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Stephen Colbert’s Cocktails For Santa Top Ten List  on Late Show with David Letterman hilarious

Stephen Colbert’s Cocktails For Santa Top Ten List on Late Show with David Letterman hilarious

By | April 23, 2014 at 10:28 am | One comment

Seventeen years ago, Stephen Colbert was “gainfully unemployed” as a struggling comedy writer, which is why he pitched a Top Ten list to David Letterman in an attempt to score a Late Show gig. Of course, since that time, he's hosted his own show for nearly nine years and is...

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Laughspin Interview: Dave Attell talks Comedy Underground, Road Work and club comedy

Laughspin Interview: Dave Attell talks Comedy Underground, Road Work and club comedy

By | April 11, 2014 at 1:21 pm | 3 comments

After years of cementing his reputation as an unapologetically crass and thick-skinned comic of late-night cable TV – first with Comedy Central's Insomniac and later with Showtime's Dave's Old Porn – Dave Attell was a natural selection to host Comedy Central's first...

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Comedy Central’s iPhone and iPad app packed with Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, Dave Attell, more

Comedy Central’s iPhone and iPad app packed with Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, Dave Attell, more

By | April 4, 2014 at 2:38 pm | 2 comments

Comedy Central has launched a new video streaming app that will make watching their award-winning content easy on any of your mobile devices-- so long as that device is made by Apple. The app, available only on Apple's famed App Store, allows users to watch and share recent...

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Stephen Colbert inspires #CancelColbert hashtag on Twitter, because people hate context (Video)

Stephen Colbert inspires #CancelColbert hashtag on Twitter, because people hate context (Video)

By | March 28, 2014 at 12:52 pm | No comments

If the misinformed #CancelColbert campaign teaches us anything, it should be that the premise of a joke is just as important as its punch line. Twitter erupted Thursday evening when The Colbert Report's official Twitter page tweeted a joke from Wednesday night's episode. On the...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 89: Hannibal Buress interview

Laughspin Podcast, episode 89: Hannibal Buress interview

By | March 20, 2014 at 6:56 pm | No comments

On the latest episode of The Laughspin Podcast, I had the pleasure of chatting with the mighty Hannibal Buress. The dude has a lot going on, but most importantly, his new one-hour stand-up comedy special Live From Chicago premieres March 29 on Comedy Central. I’ve already...

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Get finger blasted with Amy Schumer (Photo)

Get finger blasted with Amy Schumer (Photo)

By | March 20, 2014 at 2:44 pm | One comment

Oh, how we love creative, crude, viral marketing. Comedy Central and the folks at Inside Amy Schumer announced they're offering a treat to all those youths celebrating Spring Break in Daytona Beach, Fl. It appears spring breakers can enjoy some chicken fingers with some special...

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Hannibal Buress pretends to be Donald Glover and two more previews of Live From Chicago (Videos)

Hannibal Buress pretends to be Donald Glover and two more previews of Live From Chicago (Videos)

By | March 19, 2014 at 2:08 pm | 2 comments

Though Hannibal Buress' newest one-hour special Live From Chicago is set to premiere March 29 at midnight on Comedy Central, it'll be available for download through CC: Stand-Up Direct for $5 starting March 24. Live From Chicago will also be available on DVD and digital services...

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‘Broad City’ and ‘Legit’ are the future of television comedy and here’s why

‘Broad City’ and ‘Legit’ are the future of television comedy and here’s why

By | March 19, 2014 at 12:37 pm | 3 comments

In 12 days, How I Met Your Mother will reach its expiration date after nine seasons and 208 episodes, the television equivalent of a long and prosperous life. Fear not, fan-clubbers: Although your favorite show is being put out to pasture, CBS will continue to milk the cash cow...

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Comedy Central greenlights Key and Peele animated series, expands fourth season

Comedy Central greenlights Key and Peele animated series, expands fourth season

By | March 12, 2014 at 12:23 pm | No comments

On the heels of a stellar third season of Keegan Michael-Key and Jordan Peele’s hit sketch comedy show, Comedy Central is wisely doubling down on the massively popular duo. The network announced today that they’re not only expanding Key & Peele’s already-announced fourth...

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