New York Comic Con 2011 Guide to Comedy and Stuff
Dust off your Todd Margaret and Silent Bob cosplay outfits, NY Comic Con begins this week and it's not just for collecting Boris Vallejo crap anymore. As we saw with the San Diego convention, if you have any kind of TV show, movie, or failed pilot an... [Read More]
Watch “Modern Family” star Julie Bowen meet Fabio for the first time
You probably know actress Julie Bowen as controlling mother Claire Dunphy on Modern Family. But did you know she’s a controlling mother in real life? Well, that fact came out loud and clear on last night’s Tonight Show with Jay Leno, when she admitt... [Read More]
Watch Bill Murray conduct a marching band’s version of “Pinball Wizard”
I think we can all agree that Bill Murray is a weird dude. And that’s why we love him. Also, he’s funny. We love him because he’s funny. And because he’s weird. Really weird. Remember that time he showed up to a total stranger... [Read More]
Janeane Garofalo joins the cast of Adult Swim’s “Delocated”
Great news for the world of small-budget, absurdly hilarious television shows! Janeane Garofalo has joined the cast of Adult Swim’s Delocated for its upcoming third season, which premieres early next year. Delocated follows comedian Jon Glaser&... [Read More]
Steven Wright and Craig Ferguson talk about prisons, frogs and Liza Minnelli
What more do you need to know? Steven Wright paid another visit to the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, and it was delightful. Roll the clip. Steven Wright is in the middle of a stand-up tour. Check him out in a live venue near you.... [Read More]
Be Yourself PSA, as if: Lady Gaga, Katy Perry and Nicki Minaj
Nice spot-on parody video here from Alison Bennett, as she, Violet Krumbein and Sasheer Zamata tell the kids to just be themselves, except for the fact that the singers they're portraying -- Katy Perry, Lady Gaga and Nicki Minaj, respectively -- are ... [Read More]
The Onion’s publisher emeritus weighs in on proposed move to The Yukon (Chicago)
If you haven't yet heard, The Onion's corporate executives want to move the editorial staff from New York City to Chicago -- where the executives already are based alongside the satirical paper's nonfiction entertainment section, The A.V. Club. It's ... [Read More]
Meet Me In New York: Myq Kaplan
What do they say about New York City: There are eight million stories, and sometimes it seems as though eight million of the people telling them think they're comedians? No, that's not it. It is a fact, though, that America's biggest city is also its... [Read More]