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Sep 09

SNL hires Nick Rutherford to reunite, write with his Good Neighbor mates

Congrats, Nick!

SNL hires Nick Rutherford to reunite, write with his Good Neighbor mates

Congrats, Nick!

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart to visit Austin for Election 2014 coverage

Weeklong broadcasts scheduled for the end of October. Take that, Gov. Rick Perry!?

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart to visit Austin for Election 2014 coverage

Weeklong broadcasts scheduled for the end of October. Take that, Gov. Rick Perry!?

Craig Ferguson congratulates James Corden on-air for winning The Late Late Show hosting gig

He opened the show with a segment all about the guy who’s taking over the show “after Christmas.”

Craig Ferguson congratulates James Corden on-air for winning The Late Late Show hosting gig

He opened the show with a segment all about the guy who’s taking over the show “after Christmas.”

Sep 08

Who would make it onto the Mount Rushmore of Comedy?

This is just one person’s suggestion found already via Google Images. Click here for more ideas.

Jerry Seinfeld recently suggested it’d be Richard Pryor, George Carlin, Bill Cosby and Don Rickles.

Over the weekend, Chris Rock said Joan Rivers should be up there instead of Rickles, and said she was a hipper comedian at 81 than Cosby has been in his late 70s.

Who would make it onto the Mount Rushmore of Comedy?

This is just one person’s suggestion found already via Google Images. Click here for more ideas.

Jerry Seinfeld recently suggested it’d be Richard Pryor, George Carlin, Bill Cosby and Don Rickles.

Over the weekend, Chris Rock said Joan Rivers should be up there instead of Rickles, and said she was a hipper comedian at 81 than Cosby has been in his late 70s.

An interview with 2014 Streamy Award winner, Viner of the Year Brittany Furlan

An interview with 2014 Streamy Award winner, Viner of the Year Brittany Furlan

CBS names James Corden new host of The Late Late Show, starting 2015

British white guy takes over for Scottish white guy on American late-night TV show

CBS names James Corden new host of The Late Late Show, starting 2015

British white guy takes over for Scottish white guy on American late-night TV show

Comedy Central resurrects Ugly Americans with new app, mobile episodes

Comedy Central resurrects Ugly Americans with new app, mobile episodes

Sep 05

Lewis Black on staying ahead of the curve, interacting with fans through his special “The Rant Is Due” shows

I interviewed Black on Wednesday. Always a fun chat!

Lewis Black on staying ahead of the curve, interacting with fans through his special “The Rant Is Due” shows

I interviewed Black on Wednesday. Always a fun chat!

Late-night TV talk show hosts, comedians and critics remember Joan Rivers

Remembrances last night from David Letterman, Jimmy Fallon, Jon Stewart, Conan O’Brien, Chris Hardwick, Jimmy Kimmel and Sarah Silverman.

Plus Tweets from some of the thousands of comedians Rivers inspired, and links to a few really great written tributes.

The funeral for Joan Rivers will be held Sunday in New York City.

Late-night TV talk show hosts, comedians and critics remember Joan Rivers

Remembrances last night from David Letterman, Jimmy Fallon, Jon Stewart, Conan O’Brien, Chris Hardwick, Jimmy Kimmel and Sarah Silverman.

Plus Tweets from some of the thousands of comedians Rivers inspired, and links to a few really great written tributes.

The funeral for Joan Rivers will be held Sunday in New York City.

Sep 04

RIP Joan Rivers, dead at 81 (1933-2014)

RIP Joan Rivers, dead at 81 (1933-2014)