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'Daily Show' Stars Discover Their African Ancestry

Posted 01.28.2014 | Black Voices

Diversity in the comedy world has been a hot topic lately, and "The Daily Show" stars, Jessica Williams and Wyatt Cenac are two great examples of come...

Stolen Moment of the Week: Wyatt Cenac at UCB

Mindy Tucker | Posted 08.27.2013 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker

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Daring to Dream: A Review of An Oversimplification of Her Beauty

Craig Carpenter | Posted 06.29.2013 | Arts
Craig Carpenter

This film, the directorial debut from Mr. Nance defies -- no, completely ignores category. As an artist, he and this film simply exist.

Wyatt Cenac's Top 5 Funniest 'Daily Show' Segments

Matt Wilstein | Posted 01.26.2013 | Comedy
Matt Wilstein

After four strong years, Wyatt Cenac will be departing The Daily Show next month. During that time, he grew from a puppet version of Michael Steele to...

Bad News For 'Daily Show' Fans

Posted 11.27.2012 | Comedy

Vulture reports that Wyatt Cenac, a correspondent and writer for "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart," will be leaving the acclaimed program after four y...

The BEST Late Night Clips Of The Week

Matt Wilstein | Posted 12.13.2012 | Comedy
Matt Wilstein

This week was all about the aftermath of the first presidential debate and the anticipation of the only vice presidential debate. Jon Stewart lamented...

'America Can Suck My B*lls'

Posted 09.14.2012 | Comedy

As our week of tutorials from the Best F#@king News Team Ever draws to a close, it's important to prepare for the inevitable media flub. Sure, no one ...

WATCH: How To Pick The Perfect Running Mate

Posted 09.13.2012 | Comedy

The Best F#@king News Team Ever has already taught us how to make a political ad, give a stump speech and campaign in the digital age, so it should co...

WATCH: 'The Daily Show' Explains Every Political Speech

Posted 09.10.2012 | Comedy

Now that the conventions are over it's time for the candidates to take their messages of "hope and change" or "other hope and change" directly to the ...

Solidarity Concert For Pussy Riot, Trillectro, Cheap Trick: HuffPost DC Top 5 For August 10, 11, 12

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 08.10.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR FRIDAY, AUGUST 10 1. Solidarity Concert For Pussy Riot Outside The Russian Embassy Let's try this again. 5 p.m., all ages, no cover 2...

Comedy Bang Bang At Howard Theatre: HuffPost DC Top 5 For August 8

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 08.08.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8 1. Comedy Bang Bang At Howard Theatre Tonight will be D.C.'s comedy nerd prom. Favorites from the podcast and televi...

The Best Stand-Up On TV This Week

Posted 07.21.2012 | Comedy

Sometimes, it's nice to have a reminder that for every Daniel Tosh rape joke that gets made, there are thousands of alternatives that we can see on TV...

On The Red Carpet At The Comedy Awards

Posted 05.03.2012 | Comedy

Don't you hate how few awards shows we can enjoy year round? So did Comedy Central. But unlike you, they have the power to snap their fingers and brin...

Keep the Smooth: An Interview With 'Yacht Rock' Creator JD Ryznar

Network Awesome | Posted 04.25.2012 | Entertainment
Network Awesome

In 2003, Dan Harmon and Rob Schrab founded the monthly film festival Channel101. In 2005, JD Ryznar submitted Yacht Rock, which would create a new notch in the Internet's heart for smooth, smooth music.

The Best Late Night Clips of the Week (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

Matt Wilstein | Posted 05.30.2012 | Comedy
Matt Wilstein

This week the hoodie replaced the Etch A Sketch as the most talked about item in the news media, with Geraldo Rivera standing by his outrageous comments and Rep. Bobby Rush illegally rocking one in Congress.

WATCH: Is SeaWorld Like Slaveowners?

www.thedailyshow.com | Posted 04.17.2012 | Black Voices

Is SeaWorld's treatment of its killer whales comparable to slavery? That was the claim being made in a lawsuit by the People For The Ethical Treatm...

The Funniest Rick Perry Spoofs

Matt Wilstein | Posted 03.20.2012 | Comedy
Matt Wilstein

With his offensively named hunting ranch, drunken speeches and inability to remember all three of the government agencies he would shut down, there was plenty to make fun of in 2012's "Oops" candidate.

HuffPost Comedy's Guide To New Comedy Albums

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 12.29.2011 | Comedy

Are we living in a golden age of comedy albums? The last few months have seen a relatively large number of stand-up comedy albums released by some ...

The BEST Late Night Clips Of The Week

Matt Wilstein | Posted 12.08.2011 | Comedy
Matt Wilstein

This week Rick Perry found himself in a battle with Hank Williams Jr. for who could be more bizarrely offensive. Then came the prolonged ending of Ch...

WATCH: Tom Scharpling's Terrific New Music Video

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 12.04.2011 | Comedy

With the release of his video for "Legend in My Own Mind" by psychedelic outfit The Stepkids, Tom Scharpling's career as a music video director is beg...

WATCH: 'The Daily Show' Takes On Rick Perry's N-Word Controversy

Posted 12.04.2011 | Comedy

Jon Stewart and senior correspondent Wyatt Cenac spent a good chunk of Monday night's "Daily Show" mocking Rick Perry, but not for the usual reasons. ...

WATCH: Who Won At Kickball, 'Daily Show' Or 'Late Night'?

Posted 11.23.2011 | Comedy

Jimmy Fallon welcomed Wyatt Cenac on "Late Night" Thursday, and the two could barely engage without letting their competition get the best of themselv...

WATCH: 'The Daily Show' Explains The Tea Party

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 10.24.2011 | Comedy

While "The Daily Show" is on hiatus this week, the "Best F#@king News Team Ever" is providing us with some hilarious looks at American politics via a ...

WATCH: Wyatt Cenac Goes To Medieval Times

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 10.16.2011 | Comedy

Although Wyatt Cenac is best known for his work on "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart," the Dallas-bred comedian has been expanding his comedic presence...

EXCLUSIVE: 'Daily Show' & 'Onion' Writers Explain America

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 01.17.2012 | Comedy

This 4th of July, in between consuming inevitable excesses of meat, beer and Michael Bay movies, we hope you take a moment to think about the other th...