The Real Israeli-Palestinian Crisis is My Lack of Knowledge About it, by Evan Waite
by Brian Boone My ignorance of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict shows no signs of stopping, and is from all indications worse than ever. It’s time to take a good, hard look at how uninformed I am. Just this week, I heard someone say that the death toll rose in Gaza after Israel escalated its a... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert buys, hilariously destroys Sarah Palin (Video)
If Sarah Palin launches her own online news channel called The Sarah Palin Channel you know that Stephen Colbert is going to have plenty to say about it. And last night on The Colbert Report, our favorite fake conservative pundit said a lot. Segueing from another story, Colbert began, “Let&rsq... [Read More]
United States, Iran nuclear weapons negotiations need diplomacy. Satirical video with ‘NO-gotiator’ makes case for peaceful resolution.
As negotiations between Iran and six world powers — the United States, France, China, Russia, Germany and Britain — over the middle eastern country’s nuclear weapons program are set to conclude July 20, a satirical campaign in order to increase our understanding of the situation an... [Read More]
Nick Offerman Jokes About the Time Warner-Comcast Merger and Gun Control in His Correspondents Dinner Speech
by Bradford Evans Parks and Recreation star Nick Offerman hosted the Radio and Television Correspondents' Association Dinner in Washington, D.C. yesterday night, and here's his speech from it, in which a mustache-less Offerman makes a bunch of jokes about Eric Cantor, gun control, and his hatred for... [Read More]
John Oliver’s Net Neutrality segment crashes the FCC’s comments system
In the war for net neutrality, our champion has been found. John Oliver spent a good 13 minutes hilariously discussing the issue of net neutrality on his new HBO show Last Week Tonight. On Sunday’s episode, Oliver urged viewers to go to the FCC’s website and voice their opinions on the m... [Read More]
A Documentary Was Made About Roseanne Barr's 2012 Presidential Bid
by Bradford Evans It seems so long ago at this point, but Roseanne Barr did run for President of the United States in 2012 and apparently, somebody filmed a documentary about her campaign. THR reports today that longtime Michael Moore collaborator Eric Weinrib made a documentary called Roseanne for ... [Read More]
China bans “The Big Bang Theory”
The Big Bang Theory, produced by Chuck Lorre, has integrated itself into CBS as an extremely successful sitcom since it’s beginning in 2007. Although its success must not have been worldwide because it has been banned in one of the largest countries, China. That’s right folks, China&rsqu... [Read More]
Frank Rich Dives Deep Into the Current State of Conservative Comedy
by Bradford Evans "Anyone who believes in free markets, as American conservatives profess to, should understand that few markets are as ruthless as show business. It is the customers, not some shadowy conspiratorial gatekeepers, who give comedians the hook—or catapult them into the capitalist ... [Read More]
Watch Joel McHale's White House Correspondents Dinner Speech
by Megh Wright Community star and The Soup host Joel McHale hosted the 2014 White House Correspondents Dinner over the weekend, and you can watch his entire speech above, in which he mocks everyone from Chris Christie to CNN to the Secret Service. Click through to watch Obama's speech as well as fou... [Read More]
James Adomian Plays Jesse Ventura in a Campaign Ad That May Not Actually Be a Campaign Ad
by Bradford Evans Here's a video comedian James Adomian made for Funny Or Die, in which he brings the impression of former Minnesota governor/pro wrestler Jesse Ventura he's popularized on Comedy Bang! Bang! and other podcasts, to the screen for a campaign ad, even though he hasn't decided whether ... [Read More]