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Patton Oswalt advises politicians to wrestle porn stars, dive in pudding to get respect

Patton Oswalt advises politicians to wrestle porn stars, dive in pudding to get respect

By | October 18, 2011 at 3:37 pm | No comments

Here’s something you’re not going to believe: Comedy, it’s popular! Know how we know? Big name publications can’t help themselves from putting out special comedy editions of their magazines. And while it’s great to put a spotlight on comedians and their world (even in...

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Would you welcome a George Lopez return to television?

Would you welcome a George Lopez return to television?

By | October 18, 2011 at 3:09 pm | 2 comments

Two months ago, after TBS cancelled his late night talk show, George Lopez joked, “The unemployment rate is high, and for Latinos, it just got a little higher.” But Lopez has no plans of staying in that demographic though, seeing as he's announced his partnership with...

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Marlon Wayans strikes deal with ABC to star in sitcom

Marlon Wayans strikes deal with ABC to star in sitcom

By | October 18, 2011 at 12:50 pm | No comments

Marlon Wayans has struck a deal with ABC to star and executive produce a hybrid single/multi-camera show. The show revolves around two brothers (both cops) who wind up living together. The character played by Marlon is married with kids and allows his brother to move in with...

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Jason Segel, Emma Stone, Charlie Day will host Saturday Night Live

Jason Segel, Emma Stone, Charlie Day will host Saturday Night Live

By | October 18, 2011 at 11:47 am | No comments

After a couple of lackluster episodes hosted by established comedy vets Ben Stiller and Anna Faris, the next few weeks offer us a fresh set of Saturday Night Live hosts. After two weeks of reruns, we’re treated to a Nov. 5 show hosted by It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia...

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Patient petitions South Park creators to make Mr. Hankey official rectal cancer spokesperson

Patient petitions South Park creators to make Mr. Hankey official rectal cancer spokesperson

By | October 17, 2011 at 6:37 pm | No comments

Behind every cancer awareness foundation, there is attached, usually without fail, a colored ribbon and/or a celebrity ambassador. Well, that's not entirely true as rectal cancer, it seems, has neither spreading the word about its existence. Michelle L. Dobrawsky, diagnosed...

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Losing it with Laughter: Our eight favorite moments when comedians broke character

Losing it with Laughter: Our eight favorite moments when comedians broke character

By | October 17, 2011 at 12:40 pm | 17 comments

With shows like Louie, Arrested Development, and The Office having emerged within the last 10 years, it’s safe to say that scripted television comedy is at an apex – at least for the time being. But even considering all the brilliant writing that’s happened on these shows...

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Fox News makes dumb points about female comedians; we respond

Fox News makes dumb points about female comedians; we respond

By | October 17, 2011 at 11:11 am | 12 comments

With the nature of beauty being so subjective, it’s not surprising to a see a story like this from a news network that approaches nothing objectively. On Oct.12, FoxNews.com published an article that laid claim to an increase in “sexiness” among the newest crop of female...

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Video: South Park Elementary students become victims of a hacking scandal

Video: South Park Elementary students become victims of a hacking scandal

By | October 17, 2011 at 10:31 am | No comments

On Wednesday's new episode of South Park, it looks the writers are taking on all the real-life phone hacking scandals afoot. Turns out a clever character has been listening in on all the kids' juicy phone calls and printing student secrets on a new gossip site called...

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SNL fails, even with well-loved Anna Faris as host

SNL fails, even with well-loved Anna Faris as host

By | October 16, 2011 at 6:54 pm | 8 comments

If you combined all the great sketches from the first four episodes of Saturday Night Live this season you would have yourself one damn funny episode of Saturday Night Live. Unfortunately, the gems have been spread over four weeks. And that, my friends, makes for a...

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