Norm Macdonald

Here’s The Complete Transcript Of Sen. Al Franken’s Tribute To David Letterman That Got Cut From The ‘Kennedy Center’ Broadcast

Tonight, your local PBS affiliate will be airing the Kennedy Center special honoring David Letterman with the 20th Annual Mark Twain Prize for Humor. …

Entertainment

Hollywood celebrates the death of Charles Manson

Hollywood is dancing on Charles Manson’s grave.<p>A long list of bold-faced names Monday celebrated the death of cult leader Charles Manson, who nearly …

Crime

Al Franken Cut from PBS’ David Letterman Special

In the wake of the sexual harassment allegations against Senator Al Franken, PBS has decided to cut his tribute from its upcoming special honoring …

Entertainment

What’s On Tonight: Hulu’s ‘Runaways’ Discover Their Powers

<b>Marvel’s Runaways</b> (Hulu) – The first three episode of Hulu’s superhero series airs and follows a group of wealthy L.A. kids who discover their parents are part of some sacrificial cult and that they have mysterious powers of their own.<p><b>Dancing With the Stars</b> (ABC, 8:00 p.m.) — Julianne Hough returns …

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Sexual Misconduct Fallout Continues for Comedy as Tambor Exits Transparent, Franken Cut From Twain Awards

Share This PostOn Sunday PBS announced that they will edit out Al Franken’s appearance from the Monday’s broadcast of the Kennedy Center’s Mark Twain …

Jeffrey Tambor

Twitter reacts to the death of Charles Manson

Murderer and cult leader Charles Manson has died aged 83.1.#CharlesManson just died. Hope families of his victims find peace after that horrific …

Charles Manson

TV highlights: David Letterman gets the Mark Twain Prize on PBS

<i>(All times Eastern.)</i><p><b>Dancing With the Stars</b> (ABC at 8) The competition shifts into high gear as the two-night finale begins.<p><b>Lucifer</b> (Fox at 8) Chloe and Lucifer investigate a murder connected to a celebrity dating app.<p><b>The Voice</b> (NBC at 8) The top 12 perform.<p><b>Kevin Can Wait</b> (CBS at 8) Kevin bites off …

Entertainment

The two very different sides of comedian Bob Saget

Saget's role as a wholesome father in "Full House" starkly contrasts with the comedian's famously raunchy standup persona

Comedy

This Funny Week in Funny Tweets: November 17, 2017

Right wingers start smashing things, Lil Donald gets thirsty, Blake Shelton isn't all that sexy, the Roy Moore situation is still a F-I-A-S-C-O, …

South Dakota

Al Franken: Even Worse Than You Think

Anyone who has followed the career of Al Franken should be unsurprised to learn that he was a jerk to Leeann Tweeden. Because if you go back to <i>Live</i> …

Conservative View

Here are some of the times Al Franken made off-color jokes over the years

Long before Al Franken was a senator, he was a comedian.<p>And, unsurprisingly, that included off-color humor. He apologized for those jokes in 2008, as his campaign to represent Minnesota in the Senate waged on.<p>"The things I said and wrote sent a message to some of my friends in this room, and the …

Leeann Tweeden

Comedy Isn’t Funny

During the <i>SNL</i> season, the writers don’t need to have much interaction with the outside world. As the rewrite session drifts on, they bark out …

Canadian Humour

‘Wonder,’ ‘The Shape of Water’ and More Hollywood Red Carpets and Parties

Winona Ryder<p>Winona Ryder spoke at the Saban Community Clinic’s gala on Monday night.<p>Cook/Variety/REX/Shutterstock<p>Vince Vaughn and Will Arnett<p>Vince …

Awards

For Trump and his supporters, the phrase 'fake news' is their most potent weapon

I never anticipated there would come a time when there'd be no set of basic, agreed upon facts<p>Sean Hannity, the Donald Trump adviser who masquerades …

Donald Trump

YES! Norm Macdonald CALLS OUT self-righteous late-night hosts who kept silent on Weinstein

Ronan Farrow has been doing some fantastic work exposing the monster that is Harvey Weinstein (as well as Weinstein’s many enablers). As Twitchy told …

Canadian Humour

‘The Orville’ Season 1, Episode 9: Is Rob Lowe Returning As Darulio?

A familiar face boards the ship in next week’s episode of “The Orville.”<p>According to the synopsis for Season 1, episode 9, The Orville is called to …

Entertainment

‘The Orville’ Episode 8 Sneak Peek: Claire Gets Unexpected Vacation Companion

Claire and her two kids are going to a vacation in tonight’s installment of “The Orville.”<p>In a sneak peek from Season 1, episode 8 of the Fox series, …

Entertainment

The Orville Cast Explain Character Dynamics

Seth Mcfarlane’s <b>The Orville</b> mashes together the classic Star Trek formula with his unique brand of humor to create a show that rides the line between …

Star Trek

Commodity funds: Metal investors left behind even as prices soar

NEW YORK — Metals prices have surged over the last year as China's economy rebounds and Donald Trump's election lifts prospects in the U.S. But investors hoping to get in on those gains face a challenge: funds that target those commodities have struggled.<p>Copper, which is used in large amounts in …

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The Orville: Penny Johnson Jerald Says "Ya Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet!"

We had the opportunity to meet with Penny Johnson Jerald at New York Comic Con about her new role on The Orville.I'm sure you all remember her very …

Canadian Humour

The Great Fan-Run Football Experiment

Out near Salt Lake City, a football team gave itself almost completely over to the fans: They chose the team’s name, the uniforms, even the plays during the game. And it might just be the next big evolution in football.<p><b>My first drive as</b> offensive coordinator of the Salt Lake Screaming Eagles does …

Canadian Humour

How to Make Podcasts More Profitable

It’s been about 10 years since smartphones, iTunes and the popularity of yakking personalities like sports columnist Bill Simmons and comedians Ricky …

Podcasting

Ill Poetic details the Origins of his new song, “8:44”: Stream

<i>Photo by Robert Sanchez</i><i>Origins is a recurring new music feature in which an artist charts the influence of their latest hit single.</i>Dedicated hip-hop …

Music

Bill Murray Stole the Show as David Letterman Accepted the Mark Twain Prize

Murray handed his Kennedy Center crown to the erstwhile Late Show host, alongside a murderers’ row of comedy greats.<p>For a few hours, Sunday night felt like old times. <b>Paul Shaffer</b> cackled from behind a keyboard in shades; baritoned redhead <b>Alan Kalter</b> introduced guests; there were videos of stupid …

Comedy

David Letterman’s friends — and shrink — make his Twain ceremony as funny as his late-night legacy

For years, David Letterman, consumed by insecurities and the relentless pace of a nightly television program, would respond to the loud cheers of his audience with a strained smile and a half-scolding, half-embarrassed wave to “cut that out.”<p>But Sunday night, the late-night legend found himself …

Entertainment

David Letterman Earns Mark Twain Prize for Late-Night High Jinks

WASHINGTON — It was all because of a 1978 appearance on Johnny Carson’s “Tonight Show,” the story goes, that David Letterman found his audience.<p>Mr. Letterman, an unknown stand-up comedian then, appeared relaxed and confident telling jokes in a short set, then bantering in the guest chair next to …

Entertainment

David Letterman was the king of late night. He doesn’t miss it ‘for a second.’

<i>[This story has been optimized for offline reading on our apps. For a richer experience, you can find the full version of this story here. An Internet connection is required.]</i><p>HARTFORD, CONN. — Sometimes, okay, all the time, David Letterman, who used to host his very own television program, is asked …

Comedy

David Letterman makes long overdue return to late night with appearance on Kimmel: Watch

Former <i>Late Show</i> host David Letterman has been enjoying retirement since signing off the air back in 2015. Recently, however, the 70-year-old comedian …

Comedy

Puig leads Dodgers to NLCS Game 1 win over Cubs: Final score, things to know - CBSSports.com

Clayton Kershaw didn't pitch all that well, but his teammates picked him up<p>The Los Angeles Dodgers rallied from behind to win Game 1 (LAD 5, CHC 2) …

Baseball

The Sleeper Hit Behind TV's New Direction

On the ABC comedy “The Middle,” a dad who works at a quarry explains why he won’t go to career day at school to one of his three children.<p>“If I don’t clock in,” Mike Heck says, “I don’t get paid. And if I don’t get paid, you guys are wiping your butts with junk mail again.”<p>The Hecks are a sitcom …

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