comedy

Jena Friedman on how she got into political comedy and why she named her special ‘American Cunt’

Jena Friedman has a way of making her political values crystal clear while maintaining a self-aware wink as she leans into her punchlines.

Bronwyn Isaac | November 7, 2016 - 1:54 pm

Tig Notaro refused to tell us a goddamn thing about the big surprise she has planned

Two years ago…I took my shirt off on stage and I don’t like to ever feel like I have to outdo myself or one up myself, but this year’s performance

Lane Moore | October 24, 2016 - 8:33 pm

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
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