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Comedy Central renews ‘The Jeselnik Offensive’ and ‘Nathan For You’

Comedy Central renews ‘The Jeselnik Offensive’ and ‘Nathan For You’

By | April 26, 2013 at 12:32 pm | 2 comments

Comedy Central has renewed two freshman shows – The Jeselnik Offensive and Nathan For You – for second seasons. The second season of comedian Anthony Jeselnik’s show will premiere in July while Nathan Fielder’s second season premiere is scheduled for sometime next year....

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Hey, United States government: please watch John Oliver’s gun control series on The Daily Show

Hey, United States government: please watch John Oliver’s gun control series on The Daily Show

By | April 26, 2013 at 11:59 am | No comments

If you haven’t been watching The Daily Show’s series on gun control, please do yourself a favor and catch up with the trio of videos below. Last night the final segment aired, wrapping up what has proven to be the most compelling news coverage on the topic since the United...

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Jon Stewart exposes government’s intimate relationship with insider trading (Video)

Jon Stewart exposes government’s intimate relationship with insider trading (Video)

By | April 24, 2013 at 12:20 pm | No comments

Last night on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Stewart highlighted the flawed system that benefits the few, and leaves the rest of us majorly fucked. He did so by providing a brief tutorial on what's occurring in Congress in regards to insider trading and the banking system. So...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 51: Interview with Al Madrigal of The Daily Show

Laughspin Podcast, episode 51: Interview with Al Madrigal of The Daily Show

By | April 24, 2013 at 11:28 am | No comments

As the Senior Latino Correspondent – or is it the Senior Immigration Correspondent? – Al Madrigal has been at the center of some of the sharpest, most satisfying field pieces on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart for the past two years. It took little time for the San...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 50: Interview with comedian Amy Schumer

Laughspin Podcast, episode 50: Interview with comedian Amy Schumer

By | April 22, 2013 at 12:59 pm | 4 comments

On the newest episode of the Laughspin Podcast, I had the pleasure of chatting with comedian Amy Schumer, who, as they say in the business, is on fire. Her Comedy Central hour-special Mostly Sex Stuff was the second-highest-rated on the network in five years. And her new show,...

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Futurama gets canceled, last episode will air Sept. 4 (Video)

Futurama gets canceled, last episode will air Sept. 4 (Video)

By | April 22, 2013 at 12:02 pm | 2 comments

While dedicated fans of Futurama are no doubt already forming ways in which they can save their favorite show, it might be time to just let it go quietly and with dignity. Comedy Central, who gave the animated series new life in 2008 after it was originally axed it in 2003 after...

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Jon Stewart blasts CNN over Boston Marathon coverage: They figured out a way to sh*t in their own mouth (Video)

Jon Stewart blasts CNN over Boston Marathon coverage: They figured out a way to sh*t in their own mouth (Video)

By | April 18, 2013 at 11:24 am | No comments

Unless you were asleep all day yesterday – and if you were, we’re jealous – you undoubtedly know about CNN’s massive reporting fuck-up, wherein they assuredly claimed that a suspect in Monday's Boston Marathon bombing had been arrested. CNN anchors John King and Wolf...

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Stephen Colbert calls Boston Marathon terrorists ‘cowards’ on The Colbert Report (Video + full transcript)

Stephen Colbert calls Boston Marathon terrorists ‘cowards’ on The Colbert Report (Video + full transcript)

By | April 17, 2013 at 3:12 pm | No comments

Like his fellow comedy anchor Jon Stewart did 30 minutes before him last night on Comedy Central, Stephen Colbert addressed the bombings at the Boston Marathon, which took place Monday, leaving three dead and nearly 200 more injured. Be began The Colbert Report with a tribute to...

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Jon Stewart’s love note to Beantown a day after the Boston Marathon bombings (Video)

Jon Stewart’s love note to Beantown a day after the Boston Marathon bombings (Video)

By | April 17, 2013 at 1:33 pm | No comments

Last night on The Daily Show, Jon Stewart offered a bit of a love note to the city of Boston, a day after two bombs were detonated near the finish of the Boston Marathon and left three dead and nearly 200 injured. “Thank you for once again, in the face of gross inhumanity,...

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