Samantha Bee Explains How Trump Destroyed the Meaning of Words
Here’s a clip from last night’s Full Frontal, where Samantha Bee and her correspondents explain – through some creepy black-and-white performance art – how Trump and his administration have destroyed the meaning of words and added an entirely new vocabulary of nonsense words ... [Read More]
Amy Poehler and Seth Meyers Reunite for a Brand New “Really!?!” Segment
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers and Amy Poehler reunite for a brand new “Really!?!” segment covering the recent pro-Trump protests at Shakespeare in the Park’s Julius Caesar. “You know what? You’ve made actors so upset that Dani... [Read More]
Why Seeso Is Worth Saving
Last Friday, it was revealed that Seeso, the comedy-oriented streaming site owned by NBCUniversal, was issuing a series of layoffs. If that weren’t troubling enough, it was also revealed that the service had yet to accumulate an impressive number of subscribers, currently operating in the low ... [Read More]
Why Seeso Is Worth Saving
Last Friday, it was revealed that Seeso, the comedy-oriented streaming site owned by NBCUniversal, was issuing a series of layoffs. If that weren’t troubling enough, it was also revealed that the service had yet to accumulate an impressive number of subscribers, currently operating in the low ... [Read More]
Here Are Two Vastly Different, Similarly Fun Videos
What do Jared Kushner and a trio of Greasers have in common? Yes, loved ones who obsessively groom their ridiculous hair but also: this week’s column! We’ve highlighted two contributions that don’t seem to share much DNA at surface level. Upon digging a little d... [Read More]
Emily V. Gordon Wants to Make You Laugh and Cry at the Same Time
Author, producer, screenwriter, and GWAR fan Emily V. Gordon is no stranger to the philosophical principle that comedy equals tragedy plus time. And not just because she traffics in the business of being funny, although that certainly helps. Gordon, years before she became a successful author (Super... [Read More]
Marc Maron and Stephen Colbert Talk ‘WTF,’ ‘GLOW,’ and Cocaine
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Show, where Stephen Colbert chats with Marc Maron about their old Comedy Central shows in the ‘90s, the time Maron interviewed President Obama in his garage on WTF, and his new role as a coked-up manager/director on Netflix’s new series GL... [Read More]
Amy Poehler and Jimmy Fallon Play “Are You Smarter Than a Smart Girl?”
Here’s a clip from last night’s Tonight Show, where Jimmy Fallon and Amy Poehler pair up with two smart girls for a game of “Are You Smarter Than a Smart Girl?” in honor of Poehler’s Smart Girls organization. It’s a pretty close battle between the two teams, but I... [Read More]
Will Ferrell and Seth Meyers Ask Each Other for Forgiveness on ‘Late Night’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers sits down with Will Ferrell to make amends for the ways they’ve wronged each other through a game of “Clear the Air.” “I am sorry for starting the website sethmeyerssucks.com, the #1 stop on the web for... [Read More]
Check Out the Trailer for Kliph Nesteroff’s Viceland Special ‘Funny How?’
The Comedians author Kliph Nesteroff is hosting in a new special premiering on Viceland next month. Titled Funny How?, the special “uses the immersive experiences of both rookie and veteran comics to investigate broad themes of the profession and illuminate the universal humanity that informs ... [Read More]