Comedy

John Cleese Explains Why the Truly Stupid Lack the Capacity to Realize How Stupid They Are

John Cleese, best known for his work with the comedy group Monty Python, explains in a video excerpt the idea that truly stupid people lack the …

John Cleese

Trevor Noah: Trump Doesn’t Speak For All “Conservative, Old White Men” | Deadline

Sometimes, Trevor Noah told a Tribeca TV Festival crowd today, there’s just no point in pretending to be neutral – an opinion he says even some Fox …

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Against all odds, Jimmy Kimmel is now essential viewing

No one would have picked Jimmy Kimmel to be the most dangerous, angry comedian in the United States. But he's become precisely that.<p>Night after night, <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live</i> (ABC, weekdays at 11:35 p.m.) has become essential, galvanizing viewing. Not because of his interviews with actors or his surreally …

Health Care

How Jimmy Kimmel Became an Unlikely Folk Hero in Health Care Debate

America’s mildest late-night host became an overnight leader against Republican attempts to repeal Obamacare<p>Jimmy Kimmel, America’s mildest-mannered …

Entertainment

Doodles

Demetri Martin is a comedian whose jokes often take the form of one-liners (“Where my verb at?”) or rudimentary drawings. “Constraints are big for me,” he said recently, over dinner at Bar Pitti, in the West Village. “How simple can I make this and still get a laugh?” He reached into a backpack and …

Spike’s Rebranding as Paramount Network Is the Latest Maneuver in Cable’s Battle for Viewers

Oxygen rolled out the yellow crime-scene tape and ripped-from-the-headlines stories and invited armchair detectives to test their sleuthing skills in …

TV

It's The Opposition With Jordan Klepper against Me, Myself & I

<i>Here’s what up in the world of TV for Monday, September 25. All times are Eastern.</i><p>Top pick<p><b>Me, Myself & I (CBS, 9:30 p.m.):</b> If time travel shows were …

TV

Is Last Week Tonight with John Oliver on tonight, September 24, 2017?

via HBO<p>Will there be an all new episode of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver premiering on HBO tonight? We have all of the info about the show right …

Entertainment

‘SNL’: Ryan Gosling Hosts Season 43 Premiere With Musical Guest Jay-Z, Show To Air Live Across Country [Video]

The highly anticipated 43rd season premiere of <i>Saturday Night Live</i> is set to take place on September 30 and at the helm will be veteran guest host, …

Entertainment

Demi Lovato and Jimmy Fallon's Hilarious Lip Sync Convo Will Have You Doing a Spit Take

The day after Jimmy Fallon got Demi Lovato to reveal the inspiration behind the "Sorry Not Sorry" music video, the two shared a funny lip sync …

Demi Lovato

Natasha Lyonne, Leslye Headland and Amy Poehler team up for new Netflix comedy

Netflix has announced that Natasha Lyonne, Leslye Headland and Amy Poehler are set to bring a new eight episode comedy series to the streaming …

Netflix

John Oliver Breaks Down Corporate Consolidation on Last Week Tonight

John Oliver wants you to know that small business is the backbone of our economy — and he has the eerily echoing footage of U.S. politicians to prove …

Small Business

Tyra Banks just topped this important TV list, so she has a reason to smize

From <i>America’s Next Top Model</i> to <i>America’s Got Talent,</i> Tyra Banks has always been our favorite TV personality. But now there’s concrete proof that …

Tyra Banks

A head-scarf-wearing Muslim comic finds her voice

"I'll give you a couple of seconds to stereotype me" is how Frida Deguise opens her stand-up sets. She tells Lateline about religion, playing on …

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"Boston Doesn't F*ck Around With Comedy" Robert Kelly and Barry Crimmins Accept Awards at Boston Comedy Fest

Photo via instagram.com/bostoncomedyshows<p>“Boston doesn’t fuck around with comedy,” Comedian of the Year and Medford native <b>Robert Kelly</b> said while …

Comedians

Wahlburgers In Financial Trouble!?

Share This PostPageSix says it’s exclusively reporting that the Wahlburger’s restaurant chain, started by the famous Wahlberg family for a reality …

Coney Island

Bobby Moynihan leaves SNL on a high note for Me, Myself & I

TORONTO — Bobby Moynihan has spent the past nine years on "Saturday Night Live," injecting a lovable charm into impressions of Guy Fieri and Snooki, …

Canadian News

Akshay Kumar: Comedy is in my blood and entertainment is my calling card

Actor Akshay Kumar is among those very few Bollywood actors who has tried his hand at almost all possible genres in filmmaking. From romance to …

Celebrity News (India)

Everyone Is Sending David Spade Pictures Of A Mural Featuring Him, Probably Because It’s One Of The Greatest Things Ever

It’s pretty easy to confuse David Spade and Kurt Cobain. After all, they were both blonde scamps that’d pop by MTV every now and again. A meme designed to infuriate ’90s purists combined the two pop culture figures into one maddening swirl has now been transformed into an enormo-mural for all to …

TV

Colbert, Kimmel and the Politics of Late Night

The job of a late-night comedian was once so straightforward: Give Americans something to laugh about so they can forget about their workday worries. Presidents always made for comedic fodder, as did the daily headlines. But it was all in good fun. And it generally hovered on the edge of the …

Business

Jerry Before Seinfeld: How well does Netflix's hour-long Seinfeld retrospective fare?

For some weird reason that I don’t remember the origins of, I have developed a pattern that dictates my liking for a TV show — for me to keep …

Jerry Seinfeld

8 Classic Comedy TV Shows That Are Still Funny (And 7 That Are Just Awful)

Comedy is hard. Well…that’s not technically accurate. Comedy isn’t necessarily hard, but good comedy certainly is. Anyone can make a funny quip or …

TV

Stephen Colbert to North Korea: Stop 'Talking Smack' About Donald Trump

<i>The Late Show</i> host Stephen Colbert did something a bit surprising during his Friday night monologue: he asked less people to make fun of President …

North Korea

Why We Must Raise Taxes on Corporations and the Wealthy, Not Lower Them

ROBERT B. REICH is Chancellor's Professor of Public Policy at the University of California at Berkeley and Senior Fellow at the Blum Center for …

Social Justice

Watch Billie Joe Armstrong’s solo acoustic performance of ‘Ordinary World’

The Green Day frontman delivered an intimate version of the track on last night's episode of 'The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon'<p>Green Day‘s <b>Billie</b> …

Billie Joe Armstrong

Chance the Rapper set to return to 'The Late Show' Monday

Chance the Rapper and Stephen Colbert are together again — after a week-long hiatus.<p>The Chicago rapper is scheduled to chat with Colbert and perform Monday on “The Late Show." The appearance comes about a week after Chance helped kick off the Emmy Awards telecast with television-themed verses in …

Chance the Rapper

Kevin Hart’s Instagram Apology Boosts on Top Comedians Social Media Ranking

Hart maintains his No. 1 on the chart, which ranks the most popular comedians based on data from Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and Google …

Kevin Hart

15 Instances When Indian Comedians Made More Sense Than Indian Politicians

Fundamental Rights are the basic rights of the people and the charter of rights contained in Part III of Constitution of India. Indian politicians, …

Canada

TiVo 2017 Fall TV Calendar

Sunday<p>Monday<p>Tuesday<p>Wednesday<p>Thursday<p>Friday<p>Saturday<p>Sunday<p>3<p>Monday<p>4<p>Tuesday<p>5<p>Wednesday<p>6<p>You're the Worst<br>10PM (FXX)<p>Thursday<p>7<p>Sunday Night Football<br>8:30PM (NBC)<p>…

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Ellen Explains Why She Doesn't Want 'Dangerous' Donald Trump On Her Show

The talk show host has a very personal reason for saying no.<p>Ellen DeGeneres does not see the point in having President Donald Trump on her show.<p>On Wednesday, former Fox News host Megyn Kelly sat down with DeGeneres to promote her upcoming talk show, “Today with Megyn Kelly.”<p>During DeGeneres’ …

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