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Larry Wilmore

Sandra Bland's Arrest Was So Messed Up, Even Fox News Sees It

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 07.28.2015 | Politics

Get More: Comedy Central,Funny Videos,Funny TV Shows Something unusual happened on Comedy Central’s "The Nightly Show" on Thursday: Hos...

Larry Wilmore Takes Fox News To Task Over Charleston Church Shooting Coverage

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 06.25.2015 | Black Voices

Larry Wilmore isn't too pleased with Fox News' coverage of the church massacre in Charleston, South Carolina. Then again, this shouldn't come as a sur...

Baltimore Gang Members Open Up To Larry Wilmore Over A Slice Of Pie

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 05.06.2015 | Black Voices

Larry Wilmore continued his coverage of ongoing protests in Baltimore on Thursday night's episode of “The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore.” After...

How the Nightly Show Changed Late Night

Sarah Beauchamp | Posted 05.01.2015 | Entertainment
Sarah Beauchamp

It's no surprise that late night TV has been a White Boy's Club for a while now. Finally this year Comedy Central gave Larry Wilmore, former Daily Show correspondent, his own show, The Nightly Show.

Larry Wilmore Blasts Fox News' Coverage On Baltimore Riots

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 05.01.2015 | Black Voices

The media's coverage around the unrest in Baltimore, Maryland this week has received criticism from protesters, individuals and those in the media the...

Larry Wilmore Summons Ben Affleck's Slave-Owning Ancestor

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 04.21.2015 | Comedy

The host of "The Nightly Show" skewered actor Ben Affleck on Monday for turning "positively Nixonian" after finding out that he had a slave-owning anc...

Larry Wilmore Knows The Real Reason Men Call Women 'Sluts'

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 03.27.2015 | Women

We have a slut problem, and Larry Wilmore knows it. On the March 25 episode of "The Nightly Show," Wilmore talked about what the word "slut" reall...

How to Speak Up for Yourself

Erin Donley | Posted 05.05.2015 | Women
Erin Donley

I've made it my mission to seek out opinionated, strong, and intelligent women who are willing to honestly discuss their struggles in gaining respect and understanding with their words.

Larry Wilmore and the Importance of Keeping It 100

Ahmad Khan | Posted 04.20.2015 | Entertainment
Ahmad Khan

The Nightly Show clearly knows its voice and if one thing is for sure, it's that the show is in the infancy of what will be a great run. Unique and irreverent, Wilmore's a breath of fresh air that provides a new perspective to balance out the 50 shade of white that make up late night television today.

Jon Stewart Is Retiring, and it's Going to Be (Kind of) Okay

Mark Lashley | Posted 04.15.2015 | Entertainment
Mark Lashley

Stewart took the reins of The Daily Show as a goofy parody of local news, and turned it into something smart, influential and useful. It transcended mere entertainment. And it has done its job.

First Nighter: John Cariani's Love/Sick, Brian Dykstra's Selling Out

David Finkle | Posted 04.12.2015 | Arts
David Finkle

Sometimes playwright John Cariani looks at the world -- actually the worlds of love and relationships -- through rose-colored glasses. Just as often he views those worlds through lenses tinted a middling-to-dark-gray or maybe a jaundiced yellow.

5 Things You Never Knew About Comedian Larry Wilmore

Posted 02.17.2015 | OWN

The comedian and former Daily Show correspondent -- now host of The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, on Comedy Central -- fills us in. As tol...

Larry Wilmore On Bill Cosby: 'He Was Never A Hero Of Mine'

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 01.29.2015 | Entertainment

Larry Wilmore took down Bill Cosby on the second episode of "The Nightly Show," calling out fans who came to the comedian's defense amid sexual assaul...

American Politics Has A Bigger Koch Problem Than Ever Before

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 01.29.2015 | Comedy

More like Koch 10 zeroes, amrite?! With over $40 billion dollars in total assets EACH, the Koch brothers are a force to be reckoned with when it co...

Larry Wilmore Can't Wait For Cuba To Open, Because Cigars And Shortstops!

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 01.24.2015 | Comedy

With the recent news that we're opening up relations with Cuba, Larry Wilmore's "Nightly Show" put together some important analysis on this historic p...

Larry Wilmore Takes Down Bill Cosby On 'The Nightly Show'

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 01.21.2015 | Comedy

In his second episode of "The Nightly Show," Larry Wilmore took down Bill Cosby and fans who have come to the comedian's defense amid sexual assault a...

Larry Wilmore Delivers The 'State Of The Black Protest'

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 01.20.2015 | Comedy

Comedy Central's post-Stephen Colbert era officially began on Monday with the premiere of "The Nightly Show," and host Larry Wilmore wasted no time do...

Here's Your First Taste Of 'The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore'

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 12.16.2014 | Comedy

Stephen Colbert is leaving some pretty big shoes to fill in the coveted post-"Daily Show" timeslot, but Larry Wilmore is ready to mix things up. Fi...

'The Minority Report With Larry Wilmore' Has A New Name

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 11.21.2014 | Entertainment

Larry Wilmore's previously announced Comedy Central show is officially hitting screens this January, but it's no longer called "The Minority Report." ...

Maureen Ryan

Shonda Rhimes, The New York Times And Why We Need 'Black-ish' | Maureen Ryan | Posted 09.26.2014 | Entertainment

It was pretty clever of ABC to get the New York Times to do stealth marketing for the network's promising new comedy, "Black-ish," which premieres Wed...

Maureen Ryan

'Let's Not Pretend We're There Yet': ABC Tackles TV Diversity | Maureen Ryan | Posted 07.15.2014 | Entertainment

For years, television networks have danced around the idea of diversity, but all too often their half-hearted attempts to reflect American society hav...

Comedy Central Picks Stephen Colbert's Successor

The Huffington Post | Adam Goldberg | Posted 05.09.2014 | TV

It looks like Comedy Central has found a successor to Stephen Colbert. The New York Times reports that Larry Wilmore, billed as "Senior Black Corre...

'What A Week To Be Senior Black Correspondent!'

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 04.29.2014 | Comedy

The NBA announcing that Donald Sterling has been banned for life might be the culmination of one of the more eventful weeks of late for racism in Amer...

Why Did Mitt Romney Lose?

92nd Street Y | Posted 01.30.2013 | Politics
92nd Street Y

Bob Roberts: 20th Anniversary Screening took place on November 9, 2012 at 92YTribeca. After watching the political cult classic, the panel featuring t...

Biggest Surprises From the 2012 Election

92nd Street Y | Posted 01.26.2013 | Politics
92nd Street Y

Bob Roberts: 20th Anniversary Screening took place on November 9, 2012 at 92YTribeca. In this clip, the panel featuring the Daily Show's Larry Wilmor...