TV/Movies

Tommy Chong defends marijuana use on Mike Huckabee show

By | August 5, 2010 at 12:23 pm | No comments

Tommy Chong of Cheech and Chong recently appeared on Mike Huckabee’s talk show to defend marijuana in a segment neutrally named, “Is Pot Ruining Our Kids?” In the classic case of pothead vs. stodgy old man wearing funny glasses (David Evans of the Drug Free Schools...

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Last Comic Standing, Week 8: Last Chance to Vote, America

By | August 2, 2010 at 9:01 pm | No comments

9:00 p.m. Oh gosh, the Battle for the Title is upon us! We're down to 6 contestants. Final Six might not have the alliterative ring of Final Five, but my sixth sense wouldn't have it any other way. 9:01 p.m. Craig Robinson earned a Ph.D. since last week and is OK with dropping...

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Take a dip in Comedy Central's 'Big Lake' (get it?)

By | August 2, 2010 at 11:05 am | No comments

If you recall awhile back we told you about Comedy Central’s upcoming sitcom Big Lake - starring Chris Gethard, Horatio Sanz, and Chris Parnell - about a big city banker that loses all his money and has to move back in with his parents. Well, if you’ve been excited for...

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Comedy Central's Daniel Tosh breaks his own ratings record

By | July 30, 2010 at 2:50 pm | 3 comments

Comedy Central’s Tosh.0 keeps climbing up the ratings latter. On Wednesday the show reached a new high, bringing in 2.7 million viewers. This broke the old record Tosh set on July 7, the show raked in 2.4 million, displacing Chappelle’s Show as the most watched show on that...

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Bill Burr was on Letterman last night; let's watch!

By | July 30, 2010 at 12:35 pm | 2 comments

Bill Burr, for the last few years, has seemingly become many comedy fans' favorite comic. And talk to a well-respected comedian about who they think is doing well and they'll no doubt say Bill Burr. So it's no surprise that Burr impressed on Late Show with David Letterman last...

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Drew Carey is the biggest loser in comedy

By | July 30, 2010 at 12:25 pm | No comments

[caption id="attachment_13570" align="alignright" width="225" caption="The new Drew Carey!"][/caption] The comedian and host of The Price Is Right has recently lost 80 pounds, according to People in the past few months. But how did he do it? He now watches what he eats, and...

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Ellen DeGeneres quits American Idol; "It didn't feel right for me."

By | July 29, 2010 at 8:55 pm | No comments

Fox just announced that comedian, talk show host and now record label owner will not return as a judge for American Idol. “A couple months ago, I let Fox and the American Idol producers know that this didn’t feel like the right fit for me,” DeGeneres said. “I told them...

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Russell Brand to star in action comedy flick

By | July 29, 2010 at 3:24 pm | No comments

After his roles in Forgetting Sarah Marshall and Get Him To The Greek, would you trust Russell Brand with a sword? Didn’t think so. But our opinions don’t matter when it comes to casting movies. And it just so happens that 20th Century Fox thinks otherwise, as Brand has...

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Cheech and Chong to appear on The Simpsons

By | July 29, 2010 at 1:58 pm | No comments

Comedy icons Cheech and Chong will appear on a spring 2011 episode of The Simpsons. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the episode revolves around the split-up of the duo, after which Cheech and Chong each find a better half. Cheech and Homer pair up as a new comedy team,...

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