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David Letterman gives John Oliver tips on how to host The Daily Show (Video)

David Letterman gives John Oliver tips on how to host The Daily Show (Video)

By | June 5, 2013 at 11:25 am | No comments

The days are quickly approaching for the British upheaval and coup of The Daily Show with John Oliver-- shit, I mean Jon Stewart. Stewart is taking a break from the show to direct Rosewater, a dramatic adaptation of the memoir And Then They Came For Me: A Family’s Story of...

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Comedy Central renews ‘Inside Amy Schumer’ for second season

Comedy Central renews ‘Inside Amy Schumer’ for second season

By | May 28, 2013 at 2:22 pm | 2 comments

Prepare yourself to see more of Amy Schumer (and more posters of Schumer's censored breasts). Comedy Central has renewed Inside Amy Schumer for a second season, giving it a 10 episode run starting in 2014. According to Comedy Central, the show which is created by Schumer and...

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Comedy Central banned in India for 10 days due to ‘obscene dialogue’ and ‘vulgar’ words toward women (Update)

Comedy Central banned in India for 10 days due to ‘obscene dialogue’ and ‘vulgar’ words toward women (Update)

By | May 27, 2013 at 2:23 pm | 2 comments

UPDATE-- May 28, 2013: The Wall Street Journal reports that, based on the appeals of Viacom 18 Media Ltd., Viacom and India's Network 18 Group partnership, the New Delhi High Court has temporarily lifted the 10-day ban in order to reassess the merits of the...

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New season of John Oliver’s New York Standup Show will feature W. Kamau Bell, Paul F. Tompkins, Reggie Watts, more!

New season of John Oliver’s New York Standup Show will feature W. Kamau Bell, Paul F. Tompkins, Reggie Watts, more!

By | May 24, 2013 at 5:36 pm | 3 comments

Dear, readers in the New York tri-state area: Cancel your evening plans from June 3rd to June 5th (Instant Netflix will still be there when you get home) because John Oliver will be taping the fourth season of Comedy Central's John Oliver's New York Standup Show at Webster Hall...

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Watch Jonah Ray and Gabe Liedman on Comedy Central’s ‘The Half Hour’ (Previews)

Watch Jonah Ray and Gabe Liedman on Comedy Central’s ‘The Half Hour’ (Previews)

By | May 24, 2013 at 4:34 pm | No comments

Tonight, Jonah Ray, TV writer, co-host of the Nerdist Podcast and the Bing-over-Google man himself, will be on Comedy Central's The Half Hour. Tune in at midnight and experience the RAYdiation. Here's a sampling: Comedy Central The second Half Hour belongs to Gabe...

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Watch Jon Stewart’s uncensored 13-minute interview with Bill O’Reilly on The Daily Show (Video)

Watch Jon Stewart’s uncensored 13-minute interview with Bill O’Reilly on The Daily Show (Video)

By | May 23, 2013 at 12:26 pm | 2 comments

Fox News favorite Bill O’Reilly stopped by The Daily Show with Jon Stewart last night to plug his newest book, Keep it Pithy. What ended up happening, as per usual when these two meet, was lots of bickering-- and lots of sexual tension. Check it out. The Daily Show with Jon...

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Hannibal Buress signs deal with Comedy Central: television pilot, national tour and more to come

Hannibal Buress signs deal with Comedy Central: television pilot, national tour and more to come

By | May 22, 2013 at 11:36 am | One comment

For those of us who have followed Hannibal Buress since before the release of his masterful debut album My Name is Hannibal in 2010, this piece of news should come as no surprise: Comedy Central has inked a massive, cross-platform deal with the 30-year-old comedian. As part of...

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‘Withered old cougar’ Stephen Colbert threatens Miley Cyrus over Maxim Hot 100 list (Video)

‘Withered old cougar’ Stephen Colbert threatens Miley Cyrus over Maxim Hot 100 list (Video)

By | May 15, 2013 at 1:35 pm | No comments

Who’s not honoring Stephen Colbert -- and unfortunately everyone on the Laughspin staff and all of you reading this -- now? I’m sorry to break the news to all of you, but none of us (including Colbert) made this year’s Maxim’s Hot 100. I know, I know, heartbreaking. But...

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Jon Stewart calls out Democrats for racist comments (Video)

Jon Stewart calls out Democrats for racist comments (Video)

By | May 10, 2013 at 1:57 pm | No comments

Just when things were going relatively well for the Democrats, those damn left-wingers had to get all racist. Last night on The Daily Show, Jon Stewart expertly addresses three recent examples of politicians and legislators making offensive remarks. It starts with blatant racism...

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