Why the Gender Gap in Comedy Isn't That Funny
could make poop humor funny and go there (wink wink) with dirty sex jokes. While Sex and the City made $153 million at the domestic box office -- an obvious success -- Bridesmaids was a horse of a different color. It proved that a female-starring ...
Zombie comedy 'Beth' could use stronger comic pulse
“Life After Beth” does have funny scenes, many of which are rooted in a certain splendid tradition of ethnic humor (for issues of tone, please consult “Seinfeld” episodes concerning Jerry's parents in Florida).
'Life After Beth' shallow but gravely funny
Dead or Alive
We interview Aubrey Plaza on 'Life After Beth'
Which Web series deserve Emmys?
The Web series world is crammed with high-quality two-gal comedies (“Be Here Nowish,” “K&A,” and the whole stack of pre-Comedy Central “Broad City,” to name but a few), but Featherson's Whitney is endlessly endearing as a girl on the hunt for a guy who ...
Why the Emmys' Comedy Race Is Its Fiercest
The ceremony's Outstanding Comedy Series category, the high honor for sitcoms of all stripes, promises to be the evening's most interesting award—not just because it is a restless mixture of returning favorites and precocious new shows. The lineup ...
Is Matt Bonner a Comedic Genius?
San Antonio Spurs' Matt Bonner might be a funny looking guy when you see him on the end of the bench for the Spurs, but little did you know that he's actually funny! ... Like how Bonner still isn't a Canadian citizen despite applying five years ago and ...
International Business Times
Robin Williams Suicide: Is There A Link Between Comedy And Depression?
International Business Times
Within 24 hours of Williams' death, after the 1.5 millionth hit on Google for “comedian” + “depression” on the Web, the idea of connecting humor and suicide has been so thoroughly flogged that there was an inevitable recoil. Even staid Scientific ...
Robin Williams: Death of a Funny Sad Man
AFTER ROBIN WILLIAMS: DC humorist's thoughts on finding the funny while ...
Robin Williams: A man so funny, a death so sad
Somewhere in Dimension Mek: "Our Heroes" and the Superhero Funny Book
Perhaps my affection for funny superheroes can be traced back to the fact that when I was a kid in the 1970s representatives of the long underwear crowd were often presented on television in a humorous way, I suppose to make sure that they met some set ...
Triathlons forge nurse-patient bond
Courtesy Mary Jo Harte Patrick Stein and Mary Jo Harte are linked by humor, trust and Mary's triathlon goals. ... She poked fun at herself, too. When she first tried to put on a sports bra, she wrote it was like losing a wrestling match with "a pink ...
College Humor "Sexpectations" Chronicles Hilarious Misconceptions About Sex
The video features various members of the College Humor team talking about the misconceptions they've had about sex, whether as impressionable children or just clueless adults. It also includes animation, because funny stories only get funnier with ...
Comedy Listings for Aug. 22-28
New York Times
For news about comedy and humor, including critical commentary: nytimes.com/arts. A searchable guide to these and other shows is at nytimes.com/events. 'Blaria Live!' (Tuesday) Phoebe Robinson, a stand-up who ... Damien Lemon (Friday) Fresh off his ...