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7 of the Most Confusing Twists in Comedy History

There’s no shortage of confusing behavior going on in the entertainment industry. At this stage, the job description for becoming a celebrity might as well include something about carrying on in ways that nobody can understand. Comedians are [...]

By Tony Alpsen

Why ‘Family Guy’ Is Slowly Getting Its Groove Back

Back in November, I wrote a piece detailing all the issues I had with Family Guy, the animated Fox sitcom now in its 15th season. I detailed the lack of storylines and careless characterization that have become all too prominent in the show's [...]

By John Hugar

‘The Great Philouza": A Masterpiece of Old-Timey Comedy

"I'm going to the general store! For a phosphate!" The fact that these quaint-sounding words are shouted in anger by David Cross is just one of many funny aspects of "The Great Philouza," a brilliant sketch from a November 1997 episode of HBO's [...]

By Joe Blevins