John Weiss, Rahn Ramey, comedians
We lost two comedians in one week. John Weiss was familiar to veteran East Coast comedians, particularly those who came up on Long Island. Rahn Ramey was a St. Louis native who resided in New Orleans. He had been battling colorectal cancer since a... [Read More]
Laughing at Last Week: June 7th hits morgue coolers and run away test drives
This week’s episode of Laughing at Last Week host Phil Rothermich brings us the news on a New York morgue putting one of its coolers on eBay, a llama on the loose, a dad who asks ‘who cares about nazis’ and much more. In addition there’s lots of weird news out of Florida. Well, that [...]Laugh... [Read More]
Wanda Sykes Expands to OWN Network
Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network has made more recent extensions by adding Wanda Sykes into the picture; she has signed on for two comedy specials that she will be hosting. Sykes, best known for being the bluntly honest best friend on “New Adv... [Read More]
The Half Hour: Cristela Alonzo does not like Halloween
This week, Cristela Alonzo’s the one in the spotlight for The Half Hour. In this preview clip, Cristela tells us why Halloween is her least favorite time of the year, and how much she enjoys watching other people do the walk of shame.The Half Hour: Cristela Alonzo does not like Halloween appea... [Read More]
Jim Norton and Lindy West Debate Rape Jokes
It’s been almost a year since comedian Daniel Tosh drew fire for making light of rape on stage at the Laugh Factory. After the backlash and anti-backlash backlash it seemed that, merits of the case aside, the issue was settled: no material is off-lim... [Read More]
Will Noonan and His Podcast ‘High Pathetically’
Will Noonan is an up-and-coming comedian trying to make a name for himself. So what makes him different from other up-and-coming comedians? He uses it to his advantage. Noonan has recorded a documentary-style podcast series, “High Pathetically ... [Read More]
Ron Burgundy inducted into the history of journalism museum… for a few months
We all knew he was “kind of a big deal” but now its official, Washington D.C.’s Newseum will host “Anchorman: The Exhibit.” Pretty unbelievable that an institution dedicated to the history of journalism will be featuring a fake news crew, but hey, I’m all for it! The exhibit isn’t just a promotion f... [Read More]
Comedy Central now on Amazon Prime Instant Video
Comedy Central has officially joined forces with Amazon Prime Instant Video to give you streaming Comedy Central shows whenever and wherever you want them! Shows on Amazon Prime Instant Video include Workaholics, Key & Peele, Tosh.0, Chappelle’s Show and more! Not to mention Amazon Prime is wil... [Read More]
Meeting of musical comedy juggernauts, The Lonely Island meets ‘Weird’ Al Yankovic
In terms of comedy musicians two names quickly come to mind, The Lonely Island and ‘Weird’ Al Yankovic. They’re both crazy talented at creating hilarious music and GQ finally brought them together in their Comedy Issue (in stores now). Before the greatest meeting in musical comedy histor... [Read More]
Some insight in to the comedic mind of mind of Mitch Hedberg by looking at his notebooks
An article published by GQ contains never-before-seen pages from the notebooks of late comedian Mitch Hedberg, who was known for his observational humor, witty and occasionally surreal one-liners, and his unique idiolect. The notebooks contain a glimpse into the mind of one of the greatest stand-up ... [Read More]