Watching 'Grown Ups 2' Every Week for a Year and Living to Talk About It
by Charles Armstrong Allow me to introduce you to The Worst Idea of All Time, a podcast with a remarkably simple and twisted premise: two comedians watch and review Grown Ups 2 every week for a year. Yes, you read that correctly. Helmed by two standups from New Zealand, Guy Montgomery and Tim B... [Read More]
 
America gives Tracey Ullman back to the UK
Tracey Ullman is returning home. It’s be 30 years since she gave face regularly on British TV and now she’s headed back with her own comedy series. The actress, writer and singer, who has enjoyed decades of success in the US, said it was “a privilege” to be back. Th... [Read More]
 
Jordan Klepper Investigates Florida's New Ban on Doctors Discussing Guns with Patients
by Megh Wright Florida recently passed legislation that prohibits doctors from discussing gun safety with patients, so The Daily Show's Jordan Klepper headed down to the Sunshine State to investigate. To better understand the ban, Klepper interviews a paranoid second amendment attorney who supports ... [Read More]
 
Adam Sandler and Bob Barker recreate their Happy Gilmore fight for Night Of Too Many Stars
Adam Sandler and Bob Barker have not seen each other since they got into a sparring match on Sandler’s film, Happy Gilmore. Turns out after all of these years the feud between the two hasn’t soured a bit. On Night of Too Many Stars, whose telethon airs this weekend, the pair settle some ... [Read More]
 
Adam Sandler and Bob Barker Reunite on Comedy Central's 'Night of Too Many Stars'
by Megh Wright Comedy Central's Night of Too Many Stars airs this weekend, and the network released a sneak peek today featuring Adam Sandler and Bob Barker reuniting in another glorious Happy Gilmore brawl. Catch the rest of the special on Comedy Central Sunday night at 8:00pm. 0 Comments... [Read More]
 
Watch Conan O'Brien's Visit to Cuba
by Megh Wright Conan's very special episode in Cuba aired last night, making it the first time a US late night host filmed in the country since 1959. Check out O'Brien's opening segment above, then watch the rest of the special below, in which Conan takes Spanish lessons, visits a cigar factory, lea... [Read More]
 
Artie Lange on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Artie Lange already has achieved favored-guest status with Jimmy Fallon, and usually heads straight to the panel to talk smack with Jimmy. But on Wednesday night's episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Lange started off with a stand-up set, in which he dished about the Kardashian family... [Read More]
 
Conan O’Brien goes to Cuba: A special wonderful hour #ConanCuba
In the first few minutes of Conan O'Brien's special episode of Conan on TBS Wednesday night, he explained the political, social and cultural ramifications of the United States move to "normalize" relations with Cuba after a 53-year-long economic blockade and embargo. "Which is why I kept the purpose... [Read More]
 
The Laugh Button Podcast: Seeing other people with Giulia Rozzi and Brooke Van Poppelen
Mark and Matt are joined in the studio by Giulia Rozzi and Brook Van Poppelen, two comedians who wrote and star in the web series, Seeing Other People, which just wrapped its first season. In addition, the gang discusses loves/likes of stand-up vs other elements of performing and writing comedy, why... [Read More]
 
Read a Beautiful Eulogy for Harris Wittels by His Sister Stephanie
by Megh Wright It's been nearly two weeks since writer and comedian Harris Wittels tragically died at the age of 30, and since then there's been an outpouring of remembrance from fans and fellow comics who loved Harris for his many comedy contributions. Yesterday, Harris' sister Stephanie Wittels Wa... [Read More]