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Neil Young says It's Joe Rogan or Me!

January 26th, 2022


Neil asked Spotify to chose between having Neil Young's music or Joe Rogan's podcast. Good luck with that Neil.

Laura Ingraham didn't think Kate McKinnon's impression was good.

Jim Breuer uncovers some truths.

Adam Sandler …

Taylor Tomlinson's inspiration for Sad In The City, John Mulaney walks the baby with Sarah Silverman?

January 25th, 2022


John Mulaney took the baby for a walk and was accompanied by Sarah Silverman. No I didn't misspeak.

Dave Chappelle is playing shows in Paris.

Aaron …

Why did Pete Davidson and Colin Jost buy a ferry boat?

January 24th, 2022


Pete Davidson and Colin Jost bought a Staten Island Ferry so they could make it into a comedy club for some reason.

Jon Stewartt will win the

W Kamau …

Why Pete Davidson got a spray tan PLUS more Louie Anderson stories

January 23rd, 2022


Pete Davidson got a spray tan.

Some more Louie Anderson stories.

A comedian pranks the city council.

The KC Jazz Museum and the National Comedy Center make a lame bet.

Gilbert Gottfried and Patton Oswalt on Bob Saget

Louie Anderson: comedian reactions and some fun Louie stories

January 22nd, 2022


Jim Gaffigan, Gilbert Gottfried, Marc Maron and other comedians remember Louie Anderson.

We hear from Louie himself in a clip lent to us by the Art of Bombing Podcast (thanks Dan Bublitz!).

What was it like to walk around …

Louie Anderson has passed away at age 68

January 21st, 2022


Stand-up comedian, star of Baskets, and former host of Family Feud has passed away this morning in Las Vegas.

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Is Pete Davidson being a diva and missing SNL rehearsal?

January 21st, 2022


Moontower Just For Laughs Austin - April 13th through the 24th - and look at this lineup which takes some podcasters one minute and 50 seconds to read out loud (including two busted takes) - Abby Roberge, Adrienne …

Those doctors that protested Joe Rogan? Not all doctors. Pete Davidson laughs off Kanye West.

January 20th, 2022


Pete Davidson laughed off Kanye West's diss track.

Remember the 270 doctors who signed the Joe Rogan protest letter? Not all are medical doctors and some aren't doctors of any kind.

Louie Anderson has cancer.

Rosebud Baker …

Daniel Radcliffe to star as Weird Al Yankovic in biopic

January 19th, 2022


A Weird Al Yankovic biopic will star Danielle Radcliffe

Bill Burr has no patience for you idiots saying the vaccine killed Bob Saget.

Penn Jilette on his kids' reaction to Bob Saget's comedy

Did Pete Davidson take the …

Dave Chappelle regrets not answering Bob Saget's text, Kanye calls out Pete Davidson

January 18th, 2022


A reflective Dave Chappelle shared he missed replying to a text from Bob Saget

Kanye West's new song includes a lyric about Pete Davidson

Kathleen Madigan is finding life on the road to be weird as different areas have …

Pete Davidson gets pizza with Kim Kardashian and hits Knicks with Jon Stewart, CBS releases late-in-life Bob Saget interview

January 17th, 2022


CBS had recorded an interview with Bob Saget from December. In it, Bob talks about the death of his sister.

Pete Davidson will star in a horror movie. He also hit the Knicks game with Jon Stewart.

Shaquille O'Neal's …

Joe Rogan Experience protested by 260 Doctors

January 16th, 2022


Over 260 doctors and medical professionals have fired off a letter to Spotify over some medical claims made on the Joe Rogan Experience.

Jim Gaffigan on being cooped up with his family during Covid.

Demitri Martin is open …

Late Night With David Letterman 40th Anniversary Part 3 - Chris Elliot's Characters

January 15th, 2022


The Fugitive Guy! The Regulator Guy! The Guy Under the Seats! A look at Chris Elliot's tremendous contribution to Late Night with David Letterman.

Jim Gaffigan on the Joe Rogan Experience: I'd take Biden's corpse over Trump

January 14th, 2022


Jim Gaffigan was on with Joe Rogan where they talked comedy, spirituality and politics. It was a good listen.

John Mayer and Jeff Ross went to LAX to …

Bob Saget Autopsy Details, Ron White to Retire!!!

January 13th, 2022


The Saget family asked the hotel to do a wellness check on Bob Saget. The police department shared the details.

Ron White has announced he will …

Bob Saget: reports from his last show

January 12th, 2022


Those who were at Bob Saget's final show said he was in good spirits, had family on his mind, and he was working out material for a new special.

The Bob's Burgers conspiracy gets more complex with the release of a "movie …

Bob Saget: final text to daughter, remembering The Roast, The Aristocrats, and more comedian reactions

January 11th, 2022


Bob Saget's daughter shares a text she got from Bob right before he died

The creators of How I Met Your Mother and series star Josh Radnor on the tremendous contribution Saget made to that show.

Norm Macdonald's …

Bob Saget: comedian reactions and Bob's final words

January 10th, 2022


Bob Saget passed away Sunday at age 65. He had posted to Instagram and twitter a few hours earlier and seemed quite happy and enjoying his comedy tour.

Reactions from John Stamos, Jim Gaffigan, Marc Maron, Artie Lange, …

John Mulaney's divorce is official, Jim Gaffigan on being edgier

January 10th, 2022


James Corden had to cancel shows after testing positive.

John Mulaney's divorce is official. Done.

Jim Gaffigan talked about how his new special is a …

Breaking News: Bob Saget has died

January 10th, 2022


Bob Saget has passed away at age 65. This is a quick down and dirty bulletin recorded on my phone. Will do a proper Bob Saget episode on Monday …

Comedy Pub Quiz #2

January 9th, 2022


How many Marx Brothers are there?

Who was the other guy in the Blue Collar Comedy Tour

Who did No Cure For Cancer?

Comedy Pub Quiz is back baby!

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Late Night With David Letterman 40th Anniversary Part 2 - 5 Story Towers and Stupid Pet Tricks

January 8th, 2022


Late Night with David Letterman turns 40 on February 1st.

A look at some of the quirks of that show that made it great. The 5 Story Tower. The …

Trevor Noah's hilarious Insurrection Day prank on Trump

January 7th, 2022


Some Hall Of Fame Style plaques were placed in NYC to commemorate the January 6th Insurrection...the plaques honored Donald Trump, Steve Bannon, …

Betty White's blood drinking and Jon Stewart's Harry Potter theory

January 6th, 2022


It's a weird day at DCN HQ

Some conspiracists think Betty White was part of a blood drinking cult!

Jon Stewart was in the news for a few hours over a …

Jim Gaffigan on the night he went after the Trumpies

January 5th, 2022


Omicron strikes NBC Late Night - first Jimmy Fallon reveals he had it over the break, then Johnny Mac learns mid-podcast that Seth Myers has it!

A clip from Joe Rogan's podcast was taken down from Youtube. Something …

Patton Oswalt defends photo with Dave Chappelle

January 4th, 2022


Patton Oswalt has a friend named Dave Chappelle. They hung out on New Years Eve. Patton shared a photo on Instagram, and then found himself in a …

Busy Weekend: Joe Rogan cancels 4-20, Louis CK, Pete Davidson, Betty White, and John Mulaney news

January 3rd, 2022


It was pretty busy for a holiday weekend.

Betty White passed away at age 99.

Pete Davidson hosted New Year's Eve on NBC and Miley Cyrus' top came off

Comedy Pub Quiz #1

January 2nd, 2022


Let's play some Comedy Trivia?

Can you name the guy from Seona Dancing?

Who first said Live From New York It's Saturday Night?

Who said, "I used to do drugs. I still do, but I used to, too""

It's Trivia Night on DCN and in …

Late Night With David Letterman 40th Anniversary Part 1

January 1st, 2022


A loving look back at Late Night with David Letterman, which debuted February 1, 1982. From the ashes of Dave's failed daytime show came one of the greatest things ever.

It's a Pete Davidson New Years Eve!

December 31st, 2021


Would you rather have chicken or hang out with Pete Davidson? We'll get to that, but also a look at all the Pete Davidson gossip - was he with Kim …

Theo Von on relationships, plus the Readjusted Funniest Things of 2021

December 30th, 2021


A shocking flaw in the list of the Funniest Things of 2021 rocks Daily Comedy News to its core!

Theo Von on relationships

Frank Caliendo on John Madden

The Interrobang's Comedy Innovators of 2021. Yeah?

Dan Ahdoot's new …

Why Ricky Gervais thinks we are all spoiled

December 29th, 2021


Ricky Gervais on technology, how spoiled we are and religion.

Matthew Broussard's worst New Years Eve gig.

James Austin Johnson on what he's famous for.

The Revised 15 Best Comedy Things of 2021

December 28th, 2021


There were so many late entries, and great entries, that Johnny Mac had to redo his list to add Being The Ricardos, Don't Look Up and two new specials by Jimmy Carr and Jim Gaffigan.

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Cedric the Entertainer warns Dave Chappelle

December 27th, 2021


Cedric the Entertainer warns Dave Chappelle about not self-canceling by accident.

Sebastian Maniscalco cancels...some shows. He won't be playing tonight or New Year's Eve

Katt Williams doesn't want to hear that Eddie …

The 15 Best Comedy Things of 2021

December 26th, 2021


A look at the Best Comedy Things of 2021 - including two very late additions.

1. Too Funny To Fail, the Dana Carvey documentary.
1.5 Being The Ricardos (late addition)
1.75 Jim Gaffigan's Comedy Monster (late addition)
2. …

It's Always Sunny Season 15 Episodes 7 & 8 Recaps

December 25th, 2021


Season 15 of It's Always Sunny wraps with its two strongest episodes, and one of the series' best!

The gang wraps up their trip to Ireland with lots of laughs along the way. We learn more of Mac's ancestry, Dennis …

Conan O'Brien on Norm Macdonald (and other leftovers)

December 24th, 2021


Robert Smeigel on the origins of Triumph

The Kung Pao Kosher comedy event with Ophira Eisenberg and Jessica Kirson stress this weekend.

The Dope Show sounds like it was fun

Conan O'Brien on Norm Macdonald

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Is Comedy Moster Jim Gaffigan's BEST? Plus Comedy Festivus!

December 23rd, 2021


Jim Gaffigan's Comedy Monster is his best special.

Even better is Being The Ricardos!

For Comedy Festivus it's the Airing Of The Comedy Grievances

The …

Trevor Noah on Dave Chappelle crossing the line (or not)

December 22nd, 2021


Trevor Noah said Jon Stewart had to talk him into taking over The Daily Show, and Trevor weighs in on Chappelle-gate.

Lorne Michaels could possibly …

Louis CK Sorry? Backlash to his special and merch

December 21st, 2021


Louis CK released a new special called Sorry, which has some folks wondering if he is indeed Sorry or not.

Gossip Corner: Ana Marie Tendler's …

New Jim Gaffigan special Tuesday

December 20th, 2021


Jim Gaffigan: Comedy Monster debuts on Netflix tomorrow. But there are also two NFL games and I wanted to watch The Ricardos on Amazon. Gonna be a busy night for TV.

Louis CK has indeed dropped the new special you hear …

BONUS: Saturday Night Live scrambles to put on a show - recap and review

December 19th, 2021


With a COVID outbreak, SNL scrambled to put together a show, or at least half a show padded by old clips and some help from Tom Hanks and Tina Fey.

On …

Trevor Noah reportedly sues over "great physical pain"

December 19th, 2021


Jeff Garlic is leaving The Goldbergs admits a kerfluffle

Trevor Noah sues a doctor and says he has "sustained severe and painful personal injuries; …

BREAKING: John Mulaney had baby boy PLUS tonight's SNL in crisis mode

December 19th, 2021


Double breaking news -

John Mulaney and Olivia Munn are the parents of a baby boy - born a few weeks ago!

Meanwhile, SNL is scrambling to figure out …

It's Always Sunny Season 15 Episodes 5 & 6 Recaps

December 18th, 2021


The Gang hands in an OK episode and a pretty strong one. Charlie meets his dad! Mac isn't Irish! Dennis has Covid! And Dee was in the show too.

Episode 5: “The Gang Goes to Ireland”
The gang’s in Dublin where Dennis …

Are Adam Sandler movies so bad that even J.K. Simmons can't make them good?

December 17th, 2021


Did you see the trailer for the new Kevin James movie about NFL Coach Sean Payton? It's an Adam Sandler production....and as one thing leads to another Johnny Mac discovers J.K. Simmons, who makes everything great. was …

Pete Davidson in his underwear. BDE with MGK!

December 16th, 2021


Pete Davidson and Machine Gun Kelly stripped down to their underwear and while not the most hardcore comedy story I do like downloads.

Amy Schumer left a $30,000 tip!!!!!! But hey wait a second let's take a closer look.

A look at Louis CK"s current live show

December 15th, 2021


Louis CK played Boston and it sounds like he has some good material.

The Golden Globes nominees, comedy related.

Jim Breuer was trending for a video …

John Mulaney only follows The Secret Service on Instagram

December 14th, 2021


John Mulaney is on instagram now and only follows The Secret Service

SNL could expand to the UK with a British version.

Rocky Gervais will take part in …

Ricky Gervais to resume musical career

December 13th, 2021


James Corden talks about having hosted the Late Late Show 1000 times already.

Ricky Gervais used to be in an 80's band (in the 80s!) and now he has a …

The best stand-up specials on Netflix? Where are Chappelle, Gaffigan and Burr?!

December 12th, 2021


Johnny Mac sets out to do some weekend filler about the Best Comedy Specials on Netflix but let's just say he found the list lacking and slowly loses it before rattling off like 20 specials that are better.

The …

It's Always Sunny Season 15 Episodes 3 & 4 Recaps

December 11th, 2021


Is "The Gang Buys A Roller Rink" truly the worst episode of the series? Johnny Mac says NO and found it pretty funny and isn't worried about …

Wil Wheaton takes on Dave Chappelle, Joe Rogan mad at CNN

December 10th, 2021


Wil Wheaton, Wesley from Star Trek: The Next Generation, was really upset about Netflix having Dave Chappelle anchor their comedy festival. But as Wil explains...maybe it's not really about Dave here.

Dave showed up at …

The Rock is The People's Comedy Movie Star of 2021?

December 9th, 2021


Bill Burr isn't afraid of being canceled by someone who is mad about a joke he told at a show they didn't attend.

The People's Choice Awards had some, …

More Comedy Albums disappear from streaming

December 8th, 2021


Some more streamers have removed comedy albums, and Spotify reportedly has removed more comedy albums.

The UK's National Comedy Awards are postponed to next year because of Omicron. Yikes.


Chappelle, Mulaney, Conan, Theo Von and many more to play huge Netflix comedy festival!

December 7th, 2021


Wow what a lineup for next year's Netflix Comedy Festival! Dave Chappelle, Ali Wong, Amy Poehler, Amy Schumer, Aziz Ansari, Bert Kreischer, Bill Burr, Chelsea Handler, Chris Rock, Conan O’Brien, Cristela Alonzo, David …

The theater WILL be named after Dave Chappelle after all

December 6th, 2021


The Duke Ellington school has decided to name the theater for Dave Chappelle and that's that.

Marc Normand on his comedy influences and the use of …

Gilbert Gottfried on NOT recording Aladdin with Robin Williams

December 5th, 2021


The Washington Post deep dives on Lorne Michaels

Mel Brooks is searching for the perfect joke

Bill Engvall heads towards retirement

Kathleen Madigan enjoyed the pandemic

Gilbert Gottfried on recording Aladdin

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It's Always Sunny Season 15 Episodes 1 & 2 Recaps + Dennis' Psychoticness Part 2

December 4th, 2021


A look at the first two episodes of Season 15 of It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia
"2020: The Year In Review" and "The Gang Makes Lethal Weapon 7"

Plus as we take a look at Dennis as the series goes on...he's more and …

UFC's Dana White gets Covid advice from Joe Rogan

December 3rd, 2021


Ken Jeong on Covid

Dana White caught Covid so turned to Joe Rogan for advice

Tim Heidecker's podcast goofed on Joe Rogan's podcast

Kathy Griffin's voice is now two octaves higher after lung surgery

The Melbourne …

Trevor Noah and John Mulaney to headline JFL Vancouver Comedy Festival

December 2nd, 2021


Half-assed Angry Jerry Seinfeld Impression returns with an update on Comedians In Cars and it's not good for fans of that show.

More details on the Spotify Comedy Albums Thing

Johnny Mac watched Bo Burnham (meh) and Mo …

Did Spotify remove the comedy albums?

December 1st, 2021


Some comedians are saying that Spotify has taken their comedy albums down. I personally didn't see any Jim Gaffigan recordings. What's the deal? The details...

Adam McKay reveals he and Will Ferrell are basically …

Dave Chappelle visits old high school, issues financial challenge!

November 30th, 2021


Dave Chappelle went back to his old school to discuss (what I call) Chappelle-gate, and whether or not they should name the theater after him. Some …

Theo Von on the freedom of having a podcast

November 29th, 2021


Bill Burr talks to Jimmy Kimmel about Star Wars fans.

Theo Von on the freedom being a comedian and podcaster provides.

Weird Al says nope, that really IS Kid Rock not me.

Super-Pets stars The Rock, Kevin Hart, Kate …

Comedy Specials for you to watch...depending on what TV shows you like

November 28th, 2021


We all know Bob's Burger's isn't real...but if it was...which comedy special should you watch to get more of Kristin Schaal? And Brooklyn 99 WAS …

It's Always Sunny Season 15 preview - and a look at Dennis' psychoticness part 1

November 27th, 2021


Dennis seems normal at first, but as the series goes on, he reveals him self to be very very creepy and scary.

Season 15 of It's Always Sunny debuts December 1, a look at the the upcoming season.

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Don’t' make slot machine jokes near Pee Wee Herman

November 26th, 2021


Whatever you do, don't suggest a slot machine bit to Pee Wee Herman

Gary Gulman is on Tim Tok

Investment tips from Kevin Hart

Kathleen Madigan does not …

WKRP's Thanksgiving Episode and Adam Sandler's Thanksgiving Song

November 25th, 2021


A deep dive into the story behind WKRP's classic Thanksgiving episode.

Rolling Stone analyzed the meaning behind the lyrics in Adam Sandler's …

Dave Chappelle did new Transgender material at Madison Square Garden

November 24th, 2021


In the words of Jon Stewart, Dave Chappelle "can't let it go, won't let it go." A recap of Dave Chappelle's appearance at MSG

Pete Davidson has a hickey, presumably from Kim Kardashian.

The nominees for Best Thing That's …

Kim Kardashian planning COMEDY TOUR with help from Pete Davidson

November 23rd, 2021


Kim Kardashian is working on a comedy tour..she's reportedly working with writing partner Pete Davidson.

We Are Lady Parts gets a second season

Rob Riggle enjoyed his military time

Kabir Singh fended off the middle aged …

Olivia Munn refers to John Mulaney romance as active!

November 22nd, 2021


Dave Chappelle played Ohio.

Kevin Hart was asked about Dave Chappelle.

Kevni Hart will play Willis in a version of Diff'rent Strokes. Yes.

Olivia Munn …

Kim Kardashian: Very Attracted to Pete Davidson

November 21st, 2021


Carrot Top's evolution

Kim Kardashian sure is smitten with Pete Davidson

Gabriel Iglesias' horrible birthday
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Bill Burr to headline Patrice O'Neal benefit

November 20th, 2021


Pete Davidson says he never feels less funny than when on SNL

This Being The Riccardos movie has a lot of buzz

Burr, Pete Davidson, Chris Distefano, Matteo Lane, Yamaneika Saunders, Sherrod Small, Cipha Sounds, Mike …

Pete Davidson parties with Kim Kardhasian and Flavor Flav

November 19th, 2021


Bill Maher and Chris Cuomo debated Chapelle-gate

Andy Kindler weighs in on Bill Maher

Netflix ordered a sitcom about Blockbuster

Benny Hill is back!

If Pete Davidson and Kim Kardashian split here's why!

November 18th, 2021


Michael Che's new special is.....fine.

A psychic takes us to Gossip Corner and why Pete Davidson and Kim Kardashian may not be a long term couple.

Tim Dillon vs. Michael Che!

November 17th, 2021


Tim Dillon tore into SNL for the sketch that included Pete Davidson as Joe Rogan, then took a shot at Michael Che who replied. Get the popcorn out.

Did Pete Davidson and Taylor Swift just hand in an SNL All-Time Greatest Sketch?

November 16th, 2021


Pete Davidson and Please Don't Destroy are crushing on Saturday Night Live...with some help from Taylor Swift.

Gossip Corner: John Mulaney is speeding …

When is a comedy album not a comedy album?

November 15th, 2021


Billboard takes a look at the potential nominees for Best Comedy Album Grammy - but Johnny Mac implores the academy to give a stricter definition of what a "comedy album" is. Is a Netflix special a comedy album? The …

Comedy Power Rankings: Dave Chappelle #1

November 14th, 2021


It's the updated Daily Comedy News Comedy Power Rankings

1. Dave Chappelle
2.James Austin Johnson
3.Joe Rogan
4.Jerry Seinfeld
5.Lorne Michaels
6.Bowen Yang
7.Tim Dillon
8.Bill Burr

Gilbert Gottfried vs. the hotel fire alarm

Ricky Gervais: Why you shouldn't have an awards show

November 13th, 2021


Rachel Feinstein and Jessica Kirson have a new prank caller album called Call Girls. I see what you did there.

Ricky Gervais says don't have an awards show if you don't want it to be fun.

Comedy Executives talk about the …

Why Howard Stern won't actually run against Trump

November 12th, 2021


I loved Howard Stern. But if Howard Stern is really saying he'd run against Trump...well, he's done this bit already when he ran for governor of New York. Is it a sad ending for the King of All Media just trying to get …

Chappelle: "The trans always get mad, but this time I did it."

November 11th, 2021


Is Norm Macdonald playing Caroline's tonight??

Wicked fans are petitioning to make sure James Corden is NOT in the movie.

Dave Chappelle was in Des …

Dave Chappelle and Justin Bieber grabbed Vietnamese food. plus Jim Gaffigan's new special!

November 10th, 2021


The Johnny Macbot makes its podcast debut when the audio about Dave Chappelle and Justin Bieber gets garbled.

James Austin Johnson is crushing it on SNL

Jim Gaffigan's new comedy special is called Comedy Monster

Katt …

Chappelle Chills with the Transgender Jokes

November 9th, 2021


Audiences in San Francisco said Dave Chappelle did not do any transgender material.

Chris Rock took a shot at Kyrie Irving. Kyrie Irving took no shot.

Bill Burr's Immoral Compass lands on Roku (free!)

Neal Brennan loves …

Who to go see at the New York Comedy Festival (Preview)

November 8th, 2021


The New York Comedy Festival kicks off! Tonight: David Cross, Colin Quinn, Ari Shaffir and more.

Colin Mochrie did not actually have a fight over a …

Amy Schumer and the other Most Disliked Comedians!!

November 7th, 2021


A survey polled the Most Disliked Comedians. Bill Cosby and Amy Schumer head the list along with Ellen and Roseanne.

John Cleese and Jim Jefferies …

After Dave Chappelle-gate where does comedy go now?

November 6th, 2021


Dave Chappelle accused of punching down. Where does comedy go from here?

A look at Vulture's comedians you should know.

Mike and Tom Eat Snacks …

Is Sarah Silverman engaging in Bearface?

November 5th, 2021


Is Sarah Silverman taking part in Bearface?

New NBC Sitcoms Grand Crew and American Motor sound meh. Is Peacock struggling? Is NOBODY watching AP Bio?

The Simpsons goes SimpFlix with a two parter

A Beer'd Al Podcast?

Joe Rogan tears into an Aussie ad...that turns out to be fake

November 4th, 2021


Dave Chappelle was at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to induct Jay-Z

Kevin Hart spotted talking to The Netflix CEO

Kevin Hart and Woody Harrelson's …

Why is Dave Chappelle acting like he was cancelled?

November 3rd, 2021


Why is Dave Chappelle acting like he's been cancelled? Is there actually a big backlash, or is Dave playing to crowds of 17,000?

Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee are upsetting the people in Malibu.

Kumail Nanjiani slams …

Chappelle and Rogan on stage together, address controversies, Dave makes more Transgender jokes

November 2nd, 2021


We begin on Gossip Corner - Kim Kardashian is holding hands with Pete Davidson! Normally that would be the headline for cheap clicks, but Joe Rogan …

Dave Chappelle and the rest of THR's 40 Most Influential People in Comedy

November 1st, 2021


Dave Chappelle is one of the names on The Hollywood Reporter's list of the 40(fish) Most Influential People in Comedy.

Olivia Munn was on with Seth …

Why Bobcat Golthwait took on Lynyrd Skynyrd

October 31st, 2021


Play Freebird! Bobcat Golthwait spins a good yarn about Lynyrd Skynyrd fans yelling Play Freebird at him...stick with the story...

Ricky Gervais on …

The fun of Bobcat Golthwait vs. Jerry Seinfeld

October 30th, 2021


Apparently Jerry didn't like Bobcat's original comedy persona. And apparently Bobcat doesn't like some details of Jerry's past. Get out the popcorn!

JB Smoove on skiing with Larry David. It goes the way you think.

A …

Why The Office's B.J. Novak's face is on everything

October 29th, 2021


So you're in Uruguay and buying a razor and the face on the box looks familiar....B.J. Novak's face is showing up on products worldwide.

Is Dave Chappelle actually canceled, or is there just a run of op-eds?

Why Bobcat …

It's Always Sunny in Wexham

October 28th, 2021


Trevor Noah explains why you got pulled over.

Garrett Morris on the genius of Lorne Michaels....and of course Dave Chappelle winds up getting …

Dave Chappelle directly addressed ChappelleGate

October 27th, 2021


Dave Chappelle took to Instagram to say he's willing to meet with the protesters, if they admit Hannah Gadsby isn't funny.

Olivia Munn talks about …

Did John Mulaney and Olivia Munn split up?

October 26th, 2021


From Gossip Corner, are John Mulaney and Olviia Munn not going to make it as a couple. Sources say they will be great parents, but can they make it …

Why Conan O'Brien won't have jugglers on his new show

October 25th, 2021


A variety show without jugglers and magicians? Well, Conan O'Brien isn't sure who said his new show was a "variety" show to begin with.

Jon Stewart sticks up for Dave Chappelle. Joe Rogan says Chappelle is doing OK. …

Kumail Nanjiani is looking JACKED for Marvel's Eternals

October 24th, 2021


Kumail Nanjiani on his physical transformation into a jacked Eternal disguised as a Bollywood star.

Jim Norton on censorship in comedy

Hasan Minhaj …

Dane Cook, Louis C.K. and the joke theft discussion

October 23rd, 2021


Two deep dives today - one on the topic of Monica Lewinsky jokes, and the second a look back at the Louis C.K. vs Dane Cook joke theft discussions. Also, it's Johnny Carson's birthday.

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The Chappelle Riots

October 22nd, 2021


We have protesters protesting Dave Chappelle and protesters protesting the protesters.

The Laugh Factory's Jamie Masada wants the comedy community to side with Dave.

Bill Burr doesn't like one woman's John Gruden take

Fleabag named top comedy of 21st Century? FLEABAG?????!!!

October 21st, 2021


Some "experts" listed the Top TV Shows of the 21st's the list of the comedies (and their overall rank on the master list.) FLEABAG? 30 ROCK in the Top 5? Are you kidding me?

1.Fleabag (4th overall)
2.The …

Did Jim Gaffigan have a slump and is he out of it?

October 20th, 2021


A listener floated the premise that Jim Gaffigan used to be funny. Johnny Mac breaks it down and suggests maybe Jim had slipped too far into the Jim Gaffigan Character. I expect to hear from the Jim Gaffigan Mafia …

What's the buzz on Jim Gaffigan's new special? It's good. Details...

October 19th, 2021


Those who saw Jim Gaffigan record his new Netflix special say Jim is growing beyond the Hot Pockets era joke-shucking. Sounds like this one will be pretty good.

The Rami Malek episode of Saturday Night live was strong.

Why you should not pee on Dave Chappelle's lawn

October 18th, 2021


The police investigated an incident at Dave Chappelle's house.

Hannah Gadsby is not happy with Netflix

Are the Grammys backing up my position that a …

Jeff Foxworthy and Ron White get back on tour (but not together)

October 17th, 2021


Both Jeff Foxworthy and Ron White talk about getting back on stage after the pandemic

Tim Minchin on why he quit comedy

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John Cleese tells the real story that led to Cheese Shop

October 16th, 2021


Paul McCartney says he and John Lennon wrote a comedy

Who knew that John Cleese being seasick led to the famous Cheese Shop sketch?

Bob Saget is still …

Are people really searching for Kevin James Porn?

October 15th, 2021


Late Night jokes about Shatner, Superman and Southwest

Whew, people aren't actually searching for Kevin James porn

Jamie Costa does a great Robin …

Damon Wayans: “I feel like Dave (Chappelle) freed the slaves"

October 14th, 2021


Larry David showed up at Jimmy Kimmel's house but Kimmel was at a funeral

Bill Burr announced a 2022 tour

Could there be Ted Lasso without Ted Lasso …

Netflix does not believe Dave Chappelle crossed the line

October 13th, 2021


Jim Gaffigan announced a new Netflix special

Richard Kind on meeting Nick Kroll and John Mulaney

Jim Norton on committing to comedy and Joan Rivers

Andy Kindler: Dave Chappelle is "fighting for his right to do garbage material."

October 12th, 2021


Andy Kindler has some harsh tweets for Dave Chappelle.

Jimmy Carr has a heckler ejected!

Trevor Noah is selling his pricey home.

A comedian inspires Chinese women to dump their boyfriends

Check out the All Pro Lines podcast

Kim Kardashian, Dave Chappelle, and Nate's gray hair on Ted Lasso

October 11th, 2021


Nick Mohammed discussed Nate's transformation in Season 2 of Ted Lasso

Jimmy Walker talks cancel culture

Kim Kardashian hosted Saturday Night Live

And …

Hodor addresses Chappelle controversy. (Hodor)

October 10th, 2021


Kim Kardashian asked for comedy help from Dave Chappelle, Ellen DeGeneres, Amy Schumer and James Corden, which is a weird mix to me.

The guy who played Hodor on Game of Thrones has thoughts about Dave Chappelle.

(I need …

Chappelle: If this is what being canceled is like, I love it!

October 9th, 2021


Dave Chappelle got a standing ovation at the Hollywood Bowl from the likes of Brad Pitt! Was and John Hamm were there. Stevie Wonder got up and …

Should Netflix remove Dave Chappelle's The Closer?

October 8th, 2021


Some are calling for Netflix to remove Dave Chappelle's The Closer. Others are rushing to Dave's defense.

The New York Comedy Festival adds 100 performers (!) including David Cross, Sam Morril, Punkie Johnson, Esther …

Dave Chappelle's new special makes big waves

October 7th, 2021


A deep dive into Dave Chappelle's new special The Closer. Did Dave have something to say? And how are people reading to it?

But first....Sarah Silverman is upset about Jewface and the new Joan River biopic

Chris Rock is …

Chris Rock, Jim Gaffigan and the rest of Jerry Seinfeld's Comedy Dream Team

October 6th, 2021


I would pick Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle, Sebastian Maniscalco and Jim Gaffigan,”says Jerry Seinfeld.

Yakov Smirnoff changed his name to Yakov (you can …

Jerry Seinfeld addresses Bee-stiality rumor

October 5th, 2021


What's the deal with Jerry Seinfeld's Bee Movie?

Does Saturday Night Live have a new breakout star in James Austin Johnson? Yes.

Gary Gulman on theme …

Joe Rogan doubts Joe Biden got the booster shot live on TV

October 4th, 2021


Joe Rogan doesn't believe they would risk giving Joe Biden a booster shot on live TV.

James Ganolfini could have replaced Steve Carrell on The Office

Why Norm Macdonald would ask his guests about death

October 3rd, 2021


On his talk show, Norm Macdonald would often ask his guests about death, here's why.

Jim Gaffigan on having five kids.

Michael Ian Black on living in …

Ricky Gervais on how many more seasons of After Life he will make

October 2nd, 2021


Marc Maron enjoyed St. Louis.

Nick Kroll's theory on zombies

Ricky Gervais on how many more seasons of After Life he will make

Norm Macdonald on why he …

Dave Chappelle surprise - new special next week!

October 1st, 2021


Dave Chappelle surprises everyone by announcing a new special on Netflix for NEXT WEEK!

Bill Burr says relax he will print more vinyl copies of his album.

Seinfeld, starring Jerry Seinfeld as Jerry Seinfeld, comes to …

Did John Mulaney and Pete Davidson have a Freaky Friday?

September 30th, 2021


John Mulaney was (perceived to be) your straight laced married comedian who one day dressed the way Pete Davidson did...and at the same show Pete …

What John Mulaney's comedy set is like these days

September 29th, 2021


A report from inside one of John Mulaney's shows....he even addresses the baby

Jon Stewart doesn't think fish are animals.

Taylor Tomlinson didn't want …

Who is back for Saturday Night Live's new season? Pete Davidson? Kate McKinnon?

September 28th, 2021


David Letterman asked Kevin Durant some questions at an NBA press conference.

The Moontower Comedy Festival teamed up with Just For Laughs which is …

Why Bill Burr hopes the virus gets deadlier

September 27th, 2021


Bill Burr, who is a comedian, when on Late Night, which is a comedy show, and did a comedy routine in which he joked that he hopes the virus gets deadlier. Let's see if everyone freaks out.

Not everyone understands …

What Norm Macdonald thought about the after-life

September 26th, 2021


Norm Macdonald was a man of faith, and had shared his thoughts about the after-life.

John Mulaney's dog met Woody Allen

Jon Stewart on naming his new …

Why Norm Macdonald was banned from an Iowa golf course

September 25th, 2021


Norm Macdonald did a show with Jim Breuer and Darrell Hammond....and wound up being banned from a golf course in Iowa.

Jim Gaffigan talks about …

Is John Mulaney's ex-wife dropping hints in her artwork?

September 24th, 2021


People may be reading way too much into Ana Marie Tendler's artwork, unless you think it is possible that Mulaney would have her beheaded. We here …

Was Norm Macdonald banned from Conan?

September 23rd, 2021


It's a gossip fest!

Was John Mulaney dropping hints about his true feelings about his wife?

Conan O'Brian says NBC wanted to ban Norm Macdonald from …

Will John Mulaney move to LA for Olivia Munn? PLUS Norm Macdonald's gambling problem

September 22nd, 2021


Norm Macdonald was pretty open about his problems with gambling, but when you hear the stories - yikes?

John Mulaney gossip returns to the podcast. …

Emmy winners discuss Norm Macdonald's legacy

September 21st, 2021


Norm Macdonald was the talk of the Emmys - in the second half of the podcast a recap of the comedy winners on a big night for Ted Lasso.

Late Night will band together to fight climate change.

Chris Rock says he has covid.

Ricky Gervais' fight against bullfighting

September 20th, 2021


Ricky Gervais is making a comic book to protest Bullfighting.

Tracy Morgan joins the sequel for Twins. It is called...wait for it....Triplets!

Russell …

Is Joe Rogan losing influence?

September 19th, 2021


The Verge took a look at whether or not going on the Joe Rogan Experience podcast still boosts the guest the way it used to.

Did Michael Che steal a bit from a Tik-Tok feed?

A look at Norm Macdonald's delivery

Jon Stewart …

Did Norm Macdonald leave clues in his comedy?

September 18th, 2021


Did Norm Macdonald leave clues in his comedy that he had cancer?

Richard Pryor's widow on the new box set, Eddie Murphy and Dave Chappelle

Dave Chappelle got approval to open his comedy club

Finally - some details on the …

Norm Macdonald stuff and WOW a newspaper went after Jim Breuer HARD

September 17th, 2021


Look man, I know a comedy album when I see one. Bill Burr is releasing one on vinyl only, and Johnny Mac has a theory why.

WOW a newspaper went after Jim Breuer. Johnny Mac's Jim Breuer impression is starting to come …

John Mulaney's ex-wife's art show sounds so so so terribly sad!

September 16th, 2021


Johnny Mac does his daily gossiping about John Mulaney and awkwardly finds himself in the middle of the saddest story you'll ever read. Annamarie …

Norm Macdonald: comedian reactions, good stories, and Norm's own words

September 15th, 2021


This bonus episode starts with some jokes from Norm Macdonald himself.

Then reactions from last night's Late Night Shows - Colbert, Corden, Fallona …

Kevin from the Office is making BANK on Cameo

September 15th, 2021


Bob's Burgers (Have you seen it? No. Have you met anyone who has seen it? No.) will supposedly be a movie and has a release date and everything.

Trevor Noah's live show got a good review.

Kevin from The Office is making …

Norm Macdonald has died at age 61

September 14th, 2021


Norm Macdonald has died after a long private battle with cancer. Norm was on Saturday Night Live from 1993-1998.

John Mulaney and Olivia Munn run errands

September 14th, 2021


John Mulaney and Olivia Munn were spotted out and about.

Trevor Noah has a new studio.

Jo Koy and Chelsea Handler were spotted being amorous.

Dave …

Howard Stern on vaccines, Patton Oswalt destroys Ted Cruz

September 13th, 2021


Howard Stern talked about why everyone should get vaccinated

Ted Cruz took a shot at Patton Oswalt. It did not go well.

Jim Breuer did a lengthy video …

Have The Price Is Right showcases gotten cheap?

September 12th, 2021


Jon Stewart and Pete Davidson will host "NYC Still Rising After 20 Years: A Comedy Celebration" at Madison Square Garden tonight. Not sold out yet!

Comedy on 9/11 and the comedian whose story didn't check out

September 11th, 2021


Brett Goldstein from Ted Lasso tries to prove that he is a real person.

A comedian told a story about being in one of the towers 20 years ago, and …

Does the John Mulaney Olivia Munn timeline check out?

September 10th, 2021


Some are taking a close look at the timeline John Mulaney provided for his relationship with Olivia Munn and wondering if it all adds up.

Meanwhile. …

John Mulaney and Olivia Munn are having a baby!

September 9th, 2021


John Mulaney told Seth Meyers about his intervention (well, Seth was AT the intervention, but John told the story) and also shared that he and Olivia …

Should Whoopi Goldberg be the next Dr. Who?

September 8th, 2021


Whoopi Goldberg wants to be the next Dr. Who which is obviously the worst idea perhaps ever.

The CDC teamed up with Amber Ruffin to make....funny …

An Office reboot is possible, what might it look like?

September 7th, 2021


Given where all the characters landed at the end of The Office, would a reboot even be a good idea? NBC would like to bring the show back.

Jermaine …

Bill Burr takes on Florida

September 6th, 2021


Bill Burr went down to Florida and didn't find it that bad.

A look back at the Jerry Lewis Labor Day Telethon

Lee Mack will hist Wim Hof’s Superstar Survival.

Chinese stand-up Yang Li is upsetting men.

Steve Martin and …

A look at Looper's 98 Best Comedy Movies of all Time (Part 2)

September 5th, 2021


Stripes, Borat, Blues Brothers...count me in for A look at Looper's 98 Best Comedy Movies of all Time (Part 2)

A look at Looper's 98 Best Comedy Movies of all Time (Part 1)

September 4th, 2021


Wayne's World, Animal House and Monty Python and the Holy Grail? I'm in. It's A look at Looper's 98 Best Comedy Movies of all Time (Part 1)

Did John Mulaney and Olivia Munn dial things back?

September 3rd, 2021


The gossip is that Olivia Munn is looking for someone who is grounded in Los Angeles, and that's not John Mulaney. Uh oh.

We found out more about …

John Mulaney says he's doing OK

September 2nd, 2021


John Mulaney opened up a bit to his audience in Boston.

Ari Shaffir on his new tour, how he got into comedy, and what happened with This Is Not …

Joe Rogan says he has Covid

September 1st, 2021


In a social media post Joe Rogan announced he has Covid and shared what he's taking for it. Anyone got a horse?

Dave Chappelle at the Jake Paul - Tryon Woodley Fight

September 1st, 2021


Dave Chappelle went out for some boxing.

James Corden has to stop blocking traffic.

My mom likes Niall Horan, does not like Stephen Colbert.

Jon Stewart …

Why Kevin from The Office is hawking Milk

August 31st, 2021


Brian Baumgartner is out hawking his book, his podcast and MILK!

John Cena talks about his role in Hulu's Vacation Friends

A look at Paul Black (aka …

Would David Spade return to The Bachelor?

August 30th, 2021


James Corden has a funny story about Tom Cruise and a helicopter.

David Spade on whether or not he'd host The Bachelor again

Tiffany Haddish talked to the NY Times about....sharks having sex? It's pretty funny.

The SF …

A look at the Austin Comedy Scene

August 29th, 2021


So what's going on in Austin now that Joe Rogan and crew came to town?

Quick Hits: Chappelle, Samberg, Tomlinson, cool festivals this weekend

August 28th, 2021


Dave Chappelle looks back at his SNL appearances.

Andy Samberg was on Fallon and was interrupted by Amy Poheler

Sam Neill is mad at Lego

The Rooftop …

Is Comedy Central not airing The Office's Diversity Day?

August 27th, 2021


Some viewers say that Comedy Central does not air the Diversity Day episode of The Office.

Late Night makes fun of Pfizer's drug name

That time Charlie Watts punched Mick Jagger in the face!

Is Andy Samberg slumming?

Rob …

Eddie Murphy to return in Beverly Hills Cop 4!

August 26th, 2021


Comirnaty, the word Johnny Mac cannot say

Eddie Murphy to return in Beverly Hills Cop 4!

Marlon Wayans will do a Halloween movie for Netflix

PJ Gallagher seems to like his dogs

And let's see what Randy Feltface is up to

Will Smith, The Chainsmokers and NASCAR (Carnac)

August 25th, 2021


The FDA approved the Pfizer vaccine and the Late Night shows had a field day.

What do Will Smith, The Chainsmokers and NASCAR have in common? A new movie!

John Oliver on the Jeopardy Guy Mike Richards

John Cleese: Cancel …

Marc Maron says Louis CK is not speaking to him

August 24th, 2021


Some of the best jokes from Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Is Gutfeld the new king of comedy?

Marc Maron says of Louis CK " “He’s not talking to me anymore, for some reason,”

Comedian Kelsey Caine, aka ‘Penis C.K.’, outs …

Some New Faces of Comedy to keep an eye on

August 23rd, 2021


A look at some of the comics from Just For Laughs New Faces - Johnny Mac likes Dave Mizzoni, Ian Lara, Jaye McBride and Nitiah Sakhuja

Stephen Colbert …

Don't act like you don't want Ned Flanders style sneakers

August 22nd, 2021


George Lopez, George Takei and Paula Poundstone still support California Governor Gavin Newsom.

Adidas has some Ned Flanders style sneakers.

Jason …

A look at Vulture's look at Robert DeNiro's comedy movies

August 21st, 2021


Wow Robert DeNiro has been in a lot of bad comedy movies, but my mind is still frozen on The King Of Comedy not being on this list at all.

Larry David's real-life Curb Your Enthusiasm episode fighting with Alan Dershowitz

August 20th, 2021


Larry David getting into it with Alan Dershowitz? It's a real like Curb!

The Moontower Comedy Festival added lex Edelman, Trevor Wallace, Robin Tran, …

Does Marc Maron have a beef with Joe Rogan?

August 19th, 2021


Did Marc Maron take some digs at Joe Rogan while on Tom Segura's podcast?

An Office producer is unhappy with Ricky Gervais.

John Cleese needed a place to stay.

Michael Rapaport - interesting dude.

John C McGinley is on …

Kanye West wanted to re-design Joe Rogan's studio

August 18th, 2021


Gilbert Gottfried, Russel Peters, Janeane Garofalo, Matthew Broderick, Aasif Mandvi, Rob Riggle, Cedric the Entertainer, Chris Kattan, Lewis Black and Doug Stanhope all appear in a documentary about comedy after 9/11..

Louis CK's new material sounds to me like it's weird

August 17th, 2021


Vir Das, Tim Dillon, Colin Quinn, Michelle Wolf, Norm Macdonald, Megan Stalter, Ronny Chieng, Nick Kroll, Marc Maron, Brian Regan, Bill Maher and …

Jim Gaffigan vs. The Tony Awards but not really

August 16th, 2021


Broadway 411 seems upset that Jim Gaffigan has some comedy concerts.

Bobcat Golthwait on Sam Kinison and Howard Stern.

Horatio Sanz reportedly named in …

Booty Calls with Bill Bellamy

August 15th, 2021


Stephen Colbert on not going to Obama's birthday party

Bill Bellamy could have been rich if he had trademarked booty call

George Lopez....yeah whatever …

Sex Robot, Sex Robot. What does he want? A look at the Whitest Kids U Know

August 14th, 2021


Sex Robot, sex robot. What does he want?

A look at some sketches by Trevor Moore and the Whitest Kids U Know with some help from Salon and Vulture.

Why Ali Wong's publicist deserves a raise!

August 13th, 2021


Bill Engvall retires from stand-up.

Joel McHale promises to write some Kansas jokes.

Man, Ali Wong's publicist deserves a raise after this New York Times review

Bill Burr rips Gov. DeSantis

August 12th, 2021


Bil Burr is not a fan of Governor DeSantis

Conan O'Brien reminds us he didn't retire

Tim Dillon riffed on Australia and a newspaper took it seriously.

Sebastian Maniscalco will be in a Mario Brothers movie.

Johnny Mac was …

Sebastian Maniscalco got seasick on his cooking show

August 11th, 2021


Sebastian Maniscalco has a new cooking show. He got seasick.

Late Night Jokes are back and I am looking forward to the Andrew Cuomo jokes.

How I Met Your Father sounds like someone thought way too hard and long to cast …

Dave Chappelle, John Mulaney to play at Jon Stewart & Pete Davidson's 9/11 Comedy Mega Event

August 10th, 2021


Dave Chappelle, John Mulaney, Bill Burr, Colin Jost, Michael Che, Colin Quinn, Dave Attell, Jay Pharoah, Jimmy Fallon, Ronny Chieng, Tom Segura, …

A Curb Your Enthusiasm Card Game?

August 9th, 2021


Johnny Mac is still bummed about Trevor Moore.

A look at some of the recent Just For Laughs Shows including a set by Patton Oswalt.

There is a Curb Your Enthusiasm card game for some reason.

Rory Scovel doesn't like Phish …

The Colombian Marc Maron and a look at The Nasty Show (plus Matt Berry Sunday!)

August 8th, 2021


A Matt Berry cruise sounds like a good idea to me.

Tig Notaro on people expecting her to be serious.

The Laugh Button reviewed JFL's Nasty Show. Sounds like fun.

Brad Garrett (from my mom's favorite show "I Love Raymond") …

Trevor Moore has passed away at age 41

August 8th, 2021


Trevor Moore, perhaps best known for The Whitest Kids U Know, has passed away at age 41

What can we learn from Comic Book Guy on The Simpsons?

August 7th, 2021


What's Lorne Michaels up to with keeping the SNL cast around for longer and longer?

Seth Rogan says watch I Think You Should Leave

Can we learn lessons …

Louis CK gets out of "comedy jail" and heads on 30 city tour

August 6th, 2021


Comedy Jail is my term for when comedians go into career time out. Some get out (Aziz) and some don't (Cosby). Louis CK is heading out on a 30 city tour.

Mel Brooks is writing a memoir. He is 95.

Some "secret" comedy …

An Eddie Murphy documentary about his return to Stand-up!

August 5th, 2021


If the return of Eddie Murphy to stand-up is indeed the Beatles Reunion of comedy, then it's good we are documenting it.

The very handsome Bruce Campbell joins the cast of AP Bio

How did Verizon manage to make Kate …

Did Dave Chappelle and Busta Rhymes found Dave and Busters?

August 4th, 2021


Some Andrew Cuomo jokes have aged really well!

Bruce Hills says JFL 2022 will be huge for the 40th anniversary.

Trevor Moore says the Whitest Kids U …

Why Michael Che is in hot water

August 3rd, 2021


Michael Che is in some hot water. Was his Instagram hacked?

Kathy Griffin reveals she has lung cancer.

A recap of the JFL awards.

Honestly, it's a quiet news day.

Bill Burr says listen to the experts (Get Vaccinated!)

August 2nd, 2021


Bill Burr ripped into people who won't listen to the experts.

Sarah Silverman will host a TBS version of David Letterman's Stupid Pet Tricks.

Trey Parker and Matt Stone want to buy a...wait for it....Mexican restaurant. …

Stephen Colbert hopes to keep going (Plus Matt Berry Sunday)

August 1st, 2021


Stephen Colbert thinks he could hose The Late Show for another 10 years.

Robin Williams' son Zak talks about his dad's late in life struggles.

A look …

Bert Kreischer gets ready for The Machine Movie!

July 31st, 2021


Bert Kreischer is making a movie version of The Machine....and Mark Hamill plays his dad!

And of course, George Lopez Tacos.

Sopranos Monopoly? Sopranos Monpoly!

July 30th, 2021


Before we get to Sopranos Monopoly..

Jackie Mason got banned from Ed Sullivan

The Comedy Store has a record label now.

JFL New Faces: Canadians!

Ted …

The Office's B.J, Novak has a new comedy series

July 29th, 2021


B.J. Novak (The Office) has a new FX show called The Premise

Neal Brennan has an off-Broadway show

Trevor Moore on classic Letterman and not seen Ghosbusters until he was 35.

A look at Just For Laughs' New Faces Characters …

Conspiracies: Bob's Burgers and George Lopez Tacos

July 28th, 2021


Matt Braunger, Megan Gailey, Chris Garcia, , Sean Patton, Ian Karmel, and Shane Torres will appear the High Plains Comedy Festival.

The Simpsons will do an all-musical episode for the Season 33 premiere,

Bob's Burgers …

Did Bob's Burgers just admit to us that it doesn't exist?

July 27th, 2021


John Mulaney officially filed for divorce.

Have you ever seen Bob's Burgers? Met anyone who has? Now the movie has no date, and no clips.

Just For …

Why Tig Notato animated her special (PLUS George Lopez Tacos!)

July 26th, 2021


Tig Notaro on why she animated her special.

George Lopez reveals THE SECRET to a great taco

Jimmy Dore said something about Democrats whatever

Chicago's iO Theater is NOT closing woo-hoo!

Jimmy Carr has already told the joke that will get him cancelled

July 25th, 2021


Jimmy Carr knows its only a matter of time until someone digs through his old material.

Dan Harmon wants to make sure Rick and Morty never has a …

Since John Mulaney is married, what about John Mulaney's wife?

July 24th, 2021


Let's see how John Mulaney's wife is handling all this Olivia Munn stuff. Yes I said Olivia Nun a few times, I am an idiiot.

How Jim Belushi (cool …

This week's top comedian? Tom Brady!

July 23rd, 2021


Tom Brady had some great material at his White House visit.

Ted Lasso is back.

Half-ass impressions return.

And a look at YOUR favorite comedians,

Bill Burr tears into CNN

July 22nd, 2021


Oh my, Bill Burr had some very harsh words about CNN and them talking about Trump.

Stephen Colbert teased a return to Comedy Central

Tom Jones joins …

Dan Harmon on the Community Movie (#sixseasonsandamovie)

July 21st, 2021


Dan Harmon has given a lot of thought to the Community movie and it's very interesting.

Netflix has a bot writing jokes. Johnny Mac breaks out his half-assed Jeff Foxworthy impression to perform them.

What Dan Harmon learned from Community & Rick and Morty

July 20th, 2021


Ronny Chieng is making a martial arts comedy.

Joel Kim Booster is fighting depression and having trouble writing jokes.

Bobcat Goldthwait is happy …

John Mulaney announces new tour dates

July 19th, 2021


Should Bill Cosby receive "millions" of dollars for his time in jail?

Did Kristen Schaal admit Bob's Burgers isn't real?

John Mulaney announced new …

The power of Joe Rogan

July 18th, 2021


The New York Times did a lengthy look at the influence Joe Rogan has over comedy.

Kristin Schall talks about her job in the candy department at FAO Schwarz

How The Office changed comedy

July 17th, 2021


The Guardian looked at how The Office (UK) changed comedy.

Corporations know that people really do care about animals and don’t want them to be mistreated - and Myq Kaplan is the face of an ad campaign.

Kathleen Madigan …

Why Tom Segura is in a cast (again)

July 16th, 2021


James Gandolfini almost took over for Steve Carrell on The Office!

Why is Mindy Kaling pretending she's not Generation X? Mindy, you're Gen X.

Backlash for booking Louis C.K. plus Ice-T on Chappelle's Show Player Haters

July 15th, 2021


Ice-T explains what a player hater is.

Louis C.K.'s shows in Madison get a mixed reception.

Staffers at a club in the UK are threatened after canceling a show.

Roku launched a late night talk show for some reason.

Marlon …

Is Brian Regan the comedian's comedian?

July 14th, 2021


Late Night is back, thankfully.

Is Brian Regan the comedian's comedian?

The Emmy Nominations are out.

Best Comedy
“black-ish” (ABC)
Cobra Kai (Netflix)

Ricky Gervais on if The Office would be canceled now

July 13th, 2021


A comedian said stupid stuff about footballers.

Ricky Gervais discusses Cancel Culture vs. The Office

Jim Jeffries NBC sitcom is not happening, and …

Bill Cosby not welcome at the Cellar not that Bill Cosby was gonna play The Cellar

July 12th, 2021


Bill Cosby is not welcome to perform at the Comedy Cellar as if he was going to perform at the Cellar anyway. I have also BANNED Cosby from doing stand-up at my house!

Jamie Foxx hits a taco stand....and in his new …

How Jon Stewart Killed Comedy. Wait, what??

July 11th, 2021


The Spectator wrote that Jon Stewart killed comedy. I disagree...let's take a look at what The Spectator had to say about Jon Stewart's run on The …

Keegan-Michael Key talks about Sexy Dentists

July 10th, 2021


Mac-Packer Keegan-Michael Key talks about a Saturday Night Live sketch with a sexy dentist.

A look at the top grossing comedy movies of the 1980s.

Jim Breuer shares his philosophy of being kind and turning off the news.

Revisiting Joe Rogan vs. Carlos Mencia

July 9th, 2021


A look back at the time Joe Rogan accused Carlos Mencia of Joke Theft

Pete Holmes on comic vs. comedian. Actually he makes sense.

John Cleese is …

Would you go see Bill Cosby on tour?

July 8th, 2021


Bob Saget, Doug Stanhope, Gilbert Gottfried, Tim Dillon, Big Jay Oakerson, Dan Soder, Jessica Kirson, Mark Normand, Rich Vos, Robert Kelly, Sean Patton, Shane Gillis, Tony Hinchcliffe and more will all perform this …

The Seinfeld Soundtrack

July 7th, 2021


The soundtrack to Seinfeld - the audio cues and stuff - has been released as an album.

Comic Con At Home includes a Bob's Burgers panel which features …

Worcester, the city that means well

July 6th, 2021


Pete Holmes feels bad for those who don't have the talent.

George Lopez wants you to tell the people you love that you love them.

Jo Koy on why he …

Why Bert Kreischer takes his shirt off

July 5th, 2021


Bert Kreische shares why he talks his shirt off on stage.

Bill Carter on what attracts us to Late Night and how it took Conan O'Brien and Trevor Noah a minute to shake off some big shadows.

A look at the early 1860's days …

Community, Bob's Burgers (!) and the Times' 21 Best Comedies of the 21st Century (Part Two)

July 4th, 2021


A look at the New York Times' 21 Best Comedies of the 21st Century so far includes Community (yay), Bob's Burgers (wait what?), Key & Peele but also a bunch of shows Johnny Mac was never interested in.

The Office, Chappelle's Show and the Times' 21 Best Comedies of the 21st Century (Part One)

July 3rd, 2021


The New York Times listed the top 21 comedies (TV) of the 21st Century. Part one of a two part look at the list includes The Office, Curb Your Enthusiasm and Chappelle's Show

Maybe Jimmy Kimmel should do the show instead of chicken commercials

July 2nd, 2021


Will Flight of the Conchords be reuniting?

Jimmy Kimmel is filming a commercial for a national chicken franchise involving a colonel.

Bowen Yang an …

Bill Cosby Got Out of Prison!

July 1st, 2021


Bill Cosby got out!

Variety's 10 Comics to Watch

Billy Connolly returns to TV

The New York Comedy Festival says it will be back.

Comedians attended …

Dave Chappelle is JFL's Comedy Person of the Year

June 30th, 2021


James Corden will stop doing his Spill Your Guts or Fill Your Guts segment.

Dave Chappelle is Just For Laughs' Comedy Person of the Year. This year's festival will be virtual and features Kristen Wiig, Bowen Yang, Kevin …

John Mulaney has lunch date with Olivia Munn

June 29th, 2021


John Mulaney and Olivia Munn were seen at a lunch date.

Dave Chappelle partied at the club and took a turn as DJ.

Kevin Hart has yet another job, this …

Steve Carrell's new movie sounds very complicated

June 28th, 2021


Steve Carell is working on a new movie that sounds very complicated.

Amy Schumer's new show sounds like "sure, I will do it if I barely have to do anything and we can shoot in on Martha's Vineyard" and HBO Max said yeah.

Pete Holmes gets high

June 27th, 2021


Pete Holmes talks about being a late comer to cannibas.

Bill Lawrence talks Ted Lasso.

Vulture reviews Rory Scovel's new special.

A deep dive into Conan's last show

June 26th, 2021


Conan O'Brien said goodbye to late night.

We hear from Homer Simpson, Jimmy Kimmel, Stephen Colbert, Seth Myers, Will Ferrell, Andy Richter, Mindy …

Stephen Colbert gets invited to a sex party

June 25th, 2021


The America's Got Talent judges were impressed by Josh Blue....but he's been around for 15+ years, what gives?

Stephen Colbert gets invited to a sex …

Conan O'Brien reflects on 30 years in Late Night

June 24th, 2021


A report says President Trump asked what the Department of Justice could do about Late Night shows making fun of him. Jimmy Kimmel and Stephen …

Chris Rock has no regrets over his red Corvette

June 23rd, 2021


Chris Rock on buying a corvette with SNL Money

Michelle Beteau and Jim Gaffigan about suits trying to ruin creative.

Pete Davidson will star in Meet Cute. He will play Gary.

Ed Helms wishes there had been a celebrity …

Dave Chappelle singing with Foo Fighters?

June 22nd, 2021


Dave Chappelle came out at Madison Square Garden to sing Creep with Foo Figthers. Is that cool? I guess? Would we want Foo Fighters telling jokes …

Sebastian Maniscalco gets in on the food craze!

June 21st, 2021


Sebastian Maniscalco becomes the latest comedian switching over to food. He'll host a food show for Discovery+

Bill Engvall will host Blue Collar …

The Bob's Burgers Music Album

June 20th, 2021


Have you ever heard the Bob's Burgers Music Album? No. Have you ever met anyone who has heard the Bob's Burgers Music Album? That answer is also no.

The Bob's Burgers conspiracy gets even bigger as Johnny Mac lists off …

A look at Adam Sandler's upcoming movie slate

June 19th, 2021


Hustle! Spaceman! No these aren't your rec-league basketball nicknames. They are upcoming Adam Sandler movies.

Jon Lovitz compares cancel culture …

Chris Rock could have been in Nic Cage's Superman and The Sopranos

June 18th, 2021


Chris Rock says he was going to play Jimmy Olson in the Nic Cage version of Superman. He also says he turned down The Sopranos.

Speaking of …

Trevor Noah's The Daily Show taking three months off?

June 17th, 2021


Trevor Noah spoke about using The Daily Show to have the conversations others ae afraid to have...and said TDS will be back on September 13th! That's in three months Trevor!

Dave Chappelle won't be doing outdoor shows …

Did Jon Stewart suggest Coronavirus came from a Wuhan Lab?

June 16th, 2021


Jon Stewart was on Stephen Colbert's show and raised some eyebrows. Was it a bit? Was Jon serious? Does Jon think Coronavirus was created by …

Is George Lopez Tacos the Bob's Burgers of Restaurants?

June 15th, 2021


Second Glen and I are heading to the JFL Cancun comedy festival. Jim Jeffries, Tom Segura, Nikki Glaser, Steve-O, Nicole Byer, Donnell Rawlings, Jay …

Garry Shandling's Ashes: You won't believe what happened

June 14th, 2021


Dave Attell, Leanne Morgan, Bob The Drag Queen, Jacqueline Novak, Maria Bamford, Brad Williams, Dan Soder, Magaret Cho, Andy Kindler, Doug Benson, …

Reboots: Munsters, Party Down and maybe Scrubs?

June 13th, 2021


Bill Lawrence explains the scenario in which Scrubs could come back!

Rob Zombie is rebooting The Munsters.

Tiffany Haddish will play Flo-Jo in a …

Is Trevor Noah dating Mika Kelly again?

June 12th, 2021


It's a gossip edition recorded poolside - is Trevor Noah back with Mika Kelly? Did Vic Henley want his girlfriend to keep his apartment?

Michael Che …

The real reason Adam Sandler walked out of the IHOP

June 11th, 2021


Ricky Gervais said he wishes his super power could be the ability to be able to break people's legs by just thinking it.

The Rock says John Krasinski, …

Is Dave Chappelle gaming the Grammy Nomination system by releasing vinyl?

June 10th, 2021


One of my pet peeves are the "albums" that get nominated for Grammys. Dave Chappelle is releasing 846 copies of 8:46 on vinyl which I guess technically makes it an "album" but I know an album when I see one and this is …

Dave Chappelle's special guest? David Letterman

June 9th, 2021


No, former President Trump did not wear his pants backward, but Johnny Mac IS poolside today.

Dave Chappelle will headline Summerfest, and has David …

Why Pete Davidson doesn't turn down sketches on Saturday Night Live

June 8th, 2021


Dave Chappelle crashed Michael Che's appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live.

George Lopez expands his Taco Empire

Pete Davidson does not turn down sketches on SNL

Nate Bargatze on parking lot comedy shows.

Seth Rogan on cancel …

David Spade to host Bachelor in Paradise

June 7th, 2021


Bachelor in Paradise has a new host and he's David Spade.

Pete Davidson and Chris Redd on Kenan Thompson's 18 years on Saturday Night live.

John Oliver and Cheerios made up and donated money to charity.

Vir Das on …

Who to blame for Adam Sandler's terrible songs!

June 6th, 2021


Robert Smigel talks about writing songs for Adam Sandler. So that's who to blame!

Cinemablend suggests some shows for fans of Bob's Burgers...but have you ever seen Bob's Burgers? No. Have you ever met anyone who has …

Yakov Smirnoff ran into Dave Chappelle and Chris Rock

June 5th, 2021


In Soviet Union, Dave Chappelle and Chris Rock run into you! Well, it happens in Los Angeles, and not to you, but to Yakov Smirnoff.

Seth Rogan on …

Does Hillary Clinton drink blood? Her answer...

June 4th, 2021


We learned from the Borat special that Hillary Clinton does not drink blood.

Bert Kreische announed a nw tour.

Michael Ian Black has a robot car.

Jay Leno is impressed by race car drivers.

Ronny Chieng joins the cast of …

Dave Chappelle's concert film? Details....

June 3rd, 2021


BTS, Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber wee cut out of the Friends Special in China! We also learned that Robin Williams and Billy Crystal improvised their scene on Fiends.

Gavin MacLeod form The Love Boat and May Tyler Moore …

Is Pete Davidson leaving Saturday Night Live?

June 2nd, 2021


Pete Davidson suggests 7 years is enough for Saturday Night Live.

Jon Stewart was on Capitol Hill advocating for veterans.

Trump jokes are back, …

Rolling Stone's Top 100 Sitcoms of All-Time: The Top 10

June 1st, 2021


Parks and Recreation at $9 is just a ridiculous pick....but that's nothing compared to what landed at Number One.

Johnny Mac wraps up the five day …

Rolling Stone's Top 100 Sitcoms of All-Time #36-11

May 31st, 2021


Rolling Stone's list of the Top 100 sitcoms of all time starts to make some REALLY wacky choices.

How is Spongebob ahead of Everybody Loves Raymond?

Rolling Stone's Top 100 Sitcoms of All-Time #60-37

May 30th, 2021


Rolling Stone's list of the Top 100 Sitcoms of all-time starts to annoy Johnny Mac.

How is Brooklyn 99 ahead of Barney Miller when Brooklyn 99 is …

Rolling Stone's Top 100 Sitcoms of All-Time #79-61

May 29th, 2021


Rolling Stone's list of the Top 100 Sitcoms of all-time gets a little better with the great WKRP In Cincinnati.Peep Show (which should be Top 20) and …

Rolling Stone's Top 100 Sitcoms of All-Time #100-80

May 28th, 2021


Frank's Place? Baskets? The bottom 20 of Rolling Stone's Top 100 Sitcoms of All Time has some curious choices.

Heartbroken Mrs. John Mulaney is listening to Olivia Rodrigo's breakup album

May 27th, 2021


Page Six says John Mulaney’s estranged wife listens to Olivia Rodrigo’s breakup album.

Whitney Cummings and Joe Rogan talk Cancel Culture

Dave Grohl …

Bill Burr says sure root for the Minnesota Vikings

May 26th, 2021


Bill Burr says sure go ahead and root for the Minnesota Vikings.

John Oliver shows how easy it is to get Fake News on The News

Stephen Colbert will …

Are there Ghosts in Tom Segura's house?

May 25th, 2021


Is Tom Segura and Christina P's house haunted?

Amazon has three new Borat specials today.

Rory Scovel announces a new special.

The King of Comedy is …

Dave Chappelle performs stand-up in New York City with Chris Rock

May 24th, 2021


Chris Rock and Dave Chappelle did sets at The Stand in NYC

John Krasinski talks about how he learned to perform as Jim on The Office and find teh funny.

Tim Allen's Last Man Standing somehow ran for 194 episodes.

Adam …

Did Obama tell James Corden there are aliens?

May 23rd, 2021


President Barack Obama was on with James Corden and did he tell James there are aliens?

Jimmy Kimmel ripped ABC at the Upfronts.

Sam Jay is trying to …

Chris Rock to John Mulaney: hire my ex-wife's lawyer!

May 22nd, 2021


Chris Rock told Jimmy Fallon that John Mulaney should hire the lawyer of Chris Rock's ex-wife....I guess Mrs. Rock did pretty well in the settlement.

Patton Oswalt unleashes M.O.D.O.K.

May 21st, 2021


Patton Oswalt's M.O.D.O.K. is out and sounds like it is pretty great.

Rob McElhenney and Ryan Reyndolds get a soccer show for FX

Kevin Hart is involved …

Is Joe Rogan Worried About Being Silenced?

May 20th, 2021


Jimmy Fallon will host The Tonight Show for another 5 years (at least).

Dave Chappelle, Tom Segura, Andrew Schulz, and Nate Bagartze announce tour …

Comedians react to the death of Paul Mooney

May 19th, 2021


Paul Mooney has died at age 79.

Mooney was best known as a writing partner for Richard Pryor, and his later appearances on Chappelle's show.

Dave …

Chris Rock middled for John Mulaney

May 19th, 2021


A look at John Mulaney's third show....John apparently didn't care for the reviews of the first two.

Did Jay Leno have the Tonight Show in hand before …

Prince Harry to Joe Rogan: With a platform comes responsibility

May 18th, 2021


Mac Packer Keegan Michael Key used hit on Saturday Night Live.

Trevor Noah spoke to the graduating class at Princeton and said, "“Home for me is where my people are, And what I’ve come to learn is my people can be …

An Adam Sandler movie or a punch in the face? PLUS BTS at the Friends Reunion

May 17th, 2021


This week on Comedy's Top Dog, would you rather watch Jack and Jill, Uncut Gems, or just have me punch you in the face? Vote at

Is John Mulaney dating Olivia Munn?

May 16th, 2021


Is John Mulaney dating Olivia Munn? How will John's fans react? Does this affect John's image?

Matt Besser says you don't need to smell the cannibas

Greg Gutfeld goes after Sarah Silverman

May 15th, 2021


Mac Packer Keegan-Michael Key hosts Saturday Night Live tonight.

Conan O'Brien's writers talk about some of their favorite sketches

Greg Gutfeld goes after Sarah Silverman

Jeremy Piven, comedian, will tour the UK

Guy Branum …

John Mulaney returns - what it was like at his show

May 14th, 2021


John Mulaney's return to the stage is being described as intense and personal...and not that polished. Sounds very compelling. Vulture called it, …

John Mulaney is getting Horse Junkies

May 13th, 2021


John Mulaney is getting divorced.

The former president commented on the Kentucky Derby winner which makes for possibly the best set of Late Night …

Dave Chappelle talks to Joe Rogan about walking away from Comedy Central

May 12th, 2021


Nothing really new, but Dave Chappelle was on Joe Rogan's podcast and talked about walking away from the Comedy Central deal way back when.

MST3K met its funraising goal AND Joel will return to the theater!!

HBO has …

Unpacking Elon Musk's episode of Saturday Night Live

May 11th, 2021


Elon Musk wasn't bad on Saturday Night Live, although some of the reviews are much much harsher than mine.

Dave Chappelle weighs in on the Elon of it all on Joe Rogan's podcast.

That time Elon Musk started a rival to The …

Comedy's Top Dog Late Night Edition: Trevor Noah vs. Conan O'Brien

May 10th, 2021


No I didn't blow the edit - I need you to understand how hard it is to say Salsa Sauces.

George Lopez is opening Virtual restaurants (huh?) that sell Bad Ass Street Tacos.

Jim Jeffries is doing a winter tour in Australia. …

(Almost) 30 years of Conan O'Brien in Late Night

May 9th, 2021


A look back at Conan O'Brien's adventures in Late Night. Replacing Letterman. Replacing Jay Leno. Getting replaced by Jay Leno.

BTS didn't recognize Conan O'Brien

May 8th, 2021


Elon Musk is hosting Saturday Night Live tonight and hoo-boy people are upset.

BTS was on a late night show and didn't recognize Conan O'Brien

David Mitchell will host Outsiders for Dave TV.

And while there aren't many …

Joe Rogan gets roasted and John Mulaney is back baby!

May 7th, 2021


Joe Rogan's new podcast studio is getting roasted.

John Mulaney is out of rehab and back on stage and the shows are sold out.

Sam Jay's new late night …

Steve Carrell reportedly saved jobs on The Office from budget cuts!

May 6th, 2021


Conan O'Brien will end his TBS talk show on June 24th. Don't worry, he will have a new show on HBO Max.

Night Court is coming back for some reason.

Mac Pack member Keegan-Michael Key will host Saturday Night Live.

Ricky …

Ricky Gervais announces new podcast with Sam Harris called Absolutely Mental

May 5th, 2021


Conan O'Brien will end his TBS talk show on June 24th. Don't worry, he will have a new show on HBO Max.

Night Court is coming back for some reason.

Mac Pack member Keegan-Michael Key will host Saturday Night Live.

Ricky …

Elon Musk is crowd-sourcing sketches for Saturday Night Live.

May 4th, 2021


John Oliver shoots down some Bill Gates conspiracy theories.

Elon Musk tries to crowd-source some sketch ideas for Saturday Night Live

A few comedy festivals will exist in real life!

Ringo Starr doesn't eat anything that …

Adam Sandler walks into an iHop and isn't recognized

May 3rd, 2021


Adam Sandler just wanted some iHop, but the server didn't recognize him and told him the wait was 30 minutes.

Joe Rogan explains what he meant last …

The Brady Kids live in a treehouse with two pandas

May 2nd, 2021


A deep dive into the Brady Kids. They live in a treehouse. They have pandas. What happened to Mike and Carol and Alice? Why was Tiger replaced by …

When TV Shows got animated spinoffs

May 1st, 2021


The Brady Kids with Chinese Pandas? The Partridge Family In Space? The Fonz travels through time? Laverne & Shirley are in the army with a pig? Coy & Vance Duke were animated? Gilligan's Planet?

It's a trip …

Trevor Noah vs. Ted Cruz, plus Bob's Burgers Burgers!

April 30th, 2021


Why would Ted Cruz get into a twitter war with Trevor Noah?

The MyPillow guy goes on Jimmy Kimmel

Tom Papa starts a baking show.

Bo Burnham announces a …

The latest Joe Rogan controversy

April 29th, 2021


Some are upset at some comments made on Joe Rogan's podcast.

Stephen Colbert likes telling jokes to his wife.

Jimmy Kimmel is working on a 1986 Mets …

Why Whitney Cummings let an audience member touch her boobs

April 28th, 2021


The cast of SNL isn't too happy that Elon Musk is guest hosting

Whitney Cummings let an audience member feel her up.

What Jason Alexander thinks George …

A look at Late Night Television...with David Letterman

April 27th, 2021


It's a slower than slow news day and if you're a new listener, check out Monday's episode or Sunday's....

David Letterman looks back at the Late Night Wars and talks about how Jon Stewart forced everyone's hand to talk …

Jake Paul is really unhappy with Pete Davidson. Like really really unhappy.

April 26th, 2021


Jake Paul is mad at Pete Davidson!

Bad news for Denis Leary, The Moodys got yanked.

Richard Lewis will return to Curb Your Enthusiasm Season 11.

What do …

Half-ass Frustrated Jerry Seinfeld Impression reviews Porsches again and mentions the Three Stooges

April 25th, 2021


Tig Notaro is Sexy AF and here to help you with mental health. Trevor Noah too. I guess he's sexy.

A new season So You Think You're Funny?

Matt Berry has a new song?

Randy Feltface crushes it at the Sydney Comedy …

Half-ass Frustrated Jerry Seinfeld Impression reviews a Porsche

April 24th, 2021


Half-ass Frustrated Jerry Seinfeld returns to review a Porsche

Run Funches thinks Outkast are better than the Beatles, which they are not.

Call Mr. Plow, that's my name, that name again, it's Mr. Plow.

Tig Notaro Sex and a deep dive into the Bob's Burger's Conspiracy!

April 23rd, 2021


Two questions.

Have you ever seen Bob's Burgers? The answer is no.

Have you ever met anyone who has seen Bob's Burger's? The answer is no.

Today, a …

Dave Chappelle announced a new podcast but is it what you want?

April 22nd, 2021


Dave Chappelle announced a new podcast but is it what you want from Dave Chappelle?

Meanwhile, Dana Carvey's podcast Fantastic is!

Ted Lasson Season 2 has a premiere date!

A comedian was charged …

Jerry Seinfeld doesn't like baseball's new rules

April 21st, 2021


Fun show today.

Jimmy Kimmel is teaming up with former NASA engineer turned YouTuber Mark Rober for the three hour virtual livestream, Color The …

This episode may get you high Doge.

April 20th, 2021


Ron Funches is hosting a new cannibas themed series for Discovery+

The origin of Cheech & Chong's Dave bit.

A look back at the cannibas infused comedy show Glazed.

Ilana Glazer hosts some up and comers for Comedy …

Comedy's Top Dog Late Night: Jimmy Kimmel vs. Jimmy Fallon

April 19th, 2021


Adam Sandler will star in Spaceman and how can that possibly be terrible?

This week its Top Dog Late Night: Jimmy Kimmel vs. Jimmy Fallon. You vote at

Pete Davidson will play Joey Ramone …

Kevin Hart on running and mental health

April 18th, 2021


Kevin Hart explains his love of running as a tool to clear his head.

Keegan-Michael Key (of the Mac Pack) used to work at Renaissance Fairs.

Brian …

Steak Umm vs. Neil deGrasse Tyson

April 17th, 2021


Why are delicious sliced steaks battling a TV scientist? Who knows?

Why does a dead horse get more downloads than me?

What happened to this iced coffee I tried to buy? What did you do Donuts Chain?

Ronny Chieng wants …

Dave Chappelle wants to visit Ghana because of Stevie Wonder

April 16th, 2021


Dave Chappelle was introduced on stage by Andrew Yang which allows me to work in #yanggang.

Dave says he wants to visit Ghana since learning Stevie Wonder wants to move there.

The Edinburgh Fringe Festival is gonna give …

Taylor Swift insists Hey Stephen is not about Stephen Colbert

April 15th, 2021


Stephen Colbert is convinced that Hey Stephen is about him! It is not.

They are making a movie about Bert Kreischer's The Machine bit...which will …

Star Wars: Detours rumored to be coming out on May 4

April 14th, 2021


I am seeing a lot of rumors that Disney+ will release the long buried (2012) comedic Star Wars series Star Wars: Detours. Among the voice actors are Ahmed Best (Jar-Jar Binks), Anthony Daniels, Billy Dee Williams and …

BTS fans upset with Chilean Sketch Comedy

April 13th, 2021


A comedian was doing his Royal Family material, then went into his Prince Philip material and then found out mid-set that the Duke of Edinburgh had passed away. AWKWARD.

BTS fans are not too happy with a sketch that …

Comedy's Top TV Dog: Chappelle's Show vs. Seinfeld ('s show)

April 12th, 2021


Henry Winkler on life during teh pandemic.

Jo Koy on not taking the job as Chelsea Handler's sidekick.

Lisa Lampanelli on not getting canceled.

Nate Bargatze on his podcast

and MST3K is coming back again.

More dangerous: Chris Gethard's special or comedy in Ancient Rome?

April 11th, 2021


Chris Gethard said, "Plus I almost get killed and eaten at the end. I’m pretty sure this is the only comedy special in history that can claim that," which leads to Johnny Mac taking deep dive into comedy during the …

Why some Joe Rogan Experience podcast episodes may be missing from Spotify

April 9th, 2021


Why are some episodes of Joe Rogan's podcast apparently missing from Spotify? And is Joe Rogan OK with it?

Mythic Quest will have a bonus episode.

Jon Stewart's new show is called The Problem with Jon Stewart. Kind of …

Dave Chappelle: celebrities were the ones that left mean White House notes for Trump

April 8th, 2021


Dave Chappelle says he saw celebrities at an Obama-era party leaving notes for the Trump administration.

A look back at when Johnny Carson was secretly writing jokes for David Letterman.

A walk down memory lane as Johnny …

John Cena's obsession with John Oliver

April 7th, 2021


John Cena and John Oliver are obsessed with each other.

Pete Davidson moved out of his mom's basement!

Bill Burr announces a 2021 tour.

B.J. Novak - you know, Ryan on The Office - opens a non-chain restaurant called Chain.

Joe Rogan reportedly opening comedy club in Austin

April 6th, 2021


We get a new Late Night entry in Gutfeld from Fox News. I personally welcome more Late Night jokes.

Joe Rogan reportedly has chosen a site to open his comedy club in Austin Texas.

A look at the Aunty Donna comedy group.

Comedy's Top Sitcom: Seinfeld or Friends?

April 5th, 2021


Colin Jost absolutely slays Matt Gaetz.

NYC Comedy clubs reopen and Jerry Seinfeld hit the stage.

Speaking of Jerry, a new video game called Sinfeld …

WhatCulture's Top 10 Sketch Comedy Shows

April 4th, 2021

6:19 made a list of the Top 10 Sketch Shows...which starts Johnny Mac on a quest to make his own Top 5.

Mental Floss' Top 30 Comedy Movies

April 3rd, 2021


A look at Mental Floss' Top 30 Comedy Movies uncovers some interesting omissions. Nothing from the 1940s or 1950s? No Caddyshack? No Animal House?

On the other hand, no Adam Sandler, so maybe it's a great list.

Jimmy Kimmel's war against Jimmy Fallon's pizza

April 2nd, 2021


Looks like Jimmy Kimmel and Jimmy Fallon are having a fun battle over pizza.

Rick and Morty re-dubbed an episode as Rick and Morty babies!

Ronny Chieng on Bill Burr and Dave Chappelle's closers.

Jamie Kennedy suggests …

Rick and Morty return, Spongebob episodes get pulled

April 1st, 2021


Rick and Morty will be back on Rick and Morty Day. (Marketing!)

Some episodes of Spongebob have been removed from rotation.

Donald Faison joins the cast of powerpuff

Why Vir Das doesn't like avocados.

And the time we …

Kumail Nanjiani joins Star Wars Obi-Wan Kenobi series

March 31st, 2021


Kumail Nanjianiwill be part of teh Disney+ Star Wars Obi-Wan Kenobi series!

Lisa Lampanelli discusses walking away from comedy a few years ago.

Doc Severinsen is enigmatic about answering Johnny Carson related questions.

Russell Peters, secretly a comedy superstar

March 30th, 2021


NYC Comedy Clubs will reopen leading to a discussion of what jokes are off-limits.

Bowen Yang on #stopasianhate

Comedy Dynamics teams up with Dry Bar Comedy which is good for radio programmers!

Russell Peters has a new …

Comedy's Top Dog: Dave Chappelle vs. Ghost of Richard Pryor!

March 29th, 2021


Dave Chappelle took out Eddie Murphy to remain Comedy's Top let's see how he can do against the ghosts. This week: Chappelle vs. the ghost …

Matt Berry Sunday and a What We Do In The Shadows Spinoff!

March 28th, 2021


The What We Do In The Shadows spinoff is finally going to air in the states.

For Matt Berry Sunday, Anne wants Matt to play Boris Johnson.

OK fine I didn't know Beck was a thing. I'm the worst. I admit it. Look man, it …

Jay Leno Apologizes...again

March 27th, 2021


Jay Leno apologized for jokes he made over the years about people of Asian descent.

Fred Arimsen has a new podcast.

I don't think Adam Corolla and …

Slaxx - killer jeans that are coming for you!

March 26th, 2021


Adam Sandler's clothes make me look like Sean Connery in From Russia With Love. Check out the instagram feed @adamsandlerwitdadrip

Kevin Hart tells us why Michael Jordan is frosty with him.

Lorraine Newman on her comedy …

Be a jerk to Jay Leno and you might meet Taylor Swift!

March 25th, 2021


Today's guest host, New Hampshire resident Smedley Johnston tells us about Rainn Wilson;s new podcast.

Jay Leno tells a great story about road rage and how that led to the rager meeting Taylor Swift

Louie Anderson has …

Wienerschnitzel, Marlene Dietrich, Jerry Seinfeld and a Porsche....all in one story!

March 24th, 2021


I found the article where Jerry Seinfeld wrote about Porsches and it somehow winds up being about Marlene Dietrich and weinerschnitzel.

Nate Bargatze will be part of the Zanies Comedy Festival in Nashville.

Mr. Mayor is …

Hasselhoff, Saquatch and Oates, Mrs. Doubtfire, George Lopez Beer and more!

March 23rd, 2021


It's a weird episode.

David Hasselhoff's new show in Germany sounds fun.

Would you watch an R-rated version of Mrs. Doubtfire starring Robin Williams? …

Charlie Murphy was right about Prince

March 22nd, 2021


Nope, Pete Davidson is NOT married.

A video of Prince playing basketball proves Charlie Murphy was right.

Dave Chappelle knocked off John Mulaney to …

The Simpsons 700th Episode (Plus Matt Berry Sunday)

March 21st, 2021


The Simpsons have their 700th episode tonight.

Maya Rudolph is getting a new show.

And yes Matt Berry should play a judge.

A preview of the Melbourne Comedy Festival

March 20th, 2021


Late Night jokes about the 2021 Oscars

Wayne Brady wants to teach improv to business leaders. Michael Scott anyone?

Mikki Glaser has a new podcast …

Trailer For Community: The Movie! (Fan Made)

March 19th, 2021


Mark Normand has some pretty fantastic stories about working with Jerry Seinfeld, not trying too hard to be Jerry's friend...and the time Mark was supposed to do 15 minutes and did 14 and Jerry was not pleased.

King of …

You know who doesn't think Bill Burr is racist? His wife. (And most of us)

March 18th, 2021


A jerkface tweet about Bill Burr results in a response from Mrs. Burr.

Good News: Mike Schur has another sitcom! Bad News: Ed Helms.

Everybody Hates …

John Oliver on Meghan Markle and the Royal Family

March 17th, 2021


Why yes I did put Meghan Markle in the title to get extra downloads. But look, we both know you're in the show notes because you wanted the link to see Naked Gritty. So who's kidding who? Here's the link:

Rory Lowe thinks you should bring these 5 things to an Orgy

March 16th, 2021


Rory Lowe thinks you should bring these 5 things To An Orgy. I haven't even to an orgy since...well since at least pre-pandemic anyway - so I will …

Comedy's Top Dog: John Mulaney or Dave Chappelle?

March 15th, 2021


Dave Chappelle covered this Pepe LePew thing twenty years ago.

Dave is also up for this week's Comedy's Top Dog. He takes on THREE time defending …

A guy talking to a jellyfish disses Jeff Foxworthy (plus Matt Berry Sunday!)

March 14th, 2021


James Acaster hates his audience.

Brian Regan on crafting a great opener.

Tig Notaro sometimes doesn't feel like a real comic.

A guy attends a virtual comedy show, talks to a jellyfish, and takes a swipe at Jeff Foxworthy.

Better movie career: Eddie Murphy or Kevin Hart?

March 13th, 2021


The internet was debating whether or not Eddie Murphy or Kevin Hart has had the better movie career. Johnny Mac thinks this is a ridiculous argument …

Meghan Markle, O.J. Simpson, Bob Hope and 80's Letterman!

March 12th, 2021


Honestly, I like the second half of the podcast a lot more than the first half so be sure to stay past the 11 minute mark.

I watched an old Letterman …

Late Night jokes about the Queen's response to Meghan Markle

March 11th, 2021


This Meghan Markle thing will not stop. Late Night joked about teh Queen's response to Meghan...and Piers Morgan's tantrum. If you like this stuff check out the podcast Palace Intrigue which is a short-form daily …

Late Night jokes about Meghan Markle, Harry and Oprah

March 10th, 2021


It's a great set of Meghan Markle jokes from especially Jimmy Kimmel.

Is anyone actually upset about Speedy Gonzales? The voice of Speedy is Gabriel Iglesias and he doesn't think so.

There's an interestingly titled …

Patton Oswalt's twitter skirmish with Scott Baio

March 9th, 2021


Scott Baio tries to take down Patton Oswalt and it's so lame I needed to add a glossary to explain the joke,

I finally tell you the Fozzie Bear story and I sense a week's worth of bits coming.

Party Down is really …

Comedy's Top Dog: John Mulaney or Ricky Gervais?

March 8th, 2021


John Mulaney knocked off Bert Kresicher to stay as Comedy's Top Dog. This week he takes on a tough challenger in Ricky Gervais. You can vote by …

Matt Berry Sunday: what if Matt Berry played a judge?

March 7th, 2021


Vulture has a great idea - Matt Berry should play a judge.

Who's psyched for Oprah and Meghan Markle? Check out the Palace Intrigue podcast

Will Jerry Seinfeld accept Dani Zoldan's challenge to play NYC

March 6th, 2021


Hey Jerry Seinfeld, you like NYC, why not do a set at Stand Up New York? I am sure Dani Zoldan would welcome you as you support the NYC comedy …

Bil Burr sticks up for The Mandalorian's Gina Carano

March 5th, 2021


On the Bill Bert podcast, Bill Burr shared his thoughts about The Mandalorian's Gina Carano who was let go from the series. Bill's cohost Bert …

Bill Burr to play the Rose Bowl! (Parking lot)

March 4th, 2021


The Comedy Store announces shows in the Rose Bowl parking lot featuring Bill Burr, David Spade, Whitney Cummings, Jeff Ross, Iliza Shlesinger, Fortune Feimster, Donnell Rawlings and more.

More horrible allegations …

The joke that has Taylor Swift all upset!

March 3rd, 2021


Taylor Swift is so upset about a joke that she took to social media!

Jim Gaffigan celebrates one year of

British GQ wonders if Netflix is killing comedy!

Sarah Cooper's sitcom is picked up for a pilot!

Highbrow Drivel

Dave Chappelle could have played The Witch Doctor in Coming 2 America

March 2nd, 2021


Eddie Murphy wanted Dave Chappelle to play the Witch Doctor in Coming 2 America, and Dave was set to do it, and then there was a scheduling conflict. …

Comedy's Top Dog: John Mulaney or Bert Kreischer The Machine?

March 1st, 2021


Ricky Gervais talks about TV executives not getting it.

Eddie Murphy is out hawking Coming 2 America.

This week it's defending champion John Mulaney …

John Mulaney is reportedly out of rehab

February 28th, 2021


John Mulaney has reportedly left rehab.

It is Matt Berry Sunday. Should be be in The Mandalorian? Of course!

Amy Poehler on why people like Parks …

Alonzo Bodden is not Cristela Alonzo

February 27th, 2021


Alonzo Bodden spoke to High Times and clears up that he and Cristela Alonzo are two different people.

Amy Poehler, who is not Amy Schumer, on the possible return of The Upright Citizens Brigade

BBC Three orders some more …

Frasier, Workaholics, Amy Schumer are all back, baby!

February 26th, 2021


Andy Samberg texted Colin Jost while Jost was on Seth Meyers' show - and asked Jost for a d*ck pic.

Frasier is coming back! Yes with Kelsey Grammer.

Is Brian Regan's special the wrong special at the wrong time?

February 25th, 2021


A review in Vulture suggests that Brian Regan's new special is too far removed from anything anyone in the real world is experiencing that it just …

Andrew Yang's plan for a Dave Chappelle concert! #YANGGANG

February 24th, 2021


If Andre Yang (#YANGGANG) becomes mayor of New York City, he'd like to have a big giant Dave Chappelle concert live-streamed to the world!

Wow Late Night went to town on Ted Cruz, we hear from Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel, …

Chris D'Elia says, "I know it looks bad."

February 23rd, 2021


In this Adults Only episode, Chris D'Elia comments on the allegations against him, and admits to having some problems.

Are you watching Ted Danson's …

Comedy's Top Dog: John Mulaney or Adam Sandler?

February 22nd, 2021


John Mulaney knocked off Bill Burr to take the crown as Comedy's Top Dog. This week, Mulaney takes on Adam Sandler. Vote

Matt Berry Sunday: The Mandalorian

February 21st, 2021


Patton Oswalt on A.P. Bio and working with Jerry Stiller

Moshe Kasher and Jermaine Fowler are working on a script involving a group of teenage social …

Adam Sandler's Happy Gilmore Turns 25!

February 20th, 2021


Adam Sandler has had a lot of popular films - one of the biggest, Happy Gilmore turned 25. A look back at the crowd favorite.

Dave Chappelle: enjoy yourselves (bleepers),because I'm better now!

February 19th, 2021


Trevor Noah just crushed Late Night this week.

Dave Chappelle called Tony Woods his biggest inspiration. Dave also has some words for those who were …

Patton Oswalt on high school comedy and meeting Dave Chappelle

February 18th, 2021


Patton Oswalt has a live stream on Saturday. He is still friends with one of his high school teachers and was 19 when he met 14 year old Dave …

Ricky Gervais hasn't worn underwear in a year

February 17th, 2021


Ricky Gervais says he hasn't worn underpants in a year and doesn't like meet and greets.

Young Rock gets a mixed review.

Kevin James' The Crew gets a …

Why Jerry Seinfeld wants you to watch the closing doors

February 16th, 2021


The BBC announced the lame-titled The Festival of Funny, featuring stars including John Cleese, Eddie Izzard and Stephen Fry.

Jerry Seinfeld is taking part in a New York City Subway announcement thing that is sure to …

Comedy's Top Dog: Bill Burr or John Mulaney?

February 15th, 2021


In week one of Comedy's Top Dog, Bill Burr knocked off Jim Gaffigan Now, as defending champion, Bill Burr takes on John Mulaney. You can vote by …

Is Jimmy Carr the UK's funniest comedian?

February 14th, 2021


I think the most fascinating thing today is the unexpected sidebar into Ed Asner's Thunder Alley? You remember that show? No? No-one does. But Johnny Mac googles it mid show.

The real topic was NBC's new sitcom about …

The Guardian's 2021 Comedians to Watch

February 13th, 2021


The Guardian lists 10 Comedians to watch for 2021, you can read about that here:

Was Kevin Hart the victim of a million dollar scam?

February 12th, 2021


John Oliver catcher up with Stephen Colbert, and discusses sharing a birthday with John Cena

Kevin James is excited about The Crew, his new NASCAR …

Rokus Most Searched? Adam Sandler!

February 11th, 2021


By the way I keep forgetting to promote that if I get 100 followers at then I will do an entire bonus episode …

What would The Office be like in the pandemic?

February 10th, 2021


A spec script for The Office handles what if the pandemic had happened during Season 2.

The Patrice O'Neal documentary will finally come out next week.

Did Saturday Night Live steal from Ted Alexandro?

February 9th, 2021


The Zillow sketch on Saturday Night Live was very funny, but did Ted Alexandro do it first?

Tiffany Haddish doesn't know what vamp means? Come on.

Mary Lynn Rajskub shot her special Live From The Pandemic from her garage …

Comedy's Top Dog: Jim Gaffigan or Bill Burr?

February 8th, 2021


Introducing the Daily Comedy News Top Dog! Every week YOU vote on who comedy's Top Dog is. This week it's Jim Gaffigan vs. Bill Burr. Go to the Instagram Page @dailycomedynews and find the post about this and vote in …

Let's run the Jeopardy Comedy category

February 7th, 2021


Johnny Mac plays another round of Comedy Jeopardy.

The late night hosts are bemused by the Golden Globes nominations.

It's another Matt Berry Sunday,

Super Bowl Commercials (Comedy) Preview + which comics are Chiefs fans?

February 6th, 2021


This year's Super Bowl commercials feature Will Ferrell, Amy Schumer, Jason Alexander and Maya Rudolph. Plus the Sam Adams one seems funny.

Then a …

Dave Chappelle returns to the stage tonight

February 5th, 2021


Adam Sandler wants us to vote for him in the Kids Choice Awards! The nominees are

Jim Carrey (Dr. Robotnik, Sonic the Hedgehog)

The Gang Storms The Capitol

February 4th, 2021


A spec-script for It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia is making the rounds. In the script the gang winds up heading to DC.

Mike Birbiglia has a movie recommendation and talks Zoom.

Natasha Leggero talks about her time on …

Is Frasier coming back? Cool. Is Kate and Allie coming back? Why?

February 3rd, 2021


TV appears to have run out of ideas. Maybe bringing back Frasier is an OK idea, but Kate and Allie?

Late Night goes in on Trump's lawyers and the Dodger Stadium protesters. We hear from Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel, …

Tom Brady is old. How old is he? He's so old...

February 2nd, 2021


Late Night chimes in about Tom Brady's age. Good job Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Kimmel and Jimmy Fallon writers.

Paste did a wonderful rant about Dave …

How Ricky Gervais would fix The Oscars

February 1st, 2021


The New York Times asks What if the most impressive post-sketch show career belongs to Key, not Peele?

Sam Morrill on why he changed a joke.

Check out the Is This Entertainment podcast (

Mike …

Why is Jim Gaffigan into the National Quilt Museum in Paducah?

January 31st, 2021


The answer....Jim Gaffigan's son won a quilt contest.

Speaking of answers, today's @DCNPOD starts with Johnny Mac answering the Jeopardy questions the other day from the FUNNY BUSINESS category, and we learn John knows …

Adam Sandler, Will Ferrell and Vulture's 50 best comedies on Netflix

January 30th, 2021


Vulture did a list of the 50 Best Comedies on Netflix, and Johnny Mac takes a look. Yes there is some ADAM SANDLER on there! Woooo.

Jeff Ross will …

Who is Dave Chappelle?

January 29th, 2021


Some Jeopardy contestants didn't recognize Dave Chappelle.

Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel, James Corden, Trevor Noah about Joe Biden's vaccine plans.

Billy …

The Rock running for President in 2032?

January 28th, 2021


The backbone premise of The Rock's new sitcom Young Rock is that The Rock is running for president in 2032.

Keegan-Michael Key talks about The History Of Sketch Comedy

Late Night talks impeachment, we hear from Jimmy …

Richard Lewis will not return for Curb Your Enthusiam Season 11

January 27th, 2021


Impeachment jokes from Jimmy Kimmel, Stephen Colbert, Seth Myers, James Cordon and Trevor Noah.

SF Sketchfest is Saturday and will feature THE KIDS IN …

John Krasinski aka Jim From The Office will host Saturday Night Live this week

January 26th, 2021


Saturday Night Live returns this week with host John Krasinski, you know him as Jim from The Office, or so my SEO manager tells me. And yes it made for a lame title of today's podcast, but hey SEARCH ENGINE JUICE …

Dave Chappelle photo-bombed some wedding photos

January 25th, 2021


"I thought this was a reaction to the very sweet moment that Matt and Eleanor were sharing, but seconds later, Dave Chappelle popped out from inside the restaurant!"

Russell Peters is producing a documentary about …

Jim Gaffigan in a Peter Pan movie?

January 24th, 2021


Jim Gaffigan will play Mr. Smee in a live adaptation of Peter Pan and Wendy.

The Critics Choice Award nominees are....

Fortune Feimster: Sweet & Salty (Netflix)
Hannah Gadsby: Douglas (Netflix)
Jerry …

Dave Chappelle has tested positive for Covid

January 23rd, 2021


Dave Chappelle had to cancel some shows in Austin after testing positive for Covid. Chappelle was seen in pictures from earlier in the week where he was with Joe Rogan, Donnell Rawlings and Elon Musk. No updates on …

John Mulaney really was investigated by the Secret Service!

January 22nd, 2021


Remember when John Mulaney told Kimmel that the Secret Service had investigated him? Turns out they really had - about some jokes Mulaney made on …

Late Night reacts to Trump leaving and Biden's first day

January 21st, 2021


Final(ash) thoughts on Trump and jokes about the Inauguration from Jimmy Kimmel, Jimmy Fallon, Stephen Colbert, Samantha Bee, Seth Myers, Trevor …

Do the GRAMMYs have the Comedy Album nominations all wrong?

January 20th, 2021


Dave Chappelle, Jerry Seinfeld, Jim Gaffigan - do the GRAMMY awards somehow have the wrong people nominated for best Comedy album? Yes and in today's pod, the reason why.

Ricky Gervais on how rich he is and whether or …

Trump impersonators set to move on

January 19th, 2021


Holy cow, Steve Martin is 75!

Trump Impersonators Anthony Atamnuik, J-L Cauvin, Sarah Cooper, Jeff Bergman and James Austin Johnson on their …

Bill Burr says shut up about his Boston Mandalorian Accent

January 18th, 2021


Bill Burr defends his Mandalorian character Mayfield's Boston Accent.

A deep dive on some things Late Night could do to thrive post-Trump

Jimmy Kimmel, …

Why Jerry Seinfeld never bought the New York Mets

January 17th, 2021


David Letterman discusses the influence Tom Snyder had on his interviewing style.

Colin Quinn discusses bombing.

Hannibal Buress on ADHD

Jerry Seinfeld …

Zoo refuses to feed Ricky Gervais to the lions

January 16th, 2021


Ricky Gervais wanted to be fed to the lions after his death, but the London Zoo has declined the offer.

Chris Gethard starts a podcast about New Jersey.

The film Hysterical takes a look at the comedy of Margaret Cho, …

Late Night kills it with Impeachment Jokes

January 15th, 2021


Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel, Seth Myers and James Cordon on the second impeachment

Kevin James talks about his new NASCAR sitcom The Crew

Comedy Troupe …

The stunning reveals of Chris Rock's Tamborine recut

January 14th, 2021


Some deep dives today -

1. The Late Night shows discuss Trump, but today a look at the serious comments being made. It's hard to imagine say 1980's Letterman throwing this kind of heat.

2. Chris Rock recut his special …

Ricky space!

January 13th, 2021


Ricky Gervais on being offered an opportunity to perform stand-up in space. It's a good thing that Jimmy Fallon randomly asked Ricky his thoughts on space travel or this might not have come up!

Speaking of space, Andy …

Who killed Jerry Seinfeld?

January 12th, 2021


Actual real life Jerry Seinfeld is not dead, but a new series of tweets explores what it would be like if his sitcom character, also named Jerry …

Eddie Izzard doesn't think J.K. Rowling is transphobic

January 11th, 2021


Izzard said, "“I think we need to look at the things she has written about in (J.K. Rowling's) blog. Women have been through such hell over history. Trans people have been invisible, too.”

Sarah Cooper on migrating from …

Why Jim Florentine won't dress up as a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle

January 10th, 2021


Don't ask Jim Florentine to dress up as a super-hero at your kids' party.

The Interrobang announced their Comedy Award winners. Hint, Colin Quinn.

How and why is THIS person on the Comedy Innovators list?

January 9th, 2021


Kimmel and Fallon discuss Trump's twitter ban.

What Tom Papa, Big Jay Oakerson, Sam Morril and Josh Gondelman miss about comedy - you know - pandemic.

And a look at innovators in comedy sends Johnny Mac into a rant.

Jim Gaffigan's bizarre tweet-storm about the assault on the Capitol

January 8th, 2021


Jim Gaffigan turned the assault on the Capitol into a bizarre bed-time story. It's weird.

Late Night reactions from Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel, and …

How did comedians react to the mob storming the U.S. Capitol?

January 7th, 2021


Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Kimmel came in hard on the events of January 6th at the U.S. Capitol. Jimmy Fallon took a different route. Trevor Noah was …

What We Do In The Shadows

January 7th, 2021


It's The Office with Vampires and you should be watching it.

Which Seinfeld episode is Jerry Seinfeld most proud of?

January 6th, 2021


Ari Shaffir believes a lot of comedians are going to quit doing live shows and will focus on podcasts or videos or other things that don't require a live audience.

Which episode of Seinfeld is Jerry Seinfeld most proud …

A new Bill Burr podcast

January 5th, 2021


The Office released a previously unseen cold open in which Dwight considers entering The Matrix.

Bill Burr announced he will be doing yet another …

Esquire's Top 40 Sitcoms has Bob's Burgers but no Honeymooners nor Office

January 4th, 2021


Esquire put out "The 40 Best Comedy Series of All Time
These are the TV shows that shaped (and are shaping) the way we laugh today."

The list has room for Bob's Burgers and Los Espookys and Nathan For You but not The …

Even More Top Comedy Podcasts of 2020

January 1st, 2021


Adam Sandler on working with his kids.

David Letterman talks about the Mary Tyler Moore show.

Jerry Seinfeld on being raised by orphans.

A look at the …

Why would Jerry Seinfeld call them Tennis Shoes?

December 31st, 2020


Jerry, they are called Sneakers. Sneakers, Jerry.

In an interview, Brooklyn born and Massapequa Long Island raised Jerry Seinfeld said "tennis shoes." That's weird.

The owner of the Comedy Cellar says he wasn't making …

Frankie Boyle vs. Ricky Gervais: what's the beef, and what was the backlash for Frankie?

December 30th, 2020


Jerry Seinfeld, who is from Queens NYC, used the term TENNIS SHOES in an article. That makes no sense as no New Yorker would ever use that term. …

What comedy to watch on Netflix this week? The IT Crowd

December 29th, 2020


Rickey Gervais says that After Life will end, but Netflix has already agreed to pay for his next series. Ricky is choosing between three ideas he …

Adam Sandler debuts a new song and of course it's cringe

December 28th, 2020


Adam Sandler sings to Steve Buscemi as lovingly recreated by Johnny Mac.

An article claims: Comedy Clubs Running During the Pandemic Is an Industry-Wide Failure

The UCB Theater closed its Sunset theater location.

The …

Chris Rock announces an expanded edition of one of his specials

December 27th, 2020


Chris Rock announced an expanded version of his Tambourine special.

A truck crashed into Zanies ruining the Nate Bargatze mural

I do not at all understand the joke behind the annual Top 1000 Comedians list but Dave …

Dave Chappelle is opening a comedy club

December 26th, 2020


Dave Chappelle is converting an old firehouse in Yellow Springs into a comedy club, and it sounds like Dave has some interesting design plans so he …

The shocking truth revealed by watching late period Simpsons!

December 25th, 2020


Jack Bernhardt watched 50 hours of "new" Simpsons from the last 17 seasons and I think it broke him. He wrote a wonderful heart-wrenching essay for …

A look at The Laugh Button's Top 35 Comedy Specials and Albums of 2000

December 24th, 2020


Adam Sandler talked about his hilarious (?) film I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry.

Kumail Nanjiani, Kal Penn and Apanra Nancherla all support the #MyNameIs campaign

Ted Lasso will only be three seasons? Nooooooooo.

A …

John Mulaney has entered rehab

December 23rd, 2020


The Interrobang included Sarah Cooper as one of their ten nominees for Comedian of the Year...and well....they should know better. They do know …

Was Jim Carrey really only supposed to be SNL's Joe Biden for 6 weeks? Hmmmm.

December 22nd, 2020


Tonight is Fireside Chat with Steve Buscemi. His guests: Adam Sandler, Judd Apatow, Chris Rock, Kevin James, Julie Bowen, Rob Schneider, Kenan …

Why Sketchfest 2021 looks like it will blow the doors off!

December 21st, 2020


Let's look at some of the names that will be at Sketchfest on January 30, 2021 - and it's virtual so you can attend for just $20!

The Kids in the Hall, The State, Mr. Show’s David Cross & Bob Odenkirk, The Upright …

The Top 10 Funniest of 2020

December 20th, 2020


The Top 10 Funniest Comedy Specials/Sitcoms/Podcats/Movies of 2020 are...

1.Ted Lasso
2.Natalie Palamedis' special Nate
3.Aunty Donna's Big Ol' House of Fun on Netflix
4.Sam Jay's special
5.Hannah Gadsby's special Douglas

Eddie Pepitone's special is the New York Times Funniest of the Year?

December 19th, 2020


A look at the New York Times top 2020 in Comedy today. They have Eddie Pepitone's Amazon special as the Funniest Of The Year. That was unexpected. Other names on the various lists include Hannibal Buress and Hannah …

Did Tina Fey help save a man's life?

December 18th, 2020


Late Night jokes about Tom Cruise yelling which is always fun.

Tina Fey thinks she saved a man's life even if he somehow floated upstream a mile in the Hudson which flows southward. But hey it's a great story. Actually …

Dave Chappelle's Show will come off HBO Max too

December 17th, 2020


Dave Chappelle's Show will come off HBO Max at the end of the year.

A pretty good set of Late Night jokes about Putin congratulating Trump (hello to …

Would you watch THE POTATO CHIP MURDER starring Adam Sandler?

December 16th, 2020


Johnny Mac's subconscious made up a movie in which Adam Sandler plays a nice guy construction worker whose co-workers are jerks to him. Then one of them is killed by a falling potato chip bag. Did Sandler's character …

Why Will Ferrell's Elf reunion may have had to omit Santa Claus Is Coming To Town

December 15th, 2020


Jerry Seinfeld is reading a book about The Marx Brothers.

Will Ferrell and the cast of Elf did a table read that included the Jon Favreau from Pod …

John Mulaney and Andy Samberg will play Chip and Dale!

December 14th, 2020


John Mulaney and Andy Samberg will star in a new reboot of “Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers” for Disney Plus but you will have to wait until 2022.

‘It’s …

The Top Comedy Podcasts of 2020

December 13th, 2020


Before the Top Podcasts of 2020, a look at Rickey Gervais' cat, Gabe Iglesias plans for 2020 getting nuked. and more about the Bob's Burger's conspiracy.

Bob's Burger's does not exist, Have you ever seen it? No. Have …

A look at Vulture's Top 10 Comedy Specials of the year

December 12th, 2020


Ricky Gervais on being famous but not being a celebrity - and th working class guilt that came with the money.

Late Night jokes about Wiliam …

Will Ferrell and the cast of Elf reunite this weekend!

December 11th, 2020


Pod Save America's Jon Favreau is joining the cast of Elf! No it's not Elf 2 starring Jon, Jon and Tommy, but it's a political fundraiser.

Will …

Why Michael Kosta is cool releasing a special recorded before the pandemic

December 10th, 2020


Dennis Miller sold his house to Ellen Degeneres for $9 million. How does Dennis Miller have THAT kind of money? He's had a nice career but THAT …

Should Conan O'Brien win The Podcast Award for best Comedy Podcast?

December 9th, 2020


The Podcast Awards are out and between Conan, Office Ladies, the Scrubs one and two others - Johnny Mac isn't sure who should win in the comedy …

Tom Segura was in the hospital but don't blame Bert Kreischer

December 8th, 2020


Tom Segura was in the hospital, and although it seems like Bert Kreischer may have witnessed the cause, he was not to blame.

Bert talks about other comedians admitting Bert's innovation in doing Drive in shows.

Sarah …

Joe Rogan and Dave Chappelle are doing 5 comedy shows together

December 7th, 2020


Joe Rogan and Dave Chappelle will do five comedy shows together in Austin this week!

Chappelle also makes Paste Magazine's Top 15 Comedy specials of the year along with Sam Jay (watch it!), Hannah Gadsby, Patton Oswalt …

Wrestler turned comedian Jeremy Nunes

December 6th, 2020


Jeremy Nunes has a new special on Amazon called "Who's With Me?"( and hosts the podcast Dynamite Drop In.

Jeremy and Johnny Mac talk about Jimmy Fallon Hannibal …

Ricky Gervais could have choked to death on a smoothie!

December 5th, 2020


That attention getting Ricky Gervais headline sure worked on me, so I pass along the love. Fortunately, Mr. Gervais did not choke to death on a smoothie. Can you imagine that episode of Daily Comedy News?

Trevor Noah …

Where to watch Jim Gaffigan's network premiere of his Quality Time special tonight

December 4th, 2020


Ken Jeong and Joel McHale will be hosting Fox’s New Year’s Eve coverage

Bill Burr makes fun of Dallas

Adam Sandler interview Aubrey Plaza -- as reenacted by Johnny Mac

George Lopez themed slot machines? A bank of the new …

John Mulaney visited by the Secret Service?

December 3rd, 2020


Dave Chappelle has Youtube's Top Trending video of 2000.

Jamie Masada of the Laugh Factory says one could tell Chappelle had talent as soon as he …

Why Joe Rogan isn't on your podcast app or in the UFC4 Video Game

December 2nd, 2020


An episode of Star Wars: Detours leaked on line. That was a comedic animated Star Wars series, and 39 complete episodes exist, yet it never came out. Weird Al and Joel McHale are among those who did character voices.

John Mulaney's take on Meghan Markle

December 1st, 2020


John Mulaney was on with Seth Meyers and talked about the British Royal Family (cross-plug here for the podcast Palace Intrigue (

Why Jerry Seinfeld should NOT win a Grammy for Best Comedy Album

November 30th, 2020


Look, Jerry Seinfeld is great and all but is 23 Hours To Kill actually a comedy album? Shouldn't the Grammys go to things that are albums and not …

Why a guy spent $3000 on a billboard to meet Kevin Hart

November 29th, 2020


Pete Davidson in It's A Wonderful Life? Um, sure, why not?

When Rizwan “Sunny” Rabbani heard that Kevin Hart was in Brampton filming a movie,
he …

How to learn about up and coming comedians

November 28th, 2020


A mailbag episode - Susan asked about Zoom shows, which led to a discussion of the best ways to learn about up and coming comics.

What are you …

Matthew McConaghey wants to try an HOUR of stand-up comedy

November 27th, 2020


A fluff story about Tig Notaro namechecks Sarah Cooper and then all of a sudden Johnny Mac goes off on a 6 minute tangent about Sarah's Things She …

Why James Acaster is not a fan of Simon Cowell

November 26th, 2020


With American's stuffing their faces with turkey today, Johnny Mac does some international comedy items.

James Acaster talks about the worst gig he ever did....and his dislike of Simon Cowell.

Rickey Gervais has a tennis …

Jim Gaffigan will have a new special on TV next Friday!

November 25th, 2020


Dave Chappelle was spotted eating seafood in Houston.

Trevor Noah will host the Grammys.

Jim Gaffigan announces his new special will be on Comedy Central on December 5th.

Tina Fey will host a Broadway fundraiser.

And that …

BREAKING: Why Netflix reacted to Dave Chappelle's video and took down Chappelle's Show

November 24th, 2020


Dave Chappelle posted an Instagram video and Netflix has responded by taking down Chappelle's Show...but not in a bad way.

Dave said, "That’s why I like working for Netflix. I like working for Netflix because when all …

Alison Brie says don’t hold your breath for a GLOW reunion movie

November 24th, 2020


Larry Wilmore and Seth Meyers discuss comedy after Trump.

Alison Brie says don't hold your breath waiting for a GLOW reunion movie. She's 6 years …

Dave Chappelle visited Joe Rogan's podcast

November 23rd, 2020


Dave Chappelle did Joe Rogan's podcast, and it was kind of really disappointing. After a long slog with Donnell Rawlings, Dave shows up two-plus hours into the episode and the magic never really comes.

Artie Lange came …

It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia's top episodes

November 22nd, 2020


Johnny Mac really liked two episodes of the latest season of It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia, and from there talks about Vulture's list of the top …

Trevor Noah on how 2020 freed him emotionally

November 21st, 2020


A deeper look at the awesomeness that is Trevor Noah. “For me, this has been one of the most liberating years mentally and emotionally, because it freed me from a lot of the paradigms and anchors that I had created for …

Jim Gaffigan to star in a sci-fi movie? Yes.

November 20th, 2020


Conan O'Brien would like you to stop making fun of his hair.

Jim Gaffigan will be in a sci-fi movie.

Alec Baldwin and Kelsey Grammer in a sit-com? …

Kevin Hart's new special is getting terrible reviews

November 19th, 2020


Conan O'Brien's TBS show is coming to an end, but he will have one on HBO Max in 2021.

Kevin Hart's new Netflix special isn't getting good reviews.

This Trevor Noah article in GQ is good:

Could Joe Rogan be the next host of Jeopardy?

November 18th, 2020


Keegan-Michael Key (@KeeganMKey) once did the nicest thing for Johnny Mac that will never be forgotten. The story.

Keegan has a new series for …

B.J. Novak's favorite joke from The Office

November 17th, 2020


Dave Chappelle is doing shows outside in Austin.

Kevin Hart's new special is out on Netflix.

B.J. Novak on the Michael Scott line that is his favorite …

When Bert Kreischer went all fanboy on Joe Rogan

November 16th, 2020


Bert Kreischer talks about the first time he met Joe Rogan and went total fanboy. And how he got ripped by Bill Burr.

A bizarre beef between Wesley Snipes and Patton Oswalt.

Brian Regan on working on new material.

From …

Is Bob's Burgers an actual TV show or just an elaborate version of The Mandela Effect?

November 15th, 2020


Bob's Burgers supposedly airs its 200th episode tonight. But ask yourself - have you ever seen Bob's Burgers? Have you ever met anyone who has seen Bob's Burgers? Why when I typed this did Apple switch it to Bob's …

John Mulaney sits in as a writer on Seth Meyers' Late Night

November 14th, 2020


John Mulaney is a writer on Late Night with Seth Meyers, at least that's the bit. He did some jokes about ghosts.

Britain's #1 Stand-up special is …

Aunty Donna's Big Ol' House Of Fun is the Best Comedy Thing In A Long Time!

November 13th, 2020


Why are you even listening to this podcast when you could be watching Aunty Donna's Big Ol' House Of Fun. My review! Hint - it's very positive!

Jeff …

Wait, which Gaffigan will be at Jon Stewart's Stand Up For Heroes?

November 12th, 2020


Sebastian Maniscalco is very excited about his new electronic bike

Colin Quinn's new special is on HBO Max today featuring Rich Vos, Rachel Feinstein, …

The Four Seasons Landcaping Company and Comedy Podcast

November 11th, 2020


Finally a little breathing room to goof on the whole Four Seasons debacle.

Kevin Hart will have a new Netflix special on November 17th. That's next …

Ricky Gervais says there is no beef with Tom Hanks

November 10th, 2020


Rickey Gervais says an article suggesting he has a beef with Tom Hanks is clickbait. Johnny Mac dives in anyway.

The Late Night hosts react to Saturday's partying in the streets. John Oliver called it Reverse 9/11

Bert …

Jim Gaffigan joins Stargirl, Letterman talks about Dave Chappelle

November 9th, 2020


Jim Gaffigan is joining the cast of Stargirl as Thunderbolt, amagical, electrical, fun-loving, wish-granting pink imp from the mysterious land of …

Comedian reactions to Biden victory and Dave Chappelle SNL recap

November 8th, 2020


Joe Biden is the president-elect and Ricky Gervais, Matthew Broussard, Kumail Nanjiani Mark Normand, Sam Morrill, Tim Dillon and Conan O'Brien are among those making jokes.

A recap of Dave Chappelle's episode of Saturday …

Why David Letterman has never hosted Saturday Night Live

November 7th, 2020


Dave Chappelle hosts SNL tonight.

David Letterman on why he has never hosted Saturday Night live.

A preview of Showtime's Moonbase 8 starring John C. Reilly, Tim Heidecker, Fred Armisen, and Kansas City Chiefs Tight End …

Why one episode of Chappelle's show is missing

November 6th, 2020


Trump majorly affected two of the late night shows - Stephen Colbert threw out his monologue and spoke very passionately in response to Trump's …

Late Night reacts to - still no election result

November 5th, 2020


While we all wait to find out who won the election, Jimmy Kimmel, Jimmy Fallon, Stephen Colbert and Trevor Noah had plenty of jokes about it.

Adam …

Comedian reactions to a long unclear Election Night

November 4th, 2020


It was a late night even for Late Night - reaction to Election Night from Patton Oswalt, Kumail Nanjiani, Costaki Economopolous, Jimmy Kimmel, Trevor …

Hey, was that a Community Reunion? (#sixseasonsandamovie)

November 3rd, 2020


The Late Night hosts react to the latest election polls.

Dave Chappelle will host Saturday Night Live this week.

Ken Jeong, Alison Brie, Danny Pudi, …

Whatever happened to pizza at McDonald's?

November 2nd, 2020


Why Jim Carrey is bad at doing Joe Biden on Saturday Night Live.

"Whatever happened to pizza at McDonald's?" is the amazing podcast that you should be …

Why Chris Fleming wants to see John Mulaney bump his hip into the mic stand mid-joke

November 1st, 2020


Maria Bamford, Kate Berlant, Joel Kim Booster and Ron Funches have advice for their pre-pandemic selves.

Did Jay Pharaoh originate the term "Karen?"

SNL's Top Halloween Sketches

October 31st, 2020


With John Mulaney hosting Saturday Night Live tonight, how about a look back at some SNL Halloween Sketches including David S. Pumpkins. Donald …

"A Crime Against Comedy"

October 30th, 2020


WOW from the Spectator: "Sarah Cooper’s Netflix special is a crime against comedy...
Watching Sarah Cooper’s special Everything’s Fine feels like …

Jon Stewart is coming back to TV

October 29th, 2020


Jon Stewart is coming back to TV for Apple+

Tonight is SF Sketchfest's Plan 9 From Outer Space starring Kat Aagesen, Maria Bamford, Bobcat Goldthwait, …

Can someone explain Sarah Cooper's Netflix special?

October 28th, 2020


Sarah Cooper, you know her from her hilarious T9ik-Tok videos where she pantomimes to Donald Trump audio, has a new special in which she.....pantomimes to Donald Trump audio.

Adam Sandler will be making a Space Movie!

Reviews: Borat 2, Tim Heidecker's special, Dave Chappelle on David Letterman

October 27th, 2020


Sarah Cooper's big time Netflix variety special has arrived.

Johnny Mac reviews Tim Heidecker's new special, Dave Chappelle on David Letterman, SNL …

Sarah Cooper's Netflix Special...what is this?

October 26th, 2020


We're just a day away from Sarah Cooper's Netflix Special which will feature Megan Thee Stallion, Helen Mirren, Jon Hamm, Ben Stiller, Maya Rudolph, …

Whatever happened to brick walls, cigarettes and Dave Attell?

October 25th, 2020


Vulture published "The Comedians You Should and Will Know in 2020 These are the 20 comics who industry insiders expect will break out soon." and it …

Julia Louis-Dreyfus thinks Elaine would vote for Joe Biden

October 24th, 2020


In a statement, Borat said. “What was an innocent sexy-time encounter between a consenting man and my 15-year-old daughter has been turned into …

Borat vs. Rudy Giuliani

October 23rd, 2020


As the New York Times puts it, Rudy Giuliani "has become caught up in Sacha Baron Cohen’s new “Borat” satire, shown in an edited scene following an …

Why your Joe Rogan podcast feed doesn't have new episodes

October 22nd, 2020


Joe Rogan said: Young @jamievernon tested positive for COVID-19. I tested negative, and the rest of the staff tested negative but we’re shutting everything down until we get an all clear from our doctor. I was out of …

Dave Chappelle visits David Letterman's Netflix show

October 21st, 2020


Dave Chappelle is the guest on David Letterman's Netflix show. John Oliver christens the sewage treatment not like that. Adam Sandler is making another movie!!! This one doesn't sound horrible. Ben Stiller …

Kanye West says Dave Chappelle is the modern day Socrates

October 20th, 2020


Is Jim Carrey's Joe Biden bad for SNL? A funny new Die Hard commercial stars Bruce Willis. Kathleen Madigan is sad that Coke is sunsetting Tab. …

SF Sketchfest's Plan 9 From Outer Space

October 19th, 2020


Kat Aagesen, Maria Bamford, Bobcat Goldthwait, Dana Gould, Jean Grae, David Koechner, Tim Meadows, Laraine Newman, Oscar Nunez, Bob Odenkirk, Jonah …

That time Dennis Miller peed in a garbage can while hosting a TV show

October 18th, 2020


A new book about Comedy Central shares a funny Dennis Miller story about peeing in a garbage can. The comedic stylings of Andre Braugher. Nate Bargatze talks about drive-in comedy shows. Jermaine Fowler has a new TV …

Sarah Cooper, J-L Cauvin and the top Trump themed comedians

October 17th, 2020


The Washington Post took a look at the comedians who make fun of Trump for a living.

Dave Chappelle wants to do more shows in the park

October 16th, 2020


Happy Jo Koy Day! Dave Chappelle has applied for permits to do more park shows. Early reviews of the Belushi movie are good. Ricky Gervais has a pink kitchen. The comedy club that Rodney Dangerfield started has closed.

Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle and Adam Sandler in one movie?

October 15th, 2020


Chris Rock says he wrote a script for a movie that would star Rock, Dave Chappelle and Adam Sandler.

Conan O'Brien filmed some voting PSAs.

Coming …

Bill Burr is #1 in the updated COMEDY POWER RANKINGS

October 14th, 2020


The COMEDY POWER RANKINGS are out and Bill Burr is #1.

Joe Rogan talks about the rumors that Spotify is interfering with him.

Lewis Black and Jerry Seinfeld talk pandemic. Just not together.

Bert Kreischer and Tom Segura …

Was Bill Burr's SNL appearance actually controversial?

October 13th, 2020


Was Bill Burr's SNL appearance actually controversial? The comedians don't seem to think so. It was a good episode overall. John Oliver gets a sewage plant named after him. I'm not sure what Sarah Cooper's JFL …

The Forward's Rise and Fall of Jerry Seinfeld

October 12th, 2020


The Forward takes on The Rise and Fall of Jerry Seinfeld saying "Seinfeld is obscenely wealthy. He marries and enters what I’ll call his “Marriage Ref” stage. Suddenly the keen insights pivot to matters most comics have …

The 7 Comedy Specials that inspired Joe List

October 11th, 2020


Joe List's list of specials that influenced him include Louis CK and Dave Chappelle. Nate Bagartze talks podcasting. A ridiculous press release …

A preview of Andy Kindler's State of the Comedy Industry

October 10th, 2020


Andy Kindler to give 25th Annual State of the Industry speech, alive from home! presented by CTV Comedy Channel. Every year Andy Kindler delivers his infamous State of the Industry Address at the Just for Laughs …

How YOU can see Sarah Silverman naked - and why!

October 9th, 2020


Sarah Silverman, Tiffany Haddish, Chris Rock and Amy Schumer are among the naked celebrities who want to educate you about Naked Ballots. A preview of tonight's Just For Laughs 2020 Virtual Events. Jerry Seinfeld was …

Marc Maron, Dane Cook, Adam Sandler react to death of Eddie Van Halen

October 8th, 2020


Eddie Van Halen passed away and Dane Cook, Larry the Cable Guy, Marc Maron, Adam Sandler and Jimmy Kimmel were among the comedians who paid their respects. The SNL audience was paid - and why that may have been a …

Why is Jerry Seinfeld still upset at "some Putz on LinkedIn?"

October 7th, 2020


Jerry Seinfeld is out hawking his new book and still seems bothered by "some putz on LinkedIn." Jason Alexander chimes in with an unfunny appearance. Jay Pharaoh does some Dragon Ball Z impressions. SNL held a …

Adam Sandler and Kevin James in Nature Planet

October 6th, 2020


Adam Sandler provides the narration for Nature it funny? A look at the season premiere of SNL. Quick hits about Michelle Buteau and Nate Bagartze.

Jerry Seinfeld and Adam Sandler both told stories I do not believe are true

October 5th, 2020


Jerry Seinfeld is hawking his new book, and I don't believe the story behind it. Adam Sandler told a story about buying back is own hair. I don't …

The crowds really loved Dave Chappelle's Shows in the park

October 4th, 2020


Comedians respond to President Trump testing positive. Bill Burr's F is for Family gets picked up for a final season. A preview of The Comedy Store show that's on tonight.

Why fans love Adam Sandler movies and I don't

October 3rd, 2020


With Adam Sandler's newest movie Hubie Halloween only days away, it's time for another look at Adam Sandler's movie career. Adam is coming off his (for real) best film in Uncut Gems....but will Hubie Halloween be a …

Chris Rock on the mushroom tea at Dave Chapelle's shows

October 2nd, 2020


Chris Rock shares some details of the backstage beverage (and "meals") at the Dave Chappelle concerts in the park. Weird Al responds to the debate. Andy Samberg as a mummy. Johnny Mac can't keep doing his dumb Jeff …

Black Oceans 11 with Eddie Murphy, Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle and Donald Trump as the bad guy???? PLEASE MAKE THIS!!!!!

October 1st, 2020


We kick off #Joketober! Belushi gets a trailer, Borat 2 is hilarious so far, Sarah Silverman gets a podcast, The Rock says he cast young The Rock, …

Chappelle's Shows canceled, late night reacts to the debates

September 30th, 2020


Did you watch the debates? The late night guys, they did their shows live and had some jokes. Dave Chappelle's concerts in the park are over after someone reportedly tests positive, and Chris Rock tells a story about …

Chris Rock learned how to swim

September 29th, 2020


Is Jimmy Kimmel in a slump? The cast of Veep will reunite. Joe Rogan's new house seems big. The Doobie Brothers vs. Bill Murray is a thing. Chris …

Chris Rock thinks Cardi B could have been a great comedian

September 28th, 2020


Chris Rock told Jimmy Fallon that Cardi B has major comedy chops. Lorne Michaels discusses SNL's upcoming season. Carl on The Simpsons has a new …

The bizarre war between Jerry Seinfeld and Bobcat Golthwait

September 27th, 2020


Is Bobcat Golthwait the name of the comedian bleeped out when Jerry went off on a rant? If so, why is Jerry so upset at Bobcat and why don't the two …

Joe Rogan edges out Jim Gafffigan in Comedy Power Rankings

September 26th, 2020


It's the updated Comedy Power Rankings, with Joe Rogan at #1. How did Dave Chappelle, Jim Gaffigan and Jimmy Kimmel shake out? Chris Rock talks about the various phases of his career. Michael Ian Black read up about …

Dave Chappelle did the liner notes for Prince and will be on Letterman

September 25th, 2020


Chris Rock, Eddie Murphy, Prince and Arsenio Hall were out one night when Trump walked in. Speaking of Prince, Dave Chappelle did the liner notes for a Prince re-issue that's out today. He will also be on Letterman's …

Patton Oswalt wants you to Keep Your Distance

September 24th, 2020


Keep Your Distance is the name of Patton Oswalt's upcoming live stream show. Hannibal Buress hits on 17 and costs the table money. Booo. And a very nice obituary for a recently closed comedy club. Plus, you know, late …

Dave Chappelle wins Emmy and tells critics to STFU

September 23rd, 2020


Dave Chappelle told his critics to STFU after winning an Emmy for his heavily criticized special. Everyone now needs to act like they like Schitt's …

Could Spinal Tap be making a comeback?

September 22nd, 2020


Could Spinal Tap be coming back? More about the upcoming season of SNL. Jimmy Kimmel's plans for being back in studio. Late Night ponders not …

Joe Rogan apologizes and a look at last night's Emmys

September 21st, 2020


Joe Rogan apologized for something he said on his podcast, Lorne Michaels talks about the returning cast on SNL, Schitt's Creek cleaned up at the …

Improv Everywhere's fake U2 Concert

September 20th, 2020


I've been laughing about this for a few days. That time Improv Everywhere held a fake U2 rooftop concert.

Chris Rock on racism, blackface and why he didn't join the protests

September 19th, 2020


Chris Rock talks racism and blackface, Hannibal Buress on playing parking lots. Vinny Pastore has a new podcast. Ron White is way richer than I realized.

SNL has a new Joe Biden and it's...Jim Carrey?

September 18th, 2020


Saturday Night Live will have a new permanent Joe Biden in Jim Carrey. Jimmy Kimmel gets ready for the Emmys. Adam Sandler does something funny for a change.

Chris Rock talks about performing at Dave Chappelle's shows

September 17th, 2020


Chris Rock talks about performing at Dave Chappelle's shows. South Park takes on the pandemic. Jon Oliver's Last Week tonight won some Emmys. Jon Stewart fights the good fights.

A Joe Rogan moderated Presidential Debate? Who says no? Trump says yes!

September 16th, 2020


Who isn't excited about the idea of Joe Rogan moderating a debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden? Jon Oliver gets picked up for three more years. The Late Night hosts have lots of hilarious Vegas jokes. And sounds …

Jerry Seinfeld and Chuck Schumer walk into a comedy club

September 15th, 2020


Jerry Seinfeld and Amy Schumer's cousin Chuck showed up to support the Save Our Stages Act. Dice is selling his Vegas pad where he would hang out …

Sarah Cooper talks about Milli Vanilli

September 14th, 2020


Sarah Cooper on Milli Vanilli. Ricky Gervais postpones tour dates. The late night shows have lots of Bob Woodward jokes. Jim Gaffigan chimes in about Trump.

Race and the Second City

September 13th, 2020


The New York Times takes a deep dive on some of the issues Second City is said to have had with race.

Iced Tea at Joan Rivers' house

September 12th, 2020


Johnny Mac worked with Joan Rivers and got to know her a little bit.  Some old stories today.

How comedy came back after September 11, 2001

September 11th, 2020


The late night shows weigh in on Trump not wanting to create panic. Bert Kreishcer and Jay Leno have new TV gigs. A look back at how comedy came back after 9/11.

Kevin Hart to host new version of the old Jerry Lewis Telethon

September 10th, 2020


Late Night weighs in on the fires, Kevin Hart will take over as host of the MDA Telethon, Just For Laughs announces some performers for the virtual festival in October, Borat 2 is reportedly already filmed!

Joel McHale says a Community movie isn't coming soon #sixseasonsandamovie

September 9th, 2020


Bad news for #sixseasonsandamovie, Joel McHale says while everyone wants to do a Community movie, it isn't coming soon. Johnny Mac burns off another slow news day with Lego Seinfeld and the great John Boyega-Michael …

Dave Chappelle appears on Big Sean's new album

September 8th, 2020


It's a slow news day off the long weekend. Dave Chappelle is on Big Sean's new album. John Oliver and the Danbury Mayor are mixing it up. And some leftover articles about Beth Stelling and Hannah Gadsby. If you're …

Remember when Ricky Gervais was in a New Wave band? Really.

September 7th, 2020


A look back at Ricky Gervais' days in his New Wave band Seona Dancing. Also a look at Ricky's love of dogs, and some dog saving beer!

Whatever happened to stand-up? Variety's 10 Comics to Watch

September 6th, 2020


First up a breeze through some sitcoms recommended by Good Housekeeping, then a look at Variety's 10 Comics to Watch makes Johnny Mac wonder whatever happened to stand-up? I'll be out back smoking a cigarette with Dave …

The party scene on the set of Caddyshack

September 5th, 2020


Caddyshack celebrates its 40th anniversary in 2020, and it sounds like it was quite the party.

Conan O'Brien welcomes your cardboard cutout

September 4th, 2020


Conan O'Brien would like to fill his audience. Ted Alexandro releases another special. Sebastian Maniscalco is selling his house. Chris D'Elia …

The Michelle Obama comedy special starring Kevin Hart

September 3rd, 2020


Michelle Obama is the driving force behind a comedy special to be hosted by Kevin Hart. Beth Stelling thinks she may have recorded the last comedy special before the pandemic. Jamie Foxx returns to TV sitcoms.

Tom Segura's likes Coffee, not so much Pumpkin

September 2nd, 2020


Jimmy Kimmel plans his return, you could own some Dolemite recordings, Tim Minchin is awesome and you should check out his comedy, and Tom Segura is …

Jim Gaffigan: What I have learned since I lost my mind

September 1st, 2020


Jim Gaffigan, in a lengthy Facebook posts, follows up on his tweet storm from Thursday night and some of the threats he has gotten. And no, he …

Jim Gaffigan returns to twitter: how did it go for Jim?

August 31st, 2020


Jim Gaffigan returned to twitter and nope he didn't say he was hacked or that he had too much ice cream or any other backpedal - he's committed to …

Trevor Noah on the NBA, Trump, and wow Trevor really has made The Daily Show his own

August 30th, 2020


Trevor Noah has done a great job making The Daily Show his and making us stop thinking about whatshisname that hosted the show before him. Trevor talks about the NBA protests and Trump reminding him of African …

The Day After: Jim Gaffigan goes silent

August 29th, 2020


Jim Gaffigan didn't seem to be on twitter on Friday (at least not at time of this recording) - but we hear reactions from Patton Oswalt, Chris Titus, …

EMERGENCY POD: @JimGaffigan twitter MAJORLY goes off on Trump and his followers!!

August 28th, 2020


A tweet storm from @JimGaffigan (definitely from the account, apparently from the guy) went off on Trump, his followers, trolls and former Notre Dame …

Seinwars: @StandUpNY stays on offense!

August 28th, 2020


The gang at the @StandUpNY social media account zing Jerry Seinfeld, meanwhile the club is putting on outdoor shows all over New York City with plans to do even more! Iliza Schlesinger joins the Drive-In Tour movement. …

Seinwars: Is Jerry Seinfeld 'just not a nice guy'?

August 27th, 2020


The owner of the Stand Up NY comedy club says Jerry Seinfeld is always welcome but "“It’s known in the comedy industry. He’s just cold and arrogant. …

Bryan Callen announces new podcasts

August 26th, 2020


John Oliver gets zinged by the mayor of Danbury, Sam Bee's dream guest, Bryan Callen's new podcasts and Rob Schneider's cardboard cutouts at Pirates games

Jerry Seinfeld goes all NEW YORK IS NOT DEAD in New York Times op-ed

August 25th, 2020


Wait? Can I get Jerry Seinfeld to talk about this podcast? Yeah Jerry New York City IS dead, and Seinfeld wasn't funny! James Altucher posted on LinkedIn that new York City was in big trouble, and Mr. Seinfeld didn't …

Tosh.0 canceled! And Run Funches on Joe Rogan and Dave Chappelle

August 24th, 2020


In a shocker, Comedy Central un-renews Tosh.0 which had had a FOUR season pickup. Ron Funches talked about going on Rogan and what he thought of Chappelle's special. Jimmy Fallon's writers continue their great summer …

Rob Delaney talks about his vasectomy

August 23rd, 2020


Sam Jay talks about working with Eddie Murphy on SNL. Rob Delaney on his vasectomy. Brian Regan on Las Vegas. Rob Schneider on Seattle. Larry the Cable Guy's new(-ish) friend. Johnny Mac's Grammy Awards rant....and the …

Jim Belushi on his new career and his brother John Belushi

August 22nd, 2020


The Hollywood Reporter had a long and absolutely fascinating with Jim Belushi which touched on Jim's new career growing cannabis, and Jim shared some …

Sarah Cooper, Ron Funches, John C. Reilly, Calamari and the quest for an episode title

August 21st, 2020


Calamari makes for some great Late Night jokes. Sarah Cooper gets another deal. Ron Funches' new show sounds terrible. Drunk History canceled. Ted Lasso renewed. John C Reilly takes off with Moonbase 8.

The late night hosts react to the Democratic National Convention

August 20th, 2020


Beth Stelling and James Veitch have new specials. Hasan Minhaj's Patriot Act is canceled. Ton Green on the haters. A look at the SNL Vault. And A.P. …

Fast Times with Brad Pitt, Jennifer Aniston, Jimmy Kimmel, Dane Cook and more!

August 19th, 2020


This table read of Fast Times at Ridgemont High is getting more interesting with Brad Pitt, Jennifer Aniston and Jimmy Kimmel now among those joining Sean Penn and Dane Cook. Jim Breuer doesn't like the new normal. …

Was Louis C.K. heckled at Chappelle's Show?

August 18th, 2020


Reports are that Louis C.K. wasn't all that well received when he showed up at one of Dave Chappelle's concerts in the park. Maya Rudolph discusses …

Bert Kreischer's tour of Drive-Ins

August 17th, 2020


Bert Kreischen talks about touring Drive-in Theaters. Dane Cook in a table read of Fast Times at Ridgemont High, will be be Spicoli? The Fresh Prince …

The ridiculous things women comedians have to put up with

August 16th, 2020


The Guardian wrote about the ridiculous things that women in comedy are forced to deal with. Also, is Standup Comedy Art?

The black characters on Seinfeld

August 15th, 2020


A really good article took a look at how Seinfeld used its black characters.

How Ricky Gervais is like Hitler

August 14th, 2020


Hey Ricky is the one who said it! Find out what Ricky and Hitler have in common. Meanwhile Weird Al, Jimmy Fallon and Lin-Manuel Miranda will do a show together at the Lucille Ball Comedy Festival. Beth Setlling;s …

Robin Williams Biden jokes resurface...but there are twists!

August 13th, 2020


Joe Biden picks Kamala Harris to be VP opening up a new line of jokes for the Late Night hosts. Republicans dust off a Robin Williams' Biden joke from 2009 and Robin's daughter Zelda shoots back. A new doc about Robin …

Louis CK attends Chappelle's Show

August 12th, 2020


Louis CK was the latest famous comedian to show up at Chappelle's Shows in the park. Is Dave working on a Netflix special? HBO is working on a George Carlin documentary. Larry Wilmore gets a generically defined Late …

Sam Jay's new special is really terrific!

August 11th, 2020


Nikki Glaser on doing late night without an audience. Pat McGann on Chicago audiences. Kevin Hart's project turns 3. You should watch Sam Jay's new …

Why you shouldn't make out at Jim Gaffigan concerts

August 10th, 2020


Jeff Foxworthy is selling his stuff! Jim Gaffigan on outdoor shows. the New York Comedy Festival cancels, but the Jersey City Comedy Festival is on!

Norm Macdonald's new dating app?

August 9th, 2020


I can think of no better way to pick up chicks than using Norm Macdonald's new dating app. Are Bob Newhart and Axl Rose friends? John Cleese on what he wants his legacy to be.

Jeff Foxworthy on cancel culture

August 8th, 2020


Jeff Foxworthy discusses cancel culture and rednecks, Hannah Gadsby on whether or not she hates comedy, Jim Gaffigan on Canda, Sebastian Maniscalco …

Who's The Boss and Ren and Stimpy to return!

August 7th, 2020


Both Who's The Boss and Ren and Stimpy are returning! Isaac Butterfield will not apologize for a joke. The Moontower Comedy Festival announces big …

Did a comedian go too far with a joke about Christchurch terror attack?

August 6th, 2020


Star Trek: Lower Decks debuts. Some details emerge about HBO's Summer Comedy festival and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Johnny Mac answers listener mail. A horrifying look at Fox's The Moody's, the Denis Leary sitcom …

Jay Pharaoh on finding punchlines in the pain

August 5th, 2020


Pat McGann on working with Sebastian Maniscalco. Marc Maron on working with Lynn Shelton. Jay Pharaoh talks about being mistakenly detained by …

Joan Rivers new material box set is coming

August 4th, 2020


Comedy Dynamics will release a box set of unreleased material from Joan Rivers. Craig Robinson gets a Peacock sitcom. A review of John Cleese's Hope show, and a night out at Zanie's.

Bert Kreischer on doing comedy in drive-in theaters

August 3rd, 2020


More with Bert Kreischer about his tour. Titus (the show) is back. Samantha Bee talks about the speed of the news cycle. What the Emmy telecast will look like. Trump tries to move the elections nd Jimmy Fallon's strong …

60 years of The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart

August 2nd, 2020


The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart turned 60! It was the first comedy album to hit #1 on Billboard. Plus Solar Opposites, drive-in shows and more …

Back To The Future

August 1st, 2020


Jim Gaffigan talks about working clean. How Indiana Jones ripped off Back To The Future. Tammy Pescatelli on cancel culture. John Cleese on Why …

Michael Che wasn't trying to make a statement

July 31st, 2020


Che says he just wanted to tell some jokes, but it turned into something more.Joe List will stream his new special on Comedy Central's Youtube Page. Bert Kreischer is making bank on his drive-in shows but Johnny Mac …

Variety Pack of Dave Chappelle, Hannibal Buress, Kyle Kinane and Yakov Smirnoff news

July 30th, 2020


A good review of Hannibal Buress' special feeling out of time. Samantha Bee on if comedy can affect politics. A Ren & Stimpy documentary! More …

Dave Chappelle's guests: Chris Rock and Jim Carrey

July 29th, 2020


The Dave Chappelle concerts in the park continue to crush - Chris Rock showed up in person and they Zoomed in Jim Carrey. Sebastian Maniscalco pays it forward. The Emmy monitions are out - who else is on team What We …

What would The Office starring Jim Gaffigan been like??

July 28th, 2020


Jim Gaffigan says he doesn't watch many sitcoms but he was a fan of the British The Office. Tammy Pescatelli and Ian Karmel talk about not being able to do shows. Andy Samberg's plan for getting everyone back to work.

Why I handed Regis Philbin a hundred dollars

July 27th, 2020


Johnny Mac hands Regis Philbin a hundred dollar bill to hut him up in a friendly way   Some comedy special and podcast recommendations (watch Jack …

How Jim Gaffigan picks the menu for Dinner With The Gaffigan's

July 26th, 2020


Jim Gaffigan's process for picking menus for Dinner With The Gaffigan's.  A not-funny statement from Jimmy Carr confuses Johnny Mac.  And Person. Woman. Man. Camera. TV makes for Late Night Fun.

A review of Jim Gaffigan's new special

July 25th, 2020


Jim Gaffigan's new special is out, and so is Kyle Kinane's. Netflix bails on Chris D'Elia. Your favorite daily comedy news podcast celebrates its anniversary today!

Dave Chappelle visits Kanye West

July 24th, 2020


Dave Chappelle checked in on Kanye West to see if he's doing OK. Which comedian has Trump been watching? John Cleese on cancel culture.  Conan …

Why Ricky Gervais wants to be fed to the lions

July 23rd, 2020


It may have been opposite day as Jimmy Fallon's writers outclassed whoever fed Stephen Colbert his jokes. Ricky Gervais on why he'd like to be fed to …

Steve Carrell's comedic slump

July 22nd, 2020


Vulture wrote about Steve Carrell's recent comedic slump.  The BBC has a cool new series featuring stand-ups.  Ricky Gervais rememberers where he …

Trevor Noah asks Why Are You At Disney World Dumbass

July 21st, 2020


Trevor Noah with some jokes about Disney World reopening.  Colin Jost didn't run his book by Lorne Michaels nor NBC. Seems like the 30 Rock special …

The time Jimmy Buffett rescued a surfing Colin Jost

July 20th, 2020


Man if you ever have a surfing incident like Colin Jost you better hope Jimmy Buffett shows up with a knife.  I still can't get over this story. …

Review: The Oral History of The Office Podcast

July 19th, 2020


The new The Oral History of The Office Podcast is slow and takes itself far too seriously.  Meanwhile, is Stephen Colbert right that Lunar Lander was …

Are we about to lose Che and Jost on Saturday Night Live Weekend Update?

July 18th, 2020


Colin Jost talked about maybe leaving SNL. But if you're from the New York City area you have to be jazzed about Uncle Floyd steaming old episodes of …

Could Dave Chappelle's July 4 concert come to Netflix?

July 17th, 2020


Dave Chappelle's July 4 concert was filmed. and Donnell Rawlings thinks it could come to Netflix.  Ricky Gervais talks Free Speech. Nick Cannon …

Michael Che and Trevor Noah get new shows

July 16th, 2020


Nick Cannon loses a gig, Jim Carrey's show gets canceled (he had a show?), the The Office podcast isn't so groovy, John Hamm is rebooting Fletch for some reason, Michael Che gets a show and Trevor Noah will play video …

Stephen Colbert reveals we ran a long con on Trump lol

July 15th, 2020


The Late Night shows are back and hilariously goofing on Trump's mask and the Washington NFL team. Johnny Mac asks for reviews and gets them, but are they what he wanted?

Why Ricky Gervais isn't sure The Office would be made today

July 14th, 2020


Ricky Gervais isn't sure The Office would even be made in today's cancel culture.  Plus some good jokes about Disney World re-opening.

How Mitch Hedberg built his fanbase one fan at a time

July 13th, 2020


Some great tweets by @shawcroft share insight into Mitch Hedberg's self-made career. Kumail Nanjiani is ripped. Patton Oswalt did a set with his eyes closed. J-L Cauvin almost gave up comedy.

Is A Thousand Words a lost Eddie Murphy classic movie?

July 12th, 2020


Johnny Mac sets out to discuss the best comedic performance of all time...but that goes sideways and winds up clearing out some leftovers.

A millennial reviewed Jim Jeffries' new special and didn't enjoy it

July 11th, 2020


Today a review of a review of Jim Jeffries' new special. And what is the best comedic performance of all time?

The one with Rudy Giuliani and Sacha Baron Cohen in a pink bikini

July 10th, 2020


Netflix talks about Chappelle's 8:46, Trevor Noah says he was horrible his first two years, Sacha Baron Cohen tried to prank Rudy Giuliani but Rudy …

News hodgepodge: Ricky Gervais, Jim Gaffigan, Kevin Hart, Jimmy Kimmel, Andy Samberg

July 9th, 2020


Is Jimmy Kimmel Jimmy Kimmel's best writer? The evidence.  Ricky Gervais supports #FurFreeBritain. Jim Gaffigan released a trailer. Kevin Hart celebrates his birthday on a yacht. Andy Samberg talks adjustments to …

The scene at Dave Chappelle tapings, John Mulaney to Comedy Central

July 8th, 2020


The Office is getting another oral history but this one sounds like it might be too "corporate" for lack of a better term. Jay Mohr promises a really good special.  Comedy Central gets a makeover including John …

Sebastian Maniscalco working on a TV show about his father

July 7th, 2020


Yes Hannibal Buress' special is still up. Jim Jeffries has one out today. Sebastian Maniscalco is working on a TV show about his dad. Brendan Schaub and Bryan Callen test positive for COVID-19. Jimmy Carr got hair …

Louis CK announces new audio series

July 6th, 2020


Louis CK has a new audio series that's not a podcast. Maz Jobrani has a new album coming. Comedy Dynamics will shoot some Drive-In specials this week. Kenan Thompson on reactions of those he impersonates.  Johnny Mac …

Recommendations: Comrade Detective and Travel Man

July 5th, 2020


Two shows you should watch are Comrade Detective on Amazon and Travel Man on Hulu.  

Ricky Gervais and Kumail Nanjiani on those who don't get the joke

July 4th, 2020


Ricky Gervais and Kumail Nanjiani discuss the ins and outs of Ricky's material...and who exactly is in the audience at Ricky's shows?  Meanwhile Tom Papa is really into bread. Like really into bread. And if you're in …

A Chaturbate Sitcom. Joe Rogan's hair, and the Chinese Zodiac Comedians

June 28th, 2020


No it's not a Carnac's actually three topics.  Chaturbate is making a sitcom because reasons.  Joe Rogan talks you out of getting hair plus.  And Part 2 of what comedian fits your sign of the Chinese Zodiac. …

So you were riffing Jimmy Kimmel jokes when suddenly...

June 24th, 2020


So there you are, goofing on Jimmy Kimmel taking the summer off, and suddenly you're in way over your head. Meanwhile, Action Park gets a TV series, …

Jim Gaffigan did not tour North Korea but does have a new special

June 18th, 2020


Your host misspeaking makes for a good hypothetical Jim Gaffigan bit...we're getting a new special from Jim.  Or is it two specials?  David Cross and …

Jon Stewart news! Plus Late Night crushes Trump's' walk down the ramp

June 17th, 2020


A really fun episode - first up two minutes of the Late Night hosts making ramp jokes. Then Jon Stewart's take on the state of things.  Oh and 30 Rock is returning, maybe this time it will be funny. And did a news …

Why Space Force is taking on the Space Force

June 16th, 2020


Hannibal Buress will release a new YouTube special July 3. Mark Normand has a 10 minute set from 2020 posted. Jay Pharaoh has a scary incident with …

BONUS: Dave Chappelle dropped new special 8:46 free on YouTube

June 12th, 2020


On today's main episode I mentioned Dave Chappelle had been filming pop-up shows.  He has dropped a new 27 minute special titled 8:46, available now on YouTube.

Dave Chappelle has been doing small pop-up comedy shows

June 12th, 2020


Dave Chappelle has been doing small pop-up shows in Ohio, with plenty of very topical timely material.  Netflix removes more shows over use of blackface.  COPS was canceled and the late night shows have good jokes about …

Jim Gaffigan's new set is up on Youtube

June 11th, 2020


Jim Gaffigan has posted a new 13 minute set on Youtube. Little Britain gets taken off Netflix and BBC over the use of blackface.  Judd Apatow is working on a George Carlin documentary!

Bill Burr was all over the place on The Bill Simmons Podcast

June 10th, 2020


Bill Burr was on Simmons and it was like listening to your grandfather talk about sports - the AFL, the 1950's Football Giants hockey fights from the 1970s...then Goodfellas, Climate Change....and yet …

Why Bill Burr will still root for Tom Brady

June 9th, 2020


Bill Burr says he will still root for Tom Brady. John Mulaney is pals with Pete Davidson but doesn't plan to get any tattoos.  A takedown of Jimmy …

I can't believe the comedians agreed to this

June 8th, 2020


There's a new comedy competition and a lot of comedians of note have signed's what that is stunning. Also, a look at how well Space Force is doing.

Jim Gaffigan to perform at drive-in theaters

June 4th, 2020


Roy Wood Jr. helped with the cleanup in Birmingham.  Michael Che discusses his Black Lives Matter segment from his 2016 special. Brooklyn Nine-Nine's cast donated $100,000 to the National Bail Fund Network.  Jim …

Jimmy Fallon speaks at length about the blackface sketch

June 3rd, 2020


Comedian reactions to the protests  Bert Kreischer announces a tour of drive-in theaters. Jimmy Fallon speaks at length about the blackface sketch.

John Krasinski tries to spin the Some Good News sale

June 2nd, 2020


John Krasinski says that he would be too busy to continue with Some Good News...ok but then why sell it? Just don't make it. Conan O'Brien does …

Comedian reactions to an ugly few days in America

June 1st, 2020


Some reactions from Sam Morill, Conan O'Brien, Tim Dillon, Ronny Chieng, Gabriel Iglesias, Trevor Noah, Kumail Nanjiani, John Cleese and Jimmy Kimmel …

Community Season 6

May 31st, 2020


A look at Community Season 6 (the Yahoo season).  Do Frankie and Elroy add?  Was the finale good?  Yes, yes it was.  #sixseasonsandamovie

Who are your Legends of SNL?

May 30th, 2020


Kevin Nealon, David Spade and Rob Schneider were scheduled to do a show as the Legends of SNL.  Are they legends of SNL or just really solid SNL cast …

Jamie Foxx sticks up for Jimmy Fallon over blackface sketch

May 29th, 2020


Jamie Foxx took to social media to defend Jimmy Fallon over the sketch which Foxx says was not blackface. Space Force debuts today.  A better watch might be Ramy season 2. Johnny Mac finally watched Hannah Gadsby's …

Jimmy Fallon is sorry about the blackface

May 28th, 2020


Jimmy Fallon says, "In 2000, while on SNL, I made a terrible decision to do an impersonation of Chris Rock while in blackface. There is no excuse for this.  I am very sorry for making this unquestionably offensive …

Joe Rogan says podcasting is all freeballing

May 26th, 2020


Joe Rogan gets a profile in the New York Times where he talks about the freedom of podcasting.  Amy Schumer's son's middle name is no longer's why. Jeff Ross roasts a COVID-19 patient. Jon Stewart and …

John Krasinski's Some Good News to lose what made it cool

May 25th, 2020


John Krasinski's Some Good News moves behind the paywall for a CBS All Access version without John Krasinski.  Can't we have anything nice?  David Spade worries about the future of Comedy Central.  Jon The Robot …

Space Force is not The Office In Space

May 24th, 2020


Steve Carrell says not to expect Space Force to be The Office In Space.  Jerry Seinfeld thinks Andy Kaufman could have been a good Kramer. Quick hits …

David Bowie Stand Up Comedy

May 23rd, 2020


As Ed Schrader tells it: "about ten years ago I made this comedy recording of me pretending to be David Bowie doing Stand Up for a Charity event. …

When Joel McHale knew he wasn't making the NBA

May 22nd, 2020


Mythic Quest drops a new bonus Quarantine episode today.  Joel McHale (#sixseasonsandamovie) knew he wouldn't make the NBA when he played someone who …

John Mulaney to do House Hunters

May 21st, 2020


John Mulaney, Natasha Leggero and Whitnet Cummings will be on the cringe titled House Hunters: Comedians on Couches.  Joe Rogan is taking his talents …

Steve Carrell reveals more about Space Force

May 20th, 2020


The Late Night hosts brought their A-game with Trump vs. Obama. Steve Carrell tells us more about Space Force. B.J. Novak has another series in development, no not the one from last week, another one. Adam Sandler has a …

The devastation in Mark Maron's voice

May 19th, 2020


Take a listen to Mark Maron's Monday podcast when you're done here, its absolutely devastating.  Is peak Comedy Central now in the past? George Lopez …

The Community table read was Streets Ahead

May 19th, 2020


The cast of Community reunited for a table read and it was Streets Ahead!  How great to see Joel McHale, Allison Brie, Gillian Jacobs, Donald Glover, …

The Community table read is today!

May 18th, 2020


Today's the day the cast of Community's table read will be streamed. #sixseasonsandamovie.  The cast of Spongebob Squarepants will be doing their own table read. Mythic Quest will have a bonus Coronavirus themed episode …

The move comedians need to borrow from George Carlin

May 16th, 2020


George Carlin had a certain way of arranging his sets.  Ricky Gervais says he is fine at home  Jerry Seinfeld doesn't think he will do Zoom comedy.  Celebrities make a Weird Al Eat It video for some reason.  Hank Azaria …

Why does Jim Gaffigan plan to GAIN weight? The answer....

May 15th, 2020


Jim Gaffigan announces he plans to GAIN weight. There is a new doc coming out about John Belushi, not Jim Belushi who Johnny Mac once woke up at home.  What did Tom Segura say that annoyed wrestling fans and what's …

is The Community movie actually happening?

May 14th, 2020


#SixSeasonsAndAMovie: Dan Harmon's comments make it sound like Community could return in some form. Separately, Danny Pudi talks about late season …

A Slack channel for The Office?

May 13th, 2020


Someone must watch Bob's Burgers because it got renewed.  There's a Slack channel for The Office.  Was Eddie Murphy funny on the Feeding America special?  Hannah Gadsby's trailer for her new special is out. And …

John Krasinski reunited The Office cast

May 12th, 2020


John Krasinski had (just about) everyone from The Office on his video podcast including  Steve Carell, Jenna Fischer, Ed Helms, Ellie Kemper, Mindy Kaling, Rainn Wilson, B.J. Novak, Angela Kinsey, Brian Baumgartner, …

Community to return? We are getting closer!

May 11th, 2020


#sixseasonsandamovie!  The cast of Community - Donald Glover included, plus Joel McHale, Danny Pudi, Alison Brie, Gillian Jacobs, Ken Jeong, Jim Rash …

Trevor Noah stays on his A-game ridiculing Donald Trump

May 10th, 2020


Eddie Izzard will headline a benefit for Doctors Without Borders.  The Office's B.J. Novak gets a new show.  Another take on Jerry Seinfeld's new special, and Trevor Noah continues to crush.

Disagreeing with some takes on Ricky Gervais and Jerry Seinfeld

May 9th, 2020


An article analyzing Ricky Gervais' career is not the way I see things (Afterlife is great!!!!)....nor do I agree with an article reviewing Jerry Seinfeld's new special.  It's a disagreement episode, and one in which I …

Jimmy Kimmel with an all-time roast of Trump

May 8th, 2020


Jimmy Kimmel with an absolute mic-drop on Trump. Jim Gaffigan will play Toronto Mayor Rob Ford!  Mr. Show is reuniting!  Keegan-Michael Key did a …

Is Seinfeld done with Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee?

May 7th, 2020


It sounds like Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee may be finished for good.  And Jerry Seinfeld may not be back on stage for quite a while if we have reduced capacity in clubs.  Jessica Kirson has a Mother's Day online …

Jerry Seinfeld doesn't feel very funny right now

May 6th, 2020


The New York Times caught up with Jerry Seinfeld who does not feel very funny right now.  Will Ferrell joined in a Seattle Seahawks video conference and did his Will Ferrell thing.  Trevor Noah is paying his crew …

Jerry Seinfeld, Patton Oswalt and Hannah Gadsby make for good Netflix this month

May 5th, 2020


Netflix has a big May.  New Jerry Seinfeld special up now, later this month new specials from Patton Oswalt and Hannah Gadsby, plus the debut of Steve Carrell's Space Force.   Meanwhile, that comedy fundraiser this …

Have Bill Burr and Dave Chappelle influenced the next generation of comics?

May 4th, 2020


Dave Chappelle and Bill Burr are great, but do they have comedy disciples the way Richard Pryor has?  Marc Maron on coping with the shutdown.  Jay Leno has been making masks for first responders.  Ricky Gervais talks …

Deep Diving USA Today's 60 comedy TV shows for quarantine time (Part 2)

May 3rd, 2020


USA Today suggested 60 Comedy TV Shows to watch during Quarantine, and Johnny Mac comments on them, including Key & Peele, Modern Family, American Vandal, Fleabag, The Good Place, It's Aways Sunny, Atlanta and Big …

Deep Diving USA Today's 60 comedy TV shows for quarantine time (Part 1)

May 2nd, 2020


USA Today suggested 60 Comedy TV Shows to watch during Quarantine, and Johnny Mac comments on them, including Broad City, Community, Cougar Town, Friends, Seinfeld, What We Do In The Shadows, 30 Rock, Brooklyn 99, Glow, …

Greg Daniels' new sitcom debuts

May 1st, 2020


Upload is the newest from Greg Daniels. Given his ties to The Office, Parks & Rec, The Good Place and more, seems worth checking out.  Zach Braff talks about his Scrubs Pod and wait, he has a Guest House?  Scrubs …

Is Daniel Sloss right that the bottom 75 percent of comics are the worst?

April 30th, 2020


Daniel Sloss spoke with Vulture, and he thinks the Top 10% of U.S. Comics are THE BEST, then there's 15% that are really good...and the other 75% are …

Is The Daily Show finally Trevor Noah's?

April 29th, 2020


Has Trevor Noah escaped the long shadow cast by Jon Stewart?  Trevor has been on fire, and Comedy Central has expanded the show to 45 minutes.  Tim Dillon and Kumail Nanjiani kill it on the tweets. Life long friends …

Comedians: Don't Drink Bleach!

April 28th, 2020


Ricky Gervais, Colin Jost and Michael Ian Black all have good lines about Trump's latest cure.  Another day, another benefit show, this one with Will …

Ricky Gervais says if you don't like his comedy you can leave

April 27th, 2020


Ricky Gervais on how you can't please everyone in comedy.  Mike Schur on the art of creating sitcoms.  Cameron Esposito got Zoombombed.

You should be watching Community #sixseasonsandamovie

April 26th, 2020


Hopefully you are (re-)watching Community!  Today a few thoughts from Johnny Mac about the show, and a look at some of the guest stars. John Oliver, …

Parks and Rec to return for one episode!

April 25th, 2020


Parks and Rec will be back for a one-off episode fundraiser. Amy Poehler, Rashida Jones, Aziz Ansari, Nick Offerman, Aubrey Plaza, Chris Pratt, and Rob Lowe all return.   Joe Biden doesn't want Louis CK's money!  Will …

Larry the Cable Guy vs. Bette Midler

April 24th, 2020


Larry the Cable Guy drops character and swings back at Bette Midler.  Jerry Seinfeld drops a James Bond styled trailer for his new special.  Another fundraiser announced featuring Eddie Murphy, Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, …

Strong words from Louis CK's ex

April 22nd, 2020


Fiona Apple has some strong words about Louis CK.  Ricky Gervais was on Conan and says that he isn't the jerk people think he is - he isn't his characters.  And the comedy hill Greg Proops is willing to die on. Also …

A preview of J-L Cauvin's new album Fireside Craps: The Deuce

April 20th, 2020


Much thanks to @JLCauvin and @YouLuckyDogProd for hooking up a preview track from Cauvin's upcoming album Fireside Craps: The Deuce, available for …'s Best Female Comics Of All Time

April 19th, 2020


From Alii Wong to Joan Rivers, has a list of the Best Female Comics of All Time.  Johnny Mac takes a look.

Louis C.K. reportedly donated $30,000 to Comedy Cellar staff

April 18th, 2020


Louis C.K. has reportedly donated $30,000 to a GoFundMe started by Mike Birbiglia.  Michael Che, Dave Attell, Jim Norton, Michelle Wolf, T.J. Miller, …

Joe Rogan says he's testing guests for Coronavirus

April 17th, 2020


A shocking story about Sebastian Maniscalco's cousin.  In a conversation with Chris D'Elia, Joe Rogan says he's tested negative for Coronavirus, and that he's testing his guests.  Marc Maron's plan to help other …

What Marc Maron's days are like now

April 16th, 2020


How is Marc Maron passing the time?   Decider didn't like Chris D'Elia's special.  Ricky Gervais is always looking out for animals in need. A drive in stand-up comedy show in Anchorage. Tweets from Yannis Pappas, Taylor …

Ricky Gervais doesn't want to hear about how hard life is at your celebrity mansion

April 15th, 2020


Ricky Gervais is tired of hearing from celebrities quarantined poolside at their mansions.  Weird Al has a ton of alternate lyrics fior White & …

Is Louis C.K. out of comedy jail?

April 14th, 2020


Is Louis C.K. out of comedy jail?   Moshe Kasher on crowd work.  Cameron Esposito on writing a book vs. writing for the stage.  The Atlantic savages Quibi.  And an interesting take on the pre-recorded Saturday Night …

Jim Gaffigan criticizes the government response

April 13th, 2020


JIm Gaffigan tweets about the Federal Government's response.  Make Birbiglia tweets "We should never stop talking about how this isn’t even remotely …

Here's how to get a free Brian Regan album

April 12th, 2020


Here's how to get a free Brian Regan album.  And let's catch up on stories from Taylor Tomlinson, Tammy Pescatelli and Michelle Wolf.

A new Jerry Seinfeld Special coming to Netflix

April 11th, 2020


No filler podcast this Saturday! We've got BIG NEWS! Some big announcements came out Friday including new specials from Jerry Seinfeld and Patton Oswalt.  Oh and Amy Schumer is getting a cooking show because reasons.

Saturday Night (Live?) to return with new episode tomorrow!

April 10th, 2020


Saturday Night (Live?) returns this week with a new episode.  Decider breaks down Larry the Cable Guy's new special.  And there's a big Weird Al article!    Today's episode is brought to you by Podcorn

Who would have been on Hillary Clinton's Comedy All Star Team

April 9th, 2020


Michael Moore wanted Hillary Clinton to utilize a Comedy All-Star Team including Amy Schumer, Chris Rock and Bill Maher.  She passed.  Plus cool …

Kimmel, Colbert and Fallon to do joint special

April 8th, 2020


The well loved funny Vic Henley has died.  Lots of famous comedians react.  We hear from Jim Gaffigan, Dave Attell, Larry the Cable Guy and others. …

Joe Rogan says he can't vote for Biden, Larry David says Bernie Sanders should drop out

April 7th, 2020


Larry David thinks Bernie Sanders needs to drop out of the Presidential race.  Joe Rogan says he can't vote for Biden.Lin-Manuel Miranda and the cast of Hamilton sings on John Krasinski's show.  JFL Montreal is …

Larry the Cable Guy calls in

April 6th, 2020


Larry the Cable Guy's new special Remain Seated is out on Comedy Dynamics tomorrow.  Larry and John talk about how LCG approaches crafting a new hour, and what comedy might look like when the world gets back to normal. …

A new special from Louis CK and a new podcast from John Mulaney and Nick Kroll

April 5th, 2020


Louis CK released a new special on Saturday.  John Mulaney and Nick Kroll have a new podcast, but it may not be what you wanted. Johnny Mac catches …

Weird Al: Seriously

April 5th, 2020


Are Weird Al Yankovic's songs trying to make a statement?   Lily Hirsch is the author of Weird Al: Seriously ( and joins Johnny Mac for a total Nerd Out about all things Al. In this book, for the …

Six Seasons and a Movie: Community!

April 4th, 2020


With Community now on Netflix, Johnny Mac riffs on one of his favorite shows until his wife kicks him out of the podcast studio turned family work-office.

The Core 4 of The Office

April 3rd, 2020


The daily recap of comedian tweets, George Wallace should just drop the mic and walk-off with this one.  Some cool insight into the Core 4 of both …

A message from Larry David

April 2nd, 2020


A round-up of comedian tweets including Stephen Colbert, Tim Dillon, Kumail Nanjiani and Pete Correale. There is a new Scrubs re-watch podcast with …

Mindy Kaling vs. The Recipe People

April 1st, 2020


Cops raid a comedy club...but there's nobody there!  Mindy Kaling ticks off the recipe people!  Mark Normand has some great jokes.  And quick hits abut Taylor Tomlinson, Cameron Esposito and Jim Norton. The Weird Al and …

John Krasinski and Steve Carrell reunite!

March 31st, 2020


John Krasinski started an internet show about good news, and his first guest is Steve Carrell.  There's been a lot of The Office around lately (and that's a good thing!)  Artie Lange says not to worry about him.  And a …

Mitch Hedberg Origin Stories

March 30th, 2020


A look at some of Mitch Hedberg's origins as told by his family and friends in a wonderful article in Mitch passed away on March 30, …

The AV Club's list of Obscure Simpson's Characters

March 29th, 2020


The AV Club has a list of Obscure Simpsons Characters...Lemonade?  Pleeeeze.

Edgar Wright's Top 100 Comedies

March 28th, 2020


Edgar Wright made a list of his personal favorite Top 100 Comedies.  So if you need something to do for the next 200 or so hours, now you can't say you're bored.    

Laugh Aid: with Bill Burr, Marc Maron, Patton Oswalt, Dane Cook and more!

March 27th, 2020


A bunch of comedians are putting together Laugh Aid!  The SEO friendly list includes Ray Romano, Iliza Shlesinger, Howie Mandel, Nikki Glaser, Bill Burr, Marc Maron, Patton Oswalt The Sklar Brothers , Tom Papa, Bert …

How Marc Maron is coping with Social Distancing

March 26th, 2020


We start with Coronavirus Tweets From Comedians.  Marc Maron explains how he's coping with the social distancing.  Netflix announced an Ed Helms thing and an Iliza Schlessinger thing.  And more talk about The Office. …

The Office oral histories

March 25th, 2020


A look at a few oral histories of The Office.

Ian Abramson's home-brew Saturday Night Live

March 24th, 2020


Seems like Ian Abramson had a cool idea and did a good job executing it...but it's kind of gone.  Cameron Esposito has a new book.  Taylor …

The Lennon and McCartney of comedy: David and Seinfeld? Yeah!

March 23rd, 2020


The National Review has a fantastic article nailing it: David and Seinfeld are the Lennon and McCartney of Comedy. And the daily roundup of Comedians Tweeting About Coronavirus and how they are coping.

Watch Ryan Hamilton's special on Netflix right now!

March 22nd, 2020


Johnny Mac is late to the party but wow @RyanHamilton's special Happy Face (on Netflix now) is amazing and John's favorite special of 2020 so far (Maron's is great, and Ronny Chieng's Dec 2019 is great too).  Other than …

The Comedians are starting to get bored

March 21st, 2020


By the time you read this all comedians will be hosting podcasts (they were already anyway), live streaming talk shows on Instagram, starting movie watching pods with their significant other..and one has a Google Doc …

Norm Macdonald raises the Coronavirus bar

March 20th, 2020


Norm Macdonald slayed doing a set about Coronavirus.  @FunnyCostaki is a comic you should pay more attention to.  Louis CK's been hanging round the …

Some innovative social media experiments by Comedians

March 19th, 2020


A must-read from @RoyWoodJr how Coronavirus will devastate comedians.  @SteveHofsteter starts the Social Distancing Social Club on YouTube, @JimGaffigan starts dinner with the Gaffigans, @JoshGad starts Story Time, …

Did The Simpsons predict Coronavirus?

March 18th, 2020


Did The Simpsons predict Coronavirus? Probably not, but one scene can be forced to make it work.  Colbert broadcasts from his tub, and a roundup of …

Advice for hunkering down from Ricky Gervais

March 17th, 2020


Ricky Gervais has some advice for us in this time of social distancing.  Kathleen Madigan's favorite place for Guiness in the USA.  Anthony DeVito's father is not Danny DeVito.

The Chicago Comedy Scene was hopping despite Coronavirus

March 16th, 2020


The Chicago clubs say they had good crowds this weekend!  And a look at how Steven Wright crafts jokes.

Cruise Ship Comedian discusses her Coronavius Quarantine

March 15th, 2020


SFGate has a must read with Kristin Key about her experiences in quarantine for Coronavirus exposure.  Kristin was working as a comedian on the Grand Princess.   Meanwhile, Crocodile Dundee is back and Jim Jefferies …

Coronavirus and the short term future of comedy

March 14th, 2020


If there are no crowds, what do comedians do? A list of what's been canceled so far.  Also, an interesting set from Joel Kim Booster, Jamie Foxx has a new Pixar movie, and Brian Regan makes the million miles club.

Coronavirus canceling major comedy shows

March 13th, 2020


Jon Stewart's Night of Too Many Stars won't happen as planned. Adam Sandler and other comics begin to cancel dates.  @harrisoncomedy with some great plots for Seinfeld's Coronavirus episode.  Louis CK keeps getting good …

Deeper Diving on the Netflix Comedy Festival

March 12th, 2020


Gotta hand it to Netflix, the lineup for the Netflix Is A Joke Comedy Festival (that whole "is a joke" thing is a terrible name btw) is super …

Kathleen Madigan's Cheeseball

March 11th, 2020


Is "Is Kathleen Madigan's Cheeseball" a good episode title?  I don’t know but it's a very odds and ends day of Daily Comedy News.  The funniest comedian in Cleveland? Plus an accidental Beth Stelling/Jeff Foxworthy …

Did Louis CK tape a new special?

March 10th, 2020


Did Louis CK tape a new special on Sunday night?  John Oliver mad at a company in India.  Johnny Mac teaches you how to do Pete Correale, Jeff Foxworthy and Mitch Hedberg, not that he is any good at doing them, bro. …

Coronavirus starts to affect comedy

March 9th, 2020


The Coronavirus forces SXSW to cancel.  Natasha Leggero cancels a show so she can stay home with her child during the Coronavirus warnings.  The Kids In The Hall are Back!  Kevin Hart teaches us about money. Johnny Mac …

Taking a look at the Top 20 most highly rated Netflix Comedy Specials

March 8th, 2020


A look at the top 20 comedy specials on Netflix with the highest Rotten Tomatoes scores.  How does Dave Chappelle not have 100?  And why do people …

Marc Maron is part of the Marvel Universe but couldn't book Spider-Man

March 7th, 2020


In a recent comic book, Marc Maron got out-hustled by J. Jonah Jameson who was able to book Spider-Man on Jameson's podcast.  But now that Maron is in the MCU, what can we do with the possibilities? Meanwhile, Johnny …

Sticking up for SiriusXM Raw Dog Comedy, and sticking up for Larry the Cable Guy

March 6th, 2020


Johnny Mac has two soap-boxes out today. One, the importance and influence of SiriusXM's Raw Dog Comedy circa 2004-2013.  Then, why all the digs at Larry the Cable Guy?  Plus, SXSW announces their comedy festival …

John Mulaney crushed Saturday Night Live

March 5th, 2020


It's been a busy week for comedy, but Johnny Mac wants to talk about how awesome the John Mulaney episode of Saturday Night Live was.

Ricky Gervais' favorite beer...and pig charity

March 4th, 2020


Johnny Mac gives you some tips about attending comedy festivals.  Ricky Gervais picks a charity on behalf of a beer he found tasty.  Jeff Foxworthy did not say the things you think he did.

Netflix announces Chappelle, Letterman, Hart, Burr, Rock, Seinfeld at huge comedy festival!

March 3rd, 2020


Wow, what a huge comedy festival announced by Netflix.  Dave Chappelle, David Letterman, Chris Rock, Jerry Seinfeld, Bill Burr, Jamie Foxx, Sarah …

Who are the Top 16 comedians Bert Kreischer plans to have at his party?

March 2nd, 2020


We find all about the Tracy Morgan Award for Excellence in Rehabilitation Nursing which is a thing somehow in its third year.  Bert Kreischer teases an amazing party.  Rob Riggle is looking for Atlantis.

Marc Maron's take on Coronavirus

March 1st, 2020


Marc Maron has a new special and has quick thoughts on Vice President Pence being the Coronavirus Czar.  Then Johnny Mac tells you all about a show he has ZERO interest in seeing (no offense) and a Netflix special he's …

John Mulaney to play Mayor Pete in a movie?

February 29th, 2020


John Mulaney talked about playing Mayor Pete in a movie, but it was kind of confusing.  Why Bert Kreischer doesn't wear a shirt.  And a comedy show …

Was Pete Davidson forced to apologize?

February 28th, 2020


Was Pete Davidson forced to apologize that time on Saturday Night Live? Jim Norton gets a great compliment from Ozzy Osbourne.  And some silly ideas …

Mitch Hedberg and the Missing 10 Minutes

February 27th, 2020


An amazing article tells the story of a night out to see Mitch Hedberg, and the ten minutes of the set missing from Mitch's CD. Link to article:

Why Hank Azaria will stop voicing Apu on The Simpsons

February 26th, 2020


Hank Azaria tells the New York Times why he decided to stop voicing Apu on The Simpsons.  Mitch Hedberg seems to be in the zeitgeist.  Jimmy Kimmel gets emotional at the Kobe Bryant memorial.

Louis CK gets a standing ovation on-stage

February 25th, 2020


USA Today has a pretty strong review of Louis CK's recent show.  Go back and listen to my Louis CK commentary from over the weekend if you missed that.  Hannibal Buress talks about laying in the NBA All Star Game. …

Why Mitch Hedberg slowed down

February 24th, 2020


Mitch Hedberg had begun speeding up his delivery.  Here's why.   Also, Eddie Izzard is running 28 marathons in 28 days!  John Cleese comments on Trump.

Finally, the Trevor Noah story

February 23rd, 2020


The Trevor Noah is good but not THAT good that Johnny Mac mentioned it for two days.  Oh yeah, the FRIENDS reunion is official.  And a fun story from T.J. Miller.

Revisionist Louis CK history

February 22nd, 2020


Was Louis CK's behavior OK?  NO.  But to suggest that he has lazy comedy and wasn't being compared to George Carlin is quite revisionist.  Brad …

Daniel Tosh is able to #CancelHouston

February 21st, 2020


Daniel Tosh had a funny tweet storm about the Houston Astros.  Tom Segura will do two Netflix specials, one will be Tom Segura En Español.  Cool …

Coronavirus Comedian Canned

February 20th, 2020


A cruise ship comedian escaped Coronavirus quarantine, and now seems to have lost his job. The White House Correspondent's Dinner announces a new comedian host. Kevin Hart announces some stuff, what else is new.  Johnny …

Mitch Hedberg's Notebook

February 19th, 2020


A look at some of the jokes Mitch Hedberg had written in his notebook.  Johnny Mac tells the story of how Mitch's posthumous album Do You Believe In Gosh came to be.

Has Tom Papa been zip-lining?

February 18th, 2020


Man it's a good thing Tom Papa has three minutes ready to go in case anyone ever asks him about zip-lining in an interview.  Brian Posehn talks at length about The Mandalorian.  And a serious look at the art of Adam …

Funny Presidents and Funny Presidential Impressions

February 17th, 2020


Was Will Ferrell's Bush the best presidential impression of all time? How about Darrell Hammond's Clinton?  Chevy's Ford?  Discuss!

Rolling Stone's Top 50 Stand-Up Comics of All Time (25-1)

February 16th, 2020


In 2017, Rolling Stone made a list of the Top 50 Stand-Up Comics of All Time.  Johnny Mac weighs in with some commentary on numbers 25 through 1, and …

Rolling Stone's Top 50 Stand-Up Comics of All Time (50-26)

February 15th, 2020


In 2017, Rolling Stone made a list of the Top 50 Stand-Up Comics of All Time.  Johnny Mac weighs in with some commentary on numbers 50 thru 26.

Dave Chappelle not involved in shooting that didn't even happen

February 14th, 2020


My favorite story today is a bizarre report that Dave Chappelle was not involved in a shooting that didn't happen at all, and wasn't at his house. …

Joe Rogan and Dave Chappelle touring together!

February 13th, 2020


Whoa, Dave Chappelle and Joe Rogan are doing comedy shows together.  A funny Coronavirus subway prank.  Mitch Hedberg's notebook.  How interpreters do sign-language for stand-up comedians.

Ricky Gervais' great Oscar rips, and Trump misses the Curb joke

February 12th, 2020


Huzzah, the comedy gods responded to my prayers and once again there is comedy news!  Ricky Gervais got off some good lines that are still funny even when it's Johnny Mac delivering them.  Meanwhile, Trump misses the …

Quick hits about Dave Chappelle, Jimmy Carr, Brian Posehn, and Gomez from Breaking Bad

February 11th, 2020


Johnny Mac stitches together an episode with quick hits about Dave Chappelle, Jimmy Carr, Brian Posehn, and the guy who played Gomez on Breaking Bad.  Wait, what?

Chris Rock crushes it at The Oscars

February 10th, 2020


Chris Rock crushed it at The Oscars, and Dave Chappelle explains how he got into the #YangGang

Gilbert Gottfried on his absence from recent Comedy Central roasts

February 9th, 2020


Gilbert Gottfried spoke to Vutlure about not being invited to recent Comedy Central roasts.  Hari Kondabolu discusses his rules for talking about …

On Tom Papa's Netflix special you won't be able to unhear this

February 8th, 2020


The thing you won't be able to unheard on Tom Papa's Netflix special.  More Friends reunion rumors. Michael McIntryre gets a Netflix special. John …

Ari Shaffir's troubles go mainstream

February 7th, 2020


Well, the Ari Shaffir / Kobe Bryant snowball keeps rolling, now it's reached article level in the New York Times.  Brian Posehn's new album sounds …

Kevin Hart and John Travolta in Die Hart!

February 6th, 2020


Kevin Hart and John Travolta are teaming up for Die Hart!  How Tom Papa became friends with Jerry Seinfeld. The difference between Ron Burgandy and …

From Dave Chappelle to Brad Pitt: Politics in the comedy news

February 5th, 2020


Lots of mix between comedy and politics this week, from Dave Chappelle supporting Andrew Yang to Brad Pitt getting off some Brexit jokes. And more …

Can Louis C.K. come all the way back? Plus, Taylor Swift vs. Nikki Glaser

February 4th, 2020


The New Yorker has an interesting article about Louis C.K.'s life on the road.  Can he make it all the way back?  Nikki Glaser apologizes to Taylor …

Joe Rogan endorsed Bernie Sanders, Adam Sandler gets more Netflix

February 3rd, 2020


Oh goodie, Adam Sandler will get to make more hilarious movies for Netflix.  Joe Rogan has endorsed Bernie Sanders.  Jim Carrey's favorite Stooge.  

How John Mulaney spends Sunday, John Oliver becomes U.S. Citizen

February 2nd, 2020


John Oliver is now an American Citizen.  John Mulaney on how he spends his Sundays.  Comedians who are good at crowd work.

Super Bowl Comedy Preview

February 1st, 2020


Rob Riggle on how he'd run the Chiefs offense.  Boston comedians will sell you cars. Bill Murray is back for more Groundhog Day. Craig Gass tries to …

Advice for Ari Shaffir, and a new book from Jerry Seinfeld

January 31st, 2020


Ari Shaffir explains his attempt at Kobe Bryant humor.  Kevin Hart and Jason Statham might make movie.  You'll watch.  Jerry Seinfeld has a new book.

Why Jim Gaffigan is heading to Philadephia

January 30th, 2020


Gosh that's such a clickbait headline.  He's filming his comedy special there.  Also, Johnny Mac updates his Comedy Power Rankings, the Russians are listening (hi Vlad!) and whatever else we didn't get to this week.

Kobe Byrant's death was foreshadowed by comedy show

January 29th, 2020


Single topic today about doing comedy in times of tragedy.  Johnny Mac talks about his experiences at SiriusXM, and from there an old Comedy Central …

Will Andy Samberg host The Oscars?

January 28th, 2020


Joe Rogan weighs in on Megxit.  John Stewart and Steve Carrell team up again for a movie.  Gabriel Iglesias at Wrestlemania?  Will Andy Samberg host the Oscars?

Pete Holmes says he told Obama daughter to STFU

January 27th, 2020


Pete Holmes told a funny story on Conan.  Susie Essman has had enough with this PC crap.  Terry Jones had one more project in the works.  Your host …

Seinfeld: What else does Jerry have on his bookshelf?

January 26th, 2020


In a previous episode of @dcnpod (Seinfeld: does Jerry have porn on his bookshelf?) Johnny Mac took a look at Jerry's interesting VHS collection. …

What was Comedy Central's Worst Idea? This was...

January 25th, 2020


Comedy Central did THE MOST ANNOYING PROMOTION OF ALL TIME involving Awkwafina.  John Mulaney opens up to Colbert.  Miek Birbiglia says that's not …

Terrible advice to Eddie Murphy from Rodney Dangerfield

January 24th, 2020


Rodney Dangerfield gave Eddie Murphy some terrible advice.  Patton Oswalt is in some new Marvel something M.O.D.O.K. No sitcom for Nate Bergatze. A sitcom for Jim Jefferies. And hello to my friends in Russia!

Remembering Terry Jones...and his Top 11 Monty Python sketches

January 23rd, 2020


Terry Jones of Monty Python fame has died.  A look back at his persona favorite Python sketches, and what the other Python's had to say after learning of Jones' passing.  

Seinfeld: Does Jerry openly have porn on his bookshelf?

January 22nd, 2020


Ode To Desire?  Rug Burn? Easy Love? What exactly is in Jerry's VHS collection on Seinfeld?

Will Ferrell on a dry spell?

January 21st, 2020


I'm sure Will Ferrell won't care about my opinion...but its been a  Meanwhile, Hank Azaria will no longer voice Apu on The Simpsons.

Ben Bailey and Bruce Springsteen's Rock Star Lunch

January 20th, 2020


Ben Bailey tells a story about Bruce Springsteen walking in and ordering lunch...with some sides...meanwhile Ted Cruz comments about the Late Night hosts.

Is Better Call Saul a comedy?

January 19th, 2020


If it starts Bob Odenkirk and makes us laugh, is Better Call Saul a comedy?  Julia Louis-Dreyfus is the glue to Seinfeld, and Johnny Mac is still …

News from Ricky Gervais, Kevin Hart, Jim Gaffigan, Adam Sandler and Kevin Hart!

January 18th, 2020


ABC did a lost job promoting a Richard Pryor special.  Tina Fey gets a new show. Plus news from Jim Gaffigan, Ricky Gervais, Adam Sandler and Kevin Hart.

Lots of new sitcoms announced

January 17th, 2020


Does Seinfeld's Jerry have a porn collection?  Brad Williams did something super stupid.  Several new sitcoms coming from Amy Poehler, Mindy Kaling, …

The Rock Says he has a new sitcom, and Jim Gaffigan eats a garbage plate

January 16th, 2020


The Rock says, in an announcement, he has a new sitcom.  Jim Gaffigan was hungry and got a restaurant recommendation.  Talkin Pops is a new podcast about Parks & Rec.  Johnny Mac is a big Bob Hope fan.

Dave Chappelle officially joins the #YangGang

January 15th, 2020


Dave Chappelle formally announces he's in the #YangGang and will do two concerts on behalf of Andrew Yang's campaign!  Joe Piscopo weighs in on Shane Gillis-gate.

Kevin Hart, Chris Rock, Adam Sandler...and the #YangGang

January 14th, 2020


No it's not a super-group, Kevin Hart, Chris Rock, Adam Sandler...and the #YangGang are four different news stories in today's comedy news.

Deep diving a Ricky Gervais interview

January 13th, 2020


Johnny Mac takes a second look at an interview Ricky Gervais did with The Hollywood Reporter and love's Ricky's POV on people being offended, and the …

The best Meghan Markle and Prince Harry jokes from twitter

January 12th, 2020


There were some fine Megxit jokes on Twitter.  George Lopez catches the attention of the Secret Service.  Comedians LOVE Jessica Kirson.

Ricky Gervais responds to the haters

January 11th, 2020


Ricky Gervais responded to the haters via twitter.  Larry David has good advice that was ignored by the New York Jets GM.  Ronnie Chieng gives me a reason to use #YangGang.

Meghan and Harry jokes, plus Eddie Murphy sightings

January 10th, 2020


Meghan and Harry's departure made for some good jokes by Trevor Noah.  A Prince Harry musical is coming in February.  And Eddie Murphy is said to be "sneaking into clubs" but I will tell you what that really means. …

A preview of SF Sketchfest

January 9th, 2020


SF Sketchfest may be the coolest comedy festival of them all and it kicks off tonight with quite a lineup.

A whole lotta Dave Chappelle news...and Ricky Gervais' reaction to the reactions

January 8th, 2020


Dave Chappelle's Mark Twain Awards special aired and we learned a few things.  Aziz Ansari told a great story about Dave and Magic Mushrooms.  Will …

Ricky Gervais' 24 hours after the Golden Globes

January 7th, 2020


We follow Ricky Gervais to the afterparty, then to the streets, then check the ratings and then find out if he's a Vegan.  Meanwhile, George Lopez …

Ricky Gervais slays at the Golden Globes!

January 6th, 2020


Ricky Gervais crushed it at the Golden Globes.  A look at some of his best rips, and quick flyover of the comedy winners...but the big story here is …

Cheese and Onions: a look back at the genius of Neil Innes' work on The Rutles

January 5th, 2020


Shortly after learning of Neil Innes' passing, Johnny Mac recorded this episode looking back at Neil's work on The Rutles.  Cheese & Onions, the …

Dave Chappelle and Netflix' Top 10 Comedy Specials of 2019

January 4th, 2020


Netflix issues its list of the Top 10 Comedy Specials of 2019 - yeah of course the list includes Dave Chappelle, Kevin Hart and Bill Burr...but Ken Jeong?  You didn't see that coming.

Ricky Gervais on returning to The Golden Globes - its not for the money

January 3rd, 2020


Ricky Gervais doesn't care about the money, but his agent doesn't want him to say that. An interesting review of Chris D'Elia's Chicago concert.  Adam Sandler hangs out with Brad Pitt.  Rob Gronkowski ruins Steve …

A custom Bill Burr Star Wars: The Mandalorian action figure?! Cool.

January 2nd, 2020


Who wouldn't want an action figure of Bill Burr's character Mayfield from Star Wars The Mandalorian?   Second City distances themselves from Jason …

Mr. Bean turns 30 and Ken Jeong joins the #YangGang

January 1st, 2020


It's a quiet New Year's Day.  Mr. Bean made his debut on this date in 1990.  Ken Jeong supports Andrew Yang #YangGang.  Eddie Murphy reflects on some of his early work which has not aged well.

Thoughts on 2020 from Kevin Hart, Jim Gaffigan and Jenny Slate

December 31st, 2019


John Cleese reacts to the passing of Neil Innes.  Jim Gaffigan, Kevin Hart and Jenny Slate all share their thoughts on 2020.  And a few TV shows for you to watch on New Year's Eve.

Neil Innes, the "7th Python" and Ron Nasty from The Rutles has passed away at age 75

December 30th, 2019


Neil Innes, the "7th Python" and Ron Nasty from The Rutles has passed away at age 75.  Neil contributed songs to Monty Python and the Holy Grail, and …

The forgotten Beverly Hills Cop TV Show that featured Eddie Murphy

December 30th, 2019


On the December 26th episode, Johnny Mac took a look at Eddie Murphy's IMDB and saw a listing for a Beverly Hills Cop TV Show!  Wait, what?  Did that happen?  Well yeah...sort of....

That time John Mulaney told Comedy Central that Dave Chappelle was gone

December 29th, 2019


John Mulaney shared the story of the time Dave Chappelle took off for Africa and John The Intern got to tell the Comedy Central bosses.  A Ricky …

Ricky Gervais with wise words about words

December 28th, 2019


A comedy troupe is firebombed.  Ricky Gervais has wise words about how some words are losing their meaning.  Ronnie Chieng loves Bill Burr.  Joel Kim Booster with TMI.  It's a quiet Saturday for Comedy News.

Team Cosby fires back at Eddie Murphy

December 27th, 2019


After Eddie Murphy's joke about Bill Cosby on last week's SNL, Mr. Cosby's publicist released a lengthy statement that you're just gonna have to hear to believe.   Hashtag Far From Finished.  Uh oh.

Eddie Murphy's IMDB

December 26th, 2019


Oh sure we all remember 48 Hours and Beverly Hills Cop but boy Eddie Murphy has some real clunkers on his IMDB.   Robert De Niro and Eddie Murphy did a buddy cop movie?  Apparently.

No Dave Chappelle on The New York Times list of the Best Comedy of 2019?

December 25th, 2019


Bill Burr, Amy Schumer and Aziz Ansari get mentioned...but hey what about that Dave Chappelle guy?

An Office Reboot? Pam says no thanks, Angela says yes

December 24th, 2019


Jenna Fisher, Angela Kinsey and Ellie Kemper discussed a reboot of The Office...Jenna isn't interested, but Johnny Mac argues that actually makes things easier if Jim and Pam aren't in it!   Rob McElhenney and Charlie …

Comedians: Don't say Merry Christmas or HR will give you a warning

December 23rd, 2019


Whitney Cummings told Conan that after wishing a co-worker a Merry Christmas, she got a visit from HR.  Chris Tucker hooked up some kids with …

Eddie Murphy Returned to SNL (Spoilers/Review)

December 22nd, 2019


Eddie Murphy returned to Saturday Night Live in an absolutely triumphant appearance, bringing back several classic characters.  This episode …

Gumby? Buckwheat? Mr. Robinson? What characters will Eddie Murphy bring to SNL tonight?

December 21st, 2019


Eddie Murphy is returning to Saturday Night Live tonight.  Will he do Gumby? Buckwheat? Mr. Robinson?  Let's take a look back at those and some of Eddie's classic characters.

Mac and Charlie make a video game sitcom

December 20th, 2019


Chris Gethard puts out an album that will only be funny to people from New Jersey.  The guys from It's Always Sunny announce a new show.  Anthony Atamnuik recreates Trump's letter to Pelosi.  And is there any way a …

The best Star Wars parodies of all time

December 19th, 2019


From Hardware Wars to Spaceballs, from Chad Vader to Blue Harvest, it's a look back at Star Wars parodies as we all get ready to see The Rise Of Skywalker.

Y'all watched 30,000,000,000 minutes of South Park in 2019!

December 18th, 2019


Comedy Central says people watched 30 Billion minutes of South Park in 2019!  Ronny Chieng has some funny thoughts about the New York Knicks vs. the Brooklyn Nets.  Tommy Chong wins the Willie Nelson Award.  One guess …

Bill Burr makes The Mandalorian funny

December 17th, 2019


Bill Burr was pretty funny on Star Wars: The Mandalorian.  The Vacation film franchise spins off The Griswolds.  Mark Curry reportedly accuses Steve …

Some really terrible Adam Sandler movies

December 16th, 2019


With Adam Sandler's performance in Uncut Gems having some people compare him to a YOUNG AL PACINO - what???? - let's take a look back at some really terrible Sandler films.  Jack and Jill anyone?  Pixels?  Chuck and …

Its Always Sunny In Moscow

December 15th, 2019


Yeah, there's a Russian version of It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia.  Let's learn more about Russian Dennis and Mac, and then go further down the …

Kanye West to replace John Christ? Russians disappear a sitcom.

December 14th, 2019


That sitcom starring Ukraine's president aired in Russia...and then disappeared.  The Kremlin had nothing to do with it.  A British comedian made fun of Price William and Kate Middleton.  (Check out sister podcast …

Adam Sandler is being compared to Young Al Pacino

December 13th, 2019


Uncut Gems is somehow a good Adam Sandler film!  Some reviews compare Sandler to a Young Al Pacino.  That's some mighty high praise guys.  Meanwhile, Bill Burr has a new TV show in which he will spotlight up and coming …

Will we see Bill Burr in the Mandalorian this week? Plus Julia Louis-Dreyfus says Jerry Seinfeld can't act

December 12th, 2019


As someone who recently started rewatching Seinfeld from the start (yeah I own the DVDs!) I agree with JLD - Jerry cannot act.  It's very funny though.  Maz Jobrani talks Trump.  Is Bill Burr on this week's Star Wars: …

Bill Cosby Loses His Appeal

December 11th, 2019


DCN tries to keep it fun, but Bill Cosby is too big of a name to ignore and Cosby has lost the appeal of his sexual assault conviction.   In other …

Maria Bamford is back, Reno 911 is back, and Ghostbusters is back

December 10th, 2019


The Golden Globe nominations are out and I am rooted for Barry.  Maria Bamford announces a new special.  Skankfest has quite the impressive lineup of …

Jamie Foxx, Adam Sandler, Tom Hanks and Robert DeNiro sat down for a comedy roundtable

December 9th, 2019


Jamie Foxx, Adam Sandler, Tom Hanks and Robert DeNiro (?) sat down for a comedy roundtable for The Hollywood Reporter.

Steak and Cheese? No. Cheesesteak. Yes.

December 8th, 2019


No, Judah Friedlander is not mocking Trump with his cap.  Reno Collier says conservatives don’t support comedy like liberals do.  Big Jay Oakerson …

The best Star Trek parodies of all time

December 7th, 2019


To celebrate the 40th Anniversary of Star Trek: The Motion Picture, Johnny Mac takes a look at Star Trek parodies including The Restaurant Enterprise, Get A Life, Love Boat: The Next Generation and Futurama's Where No …

Hannibal Buress invents his own comedy festival in Nowhere Mississippi

December 6th, 2019


Hannibal Buress invents his own comedy festival, Brian Posehn is releasing a rock album with guys from Anthrax, Dokken and the actual Weird Al, Andy Samberg and Tina Fey join whatever this Quibi thing is, and John Cena …

Mike Birbiglia and Ronny Chieng on Cancel Culture

December 5th, 2019


Jessica Kirson has wise words about the art of Crowd Work.  Preach Jessica!  Both Mike Birbiglia and Ronny Chieng weigh in on Cancel Culture and …

Dan Soder on cancel culture

December 4th, 2019


Dan Soder weighs in on Cancel Culture.  Ali Wong reportedly gets TEN FIGURES in a Netflix deal (wow).   Jack Black and Jack White finally …

Would you sign a $1 million NDA to see Pete Davidson? I wouldn't

December 3rd, 2019


Prete Davidson is reportedly making fans sign a $1 million non-disclosure agreement to see Pete's show.  No thanks Pete.  In other news, MST3K has been canceled, a Canadian judge fined a comedian $35,000 and Louis CK …

The Racial Draft and The Washington Post's Top 20 Sketches of the last 20 Years Part 3

December 2nd, 2019


The Washington Post did a fun list of the Top 20 Sketches of the last 20 years, and Johnny Mac has some thoughts about them.This is Part 3 of 3, go back and listen to the last two Monday episodes for Parts 1 and 2. …

Attell: The days of booze and strippers are over

December 1st, 2019


Dave Attell told Conan O'Brien that the days of booze and strippers are over.  Maria Bamford didn't like the suggestion that's she's weird, and Brian …

Was SNL's Democratic Debate Sketch funnier than More Cowbell?

November 30th, 2019


During the week Johnny Mac declared that last weekend's Saturday Night Live sketch about the Democratic National debate was "the funniest sketch of the last twenty years."  Oh really?  Lazy Sunday?  More Cowbell?  Will …

Andy Samberg's new cooking show

November 29th, 2019


Andy Samberg has a new cooking show for some reason.  Sam Morill isn't talking about Trump.  Second City turns 60.

Dolly Parton's big tips....for comedy

November 28th, 2019


Happy Thanksgiving Mister Falcon!  Gilbert Gottfried looks back on on the Leno-Conan wars.  Dolly Parton has comedy tips for us all.

NBA Stars Steph Curry and Blake Griffin get comedy shows

November 27th, 2019


Both Steph Curry and Blake Griffin are getting new comedy shows.   The women of Tel Aviv were quite clear about what they don't want to see from Louis CK.   It was a body part. 

Does SNL have a Trump problem?

November 26th, 2019


An article in The Atlantic asks if Saturday Nigh Live needs to fix its first 15 minutes?  Johnny Mac thinks that SNL had one of its best sketches in the last twenty years this week...but that Alec Baldwin's Trump is …

Substitute Teacher and The Washington Post's Top 20 Sketches of the last 20 Years Part 2

November 25th, 2019


The Washington Post did a fun list of the Top 20 Sketches of the last 20 years, and Johnny Mac has some thoughts about them.  Isn't that right A-A-Ron?  This is Part 2 of 3, go back and listen to last Monday's episode …

When is a comedy album NOT a comedy album? Grammy Pontifications.

November 24th, 2019


The Grammy nominations are out, and Johnny Mac not only tells you who should win, but who might win, and who WON'T win - plus he goes off on a rant …

Is Bernie Sanders funnier than MMA fighter Chuck Lidell? Yes.

November 23rd, 2019


I mean don't get me wrong Mr. Lidell, you absolutely crushed it on Spade when you did stand-up comedy, but Bernie Sanders was even funnier this week. …

John Mulaney and the Sack Lunch Bunch, plus Artie Lange's new podcast

November 22nd, 2019


Netflix announced a whole bunch of things including John Mulaney's Sack Lunch Bunch, and a new season of The Degenrates.  Artie Lange announced yet …

Lewis Black and Monty Python on Donald Trump

November 21st, 2019


Kevin Hart has yet another gig, this one a 6 week show on Netflix.  Jim Jefferies wraps his Comedy Central show.  JFL announces their own record label.  Lewis Black, John Cleese and Eric Idle all have strong commentary …

Dave Chappelle shoots hoops with the Lakers

November 20th, 2019


Dave Chappelle was at Lakers' practice and shot some hoops (after giving them a pep talk).  Cedric the Entertainer has a new TV project.  The Washington Post has a long article with Sebastian Maniscalco.  Mad About You …

Is Kurt Braunohler honey?

November 19th, 2019


It's a busy day for comedy news, I think you are the only person who didn't get a new TV show.  Meanwhile, Kurt Braunohler wants to know more about a photo from the early 1980s that he tweeted where he's dressed as a …

More Cowbell and The Washington Post's Top 20 Sketches of the last 20 Years Part 1

November 18th, 2019


The Washington Post did a fun list of the Top 20 Sketches of the last 20 years, and Johnny Mac has some thoughts about them.  More Cowbell!

Thanks Obama! (For getting Eddie Murphy back into stand-up comedy)

November 17th, 2019


In today's comedy news, Eddie Murphy says we have Obama to thank for Eddie's return to Stand-up, a comedian is reportedly suing Netflix, and scientists say science and comedy have a lot in common!

Bill Burr announces lineup for Patrice O'Neal Benefit Show

November 16th, 2019


Another great lineup for the annual Patrice O'Neal Benefit Show features Bill Burr and others, Adam Sandler's acting coach told him to quit …

Eddie Murphy making Beverly Hills Cop 4

November 15th, 2019


Horatio Sanz and Brian Posehn turned up in Star Wars: The Mandalorian, Brooklyn 99 gets renewed for another season beyond the next one, Ricky Gervais …

Tom Segura En Espanol

November 14th, 2019


Tom Segura starts a Spanish language podcast.  Ron Funches is pumped about his new game show Nice One.  Gilbert Gottfried talks about the weird …

Kevin Hart appreciates what really matters - family!

November 13th, 2019


Kevin Hart picked up a People's Choice Award for Best Comedy act.  New specials from Michelle Wolf and Dan Soder.  The Cleveland Comedy Festival is …

How not to get shot and other advice from white a show coming to Comedy Central

November 12th, 2019


Comedy Central picks up D.L. Hughley's How Not To Get Shot, Tiffany Haddish has a new special, a story about how Judd Apatow found out about Pete Davidson from Amy Schumer...and Bill Burr is in Star Wars The Mandalorian …

The list of the best comedians of the 2010s that omits Louis CK, Aziz Ansari or Jon Stewart

November 11th, 2019


Paste Magazine made a list of the Top Comedians of the 2010s. This week as Johnny Mac gets to the end of the list he wonders why no Louis CK, Aziz Ansari, no Jon Stewart?

Maybe Hannibal Buress just thinks Bernie Sanders is old

November 10th, 2019


Hannibal Buress is sparring with the supporters of Bernie Sanders.  Keegan-Michael Key has a new gig as a game show host.  Three, or is it two, shows …

Never Read the Comments

November 9th, 2019


A comedian makes the mistake of reading the comments.  Jessica Kirson is the buzz show at the New York Comedy Festival tonight, and even Henry Cho weighs in on comedy's Woke Wars.

Jim Jefferies Show leaves Comedy Central

November 8th, 2019


Jon Crist has suspended his tour and apologized after she accusations from several women.  Jim Jefferies leaves Comedy Central.  Kevin Hart says he's …

Dane Cook tracks his LPMs and Paul Scheer has career advice

November 7th, 2019


Dane Cook tracks his LPMs.  What the heck is that?  You gotta listen.  Also some career advice from Paul Scheer, and a cute story by Seth Myers.

A look at cool shows at the New York Comedy Festival

November 6th, 2019


With the New York Comedy Festival in full swing (what does that saying even mean?), let's take a look at some cool shows tonight.  Josh Johnson, Zach …

Caroline from Caroline's on how not everyone deserves an hour on Netflix

November 5th, 2019


Business Insider has a great interview with Caroline of New York City's Caroline's Comedy CLub in which she talks about how probably not everyone …

The Top Comedians of the 2010s Part 3: how are Gaffigan and Maron so low?

November 4th, 2019


Paste Magazine made a list of the Top Comedians of the 2010s.   This week as Johnny Mac gets into the 30s some of the list seems Jim …

Study Proves Men Are Funnier Than Women

November 3rd, 2019


A study says men are funnier than women.  Look, I didn't make the study, I just report the comedy news.  Also, Johnny Mac reveals the Comedy Power Rankings!  

Comedy's Woke Wars: Bobcat Golthwaite on Dave Chappelle and Jerry Seinfeld

November 2nd, 2019


In a must-read on Vulture, Bobcat Golthwaite reacts to Dave Chappelle and Jerry Seinfeld's takes on the Woke Wars.  Hannibal Buress is apparently …

Dave Chappelle and Eddie Murphy chime in on comedy's Woke Wars

November 1st, 2019


Dave Chappelle and Eddie Murphy comment on what's being called The Woke Wars.  Meanwhile, Kevin Hart spoke to his fans via Instagram and says he will …

That time Gary Gulman's timing was messed up by The Joker

October 31st, 2019


Gary Gulman has a fun story from the set of The Joker.  Pete Correale's airport troubles.  Hari Kondabolu is from my home town.  Who knew?

Who are Eddie Murphy's comedic influences?

October 30th, 2019


Eddie Murphy was on Colbert and discussed his comedic influences - hint it's someone in a red outfit.   Plus new TV shows for Bobby Moynihan and Ron …

Dave Chappelle wins the Mark Twain Award

October 29th, 2019


Dave Chappelle received the Mark Twain Award, so lo's of talk from Dave and about Dave.  Louis CK emailed his fans.  And there's a hot new comedy club in Los Angeles called Dynasty Typewriter.

How is John Oliver only #14 and how is he ranked ahead of John Stewart?

October 28th, 2019


Paste Magazine made a list of the Top Comedians of the 2010s.   How is John Oliver only at #14 and how do you rank I’m ahead of Jon Stewart?   This week Johnny Mac comments on Paste's #11-20.

Seth Meyers on comedy in the age of Donald Trump

October 27th, 2019


CNN interviewed Seth Meyers about doing late night comedy in the Age of Trump and the accelerated news cycle.  Also a nice interview with The Laugh …

Eddie Murphy to bring back Gumby, Buckwheat and Mr. Robinson

October 26th, 2019


Eddie Murphy was on Kimmel and had big news about his plans for SNL - could be epic.  Did you watch Dolemite yet?  Meanwhile, Shane Gillis returns to …

Demitri Martin reveals why he canceled his tour

October 25th, 2019


In an Instagram Post, Demitri Martin revealed why he canceled his fall tour.  Meanwhile Kathy Griffin takes on a TV News Anchor.

Space Force, Dolemite and the Christian Comedian

October 24th, 2019


Unfortunately Space Force, Dolemite and the Christian Comedian are three topics and not one big thing.  Space Force adds some cast members, Christian …

A Patrice O'Neal Documentary is coming. Finally.

October 23rd, 2019


Over the years I've heard various versions of a Patrice O'Neal documentary being in development.  Well, it looks like Comedy Central and All Things …

Dave Chappelle's surprise shows, new Vince Vaughn, Mike Birbiglia and Lin-Manuel Miranda projects

October 22nd, 2019


Lots of announcements - new projects from Mike Birbiglia, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Vince Vaughn - those are three separate projects but boy I like what you were imagining.  Plus Dave Chappelle announces surprise gigs.

Is John Mulaney the top comedian of the 2010s? Paste Magazine thinks so

October 21st, 2019


Paste Magazine made a list of the Top Comedians of the 2010s.  They have John Mulaney at #1.  What do you think?  This episode takes a look at …

General James Mattis: underrated comedian?

October 20th, 2019


General James Mattis got off some great lines at the Al Smith dinner.  Ray Romano hosted an All Star Benefit, and you can see that show at

What will it cost you to hire Jay Leno for a comedy gig?

October 19th, 2019


So if Colin Quinn cancels a gig and you have to bring in Jay Leno, what will that cost?  The @dcnpod has the answer!   

Busted with a McLovin Fake ID

October 18th, 2019


Oh man imagine being the poor guy busted with a McLovin Fake ID.  Seth Rogan weighs in on that!   Also Jim Jefferies got a new NBC sitcom and Johnny Mac is struggling with the dichotomy between NBC Sitcoms and the Jim …

Mayor Pete talks about comedy's lens via the Joker and Dave Chappelle

October 17th, 2019


Pete Buttegeig comments on the state of comedy in 2019....I found out more about the Trolley Comedy thing from yesterday....and bad news if you like …

Uh oh bad news for comedians!

October 16th, 2019


Bad news for comedians, Netflix is cutting back on the number of their specials.  Kathy Griffin comments on a Trump related video.  Sebastian …

Sarah Silverman's HBO Deal and Nick Offerman's new whisky

October 15th, 2019


HBO gives Sarah Silverman a stand-up special and a late night pilot.  ABC gives Craig Ferguson a new game show. Nick Offerman is selling whisky.  And I heard from the Monty Python guy on the twitter @dcnpod  

A Monty Python themed wedding

October 14th, 2019


Who wouldn't spend 15,000 pounds on a Monty Python themed wedding?  Here's the details.  Nick Kroll talks about season 3 of Big Mouth.  Steve Martin …

Catching up on Gabriel Iglesias, J.J. Walker, Gary Gulman and Eddie Murphy

October 13th, 2019


Gabriel Iglesias revealed why he had canceled a tour.  J.J. Walker talks about the salty language in comedy today.  Johnny Mac checked out Gary …

How to watch Gary Gulman's new special for free

October 12th, 2019


You can watch Gary Gulman's new special for free - HBO posted it on Youtube.  People in West Virginia take things too seriously, and an update on …

Don't hold your breath for that reboot of The Office

October 11th, 2019


It sure doesn't sound like anyone is working on The Office reboot....and there are some very good reasons not to do it.  Meanwhile, Hari Kondabolu is …

Is the Joker an Open Mike comic?

October 10th, 2019


An interesting interview in SF Gate suggests The Joker might be an Open Mike comedian!  Adam Sandler's movie is a love letter to 47th Street in New York City.  Russell Peters is selling a house, and Comedy Central is …

John Mulaney vs. NYC's Mayor! Lisa Lampanelli Imposter arrested!

October 9th, 2019


A jam packed @dcnpod today - John Mulaney is taking shots at New York City Bill de Blasio.  A woman was arrested for impersonating Lisa Lampanelli …

Marc Maron's turn to weigh in on the state of comedy in 2019

October 8th, 2019


On his podcast, Marc Maron reacted to Joker director Todd Phillips suggesting comedy is dead.  Shane Gillis announced his first headlining dates since being fired from SNL.  Artie Lange has a new podcast!

Joe Piscopo's wishy washy Yankees-Twins pick

October 7th, 2019


Joe Piscopo is a Yankees fan but gee whiz those Twins are good too!  Colin Quinn liked Gary Gulman's special, Artie Lane says more announcements …

Andy Dick arrested for groping? Meanwhile Jamie Foxx out dancing. (Unrelated)

October 6th, 2019


Fox News reports Andy Dick was arrested for allegedly groping a ride-share driver...Andy pleaded not guilty.  Meanwhile, Yahoo News is spotting Jamie Foxx out on the town, Jim Gaffigan on parenting, bad news from the …

Is Gary Gulman's The Great Depresh the comedy special of the year?

October 5th, 2019


Gary Gulman's The Great Depress debuts on HBO tonight and some say it's the best special of the year.  Plus, Jerry Seinfeld wins a lawsuit, Trevor …

Marc Maron is in The Joker and Eddie Murphy opens up

October 4th, 2019


The well discussed The Joker is in theaters today and the film features Marc Maron.  Also Eddie Murphy did a length interview with Extra.  Follow …

Anthony Jeselnik on Shane Gillis: basically the worst comedy I ever heard

October 3rd, 2019


Anthony Jeselnik says the controversial Shane Gillis bit was "basically the worst comedy I ever heard."   Plus, there's a new documentary about Ralphie May, and news from Bill Burr and Jeff Dunham.

Jim Breuer on Dave Chappelle and Shane Gillis

October 2nd, 2019


Jim Breuer has some insightful thoughts about both Dave Chappelle and the recent Shane Gillis kerfuffle.  Plus quick hits on Carol Burnett and Ben …

Cheech vs Cheech over coffee

October 1st, 2019


Cheech Marin sues Cheech's Coffee!  Plus more casting news from Spaaaaacccceee Foooorrrrrccccceee.   Follow @dcnpod on twitter. 

Eddie Murphy plans to bring back Buckwheat!

September 30th, 2019


A great article in the New York Times with Eddie Murphy.  Eddie hopes to bring back Buckwheat, Gumby and Mr. Robinson.  Louis CK has a Toronto …

Who crushed at Toronto JFL42?

September 29th, 2019


Checking in on sets from Sam Morill, Emmy Blotnick, Nick Kroll, Tom Henry and Joel Kim Booster at JFL42 in Toronto.  

EXPLICIT. Very Explicit, seriously. Roseanne is on tour with Dice

September 28th, 2019


Warning extreme language and content today for real. Seriously, lots of naughty words, gross descriptions and some ideas I am not crazy about.  Today it's Roseanne and Andrew Dice Clay touring together, and Steve O is …

Ray Romano and a sex robot? You'll watch

September 27th, 2019


HBO Max announced a new series starring Ray Romano and his synthetic partner.  Also, Adam Sandler's new movie looks pretty good, Artie Lange is funny …

Has Roseanne uncovered the vast global conspiracy?

September 26th, 2019


Denis Leary's Comics Come Home fundraiser lineup is great with Bill Burr, Lenny Marcus, Nick Kroll, Steven Wright, John Mulaney and more!  Meanwhile, …

Getting high with Matt Besser

September 25th, 2019


Matt Besser has a new hour and the audience was high.  A new album by Lenny Bruce!  Will Arnett joins a soccer show!  

Wait, Carlos Mencia reviews Tacos on YouTube?

September 24th, 2019


You guys didn't tell me Carlos Mencia rates Tacos on YouTube!!!  John Cleese is not worried about Brexit, Deon Cole gets a Netflix special, and Jeff …

Richard Pyror in a Jaguar with a horse...comedy Emmys...and Shady Richard

September 23rd, 2019


A fun story from Pam Grier about driving down the 405 with Richard Pryor dressed in a bathrobe, and a horse hanging out the window.  A quick recap of the Comedy Emmys.  Bill Hader and Sarah Silverman kinda comment on …

The Guardian's Top 100 Comedians of the 21st Century

September 22nd, 2019


The Guardian put out a list of the Top 100 Comedians of the 21st Century, and even grading it on a Briitsh Curve, it's a curious list.

Shane Gillis back on stage, and Dan Soder gets HBO

September 21st, 2019


Shane Gillis has been back on stage in NYC, what does he have to say about his firing from SNL?  Plus, Dan Soder gets an hour from HBO!

Artie Lange is back on stage...and so is Stormy Daniels

September 20th, 2019


Artile Lange out of rehab and already doing shows!  Stormy Daniels is doing stand-up comedy because reasons.  Between Two Ferns is your Netflix and Chill and Bert Kreischer gets a movie.

Bill Burr, Jim Jeffries Norm Macdonald, Rob Schneider, and Andrew Yang defend Shane Gillis

September 19th, 2019


Bill Burr, David Spade, Jim Jeffries, Rob Schniedier and political candidate Andrew Yang all defend Shane Gillis, plus Kevin Hart reportedly sued for …

James Corden vs. Bill Maher

September 18th, 2019


Bill Maher encourages more fat shaming, and James Corden fight back.  Meanwhile, Conan O'Brien has some sick comedy shows coming with some really great comics.  

Shane Gillis OUT at Saturday Night Live

September 17th, 2019


Shane Gillis' stint on Saturday Night Live is over before it began. Lorne Michaels has put out a statement. Plus, John Mulaney will be playing Henry …

A new podcast about The Office!

September 16th, 2019


Pam and Angela started a podcast about The Office!  South Park won't be leaving....and Hannah Gadsby kinda takes a shot at Jerry Seinfeld. At least no Chappelle today.

The comedian people in Ireland got mad at for stupid reasons

September 15th, 2019


Comedian Josh Pray commented on Irish sports.  He isn't Irish.  Irish people got mad.  This is silly.  Also, the roast of Alec Baldwin is on TV tonight and Michael Rapaport cracked me up defending...Dave Chappelle.  

New SNL Cast member catching heat for using racial slur on podcast

September 14th, 2019


Shane Gillis was announced as a new SNL cast member...then people listened to his old podcasts.  Also Tommy Johnagin has a new comedy pilot, and the …

Jim Gaffigan's turn to defend Dave Chappelle

September 13th, 2019


Well, Dave Chappelle's special surely wasn't boring.  Today it's Jim Gaffigan's turn to defend Dave....SNL has new cast members, and Jon Stewart has a new cause.

Artie Lange out of rehab and looking great!

September 12th, 2019


Artie Lange is out of rehab and will announce comedy dates Friday!  Jerry Seinfeld drops by Brad Garret's Club, and quick notes about Maz Jobrani and Jordan Peele.

Bill Burr comes to Dave Chappelle's defense

September 11th, 2019


Bill Burr with a lengthy defense of Dave Chapelle.  Meanwhile Joel Kim Booster throws serious heat in Dave's direction.  Plus, Sprigsteen, John Oliver and Jon Stewart team up....and a Kevin Hart update via The Rock.

Is Dave Chappelle in the top 10 comedians of all-time?

September 10th, 2019


Dennis Miller says Dave Chappelle is in the Top 10 Comedians of all-time.  Hmmm...Pryor, Carlin....are we including guys like Bob Hope (I …

The Philadelphia Eagles need comedians?

September 9th, 2019


Looks like Sean Hayes had some good rips during the taping of the Roast of Alec Baldwin.  Plus Eddie Murphy updates, a first look at the New York Comedy Festival, and the Philadelphia Eagles are looking for....comedians?

People are still talking about Dave Chappelle

September 8th, 2019


Dave Chappelle's recent special continues to be the talk of the comedy world.  Today's @DCNPod  looks at an article from The Wrap called LGBTQ Comedians Respond to Dave Chappelle’s ‘Sticks and Stones’

Is The Joker a joke thief?

September 7th, 2019


Did the Joker steal his jokes?   Also Jim Jefferies show is back, and Pete Davidson made some coin selling his movie.

Eddie Murphy says he WILL return to stand-up in 2020

September 6th, 2019


The news I have been waiting for since the 1980s!!!  Eddie Murphy will return to stand-up in 2020!  Plus Kevin James has a NASCAR sitcom coming to Netflix...and some more information about Kevin Hart's accident.

Anthony Jeselnik theory that Lorne Michaels helped Trump get elected

September 5th, 2019


Anthony Jeselnik feels like Lorne Michaels may have helped Trump get elected.  Pete Davidson in Suicide Squad? You'll watch.  Jimmy Fallon doing hilarious (?) bits and it's Gallagher's Last Smash.

Joel McHale's custom Penn State set, Jeselnik talks Louis CK

September 4th, 2019


It's a bit of a slow news day....Joel McHale did some custom news I a set at Penn State, Anthony Jeselnik has thoughts about Louis CK's time in …

Wishing the best for Artie Lange

September 3rd, 2019


An update about Artie Lange's rehab, plus which comedian made up the term Booty Call, Ellen sells her house, and Kevin Nealon on breaking character on SNL.

Is Dave Chappelle destined for Comedy Jail?

September 2nd, 2019


Is The Public about to put @DaveChapelle in comedy jail following his most recent special?  Plus quick hits about Aparna Nancherla, Bill Burr and …

Breaking News: Kevin Hart has been hospitalized after major car crash

September 1st, 2019


Kevin Hart was in a serious car crash on Sunday morning, and is hospitalized with "major" back injuries.

A comedy car wash, and Gallagher gets thrown out of a building!

September 1st, 2019


Some silly stories today - Jay Leno tells us what he hasn't revealed for 20 years!!! Don't get too excited, my teaser is better than the story.  Plus, a comedy car wash - AND Gallagher gets thrown out of a building.

Iowa: the new hotbed of comedy

August 31st, 2019


Stories I didn't get to during the week: The National Comedy Center makes the list of The World's Greatest Places, Kevin Nealon has more money than I realized, and the new hotbed of comedy is....Iowa?

The Degenerates Return

August 30th, 2019


Wrapping up a crazy week in comedy, Netflix announced The Degenerates will return, Seth Rogan announced a county fair, and finally, a cool story …

The Best Comedy Festival you have never heard of

August 29th, 2019


.@TigNotaro's Bentzen Ball is the best comedy festival you have never heard of, @Billy_Connolly's movie will be at JFL42, and I finally get around to …

Bad week for Dave Chappelle, Sebastian Maniscalco and Pete Davidson

August 28th, 2019


Wow what a day - people are not digging Dave Chappelle's takes in his new special, did not like Sebastian Maniscalco at the VMAs, or Pete Davidson …

No Problem with Apu

August 27th, 2019


The Simpsons are not getting rid of Apu, Jeremy Piven does stand-up, and Sebastian Maniscalco is intimidated by Anthony Jeselnik!

The one with a Priest, Paul Rodriguez, Clifford the Dog and John Cleese all in one story!

August 26th, 2019


Sebastian Maniscalco hosts the VMAs tonight, Chappelle's new special is out on Netflix....and a story involving a Catholic Priest, Paul Rodriguez …

Has Brian Posehn been to Star Wars Galaxy's Edge?

August 25th, 2019


If a new Star Wars theme park opened you'd imagine Brian Posehn would have been there by now, right?  Also good buzz on Joel Kim Booster as the …

Seahawks announcer Joel McHale? Singapore Comedians Battle!

August 24th, 2019


It's Saturday and all the leftovers from the week!  Joel McHale will be an announcer on the Seahawks game today, two comedians in Singapore have a battle, Andy Richter twitter shames someone, and mentioning Rob …

Amazon and Chill with Alonzo Bodden, and Jim Gaffigan is not sexy

August 23rd, 2019


Here's your Netflix and Chill for the weekend...I will be watching Alonzo Bodden's new special on Amazon Prime...but there are two other comedy specials out there for you to check out...Jim Gaffigan isn't sexy but he's …

Brian Regan works dirty? And Dice is back. He works dirty

August 22nd, 2019


Brian Regan shows a different side of himself on Loudermilk, Dice is back doing club shows, and Gabe Iglesias collects Volkswagen buses!  

Kevin Hart meets The Night Wolf

August 21st, 2019


Kevin Hart is keeping busy, this time with The Night Wolf.  The Rock has a new show, Craig Ferguson has a new memoir and Leslie Jones banned Trump.

Sebastian Maniscalco and John Mulaney loved Lucy and the National Comedy Center

August 20th, 2019


Crank Yankees is back with an All Star it sounds like the Lucille Ball Comedy Festival was awesome, and that John @Mulaney and Sebastian …

Kevin Hart and the top earning comics of the year

August 19th, 2019


Kevin Hart leads Forbes' list f top earning comedians, DCN has the op 10 for you - plus Stephen Colbert does a surprising interview.

Is Donald Trump the best Heckler of all time?

August 18th, 2019


Ben Gleib is running for president and says it will take a professional comedian to defeat Donald Trump.  Plus, Brian Regan on churning out new material.

Tiffany Haddish is sad about Tuca and Bertie!

August 17th, 2019


Oh no, Tuca and Bertie was canceled!  Plus, a funny story from Juston McKinney.

Surprise! New Chappelle special - and what's going on with Andy Dick?

August 16th, 2019


Netflix has surprised us all with news of a new Chappelle special coming out on the 26th...and what is even going on with Andy Dick and this crazy New Orleans story?

Dane Cook, now 47, opens up and gets serious

August 15th, 2019


In a fascinating interview, Dane Cook talks about the evolution of his act, and coming to terms with his self-loathing personality.

Hannibal Buress returns to Miami, Nathan Fielder returns to TV!

August 14th, 2019


Nathan Fielder will be returning to television under a new deal with HBO, Hannibal Buress returned to Miami where he was once arrested, and KeeganMichael Key is in some funny commercials.

Whitney Cummings Instas a Nipple...and Eddie Murphy IS Dolemite

August 13th, 2019


Whitney Cummings accidentally included a nipple in an Insta post...and some folks tried to extort her.  Meanwhile, Eddie Murphy is Dolemite, and Bill …

Kevin Hart's new TV series and Steve Hofstetter's viral video

August 12th, 2019


Kevin Hart has a new TV series, and Steve Hofstetter loves slamming hecklers.

GLOW is back...and will Jim Carrey return to stand-up?

August 9th, 2019


Netflix and Chill this weekend with a new season of GLOW.  Plus, Jim Carrey discusses returning to stand-up.  Will he return?

Why are people mad at Chris Rock for a Bette White related Instagram post?

August 8th, 2019


Chris Rock posts a picture of Bette White on his Insta and people aren't happy....Wesley Snipes joins Coming To America 2....and Amy Poehler weighs in on awards shows without hosts.

Andy Kindler slays Jeff Foxworthy

August 7th, 2019


In Montreal, Andy Kindler had a lot to say about NBC's new comedy show and judge Jeff Foxworthy.  Lots here to unpack.

Whitney Cummings' Sex Robot

August 6th, 2019


Whitney Cummings had a sex robot of herself made.  In other news, Emily Heller is taking a break from stand-up.

Kathy Griffin's visit from the Secret Service

August 5th, 2019


Kathy Griffin speaks about her encounters with the Secret Service...and Jerry Seinfeld is back on tour.

Earthquake's heartbreaking story

August 2nd, 2019


An interview with Earthquake takes an unexpected turn.  Meanwhile Michelle Wolf will no longer do Trump jokes.

Kevin Hart's business tips for other comedians

August 1st, 2019


Kevin Hart has some advice for his fellow comics.  Meanwhile, Rob Schneider has been quite active on twitter for unexpected reasons.

Samuel L. Jackson as Chris Rock's Father? I'm in!

July 31st, 2019


Chris Rock is rebooting the Saw Franchise and Samuel L. Jackson will play his father!  Meanwhile, good news for Nick Kroll!

Norm Macdonald's favorite NBA Player is Tacko Fall

July 30th, 2019


Norm Macdonald has a new favorite NBA Player and it's Tacko Fall!  Meanwhile, we find out if Patton Oswalt is a fan of the 'Skins.

Doug Stanhope's One Star Travel Reviews

July 29th, 2019


Richard Pryor's daughter is running for office, and Doug Stanhope won't be staying at Caesars.

Investment Tips from Hannibal Buress

July 26th, 2019


Andy Kindler's thoughts on how Trump was good for comedy, and financial advice from Hannibal Buress!

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