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Exclusive audio: On “WTF with Marc Maron,” Artie Lange talks about staying in psych ward

Exclusive audio: On “WTF with Marc Maron,” Artie Lange talks about staying in psych ward

By | September 25, 2011 at 12:55 am | One comment

Embattled comedian Artie Lange has been away from his high-profile radio gig on the Howard Stern Show since he attempted suicide in January of 2010. He laid low for a long time. Eight months later he made his first public appearance; he did a short set at the Comedy Cellar in...

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Wanda Sykes tells Ellen DeGeneres she had a double mastectomy

Wanda Sykes tells Ellen DeGeneres she had a double mastectomy

By | September 23, 2011 at 4:25 pm | No comments

Aside from her stand-up comedy, I’ve come to know and love Wanda Sykes for her work on the always hilarious Curb Your Enthusiasm. She’s a perfect foil for Larry David, whose awkwardness – especially where race is concerned – never fails to cause a whole lot of problems...

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Parks and Recreation recap: “I’m Leslie Knope”

Parks and Recreation recap: “I’m Leslie Knope”

By | September 23, 2011 at 2:11 pm | One comment

The new season of Parks and Recreation premiered last night and, oh, what fun we had. And we found out so many things! So grab your go-bag and hightail it out of wherever you are and enter a world of municipal hijinks, dong shots, and big, abstract dreams. At Li’l...

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Watch a preview of the “60 Minutes” interview with Trey Parker and Matt Stone

Watch a preview of the “60 Minutes” interview with Trey Parker and Matt Stone

By | September 23, 2011 at 12:45 pm | No comments

Peeling back the curtain of an iconic comedy show is a fascinating, sometimes unnerving experience. Remember when you found out the voice of Bart Simpson came from a lady who bore no resemblance to the little brat? Yeah. Rough revelation. Fortunately, learning a little more...

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“Community” recap: “Biology 101″ or “The One About The Table”

“Community” recap: “Biology 101″ or “The One About The Table”

By | September 23, 2011 at 11:38 am | One comment

Welcome back, Greendale Human Beings! What a long, lonely time it’s been away from the study group. How was your summer? I spent a couple of weeks up in the Catskills at Camp Recapsalot honing my craft but got kicked out for sneaking into the boys’ bunk. Oh well! Anyway,...

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Mothers are scared of Ben & Jerry’s “Schweddy Balls,” so we’re giving away five pints!

Mothers are scared of Ben & Jerry’s “Schweddy Balls,” so we’re giving away five pints!

By | September 22, 2011 at 4:16 pm | One comment

UPDATE: 10/9/11 -- The Winners! Here’s a list of our winners along with their winning entries. I didn’t edit these things for content, type-o’s or grammar. Enjoy! “Um... I'm just gonna shove the whole thing in my ass...” – Jim from Georgia So I would pick up...

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John Legend enters the comedy world with NBC show, “Mixed Blessings”

John Legend enters the comedy world with NBC show, “Mixed Blessings”

By | September 22, 2011 at 2:06 pm | No comments

After lengthy negotiations, NBC has closed a deal on Mixed Blessings, a single-camera comedy project executive produced by prolific singer John Legend and partner Mike Jackson. The two will produce it via their Get Lifted Film Co. banner along with Yellow Brick Road's Teri...

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Videos: The Alec Baldwin, John Krasinki feud ends; watch the entire series here

Videos: The Alec Baldwin, John Krasinki feud ends; watch the entire series here

By | September 22, 2011 at 12:21 pm | No comments

Since April, the New Era cap company has been rolling out a series of videos featuring 30 Rock's Alec Baldwin and The Office's John Krasinksi in what amounted to short sketches centered around the actors' love of the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox, respectively. You see,...

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The Laughspin audio interview with Marc Maron

The Laughspin audio interview with Marc Maron

By | September 22, 2011 at 10:02 am | No comments

Having followed the progress of Marc Maron's career since 2005 (when Laughspin was Punchline Magazine) -- in the form of interviews, album reviews, news stories (I even co-produced his one-man show Scorching the Earth in 2009 and was honored to write the liner notes for his...

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