comedians

comedy

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.
Jordan Foisy
6.28.18
comedy

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."
Graham Isador
5.2.18
comedy

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.
Elyssa Goodman
10.20.17
tv

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.
Mike Pearl
4.18.17
comedy

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.
Amil Niazi
2.7.17
politics

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.
Allie Conti
1.18.17
that's depressing

Making People Laugh for a Living Sucks

The horrible, depressing life of a traveling comedian.
Sam Tallent
1.10.17
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

The Writers Who Make Presidents Funny

Behind every famous politician is a comedy writer or two in charge of making sure that he or she has a sense of humor.
Harmon Leon
11.6.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Edited the Jokes in His Own Roast to Sound Richer

Trump was lying about his finances well before the election.
Lauren Messman
10.11.16
Stuff

Eric Andre Joins Action Bronson to Watch 'Ancient Aliens'

On this episode, the rapper gets together with some famous friends to smoke weed and figure out if America's founding fathers had an extra-terrestrial hand in mapping out the country.
VICE Staff
9.23.16
Culture

Remembering C. Martin Croker, the Weird Genius Behind 'Space Ghost: Coast to Coast'

Clay Martin Croker has passed away at age 54. He inspired everyone from Tim and Eric, to Hannibal Buress and Eric Andre.
Patrick Marlborough
9.20.16
Stuff

Adult Swim's Stars Look Back at 15 Years of Insane, Genre-Bending Comedy

How an absurdist television experiment became one of comedy's most beloved networks.
Justin Caffier
9.13.16