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Nick Kroll, Penny Marshall and more poke fun at romantic comedies in Thanksgivukkah trailer (Video)

Nick Kroll, Penny Marshall and more poke fun at romantic comedies in Thanksgivukkah trailer (Video)

By | November 25, 2013 at 4:03 pm | No comments

With the help of Nick Kroll and an all-star cast, Funny Or Die has blasted every trope found within a certain sub-genre of romantic comedy, wherein the male protagonist is forced to deal with conflicting fundamental beliefs between his parents and his significant other's...

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Fred Willard speaks out about bogus ‘lewd conduct’ arrest

Fred Willard speaks out about bogus ‘lewd conduct’ arrest

By | July 23, 2012 at 1:39 pm | One comment

You no doubt know that celebrated comedian and actor Fred Willard was arrested recently on suspicion of lewd conduct while in the audience of a Los Angeles adult movie theater. Well, for the first time since his unfortunate bust on July 18, Willard has spoken up. "Wait til u...

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Fred Willard fired from PBS show after ‘lewd conduct’ arrest

Fred Willard fired from PBS show after ‘lewd conduct’ arrest

By | July 19, 2012 at 4:00 pm | 3 comments

UPDATE: July 20 If Willard agrees to enroll in what's called an Alternative Prosecution Program, Willard will not charged for lewd conduct, according to TMZ. The course runs two weeks and would cover the laws related to Willard's alleged offense. No word on whether the...

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Review: New ‘Believer’ book with Sedaris, C.K., Oswalt and more, gives life to old tradition

Review: New ‘Believer’ book with Sedaris, C.K., Oswalt and more, gives life to old tradition

By | March 22, 2012 at 11:04 am | 4 comments

Ask a comedian for advice, and more likely than not, you’ll get a joke. Editor Eric Spitznagel at The Believer knows this, so he and Amy Sedaris started a humor/advice column and called it “Sedaratives.” In each issue of the magazine, “Sedaratives” is taken over by a...

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Patricia Heaton will star in My Damn Channel comedy series

By | April 4, 2011 at 1:36 pm | No comments

Former Everybody Loves Raymond star Patricia Heaton is set to star in a new web series, Versailles, on My Damn Channel. This will be Heaton's first time appearing in a web series and will star along side her husband and Funny or Die frequenter David Hunt as well as Fred...

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Video proof that Fred Willard would be the best college dean ever

By | September 13, 2010 at 11:21 am | No comments

School is well underway, but before wasting another minute studying, be sure to check out this welcome message from Dean of Students Fred Willard. The brilliant comedian is known for, among other things, his recurring role as pious Hank MacDougall (Everybody Loves Raymond). As...

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Ray Romano, Kevin Nealon, more join to help children affected by AIDS

By | April 20, 2010 at 6:44 pm | No comments

Ray Romano will again be helping people laugh at AIDS-- in a way that is considered largely appropriate. On Saturday May 1, Romano will be headlining A Night of Comedy VIII, a fundraising event for the Children Affected by AIDS Foundation. The event, hosted by Doris Roberts...

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Colbert, Carell and more to appear on Sirius XM Second City channel

By | December 11, 2009 at 12:12 pm | No comments

In commemoration of Second City’s 50th anniversary, the limited-run Second City Comedy Radio channel will be launching on Sirius XM radio this Saturday, Dec. 12th. The channel will coincide with the weekend-long celebration of the anniversary, and will feature backstage...

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