This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Nathan Fielder, Keegan-Michael Key, Chris Rock, and More
The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We’re here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack team of... [Read More]
Shane Torres Is Crushing It
A few nights before he recorded his set for Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents (which premieres this Friday night at midnight), Shane Torres dropped in at New Orleans’ 12 Mile Limit for a quick set at the Bear with Me open mic. He had been touring the South running his half hour at off nights at... [Read More]
Dave Chappelle, Martin Lawrence, Tracy Morgan, and More Show Up in the ‘Def Comedy Jam 25’ Trailer
Last month, Netflix announced that it added a Def Comedy Jam anniversary special called Def Comedy Jam 25, and today the streaming network released the trailer. Dave Chappelle, Kevin Hart, D.L. Highley, Cedric the Entertainer, JB Smoove, Tiffany Haddish, Tracy Morgan, and tons more show up in the sp... [Read More]
Lewis Black Covers the GOP’s “Douche Document” of a Healthcare Bill on ‘The Daily Show’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Daily Show, where Lewis Black stopped by for a new installment of “Back in Black” about the GOP’s new Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill. Responding to some recent comments by “vomitorium of congeniality” Paul Ryan, Black points o... [Read More]
12-year-old ventriloquist Darci Lynne wins America’s Got Talent 2017
Darci Lynne may have been all of only 12 years old, but she proved herself talented enough already to win the 2017 season of America’s Got Talent on NBC, becoming the third ventriloquist to take home the title. Second-season AGT winner Terry Fator joined Darci Lynne for a performance during We... [Read More]
‘Late Night’ Writers Amber Ruffin and Jenny Hagel Return with More “Jokes Seth Can’t Tell”
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers welcomes writers Amber Ruffin and Jenny Hagel for a brand new round of “Jokes Seth Can’t Tell” with punchlines about Starbucks’ first black female COO, the most popular destinations for gay people, whit... [Read More]
Comedy Central launching its own podcast network
You’ve seen or most likely listened to a Comedy Central podcast before. The TV network has uploaded episodes of its half-hours or audio extras from network talent to iTunes and elsewhere in the past. But now Comedy Central is making it more official with an official podcast network. Comedy Cen... [Read More]
Jimmy Kimmel Responds to Bill Cassidy’s Healthcare Lies and “Phony Little Creep” Brian Kilmeade
Earlier this week, Jimmy Kimmel went viral for taking a stand against the GOP’s continued effort to repeal Obamacare with the new Graham-Cassidy bill, which led to Senator Bill Cassidy – who previously appeared on Kimmel’s show to promise he’d fight for affordable healthcare ... [Read More]
Katy Brand review – standup goes on an interstellar adventure
Soho theatre, LondonI Could Have Been an Astronaut is an amusing ramble through Brand’s childhood obsessions, fate and the factors that make us who we areSome comics have extraordinary stories to tell about their lives. Katy Brand is among them – but perhaps she used hers up on last year... [Read More]
Comedy Central to launch its own podcast network
Podcasting isn’t new to anyone who is a fan of comedy, technologically advanced, or those just plain ahead of the… MORE Comedy Central to launch its own podcast network appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]