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Laughspin presents: The 10 best comedy albums of 2013

Laughspin presents: The 10 best comedy albums of 2013

By | December 18, 2013 at 2:46 pm | 6 comments

In some form or another, I say this every year. But that doesn’t make it untrue. So here goes: In 2013, so many amazing comedians released so many amazing albums and specials that I struggled greatly to cram just 10 in this list of the very best. Sure, we can make the list...

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Ron Burgundy’s guide to dress for success (Infographic)

Ron Burgundy’s guide to dress for success (Infographic)

By | December 17, 2013 at 3:32 pm | No comments

We assume a lot of you will be headed to the theaters tomorrow to check out Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues. But before you do, our favorite fake news anchor -- or is he real? we can't tell anymore! -- has a few tips about the way you should dress. Below, we present to you Ron...

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Jay Leno inducted into television Hall of Fame

Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Jay Leno inducted into television Hall of Fame

By | December 17, 2013 at 10:08 am | No comments

The Television Academy of Arts & Sciences, the fine folks behind the Emmys, have announced the 2014 inductees to the Television Academy's Hall of Fame. Late night talk show host and stand-up comedian Jay Leno and four-time Emmy award-winning comedy actress Julia...

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Family Guy resurrects dead character

Family Guy resurrects dead character

By | December 16, 2013 at 12:06 pm | No comments

Warning: This article contains spoilers, if there's such a thing as spoilers on Family Guy. For all of those who freaked out and signed petitions, you can relax. Seth MacFarlane and the writers of Fox's Family Guy appeared in last night's holiday-themed episode 'Christmas...

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Here’s the Golden Globes comedy nominees, also American Hustle is a comedy apparently

Here’s the Golden Globes comedy nominees, also American Hustle is a comedy apparently

By | December 13, 2013 at 8:33 am | 2 comments

As the year comes to a close and a new one begins, the frenzy that is awards season is underway. There are a bounty of awards with various acronyms attached to their unique trophies. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced their nominees for the 2014 Golden Globe...

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A look back as Marc Maron’s podcast reaches 100 million downloads

A look back as Marc Maron’s podcast reaches 100 million downloads

By | December 12, 2013 at 11:51 am | No comments

It's official. After alluding to the news on Monday's episode with Will Ferrell, the hit podcast sensation WTF with Marc Maron reached 100 million downloads last night. Maron launched the show, which maintains free episodes and a premium subscription option, in his garage in Los...

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SF Sketchfest announces stellar lineup, Key and Peele, Amy Schumer, Tenacious D, more!

SF Sketchfest announces stellar lineup, Key and Peele, Amy Schumer, Tenacious D, more!

By | December 11, 2013 at 4:30 pm | One comment

Like many folks, I have mixed feelings about comedy festivals. On the one hand, maintaining the requisite energy to plow through days of programming and events is a tall order. On the other hand, so much awesome business happens that it’s usually worth the sleepless nights and...

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Comedy Central gives rare three season renewal to Daniel Tosh

Comedy Central gives rare three season renewal to Daniel Tosh

By | December 11, 2013 at 11:50 am | No comments

Love him or hate him, be prepared to keep seeing Daniel Tosh for quite some time (I mean, unless you just change the channel). Comedy Central renewed the comedian's top-performing show Tosh.0 for three more seasons. The announcement came the same day the show's fifth season...

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Anderson Cooper and Wolf Blitzer recall experiences with Ron Burgundy (Video)

Anderson Cooper and Wolf Blitzer recall experiences with Ron Burgundy (Video)

By | December 10, 2013 at 10:27 am | No comments

Wolf Blitzer, Chris Cuomo, and Anderson Cooper want you to know that Ron Burgundy is not only one of the most promoted fake news anchors of our time, but he's also "the most influential actor in broadcast history," "a news legend," and "a bit of an asshole." Funny or Die's...

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