Jon Stewart’s beef with WWE wrestler Seth Rollins just came to (low) blows
The Seth Rollins vs. Jon Stewart pseudo beef just escalated. If you weren’t paying attention, lets catch you up. A few weeks ago, pro wrestler Seth Rollins threw shade at The Daily Show host. Last week Stewart responded by cutting a promo, saying Rollins shouldn’tve messed with The Daily... [Read More]
 
Netflix sets premiere date for “Wet Hot American Summer,” new stand-up specials from Chris D’Elia and Jen Kirkman
Today Netflix announced a bunch of new premiere dates, perhaps one of the most exciting being the return of We Hot American Summer. That’s right, mark the calendars for July 17th as the date the eight-episode run begins on the streaming video channel. Feel the fire! Additionally, the ‘Fl... [Read More]
 
Madonna eyes comedy career, should music ever fail her
Madonna Louise Veronica Ciccone – pop icon, mediocre actress, BSDM queen, and… stand-up comedian? Well, after you’ve intentionally published a book that shows you and Vanilla Ice doing the nasty, where else is there to go but onstage in front of a microphone to tell jokes about it... [Read More]
 
Madonna eyes comedy career, should music ever fail her
Madonna Louise Veronica Ciccone – pop icon, mediocre actress, BSDM queen, and… stand-up comedian? Well, after you’ve intentionally published a book that shows you and Vanilla Ice doing the nasty, where else is there to go but onstage in front of a microphone to tell jokes about it... [Read More]
 
Taran Killam Defends ‘SNL’ ISIS Sketch! Why ‘Saturday Night Live’ Star Is ‘Proud’ Of Skit (VIDEO)
America is still debating whether Saturday Night Live’s recent ISIS parody went too far. Now one of the stars of the SNL sketch, Taran Killam, has weighed in. And unsurprisingly, he is defending his employer’s skit. This past week’s SNL featured a mock commercial with Killam and gu... [Read More]
 
Taran Killam Defends ‘SNL’ ISIS Sketch! Why ‘Saturday Night Live’ Star Is ‘Proud’ Of Skit (VIDEO)
America is still debating whether Saturday Night Live’s recent ISIS parody went too far. Now one of the stars of the SNL sketch, Taran Killam, has weighed in. And unsurprisingly, he is defending his employer’s skit. This past week’s SNL featured a mock commercial with Killam and gu... [Read More]
 
What's on TV This Week: 'Togetherness' Wraps Up Season One
by Stephanie Simon There's plenty new on this week, including the season finale of Togetherness as well as new episodes of The Mindy Project, Workaholics, and Portlandia. Thursday, VH1 is re-airing SNL's 40th Anniversary Special, and on Saturday night Chris Hemsworth hosts SNL. Finish the ... [Read More]
 
Watch Stephen Colbert Talk Comedy and Catholicism with Father James Martin
by Megh Wright America's favorite Catholic Stephen Colbert was recently interviewed by Father James Martin for weekly Catholic magazine America, and Colbert reveals everything from what he gave up for Lent to what he'd say to the Pope to his favorite passage from the Bible (to sum it up, it's basica... [Read More]
 
Paul F. Tompkins and Randall Park Talk 'The Interview,' 'Fresh Off the Boat,' and East/West Coast Rap
by Megh Wright Here's the latest episode of Speakeasy with host Paul F. Tompkins, who sits down with Fresh Off the Boat's Randall Park to sip on some Moscow mules and chat about his life, from his post-college "joke rap" band to when he was a Starbucks barista and Wild 'N Out cast member at the same... [Read More]
 
Netflix sets dates for Wet Hot American Summer miniseries, stand-up specials from Jen Kirkman, Chris D’Elia
Netflix has announced premiere dates for its upcoming slate of original series and stand-up comedy specials including the long-awaited reunion of Wet Hot American Summer, as a miniseries prequel (WHAS: First Day of Camp) on July 17. Just take a look at the confirmed cast: The streaming service also... [Read More]