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Trump Is Reportedly Pissed That a Woman Played Sean Spicer on 'SNL'

If that's the case, he's really going to hate it if Rosie O'Donnell winds up playing Steve Bannon.
River Donaghey
2.7.17
Stuff

Meet the Sketch Comedian Who Got Famous Smoking Salvia on YouTube

After his appearance on the latest episode of 'Hamilton's Pharmacoepia,' Erik Hoffstad tells us about how he came to fame for smoking 'Salvia' on YouTube.
Larry Fitzmaurice
11.10.16
Stuff

Paul Rust Took a Dump Onstage and I Was There to See It

The co-creator and star of the Judd Apatow–produced Netflix series <i>Love</i> really went there.
Rick Paulas
9.9.16
Design

‘Key & Peele's' Production Designer on the Importance of Authenticity

Gary Kordan describes the “the chaos that comes with being a production designer.”
Giaco Furino
7.3.16
Stuff

How 'The State' Made Comedy Weirder and Better

'The State' was a short-lived, cult TV show in the 90s that laid the groundwork for nearly 30 years of comedy gold from a crew of 11 comedians, known today for 'Reno 911!' and 'Wet Hot American Summer.'
Patrick Lyons
5.7.16
Film

The Comedy of Awkward Uber Rides According to the ':DRYVRS' Creator

Watch episode two of the viral comedy, and learn about the future of the show inside.
Beckett Mufson
4.15.16
Stuff

H. Jon Benjamin Voices His Thoughts on Funny Voices in 2015

The voice behind the titular characters on <i>Archer</i> and <i>Bob's Burgers</i> talked to VICE about some of his favorite stuff from 2015, as well as what he thinks the funniest thing he did this year was.
Zach Sokol
12.27.15
Stuff

The Long Love Affair Between 'Saturday Night Live' and Politics

From Giuliani's post-9/11 appearance to McCain's non-use of sex puns, 'SNL' and politics go hand in hand.
Jenna Marotta
11.7.15
Stuff

'Three Busy Debras' Is a Play About Psychopaths with an Interest in Incest and Brunch

The irreverent, possibly genius show features necrophilia, the Holocaust, 9/11, Kony 2012, kidnapping, pedophilia, suicide, mariticide, masturbation, infidelity committed with ghosts, and all things Debra.
Jenna Marotta
7.10.15
Stuff

Key and Peele Are Our Comedic Anger Translators

In their fifth season, the duo deploy their brand of incisive, racially deft comedy with anger translators, trigger-happy cops, and a magical land called "Negrotown" where "you can wear your hoodie and not get shot."
Nijla Mu’min
7.8.15