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Adam Pally Is Developing a Hulu Comedy Based on @LosFelizDaycare

A popular parody Twitter account might get the TV series treatment at Hulu. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the streaming network is developing a comedy produced by Adam Pally based on @LosFelizDaycare, a parody Twitter account run by [...]

By Megh Wright

@NateVarrone on Tomi Lahren and Tweeting Before Bed

Nate Varrone is a comedian and writer living in Chicago. He performs in large theatres and small synagogues across the United States with The Second City National Touring Company. When he's in Chicago, you can catch him every Friday at midnight [...]

By Jenny Nelson

Issa Rae to Write a Buddy Comedy Starring Rihanna and Lupita Nyong’o

A movie idea that developed on Twitter is turning into a reality thanks to Netflix. According to Entertainment Weekly, the streaming network has picked up a film project starring Rihanna and Lupita Nyong’o, directed by Ava DuVernay, and written [...]

By Megh Wright

Biniam Bizuneh (@biniambiz) on Erratic Behavior and Radical Honesty

Biniam Bizuneh is a writer and comedian based in Los Angeles. He's the creator the web series LieGuys, and most recently he performed on the Vans Warped Tour, served as a consultant on Billy on the Street, and made his televised standup debut [...]

By Jenny Nelson

Shantira Jackson (@tira_son) on Babies, Grandparents, and Trolls

Shantira Jackson is a writer for the upcoming BET show 50 Central, a former writer for Cards Against Humanity, and a Second City Mainstage Alum. She is unapologetically Black and loves ice cream. Follow her on Instagram at @tira_tira_tira. This [...]

By Jenny Nelson

A Twitter Recommendation: Meet @TrumpComedyNerd

If you've had your fill of Donald Trump parody Twitter accounts like the very presidential @MatureTrumpTwts and film buff @ArtHouseTrump and are looking for something new, look no further, because this week a brand new Trump parody account [...]

By Megh Wright

Talking with Cheerleader to the Revolution @JesTom

Jes Tom (they/them) is a weird queer standup comic based in NYC, gleefully providing the nonbinary queer Asian American radical cyborg perspective that everyone never knew they wanted. You can find them on Instagram @jesthekid and watch the [...]

By Jenny Nelson

Mike Huckabee Went on a Twitter Comedy Press Tour This Week

Mike Huckabee has recently taken it upon himself to begin a second career as a Twitter comedian, and his terrible jokes have already been the target of late night ridicule like Patton Oswalt's hilarious March appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live. [...]

By Megh Wright

Alex West (@post_prufrock) on the Freedom to be Genuine on Twitter

Alex West is a millennial, does cancer research, and absolutely loves making friends on the web. Also he would like to be added to The Awl’s Slack channel. In lieu of plugs, he’d like to redirect readers to a friend's staggering medical bills. [...]

By Jenny Nelson

Hassan S. Ali (@Hassanisms) on Millennials and Positivity

Hassan S. Ali is a comedy writer, video maker, and creative technologist with over 15 million video views, 2 viral chatbots, and yet zero grandchildren to give his mother. He is the creative marketing director at The Onion and editor and [...]

By Jenny Nelson