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Must Follow Person Of The Week: Adam Cayton-Holland

Adam Cayton-Holland is one of my favorite comedians, he’s just big time laughs on the constant and big time funny on Twitter. What else do you need to know? Esquire […]


Michael Jordan & Muhammad Ali In Epic Rap Battles Of History

Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele can’t seem to do anything that isn’t just great. “Key and Peele” never misses, and each web video they pop in is always the tops. […]

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ICYMI: Jay Larson On Conan

Stand up comedy isn’t all one-liners and jokes jokes jokes. Some of my favorite stand up are just stories, which comedians have a beautiful way of turning into one long […]

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Playful & Pretty: An Interview With Artist Soosan Joon Silanee

Soosan Joon Silanee is a fantastic, smile promoting artist in NYC. Her illustrations go down so smooth, a Shel Silverstein/Dr. Seuss blend with a dash of fashion and a sophisticated, […]

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James Franco & Seth Rogen Channel Their Inner Kanye

What do James Franco and Seth Rogen do when they’re bored? They mock pop culture! Wait, but who mocks them? Oh, they mock each other? They got this mocking bittness […]

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The Cover Letter, or An Act In Passive Aggression

In a few weeks, Jamie Loftus will graduate from Emerson College and dive into the world of rejection and constant anxiety. Jk! Not constant anxiety. Jamie is a writer/comedian who […]


Rachel Bloom: Suck It, Christmas!!! (A Chanukah Album)

Rachel Bloom is the queen of parody music videos. She has a way of mixing total sexiness with total silliness in the best possible way, which is no easy feat. […]



Oh man, I have such serious love for Amy York Rubin. There truly has not been a bad, or even average episode of her crazy good web series, LITTLE HORRIBLES. […]


Kyle Ayers Live Tweets His Neighbors Breakup & It’s Amazing

NYC comedian Kyle Ayers was just trying to enjoy the view on his rooftop, instead he got to enjoy a rooftop breakup that was going down at his neighbors. So […]


Notes: The Kings Of Summer

The Kings of Summer, the beautiful-amazing-poetic-wonderful-funny movie from Jordan Vogt-Roberts, is by far one of my most favorite movies of the year. It will no doubt be in our year end […]


Get Wet & Weird With Natasha Leggero In Tubbin’ With Tash

Well, Natasha Leggero’s Tubbin’ With Tash is by far the most fun you’ll have doing anything hot tub related this year (unless you participate in sexual intercourse with someone “fun” […]


Enter The Eric Andre Show Live Contest For Some Radical Prizes!

Eric Andre is hitting the road with his [adult swim] masterpiece, “The Eric Andre Show,” and it will be B.A.N.A.N.A.S. (People still say that right?)


WOMEN Comedy: Hour Long TV Drama

You all know my true blue love for WOMEN Comedy at this point. If you don’t, THEN GET OFF MY PORCH! Jk I don’t have a porch, and if I […]


The Simpsons Pay A Lovely Tribute To The Late Marcia Wallace

Oh man, “The Simpsons” paid a lovely tribute to Marcia Wallace in last night’s episode “Four Regrettings and a Funeral” and it was lovely. It started off with Bart simply […]