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Bill Hader returns to Saturday Night Live tomorrow: Watch Hader with Kenan Thompson, Cecily Strong, Hozier

Bill Hader returns to Saturday Night Live tomorrow: Watch Hader with Kenan Thompson, Cecily Strong, Hozier

By | October 10, 2014 at 1:01 pm | No comments

When Sarah Silverman and Chris Pratt were announced to host, it seemed Saturday Night Live had pulled out all the stops for their historic 40th season. Then it was announced that former cast member (and one of my personal favorites) Bill Hader would host in October and their was...

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Ghostbusters reboot will feature female ghostbusters, Katie Dippold will write with Paul Feig

Ghostbusters reboot will feature female ghostbusters, Katie Dippold will write with Paul Feig

By | October 8, 2014 at 6:13 pm | No comments

Speculation on whether the Ghostbusters reboot from Bridesmaids director Paul Feig would star female Ghostbusters can now come to an end. Feig confirmed on Twitter earlier today that yes, the new Ghostbusters will be cast as female and that former Parks and Recreation scribe...

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Louis C.K. says he’s not high: Check out comedian’s planetary Twitter messages

Louis C.K. says he’s not high: Check out comedian’s planetary Twitter messages

By | October 8, 2014 at 2:10 pm | No comments

It’s been five days since Louis C.K. has taken to Twitter to message his more than 3.8 million Twitter followers. And before that, it seemed he felt guilty for not tweeting, having simply said, “I seriously just can’t think of anything to tweet” on Oct. 2 and then...

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Comedian Mike Brody gives comedy advice to younger self, every comedian (Laughspin essay)

Comedian Mike Brody gives comedy advice to younger self, every comedian (Laughspin essay)

By | October 8, 2014 at 12:42 pm | 2 comments

Dear Young Mike Brody, First off, screw the prop comic who yelled at you for swearing when you opened for him in 2001. You didn't know it was a clean show and you didn't know how anything worked then. He was a douche then and he's a douche today. His closing joke is juggling...

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Jimmy Dore book Your Country Is Just Not That Into You blasts liberals, conservatives and pundits

Jimmy Dore book Your Country Is Just Not That Into You blasts liberals, conservatives and pundits

By | October 8, 2014 at 12:05 pm | No comments

Political comedian Jimmy Dore lets you know what's wrong with your relationship with America in his new book Your Country Is Just Not That Into You: How the Media, Wall Street, and Both Political Parties Keep on Screwing You --- Even After You've Moved On (Running Press). No one...

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‘Better Call Saul’ music video with Bob Odenkirk is insanely bizarre

‘Better Call Saul’ music video with Bob Odenkirk is insanely bizarre

By | October 6, 2014 at 2:59 pm | No comments

Whatcha gonna do when you're sad Breaking Bad's gone? Ya better call Saul! AMC's spin-off series Better Call Saul continues to tease fans of Bob Odenkirk's shady New Mexico lawyer character with a music video (?) of sorts. Country music icon Junior Brown throws down some tunes...

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Tracy Morgan may never perform again, says lawyer

Tracy Morgan may never perform again, says lawyer

By | October 1, 2014 at 5:48 pm | No comments

When Tracy Morgan barely survived a crash involving a Walmart truck that killed one of his closest friends in June, observers knew the veteran comedian would have a long recovery ahead of him. But now, we’re hearing things could be even worse than originally thought. Morgan,...

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IFC developing Denis Leary hockey comedy Uncle Chubby’s

IFC developing Denis Leary hockey comedy Uncle Chubby’s

By | October 1, 2014 at 3:38 pm | No comments

Denis Leary's Apostle empire has sold the idea of yet another comedy show, this time to IFC. Uncle Chubby's is a comedy about a group of friends in their late 20s who play hockey together. They decide to take their casual play to the next level and compete for the league title...

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Tracy Morgan responds to Walmart: I can’t believe Walmart is blaming me for an accident they caused

Tracy Morgan responds to Walmart: I can’t believe Walmart is blaming me for an accident they caused

By | September 30, 2014 at 4:06 pm | One comment

Tracy Morgan has responded to yesterday's charges from Walmart, who claim the comedian should've been wearing a seatbelt and that perhaps he wouldn't have suffered such serious injuries had be been practicing proper passenger safety on June 7 when Walmart truck driver Kevin...

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