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'Life's Too Short': Johnny Depp Gets His Revenge On Ricky Gervais

Posted 02.27.2012 | TV

Johnny Depp made a hilarious cameo appearance on Sunday night's episode of "Life's Too Short" (Sun., 10:30 p.m. EST on HBO). Playing a somewhat de...

Larry David Remembers Quitting 'SNL' For A Weekend

Posted 02.24.2012 | TV

Larry David sat down with David Steinberg on "Inside Comedy" (Thurs., 11 p.m. EST on Showtime) and reminisced about working as a writer on "Saturday N...

More 'Archer' Coming To FX

Posted 02.27.2012 | TV

Pour a nice stiff martini -- FX has ordered another season of its hit animated comedy "Archer." The Emmy and Annie Award nominated series -- featur...

Tweeting for Bucks

Tom Falco | Posted 04.24.2012 | Miami
Tom Falco

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Shakopee, MN: Pilot Turned Comedian Celebrates One Year Of Laughs

shakopee.patch.com | Posted 02.22.2012 | Business

"I did three minutes during open mic, got a few laughs and caught the bug."...

That's Not Funny

Marshall Fine | Posted 04.23.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

While there are shows that make me laugh on a regular basis (from Curb Your Enthusiasm to The Big Bang Theory to Hot in Cleveland), there are many, many more that don't.

Liam Neeson Tries (And Fails) To Be Funny On 'Life's Too Short' Premiere

Posted 02.20.2012 | TV

"High Spirits" aside, Liam Neeson is not exactly noted for his forays into the world of comedy, but on the "Life's Too Short" (Sun., 10:30 p.m. EST on...

Is Facebook Overvalued?

Floyd Elliot | Posted 04.20.2012 | Comedy
Floyd Elliot

The ancient Greeks, as they chiseled pictures of cute cats and dogs into stone, could only dream that a medium like Facebook would one day exist, allowing individuals who wished to make others involuntarily say, "Aww..." to do so on a global scale.

Conservative Pundits Claim Romney Out of Touch With Conservative Pundits

John Baxter | Posted 04.18.2012 | Comedy
John Baxter

The three high-profile conservative pundits sounded off recently about Romney's failure thus far to convincingly feign solidarity with their exaggerated, über-partisan media personas.

Mitt Romney and the Latter Day Santorum

Sunil Adam | Posted 04.18.2012 | Politics
Sunil Adam

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WATCH: The Evolution Of Louis CK

Posted 02.17.2012 | Comedy

In March 2010, Louis CK hosted a tribute to George Carlin for the New York Public Library where he ruminated on comedy, having a career, and what make...

The Grand Finale: Fashion Week for Suburban Dads

Dan Zevin | Posted 04.18.2012 | Style
Dan Zevin

Nobody is going to look better on this Fashion Week Friday than suburban dads. Why? FLEECE. On Monday through Thursday, we're all business in our buttoned-up clearance clothes from Banana Republic. But by the end of the work week, it's time to TGIF. Thank God It's Fleece Day.

'Inside Comedy': Billy Crystal Talks About The Stress Of Hosting The Oscars

Posted 02.17.2012 | TV

Billy Crystal will be hosting the 2012 Academy Awards on Sunday, February 26 and on "Inside Comedy" (Thurs., 11 p.m. EST on Showtime) he opened up abo...

Maryland Mom Beats Cancer, Pursues Comedian Dream And Empowers Others

Edgewater-Davidsonville Patch | Posted 02.16.2012 | Impact

It took countless chemotherapy sessions and an ongoing battle with breast cancer for Beth Kaufman to pursue her dream. Now, the Crofton resident an...

Ricky Gervais' New HBO Show Proves He's Lost His Touch

Maureen Ryan | Posted 04.17.2012 | TV
Maureen Ryan

This unfunny program goes a long way toward proving that the smug, smirking Gervais has turned into The Office's David Brent.

Fashion Week For Suburban Dads: Day Four

Dan Zevin | Posted 04.17.2012 | Comedy
Dan Zevin

Tonight, the crème de la crème of A-List suburban dads will be at the most sought-after show of Fashion Week, the Rangers vs. Blackhawks game at glitzy Madison Square Garden.

The Photo Booth Relationship Microcosm

Andy McDonald | Posted 04.17.2012 | Comedy
Andy McDonald

What's better than a photo booth when you're in the early stages of becoming crazy in love with someone?

'Hot In Cleveland': Elka Boycotts Facebook, Blames Mark Zuckerberg

Posted 02.16.2012 | TV

Elka Ostrovsky (Betty White) may be the oldest of the "Hot In Cleveland" (Wed., 10 p.m. EST on TV Land) women, but she showed that she's still down wi...

Bindlestiffs: A Raunchy Teen Comedy Made By Teens

Turnstyle | Posted 04.16.2012 | Entertainment
Turnstyle

By Noah Nelson Bindlestiffs has the distinction of being one of the most oversexed, twisted, and just plain messed up comedies in ages, and when you ...

Lessons From 'Downton Abbey': A Jewish American Princess Studies the Dowager Countess

Julie Gerstenblatt | Posted 04.16.2012 | TV
Julie Gerstenblatt

The next time your dad worries about who will take over his condo in Boca once he passes on, ensure him that you've got his back. Promptly fall in love with your cousin and gain an immediate heir to the estate.

Fashion Week for Suburban Dads: Day Two

Dan Zevin | Posted 04.15.2012 | Comedy
Dan Zevin

We're turning up the heat even more, because this father is feeling frisky. This morning, I cat-walked into my kitchen decked out in an 8-year-old bathrobe, Adidas tennis pants, and open-toe, massaging sports sandals ensemble.

Why You Should Be Watching Cougar Town

Lelia Nebeker | Posted 04.14.2012 | TV
Lelia Nebeker

In an effort to spread the gospel of Cougar Town to you non-believers, I've compiled a list of some compelling reasons why you should watch this fabulous show.

Drink Up! The Fabulous 'Cougar Town' Is Finally Back!

Maureen Ryan | Posted 04.14.2012 | TV
Maureen Ryan

One of the most impressive things about "Cougar Town" is how many jokes and silly moments it can fit into a scene, while keeping the characters consistent and the enclosed world of the Cul De Sac Crew rooted in its own loopy reality.

Expert Civilian Rick Santorum Theorizes About Combat Conditions

John Baxter | Posted 04.14.2012 | Comedy
John Baxter

In response to a question from CNN's John Hill regarding the Pentagon's proposal to expand the combat role of American servicewomen, former Pennsylvan...

Fashion Week for Suburban Dads

Dan Zevin | Posted 04.13.2012 | Style
Dan Zevin

Speaking as a guy who owns 28 pairs of cargo pants (that's a grand total of 168 pockets), I can't say enough about how much simpler life became once I started wearing a filing system on my legs.