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Finding the Humor in Parenting with ‘One Bad Mother’

I’ve been keeping tabs on motherhood for about a year now; out of the corner of my eye, I can see it coming at me sometime in the next few years. It is a strange topic: too serious to bring up casually at parties, and somehow I only hear people [...]

By Laura Marie

Tiffany Haddish Was Ready for ‘SNL’

The best episodes of live television have a nervous excitement to them. People are stoked to be there, on camera, knowing they have the power to cuss but that they’re not going to. Tiffany Haddish, who blew up this past summer from her role in [...]

By Bethy Squires

truTV Orders 10 More Episodes of ‘The Chris Gethard Show’

The Chris Gethard Show is sticking around at truTV. The network announced today that it’s ordered ten more episodes of the Funny or Die-produced series, which will debut sometime in Spring 2018. The new episodes will extend the show’s third [...]

By Megh Wright

Truth in Comedy After Louis C.K.

Louis C.K.’s sexual misconduct calls into question an era of stand-up comedy that he largely defined.

By Jesse David Fox

Inside the Weird but Wonderful World of Comedy Wrestling

If you have ever found yourself at the UCB Theatre in Chelsea at 11:00pm on a Thursday night, you’ve probably witnessed a comedy wrestling match. Since 2006, Upright Citizens Brigade Wrestling, or the UCBW, has nestled these campy and [...]

By April Lavalle