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John Krasinski of The Office and Emily Blunt expecting their first baby

John Krasinski of The Office and Emily Blunt expecting their first baby

By | September 13, 2013 at 11:57 am | One comment

After having two fake babies with his television wife,  Office former star John Krasinski announced that he and real wife, actress Emily Blunt are expecting a baby. The Bluntsinski Baby watch has officially begun. The couple, who wed in Italy in 2010, have always talked about...

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Jimmy Fallon builds a joke empire Breaking Bad style (Video)

Jimmy Fallon builds a joke empire Breaking Bad style (Video)

By | September 12, 2013 at 4:42 pm | One comment

As the hit AMC series Breaking Bad winds down to its series finale, plenty of fun has been had with the concept of a straight-laced cancer patient turning to the dark side and beginning a large-scale meth empire. Last night on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, the heir to the...

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Conan O’Brien and Team Coco present the Gold iPhone 5s (Video)

Conan O’Brien and Team Coco present the Gold iPhone 5s (Video)

By | September 11, 2013 at 10:07 pm | No comments

You've likely already saw Funny or Die's take on the new iPhone ads. Well know, Conan O'Brien's posse Team Coco has just unleashed their own, starring writer and comedian Andrés du Bouchet as a somewhat gregarious would-be iPhone designer. Check it out! Be sure to...

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Bill Burr and Lavell Crawford sit on stacks of cash on the set of Breaking Bad (Photo)

Bill Burr and Lavell Crawford sit on stacks of cash on the set of Breaking Bad (Photo)

By | September 11, 2013 at 3:56 pm | No comments

Who says stand-up comedians can't make the big bucks? Check out Bill Burr and Lavell Crawford on the set of Breaking Bad from this season. If you haven't been following arguably the best drama on television, Burr and Crawford play the roles of crooked lawyer Saul Goodman's...

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Watch comedian Iliza Shlesinger’s emotional video about September 11

Watch comedian Iliza Shlesinger’s emotional video about September 11

By | September 11, 2013 at 2:51 pm | 22 comments

Following up her lengthy Facebook post from early this morning, comedian Iliza Shlesinger just uploaded this video about her thoughts on the 12th anniversary of the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center in New York. “I don’t think this video is going to change anything,...

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Funny or Die announces the new iPhone 5f (Video)

Funny or Die announces the new iPhone 5f (Video)

By | September 11, 2013 at 2:22 pm | No comments

Apple announced the release of two new iPhones this week. One was the much-anticipated iPhone 5s. The other is the 5s' cheaper cousin, the iPhone 5c. Funny Or Die announced the release of the inbred nephew of the smart phone family: the iPhone 5f. The evidence is below. The...

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How Jon Stewart really spent his summer vacation (Video)

How Jon Stewart really spent his summer vacation (Video)

By | August 27, 2013 at 1:00 pm | No comments

While Jon Stewart will return to The Daily Show on Sept. 3, there's still a lot of questions as to what exactly he was doing during his summer vacation. Ok, not really. We know he was in the Middle East directing his first movie. But what fun is reality, ya know? Over the course...

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How do you tell a story about four black guys mugging you without sounding racist? (Animation)

How do you tell a story about four black guys mugging you without sounding racist? (Animation)

By | August 27, 2013 at 9:14 am | No comments

After comedian Phil Mazo was mugged by four black dudes, he found himself in a bit of a conundrum: How does he go about telling people what happened without sounding racist? The answer isn’t an easy one to come by. But you should watch Mazo explain below in an animation from...

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Watch Cory Booker perform comedy

Watch Cory Booker perform comedy

By | August 22, 2013 at 5:29 pm | 2 comments

Last night, Newark, NJ mayor and a newly anointed candidate for U.S. Senate -- one whom was just endorsed by President Barack Obama -- performed stand-up comedy. It wasn't exactly a pure experience, in that there was no real threat of getting heckled nor was he performing for an...

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