It was ok, an album of comedy
If you like dark, nihilist stand-up, you are definitely going to enjoy David Heti's CD or download It Was OK. It is not perfect but the pros more than outweigh the cons and the material is strong enough to warrant repeated listenings. This is a self-determined contribution release if you ... [Read More]
Katt Williams knows who shot Suge Knight because he was there and saw nobody do it, wait what?
Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. Katt Williams is always good for some interesting news stories. We know that the comedian and Death Row Records mogul Suge Night were seen palling around every once in a while. This weekend Knight was the victim of a shooting out in LA during the ... [Read More]
Rain Pryor doesn’t approve of Richard Pryor biopic: No one desires to know the truth (Exclusive)
While comedy fans rejoiced today due to both Oprah Winfrey and director Lee Daniels confirming Mike Epps will play iconic comedian Richard Pryor in an upcoming biopic, Pryor’s daughter Rain doesn’t share the excitement, and for good reason. “I don’t approve of the biopic peri... [Read More]
Today's Funniest Tweets
by WitStream Kumail Nanjiani Wait so the guy who directs True Detective is also handsome? Fuck that. Lamont Price Kathy Bates was so shocked she won she almost fell out of her parachute. #Emmys... [Read More]
Netflix renews “BoJack Horseman” for a second season
Well that escalated quickly. After debuting just this past Friday, Netflix has ordered a second season of its new animated comedy BoJack Horseman. According to THR, Netflix has ordered another round of twelve episodes. The series revolves around BoJack, a failed ’90′s sitcom star trying ... [Read More]
Netflix Renews 'BoJack Horseman' Days After Its Premiere
by Megh Wright Netflix's new animated series starring Will Arnett BoJack Horseman premiered on the streaming network this past Friday and already has a second season locked in. THR reports that the series has been officially renewed for a second 12-episode season. Aaron Paul, Amy Sedaris, Alison Bri... [Read More]
Tim Heidecker Says 'Tim and Eric's Bedtime Stories' Is a Reflection of Our "Shit Culture"
by Megh Wright "Once we started making the show, and we saw what we were actually doing, I sort of thought, Well, this show is not going to make you feel good. And we shouldn’t be feeling good! We’re shit people. We’re a shit culture. This is like punishment for being horrible. The... [Read More]
Billy Crystal’s Robin Williams Emmys tribute: Read and watch the full speech
If you missed Billy Crystal’s tribute to Robin Williams last night during the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, we’ve dropped the full video below. We’ve also transcribed the entire speech. Enjoy. He made us laugh. Hard. Every time you saw him. On television, movies, nightclubs, a... [Read More]
Kelly Carlin digs deep for a new memoir and a posthumous live CD or CDs from her father
For the better part of the past six years, Kelly Carlin has been processing and sharing the lessons from her life as the only child of a comedy legend, first as a stage show -- "A Carlin Home Companion" -- and now in a published memoir of the same title. She handed in a 336-page manuscript to her ed... [Read More]
Last Night's Emmy Awards Scored the Second Highest Ratings in Eight Years
by Megh Wright The ratings for last night's Emmy Awards are in, and Seth Meyers's turn at the hosting gig raked in a big audience. A total of 15.6 million viewers watched the live ceremony on NBC, making it the most-watched night on network TV since the Oscars in March as well as the highest viewed ... [Read More]