comedy

Larry Wilmore Elicits Mixed Reactions With His Speech At The White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Comedian and Comedy Central’s Nightly Show Host Larry Wilmore may or may not have brought down the house while hosting last night’s 2016 White House Correspondents’ Dinner in Washington, D.C.

Katrin Higher | May 1, 2016 - 4:00 pm

Will Ferrell Pulls Out Of Ronald Reagan ‘Alzheimer’s Comedy’ Film

Comedic actor Will Ferrell has decided to back out of a comedy about former U.S. president Ronald Reagan and his struggle with Alzheimer’s disease after outrage from Reagan’s family came…

Katrin Higher | April 30, 2016 - 3:10 pm

The New Season Of ‘Inside Amy Schumer’ Brings The Laugh-Cries About The State Of Women’s Healthcare

The new season of Inside Amy Schumer premiered last night, which means our girl is back to comfort us about every woman’s rights issue we should probably be crying about. First…

Leah Prinzivalli | April 22, 2016 - 11:06 am

Samantha Bee Is Changing The Late Night Game In The Best Way

Samantha Bee became a corespondent on The Daily Show in 2003. She was the only female correspondent on the show until Kristin Schaal joined in 2008. For many female comedians – or…

Liz Magee | April 20, 2016 - 11:39 am

Watch Melissa McCarthy’s Shoutout To Female Comics At The MTV Movie Awards

Hopefully McCarthy’s win will continue to open the door for more female comedians to get recognized for their work.

Bronwyn Isaac | April 11, 2016 - 11:38 am

“What Were You Wearing?” This Sketch Nails The Absurdity Of Questions Directed At Victims Of Sexual Assault

There are many incidents of sexual assault that go unreported. Victims that do commit to the complicated process of filing an official report are often discouraged and insulted by the…

Liz Magee | April 5, 2016 - 2:30 pm

The #BananaPeelChallenge Is The Latest Trend With Teens

Have you ever found yourself revisiting your favorite cartoon only to wonder: are banana peels truly as dangerous as they’ve been stereotyped?! This is the pressing question that teens on…

Bronwyn Isaac | March 29, 2016 - 12:45 pm

Learn How To Smell Good From Everybody Wants Some!!!

EVERYBODY WANTS SOME!! is pretty entertaining for a sausage party.

Jenni Miller | March 25, 2016 - 4:30 pm

Josh Gondelman Is Comedy’s Nicest Guy: “When I’m Mean, It’s Like A Juice Cleanse”

It doesn’t feel good, and it’s ineffective. Nobody wants or needs it.” 

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 25, 2016 - 3:00 pm

Hillary Clinton Learns About Abbi’s Pegging Incident In Latest ‘Broad City’ Episode

In keeping with the relatable tendency to word-vomit that afflicts both Broad City heroines, during their few minutes of interaction with Hill-dawg they managed to reference Abbi’s famous pegging date

Bronwyn Isaac | March 17, 2016 - 10:41 am

The ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Season 2 Trailer Is Here To Cure Your Monday Blues

Pour yourself a big ol’ glass of Peeeee-NOOOOOOOOOO noir.

Liz Magee | March 14, 2016 - 5:00 pm

Tina Fey Wants Us Stop Asking If It’s An ‘Exciting Time For Women In Comedy’ And I Couldn’t Agree More

Listen to female comedians when they choose to speak out, without forcing them to.

Bronwyn Isaac | March 4, 2016 - 2:00 pm

Comedian Nikki Glaser Takes a Swipe at Seinfeld With Her Vibrator Skit

That’s a bunch of words I never imagined stringing together

Danielle Henderson | March 2, 2016 - 4:30 pm

Watch Melissa McCarthy Rap The Kanye Classic ‘Butterscotch Man’

Melissa McCarthy is a woman of many talents and much knowledge, so it’s no small surprise that she pulled out her newest secret weapon on this week’s SNL promo — a…

Bronwyn Isaac | February 11, 2016 - 2:45 pm

FOX Just Ordered A Late-Night Lady Driven Sketch Comedy Series

“When we first conceived this idea, we thought of it as a spinoff of EMPIRE,” said The Lonely Island. “We failed miserably…now it’s much more of a sketch comedy show.” 

Lauren Vinopal | February 5, 2016 - 11:15 am

Jennifer Lawrence Slated To Direct Upcoming Comedy “Project Delirium”

With an impressive amount of hit films under her belt and time navigating the industry, she feels now is the ideal time to start embarking on her directing path.

Bronwyn Isaac | November 25, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Why Funny Women Don’t Like Cowardly Men

Rather than focusing on the internalized prejudices of men who crave women who will themselves smaller and more likable in the face of patriarchy, I’d rather focus on the funny

Bronwyn Isaac | November 19, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Margaret Cho’s New Single ‘I Want To Kill My Rapist’ Is Epic

Comedian Margaret Cho has become very active in trying to start conversations about rape and sexual assault – a cause that has affected her personally given that she was sexually…

Katrin Higher | November 14, 2015 - 1:30 pm
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