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GHOSTS and David Tennant Highlight New BBC Comedies

British people are funnier than American people. It’s just a fact of life. As a result, their television comedies are often much funnier than ours are, too. Whether it be Monty Python’s Flying Circus or The Thick of It, the British sense of humor—equal parts droll and absurd—usually hits with some portion of the American […]

E3 Gets Invaded by That Weird Gamer Guy Again

This year’s E3 was another huge success, with video game fans getting a glimpse at the promising future of their favorite franchises and consoles. But even amid all the excitement and cheer, things still ended up getting a little strange, as they always do when the world’s weirdest gamer guy shows up to share his […]

The Jackie and Laurie Show #129: Yes We Talk About It

This week on Jackie and Laurie, the LA circuit, comics to watch, and Laurie hates laundry.
 
Comic of the Week: Hannah Gadsby @Hannahgadsby
 
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The Todd Glass Show #350: Dave Ross (Part 1)

Todd welcomes Dave Ross onto the show!
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The Todd Glass Show #349: Blake Wexler

Blake Wexler is back on the show! YAY!
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The RiffTrax Guys Run Down the Top 10 Movies of 1988

When you’re in a line of work that constantly picks apart pop culture and film achievement, you also pay a lot of attention to anniversaries. If it ends in a 0 or a 5, you can bet someone will celebrate a movie that came out forever ago. 30 years ago, a lot of good movies […]

Joel Will Riff Again for MST3K 30th Anniversary Tour!

In the actually fairly-a-while-ago past, a little cable access show in Minnesota became a comedic cultural phenomenon. Yes, Mystery Science Theater 3000, the show about a man, his robots, mad scientists, and bad movies, turns 30 this year and is actually more powerful than ever, with production of the second season of its Netflix revamp […]

The Jackie and Laurie Show #127: A Beautiful Mallard

This week on the show, Laurie has a night off, both ladies have a bleak week ahead of them, and nothing feels better than a good crying jag.   Comic of the Week: Hayden Kristal @HaydenKristal   We have a website! Laurie made it! www.jackieandlaurieshow.com   Buy Laurie’s new book Dead People Suck! http://amzn.to/2yNYF4Y Follow […]

The Todd Glass Show #348: The Cooties (Part 2)

Its part 2 of Ethan and Eric from The Cooties!
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The JV Club #289: Tony Hale

This year’s first Boy of Summer and longtime JV pal Tony Hale (“Veep”) relives the fond and not-so-fond memories of his youth… but for goodness’ sake DO NOT ASK HIM ABOUT ANYTHING pre-7th grade! Plus: Asthma, cigarettes, and unfortunately artfully dodging being the Artful Dodger.  Follow @janetvarney and @jvclubpodcast on Twitter! Subscribe to The JV […]

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