Comedy Central announces premiere dates for new Jeselnik, Schumer, and Kroll TV shows
Well, we knew they were coming and no it looks like Comedy Central is looking to get all 2013 on our asses and they’re starting this year. Blasts! The got us on a technicality! The network’s been developing shows by great stand-up comedians for a while now and just today they announced t... [Read More]
25 Captions of Christmas: Day 12, enter to win Statiristas! book, Jim Gaffigan, and Paul F Tompkins
For 25 Captions of Christmas we’ll be offering up some sweet comedy prizes that you can win with just a snarky comments. Prizes will include autographed books, DVDs, CDs, TV shows and the like that are all from funny people. Every morning we will post a photo for you to caption, you enter by l... [Read More]
Talking Comedy with Adam Carolla (Part 2 of 3)
It’s part 2 in our three part interview with Adam Carolla. In this video Carolla tells us what makes for the perfect hot dog. As you might notice, our interviewer Brian Elles, a native Chicagoian gives what Carolla feels is the wrong answer on toppings and that just sends the Ace Man into a ta... [Read More]
Kumail Nanjiani tours Portlandia in new web series for IFC (video)
Portlandia returns Friday January 4th but if you can’t wait that long launched a web series called Kumail Tours Portlandia. They decided to keep it simple and just have the title of the show describe the series exactly. Good work guys. When he’s not Franklin or Bash-ing, comedian... [Read More]
Ohhhhh! Andrew Dice Clay will air his first special in nearly 17 years on New Year’s Eve
Mark your calendars for New Years Eve for it will mark the return of the Dice Man. That’s right, Andrew Dice Clay will have a new special on that night. Marking it is first one-hour special in nearly 17 years. The show, Indestructible will be produced by and air on Showtime. This is Dice’... [Read More]
Talking Comedy with Adam Carolla (Part 1 of 3)
We got the chance to sit down with the podcast king himself Adam Carolla. In this special 3 part series (the man likes to talk) he talks about everything from getting started in comedy, his workout regimen, the podcasting world, mistakes people make, and he even goes on a few jacks about life. For i... [Read More]
Jon Stewart almost quit Daily Show over “asshole” coworkers
Late night satire’s biggest secrets were revealed live on stage in Montclair, NJ Friday night as Stephen Colbert interviewed Jon Stewart at the Wellmont Theatre, a fundraiser for the Montclair Film Festival. While the two have discussed their work onstage toge... [Read More]
Jimmy Fallon, Margaret Cho, Lewis Black, and Jim Gaffigan amongst 2012 comedy Grammy noms
The GRAMMY nominations were announced tonight and Margaret Cho, Lewis Black, Kathy Griffin, and Jim Gaffigan are amongst the nominees. There’s also some musical representation in this category with noms going to Jimmy Fallon and Tenacious D for mostly musical outings. Jimmy Fallon Blow Your Pa... [Read More]
Review: Kyle Kinane “Whiskey Icarus”
On Kyle Kinane’s 2010 debut comedy album Death of The Party the comedian jokingly declared that his creative writing degree with pay for itself. Fast forward a few years ahead and though originally declared in a joking manner this is starting to prove true for Uncle Bar-B-Que and his dumb dumb... [Read More]
Colbert’s urinating squirrel story: the real version
The Daily Show’s John Hodgman recently appeared on SiriusXM’s Unmasked, and relayed story about Stephen Colbert overcoming his fear of public embarrassment. The tale is a great one, but the time it reached Hodgman third-hand (“so it might not... [Read More]