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What Is A Chicano?

Cheech Marin | Posted 07.03.2012 | Home
Cheech Marin

To me, you have to declare yourself a Chicano in order to be a Chicano. That makes a Chicano a Mexican-American with a defiant political attitude that centers on his or her right to self-definition. I'm a Chicano because I say I am.

Lake Como Vs. La Quinta

Dina Gachman | Posted 07.03.2012 | Travel
Dina Gachman

Sure plane travel hasn't always been as rosy as a 1950s beach blanket melodrama, but still. Meals and bite sized snacks used to be free. Flights used to be pretty much on time. It didn't cost $25 to check your luggage.

Robin Williams Collects So Many Military Miniatures, He Fears for Hoarders Eligibility

Vanity Fair | Posted 07.01.2012 | Comedy
Vanity Fair

"I was just really honored to be nominated," Ty Burrell told Vanity Fair at the second annual Comedy Awards ceremony on Saturday, where he won for best performance by a TV actor for his role as Phil Dunphy on Modern Family.

Why Are Bidets So Damn Funny?

Harmon Leon | Posted 06.29.2012 | Comedy
Harmon Leon

Bidets are related to toilets in the same way modern man is linked to monkeys -- shared by a common ancestor. Also, as I found out at a recent house party, a bidet is also a great place to ice beers.

Washingwood's New Theme Park: Romneyland

Steve Faber | Posted 06.30.2012 | Comedy
Steve Faber

Opening Day at Washingwood's first and only theme park may be less than year away, according to sources close to the author. I was able to "borrow" a copy of the visitor's guide and provide you a sneak peek!

The City Needs Money; Everybody Duck!

Tom Falco | Posted 07.01.2012 | Miami
Tom Falco


The Job Market: Stand Out or Put Out

Nedda Alammar | Posted 07.01.2012 | Comedy
Nedda Alammar

There is no excuse for feeling like a failure at life in your thirties as opposed to your twenties when you're supposed to be a failure. We know so much more now.

Why I Laughed Through My Divorce

Lisa Marie Wilson | Posted 07.01.2012 | Divorce
Lisa Marie Wilson

Two weeks after I moved out of my second husband's house, I learned that I had cancer. So now, when people tell me they're thinking of divorce, I tell them to get a full-body scan first.

Standup Comedy Can Make a Candidate Stand Out

Scott Blakeman | Posted 07.01.2012 | Politics
Scott Blakeman

To be an effective candidate Romney need not match Obama's extraordinary comedic skills. What Romney needs to do, is to figure out once and for all, who he really is up there on the stage -- what he really stands for and what his core convictions are.

Advice for My Child (Not to Be Opened Before Your 25th Birthday)

Ross Hyzer | Posted 06.30.2012 | Comedy
Ross Hyzer

I'm sorry the world is so weird. Your mother and I tried to make things better, with our flash mobs and our yoga parties and retweets, but nothing seemed to work. At least we had a kid.

House Unanimously Approves 'Apatow-Segel' Bill

David Fagin | Posted 07.01.2012 | Comedy
David Fagin

In a rare show of unity this morning, the House unanimously approved the "Apatow-Segel" Bill 435-0. It is believed that president Obama will sign the bill into law sometime this week.

The Ghost Of Charlie Harper Pays Alan A Visit

Posted 05.01.2012 | TV

The latest episode of "Two And A Half Men" (Mon., 9 p.m. ET on CBS) resurrected Charlie Sheen's character, the late Charlie Harper. Hopped up on m...

'HIMYM': Lily's In Labor, But Where's Marshall?

Posted 05.01.2012 | TV

The latest episode of "How I Met Your Mother" (Mon., 8 p.m. ET on CBS) was chock full of cliffhangers ahead of the upcoming Season 7 Finale. Ted ...

Inquiring Minds Want to Know! Attending the 2012 Cambridge Science Festival

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 06.30.2012 | College
Zoe P. Strassfield

While I'm incredibly sore that I couldn't be in New York today to see the Space Shuttle Enterprise arrive aboard NASA's carrier jet, living in Boston has allowed me to enjoy some first-rate experiences. The single luckiest event so far would have to be the Cambridge Science Festival.

The 2012 GSA Conference Video

Tim Young | Posted 06.29.2012 | Comedy
Tim Young

Just when you thought you had heard enough about GSA's overspending, this video appears...

Ode to the Catchy Pop-Song -- Parody of "Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)" by Kelly Clarkson

Adam Wright | Posted 06.30.2012 | Comedy
Adam Wright

Pop-songs are notoriously catchy. So I've decided to show how a pop-song can ruined a young-man's life in the only way I found appropriate... parody style!

Rolling Back The Years At The 'TV Land Awards'

Posted 05.07.2012 | TV

Everybody had a blast at the tenth annual "TV Land Awards" (Sun., 9 p.m. ET on TV Land). Host Kelly Ripa took to the stage dressed as everyone from Su...

Rejected White House Correspondents' Dinner Hosts

James Kotecki | Posted 06.27.2012 | Comedy
James Kotecki

Comedian Jimmy Kimmel is headlining this year's White House Correspondents Dinner. Kimmel beat out of a number of other comics considered for the job...

Precisely Pivoting Polls

Will Durst | Posted 06.27.2012 | Comedy
Will Durst

The two campaigns are poised to pivot like a fat kid on roller skates clutching an expiring candy store coupon based on whatever data they receive from their intensely studied focus groups of potential voters.

WATCH: Rob Delaney Weighs In On VA Abortion Bill

The Huffington Post | Christine Friar | Posted 04.27.2012 | Comedy

Comedian Rob Delaney might have built his fan base by being ridiculously funny on Twitter, but that doesn't mean his opinions are relegated to his com...

A Difficult Brunch in Washingwood

Steve Faber | Posted 06.20.2012 | Comedy
Steve Faber

In Washingwood, where Hollywood and Washington D.C. collide there's an interesting spot for brunch, called Cafe Discontent.

'30 Rock' Live: Jon Hamm In Blackface

Posted 04.27.2012 | TV

"30 Rock" (Thu., 8:30 p.m. ET on NBC) aired its second live episode Thursday night. The episode featured NBC page Kenneth (Jack McBrayer) educating...

'Parks & Recreation': Leslie vs. Bobby In 'Debate Night'

Posted 06.27.2012 | TV

Leslie Knope's political campaign continued on "Parks & Recreation" (Thu., 9:30 p.m. ET on NBC) Thursday night. Running for Pawnee City Council, L...

'Community' Does 'Law & Order': Who Died?

Posted 04.27.2012 | TV

It was doink doink time on "Community" (Thu., 8 p.m. ET on NBC) Thursday night. The comedy paid tribute to the late lamented "Law & Order" and its cre...

Facebook Takes Lesson From Arizona

Gavin Shulman | Posted 06.26.2012 | Comedy
Gavin Shulman

Facebook announced today a new policy whereby if the social networking site deems any new photos posted on your profile to be suspicious than your service can be stopped and subject to further investigation.