Humor In Hindsight: Trevor Noah in “You Laugh But It’s True”
My latest Humor In Hindsight column for Decider looks back at the start of Trevor Noah’s rapid rise through the stand-up comedy ranks, which began in his native South Africa. You Laugh But It’s True followed Noah at 25, directed and produced by David Paul Meyer (now a producer for Noah&r... [Read More]
Trevor Noah Tells the GOP to Slow Down with Their “Turd” of a Healthcare Bill
Here’s a clip from last night’s Daily Show, where Trevor Noah takes a look at this week’s news regarding the GOP’s Obamacare replacement bill and the Republicans delaying the vote because they couldn’t even get enough fellow Republicans to support it. “It’s ... [Read More]
Trevor Noah Tells the GOP to Slow Down with Their “Turd” of a Healthcare Bill
Here’s a clip from last night’s Daily Show, where Trevor Noah takes a look at this week’s news regarding the GOP’s Obamacare replacement bill and the Republicans delaying the vote because they couldn’t even get enough fellow Republicans to support it. “It’s ... [Read More]
Nathan Fielder Is Opening a Pop-Up Summit Ice Store in Vancouver This Sunday
While we’re still waiting to hear about the return of Nathan Fielder’s fantastic Comedy Central series Nathan for You, one running bit from season 3 is getting some more time in the spotlight this weekend. Uproxx noticed an update today on the official website for Fielder’s Holocau... [Read More]
Celebrating stand-up comedians celebrating rock music: Comedy Central’s The Comedy Jam
The comedy boom of this decade has given rise to plenty of gimmicky live shows, plenty of ways performers have tried to jazz up stand-up comedy to attract audiences. Somehow The Comedy Jam has risen above its gimmick. Born in 2014 as a showcase of comedians rocking out with a live band in Los Angele... [Read More]
‘The Daily Show’s Jordan Klepper Heads to a Trump Campaign Rally: “Why Is This Still Happening?”
Here’s a clip from last night’s Daily Show, where correspondent Jordan Klepper heads to a Donald Trump campaign rally in Nashville, Tennessee to ask Trump supporters why, exactly, it’s necessary for Trump to hold campaign events two months into his presidency and why they hate Obam... [Read More]
‘The Daily Show’s Jordan Klepper Heads to a Trump Campaign Rally: “Why Is This Still Happening?”
Here’s a clip from last night’s Daily Show, where correspondent Jordan Klepper heads to a Donald Trump campaign rally in Nashville, Tennessee to ask Trump supporters why, exactly, it’s necessary for Trump to hold campaign events two months into his presidency and why they hate Obam... [Read More]
Here are your comedians recording half-hour specials for Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents… in 2017
Remember when seemingly every comedian who ever called him or herself a comedian taped half-hour submissions earlier over the winter? They started finding out from Comedy Central last week, and here’s the full list of stand-ups recording what’s now being called Comedy Central Stand-Up Pr... [Read More]
Here Are the Comedians Getting Half-Hour Comedy Central Standup Specials This Year
Every year, Comedy Central selects a handful of up-and-coming comedians to star in their own 30-minute The Half Hour standup specials, and the network just revealed the 14 comics chosen for this year’s sixth season, which will be called Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents. This year’s speci... [Read More]