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Seven Reasons I Will Be a Horrible Parent (If I Have a Child Right Now at This Moment)

Liz Riggs | Posted 03.06.2013 | Comedy
Liz Riggs

I will assume my kid can take care of itself. I don't know how to teach sports. All of its morals and values will be entirely based on Friday Night Lights.

Kimye Is Having a Bay-Bay!

Jen M.L. | Posted 03.04.2013 | TV
Jen M.L.

Have you heard the news yet? I am absolutely brimming with excitement for Kanye West and Kim Kardashian and their new little "Kash Kow" (thanks to some random Kanye Twitter follower for that bit of brilliance). Kimye is going to have a Bay-Bay.

Life Advice From OWN's Funniest Women

Posted 01.04.2013 | OWN

Is a sense of humor enough to get you through anything? Find out what it’s really like to be an up-and-coming female comedian in Chicago. Plus: The ...

You'll Never Lose Those 10 Pounds: Keeping Resolutions Real

Sheila Moeschen | Posted 03.05.2013 | Women
Sheila Moeschen

Each year, we pledge to transform ourselves into a super human, a being that is part Bill Gates mogul, part Michelle Obama arms, part Halle Berry stunner and part Oprah. Each year we crash and burn. Why?

Taking on Downton Abbey

Tom Falco | Posted 03.05.2013 | TV
Tom Falco

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Seriously Annoying Words, Like 'Fiscal Cliff' and Whatever

Tony Phillips | Posted 03.04.2013 | Weird News
Tony Phillips

The thing about annoying speech is that it comes in more than the adolescent variety. It's easy enough to pick on the youth, because for one thing, they're idiots. But idiocy knows no age.

People on the Street: Do You Believe This Stereotype? (VIDEO)

Nato Green | Posted 03.04.2013 | Comedy
Nato Green

The holiday season, when Americans make legions of bad choices about money, seemed like a good time to revisit one of the most venerable stereotypes about money: that Jews have it and hoard it.

Lincoln, Meet Django: Slavery's Latest Films Are Controversial, But Not Why You Think

Rodney Barnes | Posted 03.02.2013 | Black Voices
Rodney Barnes

The film is a well-acted, directed and a cinematic and aural feast, yet Tarantino's Django remains hotly debated among black intellectuals. And when it comes to why this is such a lightning rod, I have a theory.

Mayan Calendar Prophecy Demystified

Mitch Ditkoff | Posted 03.01.2013 | Comedy
Mitch Ditkoff

Apparently, there has been some kind of mix up with the whole "2012 Mayan Calendar" thing. A new translation of an ancient Mayan text -- "The Axhumuc...

How to Survive the New Year

Sherman Yellen | Posted 12.28.2012 | New York
Sherman Yellen

New Years Eve 2013 is fast creeping up on us. One of the gifts of growing older is that you don't have to celebrate the New Year. All you have to do is tolerate it. If you can't do that, just endure it.

Comic Adam Burke Talks the Death of Political Humor and More on The Interview Show

Mark Bazer | Posted 02.26.2013 | Chicago
Mark Bazer

Comedian Adam Burke, whose new comedy album, Universal Squirrel Theory, is out now, talks the meaning of "time is money," why political humor is now dead and more.

The Hard Truth About Sharing Your Birthday With Jesus and Baby New Year (VIDEO)

Robin Gelfenbien | Posted 02.25.2013 | Comedy
Robin Gelfenbien

As a kid, my birthday parties weren't always well-attended and two years ago, I celebrated my birthday almost two months late. Why? Because I was born on December 26. But I realize that others might have it worse.

Take My Neocon -- Please

David Isenberg | Posted 02.25.2013 | Politics
David Isenberg

First, neocons should stick to their day jobs as the whole humor thing is not working out for them, unless, or course, their object was to make themselves look ridiculous. Second, to paraphrase famed Jewish comic Henny Youngman, take my neocon--please.

Running Into Your Ex At A Holiday Party

Posted 10.15.2014 | Home

It's almost inevitable. Between all the office parties, the holiday soirees, the club-hopping and those New Year's eve bashes, it's entirely likely yo...

Gun Play

Robert Brustein | Posted 02.23.2013 | Comedy
Robert Brustein

Scene: The teller's window of a local bank in Tombstone, Arizona. A well-dressed man walks up to the window, where the teller is counting cash, puts a gun to his forehead, and speaks.

NRA Says Hansel and Gretel Should Have Had Guns

Jalees Rehman, M.D. | Posted 02.21.2013 | Comedy
Jalees Rehman, M.D.

The National Rifle-Manufacturer Association (NRA) held a press conference in Washington, D.C. to offer "meaningful contributions" in the debate about education reform.

Breaking Down the Worst Christmas Video of All Time

Tim Young | Posted 02.20.2013 | Comedy
Tim Young

Upon realizing it wasn't a joke... I had to post my response in Terrible Moments in White People History, Christmas Edition... for the sake of all mankind. Here is my video:

WATCH: Midlife Moms Do Gangnam Style

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 12.21.2012 | Fifty

“Gangnam Style” has taken the world by storm -- and has made 34-year-old Park Jae-sang, better known as Psy, a YouTube phenomenon. Just this we...

Take My Advice, Yo!

Jessica A. Gross | Posted 02.20.2013 | Miami
Jessica A. Gross

The planets align to give you the drive to complete any task. You will be a lot happier if you clean your room and wash your dishes. And yes, your roommate paid the universe a great deal to say this but seriously, bro, you are dirty.

My Year in GIFs

Sarah Shanfield | Posted 12.20.2012 | Comedy
Sarah Shanfield

We all knew who the true winner was this year -- the gif! Something about a few of those sped up repeated motions made my day -- and sometimes even inspired motivation to make my next major decision.

How to Get the Most From Your Holiday Vacation

Julie Gerstenblatt | Posted 02.19.2013 | Travel
Julie Gerstenblatt

Every time I plan a vacation, I turn to TripAdvisor for advice, and you know what? It's a baaaaad idea. That site totally messes with my head.

Budget Deal Before the End of the World?

Beth Armogida | Posted 02.18.2013 | Comedy
Beth Armogida

President Obama and Speaker Boehner are trying to reach a budget deal before Christmas and the fiscal cliff. Screw Christmas and the fiscal cliff. They better hurry up before the Earth explodes on Friday.

How Not to Eat Spaghetti With a Celebrity

John DeBellis | Posted 02.18.2013 | Comedy
John DeBellis

Late one weeknight, after I had finished my set, I collected my cab fare at Catch A Rising Star, and hung out looking for a comic to share a ride to the Improvisation. I joined Bobby Kelton and Andy Kaufman (two fellow comics) at a table in the back of the showroom.

The Aspirational Christmas Card

Emily Bracken | Posted 02.18.2013 | Comedy
Emily Bracken

My all-time favorite best worst "Christmas card" was not a card at all. It was a piece of paper that listed family members' jobs, promotions, travel, births, marriages, and other sordid accomplishments. I don't know why this couple sent me their resume.

I Want Instagram to Use My Pics for Ads -- They're Great!

Blake Henderson | Posted 02.18.2013 | Comedy
Blake Henderson

Did you ever see that pic of me at a wedding in Tulsa wearing a sparkly cowboy hat and a business suit? It was awesome -- and exactly two other people agreed when they cared enough to hit the Like button on it. That sounds like an advertisement just itching to go viral!