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Soundcast Reviews: Dead Pilots Society & The Smartest Man In The World

Marc Hershon | Posted 10.16.2016 | Entertainment
Marc Hershon

Dead Pilots Society Epi2: Only Child One of soundcasting's new scripted series features scripts not intended for the medium. Dead Pilots Society, cre...

John Hodgman Pens Thoughtful Piece On Why He's Voting Hillary

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 04.19.2016 | Comedy

Former Daily Show correspondent John Hodgman took to his blog on Tuesday, the day of the New York presidential primary, to explain in some detail why ...

This Jon Stewart Tribute Is Everything You've Ever Loved About Him

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 06.05.2015 | Comedy

Mustn't ... cry ... Jon Stewart's tenure as host of "The Daily Show" is soon coming to a close. And before we get all weepy-eyed, let's look back a...

The Greatest Jokes Ever Told, According To Your Favorite Comedians

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 05.29.2015 | Comedy

Mitch Hedberg for sainthood.

Jon Stewart Mocks The NFL's 'F--ked Up Priorities'

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 01.30.2015 | Comedy

Whether you call it "Deflategate," "Ballghazi" or "The Dumbest Scandal of 2015," the New England Patriots' under-inflated balls have become the center...

Stolen Moment of the Week: Thrilling Adventure Hour at The Bell House

Mindy Tucker | Posted 12.13.2014 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker

Who: Thrilling Adventure Hour Where: 149 7th St, Brooklyn, NY When: October 11, 2014 What: The Workjuice Players and so many special gues...

Podcast Review: Judge John Hodgman: Hunter-Gaveler

Marc Hershon | Posted 09.24.2014 | Comedy
Marc Hershon

Some of the most fun in these episodes is after the judgement is rendered, when Hodgman and his bailiff, Maximum Fun's Jesse Thorn, are relaxing in chambers with a stiff drink, smooth jazz, and a few followup cases to comment on.

If You Missed John Hodgman's LA Clippers Segment, Fix That Now

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 05.12.2014 | Comedy

Somehow we missed featuring this segment from "The Daily Show" when it aired last week and for that, we would like to apologize. John Hodgman's take o...

WATCH: John Hodgman Knows Everything There Is To Know About Cooking Eggs

Posted 11.19.2013 | Taste

"Eggs are unpredictable, like life."

Are These Tweets Drunk, Stoned Or Pregnant?

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy

On Monday's "@Midnight" on Comedy Central, host Chris Hardwick presented panelists John Hodgman, Kurt Braunohler and Grace Helbig (a.k.a. Daily Grace)...

Hey, Procrastinate And Watch This

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 11.05.2013 | Comedy

In honor of the first ever YouTube Music Awards that took place Nov 3rd, some of our favorite Internet viral video creators got together to show us th...

North Korea Is Now Listening To Your Voicemails

Posted 09.18.2013 | Comedy

Think a lot of disreputable characters are making shady deals at the expense of your privacy over at the NSA? Yeah, you're probably right. In the s...

Confused About Net Neutrality? This Clears It All Up

Posted 09.09.2013 | Politics

The principle of net neutrality -- that Internet service providers should not discriminate among different kinds of content -- is getting two hearings...

NSA Inspires Animated Series With John Hodgman

Posted 06.21.2013 | Comedy

Meet the people who are listening in on all of your phone calls! In the new Wired series "Codefellas" created by David Rees and Brian Spinks, we go...

John Hodgman Is Looking For An Ayn Rand Dress To Wear In Northern Virginia

Posted 05.02.2013 | DC

John Hodgman put out an unusual request on Facebook on Thursday afternoon, in advance of his sold-out show at The Birchmere: Or maybe not so un...

Cory Booker Geeks Out

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 03.14.2013 | Politics

Newark Mayor Cory Booker (D) put talk of his likely U.S. Senate campaign and love of Twitter aside Tuesday night to engage in a "Star Trek" trivia con...

Too Big To Fail Is The Rich Man's YOLO

Posted 02.28.2013 | Comedy

Despite the looming sequester, Wall Street seems downright giddy over merger news. Fortunately, as Jon Stewart and John Hodgman explained on Wednesda...

The First Totally Ironic Cruise?

Posted 02.26.2013 | Travel

For the last several months, independent radio host Jesse Thorn has been asking his listeners to sign up for updates from, a website tha...

San Francisco's Essential Comedy Festival Boasts All-Star Lineup

Aaron Sankin | Posted 12.14.2012 | San Francisco

For over a decade, SF Sketchfest has brought the best of comedy to the City By The Bay. Started as a single-venue showcase for a group of local sk...

WATCH: Hodgman's Apocalypse Survival Tips

Posted 12.06.2012 | Comedy

If you sincerely believe that the world will come to an end on Dec. 21, 2012 just because an ancient civilization predicted it, you might want to list...

How Stephen Colbert Inspired John Hodgman

Posted 02.03.2013 | Comedy

During a recent appearance on Ron Bennington's Sirius XM show "Unmasked," comedian John Hodgman shared a story he'd heard about Stephen Colbert. Al...

10 Things You May Not Have Known About John Hodgman

Kerri Doherty | Posted 01.29.2013 | Comedy
Kerri Doherty

We all know Mr. Hodgman as the PC to Justin Long's Mac, The Daily Show's Resident Expert and the mean jerk who was always trying to bring Jonathan Ames down in Bored to Death.

SIC Interview With John Roderick & Friends

David Shing | Posted 10.30.2012 | Technology
David Shing

John Roderick & Friends (John Hodgman, Merlin Mann, Scott Simpson, Jonathan Coulton) What do you get when you have five comedians, musicians, writers...


John Hodgman | Posted 10.27.2012 | Politics
John Hodgman

I will reveal here that I am going to vote for Obama, and I hope he wins, and here is the reason: I LIKE WINNING.

WATCH: Laura Linney Is A Music Robot

Posted 08.15.2012 | Comedy

Songstress and occasional "Portlandia" maid Aimee Mann has released a video for her newest song, "I Charmer." Directed by her friend Tom Scharpling, t...