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Seth MacFarlane working on live-action show for Fox and ‘Ted’ sequel

Seth MacFarlane working on live-action show for Fox and ‘Ted’ sequel

By | September 25, 2012 at 3:51 pm | No comments

This summer gave us quite a few surprises at the box office, but none more so than the $408 million live-action Seth MacFarlane comedy Ted. On the heels of flick’s success, co-writers Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild once again will team up with the Family Guy creator for a new...

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Check out The Simpsons poster for Treehouse Of Horror XXIII

Check out The Simpsons poster for Treehouse Of Horror XXIII

By | September 20, 2012 at 6:05 pm | No comments

I hate Summer. I'm glad it's done. Also, I hate the Winter. I kind of like the Spring, but what I really love is Fall. Yes, the three days of mild, pleasantly breezy, leaves-in-the-wind days we get here in the Northeast are truly my favorite. And with Fall, comes not just...

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Win the ‘Family Guy’ Volume Ten three-disc set from Laughspin!

Win the ‘Family Guy’ Volume Ten three-disc set from Laughspin!

By | September 19, 2012 at 10:09 pm | No comments

We have quite the treat for you, dear Laughspinners. On Sept. 25, Family Guy: Volume 10 will be available in stores and online for the fair price of $40 ($30 if you Amazon that shit). But we have three, thick, glistening copies to toss your way-- for ZERO DOLLARS. In addition to...

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The Sklar Brothers and the corporate gig from hell (Animated video)

The Sklar Brothers and the corporate gig from hell (Animated video)

By | August 29, 2012 at 5:01 pm | One comment

The corporate gig is simultaneously a blessing and a curse to every comedian. It's a curse because, unless the flavor of a comic's act is the vanilla-est of vanillas, he or she will likely have to modify what they normally do onstage at comedy clubs. So, it makes more work for...

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Jen Kirkman remembers narrowly escaping from drunken pro-American comedy fans (Animated video)

Jen Kirkman remembers narrowly escaping from drunken pro-American comedy fans (Animated video)

By | August 22, 2012 at 5:00 pm | One comment

In the seventh episode of the A.V. Club's weekly series, Stand Down, we find comedian Jen Kirkman onstage on Long Island-- dealing with an impromptu birthday celebration involving a tit cake, dodging beer bottles and well, trying to make the best out of performing on Long...

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New Daniel Tosh show ‘Brickleberry’ provides ammunition for fake outrage enthusiasts (Review)

New Daniel Tosh show ‘Brickleberry’ provides ammunition for fake outrage enthusiasts (Review)

By | August 21, 2012 at 2:42 pm | 2 comments

Let me give all the fake outrage enthusiasts a head start on their Change.org petitions, their Facebook protest groups and their calls to television execs concerning Comedy Central’s new animated series Brickleberry. Here are the things about which you’ll be outraged: the...

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In which Kyle Kinane remembers when he opened for a racist ventriloquist (Animated video)

In which Kyle Kinane remembers when he opened for a racist ventriloquist (Animated video)

By | August 15, 2012 at 11:35 am | No comments

It's Hump Day, and that means it's time for another episode of Stand Down, the A.V. Club's weekly animation series, wherein comedians tell a story about how horrendous their career's used to be. Today's subject is Kyle Kinane, who tells about the time he was opening for a racist...

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Tig Notaro remembers getting fired from a comedy show, almost dying (Animation)

Tig Notaro remembers getting fired from a comedy show, almost dying (Animation)

By | August 8, 2012 at 2:21 pm | 2 comments

Each week, we’ve been featuring a new episode of Stand Down, the A.V. Club’s new animated series, wherein a comedian tells a story about a terrible time in their career. This week, Tig Notaro tells a chilling story of onstage bombing and near death. It’s not for the faint...

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New season of Archer will include a Bob’s Burgers crossover!

New season of Archer will include a Bob’s Burgers crossover!

By | August 6, 2012 at 5:40 pm | 2 comments

You know H. Jon Benjamin (aka Jon Benjamin); he voices the main characters on two of television's funniest animated shows– Fox's Bob's Burgers and FX's Archer. And now, Benjamin promises that the two characters, who couldn't have less in common -- Archer being a not-so-smooth...

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