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Jon Stewart calls out Liz Cheney for not standing up for her gay sister and equal rights (Video)

Jon Stewart calls out Liz Cheney for not standing up for her gay sister and equal rights (Video)

By | November 19, 2013 at 11:08 am | No comments

If you need any more proof that politicians are slimy assholes, look no further than Liz Cheney, the daughter of former vice president Dick Cheney. Liz is currently vying for a Senate seat in Wyoming. Her opponent Mike Enzi, in an effort to pull ahead in the polls (and...

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Comedian Guy Branum is seriously pissed off about seemingly homophobic football players (Video)

Comedian Guy Branum is seriously pissed off about seemingly homophobic football players (Video)

By | February 8, 2013 at 12:54 pm | No comments

Last night on Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell, writer and comedian Guy Branum delivered an impassioned (and hilarious) response to the seemingly trio of homophobic San Francisco 49ers players. And we loved it. And so here it is. Enjoy! Be sure to subscribe to the weekly...

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Comedian Bonnie McFarlane takes aim at gay marriage in new PSA (Video)

Comedian Bonnie McFarlane takes aim at gay marriage in new PSA (Video)

By | February 4, 2013 at 2:15 pm | 3 comments

The gay marriage issue is not a simple one, and the ways in which progressive folks denounce those states who still only recognize man-and-woman marriage, have become just as complicated. And maybe that’s why comedian Bonnie McFarlane has decided to offer her own form of...

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George Takei tells W. Kamau Bell that Donald Trump is ready to support gay rights (Video)

George Takei tells W. Kamau Bell that Donald Trump is ready to support gay rights (Video)

By | January 25, 2013 at 12:14 pm | One comment

Last night on Totally Biased, geek icon George Takei sat down with host W. Kamau Bell for a laid back chat about how the Star Trek favorite has evolved into a gay rights activist (after coming out, himself) and a social media guru at the age of 75. Takei also revealed that...

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John Goodman is Colonel Sanders, takes down Chick-Fil-A (Video)

John Goodman is Colonel Sanders, takes down Chick-Fil-A (Video)

By | August 2, 2012 at 10:25 pm | No comments

Ever wonder what KFC puts in their fried chicken to make it so tasty? This Funny or Die exclusive reveals the secret ingredient is...gayness. Lots of it. And Bette Midler. Don't believe me? Watch the video with Colonel Sanders (John Goodman) himself. It all makes sense....

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Woman who threw her drink at Eddie Griffin wants money if he doesn’t apologize

Woman who threw her drink at Eddie Griffin wants money if he doesn’t apologize

By | July 24, 2012 at 11:47 am | 23 comments

You probably remember that last week we reported about an incident wherein a woman in the front row at Tommy T's comedy club in Pleasonton, CA threw her drink at comedian Eddie Griffin, after she had enough of what she described as him "taunting" her. Griffin responded by...

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Nick Kroll takes on Chick-Fil-A in ‘Kroll Show’ teaser sketch (Video)

Nick Kroll takes on Chick-Fil-A in ‘Kroll Show’ teaser sketch (Video)

By | July 19, 2012 at 2:29 pm | No comments

Although Nick Kroll's upcoming sketch show, Kroll Show, doesn't premiere on Comedy Central until next year, you can check out this sketch that dropped today-- a super topical commercial for Chick-Fil-A. I mean, Chikk-Klub. In the video, the fast food chain is endorsed by...

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Jon Stewart invokes Pee-Wee Herman, challenges North Carolina’s gay marriage ban (Video)

Jon Stewart invokes Pee-Wee Herman, challenges North Carolina’s gay marriage ban (Video)

By | May 10, 2012 at 1:56 pm | No comments

Last night on The Daily Show, Jon Stewart responded to the gay marriage ban recently voted into law by North Carolina by pointing out the “collateral damage amongst the heteros,” that outlawing civil unions causes. No worries, though, says Stewart. It's a step towards...

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Comedians fight against possible gay ban in tourist town

Comedians fight against possible gay ban in tourist town

By | March 8, 2012 at 2:57 pm | No comments

While the debate over gay rights and marriage equality continues to rage in America, it seems another country, the Philippines, is also being affected-- most notably in the confines of comedy clubs. Venue and bar owners in the touristy seaside town of Puerto Galera claim the...

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