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The Laughspin video interview with Jimmy Shubert from Laughfest

The Laughspin video interview with Jimmy Shubert from Laughfest

By | March 19, 2012 at 11:04 am | One comment

While at Laughfest in Grand Rapids last week, I caught up with comedian Jimmy Shubert just before he was about to get on a plane to Los Angeles. You may know Jimmy from his appearances on King of Queens; he also just did a spot on the CBS hit series 2 Broke Girls. If you're...

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Leslie Knope gets city council endorsement from real life Parks and Recreation union

Leslie Knope gets city council endorsement from real life Parks and Recreation union

By | March 12, 2012 at 6:05 pm | No comments

If you’ve been watching Parks and Recreation this season (and why wouldn’t you be?) you’ll know that our friend Leslie Knope is trying hard to get as many bigtime endorsements as she can in order to help secure her win as city councilwoman of Pawnee. And now, without even...

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Campaigning for Mitt Romney, Jeff Foxworthy takes a shot at Barack Obama

Campaigning for Mitt Romney, Jeff Foxworthy takes a shot at Barack Obama

By | March 12, 2012 at 5:56 pm | One comment

Veteran comedian and television host Jeff Foxworthy campaigned with Republican presidential hopeful and current frontrunner Mitt Romney today, hitting both Alabama and Mississippi. Romney already lost in Georgia (Foxworthy’s home state) as Newt Gingrich snagged a victory...

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Stephen Colbert’s SuperPAC ad tribute to Herman Cain will blow your goddamn mind (Video)

Stephen Colbert’s SuperPAC ad tribute to Herman Cain will blow your goddamn mind (Video)

By | March 9, 2012 at 4:29 pm | No comments

One of the strangest things about SuperPACs for presidential candidates is that even if you've dropped out of the race, you can still spend the money you've collected and roll out television ads. And that's exactly what Hermain Cain has done. You may have already peeped the...

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Greta Van Susteren should do some research before demonizing Louis C.K.

Greta Van Susteren should do some research before demonizing Louis C.K.

By | March 9, 2012 at 12:49 pm | 50 comments

UPDATE: 6:30 pm -- Louis C.K. has pulled out of the event. He will not be performing. Last night, Fox News anchor Greta Van Susteren took to her official blog GretaWire to proudly proclaim that she will not be attending the Radio and Television Correspondents Association...

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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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Find out how Futurama is helping the presidential election process

Find out how Futurama is helping the presidential election process

By | March 2, 2012 at 2:08 pm | 2 comments

Brace yourselves, folks: it’s an election year. So we’ll soon be hearing a lot about voter fraud and Diebold machine malfunctions. Hooray. Some, however, are taking some precautions against vote hacking. In a brilliant bit of crowd-sourcing, teams from all over the globe...

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Ted Alexandro talks shady politicians, fake Chinese and more on Letterman (Video)

Ted Alexandro talks shady politicians, fake Chinese and more on Letterman (Video)

By | March 2, 2012 at 1:10 pm | No comments

One of my faves, Ted Alexandro was on Late Show with David Letterman last night. So check out the video below, wherein we find T-Dro (just made that up; please begin using it) opining on language, shady politicians and more! What's that? You want more T-Dro? Let's do it....

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Garfunkel and Oates unleashes official music video for ‘Save The Rich’

Garfunkel and Oates unleashes official music video for ‘Save The Rich’

By | February 29, 2012 at 1:57 pm | One comment

Back in November, Garfunkel and Oates (Kate Micucci and Riki Lindhome) released their DIY video for their then-new song "Save The Rich," just in time for the Occupy Wall Street movement. But today, seeing as their newest album Slippery When Moist was just released, the brand...

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