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Whoopi Goldberg releases Web series on YouTube (Videos)

Whoopi Goldberg releases Web series on YouTube (Videos)

By | February 25, 2014 at 4:56 pm | No comments

Comedian and The View co-host Whoopi Goldberg unveiled two videos today on YouTube, part of a new Web series called Rollin’ With Whoopi. If the first two episodes are indicative of the entire series, the premise of Rollin’ With Whoopi is quite simple: Goldberg, along with...

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Starz launches premium YouTube comedy channel with three original shows

Starz launches premium YouTube comedy channel with three original shows

By | September 12, 2013 at 12:34 pm | No comments

Premium cable channel Starz is attempting to become a serious competitor in the online comedy programming game with the announcement of its new YouTube channel, Union Pool. Attempting to compete with the growing popularity of comedy web series on the number one video site, Union...

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YouTube star steals from Patrice O’Neal, offers no apology (Videos)

YouTube star steals from Patrice O’Neal, offers no apology (Videos)

By | August 5, 2013 at 11:06 am | 20 comments

At this point in the game, it would take a sociopathic soul or an incredibly dumb person to even dare steal material from a well-known comedian for his or her own gain. And you’d have to be straight-up insane to steal from Patrice O’Neal — a dead man — and one of the...

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Margaret Cho will launch prison comedy ‘In Transition’ on YouTube (Video)

Margaret Cho will launch prison comedy ‘In Transition’ on YouTube (Video)

By | June 10, 2013 at 6:37 pm | No comments

Veteran comedian Margaret Cho will launch In Transition, a comedy series for her official YouTube channel, on July 3. Co-starring Selene Luna and Yvette Saunders, the show revolves around the three friends who are forced to adjust to life after their release from prison. A total...

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The Laugh Factory offers paid VIP YouTube channel with premium videos

The Laugh Factory offers paid VIP YouTube channel with premium videos

By | May 9, 2013 at 3:35 pm | No comments

YouTube just unveiled its first 30 paid video channels, and The Laugh Factory VIP property is the only comedy-centric offering. To be clear, you’ll still be able to access the Hollywood venue’s main YouTube channel, which boasts more than 157,000 subscribers and nearly 65...

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Sarah Silverman romances a child in this short film (Video)

Sarah Silverman romances a child in this short film (Video)

By | May 2, 2013 at 3:07 pm | 4 comments

In Sarah Silverman’s latest contribution to the JASH network on YouTube, we find the comedian embroiled in a torrid love affair with a suitor of a less advanced aged than her own. Filtered through the lens of French film noir – down to the English subtitles – it’s not...

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Introducing the Laughspin video playlist, coming to your face every Friday!

Introducing the Laughspin video playlist, coming to your face every Friday!

By | April 5, 2013 at 12:26 pm | One comment

Hey, Laughspinners. We're quite pleased to introduce you to Jason Horton, a man of many talents—writer, producer, actor and YouTube hero. Starting today, he’ll be curating a handful of hilarious videos every Friday for your amusement. Each week, you’ll find a neatly...

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Watch the premiere of Norm Macdonald’s new talk show (Video)

Watch the premiere of Norm Macdonald’s new talk show (Video)

By | March 26, 2013 at 10:12 am | One comment

For those of you still upset that Comedy Central pulled the plug far too early on Sports Show with Norm Macdonald, let us submit this piece of good news: The Saturday Night Live alum -- and dare we say, best, Weekend Update anchor -- has a new talk show that airs live on YouTube...

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Tim & Eric’s Go Pro Show will premiere on YouTube channel JASH on April 15 (Video)

Tim & Eric’s Go Pro Show will premiere on YouTube channel JASH on April 15 (Video)

By | March 18, 2013 at 5:17 pm | No comments

Last week, the talent behind the newest premium comedy channel on YouTube -- inexplicably named JASH -- Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera, Reggie Watts and Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim descended upon South By Southwest in Austin to officially announce the coming of their newest...

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