January 26, 2016

Rapper B.O.B. Drops Diss Track On Neil DeGrasse Tyson, Also Denies Holocaust

The rapper B.O.B. has been all the news the last day or two for going on Twitter to attempt to convince everyone the Earth is flat. While these tweets came out of nowhere, they were entertaining nonetheless.
January 11, 2016

Comedians on Late Night: Week of January 11, 2016

We’re all done saying Happy New Year, and back to business as usual with some major comedy Late Night appearances.  Highlights this week: check out Joe […]
December 23, 2015

Breitbart Takes the Piss Out Of Neil deGrasse Tyson

If it's been a long time since you've given the Science geek a wedgies you may feel nostalgic with this Brietbart piece. Extra fun reading the dog pile comment section. Ah... middle school.
December 22, 2015

There Is A New Villain In The Star Wars Universe: Neil deGrasse Tyson

Neil deGrasse Tyson takes his science seriously and he expects the same respect from movies when it comes to how they handle it. Tyson took to twitter to point out issues with BB-8, the meaning of a Parsec
November 29, 2015

Starship Enterprise or The Millennium Falcon? Neil deGrasse Tyson Chooses

In case you ever wondered what the internet's favorite scientist thought about fictional starships, now's your chance to find out. Next week he'll be choosing between Gandalf and Dumbledore.
October 30, 2015

Seth MacFarlane Sings Songs of Loneliness and Loss

Seth MacFarlane is more than just a mega-producer of comedy.
October 26, 2015

Comedians on Late Night TV: Week of October 25, 2015

This week the Daily Show is on vacation, @midnight is taking some days off, but everyone else is back on live and Kimmel is back on […]
October 5, 2015

Neil DeGrasse Tyson Is Getting Called Out For Loving The Martian

Neil Degrasse Tyson went on Twitter to praise how much he loved the Martian and the science involved in the film. Problem is, he was also part of the promotion of the film before it was released in theaters so people are wondering if Neil's just become another shill.
September 30, 2015

Edward Snowden Is Now On Twitter

Edward Snowden - the man exiled to Russia for leaking government documents - just joined twitter and it turns out him and Neil Degrasse Tyson are BFFs. Or at least TFFs. The scientist was the first to tweet @Snowden saying.
July 15, 2015

Stephen Colbert Defends Pluto To Hater Neil deGrasse Tyson

Stephen Colbert is killing time until the Late Show with Stephen Colbert premieres on September 8th. To keep himself busy, he brought in astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson to discuss Pluto. NASA's New Horizons spacecraft was able to take images of Pluto in a historic flyby. Dr. Tyson famously led the charge to get Pluto demoted to dwarf-planet status.
July 14, 2015

All New Season of The Infinite Monkey Cage Features Lisa Lampanelli, Joe Rogan, Eric Idle and Paul Provenza

Fans of The Infinite Monkey Cage have a reason to be excited. The new season of the hit podcast has already begun, and several episodes were taped right here in the US of A.
July 13, 2015

Roast Battle Is Officially in New York City! Plus News From Judah Friedlander, Andrew Schulz, Liza Treyger and More From NYC Comedy Clubs

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening […]
June 5, 2015

Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Pizza Science

Last night Neil de G went on a tear tweeting more sci-fa (science facts) about America’s favorite delivered food– Pizza– then you ever imagined you’d want […]
May 28, 2015

Earthquake Scientist Live Tweets San Andreas From Premiere Screening

Dr. Lucy Jones is like a Neil deGrasse Tyson for earthquakes and she live tweeted the San Andreas premiere.
April 21, 2015

First Show on NatGeo, Neil deGrasse Tyson Confesses He Was Wrong About “Star Trek”

Self-confessed "Star Trek" fan Neil deGrasse Tyson has publicly admitted he's been explaining the starship Enterprise's warp drive incorrectly for years.
April 21, 2015

What Sci-fi Tech Does Neil deGrasse Tyson Really Want?

It ain't a light saber or hover board. Big Neil went OG 1960s TV sci fi on this one.
April 9, 2015

Vito the Vine Reporter Just Can’t Get His Timing Down

Vito is the Vine reporter. He does short interviews for the modern attention span. It's a great plan, he's just not very good at it.
April 3, 2015

Neil deGrasse Tyson Defends Scientology

Neil deGrasse Tyson was asked about the HBO documentary "Going Clear" and defended Scientology, saying it was no different than Christianity or Judaism.
January 27, 2015

Will Science Kill Us All? Comedians Jono Zalay and Joe Zimmerman Speculate

It's no secret that podcasts, shows, and conversations combining science with comedy are big this year, but Neil deGrasse Tyson isn't the only one covering the place where scientists and comedians meet. Amy Hawthorne talked with comedians Jono Zalay and Joe Zimmerman about their show, their podcast, and how they thing the world will end.
January 22, 2015

The Filtered Excellence: January 22, 2015

Bob Geldof once asked us, “Where is the filtered excellence!?” It’s right here. Here are this weeks picks of the best things to watch, the most interesting […]
January 12, 2015

New York City PodFest, Going Inside ‘Inside Amy Schumer’, Rain Pryor’s New Documentary and More This Week in the NYC Clubs

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week, Jeffrey checked in from NYC Podfest, Rain Pryor's new documentary, and of course all the NYC clubs.
January 6, 2015

SiriusXM Launching New Channel Mixing Comedy And News

On Monday, January 12th, SiriusXM is launching SiriusXM "Insight".
December 19, 2014

Stephen Colbert Leaves The “Report” With A Star-Studded Goodbye And Gaining Immortality

Stephen Colbert wrapped up his 9 year run on "The Colbert Report" on Thursday. "Big musical numbers" is probably the last phrase you would use to describe the political parody show over the past 9 seasons, but that's how it went out. Stephen Colbert went into the song, "We'll Meet Again" and then was joined on stage by his executive producer and friend Jon Stewart from the Daily Show. At first, this looked like it was going to be a fun and sweet duet between two pals, but then it instantly grew funner, sweeter and much much bigger.
November 16, 2014

Neil deGrasse Tyson is Smarter Than a First Grader

Now all the nerds love Big Neil even more. So this is why Big Bang Theory is the most watched show.
October 30, 2014

Seth MacFarlane Asked To Host Really Smart Competition

Seth MacFarlane needs to dust off his tuxedo.
October 10, 2014

A Comic’s Life: Bob Newhart Writes Back

Dan Perlman is a young writer and comic, who has been performing comedy for 4 years . He performs nightly in New York City, and tours around the country at festivals, clubs and colleges. "Before I Forget" is a series of articles by Dan, which chronicles some of his thoughts and stories along the way, keeping notes of some of the high notes, and the low notes of a young comedian just getting started in his career. This week, he writes about being in middle school, writing to his comedy heroes, and getting a letter back, from Bob Newhart.
October 2, 2014

The Filtered Excellence: October 2, 2014

Bob Geldof once asked us, “Where is the filtered excellence!?” It’s right here. Here are this weeks picks of the best things to watch, the most interesting […]