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Orange is the New Black, Saturday Night Live, Modern Family lead Emmy nominations in comedy

Orange is the New Black, Saturday Night Live, Modern Family lead Emmy nominations in comedy

By | July 10, 2014 at 2:39 pm | One comment

Netflix’s Orange is the New Black snagged 12 primetime Emmy comedy nominations this morning, beating out perennial Emmy favorites Modern Family and The Big Bang Theory in total nods. And yes, Orange is the New Black is a comedy— this year, anyway. Last year, Netflix...

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Modern Family leads pack of Golden Globes comedy nominations, but many are close behind

Modern Family leads pack of Golden Globes comedy nominations, but many are close behind

By | December 13, 2012 at 11:46 am | No comments

Regardless of who wins at the Golden Globes on Jan. 13, we’re already pleased the Hollywood Foreign Press chose Tina Fey and Amy Poehler (video below) to host event on NBC. But that doesn’t mean we aren’t interested in the nominees, especially as they relate to...

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The Laughspin interview with Gabriel Iglesias

The Laughspin interview with Gabriel Iglesias

By | October 6, 2011 at 11:23 am | One comment

Although Gabriel Iglesias is a hugely popular comic with Mexican-American ethnic background, he makes it clear that he's not into being labeled merely as a “Latino” comic. He can expertly play to all types of audiences, thank you very much. He's proven years ago he is by no...

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The Laughspin interview with Iliza Shlesinger

The Laughspin interview with Iliza Shlesinger

By | September 12, 2011 at 1:31 pm | One comment

She may look like the cute girl next door, but don't try to get fresh with Iliza Shlesinger. The comedian packs a devastatingly honest punch, which she currently uses to break the bad news to the contestants on her new television dating show Excused premiering Sept 12 (check...

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In Paul Scheer’s fantasty sports league, everything is fair game (Video)

In Paul Scheer’s fantasty sports league, everything is fair game (Video)

By | July 28, 2011 at 3:53 pm | One comment

Though the NFL is back, the fate of the rest of the sports world seems to hang in the balance. As it was largely based on the NFL season, FX's The League, even when it was unclear whether the lockout would end or not, was still going to continue. However, the wait has seen to...

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Watch a preview of the new season of “Family Guy”

Watch a preview of the new season of “Family Guy”

By | July 27, 2011 at 2:46 pm | No comments

Family Guy won't premiere its new season on Fox until Sept. 25 at 9 pm EST, but that doesn't mean you have to sit there like a helpless idiot not watching a preview, right? Right. So, go ahead and check out the below teaser, which was unveiled at Comic-Con this past weekend....

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Watch Marc Maron on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

Watch Marc Maron on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

By | July 27, 2011 at 12:17 pm | No comments

While he was in New York City to record a live version of his podcast WTF in Brooklyn, Marc Maron visited Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. He was there to not only promote the podcast but also his upcoming album This Has To Be Funny, which drops Aug. 9 on Comedy Central Records....

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Watch Myq Kaplan talk about balls, pizza, anti-gay rhymes and more on “Conan”

Watch Myq Kaplan talk about balls, pizza, anti-gay rhymes and more on “Conan”

By | July 21, 2011 at 3:01 pm | No comments

Listen, I'm not one to say, "We told you so," but when we (then, Punchline Magazine) said in 2009, that Myq Kaplan was a "comic to watch" we were pretty sure we'd end up being right. Since that time, Kaplan has finished in the top five of Last Comic Standing, released a...

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“Archer” gets a premiere date and a unique airing schedule

“Archer” gets a premiere date and a unique airing schedule

By | July 20, 2011 at 4:57 pm | No comments

My favorite animated show about a fake, bumbling CIA-like agency finally has a premiere date for its new season. FX announced today that Archer, which features the voices of comedian Aisha Tyler, H. Jon Benjamin (who's currently starring in Comedy Central's Jon Benjamin Has a...

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