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

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Carly Fiorina And Ted Cruz Awkwardly Joining Hands Is A Cringe Bomb

(0) Comments | Posted May 2, 2016 | 3:55 PM

Close-up video of Carly Fiorina and Ted Cruz joining hands in the most awkward way ever attempted by humans has swept the Internet in the last day or so. This footage comes from a rally where Cruz announced Fiorina as his running mate.

It's like their hands suddenly morphed...

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This New Musical End To 'Force Awakens' Is In A Galaxy 'All By Itself'

(0) Comments | Posted May 2, 2016 | 2:43 PM

We all wanted Luke Skywalker to say something, anything, in the final moments of "The Force Awakens," but I guess we'll just have to wait until the next "Star Wars" film. Sorry, everyone ...

WAIT! San Francisco Bay area band David Unger Music might be able to help! What if...

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What You Would Really Sound Like If You Took Your Mom's Advice

(0) Comments | Posted May 2, 2016 | 11:57 AM

As much as you hate to admit it, your mom is usually right about most things. When she tells you to take a jacket, or to ease slowly into a relationship, it's because a lifetime of experience has made her wise. Wiser than you.

Still ... get off my back...

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This 'Game Of Thrones' Character Shows Us What Real Beauty Is

(0) Comments | Posted April 27, 2016 | 4:24 PM

Are you tired of pop culture, the media and magical amulets creating oppressive and unfair standards of beauty? For too long, the magical amulet industry has been pushing their agenda, but one "Game Of Thrones" character, Melisandre, has had enough.

CollegeHumor gives Melisandre the kudos she deserves!...

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#ElectionPlotTwist Somehow Makes The 2016 Election Even Crazier

(0) Comments | Posted April 27, 2016 | 1:51 PM

Where else could this presidential election go? Is it too extreme to think that one candidate might remove their head to reveal that an alien has been in control the whole time. That would be pretty shocking ... BUT WOULD IT REALLY??? 

We started the hashtag #ElectionPlotTwist because we want...

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If You've Ever Wondered How The Power Rangers Die, Here You Go

(0) Comments | Posted April 27, 2016 | 1:35 PM

The Power Rangers seem invincible. Sure, they might take a few punches or appear weakened during battles at one time or another, but ultimately they regroup and defeat whatever villain is hounding them that week.

But eventually they have to die, right? At some point, notwithstanding natural causes, one villain...

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Bernie Sanders As George Costanza Is Real And It's Spectacular

(0) Comments | Posted April 26, 2016 | 1:15 PM

Of all the characters in this presidential race, Bernie Sanders may fit into the Seinfeld universe the most easily. And if any election cycle was going to jibe with Jerry, Elaine, George and Kramer, 2016 is it.

The folks at Break envisioned a world where George Costanza is played...

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Stephen Colbert 'White-Mansplains' Beyoncé's 'Lemonade' For Nation's Dads

(0) Comments | Posted April 26, 2016 | 10:15 AM

If my Official Republican Handbook has taught me anything, it's that some people love nothing more than a white man explaining things to them.

With Beyoncé's "Lemonade" being released this past weekend, the nation's out-of-touch dads are in desperate need of someone to mansplain the phenomenon. Who better than

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CollegeHumor Explains Why Bernie Sanders Is Actually Winning

(0) Comments | Posted April 25, 2016 | 3:59 PM

"Bernie Math" isn't like other math. In Bernie Math, super delegates don't count (unless they're on his side), momentum is more important than addition, and everyone I know personally is voting for Bernie so it's safe to assume that he's getting more votes.

CollegeHumor breaks down the electoral...

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No, I Don't Watch 'Game Of Thrones,' So Please Stop Asking

(0) Comments | Posted April 25, 2016 | 1:16 PM

Season 6 of "Game of Thrones" premiered on Sunday, and the Internet was predictably all aflutter.

I don't watch "Game of Thrones." This is partially because I haven't had HBO for many years. But, let's be real, if I really wanted to watch the show, I could have borrowed a...

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If Video Game Commercials Were Honest ... You'd Still Probably Play Them

(0) Comments | Posted April 25, 2016 | 10:53 AM

Do you need to escape reality, but still periodically activate the pleasure centers of your brain via a simple rewards system? Welcome to video games!

Cracked's honest spokesman Roger is back, this time to give gamers some real talk about their addiction. 

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Bill Maher Is Tired Of White People Self-Righteously Crapping On Themselves

(0) Comments | Posted April 23, 2016 | 3:39 PM

Bill Maher took white liberals and conservatives to task over racism on Friday.

The "Real Time with Bill Maher" host called out conservatives who believe "reverse racism" is actually thing and white liberals who crap on being white to feel better about themselves. 

"I know you're trying to demonstrate...

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7 Things The Earth Would Totally Tweet If It Could

(0) Comments | Posted April 22, 2016 | 12:41 PM

It’s Earth Day on Friday, the one day a year when we pretend to care about the planet we’re kinda sorta ruining. Earth obviously isn’t happy with us. Can you imagine if our own world took to social media to vent about planet stuff?

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Colbert Can't Keep It Together During Segment About RNC Chairman

(0) Comments | Posted April 22, 2016 | 11:13 AM

On "The Late Show" Thursday, Stephen Colbert took a closer look at RNC chairman Reince Priebus. Priebus has his work cut out for him this summer when the (potentially contested) Republican National Convention happens in Cleveland this year.

Priebus' cries for help seem frighteningly specific.

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The 'Mother Buffer' App Will Text Mom Back So You Don't Have To

(0) Comments | Posted April 21, 2016 | 12:27 PM

You love your mom, but technology has essentially ruined your ability to get away from her. Well, now with "Mother Buffer," a (sadly fake) app from comedy duo Moll & Rell, you don't have to see her texts ever again if you choose!

"Mother Buffer" takes your mother's normally overly dramatic or excited text messages to you and creates a carefully crafted auto-response. This gives you more time for yourself, to do things that she likely wouldn't approve of...

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Colbert Couldn't Be More Excited For Harriet Tubman To Be On The $20 Bill

(0) Comments | Posted April 21, 2016 | 9:39 AM

After many, many (many x 400) years, the United States currency will finally feature an African-American, and the first woman in more than a century, on one of its bills, namely escaped slave and Underground Railroad participant Harriet Tubman.

On Wednesday's "Late Show," Stephen Colbert was thrilled...

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Αυτό το βίντεο ίσως κάνει τον Τραμπ να κοκκινίσει από ντροπή

(0) Comments | Posted April 20, 2016 | 9:53 PM

Ο Ντόναλντ Τραμπ επιμένει ότι είναι πολύ καλό αφεντικό και ότι παρέχει θέσεις εργασίας, όμως τι πιστεύουν οι υπάλληλοί του; Την προηγούμενη εβδομάδα το «The Chris Gethard Show» επισκέφτηκε ορισμένες από τις επιχειρήσεις που ανήκουν στον Τραμπ στη Νέα Υόρκη και μίλησε με τους υπαλλήλους του.

Μπορείτε να φανταστείτε...

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John Hodgman Pens Thoughtful Piece Explaining Why He's Voting Hillary

(0) Comments | Posted April 19, 2016 | 11:51 AM


Former Daily Show correspondent John Hodgman took to his blog on Tuesday, the day of the New York presidential primary, to explain in some detail why he has decided to vote for Hillary Clinton, not Bernie Sanders. 


"I don’t think this is a time to laugh...

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Having 'Hamilton' Tickets Is Better Than Having A Baby, Let's Be Real

(0) Comments | Posted April 19, 2016 | 11:21 AM

You never forget that first time. You hold it so delicately out of fear of doing something wrong! It stares back up at you, so much potential, so much possibility!

You got a ticket to the musical "Hamilton."

Wait, what did you think I was talking about? Oh, sure, babies...

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Donald Trump's Employees Reveal If They Are Voting For Their Boss

(0) Comments | Posted April 18, 2016 | 5:03 PM

Donald Trump insists that he's a great boss and job creator, but what do his employees think? Last week "The Chris Gethard Show" went around New York to many of the businesses Trump owns and spoke to people he employs.

Can you guess what they think...

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