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10 Ways the George Lucas Museum Will Re-Write Chicago History

The Second City Network | Posted 06.25.2014 | Comedy
The Second City Network

The George Lucas museum will open in Chicago come 2018. Who better to explain how an entire society can go from a sparkling clean hi-tech vision of the future -- to a dirty broken-down totalitarian regime in the time it takes a baby to grow into Mark Hamill?

Love Handles, a New Web Series, Tackles Relationship Weight Gain

Jarid Manos | Posted 06.25.2014 | Black Voices
Jarid Manos

What happens when your significant other gains a few pounds -- or 30? Love Handles, a new Web series, uses warm comedy to tackle this sensitive issue....

8 Things Guns Compensate For (Besides Your Penis)

The Second City Network | Posted 06.24.2014 | Comedy
The Second City Network

The joke is that the bigger the gun, the tinier the penis, and while that may be absolutely, 100-percent true in every single case, there are other things guns compensate for. Here are eight of them.

Procrastination Be Gone!

Kerry O'Brien | Posted 06.24.2014 | Comedy
Kerry O'Brien

Trying to get stuff done can be downright hard. Somedays I can just never seem to win my fight with the procrastination monsters. It can be really, really frustrating!

Marcia

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.24.2014 | Arts
Marcia Liss

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An Interview With Jewish Artificial Intelligence, Eugene Goostman

Sam Johnson | Posted 06.24.2014 | Comedy
Sam Johnson

When I went to Eugene's website to test out his chops, Eugene asked me where I was from, and I replied "New York." He then -- implying that I was being self-involved -- asked if I wanted to know where he was from.

The 2014 American Black Film Festival Premieres in New York City

Dwight Brown | Posted 06.24.2014 | Black Voices
Dwight Brown

In 18 years, the American Black Film Festival has migrated from Acapulco, Mexico, to Los Angeles, California, to Miami, Florida and now New York City.

Who's to Blame for Your So-Called Career? Surprise!

Lev Raphael | Posted 06.24.2014 | Comedy
Lev Raphael

Psychologist Ellen Winner says it's now widely believed that if parents put in enough work, "it may not be all that difficult to produce a child prodigy." Whoa. It's all about work, and wanting it enough. Them. Us. Boom.

The Dos and Don'ts of Pregnancy

Gavin Shulman | Posted 06.24.2014 | Comedy
Gavin Shulman

Do sleep on your left side. This is best for air-flow to the baby. Don't touch me. Can't you get into bed without touching me?

Shoe Size = Penis Size: No Wonder the Search for Bigfoot Continues

Fiona Finn | Posted 06.24.2014 | Comedy
Fiona Finn

If you're of the male persuasion, reading this article, you're hoping to find answers to why footwear seduces female's imaginations. The long and short of it is you have to get inside a woman's head, not just her pants.

Popcorn Preview: A Summer's Tale

Leslie Sisman | Posted 06.24.2014 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

A Summer's Tale (1996) Conte d'été Cast includes: Melvil Poupaud (The Lover, Broken English), Amanda Langlet (Triple Agent), Gwenaëlla Simon (Not o...

Why Are the Best Tomatoes From New Jersey?

Marta Ibarrondo | Posted 06.24.2014 | Comedy
Marta Ibarrondo

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Dear Market Researcher, I'm Gay -- Stop Sending Playboy Subscription Offers!

Domenick Scudera | Posted 06.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Domenick Scudera

Gay acceptance has reached new heights if 49-year-old, recently married gay men are one of Playboy's "preferred demographics."

Listen Up Housewives, Cancer Can't Stop You From Feeling like a Princess

Fiona Finn | Posted 06.27.2014 | Women
Fiona Finn

As crazy as this sounds, watching BRAVO shows like The Real Housewives of ... got me through many long and restless nights during my battle against stage III colon cancer. Too, too many times I couldn't eat or drink, but oh, how I did love watching my favorite shows on Bravo.

Pulse Report: Movie and TV Trends That Will Define the Next 12 Months

AskMen.com | Posted 06.23.2014 | Entertainment
AskMen.com

Here's a sneak peek of six of the 50 biggest movie and TV trends, products and personalities to keep a eye on in 2014.

Podcast Review: Greg Proops' The Smartest Man In The World

Marc Hershon | Posted 06.23.2014 | Comedy
Marc Hershon

His Whose Line Is It Anyway chops brought it back around with flip and hilarious answers to questions from the crowd, which then fled into the night having been charmed by a true Master of the Spew.

Marcia

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.23.2014 | Women
Marcia Liss

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An Open Letter to Anyone Wearing Foot Jewelry

Katie Hoffman | Posted 06.23.2014 | Comedy
Katie Hoffman

Thanks to Beyoncé, too many people are under the impression that putting a ring on something automatically makes it better, but that isn't the case with your toes. Anklets and toe rings are universally ridiculous.

The Comedy of Race on Vine

Albert Sergio Laguna | Posted 06.23.2014 | Black Voices
Albert Sergio Laguna

Race-based comedy has long been a useful site for understanding the fault lines, ambiguities, and absurdities of race in the United States. For better and/or worse, the Internet has democratized the production and dissemination of race-based comedy.

Jimmy Fallon & the Joy of the Lord

Zach J. Hoag | Posted 06.23.2014 | Religion
Zach J. Hoag

This post first appeared at A Deeper Story. I'm not a super disciplined person. But recently I've taken up a new spiritual discipline, and I'm qui...

5 First Impressions of the Canceled Comedies We Forgot To Watch

Hulu.com | Posted 06.23.2014 | TV
Hulu.com

We had so much fun making snap judgements on canceled dramas based solely on their pilots that we're doing it again this week with some comedies!

Comedian Amy Schumer Addresses Shock Value and Comedic Inspiration

Quora | Posted 06.23.2014 | Comedy
Quora

A: I think the most shocking thing is that I am not trying to shock anyone. I feel we should be able to talk about anything. I think it is therapeutic and fun.

Tyler McCarthy

Zach Woods Talks 'Silicon Valley,' Improv And Working With His Comedy Hero

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 06.23.2014 | Comedy

Zach Woods says his improvisation skills have come in handy for his role on HBO's new hit comedy "Silicon Valley." “If I’m doing comedy, I try...

Glasswipes

Will Durst | Posted 06.21.2014 | Comedy
Will Durst

A tsunami of tech is engulfing our nation, and in the process, redecorating communities like a family of grizzly bears locked in a Volkswagen Van. A family of obscenely paid bespectacled grizzly bears with a taste for artisanal toast.

Why Do Fiancées Become Bridezillas?

Marta Ibarrondo | Posted 06.20.2014 | Comedy
Marta Ibarrondo

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