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Tina Fey, Amy Poehler rip Bill Cosby, North Korea, Hollywood patriarchy at Golden Globes (Video)

Tina Fey, Amy Poehler rip Bill Cosby, North Korea, Hollywood patriarchy at Golden Globes (Video)

By | January 12, 2015 at 12:26 pm | No comments

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler opened the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards by calling all of Hollywood a bunch of brats. God, we love these ladies. Fey and Poehler hosted the Golden Globes for their third and final time on Sunday night. The comedy power duo have helped surge the...

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Conan O’Brien addresses Charlie Hebdo in monologue (Video)

Conan O’Brien addresses Charlie Hebdo in monologue (Video)

By | January 7, 2015 at 9:46 pm | One comment

On tonight's episode of Conan, Conan O'Brien addresses the horrendous terrorist attack on Charlie Hebdo, the French satirical magazine based in France. Twelve people were killed and 11 others were wounded, four of which are in critical condition as of this writing. The killers,...

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Chelsea Handler replaced with Grace Helbig, YouTube star

Chelsea Handler replaced with Grace Helbig, YouTube star

By | January 7, 2015 at 11:35 am | No comments

Comedian and YouTube sensation Grace Helbig will be E!'s first attempt to replace Chelsea Handler. The Grace Helbig Project (working title) will premiere on E! in April. Helbig's new show will be a hybrid talk show where she gives her take on pop culture and interviews celebrity...

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Robert Kelly: Live at the Village Underground premieres Friday, pre-order available (Videos)

Robert Kelly: Live at the Village Underground premieres Friday, pre-order available (Videos)

By | January 6, 2015 at 1:10 pm | No comments

Robert Kelly is set for a stellar 2015. In a few months, the veteran comedian will be seen in Denis Leary's newest FX dramedy Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll where he plays Bam Bam, the drummer of fictional band The Heathens (fronted by Leary, himself). But before that, in fact...

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Mr. Show returns? (Photo)

Mr. Show returns? (Photo)

By | January 5, 2015 at 12:21 pm | One comment

A devilishly-teasing photo from Paul F. Tompkins suggests that a big comedy project is on the horizon from his old Mr. Show gang. On New Year's Eve, comedian Paul F. Tompkins tweeted a picture of him with David Cross, Bob Odenkirk, Brian Posehn and Jay Johnston huddled around a...

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Laughspin’s 10 Best Comedy Releases of 2014

Laughspin’s 10 Best Comedy Releases of 2014

By | December 30, 2014 at 4:16 pm | 5 comments

With 2015 breathing down our necks it’s time to count down the best comedy releases of 2014. It’s something Laughspin has been doing since 2008 and we’re not about to stop—especially since commercially available comedy output has increased exponentially since then. It...

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‘The Interview’ gets live performance in New York this weekend

‘The Interview’ gets live performance in New York this weekend

By | December 22, 2014 at 8:03 pm | One comment

Amidst the growing clusterfuck that has been the infamous Sony Hack and cancellation of the theatrical debut of the James Franco-Seth Rogen comedy The Interview, a silver lining of hope for Freedom of Speech has emerged. New York City's Treehouse Theater will host a live-reading...

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Parks and Recreation final season starts Jan. 13 so let’s watch this teaser and cry (Video)

Parks and Recreation final season starts Jan. 13 so let’s watch this teaser and cry (Video)

By | December 18, 2014 at 1:42 pm | No comments

Comedy fans will rejoice on Tuesday, Jan. 13 when Parks and Recreation returns for an all new season. Those same fans, however, will be engaged in bittersweet observance every week as Amy Poehler, Nick Offerman, Chris Pratt, Aubrey Plaza, Aziz Ansari and co. say goodbye to the...

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Judd Apatow’s stand-up comedy resurrection

Judd Apatow’s stand-up comedy resurrection

By | December 18, 2014 at 10:36 am | 4 comments

Immaturity is funny, so says all-American comedy maven Judd Apatow, who’s best known for creating the genius, short-lived, cult TV show, Freaks and Geeks and his ensuing plethora of raunchy blockbusters. What Judd’s not so known for is his abridged stand-up career, which ran...

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