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Former SNL star Chris Kattan arrested for DUI

Former SNL star Chris Kattan arrested for DUI

By | February 10, 2014 at 4:51 pm | No comments

Saturday Night Live alum Chris Kattan is in a bit of trouble. Don't worry: he didn't say anything offensive on stage or on TV. The Corky Roman star was arrested on suspicion of DUI early Monday, Feb. 10, in California. He was arrested after allegedly crashing into a Department...

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Jay Leno remembers the days before Justin Bieber in his final monologue (Video)

Jay Leno remembers the days before Justin Bieber in his final monologue (Video)

By | February 10, 2014 at 10:14 am | No comments

As you very well know, last night was Jay Leno's final night of hosting The Tonight Show after nearly 22 years behind The Desk That Johnny Built. Leno, a hardworking jokesmith known for his 7 minutes of jokes to start every show, delivered his final Tonight monologue. He...

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Steve Carell college yearbook photo surfaces (Photo)

Steve Carell college yearbook photo surfaces (Photo)

By | January 31, 2014 at 5:18 pm | One comment

We all know famous people were at some point not-at-all famous. But it's still always fun to hear stories about the times when a celebrity was not an amazingly famous television or movie star. Earlier today one Reddit user explained that his or her mom went to high school with...

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Mobile gaming rising dramatically (Infographic)

Mobile gaming rising dramatically (Infographic)

By | January 30, 2014 at 10:52 am | No comments

Over the last decade the mobile gaming world has come into its own. In particular the casino gaming market is one that has expanded at a remarkable rate! Whether you play candy crush or online roulette, mobile technology has come a long way from the days of playing snake on an...

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Chelsea Lately regular Fortune Feimster joins Tina Fey’s comedy at Fox

Chelsea Lately regular Fortune Feimster joins Tina Fey’s comedy at Fox

By | January 22, 2014 at 11:30 am | No comments

Tina Fey is killing it right now. She already has a series order for a comedy starring The Office's Ellie Kemper at NBC. Now her straight-to-series order at Fox, currently titled Cabot College, has landed comedian Fortune Feimster as a series regular. Feimster, a roundtable...

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Watch Tina Fey and Amy Poehler’s opening monologue at the Golden Globes

Watch Tina Fey and Amy Poehler’s opening monologue at the Golden Globes

By | January 13, 2014 at 10:06 am | No comments

Saturday Night Live alumni Tina Fey and now-Golden Globe-winner Amy Poehler took to the stage together to host the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards telecast for the second year in a row (and they'll be back to host it again in 2015). As usual the duo knocked it out of the park,...

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Comedians can get paid for their videos through LittleCast Comedy Contest

Comedians can get paid for their videos through LittleCast Comedy Contest

By | January 9, 2014 at 3:07 pm | No comments

Will your fans pay to download your videos? A new startup called LittleCast seems to think that the answer is “yes.” For those of you who don’t remember: Louis C.K. gave that exact question a test drive back in 2011. The result? $1 Million in earnings – at just $5 a...

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Comedy show We’re Nice People celebrates five years (Video)

Comedy show We’re Nice People celebrates five years (Video)

By | January 9, 2014 at 12:37 pm | No comments

For the past five years, comedians Brendan McLaughlin and David Smithyman have been producing one of the best DIY comedy shows in New York. It’s appropriately titled We’re Nice People; the goal was to produce shows with great up-and-coming acts as well as established comics...

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Jon Stewart blasts Fox News for its global warming theories  (Video)

Jon Stewart blasts Fox News for its global warming theories (Video)

By | January 7, 2014 at 3:52 pm | One comment

Jon Stewart was excited to begin the new year with a better attitude on his show, not constantly battling demigogue pundits' ridiculous comments and instead focusing on the positive goings on of the world. That didn't last long on his return to The Daily Show after winter...

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