Choose Your Own Adventure: You're a Comedian Who Got Canceled
There's a formula to mounting a comeback as a disgraced comedian.
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.”
I Fulfilled My Dream of Doing Stand-Up in My Underwear
Why telling jokes with no pants is your biggest fear and my favorite gig.
Comedians Tell Us About Their Strangest Gigs
Sex clubs, retirement homes, nudist colonies—you name it and Canadian comics have tried performing there.
Trans Comic Chanty Marostic's First Album Is Topping the iTunes Charts
The Just For Laughs headliner and SiriusXM top comic winner talks about becoming the first trans person to earn those titles.
Jeremy Piven's Stand-Up Made Me Quit My Comedy Job
The former ‘Entourage’ star has been accused of sexual misconduct by eight women, but my former employer had no problem giving him a stage to perform on.
Comedians Tell Us the Most Epic Fails They've Seen at Open Mics
"Then she spread her legs and pulled her underwear to the side, showing everyone her vulva. To be honest, that was the best joke of the night."
Joel Kim Booster's Tough Journey from Closeted Gay Kid to 'Model Minority'
The writer and comedian's quick rise to success only came when he learned to parse the thorniest questions—like what it means to be gay, Asian and raised by Evangelicals.
How Moshe Kasher's New Talk Show Blends Shock Value with Civility
On 'Problematic,' the comedian attacks sensitive topics with jokes, probing questions, and a whole lot of humility.
John Early and Kate Berlant Are Your Next Comedy Obsession
The pair star in a new series on the search for fame, produced by Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim.
Comedians Still Don't Know How to Make Trump Funny
Donald Trump's candidacy might have seemed like a joke, but on the eve of his inauguration, it remains hard to get people to laugh at him.
Making People Laugh for a Living Sucks
The horrible, depressing life of a traveling comedian.