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Triumph the Insult Comic Dog will insult you on video– and for a worthy cause (Contest)

Triumph the Insult Comic Dog will insult you on video– and for a worthy cause (Contest)

By | July 25, 2014 at 1:39 pm | One comment

There’s been handful of truly great insult comedians throughout the history of comedy-- Don Rickles, Lisa Lampanelli, Jeff Ross come to mind. But no one but Triumph the Insult Comic Dog has mastered the art of the insult (while being a rubber canine) the way Triumph has. And...

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Comedy Gives Back and Dailymotion will launch worldwide benefit for Malaria No More

Comedy Gives Back and Dailymotion will launch worldwide benefit for Malaria No More

By | October 10, 2013 at 4:13 pm | 3 comments

In what might be the furthest reaching comedy related benefit of 2013, comedians from around the globe are coming together on Nov. 6 for Comedy Gives Back, a 24-hour digital telethon. Benefiting Malaria No More, comedians in New York (8 pm ET), Los Angeles (8 and 10 pm PT),...

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Rob Riggle will claim your fart for charity (Video)

Rob Riggle will claim your fart for charity (Video)

By | October 6, 2012 at 11:39 am | One comment

Rob Riggle is an actor, comedian and marine. And now he's a fart claimer. It's that time of the year(s) again, time for Comedy Central's biennial telethon/fundraiser/cornucopia-of-comedy charity event to benefit Autism charities, Night of Too Many Stars. Along with a long list...

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Watch Flight of the Conchords interview kids, debut new video ‘Feel Inside (And Stuff Like That)’

Watch Flight of the Conchords interview kids, debut new video ‘Feel Inside (And Stuff Like That)’

By | August 27, 2012 at 11:48 am | One comment

While Flight of the Conchords may have been quiet the last few years, that doesn't mean they don't still care...about the children. And they've proved it with this brand new 14-minute video the produced in order to help raise funds for Cure Kids, a charity based in New Zealand,...

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Stephen Colbert lends his support to troops through Reddit gift program

Stephen Colbert lends his support to troops through Reddit gift program

By | May 25, 2012 at 11:48 am | No comments

Stephen Colbert recently had the honor of becoming the first man ever to be included on Maxim's Hot 100 list, but he's not one to just coast on his good looks. Colbert is getting charitable and showing his appreciation for our troops by participating in a new Reddit gift-giving...

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Ray Romano, Marc Maron and more to perform for government watchdog charity

Ray Romano, Marc Maron and more to perform for government watchdog charity

By | April 26, 2012 at 4:31 pm | No comments

Come on out to laugh for the EveryMan… well, at least if you're going to be in the Beverly Hills area this Sunday. The consumer advocacy organization Public Citizen is holding its annual 'Stand Up For Main Street' benefit. According to its website, "the Washington D.C.-based...

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Lewis Black will compete on Jeopardy! for charity

Lewis Black will compete on Jeopardy! for charity

By | April 19, 2012 at 10:45 pm | One comment

Lewis Black is a great many things: Comedian (obvs.), playwright (real fans know this), Daily Show commentator, golfer and lovable curmudgeon. And now he’ll be able to add Jeopardy! contestant to that long list. It’s true, it’s true. On Saturday, the veteran comic will...

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Jenna Elfman shines a light on comedy charity Laugh For Sight (Interview)

Jenna Elfman shines a light on comedy charity Laugh For Sight (Interview)

By | March 6, 2012 at 10:37 am | No comments

Jenna Elfman is known not just for her wide-ranging work on television and in movies, but also for her varied philanthropic causes. Most recently, the Damages actress walked in the Red Dress Collection fashion show – along with Rebecca Romijn, Hilary Duff and more – on Feb....

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Marc Maron, Harland Williams to play benefit show for late comic Angelo Bowers

Marc Maron, Harland Williams to play benefit show for late comic Angelo Bowers

By | January 5, 2012 at 11:19 pm | No comments

This coming Wednesday, Jan. 11, at the Improv in Hollywood, Marc Maron, Harland Williams and more will perform at a show to benefit the family of late comedian Angelo Bowers, who died early Tuesday morning after sustaining injuries from a car crash caused by a drunk driver. He...

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