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Katla McGlynn
Katla McGlynn is the Comedy Editor at The Huffington Post.

She is a Pace University & Upright Citizens Brigade alum and New Yorker since 2004. She is the creator of the first comedy web series set in a ladies’ bathroom, “Stallin’ With Dave Hill,” and co-creator of the four-part holiday expose, "Jason & Katla’s War On Christmas."

In addition to covering and creating comedy, she regularly recaps AMC’s “The Walking Dead" and once led a week-long viral campaign to find and meet Bill Murray at SXSW. She succeeded.

Entries by Katla McGlynn

Help A Grown Man Live Like An Adult With 1-800-Adopt-A-Dude

(0) Comments | Posted July 29, 2014 | 12:43 PM

For the price of a roll of toilet paper a day, you can help a dude in need buy his own toilet paper.

That's the important message a PSA from Melissa Hunter hopes will reach today's successful women looking to nurture and care for a dude of their...

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13 Good Luck Charms That We'd Rather Not Have, Thank You

(2) Comments | Posted July 28, 2014 | 1:33 PM

They say these things are supposed to bring you good luck. We say, "No, thanks."

If stepping in dog doo, carrying around a vulture's head or getting salt all over our backs is "good luck," we might just be cool with whatever our bad luck has in store.

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Bill Maher's New Rule For Parents Who Name Their Babies 'Katniss'

(58) Comments | Posted July 25, 2014 | 3:23 PM

Katniss? Really?

Bill Maher has a special message for people who name their daughters after Jennifer Lawrence's character in "The Hunger Games," and he even found a way to make a Hobby Lobby joke to go with it.

Hear his exclusive "New Rule" (above) and just try not to...

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Rhett And Link's Vacation Song Proves Nothing Should Come Between You And Your Days Off

(1) Comments | Posted July 23, 2014 | 10:29 AM

Not even a zombie apocalypse should damper your days off.

Rhett and Link's latest musical endeavor, "I'm On Vacation," reminds us to treasure whatever precious vacation days we can get, even if that means being drugged and mugged by attractive fudge makers.

If you can't get away this...

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Fred Armisen Finds A New Use For Payphones, Then Answers 8 Random Questions Via Email

(5) Comments | Posted July 23, 2014 | 9:58 AM

Imagine that you're walking the streets of New York. You pass by a ringing payphone, unaware that there's a former "Saturday Night Live" cast member on the line, just waiting to invite you to a secret comedy show. Do you pick it up? Or do you pass it by?


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This Is Every French Movie Ever

(0) Comments | Posted July 22, 2014 | 2:17 PM

A love story in black and white. Horizontal POV shots in bed. 25 minutes of out-of-focus butts.

Yep, you're watching a French movie.

Watch the parody trailer for "L'Amour Du Du Ja Gotye," courtesy of Skootch Comedy, above.

And no, that's definitely not how you say "A...

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15 Ridiculous Summer Toys You'd Have To Be Stupid Rich -- But Mainly Stupid -- To Buy

(104) Comments | Posted July 18, 2014 | 2:44 PM

For some people, a simple pool float or Slip'N Slide just isn't going to cut it.

If you're looking to drop some serious cash on a summer toy that probably isn't worth the hype, check out these prime examples found online.

CORRECTION: This article previously misidentified the material of...

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Jon Stewart Rips Sarah Palin's Call For Impeachment, But Not For The Reason You'd Think

(137) Comments | Posted July 18, 2014 | 9:55 AM

For Jon Stewart, the most surprising part of Sarah Palin's recent Facebook video wasn't her call for President Obama's impeachment, but a certain analogy she used to justify it.

After Palin compared herself (or America?) to a "battered wife" who must say "no más" to Obama's handling of...

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Watch Two 30-Something Dudes Lip-Sync A Conversation Between Two 60-Something Sisters

(9) Comments | Posted July 17, 2014 | 12:49 PM

You'll never look at your mom and aunt's boring conversations the same way again.

With some clever editing, comedy group The Kloons turns a banal chat between two 60-year-old women into comedic gold for a series they call "Sisters."

How'd they do it? According to the YouTube...

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Weird Al's 'Handy' Turns Iggy Azalea's 'Fancy' Into A Home Improvement Anthem

(2) Comments | Posted July 17, 2014 | 11:35 AM

Weird Al is on a roll this week.

In the fourth release off his new album, "Mandatory Fun," Mr. Yankovic is keeping the hits coming with a ridiculous take on Iggy Azalea's "Fancy," entitled "Handy."

Weird Al teamed up with Yahoo! Screen for this music video, which features comedian Eddie...

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Jon Stewart's CIA Lunch Informant Sounds A LOT Like Jerry Seinfeld

(0) Comments | Posted July 17, 2014 | 8:48 AM

The tables have ever-so-slightly turned over at the CIA now that their personal emails -- workers' lunchroom complaints, to be exact -- have been released to the public.

Jon Stewart had some fun with the CIA's "B*tchy emails about their lunch" on Wednesday night's "Daily Show," including one person's complaint...

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Weird Al Turns Lorde's 'Royals' Into A Song About Foil And Somehow Also The Illuminati

(23) Comments | Posted July 16, 2014 | 11:30 AM

"Weird Al" Yankovic is no stranger to food-based parodies (where would he be without "Eat It?"), but his spoof of Lorde's song, entitled "Foil," is about so much more than leftovers.

In the third release off his new album, "Mandatory Fun," Weird Al teamed up with...

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Stephen Colbert Mocks Fox News For Complaining About Obama Traveling

(142) Comments | Posted July 16, 2014 | 9:34 AM

Some Fox News correspondents are upset that President Obama hasn't visited the Mexican border during an immigration crisis, but then again, they're also upset that he likes the Enlightenment.

On Tuesday night's "Colbert Report," Stephen poked fun at the cable news network's negative coverage of Obama's recent trips to Colorado...

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Nathan Fielder Says His Bizarre Bill Gates Impersonator Will Return To 'Nathan For You'

(2) Comments | Posted July 15, 2014 | 2:53 PM

On the July 8 episode of "Nathan For You," Nathan Fielder attempted to boost a struggling souvenir shop's sales by staging a film shoot, inviting customers to be "Extras" and directing them to shop at the store.

While that may sound like a solid plan, Fielder ran into...

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Smart Shopper Makes Sure His Suit Will Look Good ALL Night

(0) Comments | Posted July 15, 2014 | 11:13 AM

Now, THIS is how you try on a suit.

When you're going to a wedding, formal party or any other fancy shindig where the alcohol is flowing, you want to be sure your threads can handle every stage of your evening.

Allow Redditor XcessiveFunk to demonstrate

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Jon Stewart Returns From Vacation To Find Out 'The World Has Gone Mad'

(34) Comments | Posted July 15, 2014 | 9:29 AM

"What happened, we were gone for two weeks?!"

Jon Stewart returned from his summer break on Monday night to find a heaping pile of disheartening news awaiting his satire, including the immigration crisis in California, growing threats from ISIS and Israeli-Palistinian violence overseas, and a clusterf**k of problems at the...

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Weird Al's 'Tacky' Spoofs Pharrell's 'Happy' With Jack Black, Aisha Tyler & More

(16) Comments | Posted July 14, 2014 | 1:31 PM

Just when we thought we had reached peak "Happy," "Weird Al" Yankovic has come up with a parody that has Pharrell's catchy tune in our heads all over again.

In the first music video for Yankovic's new album, "Mandatory Fun," 2014's most jubilant pop...

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Bill Hader Got Fired For Spoiling The End Of 'Titanic' & 10 More Facts You Didn't Know

(24) Comments | Posted July 13, 2014 | 11:28 AM

Bill Hader's stories have everything: Angry Arnold Schwarzenegger, "Titanic" jokes that get you fired, and that thing where the bad guy from "Karate Kid" passive aggressively drinks your milkshake.

The "Saturday Night Live" alum shared those stories and more as he was interviewed by Mike Sacks, author of the...

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Dana Carvey Sings 'Choppin' Broccoli' With A Full Orchestra On 'The Tonight Show'

(13) Comments | Posted July 11, 2014 | 9:29 AM

"Tonight Show" viewers got to relive a classic "Saturday Night Live" moment on Thursday night when Dana Carvey busted out "Choppin' Broccoli" -- with a full orchestra.

The Derek Stevens comeback song about a lady who went downtown to buy some broccoli is just as funny today as...

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John Oliver Fights Antarctica Tourism With Hilariously Convincing PSA

(4) Comments | Posted July 9, 2014 | 1:06 PM

"Last Week Tonight" host John Oliver has one request for all the world tourists out there: PLEASE don't go to Antarctica.

Thanks to morning talk shows touting the icy continent's "free penguins and sno-cones," thousands of tourists are tarnishing Antarctica's pristine landscapes every year.

Luckily, Oliver is...

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