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Entries by Carol Hartsell from 09/2012

Colbert Interviews Clint Eastwood's Chair (VIDEO)

Posted 09.01.2012 | Comedy

Conventions have a way of fast-tracking the careers of lesser-known politicians by thrusting them into the limelight at just the right time. Barack Ob...

Jon Stewart Celebrates Clint Eastwood's 'Fistful Of Awesome' While Tearing Romney's Speech Apart (VIDEO)

Posted 09.01.2012 | Comedy

Much has been made of Clint Eastwood's bizarre speech at the Republican National Convention, but few have endeavored to explain what it really means. ...

Bill Maher Defends Clint Eastwood (VIDEO)

Posted 09.01.2012 | Comedy

While most of the known universe seems to agree that Clint Eastwood's RNC speech was, at best, way off-message and, at worst, embarrassing for everyon...

Human Slingshot Slip And Slide Will Make You Jealous (VIDEO)

Posted 09.01.2012 | Comedy

Ok, we'll admit it. We kind of want to do this. Yes, we know everyone in this video is lucky to be alive, but come on... how fun does this look? The ...

'Baby Got Back' By Ian McKellan: Hunter Davis' Dramatic Impression (VIDEO)

Posted 09.01.2012 | Comedy

We can't stop giggling over Hunter Davis' dramatic reinterpretation of Sir Mix-A-Lot's "Baby Got Back" in the style of Ian McKellan. It's things like ...

Bill Maher's New Rule For GOP: Admit George W. Bush Exists (VIDEO)

Posted 09.02.2012 | Comedy

On Friday's "Real Time With Bill Maher" there was plenty to discuss from the RNC, not the least of which was Maher's defense of Clint Eastwood's comed...

Best Brunch Proposal Ever: Man Serenades Girlfriend With Guitar & Trombone (VIDEO)

Posted 09.02.2012 | Comedy

Proposals have gotten more and more elaborate, from live lip dubs to full-fledged movie trailers. But sometimes, when you want to ask someone to ...

Mushroom Hat Cat Is Super Chill (VIDEO)

Posted 09.03.2012 | Comedy

It's the last day of Summer fun, y'all, so take our advice and make this super-chill cat your spirit animal. And don't forget to fire up your DIY gril...

Labor Day 2012: Worst DIY Grills (PHOTOS)

Posted 09.03.2012 | Comedy

Quick, there's only one more official cookout day left! Grab anything that looks like a rack and throw it over some coals STAT! What's that? No, we ...

Clint Eastwood Chair Auditions (VIDEO)

Posted 09.04.2012 | Comedy

Yes, there have been a lot of parodies and jokes about Clint Eastwood's now-infamous RNC speech, and yes, we're almost sick of talking about it... alm...

'How Not To Read': The Last Book You'll Ever Need (VIDEO)

Posted 09.04.2012 | Comedy

Are you sick of reading? Are you tired of talking about books altogether? Then you're in luck. Dan Wilbur, creator of Better Book Titles has all the a...

DNC Drinking Game: Tune In, Drink Up, Black Out

Posted 09.04.2012 | Comedy

We've got one more week of this convention insanity, and we're all probably going to need a few cocktails to get through it. As a service organizatio...

Lewis Black To Joy Behar: 'Democrats Are Like A Big Tortoise That's On Its Back & Can't Get Up' (VIDEO)

Posted 09.05.2012 | Comedy

Deval Patrick emboldened the Democratic base during his rousing Tuesday-night convention speech by proclaiming that it was time for the party to "grow...

Witstream Takes On The DNC: Comedians Live Tweet Bill Clinton's Speech (UPDATES)

Posted 09.05.2012 | Comedy

As the Democratic National Convention continues in Charlotte, North Carolina tonight, you can count on millions of Obama supporters watching and looki...

John Mayer's New Girlfriend: TMZ Spoof By Barely Political (VIDEO)

Posted 09.05.2012 | Comedy

What have John Mayer, Darth Vader & Gandalf been up to? TMZ knows, which means now you know. In this spot-on spoof, Barely Political blows the lid of...

Colbert's Insane DNC 'People's Party' Opening Shows Obama As Mao, Castro & Bane (VIDEO)

Posted 09.05.2012 | Comedy

Stephen Colbert couldn't resist the opportunity to go all-out with the communist imagery and rhetoric in the opening package for his week of DNC shows...

Jimmy Fallon's Julian Castro Impression Proves Twitter Right (VIDEO)

Posted 09.06.2012 | Comedy

When Julian Castro spoke at the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday, not only did he bring down the house with his story of realizing the Americ...

Colbert Cries Over Michelle Obama's Speech But Doesn't Buy A Word Of It (VIDEO)

Posted 09.06.2012 | Comedy

While it may have seemed like everyone was bowled over by Michelle Obama's powerful DNC speech, at least one man knew it was all bullsh*t... "warm, so...

Michelle Obama's DNC Top Ten List On Letterman (VIDEO)

Posted 09.06.2012 | Comedy

After wowing everyone with her amazing Tuesday-night speech, Michelle Obama made yet another appearance on "Late Show with David Letterman," this time...

Tig Notaro Talks Breast Cancer Treatment, Moving To New York & Why She's Having The Best & Worst Time Of Her Life

Posted 09.06.2012 | Comedy

Tig Notaro has had one of those years you write a book about. As the beloved comedian and actress has seen her star steadily rise with appearances on...

Witstream Takes On The DNC: Comedians Live Tweet Obama & Biden's Speeches (UPDATES)

Posted 09.06.2012 | Comedy

As the Democratic National Convention wraps up in Charlotte, North Carolina tonight, you can count on millions of Obama supporters watching and lookin...

Get Your War On: Charlotte (VIDEO)

Posted 09.07.2012 | Comedy

When last we left our two office drones, they were in the throes of RNC passion... at least one of them was. Now that the DNC has wrapped, will they e...

Wanda Sykes Talks LGBT Platform At DNC (VIDEO)

Posted 09.07.2012 | Comedy

Comedian and actress Wanda Sykes stopped by MSNBC to talk about the Democratic National Convention giving unprecedented focus to its LGBT platform, pa...

'The Daily Show' Explains Stump Speeches: Local Anecdotes, Repurposed Song Lyrics & No Details (VIDEO)

Posted 09.10.2012 | Comedy

Now that the conventions are over it's time for the candidates to take their messages of "hope and change" or "other hope and change" directly to the ...

Japanese Television Pranks Are More Like Nightmares (VIDEO)

Posted 09.10.2012 | Comedy

All we can say about this is, if we're ever pranked by Japanese television, just go ahead and get our padded room ready, because that'll basically be ...