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Dave Chappelle And Paul McCartney Are Killing Wyatt Cenac's Career

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 10.23.2014 | Comedy

What'd the five fingers say to Wyatt Cenac's ego? Slap! On Wednesday, the comedian told Conan O'Brien that, despite the fact that his show in Madis...

Pete Holmes Reveals New Stand-Up And TV Plans After Just Losing His Show

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 06.16.2014 | Comedy

It’s been about three weeks since it was announced that “The Pete Holmes Show” would not be picked up for a third run on TBS. But the series' ho...

Conan O'Brien's Record Label Takes Strong First Step

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 06.30.2014 | Comedy

Comedian Ian Edwards’ first stand-up album, “100% Half-Assed,” dropped Tuesday. After giving it a listen, we found the release to be a strong de...

Tyler McCarthy

Kumail Nanjiani Teases 'Silicon Valley' Season 2 And A Possible Cast Tour

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 06.10.2014 | Comedy

Stand-up comedian Kumail Nanjiani has done a lot of work in television, but he says nothing compares to his experience on HBO’s "Silicon Valley," wh...

Why We'll Miss 'The Pete Holmes Show'

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 05.23.2014 | Comedy

Sad news, Weirdoes. TBS has announced it's canceling “The Pete Holmes Show” after 80 episodes. The series was originally approved for a seven-w...

You're Gonna Want To Get To Know These 15 Stand-Ups

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 02.21.2014 | Comedy

Each year Comedy Central selects a group of up-and-coming stand-up comedians and gives them their very own 30-minute special for a series it calls “...

Don't Worry About 2042, White People

Posted 02.04.2014 | Comedy

Comedian and former "Totally Biased With W. Kamau Bell" writer Hari Kondabolu is releasing his album "Waiting For 2042" March 11 on Kill Rock Stars (w...

12 Is a Magic Number

Tom Shillue | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Tom Shillue

Throughout this project, people have been asking me questions, and this series of articles will be a good way to answer some of them. Questions like, "How did you get the idea to do 12 comedy albums? Is this a stunt?"

Standup to Fear: 6 Tips for Performing Comedy

Gary M. Krebs | Posted 03.30.2013 | Comedy
Gary M. Krebs

For years people have told me I was funny and I should go for it, but the timing was always off -- work obligations, family commitments, household responsibilities... Okay, that's B.S. The truth is, I was petrified of the idea of performing standup and that's why I never tried.

Tig Notaro To Release Special On Louis C.K.'s Website

Posted 09.21.2012 | Comedy

Tig Notaro has had quite the year. Between a breakup, her mother's unexpected death and a double breast cancer diagnosis, the comedian hasn't had a to...

WATCH: Don't Fall Asleep During A Comedy Show

Posted 10.17.2011 | Comedy

During a recent stand-up set, comedian Mike E. Winfield noticed a man front row and center who had fallen asleep at his table. Instead of letting t...

WATCH: Eugene Mirman Introduces New Tea Party Slogans

Posted 08.16.2011 | Comedy

"Obama is chamomile and we're motherf*cking oolong!" When Eugene Mirman logged onto a tea party Web site to see what they were all about, he found ...

WATCH: Why You Should Never Have A Hippie Roommate

Posted 07.27.2011 | Comedy

Comedian Louis Katz once had a roommate who played the didgeridoo and adopted a cat named Dave Meowthews from a dumpster. Funny stuff to hear about? S...

Joe Biden At 2010 Radio & TV Correspondents' Dinner: VP Biden Jokes About Israel Visit, Naked Rahm, Tips From Tiger Woods (VIDEO)

Posted 12.05.2013 | Politics

Vice President Joe Biden delivered some very funny one-liners Wednesday night at the 2010 Radio and Television Correspondents' Dinner. While Biden ...

Aziz Ansari: The Huffington Post Interview

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Aziz Ansari of Parks and Rec just released his first CD and DVD, Intimate Moments For a Sensual Evening, and it's hysterical. Watch him talk trash about Coldstone Creamery one minute, and Celine Dion the next.