comedy

9.17.19

Sarah Silverman, Who Did Blackface, Doesn’t Think You Should ‘Cancel’ People

"It’s almost like there’s a mutated McCarthy era, where any comic better watch anything they say."

9.16.19

'Leaving Neverland' Director Says Dave Chappelle's MJ Jokes Are 'Revolting'

"Why not do something brave instead of crapping on a victim of child rape?"

9.15.19

Here's Even More Audio of Shane Gillis From ‘Saturday Night Live’ Gleefully Saying Slurs

While the YouTube video has since been made private, the audio footage from the May 2019 recording of 'Real Ass Podcast' remains online.

9.3.19

Netflix's 'Between Two Ferns' Movie Trailer Is Here and It Looks Bananas

Zach Galafianakis has adapted his Funny or Die web series into a feature-length movie, and it's somehow even more ridiculous.

8.27.19

Sad, Spiritual, Horny: Why Simon Amstell Is the Definitive Comic of 2019

His new Netflix special 'Set Free' is a masterclass in the soul-searching, abject comedy that has come to define a generation.

7.30.19

How I Learned to Deal With Stress After My Creative Escape Became My Job

As I started to make more money off of stand-up comedy, I had to find a new way to blow off steam.

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5.13.19

'I Think You Should Leave' Is Like Weird Twitter as a TV Show

Tim Robinson's new Netflix sketch comedy has clear, hilarious ties to the humour of online.

4.1.19

Eric Andre Isn’t as Confident as You Think He Is

We spoke to the comedian about the relationship between fear and comedy.

3.5.19

Ricky Gervais Might Have Caught Up with the Times

Netflix's 'After Life' reveals self-awareness from the man who has courted mawkishness and mediocrity.

2.27.19

I Asked Critics How to Fix My Friend's Sloppy Dating Profile

“When women see the word ‘sex’ on a dating profile, it's automatic alarm bells.”

2.21.19

My Friend Was a Rising Comic. Then He Was Charged with Child Pornography

On betrayal, rage, and searching for answers.

2.12.19

This Mental Health Podcaster Told Me How to Deal with the Death of My Friend

I spoke to comedian Mike Brown about what it means to be a black man in search of therapy.

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