Comedian Russell Brand thrown out of GQ event for being comedian
Last week, Russell Brand was doing what he gets paid for, which is being a provocateur. Onstage at London’s GQ Magazine Men of the Year Awards, Brand was doing his routine when accepting an award, which as anyone that’s ever seen the MTV Video Music Awards knows, involves taking shots at... [Read More]
Hartford mayor to Dave Chappelle, “Quit whining and do your job”
Dave Chappelle should quit whining, do his job and try some yoga. #HartfordHasIt P.E.S. — Mayor Pedro Segarra (@HartfordMayor) September 5, 2013 Dave Chappelle made it known loud and clear that he’s not a fan of Hartford. First, he did it by cutting his set short last Thursday. At the C... [Read More]
Fox Ignores Pleas to Make 'Dads' Less Racist
by Bradford Evans Last week, an Asian-American watchdog group called for Fox to reshoot offensive scenes in the pilot of its new Seth MacFarlane-produced sitcom, Dads. Today, Fox execs wrote a public letter back that didn't mention reshooting the scenes, meaning that the pilot will most likely go un... [Read More]
Asian-American Group Wants Seth MacFarlane's New Show 'Dads' to Reshoot Racist Scenes
by Bradford Evans Seth MacFarlane's new sitcom, Dads, hasn't hit the airwaves yet, but it's already experiencing trouble. Guy Aoki, founding president of watchdog group MANAA,  the Media Action Network for Asian Americans, wrote a public letter to Fox yesterday asking for scenes he deemed ... [Read More]
New accusations of Kain Carter stealing jokes from Patrice O’Neal and other comedians including Kevin Hart, Katt Williams, and Chris Rock
It’s been a week or so since the world of Youtube personality Kain Carter got blown to sh*t with accusations of stealing Patrice O’Neal jokes but the story doesn’t seem to end there as more evidence has come out showing that Patrice O’Neal might have just been one of the come... [Read More]
Youtube personality Kain Carter called out for stealing Patrice O’Neal jokes
The popular Youtube personality Kain Carter has a lot of views on his page, like nearly 100 million of them. As he rants about love and relationships. Well it also looks like he also has some ‘splainin’ to do, because it appears that he’s been lifting his material from the late, gr... [Read More]
Kurt Metzger talks about rape jokes and bloggers (video)
I’ve always appreciated Kurt Metzger’s stance on current events. Every time one of his status updates/rants surface on Facebook he usually has a solid point or idea about whatever the subject may be. Currently, a hotly debated topic in comedy is the rape joke. While many words have been ... [Read More]
Doug Stanhope will be a guest on the Dr. Drew Show… WHAT?!
This is an interesting turn of events as Doug Stanhope and Dr. Drew Pinsky are going to have a sit down to discuss their issues. Dr. Drew was the subject of some ire from the comedian on his previous album, claiming, “Dr. Drew is to medicine as David Blaine is to science.” Adding into th... [Read More]
Man accused of stealing other comedian’s jokes, gains huge Twitter following (poll) posted an article about a South Carolina minister named Sammy Rhodes aka @prodigalsam who has been accused of stealing jokes by many high-profile comedians like Patton Oswalt, Rob Delaney, Louis C.K., and John Mulaney. In fact, Rhodes has built quite the following on Twitter, gaining nearl... [Read More]
Dane Cook angers Boston fans by pulling his set from Boston Strong live stream (poll)
Last night several big acts that have close ties to the city of Boston, like Aerosmith, James Taylor, Jimmy Buffet and New Kids on the Block gathered for the Boston Strong concert held to raise money for One Fund Boston which is supporting victims of the Boston Marathon Bombings. Dane Cook, a comedi... [Read More]