North Korea's attempt at humor: TV show mocks Obama
“So Mr. President, you were testing the hardness of your skull while the North was testing its hydrogen bomb? ” the aide joked, according to NK News. The 80-minute comedy show's title roughly translates as “The stage of optimism that Songun (military ...
North Korea Conducts Its 5th Test Of Nuclear Weapon
Policing humor is not funny — keep the offensive comedy coming
There are no rules in comedy, save for one: It has to be funny. That has always been the attraction and the challenge. Until a few years ago, I assumed everyone stuck to this simple standard. Then the "war on comedy" erupted. We've seen the battlefield ...
Neither Satire Nor Funny, 'Comedy Nights' Is A Bully: Tannishtha
Parched actress Tannishtha Chatterje is all for being roasted, but her recent experience on the popular TV show Comedy Nights Bachao Taaza was neither fun, nor funny. She explained in a detailed post on her Facebook page that the level of humour on the ...
Tannishtha Chatterjee Thrashed 'Comedy Nights Bachao' After Being Bullied For Dark Skin
Tannishtha Chatterjee slams Comedy Nights Bachao Taaza for making fun of her dark skin; storms out of the sets
Los Angeles Times
Zach Galifianakis on Hillary Clinton's 'Between Two Ferns' comedy chops and Donald Trump's 'psychosis'
Los Angeles Times
Zach Galifianakis has hosted plenty of big names on his Internet mock talk show “Between Two Ferns,” including Brad Pitt, Justin Bieber and even President Obama. But the episode he released Thursday featuring Democratic presidential candidate Hillary ...
Hillary Desperate for Another Millennial Reset
Ann Coulter Rips "Comedy Central's Decision to Shift Away From Humor" After Brutal Roast Insults (Q&A)
"I'm sure there are lots of funny jokes about people dying. These weren't those," the conservative author tells THR about celebrities joking about her death at the Rob Lowe taping. ... I have no idea, but it probably has something to do with Comedy ...
Ann Coulter Skewers Hillary Clinton – And Gets Skewered – At Comedy Central's Roast Of Rob Lowe
At Rob Lowe's roast, Ann Coulter gets burned hardest
Rob Lowe Roast Highlights: Ann Coulter Burned on Comedy Central | Variety
How Amy Schumer Became The First Woman To Ever Make The Highest-Paid Comedian List
It also has to do with attractiveness: According to studies, while women find funny men attractive, a sense of humor does not seem to affect how men view women. This means that there is more pressure on men to be funny, and culturally, we have evolved ...
Trump with Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon, September 16, 2016. (Photo: Andrew Lipovsky/NBC/Reuters)
National Review Online
Despite Jimmy Fallon's many fans and sterling reputation in show business, he faced an avalanche of criticism for treating Donald Trump as a human being in a recent interview. Though some fellow comedians came to Fallon's defense, the backlash against ...
New York Times
Television|Stephen Colbert Reboots 'The Late Show,' Fixing It on the Fly
New York Times
In those two weeks, Mr. Colbert and his program showed a nimbleness and bite that he often exhibited on Comedy Central's “The Colbert Report” — an improvement on his lumbering, uncertain first months on “The Late Show.” Among other course .... Mr ...
Emma Willmann Performs Stand Up on Late Show
'Funny or Die' wants to make PSAs people 'actually want to watch'
Issues and comedy to a lot of people would not seem to go naturally hand-in-hand. Issues are ... So Funny or Die has always had that mindset of finding issues that are happening around us because, in some cases, this town could use some humor. There ...
'Sense and Sensibility' as a comedy? Adaptation at Folger highlights ...
When Kate Hamill's stage adaptation of Jane Austen's “Sense and Sensibility” premiered in New York two years ago, it was performed in repertory with Anton ...