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Norm Macdonald Says He Used ‘Down Syndrome’ To Describe Stupidity In A PC Way
The comedian dug himself into an even deeper hole while trying to clarify his offensive statement about people with Down syndrome on “The View.”
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Norm Macdonald’s ‘Down Syndrome’ Response To Me Too Backlash Causes More Controversy
The comedian addressed his comments about sexual harassment victims, but dug himself deeper into a hole.
Norm Makes Things Worse For Himself
Comedian Norm Macdonald said “you’d have to have Down syndrome to not feel sorry” for victims in the Me Too era, just one day after receiving backlash for comments he made against the movement.
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'The Tonight Show' Cancels Norm Macdonald Appearance Over Controversial Comments
A spokesperson for the late-night show said it canceled Macdonald's appearance "out of sensitivity to our audience."
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Norm Macdonald Thinks Me Too Will Lead To A Celebrity 'Sticking A Gun In His Head'
The comedian thinks Chris Hardwick and pals Louis C.K. and Roseanne Barr have been treated unfairly.
Alex Trebek Said 'Turd Ferguson' Thanks To This 'Jeopardy!' Contestant
It finally happened.
KFC Ads Get Even Weirder With Norm Macdonald As 'Real' Col. Sanders
"They can't just grab some super-funny Hollywood actor, throw a white suit on him and try to pass him off as the real Colonel Sanders."
Norm Macdonald Looks Back On Being Fired From 'SNL'
The decision by NBC brass to fire Norm Macdonald from "Saturday Night Live" in 1998 after his hilariously dry five-year tenure
Norm Macdonald Throws Shade At Seth Meyers
Norm Macdonald shared a few cheeky comments about fellow "Saturday Night Live" alum Seth Meyers with HuffPost Live on Tuesday
Jim Breuer Remembers Norm Macdonald's Amazing 'SNL' Prank On Chris Kattan
Watch Breuer tell the story in the video above, and click here for the full HuffPost Live conversation about his latest comedy
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Grateful for SNL's Humility
Dr. Bruce Weinstein, The Ethics Guy
CEO, Institute for High-Character Leadership
Sincere humility and gratitude aren't qualities one normally associates with the entertainment industry. That's why I was bowled over during the closing segments of
Saturday Night Live
's recent 40th-anniversary broadcast.
Comedian Wyatt Cenac Explains How He Got Into A Physical Fight With Former SNL Cast Member Norm MacDonald
When the former "Daily Show" correspondent stopped by HuffPost Live on Monday, he told host Alyona Minkovski that as a 19
Adventures of a Cranky Gambler -- NFL Week 3
Actor, Writer, Mediocre CrossFitter, Host of "Yesterday Today"...
After big wins on Thursday and the early Sunday slate, I was sitting pretty. There were only three four o'clock games, so I debated just sitting out the afternoon and reveling in my glory. But that is not what problem gamblers do.
Norm Macdonald's Tribute To Robin Williams Will Make You Laugh And Cry Simultaneously
Until today. #RIPRobinWilliams — Norm Macdonald (@normmacdonald) August 12, 2014 ll of a sudden it was, had to. #RIPRobinWilliams
Norm MacDonald Gives You The Only Advice You Ever Need In A Commencement Address
MacDonald provided some detailed advice for the class of 2014, which you can hear in the video above. Norm Macdonald's Inspiring
Norm MacDonald Hates Oscar Pistorius, But Not For The Reason You'd Think
Through some awkward and restrained laughter, Conan finally said what we were all thinking: "No one is going with you on
Norm Macdonald's One-Minute 'Late Late Show' Audition Is Practically Perfect
This just in: Norm Macdonald is a total baller. Macdonald has been campaigning hard to host the "Late Late Show" ever since
Hulu Users Vote Best 'SNL' Celebrity Jeopardy, And Turd Ferguson's The Winner (VIDEO)
Hulu recently conducted a poll to determine the best Celebrity Jeopardy sketch from "Saturday Night Live," because what else
Don't Laugh: Norm Macdonald Loves Shakespeare
Comedian Norm Macdonald is known for his cutting-edge humor, but, backstage, his undying love is classic literature. Yep
New York Comedy Festival 2011 Preview (VIDEO/PHOTOS)
Editor, Gotcha Media Blog
This week, the New York Comedy Festival takes over NYC with everything from small shows in the back of Brooklyn bars to headlining double-header sets at large theaters.
Confessions of a Podhead: My Very Talky Playlist for Podcasting
TV Writer; Contributing Editor, Rolling Stone; Co-Author, 'Eve...
Here's my very talky playlist for all the podcasters out there who are elevating the art of conversation in these fallen times. As Tracy Chapman might say if she were more chatty, we're "Talkin' About A Revolution."
Norm Macdonald On 'WTF': Lorne Michaels Wanted A Female 'Weekend Update' Co-Anchor
But despite having veteran "SNL" writer James Downey on his side, Macdonald was dismissive of the idea that then-NBC west
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