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Comedian Andy Daly inks pilot deal with Comedy Central

Comedian Andy Daly inks pilot deal with Comedy Central

By | October 17, 2011 at 2:08 pm | One comment

Comedy Central has ordered a half-hour pilot to star Andy Daly called Review with Forrest MacNeil, an adaptation of the Australian series Review with Myles Barlow, in which the titular character uses a one-to-five-star review format to critique “difficult life experiences”...

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Losing it with Laughter: Our eight favorite moments when comedians broke character

Losing it with Laughter: Our eight favorite moments when comedians broke character

By | October 17, 2011 at 12:40 pm | 17 comments

With shows like Louie, Arrested Development, and The Office having emerged within the last 10 years, it’s safe to say that scripted television comedy is at an apex – at least for the time being. But even considering all the brilliant writing that’s happened on these shows...

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Limp Bizkit frontman Fred Durst enters comedy world with CBS deal

Limp Bizkit frontman Fred Durst enters comedy world with CBS deal

By | October 17, 2011 at 11:39 am | One comment

Hey, children of the 90s: remember watching TRL with Carson Daly and seeing the music video for Limp Bizkit’s “Nookie”? Those were the days. That’s when MTV still had a little bit of rebellion in it. Sigh. Fred Durst, the Limp Bizkit frontman, is getting involved in...

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Video: South Park Elementary students become victims of a hacking scandal

Video: South Park Elementary students become victims of a hacking scandal

By | October 17, 2011 at 10:31 am | No comments

On Wednesday's new episode of South Park, it looks the writers are taking on all the real-life phone hacking scandals afoot. Turns out a clever character has been listening in on all the kids' juicy phone calls and printing student secrets on a new gossip site called...

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Steve Carell will speak at Princeton’s graduation ceremonies

Steve Carell will speak at Princeton’s graduation ceremonies

By | October 17, 2011 at 10:01 am | No comments

Oh, those crazy (and lucky) Ivy Leaguers. Comedy giant Steve Carell has been selected as Princeton’s keynote speaker for their graduation proceedings this Spring. Specifically, the former Office and Daily Show star and current movie star will be addressing the senior class...

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SNL fails, even with well-loved Anna Faris as host

SNL fails, even with well-loved Anna Faris as host

By | October 16, 2011 at 6:54 pm | 8 comments

If you combined all the great sketches from the first four episodes of Saturday Night Live this season you would have yourself one damn funny episode of Saturday Night Live. Unfortunately, the gems have been spread over four weeks. And that, my friends, makes for a...

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Video: Artie Lange tells Letterman he would tweet for Kim Kardashian

Video: Artie Lange tells Letterman he would tweet for Kim Kardashian

By | October 14, 2011 at 5:51 pm | No comments

If you come to this site fairly often, you'll know that comedian Artie Lange and his friend, comedian Nick DiPaolo have recently launched their own sports talk radio show. Tonight, he appears on Late Show with David Letterman to chat about that and more. We're happy to show you...

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Parks and Recreation tackles Feminism and the Great Outdoors

Parks and Recreation tackles Feminism and the Great Outdoors

By | October 14, 2011 at 2:02 pm | No comments

Gather ‘round wee Swanson wannabes of Pawnee: Big Ron and Brother Nature want to take you on a thrilling journey into the Great Outdoors to learn how not to be killed or die. You’ll get lukewarm beans. Just remember: Be a Man. Ron Swanson, naturally, is the troop leader...

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Finally, in its fourth episode, “Community” comes out a winner!

Finally, in its fourth episode, “Community” comes out a winner!

By | October 14, 2011 at 11:59 am | 3 comments

Community, I can’t stay mad at you. It’s no secret that last week’s mean-spirited dud got my goat and that the season as a whole has got my whatever the word is for a group of goats. So when I saw the teaser to this week’s episode, my hopes shot up: “Troy and...

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