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Aziz Ansari, Andy Samberg added to Roast of James Franco on Comedy Central

Aziz Ansari, Andy Samberg added to Roast of James Franco on Comedy Central

By | August 21, 2013 at 2:23 pm | No comments

Comedy Central is adding more heat to the upcoming Roast of James Franco. Aziz Ansari and Andy Samberg are joining roasters Bill Hader, Jonah Hill, Nick Kroll, Natasha Leggero, Jeff Ross and Sarah Silverman to skewer the actor/writer/artist/professor/student. Seth Rogen is set...

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Rob Riggle, Wyatt Cenac return to Daily Show to blast John Oliver on his last day (Video)

Rob Riggle, Wyatt Cenac return to Daily Show to blast John Oliver on his last day (Video)

By | August 16, 2013 at 12:25 pm | No comments

Last night we bid adieu to John Oliver as host of The Daily Show. Like saying goodbye to a much loved substitute teacher, the parting was bittersweet; we can't deny our excitement at seeing our old leader return from paternity leave (a movie is kind of a baby when you think...

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Comedy Central launches nationwide search for the best new comedians

Comedy Central launches nationwide search for the best new comedians

By | August 16, 2013 at 11:44 am | 2 comments

Comedy Central is on the prowl, looking for the best unknown stand-up comedian. This week, the network announced its nationwide competition, Up Next: A CC Certified Talent Search. Held in conjunction with its Certified Club program, the competition will begin in September with...

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Watch this Key & Peele trailer for season three, which might be the best trailer of all time

Watch this Key & Peele trailer for season three, which might be the best trailer of all time

By | August 15, 2013 at 2:40 pm | 2 comments

When Key and Peele returns to Comedy Central on Sept. 18 at 10:30 pm ET, it will mark one of comedy’s most anticipated premieres of 2013. And this just-released trailer for season three illustrates why that is. Set to a dramatic vocal performance, we find our sketch heroes...

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Eric Andre drops his pants, shows his penis on The Jeselnik Offensive tonight (Video)

Eric Andre drops his pants, shows his penis on The Jeselnik Offensive tonight (Video)

By | August 13, 2013 at 4:00 pm | No comments

All Anthony Jeselnik wanted to do was deliver a serious news story about a disturbing trend in the African nation of Malawi. It seems that male genitalia are fetching high prices on the black market there. But what happened after the well-meaning host gave some of the story's...

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Sarah Silverman, Bill Hader and more will roast James Franco on Comedy Central

Sarah Silverman, Bill Hader and more will roast James Franco on Comedy Central

By | August 13, 2013 at 12:23 pm | 2 comments

Though more will soon be announced, Comedy Central this morning confirmed the first round of comedians who will participate in the Roast of James Franco. Bill Hader (who just departed Saturday Night Live after eight seasons), Jonah Hill (Franco’s co-star in This is the End),...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 68: Donald Glover, Patrice O’Neal, Jim Gaffigan

Laughspin Podcast, episode 68: Donald Glover, Patrice O’Neal, Jim Gaffigan

By | August 9, 2013 at 11:30 am | No comments

On a brand-spanking-new episode of The Laughspin Podcast, Mike and I get peeved (that's right, PEEVED!) about a YouTube "star" who blatantly stole jokes and ideas from the late Patrice O'Neal. Also, we listen to a new track from Joe DeRosa's new album You Will Die, which comes...

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‘Community’ is coming to Comedy Central, human beings!

‘Community’ is coming to Comedy Central, human beings!

By | August 8, 2013 at 11:49 am | No comments

The low-rated yet critically-acclaimed NBC cult favorite Community is coming to Comedy Central on Sept. 15 with a 10-episode marathon running from noon to 5 pm ET. But that's only the beginning, Human Beings. Starting Sept. 20, the network will run a four-episode block of...

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You should watch these two teasers for Comedy Central’s roast of James Franco

You should watch these two teasers for Comedy Central’s roast of James Franco

By | August 7, 2013 at 4:05 pm | 3 comments

While we're all waiting for the Labor Day premiere of Comedy Central's roast of James Franco, allow us to tease you with a pair of videos: Roast of James FrancoGet More: Comedy Central,Funny Videos,Funny TV Shows Roast of James FrancoGet More: Comedy Central,Funny...

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