Writer who accused Amy Schumer’s humor of being racist never actually saw her show or familiar with her stand-up
Last week, The Washington Post ran an opinion story about comedian Amy Schumer claiming her jokes were racist and that she had, “a blind spot around race,” after citing a Guardian article. This set the internet scrambling with reactionary pieces and Schumer ended up defending her jokes. ... [Read More]
Unsealed 2005 deposition reveals Bill Cosby aquired drugs to give women for sex
Documents have surfaced from an unsealed 2005 report are revealing what’s been suspected about Bill Cosby for a long time. Under sworn testimony given in his first lawsuit filed by Andrea Constand, the comedian stated that he acquired quaaludes with the intent of giving them to young women he ... [Read More]
Amy Schumer responds to ridiculous racism accusations
This weekend Amy Schumer took to Twitter to respond to an article in The Guardian that at the same time praised her but then declared that the comedian contained a “shockingly large blind spot about race.” Particularly singling out jokes she made about Latina women at the MTV Movie Award... [Read More]
Larry Wilmore: Take Confederate flag down (Video)
Larry Wilmore addressed the nation last night with his take on the nationwide debate over the Confederate flag. In the wake of the deadly church shooting in South Carolina, Governor Nikki Haley called for the removal of the the flag from the capital building grounds. On The Nightly Show with Larry W... [Read More]
Has Dane Cook been permanently banned from The Laugh Factory?
It’s a story we’ve heard rumblings off for the last few days. That story is that Dane Cook has been permanently banned from The Laugh Factory in Hollywood, Los Angeles. Cook has been a constant at the club for a long time, performing there and drawing crowds during the club’s lean ... [Read More]
Watch the video of Ridiculous Six Native actors talking with producers on set of Adam Sandler’s film
Adam Sandler’s latest film, Ridiculous Six, has been under a lot of scrutiny over the last few weeks. News had come out that Native American actors had left the set over what is being reported as offensive jokes and character names. Parts of the script that are under fire have also been leaked... [Read More]
Chappelle has a bad night in Detroit and fans want their money back
It was an interesting evening in Detroit this past Thursday for Dave Chappelle. He’s been on a tear as of late with sold-out shows all along his current tour. However, the second leg of a doubleheader during his two night stay in the Motor City left something to be desired. TMZ ... [Read More]
About Andres du Bouchet’s tirade about the state of late night comedy
This weekend comedian, and longtime Conan writer Andres du Bouchet went on a Twitter tirade about the current state of late night television. Du Bouchet was seemingly fed up with the current state of late night television and its very broad approc. Shows chock full of pranks, nostalgia plays, celebr... [Read More]
About Andres du Bouchet’s tirade about the state of late night comedy
This weekend comedian, and longtime Conan writer Andres du Bouchet went on a Twitter tirade about the current state of late night television. Du Bouchet was seemingly fed up with the scene and its very broad approach to what it puts on the air. Du Bouchet didn’t name names, but declared that c... [Read More]
Russell Peters states he was just “pranking” Trevor Noah when he called him a joke thief
Remember back on Monday when Russell Brand called Trevor Noah a joke thief? Ya know, that time he went on a TV news show in another country and said that Noah not only stole some jokes, but he also stole the jokes from another comedian as well? Well, surprise ya’ll! It turns out Peters was [&h... [Read More]