Stephen Colbert gets massive sing-along send off from celebs as “The Colbert Report” signs off one last time
About an hour ago, Stephen Colbert and The Colbert Report signed off for the last time. It’s bittersweet and we’re already imagining the think pieces that we’ll read these next few weeks breaking down the cultural relevance of a show that started off as a singular joke and lasted n... [Read More]
Today's Funniest Tweets
by WitStream Jared Logan Bad news guys. N Korea just found out about Mickey Rooney in Breakfast at Tiffany's. Bob Powers North Korea threatens to kill Alan Alda unless he publicly states that t... [Read More]
Craig Ferguson to James Corden: "I'm Delighted You're Taking Over"
by Megh Wright Craig Ferguson's final Late Late Show airs tomorrow night and James Corden takes over in March, so during last night's show Ferguson brought Corden on for a symbolic passing of the torch, brief hazing, and warning to Late Late Show viewers to be nice to the new guy, who is apparently ... [Read More]
Jessica Williams puts Fox News through the Jay-Z treatment
Fox News can never seem to keep their foot out of their mouth. Recently, Sean Hannity referred to rapper Jay-Z as a “former crack dealer” in a recent segment. He really couldn’t let it go.  It seems Fox News has a new rule, everyone must be labeled by the worst thing they&rsqu... [Read More]
'The Interview' Screenwriter Dan Sterling: "Comedians Shouldn't Be Held Accountable for Acts of Violence"
by Megh Wright "Comedians shouldn't be held accountable for acts of violence – and those we satirize shouldn't be silenced. Sarah Palin is hilarious, and I would never want her silenced. It informs the debate. The problem is the people who make the threats. If Iran made a comedy titled Eat Shi... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Jenny Slate Delights On 'WTF'
by Stephanie Simon The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We're here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week... [Read More]
The Lonely Island Takes Turns on the Mic with Reggie Watts
by Megh Wright Here's the latest installment of Comedy Bang! Bang!'s web series Reggie Makes Music featuring Friday's guests The Lonely Island, who all seem a little reluctant to take their turn on the mic but make the best of their very awkward situation. Bonus points to Reggie Watts for wearing th... [Read More]
Oreo Cookie Balls Song feat. JINX
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“The Chris Gethard Show” has found a home on cable
Sadly for many comedy nerds, Chris Gethard’s bid to move his popular public access show, The Chris Gethard Show, to cable seemed like a failed journey. Comedy Central ordered a pilot of the show, only to later pass on the project. However, it looks like TCGS has found a new home on cable. In a... [Read More]
Sarah Silverman to star in new comedy pilot for HBO
It looks like Sarah Silverman might be heading back to HBO. THR reports that the network has ordered a new comedy pilot that Silverman will star in. The untitled comedy is describes as “a comedic look at a pathologically honest woman (Silverman) having a modern midlife crisis.” In additi... [Read More]