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20 More Mom Confessions About F'ed Up Things Their Kids Have Done

Shayna Ferm and Tracey Tee | Posted 01.29.2015 | Parents
Shayna Ferm and Tracey Tee

If your resolution was to be a little more zen about the whole parenting thing this year, we think these stories will give you a good boost of morale to keep going and remember that you're an awesome parent!

Ode to Joy: Robin, Joan and Laughter's Long Life

Devra Maza | Posted 02.23.2015 | Entertainment
Devra Maza

Both Robin and Joan knew that, in a world of terrorists, trauma, financial hardships and upheaval, humor is an indispensable tonic to our troubles.

The Blizzard of '78

Tom Shillue | Posted 01.27.2015 | Comedy
Tom Shillue

So Winter Storm Juno is upon us. Or is it #BlizzardOf2015? Whatever we call it, it cannot possibly compete with The Blizzard of '78, the legendary Nor...

Why Does it Snow?

Marta Ibarrondo | Posted 01.27.2015 | Comedy
Marta Ibarrondo

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Dumbest Moments of the Month - January 2015

Dan Miles | Posted 01.26.2015 | Comedy
Dan Miles

You know you've done something particularly stupid when you spawn a new hashtag, and that's exactly what happened when self-proclaimed terrorism expert Steve Emerson appeared on Fox News.

Where You Can See Great Women Comics Who Should Have Netflix or HBO Specials. Part I: Sue Costello in NYC Tonight

Art Levine | Posted 03.25.2015 | Entertainment
Art Levine

With the boom in self-released, Netflix and HBO comedy specials, it sometimes seems there's too much of a glut of comedians unveiling their new shows. LIke the comedy club craze of the 1980s, it's leading to plenty of entertainment options for comedy fans -- but hardly all of the work is first-rate or particularly original.

People of LA, Please Leave!

Phil Perrier | Posted 03.25.2015 | Comedy
Phil Perrier

f you are reading this and you live in LA, and you are not here pursuing one of the above mentioned dreams, (acting, singing, dancing, writing, porn etc.) then please, leave as soon as humanly possible. Just pack up all your stuff, load it into your twelve year old minivan and move to Las Vegas, or Houston or Denver or San Diego or wherever the hell I'm not. Really, you'll be glad you did.

HOT FLASH: ISIS Takes Responsibility for Deflation-Gate

Larry Paros | Posted 03.25.2015 | Comedy
Larry Paros

We've seen this movie before. Or have we? A barren desert background, a masked Islamic terrorist or two, the ISIS flag, a forlorn prisoner in ...

Complete Me Dot Com

Tricia McCallum | Posted 03.25.2015 | Comedy
Tricia McCallum

In the Bronze Age, before Twitter and speed dating and online match-ups, men and women met each other one of two ways: at church, or via the newspaper classifieds.

10 Funny Jobs You Need to Fill

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 03.23.2015 | Business
Sajeel Qureshi

Jobs. We all need them. Are you interested in creating jobs? I am too! Not in the traditional way, but in the literal one. Below are some jobs we need to create to make the world a better place at home and in the office.

Tickle Some Funny Bones at Your Next Speaking Engagement

M. Shannon Hernandez | Posted 03.24.2015 | Books
M. Shannon Hernandez

Whether preparing for a business presentation, giving a wedding toast, defending your thesis or raising money from investors, remember one thing at your next public speaking engagement: Once you step on stage you are in show business.

Social Networking in Real Life -- Social Experiment

Jena Kingsley | Posted 03.23.2015 | New York
Jena Kingsley

Social Networking is completely out of control these days. But do the things we do online make sense in real life? Follow me as I test out social media in real life all over New York City!

Please Insult Me, Don Rickles

Steve Matoren | Posted 03.23.2015 | Entertainment
Steve Matoren

Please Insult Me, Don RicklesThe stars came out Saturday night in Los Angeles -- not for another superfluous awards ceremony, but rather to watch a comic icon perform. "Mr. Warmth," Don Rickles, played the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills

Tips for Public Speaking

Greg Mania | Posted 03.22.2015 | Comedy
Greg Mania

It's pivotal to be prepared before a public speaking engagement. Acquire all necessary knowledge when you're preparing and make sure you know it inside and out. Ask yourself: What am I forgetting? What should I hone in on?

And the Award for Best #OscarsSoWhite Joke Goes to...

Kimberly Cooper | Posted 03.22.2015 | Comedy
Kimberly Cooper

The 2015 Academy Award ceremony will be the least diverse (whitest) since 1998. The snub to Ava Duvernay as Best Director for Selma along with David Oyelowo's snub in the Best Actor category for his portrayal of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. has created such an outcry over social media.

Foods That Look Like Genitalia

Jacqui Zadik | Posted 03.20.2015 | Comedy
Jacqui Zadik

Recently, I received an email about foods that resemble body parts, and how eating them will benefit said body parts. Some items on the list were walnuts, kidney beans, tomatoes, and carrots.

Are Some Alcoholic Drinks Actually Evil?

Dan Miles | Posted 03.18.2015 | Comedy
Dan Miles

I do believe that an actual demon lurks in some drinks, waiting patiently to strike. So in the hope of saving souls from these predatory monsters in 2015 I have decided to name and shame them back to hell once and for all.

The Wedding Ringer

Dwight Brown | Posted 03.18.2015 | Entertainment
Dwight Brown

The Wedding Ringer isn't innovative, but ultimately it's a crowd-pleasing movie. Hart, with his command of social media, will get fans in theater seats. Garelick's writing/direction coupled with the cast's high jinks will keep audiences laughing.

Hanging Up: When Your Phone Number Is One Digit Off From Walgreens

Julie Gerstenblatt | Posted 03.18.2015 | Comedy
Julie Gerstenblatt

When your phone number is one digit off from the local Walgreens phone number, you hang up on people a lot. And then you walk around your house kind of steaming mad about it, mumbling to yourself, with an edge that's hard to shake. Take it from me: I'm an expert.

Are You Prepared for Alabama's School Safety Plan?

Lester & Charlie | Posted 03.17.2015 | Comedy
Lester & Charlie

It wasn't that long ago that we brought you the shocker story from Alabama that school officials there put a 5-year-old girl on suicide and homicide watch after she pointed her crayon at another student and made a small gun noise. Alabama schools want you to be sure that your kids are safe!

OUT OF LINE: Instrument of Choice

Mort Gerberg | Posted 03.18.2015 | Politics
Mort Gerberg

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Did Tina and Amy Unknowingly Plagiarize Their Golden Globes Cosby Joke?

David Fagin | Posted 03.18.2015 | Entertainment
David Fagin

Immediately after hosts Fey and Poehler did their Bill Cosby routine -- their most talked-about bit of the night -- comedian Barry Sobel's Facebook page lit up with dozens of folks posting that the duo did his routine, almost verbatim.

Men Should Tell Me Where to Put My Purse

Kate Van Dellen | Posted 03.17.2015 | Women
Kate Van Dellen

If we look closely at what may appear to be a misogynistic move on the surface (telling a woman what she should and should not do) is just really a few characters short of a sitcom.

Following 'Charlie Hebdo' Attack, Comedy Trumps Tragedy

Travis Irvine | Posted 03.17.2015 | Media
Travis Irvine

More than a week after the Charlie Hebdo massacre in Paris, American comedians have made it clear that they stand with their fellow satirists in France. There were others who joined the condemnation as well, and not just from comedy.

Larry David: Writer, Producer, Actor, Comedian... Middle East Ambassador?

Steve Matoren | Posted 03.16.2015 | Entertainment
Steve Matoren

Larry David's been called a lot of things in his life -- brilliant, genius, funny, neurotic, offensive -- but never, has anyone thought the Seinfeld co-creator and Brooklyn-born Jew could be a catalyst for peace in the Middle East.