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  1. Comedy Central Will Air Every Episode of ‘Chappelle’s Show’ on New Year’s […]Comedy Central has created the perfect followup to Dave Chappelle’s Netflix standup special debuting on New Year’s Eve. The network announced […]
  2. actually good things
    Watch This Teen Help an Exhausted Runner Win a MarathonTeamwork makes the dream work.
  3. sports
    This Woman Completed a Marathon in 3-Inch HeelsCasual.
  4. Comedy Central Will Air Every Episode of ‘Broad City’ on Labor DaySouth Park isn’t the only Comedy Central series with a big marathon in store ahead of its new season debut. The network announced today that it […]
  5. Comedy Central Will Air an Eight-Day ‘South Park’ Marathon Next MonthComedy Central has a big South Park marathon planned next month that will lead up to its season 21 premiere. The network announced today that […]
  6. love and marriage
    These Runners Got Married Mid-MarathonLots of love on the run.
  7. icons
    The First Woman to Officially Run the Boston Marathon Is Running Again This YearFifty years later, Kathrine Switzer is donning her old bib number.
  8. wellness theories
    Christy Turlington on Baths, Her Old Vitamix, and How She Came to Love Running“You’re not flexible in your body because you’re not flexible in your mind.”
  9. tv marathons
    FXX Is Doing Another Simpsons MarathonIt will kick off at midnight Thanksgiving Day.
  10. FXX’s Next ‘Simpsons’ Marathon Runs from Thanksgiving Day Through December […]In November, FXX will break the record it set in 2014 for the longest-running marathon in TV history when it airs another marathon of The […]
  11. can u not
    Here’s How to Make Running a Marathon Even More God-awfulAdd a slow-moving train.
  12. gilmore girls
    Gilmore Girls Marathon to Air Before RevivalStart brewing your coffee now.
  13. last night on late night
    Margot Robbie’s 24-Hour Birthday Party Sounds Exhausting as HellChampagne and Five Guys and karaoke?
  14. foremothers
    Fifty Years Ago, This Woman Defied the Rules and Ran the Boston MarathonBobbi Gibb changed everything in 1966.
  15. backhanded compliments
    ‘I’m Not Weaker Because I’m a Mom’A two-time Olympian on winning the “mom division” of the marathon.
  16. weddings!
    Overachievers Wed Mid-Race on Valentine’s Day In it for the long run.
  17. ‘Angie Tribeca’ Starring Rashida Jones Will Premiere with a 25-Hour Season […]TBS is taking a very different approach with the premiere of its new comedy Angie Tribeca from Steve and Nancy Carell and starring Rashida […]
  18. group fitness
    How to Fake Running a MarathonBecause I haven’t, and I definitely never will.
  19. Chris Hardwick and Some ‘@midnight’ Friends Are Currently Having a […]This weekend marks the anniversary of the publication of Herman Melville’s Moby Dick, and to celebrate, Chris Hardwick and the team at […]
  20. exercises in futility
    I Am Training for a Marathon. So Why Am I Getting Fat? The link between exercise and weight gain isn’t as clear-cut as we’d like to imagine.
  21. She Ran a Marathon Without a Tampon — and LivedEveryone else freaked out at the sight of menstrual blood.
  22. marathons
    How The Daily Show Progressed From Fart Jokes Into a Lean Satire MachineThe show has changed profoundly since ‘99.
  23. Comedy Central Is Airing a 42-Day ‘Daily Show’ Marathon Online Next MonthYou’re not a hardcore Daily Show with Jon Stewart fan unless you’ve seen every single episode, and thankfully Comedy Central is giving you the […]
  24. exercise
    Marathon Runners Forget How Awful Marathons AreThe memory of the pain fades by the six-month mark. 
  25. VH1 Classic to Air a 433-Hour ‘SNL’ Marathon Starting January 28thThe TV marathon record set by FXX and The Simpsons is about to get one-upped by VH1 and Saturday Night Live. VH1 Classic announced today that […]
  26. Here’s the Full Schedule for FXX’s ‘Simpsons’ MarathonFXX’s complete Simpsons marathon kicks off this Thursday at 10:00am, but it’s important to remember that watching television around the clock […]
  27. FXX Has Made a Darkly Prophetic Teaser for the 12-Day ‘Simpsons’ MarathonThe Simpsons is getting an awesome digital app, live event, and multiple crossover episodes in the coming months, but first up is FXX’s 12-day […]
  28. the simpsons
    FXX to Launch Simpsons Syndication With 12-Day MarathonAfter spending tons of dough on tons of d’ohs.
  29. hahaha
    Lady Creep-Shots ‘Hot Men’ of NYC Half-MarathonCreep shots on the move.
  30. Edgar Wright Programs a Marathon of His Favorite MoviesGearing up for the US release of his new film, The World’s End, filmmaker Edgar Wright (Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz) picked a bunch of his […]
  31. Scott Aukerman Made a Great List of His Favorite ComediesThe AV Club asked Comedy Bang Bang’s Scott Aukerman to create his own 24-hour comedy marathon made up of his favorite movies and shows, and the […]
  32. 2012 new york city marathon
    City Divided Over Whether to Hold a Post-Sandy NYC MarathonA look at the arguments for and against.
  33. Two Human Beings Watched The Simpsons for 86 Hours and Didn’t DieTwo Simpsons fans just won $10,500 each for breaking the Guinness World Record for longest continuous television viewing by watching The […]
  34. tv
    What Marathons to Watch on New Year’s Day, Based on How Hung-over You AreYour head really pounding? Storage Wars. Sober and want to punish your queasy friends? Jersey Shore.
  35. photo op
    People Who Are in Better Shape Than You, Part XXIXThis Belgian 49-year-old did something you will never, ever do. Any of you.
  36. mine under matter
    Beware, Chilean Marathon Miner Edison Peña: You May Have Set Our Expectations Too HighAt this point he pretty much has to win the marathon.
  37. marathons
    Images of Glory: The New York City Marathon 2009A slideshow of some of our favorite images from yesterday’s epic race.
  38. a rare post on sports
    Yigal Azrouël, Veronica Webb to Fashionably Run in MarathonAs is model Anne Vyalitsyna — the “sweat” look is huge for fall.
  39. mad men
    Catch Up on Mad Men With a Season Three Marathon TomorrowFor those whose DVRs failed them.
  40. intel
    The Self-Transcendence 3,100-Mile Race: A Five-Person PollAt this very moment, there are people in Queens locked in the midst of a 3,100-mile race around one block. It will take upwards of 40 days, and all their powers of meditation.
  41. intel
    Continued Investigations Into Marathon Urination The day before the marathon two weeks ago, we suddenly got very worried about where runners might be allowed to pee along their 26-mile jaunt. A bit belatedly, we get the answer: alongside a Dunkin’ Donuts on Fourth Avenue in Park Slope, Brooklyn. But only, apparently, with a large, anthropomorphized coffee cup keeping a creepy eye on you. Earlier: Can You Pee in the Park During the Marathon?
  42. the morning line
    End of the Race • As you probably know by now, Brazil’s Gomes dos Santos won the men’s side of the New York marathon yesterday in a massive upset; Jelena Prokopcuka of Latvia defended her women’s title. Lance Armstrong came in 856th. And, in a rare moment when the cliché actually makes sense, a good time was had by all. (Yuk yuk yuk.) [AP via NYDN] • The Post, classy as ever, Photoshops a noose on Saddam’s neck, as Republicans furiously milk the dictator’s curiously well-timed death sentence for last-minute gains. [NYP] • Jury selection begins in one of the weirdest murder trials in recent history: A one-legged Long Island man shot an arrow at a stranger he found threatening, piercing his heart and killing him. The alleged bow killer, although caught on the run, is pleading not guilty. [amNY] • The Intrepid sails off! The museum ship — as familiar a fixture on the West Side as the Lincoln Tunnel, at least for the last few decades — is heading to Bayonne, New Jersey, for repairs. Eighty-eight-year-old Rear Admiral Lloyd Abbot Jr., who commanded it more than 40 years ago, will serve as skipper for the short journey. [WNBC] • And Jeanine Pirro gets a late endorsement for attorney general where it counts: from the New York City Department of Correction Columbia Association (an organization of Italian-American prison workers). We don’t even know which joke to go with here. [Empire Newswire]
  43. grub street
    French Chefs Prep for Marathon the Way Americans Prep for Heart Failure So how does a team of French chefs in town for the marathon prepare for the big race? By eating, of course. But we’re not talking old-school, spaghetti-dinner carb-loading. No, these guys — sponsored, we kid you not, by the French tripe council — are spending three days wolfing down enough butter and cream to keep us from walking much farther than to the bathroom, let alone running 26 miles. Their full gastro-itinerary? Josh Ozersky’s got it at Grub Street. French Chefs Prepare for New York Marathon With Eating Marathon [Grub Street]
  44. the know-it-all
    Can You Pee in the Park During the Marathon? Some 37,000 masochists will hit the city’s streets Sunday for the New York City Marathon. Everyone — even Rosie Ruiz, these days — knows runners can’t hop on the subway. But are there other rules governing the race? You bet your itty-bitty spandex briefs there are.