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At the New York Comedy Festival, Louis C.K. proves a bleak worldview can be hilarious

At the New York Comedy Festival, Louis C.K. proves a bleak worldview can be hilarious

By | November 14, 2011 at 7:50 pm | One comment

Louis C.K. doesn’t need an opener. “Fuck it,” he said, soon after he stepped onstage at the St. George Theatre on Staten Island on Nov. 11, as part of the New York Comedy Festival. “What’s the point?” The same sentiment can applied to the entirety of Louis’s...

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“30 Rock” takes the place of “Community” and more changes in comedy at NBC

“30 Rock” takes the place of “Community” and more changes in comedy at NBC

By | November 14, 2011 at 7:00 pm | One comment

NBC, the network responsible for most of today’s watch-worthy comedies, just announced that it would be shuffling some of its sitcoms around. And at first glance, the changes make sense. Let’s get the most important facts out of the way. Despite what you may have heard on...

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Ricky Gervais on possibly hosting the Oscars: “I’d be fired immediately”

Ricky Gervais on possibly hosting the Oscars: “I’d be fired immediately”

By | November 14, 2011 at 4:46 pm | No comments

Last night, as part of the New York Comedy Festival, multi-faceted, award winning comedian Ricky Gervais was the guest of honor at a fascinating and highly-entertaining conversation at 92Y, moderated by Bill Carter of The New York Times. Gervais, of course, along with his...

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Video preview: Poor Kenny gets shipped to a foster home on the next “South Park”

Video preview: Poor Kenny gets shipped to a foster home on the next “South Park”

By | November 14, 2011 at 12:53 pm | No comments

After peeping the preview of this week's new episode of South Park, we have to say that it looks a little heartbreaking. You see, Kenny's parents are taken to jail -- for the reason, we'll have to tune in on Wednesday -- and Kenny and his brother and sister land in a foster...

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Molly Shannon guests on “Up All Night” this week; watch a preview and interviews

Molly Shannon guests on “Up All Night” this week; watch a preview and interviews

By | November 14, 2011 at 11:20 am | No comments

On a new episode of Up All Night going down Wednesday at 8 pm ET on NBC, Saturday Night Live alum Molly Shannon joins up with her real-life friend and fellow former SNL’r Maya Rudolph. Shannon guests as a new employee (Nancy) under Maya’s character Ava, who hosts a daytime...

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Russell Brand will star as “sexy hippie” in new comedy flick

Russell Brand will star as “sexy hippie” in new comedy flick

By | November 14, 2011 at 9:55 am | 2 comments

Over the last few years, UK import Russell Brand has become much more than one of the most popular stand-up comedians in the world. He's a two-time author, is the husband to one the world's biggest pop stars (Katy Perry) and a bit of a movie star. He also formed his own...

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Emma Stone hosts Saturday Night Live’s ballsiest episode of the season

Emma Stone hosts Saturday Night Live’s ballsiest episode of the season

By | November 13, 2011 at 11:46 pm | 10 comments

With last week's Charlie Day-hosted episode, Saturday Night Live was coming off a relatively strong showing. The question then, this week was-- would the sketch series be able to at least keep the laughs at last week's level? And the answer is, yes. So if you're keeping track of...

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Watch the full episode: Beavis and Butt-head and the return of Cornholio

Watch the full episode: Beavis and Butt-head and the return of Cornholio

By | November 12, 2011 at 2:55 pm | No comments

If you missed the return of Beavis and Butt-head's most celebrated character, Cornholio this week, you can watch the entire episode below. Or, may you just want to relive the laughs. Either way, here it...

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Parks and Recreation: Leslie, the Moon and all of Finland’s Lions are at War with Peru

Parks and Recreation: Leslie, the Moon and all of Finland’s Lions are at War with Peru

By | November 11, 2011 at 5:33 pm | No comments

I never did Model U.N. I was too busy working through a smooth jazz alto sax solo in Jazz band. I was really cool and popular in high school, see (cough). And Leslie Knope (like Amy Poehler herself) was that goodie-goodie heading up the Model U.N. security council. Though I know...

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