November 22, 2017

David Cassidy (1950-2017)

David Cassidy, who was best known as the star of the 70s Partridge Family TV show, has died at the age of 67. He was cast […]
May 19, 2016

NBC’s Undateable Was Way Ahead of Its Time. Here’s Why.

After months of speculation, Undateable was officially cancelled by NBC last week. The sitcom was broadcast live for its entire third season, which in itself was […]
January 11, 2016

My Life as a Bowie Fan in Philly

Yes we’re a comedy site, but we’re also somewhat of a community, and Bowie touched everyone. Nothing made that more clear than watching our feed– which […]
November 20, 2015

MSTie’s Rejoice! Joel Hodgson is Bringing Back Mystery Science Theatre 3000!

That show with the guy stranded in space on the Satellite of Love, with robot friends he built himself, being tortured with cheesy movies (the worst they can find – la la la) by Mad Scientists at Gizmonic Institute was coming back?? My original thought was that he was shopping the show to an online network, maybe with new wraparounds.
August 29, 2015

Colin Quinn Has Taken Comedy Next Level With The Toosh: 12 Reasons to Watch Unconstitutional on Netflix

In honor of the approaching Labor Day weekend -- one of our most American of holidays-- enjoy some of the Constitutional or Unconstitutional wisdom of Colin Quinn.
August 22, 2015

Bobcat Goldthwait Remembers Working on Police Academy Movies

“How To Be Amazing” is an interview show, where Michael Ian Black (who’s pretty amazing himself)talks to folks who have done something, or are, amazing in their choice of career or life paths.
March 7, 2015

A Mother With an Autistic Son Explains Why You Should Give to the Night of Too Many Stars

Autism is a terrible word. It doesn’t roll off the tongue, it’s uncomfortable to say – both for the sound and the definition. And it affects […]
February 28, 2015

Nine Monkees Episodes Funny Enough To Stand Up Amongst The Best Sitcom and Sketch Shows

The Monkees. To most people the name means a "manufactured" 60s pop group, formed by producers to sell records via a TV show. But that TV show starring Micky Dolenz, Mike Nesmith, Davy Jones (RIP) and Peter Tork was actually funny and on par with some great silly/slapstick comedy of our time
November 26, 2014

This Thanksgiving, How Many “Viral Foods” Are Making it To Your Table?

  Have a Viral Thanksgiving! Food trends come and go, and usually without fanfare. But it seems lately with the proliferation of food television, food competition […]
August 6, 2014

Cameron Esposito Announces Album

Cameron Esposito, called ‘the future of comedy” by Jay Leno, announced today that her new comedy album “Same Sex Symbol” will be released on October 7.
July 13, 2014

The Brilliance of the Monty Python Discography

Monty Python will be give their farewell performances July 15-20 at the O2 Arena in London, performing together for the final time and simulcasting it in cinemas around the world. For many of their fans, it will be a sad day in addition to a celebration of their career. Through their movies and the iconic "Monty Python's Flying Circus" TV show, they have become beloved by fans all around the world, and I count myself among them. If you're like me, and can't ever get enough of them, this is a perfect time get to know (or revisit) the Monty Python Discography- a brilliant set of albums that every Python fan should know.
June 26, 2014

Comedy Central’s Michelle Ganeless On the Secret of Her Success

In an interview with Fast Company magazine, the woman behind all this success, Michelle Ganeless talked about some of the strategies behind Comedy Central's success with the male 18-34 demographic.
June 24, 2014

Kurt Metzger Special Coming to Comedy Central July 11

Kurt Metzger's newest TV special, "Kurt Metzger: White Precious" will debut on Comedy Central on Friday July 11 at 11:00 pm. Kurt is a regular at the Comedy Cellar and has appeared on the highly successful “Comedy Underground” show, he's a regular guest on SiriusXM's Ron and Fez Show, and he has written for, and appeared on "Inside Amy Schumer".
January 18, 2014

Nickelodeon: An Unexpected Path to Big Fame

If you look a little closer, you can see that Nickelodeon was a vehicle that started the careers of many famous performers.
March 3, 2013

Let All the Children Boogie: Bowie Returns

Bowie is back! His new album The Next Day is scheduled for official release March 12 in the US (and is streaming for free now) and […]