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Laughspin Podcast, episode 51: Interview with Al Madrigal of The Daily Show

Laughspin Podcast, episode 51: Interview with Al Madrigal of The Daily Show

By | April 24, 2013 at 11:28 am | No comments

As the Senior Latino Correspondent – or is it the Senior Immigration Correspondent? – Al Madrigal has been at the center of some of the sharpest, most satisfying field pieces on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart for the past two years. It took little time for the San...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 50: Interview with comedian Amy Schumer

Laughspin Podcast, episode 50: Interview with comedian Amy Schumer

By | April 22, 2013 at 12:59 pm | 4 comments

On the newest episode of the Laughspin Podcast, I had the pleasure of chatting with comedian Amy Schumer, who, as they say in the business, is on fire. Her Comedy Central hour-special Mostly Sex Stuff was the second-highest-rated on the network in five years. And her new show,...

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Futurama gets canceled, last episode will air Sept. 4 (Video)

Futurama gets canceled, last episode will air Sept. 4 (Video)

By | April 22, 2013 at 12:02 pm | 2 comments

While dedicated fans of Futurama are no doubt already forming ways in which they can save their favorite show, it might be time to just let it go quietly and with dignity. Comedy Central, who gave the animated series new life in 2008 after it was originally axed it in 2003 after...

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Jon Stewart blasts CNN over Boston Marathon coverage: They figured out a way to sh*t in their own mouth (Video)

Jon Stewart blasts CNN over Boston Marathon coverage: They figured out a way to sh*t in their own mouth (Video)

By | April 18, 2013 at 11:24 am | No comments

Unless you were asleep all day yesterday – and if you were, we’re jealous – you undoubtedly know about CNN’s massive reporting fuck-up, wherein they assuredly claimed that a suspect in Monday's Boston Marathon bombing had been arrested. CNN anchors John King and Wolf...

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Stephen Colbert calls Boston Marathon terrorists ‘cowards’ on The Colbert Report (Video + full transcript)

Stephen Colbert calls Boston Marathon terrorists ‘cowards’ on The Colbert Report (Video + full transcript)

By | April 17, 2013 at 3:12 pm | No comments

Like his fellow comedy anchor Jon Stewart did 30 minutes before him last night on Comedy Central, Stephen Colbert addressed the bombings at the Boston Marathon, which took place Monday, leaving three dead and nearly 200 more injured. Be began The Colbert Report with a tribute to...

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Jon Stewart’s love note to Beantown a day after the Boston Marathon bombings (Video)

Jon Stewart’s love note to Beantown a day after the Boston Marathon bombings (Video)

By | April 17, 2013 at 1:33 pm | No comments

Last night on The Daily Show, Jon Stewart offered a bit of a love note to the city of Boston, a day after two bombs were detonated near the finish of the Boston Marathon and left three dead and nearly 200 injured. “Thank you for once again, in the face of gross inhumanity,...

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Comedy Central greenlights Brody Stevens series, produced by Zach Galifianakis

Comedy Central greenlights Brody Stevens series, produced by Zach Galifianakis

By | April 15, 2013 at 11:45 am | No comments

In comedy nerd circles, he’s already a force – especially if you follow him on Twitter or more recently, Vine – but now comedian Brody Stevens is poised to become a bona fide comedy star. Comedy Central announced today it has inked a deal with the Los Angeles-based...

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Laughspin video playlist: Trevor Moore, Birthday Boys, College Humor and more!

Laughspin video playlist: Trevor Moore, Birthday Boys, College Humor and more!

By | April 12, 2013 at 4:26 pm | No comments

Hey, Laughspinners. Welcome to the second edition of the Laughspin Friday Video Playlist (unless you guys come up with a better name for it). Last week we introduced you to Jason Horton, who be delivering a neatly-packaged set of funny videos every Friday for your amusement....

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Workaholics star Adam Devine lands his own show for Comedy Central

Workaholics star Adam Devine lands his own show for Comedy Central

By | April 11, 2013 at 12:41 pm | 2 comments

In an effort to capitalize on the massive success of Workaholics, Comedy Central has given the series standout star Adam Devine his own show. Dubbed Adam Devine’s House Party, the actor will host a stand-up comedy and sketch series featuring Devine’s favorite comedians— 24...

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