W. Kamau Bell, Jello Biafra inject thought into Fun Fun Fun Fest, Fred Armisen brings Ian Rubbish

W. Kamau Bell, Jello Biafra inject thought into Fun Fun Fun Fest, Fred Armisen brings Ian Rubbish

By | November 10, 2014 at 11:43 am | No comments

AUSTIN -- If Friday’s comedians at Fun Fun Fun Fest contended with the low lows of celebrity and popular culture, Saturday’s theme might as well have been “Damn the man, save the Empire.” Politics, politics, and more politics. W. Kamau Bell’s set, for example,...

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John Waters inspires at Fun Fun Fun Fest, Neil Hamburger, Rachel Bloom fit right in

John Waters inspires at Fun Fun Fun Fest, Neil Hamburger, Rachel Bloom fit right in

By | November 9, 2014 at 11:32 am | No comments

AUSTIN -- Once upon a time, before Formula One racing came to roost, before South by Southwest lay at the feet of Microsoft and Doritos, before everyone and their mother moved to the city to catch a whisper of hipness before it vanished into commodity, Austin quietly celebrated...

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John Oliver Calls Cookie Monster ‘Biscuit Monster’ In ‘Furchester Hotel’ Video; Watch Cookie Monster Freak Out When He Thinks There’s No Cookies In England

John Oliver Calls Cookie Monster ‘Biscuit Monster’ In ‘Furchester Hotel’ Video; Watch Cookie Monster Freak Out When He Thinks There’s No Cookies In England

By | November 9, 2014 at 10:16 am | No comments

John Oliver has now taken his brand of humor to Furchester Hotel, a British offshoot of Sesame Street featuring Elmo and Cookie Monster. The Last Week Tonight host appears in a new video where he tells Cookie Monster that cookies are known as biscuits across the pond. And Cookie...

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Laughspin chat with truTV’s Friends of the People producers, cast members Kevin Barnett, Josh Rabinowitz

Laughspin chat with truTV’s Friends of the People producers, cast members Kevin Barnett, Josh Rabinowitz

By | November 7, 2014 at 2:23 pm | No comments

If you haven't been watching truTV's newest and first sketch comedy series Friends of the People, you are truly missing out. Fear, not, though. You can right your past wrongs by tuning into the stellar new series every Tuesday at 10 pm ET on truTV or by checking out the show's...

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Watch: Lena Dunham, Adam Driver, Allison Williams in ‘Girls’ season four trailer + new photos!

Watch: Lena Dunham, Adam Driver, Allison Williams in ‘Girls’ season four trailer + new photos!

By | November 7, 2014 at 1:25 pm | No comments

While Lena Dunham has been making headlines for reasons not under her control, let’s all remember that her show Girls is coming back to HBO for its fourth season on Jan. 11 at 9 pm ET! And today, HBO released a brand, spanking-new trailer for you all to hungrily consume. So...

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Ricky Gervais, Eric Bana join for Special Correspondents

Ricky Gervais, Eric Bana join for Special Correspondents

By | November 6, 2014 at 10:44 pm | No comments

Ricky Gervais must think Eric Bana is pretty funny. The two actors will star in Special Correspondents -- a remake of a French film --which Gervais will direct next spring. Bana plays a struggling New York radio journalist whose career is on the rocks. In a move of desperation,...

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Girls fourth season gets premiere date, leads in for Mark Duplass’ Togetherness

Girls fourth season gets premiere date, leads in for Mark Duplass’ Togetherness

By | November 6, 2014 at 10:33 pm | No comments

Lena Dunham and Girls will return to HBO for its fourth season on Sunday, Jan. 11 at 9 pm ET. So set your DVRs to see what Dunham, Allison Williams and the rest of the cast were hinting at in the new Girls promo video released earlier this week. Lena Dunham's comedy about...

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Eric Andre posts full frontal nude photo on Instagram, promotes premiere of Eric Andre Show on Adult Swim (NSFW)

Eric Andre posts full frontal nude photo on Instagram, promotes premiere of Eric Andre Show on Adult Swim (NSFW)

By | November 6, 2014 at 7:50 pm | 2 comments

Perhaps following in the footsteps of Chelsea Handler, who recently posted a topless photo of herself in protest of Instagram's no nudity policy, comedian Eric Andre just posted a full frontal photo with the following message: "The curtains no longer match the carpet!!!! Enjoy...

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Representative Barbara Lee gives epic answer about being “urban” on The Colbert Report (Video)

Representative Barbara Lee gives epic answer about being “urban” on The Colbert Report (Video)

By | November 6, 2014 at 2:32 pm | No comments

Stephen Colbert met his match last night in another edition of his popular recurring segment "Better Know a District" on The Colbert Report. Colbert sat down with Representative Barbara Lee of California's 13th congressional district, which includes the city of Oakland. Lee...

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