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David Letterman, Jon Stewart, Jimmy Kimmel to honor Don Rickles during Spike TV’s ‘One Night Only’

David Letterman, Jon Stewart, Jimmy Kimmel to honor Don Rickles during Spike TV’s ‘One Night Only’

By | April 17, 2014 at 4:00 pm | One comment

Don Rickles will get the Don Rickles treatment from fellow comedians on May 28 on Spike TV during One Night Only: an All-Star Comedy Tribute to Don Rickles with David Letterman, Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart, Jimmy Kimmel and Bob Newhart entertaining and celebrating the comedy...

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Jennifer Love Hewitt guest stars on Hot in Cleveland with Chris Elliott, Dave Foley and Larry Miller (Video)

Jennifer Love Hewitt guest stars on Hot in Cleveland with Chris Elliott, Dave Foley and Larry Miller (Video)

By | April 17, 2014 at 3:34 pm | No comments

Jennifer Love Hewitt will guest star on an all-new episode of TV Land’s Hot in Cleveland, alongside comedy nerd heroes Chris Elliott, Dave Foley and Larry Miller! “On the eve of Victoria’s (Wendie Malick) big movie premiere, Emmy (Jennifer Love Hewitt) visits with some...

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Spike TV renews Adam Carolla’s ‘Catch A Contractor’ for second season (Video)

Spike TV renews Adam Carolla’s ‘Catch A Contractor’ for second season (Video)

By | April 17, 2014 at 2:25 pm | One comment

Podcasting pioneer and comedian Adam Carolla's new Spike TV gig hosting Catch A Contractor seems to be working out well. The network has renewed the show for a 10-episode second season. Catch A Contractor follows Carolla, who worked as a carpenter before his Man Show days,...

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Robin Williams’ Mrs. Doubtfire sequel very possible says Fox 2000

Robin Williams’ Mrs. Doubtfire sequel very possible says Fox 2000

By | April 17, 2014 at 11:40 am | No comments

Robin Williams will return as Mrs. Doubtfire-- if Fox 2000 has anything to say about it. The studio announced that it is developing a sequel to the hit 1993 Robin Williams comedy Mrs. Doubtfire. It's actually been in development hell since the original came out nearly 21 years...

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Seth Rogen snubs Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, Zac Efron doesn’t help (Video)

Seth Rogen snubs Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, Zac Efron doesn’t help (Video)

By | April 16, 2014 at 2:02 pm | One comment

Seth Rogen puts his foot in his mouth in an ESPN commercial promoting his upcoming movie Neighbors with Zac Efron. The two co-stars walk into the gym to find Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers working out. Rogen embarrassingly recognizes him as "the State Farm guy"...

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Bonnaroo announces comedy: Hannibal Buress, Craig Robinson, Sasheer Zamata and more!

Bonnaroo announces comedy: Hannibal Buress, Craig Robinson, Sasheer Zamata and more!

By | April 16, 2014 at 1:33 pm | One comment

While we’re moderately excited about Elton John, Jack White, Kanye, West and the 12,000 other music acts scheduled to hit the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, we here at Laughspin are supremely excited for the stellar comedy offerings, which were just announced. In its 11th...

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Artie Lange hospitalized after suffering diabetic shock (Photos)

Artie Lange hospitalized after suffering diabetic shock (Photos)

By | April 15, 2014 at 6:20 pm | 2 comments

Artie Lange has been killing it recently, but it seems the veteran comedian has suffered a setback, as he's been hospitalized. "In the hospital outside of Detroit after going into diabetic shock. Trying to get better. Sorry for missing gigs," Lange tweeted earlier today, adding...

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The Simpsons turn into Legos on 550th episode (First look)

The Simpsons turn into Legos on 550th episode (First look)

By | April 15, 2014 at 2:12 pm | No comments

The Simpsons will turn into Legos on their milestone 550th episode, airing on May 4. And here's the first look at the episode, which was posted on the official Simpsons Twitter account. While the plot of the episode hasn't been revealed, we're sure the inclusion of Legos will be...

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Southwest Airlines’ hilarious flight attendant Marty Cobb proves US Airways isn’t the only viral airline this week

Southwest Airlines’ hilarious flight attendant Marty Cobb proves US Airways isn’t the only viral airline this week

By | April 15, 2014 at 1:58 pm | One comment

US Airways was scrambling yesterday to save face in the midst of one of the most enjoyable Twitter scandals of all time. In response to a customer complaint on the social media site, whoever runs the US Airways Twitter feed posted a decidedly pornographic image of a toy plane...

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