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Wet Hot American Summer: Laughspin and Showalter, Wain, Black reflect on the cult comedy

Wet Hot American Summer: Laughspin and Showalter, Wain, Black reflect on the cult comedy

By | September 19, 2011 at 11:58 am | One comment

The state bird of New Jersey is the mosquito. The statement, offered in jest by a movie character from behind the digitalized safety net of the TV screen, had at least one audience member thoroughly riled. It was all the encouragement my friend Richie, a Jersey boy born and...

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Video: Behind the scenes in Wyoming as “Modern Family” shoots its season three premiere

Video: Behind the scenes in Wyoming as “Modern Family” shoots its season three premiere

By | September 19, 2011 at 11:01 am | No comments

As if this Wednesday's one-hour season three premiere of ABC's Modern Family wasn't already highly anticipated, the show went out and snagged itself five Emmys last night, including the award for best comedy series, beating out The Office, Glee, Big Bang Theory, 30 Rock and...

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Watch the first look of Charlie Sheen on the Wendy Williams Show

Watch the first look of Charlie Sheen on the Wendy Williams Show

By | September 16, 2011 at 10:36 pm | No comments

Comedy Central's Roast of Charlie Sheen is set to air on Monday, Sept. 19 at 10 pm ET, but we've already shown you guys some great previews from what will go down as one of the major comedy events of 2011. And now, we can show you some clips from Sheen's one and only televised...

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Bo Burnham’s MTV show about reality television becomes a reality

Bo Burnham’s MTV show about reality television becomes a reality

By | September 16, 2011 at 4:35 pm | 7 comments

Back in May, we reported that comedian Bo Burnham had inked a pilot deal with MTV. And today, we hear that the process must have went well, because the network has officially said yes to Zach Stone is Gonna Be Famous, a show centered around a teen who just finished high school...

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Nine videos to help prepare you for Monday’s Charlie Sheen roast on Comedy Central

Nine videos to help prepare you for Monday’s Charlie Sheen roast on Comedy Central

By | September 16, 2011 at 1:40 pm | No comments

As if you already didn't know, Comedy Central's Roast of Charlie Sheen will premiere this Monday at 10 pm ET. You may know that it's happening but are you prepared? You are? Right. Ok, well we're going to prep you even more. Below you will find nine videos that will make watch...

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Laughspin re-imagines classic Disney movies as porn flicks (you’re welcome)

Laughspin re-imagines classic Disney movies as porn flicks (you’re welcome)

By | September 16, 2011 at 11:05 am | 5 comments

Editor's note: Listen, we're not usually the one's trying to make you laugh. And, honestly, we're not going to make a habit out of it because, frankly, we respect comedians too much to try to tread on their ground. But this just had to be done. So, hopefully you get a few laughs...

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Watch Jim Norton spit gum into Heidi Klum’s hand

Watch Jim Norton spit gum into Heidi Klum’s hand

By | September 15, 2011 at 6:15 pm | No comments

I've loved and respected the work of comedian Jim Norton for years. I never had much of an opinion on supermodel Heidi Klum, however. That has all changed. Now, I love her. Last night on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno, whilst interviewing the Project Runway host, little Jimmy's...

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Kristen Bell, Fred Armisen will voice animated comedy series for FX

Kristen Bell, Fred Armisen will voice animated comedy series for FX

By | September 15, 2011 at 5:21 pm | No comments

The brilliant minds behind It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia (which debuts its new season tonight on FX) have a chance of creating another hit show for the network. Rob Rosell, Scott Marder and David Hornsby are working on a new animated series, tentatively titled called...

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Will Ferrell to receive Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

Will Ferrell to receive Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

By | September 15, 2011 at 11:06 am | 3 comments

Will Ferrell has been chosen to receive an award for his achievements in comedy, and it’s kind of a big deal. The prolific comedic actor, writer, and producer will receive the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, joining the likes of Richard Pryor, George Carlin, Steve Martin,...

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