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Anthony Jeselnik asks a mortician some pretty messed up questions (Video)

Anthony Jeselnik asks a mortician some pretty messed up questions (Video)

By | July 9, 2013 at 3:37 pm | No comments

On tonight’s season two premiere of The Jeselnik Offensive at 10:30 pm ET, comedians Amy Schumer and Jim Norton drop by. While I’m looking forward to their appearances, I’m already thrilled with the way in which Anthony Jeselnik handles tonight’s Sacred Cow segment. The...

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Drunk History premieres, Jeselnik Offensive returns for season two on Comedy Central (Videos)

Drunk History premieres, Jeselnik Offensive returns for season two on Comedy Central (Videos)

By | July 9, 2013 at 11:23 am | One comment

Tonight's a big night for your comedy television viewing pleasure. Funny Or Die's original series Drunk History will make its long awaited debut on Comedy Central at 10 pm ET. Enjoy as you watch Watch as drunk people explain historical events while famous comedians (Jack Black,...

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Watch a preview from the season finale of Inside Amy Schumer (Video)

Watch a preview from the season finale of Inside Amy Schumer (Video)

By | July 2, 2013 at 11:20 am | No comments

The first season finale of Inside Amy Schumer goes down tonight at 10:30 pm ET on Comedy Central. And yes, there will be a second season, you guys. But first, let's check out a preview from tonight's episode, wherein Amy wakes up in bed with two dudes, competes on a reality show...

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Former Comedy Central executive is developing a new sketch comedy show for NBC, nationwide talent search begins

Former Comedy Central executive is developing a new sketch comedy show for NBC, nationwide talent search begins

By | July 1, 2013 at 3:16 pm | No comments

Teaming up with former Comedy Central senior VP of original programming Lou Wallach (pictured), NBC -- the network that has housed Saturday Night Live for nearly 38 years -- is developing a second sketch comedy series. Little is known about NBC's specific plans, but it seems the...

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The Laughspin Interview with Owen Benjamin

The Laughspin Interview with Owen Benjamin

By | June 27, 2013 at 7:38 am | 2 comments

Beyond the splintered sub genres of comedians (alternative, cringe, insult et al) there still lies straight-up stand-up comedians, those who stand onstage for one reason-- to make you laugh and perhaps forget about the real world around you. Owen Benjamin is a proud part of that...

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New Maria Bamford album ‘Ask Me About My New God’ will be released July 16 (Photo)

New Maria Bamford album ‘Ask Me About My New God’ will be released July 16 (Photo)

By | June 24, 2013 at 4:05 pm | One comment

Comedy Central has announced it will release Maria Bamford’s newest stand-up album Ask Me About My New God! on July 16. While a lot of the material on the album was seen on Maria Bamford: the special special special! which was released last fall and filmed in her apartment...

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You can watch the full first episode of Drunk History before it premieres July 9 on Comedy Central

You can watch the full first episode of Drunk History before it premieres July 9 on Comedy Central

By | June 24, 2013 at 2:11 pm | One comment

Drunk History, Comedy Central’s newest series, doesn’t premiere until July 9, but the network has added the first episode to its website two weeks early. The first episode covers the Watergate scandal, John Wilkes Booth and Elvis meeting Richard Nixon. Throughout the series,...

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Paula Deen issues video apology for being racist, but not before John Oliver and W. Kamau Bell have their say (Updated)

Paula Deen issues video apology for being racist, but not before John Oliver and W. Kamau Bell have their say (Updated)

By | June 21, 2013 at 3:43 pm | No comments

UPDATE-- 5:10 pm ET: Paula Deen has been fired from the Food Network. Her contract is up in June and it will not be renewed, the network confirmed. ---------------- Last night on Totally Biased, W. Kamau Bell took on Paula Deen after a deposition surfaced in which it was...

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Chris Hardwick’s late night Comedy Central show gets a Twitter inspired name

Chris Hardwick’s late night Comedy Central show gets a Twitter inspired name

By | June 20, 2013 at 5:00 pm | One comment

Last month, Comedy Central announced that Chris Hardwick signed a deal to host a late-night talk show that would follow The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and The Colbert Report four nights a week. So for those of you, who have been anxiously awaiting more details, wait no more!...

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