January 6, 2019

Six Funny Women That Broke Comedy’s Glass Ceiling For Other Women to Follow

Women have always had a hard road to travel in comedy with extra challenges and obstacles beyond the already difficult path to being a successful comedian. They’ve […]
January 5, 2019

Don Lemon’s Powerful Discussion Has Kevin Hart Talking About Growth

Looks like the Kevin Hart story is not over yet. The possibility of him hosting the Oscars isn’t over, and the controversy over his past homophobic […]
January 5, 2019

NYC-Toronto Live Comedy Show Looks Back at a Year of International Laughs

Our latest edition of the Comedy Records Showcase happens Monday (January 7) at New York Comedy Club’s Gramercy location. This month’s show will mark the one-year […]
January 5, 2019

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: January 5, 2019

Saturday Night Live's run of Winter repeats rolls on with an SNL rerun tonight hosted by Liev Schreiber!
January 5, 2019

Live Comedy Special Features Six Rising Female Comics

From Jesus and deafness to lesbian relationships and sex, it’s all on the table in this hysterical look at life in today’s world. “Everything is Fine!” […]
January 4, 2019

The Oscars Still Want Kevin Hart, According to Ellen

Ellen says the Academy still wants Kevin Hart to host this year’s broadcast and feels that there was some misunderstanding when Hart stepped down. The revelation […]
January 4, 2019

Nat Geo Dumps Neil deGrasse Tyson’s ‘StarTalk’

#MeToo knocks another powerful entertainer off his perch. Variety reported on Thursday that National Geographic’s tv channel NatGeo yanked StarTalk off its lineup after performer, podcaster […]
January 3, 2019

2018 Comedy Awards! Here Are Your Winners (As Voted For By You!) For the Fifth Annual Comedy Awards

Best of Everything in Comedy 2018 as Chosen by You Before we start talking about 2019, it’s time to close out this year’s Best of Everything […]
January 2, 2019

Live Comedy Shows in New York City: January 2018

Live Comedy in New York City January 2019: New York features some of the best live comedy in the world every single night, from Manhattan to […]
January 2, 2019

Bob Einstein Dies; Comedy Loses a Brilliant and Unforgettable Voice

Whether you were a gigantic fan of Super Dave Osborne, Marty Funkhouser or both was a generational thing, but the same man created both characters and […]
January 2, 2019

Zombieland 2 Rumored to Have Two Ghostbusters on Board

Website Geeks Worldwide claims to have some exclusive information on plans for Zombieland 2. The site says they have confirmed that Ghostbusters and Saturday Night Live […]
January 2, 2019

Jane Curtain’s New Year’s Resolution is Upsetting Some People Who Don’t Understand Language

As we waited to kick the shit year that was 2018 goodbye, CNN was giving all kinds of coverage of New Year’s Eve including asking some […]
January 1, 2019

The Comedians Call It! 51 Great Comics Tell Us Who Will Be the Next Big Thing in 2019

All month we’ve written about the very best in comedy in 2018, and it’s time to move on already!  What matters now, who is going to […]
December 31, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of December 31, 2018

Happy New Year! Happy Old Late Night Talk Show Episodes!
December 31, 2018

The Very Best of 2018 on The IBang!

It’s been five years since we started covering the comedy-verse and 2018 has been an exciting year with an updated site, bigger and better interviews than […]
December 30, 2018

The 2018 Awards for Remarkable Achievements of Exceptional Noteworthiness for Unrelated Things in Comedy

Some of the best comedy moments defy categorization but that doesn’t mean they don’t deserve recognition. Some of these ‘awards’ are genuine and some of them […]
December 29, 2018

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: December 29, 2018

Saturday Night Live's mid-season winter break continues with a repeat SNL hosted by the latest member of the 5-Timers Club, Jonah Hill!
December 29, 2018

The Official Unofficial Comedy Timeline of 2018

Comedy in 2018. A lot happened in comedy news in 2018- a lot of the news was bad with some hard hitting deaths, and some disturbing […]
December 28, 2018

The 2018 Catty “Everyone is Gossiping About You Behind Your Back” Awards

It’s time for the 2018 Catty “Everyone is Gossiping About You Behind Your Back” Awards, counting down the biggest and baddest scandals that rocked the comedy […]
December 27, 2018

Holmes & Watson Gets 0% On Rotten Tomatoes

The new Will Ferrell/John C. Reilly movie Holmes & Watson is sitting at 0% on Rotten Tomatoes. Nobody likes this movie. It’s a total disaster. What’s […]
December 26, 2018

2018’s Funniest Viral Videos Countdown (Plus Bonus!)

Oh Viral Videos, how you cheer up our days. We can’t talk about television and movies around the water cooler anymore because thanks to streaming everyone […]
December 26, 2018

10 Innovators Who Changed Comedy in 2018

The very best comedians are also artists and every year some comedians push the boundaries or lead the way in changing how comedy can be performed. […]
December 25, 2018

Will Ferrell Thought Elf Role Was Too Over The Top And Would Ruin His Career

Will Ferrell recently spoke about his role in the film Elf and how he thought it was going to ruin his career and the character was […]
December 25, 2018

Who is 2018’s King of Late Night Television

  Late Night has become so divided that its difficult to figure out who is dominating. Do you look at ratings? YouTube clip hits? Advertiser dollars? […]
December 25, 2018

Comedians React to Kevin Spacey’s Christmas Eve Surprise

Kevin Spacey gave Twitter a gift today just hours after it was announced that he will be indicted for felony sexual assault. The Boston Globe had […]
December 24, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of December 24, 2018

Happy Christmas Eve! Let's see what Santa is bringing us in the way of late night comedy this week.
December 24, 2018

The Ten Best Comedy Albums of 2018! Vote For #1

It’s our fifth annual list of the ten best albums in comedy, and this year there were more great albums then ever before.  Unlike the Grammy’s […]