Watch the first episode of “The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail” now on Comedy Central online
Comedy Central’s newest stand-up show, The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, is making its long-awaited debut this summer on July 23rd. But since we’re all impatient children, you can stream the first episode online now on Comedy Central’s website (cc.com). Unlike CC’s other st... [Read More]
 
Stand-up comedy advice from Jimmy Fallon
While Jimmy Fallon and his Tonight Show crew filmed a week of shows in Orlando last month, they took out some time to open up the ol' viewer mailbag, and Fallon answered a question about his biggest fears when he was just starting out as a stand-up comedian. Would you believe he said bombing? Fallon... [Read More]
 
Daniel Sloss on Conan, “I was fired from a computer game”
Scottish comedian Daniel Sloss was the guest comic on last night’s Conan. This was Sloss’ third time performing on Conan, a rare feat, particularly as Sloss is just 23yrs old. Sloss talks about women’s tennis, the all too realistic features of the latest FIFA video game, and the jo... [Read More]
 
Kyle Kinane is taping a new stand-up special August 16th in Athens, GA
Uncle BBQ is gearing up for brand new special, ladies and gentlemen. As announced last week on his Twitter and Tumblr, comedian Kyle Kinane is set to tape a stand-up special for Comedy Central on Saturday, August 16th in Athens, GA. Kinane will be performing two shows in one night at Athen’s g... [Read More]
 
Hari Kondabolu on Conan, “It’s the same dish! Why do we pay more for seeds?”
Hari Kondabolu was the guest comedian on Conan last night. Hari just released a new stand-up album, Waiting for 2042 which has the comedian offer up a different look at stereotypes and race in this country. Last night on the show Hari expanded his commentary and brought Chinese food into the equatio... [Read More]
 
Yannis Pappas sounds off on The U.S. vs. The World Cup (video)
It’s the World Cup, which pretty much means that the rest of the world is flipping out about football soccer as we here in the US are more concerned with all other sports that we excel at like basketball and hockey. Comedian Yannis Pappas has a bit about The U.S. vs The World Cup that [&hellip... [Read More]
 
You're My Maid of Honor Because You're My Best Friend (Who Can Do a Tight, Clean Six-Minute Set), by Alex Schmidt
by Brian Boone, Editor Rach? Need you for a sec. Abbs can finish up the rehearsal dinner caterer stuff herself. Okay, I know I need some sleep before the big day, but I know I also need to tell you how much this means to me. I have never had a friend like you. Ever. Somebody who's so fun, and so fun... [Read More]
 
Myq Kaplan on Late Night, “If you could laser off a child, I’d give it a shot”
Myq Kaplan was the guest comedian on last night’s Late Night with Seth Meyers. In his set, Kaplan talks about Facebook innovations, the weird bigotry behind horoscopes, and being a Jew with tattoos. I don’t have tattoos myself, but Kaplan makes a good point: compared to having children, ... [Read More]
 
Roy Wood Jr. on Conan, “The best superhero is Captain America”
Roy Wood Jr. swung by Conan last night to talk about something super important… that’s superheroes. Wood gave the best argument as to why Captain America is the best. He also offered up his thoughts on how Cap would’ve actually reacted to race relations in the world that he’... [Read More]
 
Gary Gulman on The Pete Holmes Show, “I’d categorize Trader Joe’s as Narnia”
Gary Gulman was the guest comedian on The Pete Holmes Show last night. Which is one of the best things ever. Mainly because Gulman is terrific at weaving pop culture into his longform jokes. Gulman went on quite the epic story about his affinity for Trader Joe’s. While we might’ve though... [Read More]