John Mulaney Looks Back on Meeting the Obamas with Neal Brennan
by Megh Wright On a recent episode of Tom Green Live, John Mulaney told the story of how he got to meet the Obamas when he helped write for Seth Meyers's White House Correspondents Dinner performance in 2011. It turns out that introducing himself right after Chappelle's Show co-creator Neal Brennan ... [Read More]
 
Stephen Colbert declares war on Obama’s war on Halloween (Video)
Stephen Colbert is not slowing down as he approaches the end of The Colbert Report and the beginning of his tenure as David Letterman’s successor on Late Show. Colbert Report‘s passionate host goes after President Barack Obama’s administration’s alleged attack on Halloween. T... [Read More]
 
Best Celebrity/Power Couples – Top 10 List Podcast – Episode 111
In each episode of The Top 10 List Podcast, a panel of comedians compete to get as many of their individual picks, from a list they prepared before the show, on a final top 10 list. Episode topics range from People who Changed the World to Most Doable Hollywood Actors. The Top 10 List... [Read More]
 
Saturday Night Live: Sarah Silverman as Joan Rivers, ISIS, Ebola, Vitamix and more (Videos)
To say this weekend’s episode of Saturday Night Live was better than last week’s season opener would be a sever understatement. Last night veteran comedian Sarah Silverman led SNL to a consistently entertaining, funny and smart show. Let’s hope the show can maintain the rest of the... [Read More]
 
Scott Aukerman tells Seth Meyers about working with Obama on ‘Between Two Ferns’
It was a meeting of two talk show hosts on Late Night with Seth Meyers on Tuesday. Scott Aukerman sat down with Seth Meyers to talk all about Comedy Bang! Bang! and just how little the show is planned out in advance. Aukerman is also the creator of Between Two Ferns, and tells Seth about […] ... [Read More]
 
Russell Brand Jeanine Pirro Response Video … Comedian Calls Fox News ‘Fanatical Terrorist Propagandist Organization’ Following Judge’s Rant Against Barack Obama
Fox News does not exactly have the best reputation as a cable news network. But when Russell Brand heard Judge Jeanine Pirro’s crazy opening monologue from her new show Justice, the comedian apparently decided he was “mad as hell and not going to take this anymore.” So Brand did wh... [Read More]
 
Key and Peele, Jay Pharoah, Jordan Carlos in epic Obama impression mashup? (Video)
An “Obam-off” of epic proportions may be in the works. Imagine Key & Peele, Jay Pharoah and the rest of the country’s top presidential impersonators in the same sketch video. It might just break the Internet, or at least help the President reclaim his Most Retweets record. Come... [Read More]
 
How 'SNL' Addressed Race in Season 39, as Shown in 11 Sketches
by Erik Voss With SNL's 39th season coming to a close, we're taking a look at the past season with a series of posts examining the highs, lows, and other memorable moments from the past eight months. Here, we look at the show's shifting tone on race over the arc of this season. This has not bee... [Read More]
 
The 24 Best Sketches of 'SNL' Season 39
by Erik Voss With SNL's 39th season coming to a close, we're taking a look at the past season with a series of posts examining the highs, lows, and other memorable moments from the past eight months. Here we recall some of our favorite sketches from the season — both live sketches and vid... [Read More]
 
'SNL' Review: Ladies Night with Charlize Theron
by Erik Voss Well, that was quite a turnaround. To everyone who commented on last week's tirade against Andrew Garfield's lackluster episode that it was about time I gave up on SNL: this episode right here is why I still love this show, and why I will never give up on it. The 90 minutes was about as... [Read More]