The Year in News
2016 was an absolute nightmare, but thankfully comedy was there to keep us somewhat sane. From the world of television to movies, podcasts, web series, humor writing, and beyond, it was another big year for comedy news, and whether you’d like to make sure you’re up to speed with all of 2... [Read More]
Check Out 2016’s Best Late Night Standup Sets
Unless you spend all day in front of a DVR, you’re definitely missing a lot of great TV (like, for example, did you catch Conner O’Malley’s interpretative dance performance on last week’s Late Night?) And this year there was so much great standup aired across so many new netw... [Read More]
The Year in Interviews
In 2016, we interviewed over 150 people from the comedy world, from established and rising standups to figures on or behind-the-scenes in film, television, streaming shows, podcasts, books, improv, Twitter, and more. To wrap up the year, we asked our interviewers to round up some of their favorite n... [Read More]
The Comedy Luminaries We Lost in 2016
The verdict is in and 2016 was a real whopper of a year, one that’s felt more like the Twilight Zone or ever-so-slightly less intense episode of Black Mirror. Politics aside, this is due in large part to the many entertainment titans that passed away this year. While music certainly took the w... [Read More]
The Comedy Luminaries We Lost in 2016
The verdict is in and 2016 was a real whopper of a year, one that’s felt more like the Twilight Zone or ever-so-slightly less intense episode of Black Mirror. Politics aside, this is due in large part to the many entertainment titans that passed away this year. While music certainly took the w... [Read More]
The Comedy Luminaries We Lost in 2016
The verdict is in and 2016 was a real whopper of a year, one that’s felt more like the Twilight Zone or ever-so-slightly less intense episode of Black Mirror. Politics aside, this is due in large part to the many entertainment titans that passed away this year. While music certainly took the w... [Read More]
The Year in Comedy Podcasts
There is no shortage of comedy podcasts. At their best, they do more than just make us laugh. Some of them at times can even feel like free therapy. They’re a quick way to distract us from our own thoughts and the world around us. And if there was ever a time when we needed […] [Read More]
The Year in Comedy Podcasts
There is no shortage of comedy podcasts. At their best, they do more than just make us laugh. Some of them at times can even feel like free therapy. They’re a quick way to distract us from our own thoughts and the world around us. And if there was ever a time when we needed […] [Read More]
The Best Comedy Books of 2016
Now what we’ve got here is an embarrassment of riches. There were so many truly funny books released this year, and funny books with something to say, and funny books about other funny things, like funny TV shows or funny movies. These books are funny is what I mean. Anyway, these are the humo... [Read More]
The Best Comedy Books of 2016
Now what we’ve got here is an embarrassment of riches. There were so many truly funny books released this year, and funny books with something to say, and funny books about other funny things, like funny TV shows or funny movies. These books are funny is what I mean. Anyway, these are the humo... [Read More]