Shaliek Jenkins (@hateshaliek) on Editing Videos and Going to the Internet
Shaliek Jenkins is a Los Angeles-based content creator, standup comedian, writer, and DJ hailing from New York. Jenkins is currently navigating the landscape of pitching an original series to some networks and platforms and trying to “belong” while carrying an air of avoidance at the sam... [Read More]
Help “The Daily Show” decide which Trump Tweet is craziest in this bracket competition
The Daily Show wants to know: What is the greatest Donald Trump Tweet of all time? It’s not a rhetorical… MORE Help “The Daily Show” decide which Trump Tweet is craziest in this bracket competition appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Help “The Daily Show” decide which Trump Tweet is craziest in this bracket competition
The Daily Show wants to know: What is the greatest Donald Trump Tweet of all time? It’s not a rhetorical… MORE Help “The Daily Show” decide which Trump Tweet is craziest in this bracket competition appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Celeste Yim (@celestrogen) on Activism and Bits
Celeste Yim is a Toronto-based comedian. You can find her @celestrogen everywhere and can find her work at celestrogen.com. She’s a Bob Curry fellow at The Second City, where she’ll be putting up a revue at the end of April, and will be performing in Toronto SketchFest tonight with her t... [Read More]
Dan Harmon’s Naked Periscopes Are the Motivational Tool We Need to Beat 2017
At the start of 2017, mulling over the awful year that was and pressed down by one disheartening news alert after the other, some people started to fear that there was one high-profile death in 2016 that they maybe forgot to account for: the death of comedy Twitter. At some point between the ridicul... [Read More]
Talking Twitter with ‘Full Frontal’ Writer/Correspondent Ashley Nicole Black
Ashley Nicole Black is a writer and correspondent on Full Frontal with Samantha Bee. She dropped out of a PhD program at Northwestern University to study comedy at The Second City. Thank God it worked out. This week Black spoke to me about four of her favorite tweets, plus the Congressional Black Ca... [Read More]
Alec Baldwin vs. James Adomian, a different kind of Trump vs. Bernie
Stand-up comedian James Adomian the Sanders half of the Trump vs. Bernie tour / special that everyone was rightfully obsessed… MORE Alec Baldwin vs. James Adomian, a different kind of Trump vs. Bernie appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
@Alex3nglish on Ex-Boyfriends and Nervous Laughter
Alex English is a New York City based standup comedian, writer and actor by way of Detroit, MI. He has opened for such acts as Sasheer Zamata and James Adomian. He will be making his first appearance on season two of Seeso’s Night Train w/ Wyatt Cenac. This week he spoke to me about his [&hell... [Read More]
@RekhalShankar Wants to Be a Void
Rekha Shankar is a comedy writer, performer, and video editor in Brooklyn. She improvises at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre and writes for MTV News’s Decoded and Reductress. She has made videos for Clickhole and Funny or Die, and has worked on a pilot for comedian Hari Kondabolu. She als... [Read More]
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah makes President Donald Trump Tweet like an eight-year-old again
Since President Donald J. Trump loves his Twitter account so much, and yet continues to act like a spoiled brat on it, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah did the next right thing: They created a browser extension so Trump’s Tweets read like he’s an eight-year-old. Or, in other words: Make T... [Read More]