'Last Week Tonight' Covers America's Mysterious Drone Program
by Megh Wright Here's a clip from last night's Last Week Tonight, in which John Oliver breaks down American drone strikes, the US's definition of an "imminent threat," the way the CIA counts civilian casualties, and US officials' ultimate lack of knowledge about who or how many innocent people they'... [Read More]
 
Andrew Norelli on Late Show with David Letterman
Andrew Norelli was back on the Late Show on Friday night, tanned, rested and ready to tell us what he has learned about the economy from the French. The French smoke a lot, don't they, still? Smokers in America, meanwhile, have some strange reactions to the rules we've enacted toward smokers. Norell... [Read More]
 
This week on TV: Love comes to the store
There are lots of great funny people making appearances on television this week. Late night is packed full of it all while many new sitcoms are premiering. While that’s all fun and dandy but this weekend, we’re not only hosting some killer live stand-up shows but we’re anxiously aw... [Read More]
 
This week on TV: Love comes to the store
There are lots of great funny people making appearances on television this week. Late night is packed full of it all while many new sitcoms are premiering. While that’s all fun and dandy but this weekend, we’re not only hosting some killer live stand-up shows but we’re anxiously aw... [Read More]
 
Inside the Confusing Origins of David Letterman's Top Ten List
by Brian Abrams The following excerpt reprinted with permission from Brian Abrams's new book AND NOW…An Oral History of "Late Night with David Letterman," 1982-1983, which is currently available to purchase at Amazon Kindle Singles. By the summer of 1985, head writer Steve O’Donnell was... [Read More]
 
Andy Samberg talks about rejected SNL characters on ‘Late Night with Seth Meyers’
Brooklyn Nine-Nine star, Andy Samberg, visited his old pal Seth Meyers on last night’s Late Night with Seth Meyers. Of course, the subject naturally turned to their former job, working on SNL. Samberg talks about one of the worst sketches he ever pitched that was, rightfully, rejected by Lorne... [Read More]
 
Jon Stewart to FOX News, “F*ck you and all your false patriotism”
Jon Stewart is always ripping on Congress and news media for how they operate a narrative for political issues. However, last night on The Daily Show, Stewart went on the attack a bit stronger than usual. In fact, he was pretty passionate about both the way both Congress and the national media are t... [Read More]
 
Jerry Seinfeld on Letterman, “I have knowledge and its all not about this”
The next season of Jerry Seinfeld’s hit web series, Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee is about to launch again in November. So there’s no better time than now for the legendary comedian to drop by Late Show with David Letterman for a tight five minutes of stand-up followed by some couch t... [Read More]
 
Bill Hader Impersonates Fred Armisen, Kristen Wiig, and Jason Sudeikis on 'Conan'
by Megh Wright It's hard to say what's more entertaining from this clip of Bill Hader's Conan appearance — is it his impersonations of fellow SNL alums Fred Armisen, Kristen Wiig, and a forever gum-chewing Jason Sudeikis, or his impersonation of Fred Armisen's impersonation of him? Either way ... [Read More]
 
Roy Wood Jr. on Late Night with Seth Meyers
Roy Wood Jr. was looking good Thursday night on Late Night with Seth Meyers! "I lost five pounds," Wood said, "in 12 years." Dieting is a good idea, if only the people who came up with diets and diet products were upfront with us about the costs of it all. But Wood joked he has to lose weight becaus... [Read More]