TV/Movies

“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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Maya Rudolph gives birth and gives the kid a normal name

Maya Rudolph gives birth and gives the kid a normal name

By | July 19, 2011 at 10:33 pm | 2 comments

A heartfelt congratulations goes out to super cool comedy chick Maya Rudolph, who totally cranked out her third child on July 3. I know what you're thinking. If it happened 15 days ago, why are we reporting it now. Well, because we didn't have a direct line into Maya's womb--...

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Premature cancellation: 10 comedy shows that left the world too soon

Premature cancellation: 10 comedy shows that left the world too soon

By | July 19, 2011 at 5:43 pm | 11 comments

It seems every season there's a sad departure of a comedy series that had potential. Usually it’s a slight bummer but then you find a replacement during that time slot each week and you stop mourning the loss. But a few shows have graced us in the last 15 years who were gone...

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“Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time” is returning to Comedy Central

“Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time” is returning to Comedy Central

By | July 19, 2011 at 4:01 pm | One comment

If you like Nick Swardson, you're totally going to like the following words: Production has begun anew on the second season of Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time. The show will premiere on Comedy Central on Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 10:30 pm EST, so you’ll have to wait just a little...

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Watch Steve Carell, Emma Stone, Julianne Moore in new “Crazy Stupid Love” trailer

Watch Steve Carell, Emma Stone, Julianne Moore in new “Crazy Stupid Love” trailer

By | July 19, 2011 at 10:13 am | No comments

Most times its a movie's script or cast that makes all the difference in its box office success. In the case of Crazy Stupid Love (in theaters July 29), I'd imagine its the cast doing most of the work. The script -- centered around a 40-something married couple headed for...

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Kevin Pollak signs on for assisted suicide comedy flick

Kevin Pollak signs on for assisted suicide comedy flick

By | July 19, 2011 at 8:35 am | No comments

It's rare that I'm intrigued by a movie just from reading a short description of its plot. But, I have to say, I'm excited to see comedian Kevin Pollak's new dark comedy Chez Upshaw come to fruition. According to Variety, Pollak and actress Illeana Douglas have signed on for...

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Stephen Colbert announces Super PAC television commercial; will be “chock-full of messages”

Stephen Colbert announces Super PAC television commercial; will be “chock-full of messages”

By | July 18, 2011 at 3:25 pm | No comments

If you’re not a member of Stephen Colbert’s Super PAC, you best fix that now. The organization recently fired off the first newsletter to all members who are “the heroes with the balls” to join up and fight the good fight. What’s the PAC up to? According to the...

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