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Anthony Cumia Responds To Firing … Video Shows Why Former ‘Opie & Anthony’ Host ‘Will Never Apologize’ For Racist Twitter Rant That Got Him Fired

Anthony Cumia Responds To Firing … Video Shows Why Former ‘Opie & Anthony’ Host ‘Will Never Apologize’ For Racist Twitter Rant That Got Him Fired

By | July 13, 2014 at 9:13 am | 57 comments

Anthony Cumia has finally responded to his firing from the “Opie & Anthony” radio show. But the shock jock refused to apologize for the racist rant that led to his ouster. “I will never apologize for this,” Anthony Cumia told Red Eye  host Greg Gutfeld. “I...

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Orange is the New Black, Saturday Night Live, Modern Family lead Emmy nominations in comedy

Orange is the New Black, Saturday Night Live, Modern Family lead Emmy nominations in comedy

By | July 10, 2014 at 2:39 pm | One comment

Netflix’s Orange is the New Black snagged 12 primetime Emmy comedy nominations this morning, beating out perennial Emmy favorites Modern Family and The Big Bang Theory in total nods. And yes, Orange is the New Black is a comedy— this year, anyway. Last year, Netflix...

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Will Ferrell, Adam McKay bring second ‘Spoils of Babylon’ to IFC

Will Ferrell, Adam McKay bring second ‘Spoils of Babylon’ to IFC

By | July 8, 2014 at 12:41 pm | One comment

Will Ferrell's epic spoof mini-series The Spoils of Babylon will return to IFC for another round The Funny Or Die production will show the latest book-to-screen adaption from fictional author Eric Jonrosh, The Spoils Before Dying. Jonrosh/Ferrell's monstrous event will premiere...

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Malcolm Gladwell, Dick Cavett, Dave Hill address Amazon, Hachette retail battle (Video)

Malcolm Gladwell, Dick Cavett, Dave Hill address Amazon, Hachette retail battle (Video)

By | July 8, 2014 at 12:15 pm | No comments

Have you heard about the war between online retail giant Amazon and publishing giant Hachette? You haven’t? Well, neither did I, because I don’t read books. Because books are for nerds, amiright? But now, because of this video from comedian, author, musician, snappy dresser...

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Dane Cook talks new comedy special Troublemaker, airing on Showtime this fall (Exclusive)

Dane Cook talks new comedy special Troublemaker, airing on Showtime this fall (Exclusive)

By | July 7, 2014 at 2:03 pm | No comments

It’s been four years since Dane Cook released the intimate Isolated Incident DVD, but it’s not like the veteran comedian has been lounging around. Last year, he set out on his successful Under Oath theater tour and starred as the lead voice in Disney’s Planes. Cook also...

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Ardie Fuqua out of hospital following Tracy Morgan car crash

Ardie Fuqua out of hospital following Tracy Morgan car crash

By | July 7, 2014 at 12:19 pm | No comments

Comedian Ardie Fuqua, who was severely injured in a car crash that also injured TV star Tracy Morgan and killed James McNair, is no longer in critical condition. Fellow Comedy Cellar emcee Wil Sylvince posted on Facebook: To all who's concerned about Ardie Fuqua, he's doing a...

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Anthony Cumia Fired … Why Racist Twitter Rant Led To Firing From ‘Opie And Anthony’ SiriusXM Show

Anthony Cumia Fired … Why Racist Twitter Rant Led To Firing From ‘Opie And Anthony’ SiriusXM Show

By | July 4, 2014 at 11:54 am | 90 comments

Anthony Cumia, one half of the radio duo Opie & Anthony, was fired on Friday following what many are describing as a shocking racist Twitter rant. The rant came after Cumia was allegedly attacked by an African-American woman in Times Square. “SiriusXM has...

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New George Carlin album in the works (Exclusive)

New George Carlin album in the works (Exclusive)

By | July 3, 2014 at 4:32 pm | No comments

On the heels of the New York City Council’s decision to rename a city street after the late, legendary George Carlin, Laughspin hears there may be a new George Carlin album released in the coming months—not to mention a totally revamped GeorgeCarlin.com. Details are sparse...

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Katt Williams allegedly threatens cameraman with gun near Comedy Store, Williams denies it (Exclusive details)

Katt Williams allegedly threatens cameraman with gun near Comedy Store, Williams denies it (Exclusive details)

By | July 2, 2014 at 4:57 pm | One comment

The troubled once-retired Katt Williams is in hot water yet again. This time, he is under investigation by Los Angeles police for allegedly brandishing a gun near the infamous Comedy Store on the Sunset Strip and threatening a man. Police responded to a 911 call of a man with a...

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