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Are We Approaching the Death of the ReRun?

Brandon Topp | Posted 07.30.2015 | Entertainment
Brandon Topp

I remember as a child pressing my thumb to the soft-rubber up-or-down channel buttons on the remote and watching the screen jump to Cosmo Kramer bursting through Jerry's door, or Eric Matthews dancing, calling out his principle and neighbor, "Feeney! Fee-hee-hee-heenay!"

In Like Quinn

Rob Taub | Posted 07.24.2015 | Entertainment
Rob Taub

Sherlock Holmes once said: "You see, but you do not observe. The distinction is clear." Colin Quinn not only observes people and their cultural idiosyncrasies, he describes them with remarkably keen wit and empathy in his hilarious new one-man show.

First Nighter: Colin Quinn Trots Out New York City Stereotypes for Some Yuks

David Finkle | Posted 07.23.2015 | Entertainment
David Finkle

What nicely distinguishes Quinn, who's the son of two teachers, is his broad knowledge of history and his consequent amusement at riffing on it. If he's intent on reducing it, stand-up-comic-like, to stereotypes, I suppose that's his business -- and a remunerative one at that.

Ant-Man Inspired: The 10 Biggest Movies With the Smallest Characters

Tara McNamara | Posted 07.30.2015 | Entertainment
Tara McNamara

Whether the characters are bugs, rodents, toys or on the wrong end of the shrink-ray, it's clear that big money can come from moviegoers' fascination with seeing things from an itty bitty perspective.

Judd Apatow Looks Back On Interviewing Jerry Seinfeld As A Teenager In 1984

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 07.19.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

"Trainwreck" director Judd Apatow looks back on the interview he conducted with Jerry Seinfeld as a teenager in 1984....

8 Times We Wished We Were Friends With the 'Seinfeld' Gang

Hulu.com | Posted 07.17.2015 | Comedy
Hulu.com

Jerry, George, Elaine, and Kramer are admittedly hysterical, and they're not afraid to tell it like it is.

Margaret Cho's Comedy Career Began With A 'Terrible' Lie To Jerry Seinfeld

OWN | Posted 07.08.2015 | OWN

Everyone has to start somewhere. Though Margaret Cho is now a famed comedian who has sold out shows across the country, her entry into the comedy w...

Is Trump Tapping Into PC Backlash?

Kevin Price | Posted 07.06.2015 | Politics
Kevin Price

For those who thought that Trump's remarks made him "dead in the water" politically had to be shocked over what has happened in the days since. He has catapulted in the polls and seems to be taping into the "Silent Majority" that Richard Nixon use to refer to in his presidential campaigns.

Let's Stop Blaming Millennials for Everything

Nathan Timmel | Posted 06.23.2015 | Comedy
Nathan Timmel

Most topics are polarizing, but the idea colleges were too PC found a home where both conservatives and liberals could reside. From the Huffington Post to the Rush Limbaugh show, many agreed that Millennials needed to toughen up and take a joke.

Killing Jokes

James Altschul | Posted 06.23.2015 | College
James Altschul

The domain of being offended was once dominated by religious puritans and overprotective parents imploring others to "think of the children." The idea that college students would be the vanguard of concern over offensive comedy was itself a laughable notion.

Bill Maher Calls College Student A 'Little Sh*t' For Criticizing Jerry Seinfeld

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 06.20.2015 | College

Political talk show host Bill Maher called a college writer a "little shit" on his HBO show Friday night for questioning comedian Jerry Seinfeld's cla...

Political Correctness and the Wussification of Conservatives

Dale Hansen | Posted 06.19.2015 | Politics
Dale Hansen

In the end the hand wringing over political correctness is just the politically correct way for some people to defend their unwillingness to change.

What Does It Mean to Be Black?

Chad Williams | Posted 06.17.2015 | Black Voices
Chad Williams

We've gone from gross insensitivity to obnoxious oversensitivity. If we are to agree that both race and gender are social constructs, then how can we logically condemn one for identifying with a different race while lauding one for identifying with a different gender?

Bill Maher And Jeff Ross Slam PC Culture

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 06.13.2015 | Comedy

Jerry Seinfeld's recent comments that colleges are too politically correct have been met with a lot of backlash, so Bill Maher and Jeff Ross came to t...

Five Reasons Christians Should Do Comedy

Cindy Brandt | Posted 06.10.2015 | Religion
Cindy Brandt

Humor in the church is a double-edged sword. On the one hand, what pastor doesn't like to start their sermon off with an attention-grabbing joke to wake people up in the pews?

Jerry Seinfeld Explains His PC Issue With ‘Gay French King' Joke

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 06.10.2015 | Entertainment

Political correctness be damned. Jerry Seinfeld further explained his issue with the PC police during an appearance on "Late Night with Seth Meyer...

An Open Letter to Jerry Seinfeld from a 'Politically Correct' College Student

Anthony Berteaux | Posted 06.09.2015 | College
Anthony Berteaux

Yes, Mr. Seinfeld, we college students are politically correct. We will call out sexism and racism if we hear it. But if you're going to come to my college and perform in front of me, be prepared to write up a set that doesn't just offend me, but has something to say.

Are Colleges Destroying Comedy?

Nathan Timmel | Posted 06.09.2015 | Comedy
Nathan Timmel

When you're not paying attention to content and you're simply trying to indulge the delicate sensibilities of a society waiting to be outraged, you've already lost.

Jerry Seinfeld Says College Kids Don't Understand Racism Or Sexism

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 06.10.2015 | Entertainment

College kids are too politically correct for Jerry Seinfeld. The comedian spoke to ESPN Radio host Colin Cowherd for an episode of "The Herd with ...

Jason Alexander Reveals Why Susan Was Killed Off On 'Seinfeld'

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 06.04.2015 | Entertainment

Remember Susan Ross? Of course you do: she was George Costanza's fiancée who died from licking envelopes on "Seinfeld." Since the 1996 Season 7 f...

Seinfeld Doesn't Mind If You Make Fun Of His Finale Because He Has No Feelings

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 05.31.2015 | Entertainment

Jerry Seinfeld is fine if you joke about the heavily criticized last episode of "Seinfeld." That is -- as long as he considers it a "good joke." W...

A Class Clown Says Goodbye to David Letterman

John K. Herr | Posted 05.18.2015 | Comedy
John K. Herr

Catchphrases were created and run into the ground for fun. I don't recall a single sentence of any foreign language I ever studied. But I do remember "too much lotion!" and "they pelted us with rocks and garbage!"

Bill Bradley

11 'Seinfeld' Facts That May Change How You Look At The Show

HuffingtonPost.com | Bill Bradley | Posted 04.29.2015 | Entertainment

Break out the puffy shirts and grab a marbled rye, it's time to celebrate Jerry Seinfeld's birthday. The comedian's show was an entertainment stapl...

Happy Peanut Butter and Jelly Day! Fun Facts About the Food

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 04.02.2015 | Taste
Jeryl Brunner

In Lee Zalben's house, peanut butter was more or less an obsession. "My mother, tired of opening the jar of peanut better to see the outline of her tw...

The Story Behind The Daring 'Seinfeld' Theme Song

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 03.18.2015 | Entertainment

Few television theme songs are as widely known and distinct as the opening music from "Seinfeld." True fans will know that the signature slap bass the...