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G.I. Jew Explores Canada (in Kandahar)

Benari Poulten | Posted 12.21.2011 | Comedy
Benari Poulten

Oh, Canada. Is there nothing in the world that you can't make better with your kind spirit and love of hockey?

San Francisco Mayor's Race 2011, AKA Jonestown 2011

Nato Green | Posted 12.20.2011 | San Francisco
Nato Green

It's hard to get too indignant about Obama when in SF, we can't elect a progressive mayor blindfolded with our hands tied behind our backs by a feminist dominatrix earning a living wage in a solar-powered basement dungeon.

American Apparel Hoodie Sales Skyrocket as Occupy Wall Street Protests Spread Worldwide

Chris Michael | Posted 12.18.2011 | Comedy
Chris Michael

"I got black 'cause it's good at hiding food stains like turmeric. And the comfortable cotton-poly blend really comes in handy when the police start pepper-spraying us without provocation."

New Movies From Mattel

Jilly Gagnon | Posted 12.14.2011 | Comedy
Jilly Gagnon

To the Dreamworks production staff: We're so pleased to see that our Rock'em Sock'em Robots movie has done so well! We're sending along a few more original treatments for your consideration -- enjoy!

Enough With the Baby Talk

Steve Calechman | Posted 12.14.2011 | Parents
Steve Calechman

I don't know much about being a husband. I know even less about being a parent, but, even in my cluelessness, I'm confident in my knowledge of one thing: Smart people say dumb stuff when faced with someone else's pregnancy.

WTF

Rich Siegel | Posted 12.12.2011 | Comedy
Rich Siegel

Read enough business books and you'll stumble across this golden nugget of wisdom, "aspire to be the dumbest person in the room." That is hardly a ...

Latinos On TV: Laughing At Culture, Laughing With It

NPR.org | Posted 12.12.2011 | Latino Voices

A look at how Latinos and the Spanish language have been portrayed in, and shaped by, American pop culture over the years, from I Love Lucy to Modern ...

Stephen Colbert Praises His Hometown, Slams San Francisco

Posted 12.12.2011 | Travel

Comedian Stephen Colbert presented an award to his hometown at the annual Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards Monday night, riffing on Souther...

67 Year Old Woman From Flushing Movie Review

Max Fox | Posted 12.06.2011 | Comedy
Max Fox

My name is Ruth, I live alone. What's this little old lady's favorite pass time? Watching movies. Only problem is sometimes I black out in the mid...

WATCH: New York Cop Swaps The Streets For The Stage

Posted 12.11.2011 | Fifty

Most baby boomers are looking to their retirement years as a time of personal re-invention rather than relaxing. Among them is Gina Scarda, a former N...

Elizabeth Warren Ready to Kick Ass and Take Names (VIDEO)

Eddie Geller | Posted 12.09.2011 | Comedy
Eddie Geller

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Audio Slideshow: Comedian Lewis Black At Occupy Wall Street

Turnstyle | Posted 12.07.2011 | Comedy
Turnstyle

Lewis Black Live at Occupy Wall Street from Turnstyle Video on Vimeo. Originally published on Turnstylenews.com, a digital information service surf...

WATCH: Why Does A Coal Energy Drink Taste So Good?

Posted 12.07.2011 | Green

Would you drink liquid coal? The video below from the Renewable Energy Accountability Project (REAP) suggests "coal isn't just clean ... it's refreshi...

Test-a-Jew: How to Make Sure Your Date Is Really Jewish

Mark C. Miller | Posted 12.04.2011 | Comedy
Mark C. Miller

Both Jewish? Make sure with Test-a-Jew Photo: Getty Images/PNC Back in high school, I had a crush on a Protestant girl, Joan Reid. She told me that ...

The Comedian's Personality

Devon Kerr | Posted 12.03.2011 | Home
Devon Kerr

Comedies come in many different flavors, some better suited to a certain type of person than others. This article is to help you to find the right comedy for your laughing style. As a comedy TV junkie, I feel that I should be able to recommend certain shows that are above and beyond the usual standards of a funny TV show.

Jon Stewart and the Kids

Ming Holden | Posted 12.01.2011 | Home
Ming Holden

Jon Stewart came to Indiana for my birthday. Well, okay, on my birthday. When I was a college freshman in 2002, we used to gather in the basement o...

October Is WHAT Month?!

Maggie Lamond Simone | Posted 12.02.2011 | Comedy
Maggie Lamond Simone

We're lifting the lid on "Toilet Repair Month." I know, I know, I'm sort of down in the dumps about it too; just when you think you could overflow with excitement about summer, there it goes, swirling away. May it rust -- er, rest -- in peace.

Necessary Conversation: Mayoral Car Wash

Necessary Conversation | Posted 11.30.2011 | San Francisco
Necessary Conversation

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The Upright Citizens Brigade and Me

David Serchuk | Posted 11.29.2011 | Comedy
David Serchuk

From 2000 through 2003 I spent probably at least two nights a week, virtually every week, at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater.

Kick Your A!: A Primer

Sarah O'Leary | Posted 11.29.2011 | Comedy
Sarah O'Leary

The following is an excerpt from Sarah O'Leary's book, "Kick A! How to Ditch Your Type A Personality and live a life you might actually ENJOY!" Stu...

Should Guys Manscape?

The Adam Carolla Show | Posted 11.28.2011 | Comedy
The Adam Carolla Show

Certain male grooming habits are put to the test when Dr. Drew asks the ladies in his Lifechangers audience what they prefer.

Lessons in Being a "Betch"

Annie Stamell | Posted 11.27.2011 | Comedy
Annie Stamell

You could call me crazy and weird and bossy and nerdy and neurotic and definitely adorkable but one thing I am not is bitchy. So indulge me while I get bitched at and bitched out and then totally betchified by "The Head Betches" of the hit website Betches Love This.

Colbert: CO2 Emissions Are 'Coming From Hobo Fires And Vin Diesel Movies'

Posted 11.27.2011 | Green

On Monday night, Stephen Colbert spoke for many Americans when he said we have "stood with one voice and boldly proclaimed, 'Eh.'" He admitted to ...

Other Things Tea Party Crowds Break Into Applause For

Andy McDonald | Posted 11.23.2011 | Comedy
Andy McDonald

The execution of a potentially innocent person, the death of a comatose man without healthcare -- these warm and fuzzy topics are just some of the man...

Louis C.K. Interview FAIL

Posted 11.26.2011 | Comedy

Ted Wilson of "The Rumpus" gets an E for Effort on his interview withOUT comedian and Emmy nominee Louis C.K. After a one-sided email conversation...