick Offerman to Conan O’Brien: My courtship of Megan Mullally was guided by nature (Video)

By | June 5, 2013 at 1:30 pm | No comments

At this point, there's no doubt about who the best couple in the entertainment industry is: anyone who gets past the front pages of People will correctly (yes, correctly!) tell you Parks and Recreation star Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally are tops. In this hilarious clip from...

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David Letterman gives John Oliver tips on how to host The Daily Show (Video)

David Letterman gives John Oliver tips on how to host The Daily Show (Video)

By | June 5, 2013 at 11:25 am | No comments

The days are quickly approaching for the British upheaval and coup of The Daily Show with John Oliver-- shit, I mean Jon Stewart. Stewart is taking a break from the show to direct Rosewater, a dramatic adaptation of the memoir And Then They Came For Me: A Family’s Story of...

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The first two episodes of Maria Bamford’s new Web series ‘Ask My Mom’ are here!

The first two episodes of Maria Bamford’s new Web series ‘Ask My Mom’ are here!

By | May 30, 2013 at 12:11 pm | No comments

Comedian Maria Bamford’s lunacy and mastery of awkwardly disgusted facial expressions has looped itself on the silver-silver screen this past week. Coming off the tailspin of a brilliant drug-addled performance in the new season of Arrested Development (alright, the comments...

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Jon Stewart thinks alleged crackhead Toronto mayor Rob Ford is sort of hilarious (Video)

Jon Stewart thinks alleged crackhead Toronto mayor Rob Ford is sort of hilarious (Video)

By | May 22, 2013 at 2:08 pm | No comments

Toronto Mayor, Rob Ford has essentially become a slapstick comedy star 70 years after the movement was popularized. But walking into inanimate objects and stumbling publicly aren't his only talents-- he's also a master of the slightly racist backhanded compliment! Last night on...

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Watch Tig Notaro’s field piece for ‘Conan’ and also pre-order extended version of her album ‘Live’

Watch Tig Notaro’s field piece for ‘Conan’ and also pre-order extended version of her album ‘Live’

By | May 22, 2013 at 1:28 pm | No comments

Tig Notaro hasn't publicly announced her new Los Angeles tour, but if you go into a random furniture depot or gas station you may see the comedienne haggling with an employee to hang up her headshot. With the help of Team Conan, Notaro filmed a segment capturing her trek from...

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Ken Jeong on his Kate Upton photo shoot for GQ: Even the camera got a boner (Video)

Ken Jeong on his Kate Upton photo shoot for GQ: Even the camera got a boner (Video)

By | May 15, 2013 at 3:38 pm | No comments

Well, for better or worse, Community was renewed for a fifth season, and although Ken Jeong had a lazy and somewhat forgotten storyline in the fourth season, he has a lot to look forward to in the future: mainly the release of the taking over the world, bound to lead to douchy...

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‘Withered old cougar’ Stephen Colbert threatens Miley Cyrus over Maxim Hot 100 list (Video)

‘Withered old cougar’ Stephen Colbert threatens Miley Cyrus over Maxim Hot 100 list (Video)

By | May 15, 2013 at 1:35 pm | No comments

Who’s not honoring Stephen Colbert -- and unfortunately everyone on the Laughspin staff and all of you reading this -- now? I’m sorry to break the news to all of you, but none of us (including Colbert) made this year’s Maxim’s Hot 100. I know, I know, heartbreaking. But...

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Jon Stewart calls out Democrats for racist comments (Video)

Jon Stewart calls out Democrats for racist comments (Video)

By | May 10, 2013 at 1:57 pm | No comments

Just when things were going relatively well for the Democrats, those damn left-wingers had to get all racist. Last night on The Daily Show, Jon Stewart expertly addresses three recent examples of politicians and legislators making offensive remarks. It starts with blatant racism...

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