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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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T.J. Miller to host Comedy Central’s new stand-up series, ‘Mash Up’

T.J. Miller to host Comedy Central’s new stand-up series, ‘Mash Up’

By | February 22, 2012 at 3:58 pm | No comments

T.J. Miller — comedian, podcast chatterbox, and Jellystone Park ranger — is set to host a new stand-up series on Comedy Central. Mash Up started as a one-off special that aired last March and featured comedians performing their acts while filmed segments illustrated the...

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Video: Stephen Colbert subtly confirms the reason for his absence

Video: Stephen Colbert subtly confirms the reason for his absence

By | February 21, 2012 at 7:37 am | No comments

By the middle of this past weekend, the reason for Stephen Colbert's sudden absence from last week's Wednesday and Thursday episodes of The Colbert Report was that he was attending to his elderly mother. At the start of last night's episode, his first new show since Tuesday, he...

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Joe Mande, Garfunkel & Oates and more will tape half hour specials for Comedy Central

Joe Mande, Garfunkel & Oates and more will tape half hour specials for Comedy Central

By | February 20, 2012 at 11:43 am | No comments

The Comedy Central Presents half-hour special was a staple goal for many stand-up comedians. It helped bring now popular comedians, such as Dane Cook, Jim Gaffigan and Mitch Hedberg, into the mainstream. Comedy Central did not order a new season of Presents for 2012, but it will...

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Colbert Report shuts down for two days but will likely be back soon

Colbert Report shuts down for two days but will likely be back soon

By | February 16, 2012 at 12:33 pm | No comments

By now you've heard the Colbert Report suddenly shut down operations yesterday. Last night's episode was a previously aired episode and tonight will be the same. And like every other media outlet, the only statement Comedy Central could give us was this: "Due to unforeseen...

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