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Believe it or not, Lewis Black’s blood pressure is totally normal (Video)

Believe it or not, Lewis Black’s blood pressure is totally normal (Video)

By | March 7, 2012 at 10:43 pm | 3 comments

In preparation for the premiere of his newest hour comedy special, In God We Rust, Lewis Black sat down for a wee chat. It's a compact primer for what you can expect on March 17 when it premieres on Epix and EpixHD at 10 pm ET. Check it out below! And be sure to peep a...

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Watch the trailer and five clips from the upcoming Lenny Bruce documentary

Watch the trailer and five clips from the upcoming Lenny Bruce documentary

By | February 29, 2012 at 1:36 pm | One comment

Who would've thought that a producer who has made a career working on reality shows like The Bachelor, High School Reunion and Cookin' with Coolio, would have such a healthy respect for one of the comedy world's most influential figures. But the fact is, Elan Gale is clearly...

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Watch a preview from Lewis Black’s new special ‘In God We Rust’

Watch a preview from Lewis Black’s new special ‘In God We Rust’

By | February 28, 2012 at 8:57 pm | No comments

At 63 years old, Lewis Black is still one of the most prolific, relevant and, dare I say, endearing stand-up comedians in the world. And thankfully, he's gifting us with another comedy special. In God We Rust premieres on Saturday, March 17 at 10 pm ET on Epix and EpixHD.com,...

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Watch Lewis Black skewer the media’s coverage of Whitney Houston’s death

Watch Lewis Black skewer the media’s coverage of Whitney Houston’s death

By | February 22, 2012 at 10:20 am | No comments

Last night, Lewis Black dropped in to The Daily Show with Jon Stewart for a much-needed edition of Back in Black. The subject: the way in which mainstream media -- mostly Fox News and Nancy Grace -- have handled the death of Whitney Houston. Let's watch, shall we? The Daily...

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Russell Brand, Lewis Black, Jimmy Fallon appear in New York Times video series

Russell Brand, Lewis Black, Jimmy Fallon appear in New York Times video series

By | December 2, 2011 at 3:22 pm | 8 comments

If you’re anything like us here at Laughspin, you probably love to learn about the behind-the-scenes world of comedy. Comedy nerddom means we’re always asking questions: how do comedians get started in their career path? Where do they find their inspiration? That kind of...

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Laughspin’s 11 favorite “Back in Black” segments from The Daily Show

Laughspin’s 11 favorite “Back in Black” segments from The Daily Show

By | September 26, 2011 at 9:45 am | One comment

Tomorrow, Comedy Central will release Lewis Black’s newest stand-up comedy album The Prophet. The album is a time capsule of sorts as its a recording of Black onstage in 1990. That means you’re going to hear a lot of vitriol aimed toward the likes of George Bush, Dan Quayle...

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Lewis Black auctions off luxury show seating for worldwide poverty charity

Lewis Black auctions off luxury show seating for worldwide poverty charity

By | August 24, 2011 at 2:50 pm | One comment

The comedy world's favorite curmudgeon Lewis Black is helping to raise funds for charity Millennium Promise’s Spokes of Change initiative, which is a new campaign to support community health workers in Africa, and aims to end extreme poverty worldwide. Black, a champion of...

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Lewis Black finally joins Twitter!

Lewis Black finally joins Twitter!

By | August 1, 2011 at 11:46 am | No comments

Two weeks after we let you know that Jerry Seinfeld joined the Twitter-sphere, I'm pleased to report that Lewis Black has caved in as well. @TheLewisBlack began tweeting Sunday after apparently being badgered by his good friend, comedian Kathleen Madigan (@kathleenmadigan). "I'm...

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Exclusive: Lewis Black, Nick Kroll talk about upcoming Bonnaroo performances

By | June 7, 2011 at 8:08 pm | No comments

Just like the music stages at the 10th Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival offering a wildly diverse array of styles, this year’s Comedy Tent has also broadened its scope to include not only some of the best and edgiest stand-up around but spoken word, puppets and a couple of...

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