Man accused of stealing other comedian’s jokes, gains huge Twitter following (poll)
Salon.com 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]
 
Jim Norton and Lindy West debate rape jokes on ‘Totally Biased’
Last night on W. Kamau Bell’s TV show, Totally Biased Kamau hosted a discussion between Jim Norton and Jezebel.com writer Lindy West. If you aren’t familiar, West has recently began to question comedians and the jokes they make about rape. Many have chimed in on the topic and there’... [Read More]
 
I had to delete it. I can’t speak against the hive mind of Twitter. It’s a crowd.
“I didn’t hit send on that tweet and and think, ‘Where’s my applause?’ I thought the joke was defensible, but I think people got mad more because I was a celebrity, not a comedian. People know who I am now. I tweeted about Aurora, no one cared.” – Anthony Je... [Read More]
 
Image of Lizz Winstead Tweets Oklahoma Tornado Joke (Photo) | AmericasComedy.Com - Comedy News, Comedian Interviews!
Lizz Winstead Tweets Oklahoma Tornado Joke (Photo) | AmericasComedy.Com - Comedy News, Comedian Interviews!
Lizz's tweeted joke about the Oklahoma tornado targeting conservatives has since been removed [Read More]
 
Image of Leave Michael Ian Black Alone
Leave Michael Ian Black Alone
Really? He Tweeted a beer endorsement? That’s what all the fuss was about? [Read More]
 
Image of Anthony Jeselnik and a Twitter Joke about the Boston Marathon (poll)
Anthony Jeselnik and a Twitter Joke about the Boston Marathon (poll)
Anthony Jeselnik is a comedian and what comedians do is make fun of things. He’s also not for everyone because his brand of humor is normally offensive and dark. It’s put him in the hot seat before. Jeselnik isn’t a frequent Twitterer, and though he’ll go days without saying ... [Read More]
 
Image of Anthony Jeselnik, a Boston Marathon Joke and Twitter
Anthony Jeselnik, a Boston Marathon Joke and Twitter
Anthony Jeselnik tweeted out a Boston Marathon joke today, then deleted it [Read More]
 
Image of Tracy Morgan Controversy: This Time It's Sexist
Tracy Morgan Controversy: This Time It's Sexist
This week on 'Tracy Morgan Offends People', the controversial comedian goes after women for being crazy, not being in the kitchen. [Read More]
 
Image of Anthony Jeselnik shark attack sketch draws outrage
Anthony Jeselnik shark attack sketch draws outrage
Before tonight’s episode of The Jeselnik Offensive aired, viewers were already outraged about a segment called “Shark Party,” which Comedy Central uploaded to its official site as well as its YouTube channel yesterday. Pegged to the... [Read More]