The ‘Deadpool’ Episode of ‘Hollywood Handbook’ Is Roughly a Million Times Funnier Than ‘Deadpool’
Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. I finally caught up with the zeitgeist-capturing surprise blockbuster Deadpool for the Lukewarm Takes column on my website, and though I enjoyed it for the most part, it most assuredly did not liv... [Read More]
Episode #158: Chris Hardwick
Chris Hardwick is probably hosting a TV show or podcast as you listen to me introduce him here. Four nights a week, Hardwick hosts the comedy game show @midnight on Comedy Central. Sunday nights you can watch him Talking with Walking Dead cast members and everyone else on AMC. He also hosts a primet... [Read More]
Laurie Kilmartin explores the lighter side of grief with “45 Jokes About My Dead Dad”
If I’m being totally honest, in my 34 years, I don’t know that I have figured out how to properly… MORE Laurie Kilmartin explores the lighter side of grief with “45 Jokes About My Dead Dad” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
FXX Orders an Animated ‘Deadpool’ Series Co-Created by Donald Glover
Donald Glover and his brother Stephen are working on a new show for FXX. According to The Wrap, the network has ordered an adult animated comedy series based on the Marvel character Deadpool, with the Glover brothers attached to write and co-executive produce. “Donald Glover is an incredibly g... [Read More]
The Laugh Button Podcast #112: Katie Goodman is halfway closer to death
Katie Goodman is a comical badass. She’s a Feminist and mother. She also spent a large chunk of her life… MORE The Laugh Button Podcast #112: Katie Goodman is halfway closer to death appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
AMC will keep Chris Hardwick “Talking” year-round on Sunday nights
When Chris Hardwick isn’t talking walkers and zombies and survivors on AMC, he’ll still have a spot on the cable channel for all of the other Sunday nights, too. AMC announced Talking with Chris Hardwick, which premieres 11 p.m. ET/PT on April 9, 2017, the week following the seventh-seas... [Read More]
How Laurie Kilmartin Coped with and Honored the Death of Her Father by Making Jokes About It
It was by tweeting, “For Valentine’s Day, I got my Dad a gift card from JC Penney. I said, ‘Dad, I want this card to expire before you do,'” that comedian and Conan writer Laurie Kilmartin began documenting her family’s experience as her father began hospice after losin... [Read More]
Leslie Jones wants to yell people’s clothes off in Deadpool sequel
Leslie Jones wants to be cast in the next Deadpool film as Ryan Reynold’s loud sidekick. She makes that clear… MORE Leslie Jones wants to yell people’s clothes off in Deadpool sequel appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Laurie Kilmartin’s “45 Jokes About My Dead Dad” captures humanity
Calling it what it is. Laurie Kilmartin did not want to trick or shock anyone with the content in her… MORE Laurie Kilmartin’s “45 Jokes About My Dead Dad” captures humanity appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Could There Be A Funnier Superhero Than Deadpool?
Deadpool shocked audiences when it was released earlier this year. Sure, we knew the character had raunchy and crude tendencies and that this would be the first modern superhero movie to receive an “R” rating. We just didn’t know it would be so damn funny. The ribald superhero romp... [Read More]