Conan O’Brien joining First Lady Michelle Obama on visit to U.S. military in Qatar, filming it for TBS
Conan O'Brien and First Lady Michelle Obama sported black-tie formal wear when O'Brien spoke at the 2013 White House Correspondents Association dinner. The next time they see each other, they'll just as likely don fatigues -- they're heading out next week to visit U.S. military stationed in Qatar at... [Read More]
Conan O’Brien to Visit US Troops in Qatar Next Week with Michelle Obama
Not too long after visiting Armenia for a special upcoming episode of Conan, O’Brien is officially headed to Qatar next week. TBS announced today that Conan O’Brien will join First Lady Michelle Obama on a trip to visit the US troops at the Al Udeid Air Base in Doha, Qatar. O’Brien... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert books Michelle Obama up against Trevor Noah Daily Show debut
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert puts another stake and claim in the politics game by booking First Lady Michelle Obama the same night Trevor Noah is set to make his debut as host of the newly revamped Daily Show on Comedy Central. “It’s always an honor to have the First Lady,” s... [Read More]
Michelle Obama to Appear on ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ September 28th
The Late Show just booked another big guest. Entertainment Weekly reports that First Lady Michelle Obama is set to appear on The Late Show on Monday, September 28th — which happens to be the same night Trevor Noah makes his Daily Show debut. This will make Michelle Obama’s third intervie... [Read More]
Keegan-Michael Key Says President Obama Tried Not To Laugh During Sketch Rehearsals
Jimmy Fallon invited one-half of Key And Peele to sit down with him last night on The Tonight Show. While talking to Fallon, Keegan-Michael Key touched on the decision to end their show on Comedy Central. This year as guest of the White House Correspondent Dinner, Key got a chance to bring his ange... [Read More]
Watch Jon Stewart and President Obama’s Final ‘Daily Show’ Interview
Jon Stewart’s final Daily Show episode is just a little over two weeks away, and last night’s show was entirely dedicated to the seventh and final appearance of President Barack Obama, who also knows a thing or two about how it feels to be leaving an important job soon. Check out the par... [Read More]
President Obama and Jon Stewart Will Have Their Final ‘Daily Show’ Interview on Tuesday
Barack Obama is paying Jon Stewart a visit at The Daily Show one more time before Stewart says farewell on August 6th. According to Dave Itzkoff at The New York Times, Comedy Central has confirmed that Obama will make his seventh and final Daily Show appearance on Tuesday, July 21st. Check out a cli... [Read More]
President Barack Obama weighed in on Bill Cosby’s Medal of Freedom, rape allegations
That moment when the president of the United States takes a moment during a news conference about a nuclear agreement with Iran to weigh in on dozens of rape allegations against comedy legend Bill Cosby. President George W. Bush awarded Cosby the Medal of Freedom in 2002. Would President Barack Oba... [Read More]
This week in comedy: the President podcasted
Easily the biggest moment comedy saw this week was when Marc Maron hosted President Barack Obama on his podcast. A watershed moment for podcasting and for comedian Marc Maron. As the new medium that’s heavily trafficked by comedians. For one hour, Maron and the President chatted about politics... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: President Obama Visits Marc Maron on ‘WTF’
The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We’re here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack te... [Read More]