Late-night TV talk show hosts, comedians and critics remember Joan Rivers
Almost every comedian I know shared a photo and/or an anecdote about Joan Rivers tonight in the wake of her death at 81, a week after she suffered cardiac arrest and stopped breathing during throat surgery. (Read the obituary of Joan Rivers here) Looking at all of these photos shows just how many li... [Read More]
 
15 Joan Rivers videos that prove the iconic comedian could be funny anywhere
Earlier today the comedy world was devastated to hear Joan Rivers had died at the age of 81, one week after she went into cardiac arrest during throat surgery at an outpatient clinic in New York. She was rushed to Mount Sinai Hospital in New York where she was placed into a medically induced coma an... [Read More]
 
Tim Heidecker surprises Eric Wareheim on “The Tonight Show”
Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim have been friends and comedy partners for ten years now. Heidecker decided to be good friend and help make one of Wareheim’s biggest dreams come true: be on The Tonight Show. With a little help from Jimmy Fallon and The Roots, Heidecker blindfolds Wareheim and s... [Read More]
 
Tim Heidecker Surprises Eric Wareheim on 'The Tonight Show'
by Megh Wright Eric Wareheim's biggest dream ever was to be on The Tonight Show, so when he and Tim Heidecker were chosen to be guests on last night's show, Heidecker turned it into an elaborate surprise for his best friend complete with a blindfold, noise-canceling headphones, and misleading music ... [Read More]
 
Chris Hardwick Offers Some Honest Advice on Love, Health, Grandmas, and Murder
by Megh Wright @midnight host Chris Hardwick had the honor of fielding some questions for Tonight Show's "Unqualified Advice" segment, which resulted in some timeless advice on hard-hitting topics like going to school, curing a cold, getting a promotion, not murdering your boss, and dealing with a g... [Read More]
 
Louis C.K., Sarah Silverman win comedy writing awards at 2014 Emmys
The top comedy writers on TV for 2014 were stand-up comedians, according to the Emmy Awards. Take that, comedy writers. In a telecast light on filler, viral videos or much in the way of surprises, the Emmy wins for Louis C.K. (writing, comedy series) and Sarah Silverman (writing, variety special) di... [Read More]
 
'The Tonight Show' Got a Bunch of Local NBC Anchors to Deliver Happy News Stories
by Megh Wright Everything in the news lately has been a downer, but The Tonight Show decided that the best way to combat an overload of negative news is to make up some fake good news. The result is "I've Got Good News and Good News," which enlists a bunch of local NBC news anchors to warm your hear... [Read More]
 
'The Tonight Show' Got a Bunch of Local NBC Anchors to Deliver Happy News Stories
by Megh Wright Everything in the news lately has been a downer, but The Tonight Show decided that the best way to combat an overload of negative news is to make up some fake good news. The result is "I've Got Good News and Good News," which enlists a bunch of local NBC news anchors to warm your hear... [Read More]
 
Artie Lange gives some really unqualified advice to fans of “The Tonight Show”
Artie Lange was the guest comedian on The Tonight Show last night, before he took to the stage he offered up some advice about relationships to people writing into the show in the latest segment of The Tonight Show’s feature Unqualified Advice. Lange then went on the show and participated in a... [Read More]
 
Artie Lange gives some really unqualified advice to fans of “The Tonight Show”
Artie Lange was the guest comedian on The Tonight Show last night, before he took to the stage he offered up some advice about relationships to people writing into the show in the latest segment of The Tonight Show’s feature Unqualified Advice. Lange then went on the show and participated in a... [Read More]