Arden Myrin writes on comedy’s painful resistance to change in the #MeToo movement
In just the past year, comedians as big as Bill Cosby, Louis CK and Chris Hardwick have found their careers halted or suspended due to newly surfaced or resurfaced allegations of sexual misconduct. CK admitted his guilt, Cosby denied it but was convicted of rape, while Hardwick has denied allegation... [Read More]
Samantha Bee delivers an on-air mea culpa about using that other c-word on TV
On tonight’s Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, Bee delivered a special message following up on the backlash she’d received by calling Ivanka Trump a “feckless cunt” on last week’s episode. Bee said she’d tried to reclaim that word by saying it often, but acknowledge... [Read More]
Samantha Bee delivers an on-air mea culpa about using that other c-word on TV
On tonight’s Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, Bee delivered a special message following up on the backlash she’d received by calling Ivanka Trump a “feckless cunt” on last week’s episode. Bee said she’d tried to reclaim that word by saying it often, but acknowledge... [Read More]
Roast battler Alex Hooper “auditions” for America’s Got Talent 2018
What happens when a Roast Battle vet auditions for America’s Got Talent, but doesn’t tell the audience or the judges that he’s going to roast them for his audition? Watch and see what happened when Alex Hooper did just that on Tuesday night’s episode on NBC. “Oh! That w... [Read More]
Roast battler Alex Hooper “auditions” for America’s Got Talent 2018
What happens when a Roast Battle vet auditions for America’s Got Talent, but doesn’t tell the audience or the judges that he’s going to roast them for his audition? Watch and see what happened when Alex Hooper did just that on Tuesday night’s episode on NBC. “Oh! That w... [Read More]
Open Mic Magazine presents Every Comedy Poster
From our friends at Open Mic Magazine, Tampa comedians Becca Childs and CJ Hernandez, comes this week’s fun mockery of ourselves. Above is “Every Comedy Poster,” complete with all of the randomness anyone who has been in the comedy game for more than a minute notices — while ... [Read More]
Open Mic Magazine presents Every Comedy Poster
From our friends at Open Mic Magazine, Tampa comedians Becca Childs and CJ Hernandez, comes this week’s fun mockery of ourselves. Above is “Every Comedy Poster,” complete with all of the randomness anyone who has been in the comedy game for more than a minute notices — while ... [Read More]
Martin Morrow Talks Getting Started in Comedy, and the Best Ways to Celebrate Comedy Month
Brought to you by TodayTix TodayTix spoke with Martin Morrow, one of Chicago’s top comedic talents, about Chicago’s comedy scene, his own story, and what kitchen appliance he would be. Good news: he loves vine compilations (like every sane person should)! Tell us a little about yourself!... [Read More]
KAABOO Del Mar unveils “HUMOR ME” comedy lineup for end-of-summer festival
Do you think you can handle one more comedy festival before the end of the summer? KAABOO Del Mar says: Humor Me. At its third annual live music and entertainment bash, KAABOO Del Mar has an all-star stand-up comedy lineup planned for an indoor, all-conditioned seated comedy club called HUMOR ME. Am... [Read More]
Hasan Minhaj Joins Kate McKinnon and Mila Kunis in ‘The Spy Who Dumped Me’
Fresh off his hit performances at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner and Netflix special Homecoming King, Daily Show correspondent Hasan Minhaj is headed to the big screen. According to Deadline, Minhaj has joined the cast of an upcoming film at Lionsgate called The Spy Who Dumped Me, whic... [Read More]