Jordan Peele, Veep, Last Week Tonight win at the 2018 WGA Awards
It was another great night both for Jordan Peele and HBO as the awards season swung through the Writers Guild of America on Sunday night. Peele won for Original Screenplay for his first feature film, Get Out, while HBO played host to the writers for both Best Comedy Series, Veep, and best comedy/var... [Read More]
Tim Baltz Breaks Down How Conservatives Are “Crushing Liberals Using Their Own Language” on ‘The Opposition’
Here’s a clip from last night’s The Opposition, where Jordan Klepper welcomes Citizen Journalist Tim Baltz on the show to break down how right-wing politicians and pundits are “crushing liberals using their own language.” “See, the left is good at attaching virtue to wo... [Read More]
The Critics Choice Awards for best comedy work in TV and film from 2017
The 23rd annual Critics Choice Awards, handed out by members of the critics associations for movies and for broadcast television, went out Thursday in a live broadcast on The CW. You can find the full list of winners here. But here are the winners from among our comedy friends: Movies BEST COMEDY&nb... [Read More]
The Critics Choice Awards for best comedy work in TV and film from 2017
The 23rd annual Critics Choice Awards, handed out by members of the critics associations for movies and for broadcast television, went out Thursday in a live broadcast on The CW. You can find the full list of winners here. But here are the winners from among our comedy friends: Movies BEST COMEDY&nb... [Read More]
2017 in review: The 50 best comedy albums and specials #10 to #1
#50-#41 | #40-#31 | #30-#21 | #20-#11 | #10-#1 As we close the book on 2017, The Laugh Button staff… MORE 2017 in review: The 50 best comedy albums and specials #10 to #1 appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
The Comedy Curator’s Christmas Cuts
While I am not usually a fan of these kinds of lists, I do miss my annual tradition of sending holiday mix tapes, and later mix CDs, to friends and family. So a few caveats. Please note that this playlist does not suggest any particular hierarchy, but rather is sequenced in my suggested order of [&h... [Read More]
'Improv saved my life': the comedy classes helping people with anxiety
Once the domain of aspiring performers, improv courses are increasingly being attended by students experiencing mental health problems“Your heart’s beating faster, you feel all these eyes on you, your body reacts with panic.” No, it’s not the discarded first line of Eminem&rs... [Read More]
Tim Baltz Heads to a Roy Moore Rally in Alabama on ‘The Opposition’
Here’s a clip from last night’s The Opposition with Jordan Klepper, where Citizen Journalist Tim Baltz heads down to Alabama to speak with voters about Senate candidate Roy Moore but mostly just hang out with his fellow Moore supporters at a rally where everyone agrees that it’s ac... [Read More]
Cool thing to buy this week: Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher “Back To Back”
Today marks the release day for comedians and real life married couple Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher as they release… MORE Cool thing to buy this week: Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher “Back To Back” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]