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Simpsons Family Guy crossover episode draws fire from parents council for ‘rape’ mention

Simpsons Family Guy crossover episode draws fire from parents council for ‘rape’ mention

By | September 24, 2014 at 3:18 pm | 2 comments

On the heels of celebrating its 25th anniversary with a string of live shows at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, the start of The Simpsons’ 26th season happens in just four days! That means the long-awaited Simpsons and Family Guy crossover is also nearly upon us. But not...

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Jerrod Carmichael sponsors pee wee football team for Funny Or Die, launches live tour (Video)

Jerrod Carmichael sponsors pee wee football team for Funny Or Die, launches live tour (Video)

By | September 24, 2014 at 11:54 am | No comments

Fresh off his stint at Funny or Die´s Oddball comedy festival and winding down the promotional tour for his upcoming Spike Lee-helmed stand-up special, Jerrod Carmichael is on what you could call a bit of a hot streak. That type of success would get to anyone’s head, but...

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Charlie Sheen returning to Two and a Half Men?

Charlie Sheen returning to Two and a Half Men?

By | September 22, 2014 at 7:55 pm | No comments

Charlie Sheen has reached out to Two and a Half Men about bringing back iconic playboy Charlie Harper for the 12th and final season. Sheen, who currently stars on FX's Anger Management, told TV Guide magazine, "We're trying to figure out what makes the most sense." The actor was...

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South Park flags Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder in new season (Video)

South Park flags Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder in new season (Video)

By | September 22, 2014 at 4:08 pm | No comments

The boys from South Park, Colorado might get flagged for taunting after airing a teaser clip during Sunday's Washington Redskins game. South Park returns to Comedy Central with all-new episodes on Wednesday, Sept. 24. Our favorite animated scamps will kick-off their 18th season...

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Kenan Thompson is not leaving Saturday Night Live, despite report

Kenan Thompson is not leaving Saturday Night Live, despite report

By | September 22, 2014 at 3:20 pm | No comments

Kenan Thompson will not leave Saturday Night Live at the end of its 40th season, a spokesperson for the show said. An earlier TMZ report claimed that Thompson, who holds the most seniority on the current cast, plans to leave the show after the upcoming season and that he...

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Simpsons writer John Swartzwelder created an absurd Western comedy. Watch the recently surfaced pilot episode!

Simpsons writer John Swartzwelder created an absurd Western comedy. Watch the recently surfaced pilot episode!

By | September 21, 2014 at 10:24 pm | No comments

In light of the recent barrage of Simpsons output, it’s nice to know that some things about the long-running show are still a bit of a mystery. In this case, the enigma is John Swartzwelder, one of the show’s longtime writers and a veritable JD Salinger/Hunter S. Thompson of...

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Eric ‘The Actor’ Lynch Dead; What Happened To ‘Howard Stern Show’ Wack Pack Member Eric The Midget?

Eric ‘The Actor’ Lynch Dead; What Happened To ‘Howard Stern Show’ Wack Pack Member Eric The Midget?

By | September 21, 2014 at 6:20 pm | 15 comments

Eric the Actor, a beloved member of the Wack Pack on The Howard Stern Show, has apparently died. The news was confirmed by the Sirius XM Twitter account. Rest in peace, Eric the Actor. We love you. — SiriusXM (@SIRIUSXM) September 21, 2014 It is unclear exactly what...

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Watch Randy Liedtke’s bizarrely hilarious set on Late Night with Seth Meyers

Watch Randy Liedtke’s bizarrely hilarious set on Late Night with Seth Meyers

By | September 21, 2014 at 2:11 pm | No comments

Continuing on his wave of recent shine, stand-up comedian Randy Liedtke had a stellar and altogether nonsensical set on Late Night With Seth Meyers. Liedtke is a great stand-up in his own right, but is more well known as the guy who posed as a Pace Picante Salsa employee,...

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Robin Williams remembered: Billy Crystal, Jimmy Fallon share stories on The Tonight show (Video)

Robin Williams remembered: Billy Crystal, Jimmy Fallon share stories on The Tonight show (Video)

By | September 21, 2014 at 1:30 pm | No comments

More than a month after Robin Williams’ death, most people continue to remember the comedy legend fondly. And it's clear that Williams’ colleagues and contemporaries have nothing but respect for him, as evidenced by Billy Crystal’s appearance this past week on The Tonight...

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