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Robin Williams will receive Stand-Up Icon Award from Comedy Central

Robin Williams will receive Stand-Up Icon Award from Comedy Central

By | March 21, 2012 at 2:26 pm | No comments

As if comedy fans across the country haven't already established his iconic status, Comedy Central is going to make it official: Robin Williams will be the recipient of the Stand-Up Icon Award. The honor will be bestowed upon the veteran comedian and actor of stage and screen at...

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‘Community’ gets another life on Comedy Central

‘Community’ gets another life on Comedy Central

By | March 14, 2012 at 3:53 pm | No comments

Well, even if Community doesn't go to six seasons and a movie, it will likely live a long life on Comedy Central. The network, famous for syndicating popular sitcoms like Scrubs and 30 Rock, has struck a deal with Sony Picture Television to air Community reruns. Starting in the...

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Kristen Schaal embraces dehumanizing women on the Daily Show, does a ‘Dice’ impression

Kristen Schaal embraces dehumanizing women on the Daily Show, does a ‘Dice’ impression

By | March 14, 2012 at 8:56 am | 2 comments

On last night's Daily Show with Jon Stewart, women's correspondent Kristen Schaal joined Jon to address the recent influx of "slut" and "cunt" talk as it pertains to women in political discourse. Schaal brings dignity, poise and an impression of Andew 'Dice' Clay to an otherwise...

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The Laughspin interview with Ian Edwards

The Laughspin interview with Ian Edwards

By | March 13, 2012 at 9:40 am | No comments

Many comedians strive to make people from all sorts of backgrounds laugh, but an incredibly small percentage of them actually achieve that. Amongst them is the Ian Edwards. From six seasons on Punk'd to writing on Saturday Night Live to crushing it on stand-up stages everywhere...

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Watch a preview of South Park’s season 16 premiere ‘Reverse Cowgirl’

Watch a preview of South Park’s season 16 premiere ‘Reverse Cowgirl’

By | March 12, 2012 at 7:00 pm | No comments

The 16th season of South Park premieres Wednesday at 10 pm EST with an episode titillatingly titled “Reverse Cowgirl.” Here’s how Comedy Central describes the action: After a South Park citizen meets with an unfortunate accident, the TSA steps in to prevent it from...

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Stephen Colbert’s SuperPAC ad tribute to Herman Cain will blow your goddamn mind (Video)

Stephen Colbert’s SuperPAC ad tribute to Herman Cain will blow your goddamn mind (Video)

By | March 9, 2012 at 4:29 pm | No comments

One of the strangest things about SuperPACs for presidential candidates is that even if you've dropped out of the race, you can still spend the money you've collected and roll out television ads. And that's exactly what Hermain Cain has done. You may have already peeped the...

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30 Rock, Modern Family, Bridesmaids lead the pack of Comedy Awards nominees

30 Rock, Modern Family, Bridesmaids lead the pack of Comedy Awards nominees

By | March 6, 2012 at 4:21 pm | No comments

Comedy Central today announced the nominations for their second annual Comedy Awards, heavily favoring NBC's 30 Rock and ABC's Modern Family (both with five nominations), HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm with four and NBC's Parks and Recreation with three. Notably missing: NBC's...

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Denis Leary will help launch Comedy Central’s new book imprint

Denis Leary will help launch Comedy Central’s new book imprint

By | February 29, 2012 at 9:40 am | No comments

If it seems like to you in the last few years there's been an amazing increase in the amount of comedians publishing books, it's probably more than just a feeling. And for the most part, they've been quite successful. Comedy Central, always looking to be ahead of the curve, is...

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Who did dictator chic better– Jeffrey Ross or Sacha Baron Cohen?

Who did dictator chic better– Jeffrey Ross or Sacha Baron Cohen?

By | February 27, 2012 at 10:29 am | One comment

Last September Jeffrey Ross showed up to Comedy Central’s Roast of Charlie Sheen costumed as Muammar Gaddafi, walking the red carpet with two, um, lovely ladies. Last night, professional prankster Sacha Baron Cohen arrived to the Oscars red carpet donned as General Aladeen,...

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