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Star-A-Scopes with Dan Cummins: Like horoscopes but with purposely bad advice — Oct. 24 – 30

Star-A-Scopes with Dan Cummins: Like horoscopes but with purposely bad advice — Oct. 24 – 30

By | October 24, 2011 at 5:48 pm | 2 comments

Aries: I hope you like Bailey’s Irish Cream this week, because you’re gonna run through two cases of it by Thursday. Why? Because on Tuesday, an old school series of double dog challenges will go way to far, and you have more pride than intelligence. Luckily, you’ll never...

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Awesome parents get Ben and Jerry’s Schweddy Balls ice cream banned from stores

Awesome parents get Ben and Jerry’s Schweddy Balls ice cream banned from stores

By | October 24, 2011 at 2:51 pm | No comments

Way to go, dumb parents. Way to ban an ice cream flavor with a name that is only slightly sexually suggestive if you know the source from which the name originates-- and in this case it's a Saturday Night Live sketch featuring an actor your kids don't know performed in a year...

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Video: South Park does Broadway on new episode

Video: South Park does Broadway on new episode

By | October 24, 2011 at 12:56 pm | No comments

Each week, South Park teases the world with a 30-second clip of its new episode. As far as preview clips go, that’s a short video. Most shows give at least 45 seconds; some give even a few minutes. But South Park doesn’t follow the rules. And sometimes we suffer for it. This...

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Watch Joe Rogan and blood, bees and explosions in first “Fear Factor” promo

Watch Joe Rogan and blood, bees and explosions in first “Fear Factor” promo

By | October 24, 2011 at 11:47 am | No comments

Here's a fun little game: Can you count the number of ways you can die in this Fear Factor promo? Here's a hint. There are many. Comedian Joe Rogan returns as host on Dec. 12 at 8 pm ET of the contest show that paved the way for many others. Will you be tuning...

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Darrell Hammond admits to smoking crack, cutting himself

Darrell Hammond admits to smoking crack, cutting himself

By | October 24, 2011 at 10:41 am | One comment

Substance abuse is certainly, and sadly, not a rarity in the world of comedy. But it seems some of the stories Saturday Night Live alum Darrell Hammond tells in his upcoming memoir are surprising-- even by standards levied by jaded comedy enthusiasts. Copies of the book God, If...

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Aisha Tyler scores hosting gig on CBS chat show “The Talk”

Aisha Tyler scores hosting gig on CBS chat show “The Talk”

By | October 23, 2011 at 10:55 pm | No comments

After a recent week-long guest hosting stint on CBS' The Talk, stand-up comedian and actress Aisha Tyler has landed herself a permanent spot on the daily chat show. Her first official day on the job is tomorrow when the show airs 2 pm ET, reports Deadline. Guests on the show...

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Kim Kardashian lands substantial role in Tyler Perry movie

Kim Kardashian lands substantial role in Tyler Perry movie

By | October 22, 2011 at 11:49 am | One comment

A few weeks ago we learned that Tyler Perry was the highest paid man in entertainment last year, as he raked in $130 million between May 2010 and May 2011. Whether you love or hate the man's work, you can't deny that the dude makes some sound (economical) decisions. So, I guess...

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Watch Amy Schumer talk “Teen Mom,” babies and more on “Conan”

Watch Amy Schumer talk “Teen Mom,” babies and more on “Conan”

By | October 21, 2011 at 4:10 pm | No comments

I know I’ve gotten kind of old (well, old-ish) because some of my friends have started having babies. On purpose. It’s a worrisome trend. But, thankfully, I’m not alone! On Conan last night, Amy Schumer related being similarly thrown off-kilter by her friends becoming...

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Julie Klausner welcomes Paul F. Tompkins, Fred Armisen, cats and more to live podcast taping

Julie Klausner welcomes Paul F. Tompkins, Fred Armisen, cats and more to live podcast taping

By | October 21, 2011 at 3:54 pm | One comment

If you showed up at the Bell House in Brooklyn last night for the live taping of writer and comedienne Julie Klausner’s How Was Your Week? podcast expecting Teddy Leo, cat photos, the JCPenney Facebook page, drunk Maya Angelou, the most hated man on Billy Eichner’s iPod...

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