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Laughspin interview: Catching up with Kyle Kinane

Laughspin interview: Catching up with Kyle Kinane

By | August 3, 2011 at 2:28 pm | No comments

Last year, comedian Kyle Kinane released one of the best albums of the year Death of the Party. And since then, he's been quickly rising in the world of comedy, having made appearances on Conan, John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show and his own Comedy Central Presents. Now he's...

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“Futurama” gets two more seasons at Comedy Central

“Futurama” gets two more seasons at Comedy Central

By | July 25, 2011 at 10:00 am | No comments

Comedy Central has renewed Futurama for two more full seasons, show creator David X. Cohen told an excited audience at Comic-Con in San Diego this weekend. "The mood is better now,” he said, adding “the pressure’s off now that we’re in our second life – we didn’t...

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Dave Chappelle upsets charity audience with “sh*tty show” (Video)

Dave Chappelle upsets charity audience with “sh*tty show” (Video)

By | July 23, 2011 at 2:38 pm | 11 comments

UPDATE: 7:30 pm EST Dave Chappelle performed last night -- this time, it was a 10-minute spot at Hard Rock Live (same venue) in Hollywood, FL and apologized for his "bad attitude" at Friday night's show. For the full story, read the original account below. It seems Dave...

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Jeff Dunham returns with “Controlled Chaos” and he’s got a video teaser to prove it

Jeff Dunham returns with “Controlled Chaos” and he’s got a video teaser to prove it

By | July 22, 2011 at 3:06 pm | 4 comments

Love him or hate him, comedian and ventriloquist Jeff Dunham will return to Comedy Central on Sept. 25 with a brand new hour special, Controlled Chaos. And although the below teaser doesn't give us too much in the way of, um, teases, it does have some pretty sweet...

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Watch Daniel Tosh become the marathon man

Watch Daniel Tosh become the marathon man

By | July 20, 2011 at 6:18 pm | No comments

Imagine you sit down on your couch late Saturday morning, turn on your television, and discover -- much to your surprise –- there’s a day-long marathon of your favorite show. Are any other moments so wonderful? The $150,000 Tosh.0 Marathon, though, is a marathon of a...

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“Archer” gets a premiere date and a unique airing schedule

“Archer” gets a premiere date and a unique airing schedule

By | July 20, 2011 at 4:57 pm | No comments

My favorite animated show about a fake, bumbling CIA-like agency finally has a premiere date for its new season. FX announced today that Archer, which features the voices of comedian Aisha Tyler, H. Jon Benjamin (who's currently starring in Comedy Central's Jon Benjamin Has a...

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South Park has been renewed through 2013; documentary will air this Fall

South Park has been renewed through 2013; documentary will air this Fall

By | July 19, 2011 at 11:39 pm | No comments

Although an official release has not been sent, Comedy Central confirmed to Laughspin.com that its iconic animated series South Park will run through 2013. We can also tell you that the second half of the current season -- that's number 15 if you're keeping track -- will resume...

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“Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time” is returning to Comedy Central

“Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time” is returning to Comedy Central

By | July 19, 2011 at 4:01 pm | One comment

If you like Nick Swardson, you're totally going to like the following words: Production has begun anew on the second season of Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time. The show will premiere on Comedy Central on Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 10:30 pm EST, so you’ll have to wait just a little...

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Interview: Kurt Metzger talks “trust fund pussy” comedians, Ugly Americans and more

Interview: Kurt Metzger talks “trust fund pussy” comedians, Ugly Americans and more

By | July 18, 2011 at 9:27 am | 2 comments

On his new album for Comedy Central Records, Kurt Metzger Talks To Young People About Sex, the titular comedian takes the tradition of a relentless, rough-around-the-edges East Coast comic to the next level. Metzger – he also voices the character  zombie Randall...

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