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Comedy shows once again pick up the slack for mainstream news (Infographic)

Comedy shows once again pick up the slack for mainstream news (Infographic)

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

For a long time now, late night television audiences have grown to trust shows like The Daily Show and The Tonight Show with Jay Leno to provide them with an accurate summary of the day's news. And there's nothing wrong with learning about the smaller stories through an opening...

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HBO series Eastbound & Down officially coming to an end

HBO series Eastbound & Down officially coming to an end

By | June 6, 2013 at 2:00 pm | No comments

After a year of back-and-forth over the future of HBO's baseball-themed comedy series Eastbound & Down, the network announced today the show's upcoming fourth season will be its last. Cast and crew, including star Danny McBride, are currently amassing in North Carolina where...

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Jay Leno: I would perform stand-up after Richard Pryor so I’d bomb (Audio)

Jay Leno: I would perform stand-up after Richard Pryor so I’d bomb (Audio)

By | May 31, 2013 at 3:41 pm | One comment

In an interview on this week's The Paul Mecurio Show, Jay Leno talked candidly to comedian Paul Mecurio about his days as a struggling comic, sleeping outside or crashing on friends' couches, and how he slowly made it big. One of his many words of wisdom for young comics was to...

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Marc Maron sits next to Shakira, also talks to Jay Leno about eating food (Video)

Marc Maron sits next to Shakira, also talks to Jay Leno about eating food (Video)

By | May 10, 2013 at 11:50 am | No comments

Last night on The Tonight Show, Marc Maron met Jay Leno for the very first time. Also, he sat next to Shakira. Marc Maron. And pop-star Shakira. On the same show. In the same frame, at times. Was I the only one in awe of this absurd sight? Perhaps. Anyway, you should check out...

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Laughspin Podcast episode 44: Jimmy Fallon, Christopher Titus, Conan O’Brien

Laughspin Podcast episode 44: Jimmy Fallon, Christopher Titus, Conan O’Brien

By | April 4, 2013 at 3:13 pm | 3 comments

Dylan and Mike deliver great news for fans of Jim Jefferies, W. Kamau Bell, Conan O'Brien and many more and they listen to Jimmy Fallon and Jay Leno sing a duet. We also hear clips from Louis C.K. and David Cross, and much more. NOTE: This was recorded right before it was...

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It’s official: Jimmy Fallon will replace Jay Leno as Tonight Show host

It’s official: Jimmy Fallon will replace Jay Leno as Tonight Show host

By | April 3, 2013 at 12:44 pm | No comments

After weeks of rumors surrounding the fate of Jay Leno's job as host of The Tonight Show, NBC today confirmed that current Late Night host Jimmy Fallon will, in fact, take over for Leno after his 22-year-run as host concludes in the spring of 2014. The show will also return to...

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Jimmy Fallon and Jay Leno sing a duet about recent Tonight Show rumors (Video)

Jimmy Fallon and Jay Leno sing a duet about recent Tonight Show rumors (Video)

By | April 2, 2013 at 10:54 am | No comments

Last night Jimmy Fallon and Jay Leno addressed the ongoing rumors about the fate of The Tonight Show. Will Jimmy take over? Will the iconic show move from Los Angeles to New York City? Are the two hosts still friends? Of course, nothing was resolved, but gosh darn it, did the...

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Jimmy Kimmel on Jay Leno’s possible Tonight Show exit: I’d rather he go to his garage

Jimmy Kimmel on Jay Leno’s possible Tonight Show exit: I’d rather he go to his garage

By | March 25, 2013 at 1:26 pm | 2 comments

In the midst of the late-night talk show rumors swirling around the past few weeks, Jimmy Kimmel – who’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! on ABC is now going head-to-head with The Tonight Show on NBC – has opened up about the possibility of Jimmy Fallon taking over for Jay Leno and...

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Jimmy Fallon addresses rumors of his Tonight Show takeover (Video)

Jimmy Fallon addresses rumors of his Tonight Show takeover (Video)

By | March 21, 2013 at 12:04 pm | No comments

Jimmy Fallon opened his show last night by addressing the rumors that surfaced yesterday, claiming that he’ll take over The Tonight Show next year when Jay Leno’s contract expires. “Before we get started, I have to talk about the rumors that came out today, which says that...

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