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PBS special will feature Jerry Seinfeld, Carol Burnett, George Lopez, Lisa Lampanelli and more

PBS special will feature Jerry Seinfeld, Carol Burnett, George Lopez, Lisa Lampanelli and more

By | July 21, 2011 at 11:38 am | No comments

Mary Tyler Moore is set to host a PBS tribute to The Ed Sullivan Show entitled Ed Sullivan’s Comedy Legends. The retrospective airs on Aug. 6 and will feature Ed Sullivan veterans such as Carol Burnett, Rich Little, Jackie Mason, Anne Meara, Carl Reiner, Joan Rivers and Jerry...

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Watch Daniel Tosh become the marathon man

Watch Daniel Tosh become the marathon man

By | July 20, 2011 at 6:18 pm | No comments

Imagine you sit down on your couch late Saturday morning, turn on your television, and discover -- much to your surprise –- there’s a day-long marathon of your favorite show. Are any other moments so wonderful? The $150,000 Tosh.0 Marathon, though, is a marathon of a...

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“Archer” gets a premiere date and a unique airing schedule

“Archer” gets a premiere date and a unique airing schedule

By | July 20, 2011 at 4:57 pm | No comments

My favorite animated show about a fake, bumbling CIA-like agency finally has a premiere date for its new season. FX announced today that Archer, which features the voices of comedian Aisha Tyler, H. Jon Benjamin (who's currently starring in Comedy Central's Jon Benjamin Has a...

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Photo: First table read of The Office, season eight

Photo: First table read of The Office, season eight

By | July 20, 2011 at 1:29 pm | 2 comments

Just minutes ago stand-up comedian and The Office star Craig Robinson tweeted out this message: "1st table read Season 8!!!!" and uploaded the below photo. How many folks can you name? Ok, so let's review what we know about season 8 so far. James Spader is in; Jenna...

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Larry David tells Rolling Stone he plans on returning to stand-up comedy

Larry David tells Rolling Stone he plans on returning to stand-up comedy

By | July 20, 2011 at 11:44 am | No comments

When Larry David appeared on The Joy Behar Show on July 11, he more than hinted that he'd be up for returning to his roots-- stand-up comedy. You can see the video here. But in a new cover story for Rolling Stone, out July 22, it looks like he gets a little deeper into the...

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Watch Marc Maron tell Conan about lobby waffles, compulsive licorice consumption and more

Watch Marc Maron tell Conan about lobby waffles, compulsive licorice consumption and more

By | July 20, 2011 at 10:24 am | No comments

Marc Maron popped up on Conan last night. And, it was a treat, as it always is. These two have known each other for 18 years and though they're not exactly besties, the onscreen chemistry they have is some of the best on late night television. In their seven-minute chat last...

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“Friends with Benefits” red band trailer released; there will be cunnilingus

“Friends with Benefits” red band trailer released; there will be cunnilingus

By | July 20, 2011 at 7:22 am | No comments

Ahh, there's nothing like waking up to a quality red band trailer for an upcoming comedy flick. It's sort of like Christmas morning- but instead of running down the stairs to see what Santa left you under your tree, you groggily sit behind your laptop. And instead of wondering...

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Watch Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake rap through the ages

Watch Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake rap through the ages

By | July 20, 2011 at 6:47 am | No comments

You may remember that last September, singer, actor and guy with a good sense of humor Justin Timberlake visited Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to promote The Social Network. And that was all well and good. Even better was when the pair performed a rap medley dedicated to the...

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South Park has been renewed through 2013; documentary will air this Fall

South Park has been renewed through 2013; documentary will air this Fall

By | July 19, 2011 at 11:39 pm | No comments

Although an official release has not been sent, Comedy Central confirmed to Laughspin.com that its iconic animated series South Park will run through 2013. We can also tell you that the second half of the current season -- that's number 15 if you're keeping track -- will resume...

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