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Comedy Central’s autism benefit airs Thursday, quirky items on auction now

By | October 19, 2010 at 6:26 pm | No comments

What's the secret to making Hot Pockets diarrhea proof? Well, what if those Hot Pockets were signed by Jim Gaffigan? Right, you'd still have the runs, but you'd have a swell conversation piece. Gaffigan's autographed Hot Pockets are just one of many quirky items being auctioned...

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Carol Leifer enlists Andy Kindler, Rachel Harris for scrpited comedy series

By | October 18, 2010 at 11:39 am | No comments

Notable for her behind-the-scenes work on Seinfeld, comedienne and comedy writer Carol Leifer is tackling a new project these days, with a half-hour spec script for Have a Great Day in the works. Instead of going down the traditional network pitch route, however, she’s...

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'Strange Days with Bob Saget' will premiere in December on A&E

By | October 14, 2010 at 2:11 pm | One comment

Back in May, we tipped you off about comedian Bob Saget's new show on A&E, Strange Days with Bob Saget. And now, we can tell you a premiere date has been set. That date is Dec. 1. Starting at 10 pm EST, the cable network will air back to back half-hour episodes. The...

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Conan O’Brien releases 3,476th promo for new TBS show; there’s explosions in this one

By | October 14, 2010 at 1:15 pm | No comments

Conan O'Brien released an explosive (and expensive) promo for his new show 'Conan' on TBS. In his latest video, O'Brien drives an explosives-filled, popcorn-packed 1969 Dodge Dart off a 900-foot cliff while an orchestra plays in the background. Directed by Bryan Buckley, helmer...

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Zach Galifianakis shows off hot bod in Vanity Fair swimsuit shoot

By | October 14, 2010 at 12:12 pm | No comments

Listed as 'Ageless' from North Carolina, Zach Galifianakis hooks up with Vanity Fair magazine to show off a ummm...'slimming' one-piece, as the well respected publication puts it. Promoting his upcoming flick, Due Date (Zach's second with Hangover director Todd Phillips),...

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Judah Friedlander reveals the 18 Triangles of Power on Jimmy Fallon show (VIDEO)

By | October 13, 2010 at 5:17 pm | One comment

You probably know comedian Judah Friendlander, one of the stars of NBC’s 30 Rock, as the World Champion. You may be less familiar with him as an author. But now he's both of those things. And last night he stopped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to learn the masses about his...

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Doug Benson Interruption premieres Nov. 5 on Comedy Central; check out photos from premiere taping

By | October 13, 2010 at 3:57 pm | No comments

Comedy nerds across the country are already a bit familiar with comedian Doug Benson's ongoing, years-long project dubbed The Benson Interruption. In short, it's a live show hosted by the comedian, wherein comedian friends perform stand-up but then Benson -- you guessed it --...

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Jane Lynch shines in a solid Saturday Night Live episode

By | October 11, 2010 at 12:37 pm | No comments

From her very first line of her very first time hosting Saturday Night Live, Jane Lynch let us know that this was going to be truly fun episode to watch. She walked onstage with an unabashed “Wooooooo!” that wasn’t audible over the band, but was clearly heartfelt. She...

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Chelsea Handler more powerful than Heidi Klum, Rachel Maddow, your mom

By | October 7, 2010 at 1:46 pm | One comment

Comedian Chelsea Handler is powerful. Like, it's official now. Forbes just named her as one of the '100 Most Powerful Women.' To be exact, she's the 33rd most powerful, which means she's not nearly as powerful as Michelle Obama or Oprah Winfrey, but she does power over folks...

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