Billy Eichner joins ‘New Girl’ for holiday episode
Sassy comedian Billy Eichner will appear on Fox’s New Girl this season. The Billy on the Street host has recently shown off his acting chops on NBC’s Parks and Recreation, where he will be seen a bit during the upcoming final season as Craig. On New Girl‘s holiday episode on Dec. 9... [Read More]
 
Stephen Colbert helps GOP pander to women voters (Video)
As we sadly count down the days until the end of The Colbert Report, Stephen Colbert continues to mock the American political system. Midterm elections are fast approaching on Nov. 4 and the Republican Party has been attempting to target female voters by creating shameless add campaigns so vaguely a... [Read More]
 
Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show tops Jimmy Kimmel Live on YouTube
If the number of your YouTube subscribers is indicative of your popularity in real life – spoiler: it is! – then Jimmy Fallon and his Tonight Show just hit a crucial milestone. With more than 4.7 million followers on YouTube, The Tonight Show has just surpassed the YouTube following of J... [Read More]
 
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver reminds us Columbus Day is all about genocide (Video)
Today is Columbus Day and as such it’s that time of year again when we celebrate the discovery of our slightly above average great nation! It’s time to brush up on your knowledge of the Nina, the Pinta and the Santa Maria. For instance, do you guys even remember which of Columbus’ ... [Read More]
 
Bill Hader returns to Saturday Night Live tomorrow: Watch Hader with Kenan Thompson, Cecily Strong, Hozier
When Sarah Silverman and Chris Pratt were announced to host, it seemed Saturday Night Live had pulled out all the stops for their historic 40th season. Then it was announced that former cast member (and one of my personal favorites) Bill Hader would host in October and their was a collective “... [Read More]
 
Ghostbusters reboot will feature female ghostbusters, Katie Dippold will write with Paul Feig
Speculation on whether the Ghostbusters reboot from Bridesmaids director Paul Feig would star female Ghostbusters can now come to an end. Feig confirmed on Twitter earlier today that yes, the new Ghostbusters will be cast as female and that former Parks and Recreation scribe Katie Dippold will write... [Read More]
 
Louis C.K. says he’s not high: Check out comedian’s planetary Twitter messages
It’s been five days since Louis C.K. has taken to Twitter to message his more than 3.8 million Twitter followers. And before that, it seemed he felt guilty for not tweeting, having simply said, “I seriously just can’t think of anything to tweet” on Oct. 2 and then plugging th... [Read More]
 
Comedian Mike Brody gives comedy advice to younger self, every comedian (Laughspin essay)
Dear Young Mike Brody, First off, screw the prop comic who yelled at you for swearing when you opened for him in 2001. You didn’t know it was a clean show and you didn’t know how anything worked then. He was a douche then and he’s a douche today. His closing joke is juggling Chicle... [Read More]
 
‘Better Call Saul’ music video with Bob Odenkirk is insanely bizarre
Whatcha gonna do when you’re sad Breaking Bad’s gone? Ya better call Saul! AMC’s spin-off series Better Call Saul continues to tease fans of Bob Odenkirk’s shady New Mexico lawyer character with a music video (?) of sorts. Country music icon Junior Brown throws down some tune... [Read More]
 
Jerrod Carmichael’s First Stand-up Special is on His Own Terms
Jerrod Carmichael celebrated the release of his HBO comedy special in a way that was most true to him: eating Krispy Kreme donuts, drinking champagne, and doing stand-up comedy. A few nights before his first stand-up special “Love at the Store” was to air, Carmichael hosted a show a... [Read More]