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Project Runway Finale: Part One Recap

Una LaMarche | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Una LaMarche

I can take silks and satins, or beading, or feathers, but when they all collide in one dress all I can think of is Nomi Malone mispronouncing "Versace" and doing some horrific dance in which she displaces both hips and kicks a showgirl in the face.

Judd Apatow, Randy Newman and More Take the Spotlight for LA Students

826LA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
826LA

826LA is excited to turn over keys to the Writers Guild Theater and see Judd Apatow and his buddies take the spotlight this Friday night for the students of LAUSD.

Republican Sex and Marriage Advice

Republican Sex And Marriage Advice | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Republican Sex And Marriage Advice

2010-10-26-dfjdg.jpgHere are common sense solutions to Americans in sexual or emotional distress.

How to Live on $0 a Day: Making the Most of Your Halloween Harvest

Lesley Stern | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Lesley Stern

In the current economy, Halloween isn't just a holiday for children, it's also a source of free food for adults trying to feed themselves and their families.

Mark Kirk Opens Campaign Office At The Chinese Consulate

Matthew Filipowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Matthew Filipowicz

If anyone had any questions about Mark Kirk's commitment to multi-national corporations in China, they can safely put them aside. After holding his i...

Sad Dog

Jilly Gagnon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jilly Gagnon

Doctor: So how are you feeling today? Sergeant Barks: I am so painfully aware of my own inadequacy, it's as much as I can do not to spend the whole day on the couch.

Busting the BCS: 9 Ways to Fix College Football

David Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
David Parker

As it turns out, there may be a better way to rank college football teams than by combining the opinions of 114 journalists, 59 coaches and 6 computers programmed in the dead of night by extras from Sneakers.

NPR's Missed Opportunity

Sean Carman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Sean Carman

I've been wondering what would have happened if, instead of firing Juan Williams, NPR had invited him onto Morning Edition to analyze his own remarks.

I Tweet Therefore I am: Love in the Age of Homo SM-piens.

Eva Norlyk Smith, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Eva Norlyk Smith, Ph.D.

In the age of Shakespeare, life was really quite simple. The existential question of the day was a simple one: to eat or not to eat. Or, if you were o...

Comedy Combats Malaria (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

In the latest string of videos for the Malaria No More campaign, John Mayer quips, "Mosquitoes will tell you they don't have malaria, but use a net an...

Survivor 21: Infants vs. Senior Citizens: Spinning Marty

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

We started right out this week with Twice-Shoeless Dan telling Crazy Holly he wanted to quit. There are thousands of people out there who want to be on Survivor, and only 36 to 40 who actually get to do it each year.

The Continuing Adventures of Shlomo Rabinowitz, Jewish Private Eye and Dating Specialist

Mark C. Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Mark C. Miller

"My name is Rivka Blatberg," she purred. It was the kind of name that evoked visions of soft hands moving above Shabbos candles and passionate days on a kibbutz, feeding one another chocolate dreidels.

I Was That Kid

Jason Stuart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jason Stuart

It's 2010 and I don't have to be that gay kid in the 1970s who was abused and suicidal anymore. I often wish I could take that kid by the hand and show him the life I have now.

Film Review: Punching the Clown

Joseph Smigelski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Joseph Smigelski

Henry Phillips suffers the self-imposed misfortune of being an intelligent man who has chosen to travel the American heartland as an itinerant singer-songwriter, even though he is no Bob Dylan. We wouldn't want him to be.

New Poll: Republicans Win 447 House Seats, 113 Senate Seats

David Bourgeois | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
David Bourgeois

"Since we were unable to find any respondents who actually liked President Obama, we thought, 'What the hell, we might as well go negative.' It actually probably is accurate enough."

Project Runway Episode 12 Recap: Empire State of Meh

Una LaMarche | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Una LaMarche

Everyone's crying into their Moet, and we're left to imagine what the rest of the evening has in store: channeling Coco Chanel with a Ouija board? An adorable pillow fight? A Hangover-style bacchanal, complete with zoo animals? We'll never know.

HuffPo Movie Review: It's Kind of a Funny Story (Really Is)

Brian Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Brian Ross

Lost in the slog of fright flicks, and masochist movies in 3D, comes an Oscar-worthy little gem that delivers Zach Galifianakis into the pantheon of m...

Arianna Guest Stars On 'Late Night With Jimmy Fallon' (VIDEO)

Huff TV | Posted 12.13.2011 | Comedy
Huff TV

Think Washington is an unfashionable town where people just sit around and talk politics? Arianna makes a guest appearance on Friday night's "Late Nig...

October Is Breast Cancer Awareness Product Month (VIDEO)

Erin Gibson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Erin Gibson

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Paladino: I'm Going to Gay College

David Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
David Parker

When reached for comment, a number of Paladino's fellow Republicans claimed never to have heard of either gay college or Carl Paladino.

Survivor 21: Infants vs Senior Citizens: Neither Tea Nor Sympathy.

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

Marty has not yet learned never to tempt fate on Survivor. Even after noting that overconfidence is a death sentence on this show, he nonetheless began spouting the sort of overconfident crap that the Gods of Survivor always slaps down hard.

Degrees You Can Use!

Jilly Gagnon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jilly Gagnon

Did you know a shot of espresso is so volatile that after seven seconds standing, it will taste significantly less good to discerning consumers? If you answered "yes," you're putting your degree in chemistry to good use!

Andy Richter Back As Conan's Sidekick On New Show

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

TBS confirmed Tuesday that Andy Richter will continue as Conan O'Brien's sidekick on the late night star's new cable show, "Conan." In a statement, R...

Memo From Jesus: Here's Precisely What I Would Do

David Kronke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
David Kronke

I'd definitely live in a more meteorologically temperate zone than what I came to call the Unholy Land. You are doing something to keep it from getting hotter than Hell here on Earth, right?

A "Bad Batch" of Pot Brownies in LA, Online

Abe Schwartz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Abe Schwartz

In movies, marijuana is depicted either a hilarious holy grail or a gateway to harder, darker substances.