Kathy Griffin Reflects on Her Trump Photo Controversy
It’s been almost three months since Kathy Griffin tweeted a photo of herself holding a bloody mask made to look like a beheaded Donald Trump — which resulted in a huge online backlash pushed in part by the POTUS himself on Twitter – and in a new interview with The Cut, Griffin gets... [Read More]
Jacob Smith (@jacobjargon) on Elena Kagan, Selena Gomez, and ‘Glee’
Jacob Smith (@jacobjargon) is a writer, performer, activist, and Libra. He has worked as an intern at Full Frontal with Samantha Bee on TBS and was featured as a playwright at the Mizzou New Play Series. Recently, he co-starred with Rachel Tiedemann in Noah and Sofia, a mockumentary which won first ... [Read More]
Patti Harrison (@Party_Harderson) on Song Parodies and Dumb Points of View
Patti Harrison (@Party_Harderson) is a comedian, actor, writer living in Brooklyn. Her television credits include appearances on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Broad City, and TBS’s Search Party. Her work can also be seen on MTV, Comedy Central, Billboard.com, VICELAND, Conde Nas... [Read More]
@KatieBarsotti on Murder, Witches, and Female Privilege
@KatieBarsotti is a writer and performer in Los Angeles. She’s written for McSweeney’s, Reductress, CollegeHumor, the upcoming Woolly magazine, and you if you’d just let her. She and America’s sweetheart, Sam Chapman, have a comedy zine coming out in 2018 called Modern Magic:... [Read More]
@HelloLaneMoore on Ponytails, Modern Dating, and Specificity
Lane Moore is an award-winning standup comedian, writer (The Onion, The New Yorker Shouts & Murmurs, McSweeney’s), actor on HBO’s Girls, and host of Tinder Live! With Lane Moore, a popular monthly comedy show in Brooklyn that’s now on a world tour of colleges and rock venues. S... [Read More]
Ian Charles Garner (@sweatpantspapi) on Using Twitter Not as a Stage But as a Bullhorn
Ian Charles Garner is a future EGOT recipient who is constantly sporting a fresh fade and always attached to his phone. He’s gearing up to become a full blown, bicoastal Instagram boytoy as he pursues an MFA in Screenwriting at LMU’s School of Film and Television. Contrary to popular bel... [Read More]
Jackie Jennings (@ohhijackie) on Politics, Toilets, Death, and Time
Jackie Jennings is a host for the SyFy channel and regular at the UCB theater (GOAT, A Big Dumb Thing). This week we talked about three of her favorite tweets she’s made, plus Australian toilets, Brody Jenner, and the NY Mets. Living my truth until someone presents me with a better, more lucra... [Read More]
Anthony Cumia’s Twitter account suspended, allegedly following a fight with an A.V. Club writer
What a few weeks it’s been for Opie & Anthony fans. Yesterday, longtime broadcaster Anthony Cumia was suspended from Twitter… MORE Anthony Cumia’s Twitter account suspended, allegedly following a fight with an A.V. Club writer appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Artie Lange reveals emergency surgery in a series of Tweets: “I cheated the devil for the hundredth time”
Over the weekend, comedian Artie Lange posted a series of Tweets revealing he underwent emergency surgery after a recent performance… MORE Artie Lange reveals emergency surgery in a series of Tweets: “I cheated the devil for the hundredth time” appeared first on The Laugh But... [Read More]
Artie Lange reveals emergency surgery in a series of Tweets: “I cheated the devil for the hundredth time”
Over the weekend, comedian Artie Lange posted a series of Tweets revealing he underwent emergency surgery after a recent performance… MORE Artie Lange reveals emergency surgery in a series of Tweets: “I cheated the devil for the hundredth time” appeared first on The Laugh But... [Read More]