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Sarah and Laura thrown down in a Holocaust memorial dual on Sarah Silverman Program finale

By | April 15, 2010 at 11:38 am | One comment

On tonight's season -- or is it series? -- finale of the Sarah Silverman Program on Comedy Central, sisters Laura and Sarah duke it out to see who throws the best Holocaust memorial. Yay! And Ed Asner guest stars as a Nazi. Double yay! Check out a clip below. And be sure to tune...

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Comedy Central picks up Onion Sports Network series

By | April 15, 2010 at 10:23 am | No comments

Comedy Central announced that it has officially picked up The Onion Sports Network for a 10 episode season. The announcement to pick up the pilot adapted from The Onion’s popular, sports world-lampooning webseries, was made by Kent Alterman, Comedy Central’s head of original...

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Posehn, Silverman hint at end of Sarah Silverman Program

By | April 14, 2010 at 6:02 pm | One comment

Tomorrow marks the season finale of the Sarah Silverman Program on Comedy Central. As with any show -- especially on cable -- there's always a chance the show won't come back for another season. However, the popularity of Sarah and co. and this show would make it seem like an...

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Saturday Night Live’s Seth Meyers to host ESPYs

By | April 14, 2010 at 4:57 pm | No comments

Saturday Night Live head writer and "Weekend Update" newsman Seth Meyers will host the 18th annual ESPY Awards, airing July 14th on ESPN. This is set to be the first time since the 2003 ESPYs that the ceremony will be broadcast live, making Meyers an even more ideal host given...

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Behind the scenes of the Conan O’Brien deal with TBS, George Lopez played huge role

By | April 12, 2010 at 5:11 pm | No comments

With the recent news on Conan O’Brien’s return to late night television in the fall, one of the most noticeable aspects is that George Lopez will be getting his show bumped to midnight. This certainly is reminiscent of the way things went down at NBC, when O’Brien was...

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Tina Fey was a welcome change to SNL, but episode still suffered

By | April 12, 2010 at 12:49 pm | One comment

When Tina Fey was announced as the upcoming host of SNL, my gut reaction was simply “YES!” After all, when a talented member of the cast – and in this case an amazing writer, too – returns, it’s an event. So, hope immediately went sky high for really crisp writing and...

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Tosh.0 to return to Comedy Central for third season

By | April 9, 2010 at 12:21 pm | No comments

Comedian Daniel Tosh has become quite the hit with the folks at Comedy Central. Tosh.0, his Talk Soup-esque series with a web-centric twist has just been renewed for a third season with new executive producer Charlie Siskel. The show has consistently gotten good numbers, and has...

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David Cross is 'Bigger and Blackerer' on Saturday; watch six clips here

By | April 9, 2010 at 11:52 am | No comments

Are you ready, misanthropic, godless, bitterly intelligent comedy fans? Tomorrow at 10 pm EST on Epix, your hero Mr. David Cross will premiere his news stand-up special Bigger and Blackerer. The special is Cross's first set of stand-up comedy put on record and released since his...

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Trailer fun: Zach Galifianakis, Jeff Dunham, Kristen Schaal in Dinner for Schmucks

By | April 8, 2010 at 1:02 pm | No comments

Is there anything better than a comedy with an all-star cast? Yeah. But here’s one that looks cool. With Steve Carell, Paul Rudd, Zach Galifianakis, Kristen Schaal and an unlikely cast Jeff Dunham, the upcoming Dinner For Schmucks has one of the most well-rounded comedy...

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