What it’s like to work as a woman in late-night TV comedy in 2018
You don’t have to be Nell Scovell to know the gender ratio is and always has been rather bleak for hiring women to write for late-night TV talk shows. Although Scovell, one of the rare women hired to write for David Letterman over multiple decades, certainly has crunched all of the numbers. St... [Read More]
Sacha Baron Cohen character exposed by California gun store owner
We saw four new Sacha Baron Cohen characters in his latest satirical stunt, Who Is America?, which debuted this past Sunday on Showtime. But a fifth character didn’t go over so well, as Baron Cohen found out last year and we only discovered this week, thanks to a California gun store owner who... [Read More]
Let’s watch some outtakes from season 43 of “Saturday Night Live”
It’s the middle of the summer which unfortunately means we’re getting no new episodes of Saturday Night Live. Good thing… MORE Let’s watch some outtakes from season 43 of “Saturday Night Live” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Conan O’Brien helps his assistant buy a new car
Conan O’Brien is a good dude and he’d like to help those close to him. Queue up Sona, his longtime… MORE Conan O’Brien helps his assistant buy a new car appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Conan O’Brien helps his assistant buy a new car
Conan O’Brien is a good dude and he’d like to help those close to him. Queue up Sona, his longtime… MORE Conan O’Brien helps his assistant buy a new car appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Listen to and read Doug Stanhope deliver eulogies for Sean Rouse
Doug Stanhope, who booked the late Sean Rouse on his Unbookables tour and captured it for a documentary, has written a beautiful eulogy to his friend over at Vulture. GO READ IT. If reading proves too difficult for you, for whatever reason, then you can listen to Stanhope along with pals Mat Becker,... [Read More]
Happy Independence Day! Here’s a supercut of Bill Burr roasting everything
It’s the 4th of July! The celebration of America. We can’t think of a more American art than stand-up comedy… MORE Happy Independence Day! Here’s a supercut of Bill Burr roasting everything appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Here’s a first look at Bobcat Goldthwait’s new anthology series, “Misfits & Monsters”
For a long time the folks at truTV have been working with Bobcat Goldthwait to bring a new TV series… MORE Here’s a first look at Bobcat Goldthwait’s new anthology series, “Misfits & Monsters” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Jordan Klepper ends “The Opposition” wondering if the bad guys won
Last night concluded the 9 month run of Jordan Klepper’s late night show, The Opposition. An experiment in sending up… MORE Jordan Klepper ends “The Opposition” wondering if the bad guys won appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
If you plan to see The Offspring / 311 tour this summer, the Super Troopers might have different plans
So, if you’re looking for a 90s nostalgia trio, the bands 311 and The Offspring are hitting the road for… MORE If you plan to see The Offspring / 311 tour this summer, the Super Troopers might have different plans appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]