Daily Show’s Samantha Bee, Jason Jones land pilot deal with TBS

Daily Show’s Samantha Bee, Jason Jones land pilot deal with TBS

By | October 28, 2014 at 3:18 pm | No comments

Longtime Daily Show with Jon Stewart favorites Samantha Bee and Jason Jones have landed a deal with TBS to write and star in an upcoming pilot based on their real-life married couple and parents-to-three-children status. "The comedy series will follow a family as they take a...

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Jon Stewart blasts Chris Christie for Ebola quarantine, Kaci Hickox treatment (Video)

Jon Stewart blasts Chris Christie for Ebola quarantine, Kaci Hickox treatment (Video)

By | October 28, 2014 at 12:53 pm | One comment

Jon Stewart had some strong feelings about New Jersey Governer Chris Christie’s mandatory 21-day home quarantine for anybody arriving in New Jersey from West Africa, even if they don’t have Ebola symptoms. At the heart of the matter today is a nurse Kaci Hickox who returned...

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Lucas Brothers talk Friends of the People, marijuana, importance of Urkel (Laughspin interview)

Lucas Brothers talk Friends of the People, marijuana, importance of Urkel (Laughspin interview)

By | October 28, 2014 at 11:15 am | No comments

If the Lucas Brothers look familiar, it’s probably because you saw their hilarious cameo in 22 Jump Street, or their animated series, Lucas Bros Moving Co. Season 2 starts in 2015 (!!). But the brothers have a lot more in store for the comedy world. Starting tonight, you can...

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Comedy Central to release Cristela Alonzo, Nick Vatterott debut albums

Comedy Central to release Cristela Alonzo, Nick Vatterott debut albums

By | October 27, 2014 at 6:38 pm | 2 comments

Comedy Central Records is releasing comedy albums from two stellar stand-up comedians. Cristela Alonzo, creator and star of the new ABC series Cristela, will see her debut comedy record Some of the Hits become available on iTunes and Amazon on Tuesday, Nov. 4. Alonzo has...

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Actress Barbara Bowman: Bill Cosby raped me

Actress Barbara Bowman: Bill Cosby raped me

By | October 27, 2014 at 5:36 pm | 37 comments

On the heels of Hannibal Buress calling Bill Cosby a serial rapist at a recent Philadelphia stand-up comedy show, an alleged victim at the hands of Cosby, actress Barbara Bowman has come forward, alleging in great detail that Cosby carried on a years-long emotionally,...

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Watch Chelsea Peretti’s Netflix trailer for One of the Greats

Watch Chelsea Peretti’s Netflix trailer for One of the Greats

By | October 27, 2014 at 3:14 pm | 2 comments

Chelsea Peretti gets the star treatment in the trailer for her upcoming Netflix stand-up special Chelsea Peretti: One of the Greats. Peretti's special goes live exclusively on Netflix on Friday, Nov. 14. Peretti goes after unfriendly "friendly dogs," eating bananas and fedoras...

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Russell Brand done with acting, says fame is worthless, meaningless

Russell Brand done with acting, says fame is worthless, meaningless

By | October 27, 2014 at 1:48 pm | No comments

During a recent interview with The Financial Times to promote his newest book Revolution, comedian Russell Brand explained he finds no joy in money. “I’ve come from a very ordinary background and I’ve become a drug addict, I’ve lived for years on benefits and now I live...

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John Oliver launches #ShowUsYourPeanuts campaign in light of Halloween, sugar industry (Video)

John Oliver launches #ShowUsYourPeanuts campaign in light of Halloween, sugar industry (Video)

By | October 27, 2014 at 11:36 am | No comments

After expressing his complete bewilderment over Playboy’s recent suggestion of a sexy John Oliver Halloween costume, John Oliver launched into a 10-minute rant about Halloween and the fact that American’s spend $2.2 billion on candy – and more specifically, sugar – every...

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Jen Kirkman, Michael Ian Black’s ‘Really Good Advice’ is a thing that’s happening!

Jen Kirkman, Michael Ian Black’s ‘Really Good Advice’ is a thing that’s happening!

By | October 27, 2014 at 10:47 am | No comments

On a recent episode of her podcast I Seem Fun, Jen Kirkman teased a special live show she’d be doing with Michael Ian Black—and now the details are starting to surface. And suffice it to say, we’re damn excited. Billed as Really Good Advice with Jen Kirkman and Michael Ian...

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