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Watch Bill Burr talk political conspiracy theories with CNN

Watch Bill Burr talk political conspiracy theories with CNN

By | December 2, 2011 at 11:26 am | One comment

Bill Burr may not dedicate a lot of his live shows to talking politics, but that doesn't mean he has no opinions on the subject. The folks at CNN recently caught up with the comedian, who freely opined on why he likes Ron Paul, why being cynical is not a bad thing, how he was...

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Jeff and Shirley bond in a stellar foosball-centric episode of ‘Community’

Jeff and Shirley bond in a stellar foosball-centric episode of ‘Community’

By | December 2, 2011 at 10:58 am | No comments

Just gonna get right to it, you guys, because Dr. Zizmor!!! Ok, sorry. Back up for a second. The gang’s catching up in the student lounge, and TGIF! So what’s everybody up to this weekend? For Pierce, the question’s not what but who (no one), and for Britta, the answer is...

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Listen to a track from Patrice O’Neal’s posthumous comedy album ‘Mr. P’

Listen to a track from Patrice O’Neal’s posthumous comedy album ‘Mr. P’

By | December 1, 2011 at 5:48 pm | 3 comments

Yesterday, we gave you the great news that Patrice O'Neal recorded an album months before his death this week and that it will be released next year on Feb. 7. As you probably know, O'Neal passed away at 41 after suffering a stroke last month. Today we're happy to let you all...

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Video: ‘My life is misery,’ Zach Galifianakis tells Jimmy Pardo

Video: ‘My life is misery,’ Zach Galifianakis tells Jimmy Pardo

By | December 1, 2011 at 4:50 pm | No comments

If you're watching Conan, you're watching "The Pardo Patrol," right? Oh, you've never heard of the Pardo Patrol? You say that you only watch Conan live on TV on TBS and miss out all the extras that Team Coco posts online? Well, if you answered yes to all those questions, you...

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Dane Cook breaks from stand-up comedy to get serious about acting

Dane Cook breaks from stand-up comedy to get serious about acting

By | December 1, 2011 at 9:07 am | One comment

Divisive Dane Cook is starring in the drama Answers to Nothing, which hits theaters tomorrow. But it's not just another movie gig for Cook. Having been away from the stand-up stage since February, this project marks a very conscious decision to start taking his career as an...

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Grammy nominations for best comedy album not as horrible as usual

Grammy nominations for best comedy album not as horrible as usual

By | December 1, 2011 at 8:30 am | 13 comments

The folks at the Grammys have had a recent history of nominating some pretty questionable albums for their Best Comedy Album category. In 2008 they gave the award to Flight of the Conchords for their 23-minute EP The Distant Future (not an album). In 2009, George Lopez's album...

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New Patrice O’Neal album will be released next year

New Patrice O’Neal album will be released next year

By | November 30, 2011 at 1:50 pm | 21 comments

While the comedy world is reeling from the loss of Patrice O'Neal, who died this week after suffering a stroke in October, there's at least a small glimmer of positive news. A new Patrice O'Neal album, Mr. P, is set to be released Feb. 7, 2012 through BSeen Media, the same...

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Laughspin presents the 10 best comedy albums of 2011

Laughspin presents the 10 best comedy albums of 2011

By | November 30, 2011 at 8:18 am | 69 comments

The end of the year is approaching fast, comedy fans. And so it’s time to count down the 10 best comedy albums of the year. As in years past, this list represents the albums we feel were the strongest. Let it be known: there were more than 150 comedy albums released this year....

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Patrice O’Neal dead at 41; watch an uncut video interview

Patrice O’Neal dead at 41; watch an uncut video interview

By | November 29, 2011 at 1:58 pm | 6 comments

On Oct. 26, some of Patrice O'Neal's closest friends gathered together on the Opie and Anthony Show on SiriusXM to announce the sad news the veteran comedian had suffered a stroke and was in bad shape. Today, we heard what we never wanted to hear-- O'Neal has passed away at the...

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