comedy

Samantha Bee Calls Out TBS For A Sexist Joke About Hillary Clinton On Twitter

Samantha Bee is the feminist goddess the late-night talk show world was missing for years, and she doesn’t let anyone get away with casual sexism — even her own network.

Lauren Holter | July 26, 2016 - 7:46 pm

Watch John Oliver Tell America What It’s Missing Out On By Being Independent

Oliver claimed he made a video to wish us all a happy Fourth, but in fact he had another agenda entirely.

Liz Magee | July 6, 2016 - 11:01 am

7 Reasons You Absolutely Need To Know About Comedian Natasha Leggero

She is self-described on her website as “celebrated actress, comedian, and female,” and you can already see her sense of humor there.

Liz Magee | June 22, 2016 - 11:37 am

8 Reasons Ali Wong Is Going To Be The Next Comedian You’re Obsessed With

Female comedians are becoming less and less of an anomaly, but a pregnant stand up comedian? This is a first. Ali Wong is a comedian that you should know about…

Liz Magee | June 1, 2016 - 6:05 pm

Jon Stewart’s Attack On Donald Trump Is Making Us All Miss The Late-Night Host

It’s been nine months and four days since Jon Stewart took his love away. During a recent interview with David Axelrod, Stewart graced us with his familiar wit

Ana Defillo | May 10, 2016 - 8:50 pm

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
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