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Terrifying Lucille Ball statue needs to be removed!

Terrifying Lucille Ball statue needs to be removed!

By | April 6, 2015 at 1:32 pm | No comments

Now here's one from the truly freaky files. By now, most every American with basic access to cable television or a standard Internet hookup is well familiar with I Love Lucy. Even more so than her show, it's easy to visualize images of her iconic face: it's been almost 26 years...

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Robin Williams Trust Restricts use of comedian’s likeness for 25 years

Robin Williams Trust Restricts use of comedian’s likeness for 25 years

By | April 6, 2015 at 12:26 pm | One comment

While absolutely everyone is still mourning the hell out of Robin Williams, this bit of news is perhaps the one instance where fans might feel relieved that they won't be seeing more of the comedian any time soon. As reported earlier last week, it was revealed that the Robin...

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Denis Leary ‘Benders’ hockey comedy headed to IFC

Denis Leary ‘Benders’ hockey comedy headed to IFC

By | March 31, 2015 at 4:27 pm | 2 comments

Denis Leary gets another TV show greenlit as IFC has ordered eight episodes of Benders. The half-hour hockey comedy developed under the title Uncle Chubby's follows a group of friends bonded by an undying obsession with their amateur hockey league. None of the members are...

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Comedian Damienne Merlina responds to Ari Shaffir after he blasts her in Comedy Central special (Video)

Comedian Damienne Merlina responds to Ari Shaffir after he blasts her in Comedy Central special (Video)

By | March 31, 2015 at 3:35 pm | 49 comments

When Comedy Central fans tuned in to watch Ari Shaffir's one hour special, Passive Aggressive, they may have been taken aback by the smattering of nervous laughter that greeted the comedian during his set. Nervous because opening your big moment as a comedian, your hour-long...

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Hannibal Buress calls heckler ‘social terrorist’ (Video)

Hannibal Buress calls heckler ‘social terrorist’ (Video)

By | March 31, 2015 at 9:57 am | No comments

Fresh off his stellar performance last night at Comedy Central’s Roast of Justin Bieber, Hannibal Buress released a video wherein he artfully and hilariously shuts down a heckler during his March 26 show at the Grand Opera House in Wilmington, Delaware. It seems there was an...

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Lena Dunham’s New Yorker ‘Dog or Jewish Boyfriend?’ quiz isn’t anti-Semitic, it’s just not funny

Lena Dunham’s New Yorker ‘Dog or Jewish Boyfriend?’ quiz isn’t anti-Semitic, it’s just not funny

By | March 30, 2015 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments

In an effort to appeal to readers under the age of 106 and to make Passover cool, The New Yorker enlisted the help of Lena Dunham, the 28-year-old writer, actress, author, director, producer, Jewish human and hipster goddess who has found massive success since the debut of Girls...

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Daily Show names Trevor Noah as Jon Stewart’s successor

Daily Show names Trevor Noah as Jon Stewart’s successor

By | March 30, 2015 at 11:31 am | 2 comments

Comedy Central has chosen an heir— Trevor Noah will replace Jon Stewart as host of The Daily Show. Jon Stewart shocked fans in February when he unexpectedly announced that he will be leaving The Daily Show after 17 years. Just when speculation over David Letterman and Craig...

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Groupon’s Banana Bunker Facebook Post Leads To Sex Jokes; Read Groupon’s Amazing Responses To Remarks About Penis-Shaped Fruit Holder

Groupon’s Banana Bunker Facebook Post Leads To Sex Jokes; Read Groupon’s Amazing Responses To Remarks About Penis-Shaped Fruit Holder

By | March 29, 2015 at 6:06 pm | 2 comments

When Groupon posted a special sale on the Banana Bunker, a plastic container that protects the yellow fruit, many quickly noticed that the item looked strikingly similar to a certain sex organ.  And they responded with plenty of lewd jokes on the Groupon Facebook page. But...

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Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Plays Bambi On ‘SNL,’ Seeks Revenge On Hunters In Hilarious ‘Saturday Night Live’ Sketch Mocking New Live-Action Disney Movies (VIDEO)

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Plays Bambi On ‘SNL,’ Seeks Revenge On Hunters In Hilarious ‘Saturday Night Live’ Sketch Mocking New Live-Action Disney Movies (VIDEO)

By | March 29, 2015 at 2:31 pm | No comments

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson as Bambi? If that sounds like something out of a Saturday Night Live skit, that’s because it was. The Fast & Furious 7 star mocked Disney’s penchant for live-action remakes (see: Cinderella and Maleficent) in a hilarious fake trailer on...

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