Dave Chappelle addresses the students of Allen University, where his great-grandfather served as president
Dave Chappelle noted the irony of speaking to students recently at Allen University, a historically black college in South Carolina where his great-grandfather Bishop William David Chappelle had served as president (and whose name adorns the administration building and auditorium where he spoke... [Read More]
Dave Chappelle Talks Fame, Standup, ‘Chappelle’s Show,’ and More
Ahead of the release of his new standup specials at Netflix, Dave Chappelle recently met up with Gayle King for a lengthy CBS This Morning interview that aired today, which covers everything from his decision to walk away from Chappelle’s Show to living in a small Ohio town to how his thoughts... [Read More]
Jon Stewart Reflects on the Election and What Really Makes America Great on ‘CBS This Morning’
Here’s a clip from Charlie Rose’s interview with Jon Stewart from CBS This Morning, where the former Daily Show host reflects on the election, how Republicans’ cynicism helped Donald Trump win the presidency, and why he thinks many Democrats were hypocrites by generalizing that all... [Read More]
John Oliver Talks ‘Last Week Tonight’ on ‘CBS This Morning’
Here’s a clip from John Oliver’s visit to today’s CBS This Morning, which has an interesting history with Last Week Tonight in that Oliver featured hosts Gayle King, Nora O’Connell, and Charlie Rose in a previous segment highlighting their awkward sex talk. When asked for his... [Read More]
CBS News profiles Marc Maron
On the occasion of Marc Maron's 500th episode (and 100 million downloads!) of his WTF podcast and second season starring in the semi-autobiographical IFC comedy, Maron, CBS This Morning profiled his late blooming into comedy stardom at age 50. And here's the kicker: "You know, when I look back on al... [Read More]
Judge Vince Sicari resigns from NJ bench to pursue comedy career as Vince August
How many of you have seen New Jersey municipal judge Vince Sicari perform stand-up in New York City or elsewhere as Vince August? Please raise your hands. You're not disqualified to be on the jury, because the question is now moot. After the New Jersey state Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that Sica... [Read More]