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Andy McDonald
Andy McDonald is Comedy Editor at The Huffington Post. He's a comedy writer, Mega Man expert, Wisconsin native, and 12th level Andy.

Entries by Andy McDonald

What To Do When You've Dropped Your iPhone In Water

(0) Comments | Posted May 23, 2016 | 11:57 AM

It's a horror scenario for anyone living in the modern age. No, not your dog dying, or being convicted of a crime your didn't commit. We're talking about dropping your iPhone in water, of course.

Lucky for you, Above Average has just the fix you need to stay connected to...

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The Horror Of Discovering Who Your Co-Workers Are Voting For

(0) Comments | Posted May 20, 2016 | 1:29 PM

Listen, people are going to vote for Trump. It's a horrifying thought, but it's not surprising. We know it will happen.

The truly surprising horror occurs in our personal lives, when we discover that people we interact with every day -- nice, friendly folks -- are voting for Trump, too.

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We Created The Perfect Dating Profile Using Complicated Dating Algorithms

(0) Comments | Posted May 20, 2016 | 12:19 PM

Not looking for hookups. Loves a good whiskey. Wanderlust. This is the modern dating profile. We roll our eyes every time we swipe and see that the next person is also a dog mom or looking for their partner in crime. But this is the world we live in.


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Gentrification Mockumentary Asks You To Please Remember Rich, White Kids

(0) Comments | Posted May 19, 2016 | 2:07 PM

Everyday, thousands of young, white, middle-to-upper class Americans experience the oppressive force of gentrification. Some of them have been living in the same apartments for over 20 months, but can now barely afford the bottomless Bloody Mary brunches.

Watch as one such man explains to Millennials of New...

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The Internet Comes Together To Decide What #MyCampaignSloganWouldBe

(0) Comments | Posted May 18, 2016 | 11:39 AM

If you yearn for money, power and the ability to crush your enemies, then you've probably thought about running for office! So, you've got your blank buttons and posters, but what goes on them??? What you need is a killer campaign slogan!

For this week's hashtag game, HuffPost Comedy asked people...

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Miley Cyrus' Kneecap Bears An Uncanny Resemblance To Seth Rogen

(0) Comments | Posted May 18, 2016 | 10:34 AM

We've seen toast that looks like the virgin Mary. We've seen a dog's butt that looks like Jesus. And now, Seth Rogan has appeared on Miley Cyrus' knee.

On Tuesday, Miley stopped by "The Tonight Show" to show how her knees have grown the ability...

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This Just In: Donald Trump Potentially A Misogynist! Also, Water Wet!

(0) Comments | Posted May 17, 2016 | 9:36 AM

Only bits and pieces of info are trickling into the newsroom, but The New York Times is reporting that Donald Trump makes women uncomfortable, and has in fact done so for years.

On Monday's "Late Show," Stephen reacted to this breaking news, giving us, the audience, a hand to...

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We Found The Perfect Site For George Zimmerman's Gun

(0) Comments | Posted May 13, 2016 | 11:56 AM

This week, statistical human being George Zimmerman put the gun he used to kill unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin up for auction.

The original auction site removed the weapon -- douchebag problems, amirite?? -- and it's now being sold on a second gun site. 

Sometimes it's tough to find just the...

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Colbert Is Finally Stumped By A 'Lord Of The Rings' Question ... From Ryan Gosling's Mom

(0) Comments | Posted May 13, 2016 | 11:50 AM

On Thursday night's "Late Show," Ryan Gosling, after hearing how Colbert had never been stumped with a "Lord of the Rings" question, brought a challenge from none other than his own mother.

Suffice it to say, it appears there is a limit to even Stephen's knowledge regarding "LOTR."

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#PresidentTrumpsCabinet Is A Hilariously Dark Look Into One Possible Future

(0) Comments | Posted May 11, 2016 | 4:07 PM

Like "duck and cover" or soylent green, we have to accept the possibility that the future will not turn out so well for humanity. Enter: President Donald Trump.

A year ago, people laughed at the possibility. Six months ago, they chuckled. One month ago, they smiled uncomfortably. And now, they're staring...

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It's National 'Twilight Zone' Day, So Here's Every Creepy Laugh From The Show

(0) Comments | Posted May 11, 2016 | 2:35 PM

No show does creepy laughs like "The Twilight Zone." And the great thing about the creepy laughs of "The Twilight Zone" is that the person(s) being laughed at usually had it coming. The comeuppance factor makes it all the more sweet and deranged.

So, in the spirit of "

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Ted Cruz's Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Parking Job

(0) Comments | Posted May 11, 2016 | 2:03 PM

On Wednesday's "The Late Show," Stephen Colbert presented a photo of Ted Cruz's horrendous parking job.

The image left little doubt to the question of the senator's "d-baggery," and little room for any car to park next to him.

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Colbert Wants Paul Ryan's First Time (Endorsing Trump) To Be Special

(0) Comments | Posted May 11, 2016 | 1:15 PM

Your first time is supposed to be special. Even if that first time has all the appeal of a skinning-your-knees party.

On "The Late Show" Tuesday, Stephen Colbert tried to give some big brotherly advice to speaker and Donald Trump virgin Paul Ryan. Ryan says he's not ready to support...

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Bernie Sanders Teaches Stephen Colbert To Never Give Up (On Your Candy)

(0) Comments | Posted May 10, 2016 | 12:52 PM

Sometimes in the face of adversity, when things seem their darkest, you've got to dig down deep, pull together every last bit of courage and strength you can muster and show the world that you're not going to back down.

Like when Stephen Colbert's candy got stuck in...

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We Really Want To Believe This Is What The First Hangover Was Like

(0) Comments | Posted May 9, 2016 | 3:35 PM

Alcohol and fun were invented at the same time -- that's just historical fact. But just like good can't exist without bad, alcohol can't really exist without hangovers. It makes you wonder what the first hangover was like.

Well, wonder no longer, because comedy writer and actor Jon Mishner takes...

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Blac Chyna's Pregnancy Causes Chaos For Kardashian Family Tree

(0) Comments | Posted May 6, 2016 | 2:37 PM

On Friday, Blac Chyna announced that she's pregnant and, wow, does that ever complicate things for the Kardashians. 

Chyna and Rob Kardashian are expecting their first child together, but she was previously engaged to Tyga and they have a three-year-old son named King...

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Louis C.K. Has Apparently Quit The Internet

(0) Comments | Posted May 6, 2016 | 1:23 PM

We can all agree the Internet is mostly bad. I mean, what you're reading right now is some of the good stuff, but the rest? Ack.

That's why Louis C.K. has given it up. The comedian told Conan O'Brien that time with his daughters is more important, but also searching...

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#ActionMovieCampaignSlogan Dials This Election Cycle Up To 11

(0) Comments | Posted May 4, 2016 | 4:32 PM

If you ask us at HuffPost Comedy, there's not nearly enough crazy stuff happening in this presidential election. We asked our thousands of comedy minions on Twitter to kick this political process in the balls with the hashtag #ActionMovieCampaignSlogan.

Many thanks to Gilbert Gottfried (@RealGilbert) for being...

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To Say This John Kasich Ad Is Optimistic Would Be An Understatement

(0) Comments | Posted May 4, 2016 | 1:05 PM

On "The Late Show" Tuesday night, Colbert addressed the endlessly optimistic presidential campaign of former governor and current dreamer John Kasich.

Before you watch this clip, just remember that this is indeed a real ad. And then Stephen, of course, has his own fun with it.

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When You Combine 'Star Wars' And 'Hamilton,' It's A Tour De Force

(0) Comments | Posted May 4, 2016 | 12:29 PM

Welcome to the Internet, where no topic is an island, and new iterations of virtually everything are created at light speed.

"Walking Dead" as a musical? Easy

George R.R. Martin rap battling with J.R.R. Tolkien? No problem.

"But, Andy," you say. "What about 'Star Wars' done in...

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