Tag Archives: Comedy Central

Hillary Makes Broad City Cameo [VIDEO]

Via Rolling Stone: No matter how many delegates Hillary Clinton picks up during Tuesday’s primaries, the Democratic frontrunner will undoubtedly receive a bigger boost among young voters the next night: She’s making a guest appearance episode of Broad City. Comedy Central has released a preview clip of the candidate’s cameo, and — given the extent to which Abbi and Ilana ...

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Larry Wilmore On The Duggar Scandal

(Tipped by JMG reader Mike)

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Epic Stephen Colbert Finale

Stephen Colbert said goodbye to his long-running Comedy Central show last night with an epic star-studded group singalong of We’ll Meet Again. Joining Colbert were Jon Stewart, Henry Kissinger, Katie Couric, Cory Booker, Andrew Sullivan, Alan Alda, Andy Cohen, George Lucas, Cyndi Lauper, Tom Brokaw, Bill Clinton, and about a hundred other folks whom you’ll likely recognize.

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Holiday Episode: South Park

Stereogum recaps: South Park closed out its 18th season with a slew of musical “guest stars” that have generated a lot of criticism and discussion this year. There’s a hologram of Kurt Cobain, performances from Taylor Swift and Iggy Azalea, and Stan’s dad resurfaces as Lorde, again. There are several duets throughout — Azalea performs “A Holly Jolly Christmas” alongside ...

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Colbert: “Self-Professed” Gays Should Send Rep. Steve King Proof Of Gayness

Mediaite recaps last night’s Stephen Colbert show: This past weekend, King told local TV station WHO-TV that these “self-professed” gays could just as easily be straight people “setting up a case” against a business that tries to discriminate them. Colbert recounted that familiar scenario in which someone pretends to come out to their family, then pretends to fall in love, ...

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Colbert To Trump: I’ll Give You $1M If I Can Dip My Balls Into Your Mouth

A teabagging offer for the movement’s king. (Via Andrew Belonsky)

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Young Turks Interviews Bill Donohue About His Boycott Of Jon Stewart’s Show

Bill Donohue: “I have the determination and I have the money. This is going to go on for months.”

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Hackers Hit Catholic League

Bill Donohue is raving that Daily Show fans have hacked the Catholic League site because of his demand that Jon Stewart apologize for insulting the BVM. “A letter was delivered to Steve Albani at Comedy Central notifying him that Jon Stewart has to apologize today or suffer the consequences.”UPDATE: Here’s the photo that blew Donohue’s fuse.

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Colbert Report Suspended

Twitter is buzzing with curiosity over the abrupt and as yet unexplained suspension of the Stephen Colbert Report by Comedy Central. “Due to unforeseen circumstances, the show will air repeat episodes on Wednesday, February 15 and Thursday, February 16,” Comedy Central Senior VP for Communications Steve Albani told POLITICO. Albani would not comment on the specific reasons for the suspension, ...

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RECAP: Rally For Sanity

Today’s Rally For Sanity in DC was an astounding success by most measures, except, ahem, for those of us who only arrived two hours early and still couldn’t get within miles of the stage or Jumbotrons. In fact, most of the time we were too far away to even hear the public address system. On top of that, the Metro ...

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Jon Stewart & Stephen Colbert Plan “Dueling” Rallies For Washington DC

Vanity Fair has the deets: On last night’s Daily Show and Colbert Report hosts Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert, respectively, announced that they would be holding concurrent rallies on the Mall, in Washington, D.C., on October 30. Stewart’s event, the Rally to Restore Sanity, will urge citizens to “take it down a notch for America.” This means, according to the ...

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Christian Groups Launch Preemptive Strike Against Comedy Central’s Jesus Show

Comedy Central is considering green-lighting a proposed animated show about Jesus Christ. And Christian groups are already gearing up for a boycott of advertisers. Via the American Family Association: Christian groups are rising up as a team to oppose a new Comedy Central program that denigrates Jesus. The main character of the animated project is Jesus, who lives in New ...

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Comedy Central Censors South Park

After an American Islamic extremist group issued a YouTube death threat to the creators of South Park, last night Comedy Central censored a portion of a rerun of the controversial episode. This week Muhammad was set to appear again, but was replaced by Santa Claus in a bear suit and the word “CENSORED” was plastered over parts of the episode. ...

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Jon Stewart Vs. Bill O’Reilly

Great stuff as Stewart and O’Reilly take shots at each other and each other’s networks.

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Harold Ford Vs. Stephen Colbert

Guess who wins?

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Gay Zombies Want Your Brain

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South Park Won’t Apologize To GLAAD

Comedy Central has issued a statement in response to GLAAD’s condemnation of last week’s episode of South Park in which characters used the word “fag” dozens of times. “South Park” is famous for tackling controversial subject matter in thoughtful and hilarious ways. This particular episode of the show has been both criticized and applauded within the gay and lesbian community. ...

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Jon Stewart Takes On Huckabee Over Marriage Equality

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Vote For The White Half

On Comedy Central’s new Chocolate News show, David Alan Grier tells racists “just vote for Obama’s white half.” Some funny stuff, but the readers at Huffington Post are split on whether the clip is offensive. If you hate Dave Chappelle, you’ll probably hate this too.

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Equal Rights & Appletinis

HRC head Joe Solmonese appeared on The Colbert Report last night and played “straight” man to Steve Colbert’s usual convolutedly hilarious logic. Here’s Part 1 of Solmonese’s bit. Part 2 will air tonight.

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