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The Laughspin Interview with John Hodgman

The Laughspin Interview with John Hodgman

By | November 13, 2012 at 1:59 pm | 3 comments

There's only one man who can generate 16 hours of humorous, insightful and intelligent audio read by the likes of Patton Oswalt, Dick Cavett, Jon Hamm, Paul Rudd, Sarah Vowell, Brooke Shields, Scott Adsit, Robin Goldwasser, Jonathan Coulton, John Roderick and Rachel Maddow. His...

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Vice President Joe Biden will guest star on Parks and Recreation (Video)

Vice President Joe Biden will guest star on Parks and Recreation (Video)

By | November 8, 2012 at 1:45 pm | No comments

When Parks and Recreation traveled to Washington D.C. for their season premiere in July, senators Barbara Boxer, Olympia Snowe, and John McCain all made cameos. It was not only exciting for viewers to watch, but also for Amy Poehler's character Leslie Knope, who's a feminist...

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Vote for Obama and Will Ferrell will eat garbage or whatever (Video)

Vote for Obama and Will Ferrell will eat garbage or whatever (Video)

By | November 5, 2012 at 3:20 pm | No comments

Will Ferrell may not be known for his biting political satire, but he feels strongly enough about the current election to campaign for Barack Obama's second term for president of the United States of America. How strongly? Well, strongly enough that he'll eat garbage, or take a...

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New study finds late night hosts make fun of Romney twice as much as Obama

New study finds late night hosts make fun of Romney twice as much as Obama

By | November 5, 2012 at 12:08 pm | 3 comments

Ever since Barack Obama replaced George W. Bush in the White House four years ago, politically minded comedians have attempted to adjust their focus to a president who is decidedly not the slow-moving target Bush was. And on the eve of election day, it seems Obama is still...

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Mr. Burns from The Simpsons reveals his presidential endorsement (Video)

Mr. Burns from The Simpsons reveals his presidential endorsement (Video)

By | November 1, 2012 at 4:25 pm | No comments

Not to be outdone by New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg, who today announced his surprise presidential election endorsement of Barack Obama, another billionaire has come forward with his pick. That's right! The Simpsons' famously wealthy crankpot Mr. Burns has also announced who...

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An ode to School House Rocks features an angry, homeless Uncle Sam (Video)

An ode to School House Rocks features an angry, homeless Uncle Sam (Video)

By | November 1, 2012 at 2:19 pm | One comment

The folks at Animation Domination High Def have struck again, this time tackling the process by which we vote for president of the United States. A play on the classic School House Rocks songs that still help educate our youth, this one features a homeless Uncle Sam who's more...

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You should read comedian Rob Delaney’s message to voters

You should read comedian Rob Delaney’s message to voters

By | October 31, 2012 at 11:14 am | 2 comments

Though he's widely known for his hilarious, off-color quips on Twitter, comedian Rob Delaney has, in recent months, become increasingly vocal about the presidential election. Over the summer, in fact, his tweets became the most re-tweeted on the subject of Mitt...

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Seth Meyers and John Oliver want different things from presidential election (Exclusive)

Seth Meyers and John Oliver want different things from presidential election (Exclusive)

By | October 30, 2012 at 2:58 pm | No comments

Regardless of how you feel about Barack Obama or Mitt Romney (or Gary Johnson), this election has provided many laughs and ample material for our favorite comedians (Super PACs, binders full of women, and Perry's "oops"). At Bob Saget's Scleroderma fundraiser recently, I caught...

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Tina Fey: If one more gray-faced man explains what rape is, I’m gonna lose my mind (Video)

Tina Fey: If one more gray-faced man explains what rape is, I’m gonna lose my mind (Video)

By | October 25, 2012 at 10:15 pm | No comments

Tina Fey was invited to speak at the Center for Reproductive Rights Inaugural Gala at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York last night. And talk she did. Although the entire speech is not online yet, the Wall Street Journal has released an amazing clip. “I wish we could have...

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