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A Tiger Mom Shares Her Secrets

Louis Bayard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Louis Bayard

A lot of other tigers ask me: Why do South Chinese tigers raise such successful cubs? Why do our cats grow up to be such prodigious hunters? Why are our coats so luxuriant? Why are our teeth so toothy, our growls so growly?

Second Sun Paves Way for Jersey Shore Season

Pablo Andreu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Pablo Andreu

"Waaaaaaa," cried Snookie after learning of the potentially apocalyptic event. "At least we'll get really tan."

WATCH: Modern Day Things Read As if They Were Written By a Civil War Guy to His Girlfriend

Steven Shehori | Posted 08.19.2011 | Comedy
Steven Shehori

Modern Day Things Read as if They Were Written by a Civil War Guy to His Girlfriend - watch more funny videos...

Chua, Baby

Mark Steinberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Mark Steinberg

While my self-esteem couldn't be detected by an atomic microscope, I did regard myself as a sure thing in some future Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog eating contest.

Mom Always Said I Should Be a Lawyer

Jonathan Bernstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jonathan Bernstein

Tom Foolery recently retired from his 25 years of service to the House Ethics Committee, and categorically denies that his own behavior was under review at the time of his retirement.

Parks and Recreation: A Who's Who of Pawnee's Finest Bureaucrats | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Parks and Recreation returns for a third season this week, and never before has a sitcom proven so well that all politics are local politics. Simple m...

Food: We Can't Live With It, but We Can Live Without It

Mark Steinberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mark Steinberg

The problem with Marjorie's scrambled eggs was that they didn't smile like my mom's eggs. They seemed pale, like they'd had a bad night out. They looked like their estimated taxes were due.

Gervais Proves Americans Can't Take a Joke

Pablo Andreu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Pablo Andreu

There has been a firestorm of criticism cast at British comedian Ricky Gervais, following a caustic performance as host of the Golden Globes. The comedic onslaught prompted defensive reactions from some actors and comedians.

The Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: The Green Hornet

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Did the late-in-the-game decision to convert it to 3D give its creators -- including director Michel Gondry and star/co-writer Seth Rogen -- time enough to find the right balance?

Betty White Still Hot in Second Season of Cleveland

Greg Archer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Greg Archer

Brace yourself, Hot in Cleveland still sizzles. And the opening moments of Wednesday's episode find her bonding with an old chum: Mary Tyler Moore.

Vote for Me?

Cody Brotter | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Cody Brotter

No seriously, like, as a favor. As if I had asked you to get a "sandwich for me." I'm just always super tired on Tuesdays. In the November 2010 elect...

Search Zen-gine

Jilly Gagnon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jilly Gagnon

You searched: Friday dance nights downtown. And your search returned: Do you know the sound of one hand clapping?

WATCH: Jimmy McMillan's Presidential Spoof On 'Weekend Update'

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

SNL brought Jimmy McMillan back this weekend on Weekend Update. The voice of the Rent Is Too Damn High Party appeared in his signature black gloves...

Gwyneth Paltrow & Cee Lo Green Team Up On 'SNL

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Forget this? Gwyneth Paltrow, hosting 'Saturday Night Live,' brought back memories of her famous performance of Cee Lo Green's 'F**k You' on 'Glee'...

Mighty Movie Podcast: Richard J. Lewis on Barney's Version

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Barney's Version is a comedy of foibles, an examination of a man whose life swings wildly between moments of sheer foolishness and uncommon grace. And it's directed by Richard J. Lewis.

Mohammed Hanif's AfPak: A Case of Exploding Absurdities (AUDIO)

Christopher Lydon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Christopher Lydon

Mohammed Hanif, the Pakistani novelist, is observing from Karachi that "even the believers" don't believe in the war in Afghanistan anymore.

10 Signs She'll Be a High Maintenance Girlfriend

Emily Bracken | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Emily Bracken

The Cosmo is a fruity martini enjoyed by women stuck in the 90s, Katy Perry aficionados, and those that thought Legally Blonde wasn't a movie, but a documentary about their college sorority lives.

WATCH: Grand Theft Issa

Matthew Filipowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Matthew Filipowicz

We all know Congressman Darrell Issa has a shady past. Well, the makers of the Grand Theft Auto video game series decided to make Issa the star of their newest game: Grand Theft Issa.

Today's Post Brought to You by the Letter K

Melissa Terzis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Melissa Terzis

Now that the Kardashian sisters have a lawsuit on their head for $75 million for their association with that ridiculous Kardashian Kard, they are curr...

Stage Door: Pants on Fire's Metamorphoses, Baby Wants Candy

Fern Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Fern Siegel

Silly, wild and occasionally inspired, Baby Wants Candy is a reminder of how scary and amazing improvisation can be.

SNL Takes On New York's Real Estate Woes (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

This weekend's Saturday Night Live host may live in LA, but Jim Carrey's got a good ear for how 'authentic' New Yorkers sound. Case in point: this w...

Mighty Movie Podcast Interviews: The Time that Remains and If I Want to Whistle, I Whistle

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

How about a little international perspective? We've got interviews with two directors whose latest films deliver gripping, cinematically daring glimpses into worlds rarely examined from our side.

A New York Crime, With a Twist of Lime

Charlie Carillo | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Charlie Carillo

It was an explosive sound to jolt me right out of bed at 3 a.m., a fist bashing on the metal door to my Greenwich Village apartment, accompanied by the slurred threats of somebody drunk out of his skull.

The Daily Show's Aasif Mandvi Opens Up On Sanity, Specials, And Stewart

Dan Lybarger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Dan Lybarger

On August 9, 2006, actor-comic Aasif Mandvi started a job that he had auditioned for only five hours before. It was the first of the New York performe...

This Week In Cheating: Goldman Invests in Facebook

Jeff Kreisler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jeff Kreisler

Goldman Sachs and Facebook: The two great cheats that cheat great together.