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Veep Creator Is Making a New Comedy Set In Space

Armando Iannucci, the creator of Veep, is working on a new half-hour comedy set in space for HBO.

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All the Reasons to Get Excited for Take My Wife Season 2

Five stars.

Seeso’s Take My Wife is my new favorite TV show. Because I’m a grad student, and it’s summer, and I can’t stop binge-watching everything, this is saying a lot. But Take My Wife is the reigning queen of television for me right now – I just inhaled all of season 1, and I CANNOT WAIT for Season 2, which just finished shooting.

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I Have Found the Worst Indiegogo

Comedians Adam Carolla and Dennis Prager have launched an Indiegogo to fund their "No Safe Spaces" tour, in which the two plan to reveal why "social justice warriors" have made universities "the most dangerous place in America for ideas."

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Normal Handshakes, Chris Pine: SNL Imagines the First Black Bachelorette

Pine's contestant makes multiple attempts to woo the beautiful bachelorette with classic likes like "I have said the word, but only when I sing along to rap music. Now, are they raps I write myself? Yes. Do I feel cool when I say it? Absolutely.”

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Allow Me, a Simple English Major, to Decode FBI Director Comey’s Goodbye Letter

I always knew that my degree in English literature that I am still paying for would one day prove to be crucial in a world crisis. Now, I will expertly use the unique skills that I was trained in, like close reading and deconstructing the nuances of subtext from sentences, to translate ex-FBI Director Comey's farewell letter to his colleagues for the masses.

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Nathan Fielder Is Trolling Sean Spicer with Holocaust Awareness & Athletic Wear

Sean Spicer has made it very clear that he needs a great deal of Holocaust education, and Nathan Fielder has just the clothing company to help.

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Samantha Bee, and the Rest of Us, Don’t Have the Luxury of a Normal Comedic Response to Politics (Anymore)

"A spoonful of hooker urine helps the treason claims go down," but it shouldn't have to.

Generally, I love Samantha Bee and her take on all things political on Full Frontal, and yes, I fully understand that she's a comedian. Yet, despite her eventual discussion of the more important implications of the unverified memos speaking to President-elect Trump's ties to Russia (memos that have actually been in the news since last year!), she focused a little too hard on the release of the memos being "comedy Christmas." So has most of America.

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Interview: Josie Long on Finding Optimism in Comedy Amidst Political Disaster

Comedian Josie Long's show, "Something Better" is about a lot of things, but mostly, it's about trying to find the optimism that a lot of people feel like they lost when their countries turned towards hate and anger.

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College Humor Reminds Us that Westworld Is Basically Just Jurassic Park With Robots

All of this has happened before, and it will all happen again. Wait, that's a totally different revamped 1970s sci-fi property, but the major point still stands. Michael Crichton loved him some amusement parks where the attractions go haywire.

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Stephen Colbert Employs Only Acceptable Use of the Word “P***y” In Relation to Our President-Elect

Normally I'm not a fan of the word 'pussy' being used to denote weakness. After all, pussies can push out small people, bleed every month, and survive. Not exactly weaksauce. Meanwhile, you breathe on someone's balls wrong, and it could send them crumpling to the floor in agony. And yet, just this once, I damn near stood up and cheered when it was used that way. Thank you, Stephen Colbert.

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What If the Robots on Westworld Got Infected With Malware?

The robot hosts on Westworld suffer from technical difficulties all the time. But never like this.

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Where Is My Asian-American Romantic Comedy Starring Ali Wong and Randall Park?

Ali Wong and Randall Park have been talking about a romantic comedy for years that she calls "our version of When Harry Met Sally."

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Things We Saw Today: Larry Wilmore & Stephen Colbert Reminisce On How Politicians Can’t Take a Joke

Both Larry Wilmore and Stephen Colbert have had the dubious honor of hosting a White House Correspondents' Dinner, and they both had a tough time of it. Or did they? I mean, I thought they both did pretty well. Really tough crowd to please there, though.

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Interview: Grimm‘s David Giuntoli and Claire Coffee Discuss New Bromance Comedy, Buddymoon

These days, most people who know David Giuntoli and Claire Coffee know them from their work on the awesome, and harrowing fantasy show, Grimm. With their characters constantly facing death at the hands of Wesen, demons, and power-hungry humans, we don't exactly get to see them go for laughs a whole lot. Thankfully, there's Buddymoon, a comedy feature that comes out tomorrow that stars Giuntoli and Coffee alongside Flula Borg, Giuntoli's real-life BFF.

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Interview: Jewel Staite Talks How to Plan an Orgy in a Small Town, Her Sex-Positive New Comedy

Jewel Staite is both starring in and acting as Executive Producer on a film that is both as sexual and as sweet and earnest as Kaylee: How to Plan an Orgy in a Small Town.

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Samantha Bee and Patton Oswalt Go Behind the Smoke and Mirrors of Crisis Pregnancy Centers on Full Frontal

Samantha Bee and Patton Oswalt Examine Crisis Pregnancy Centers

We are truly in a Golden Age of late-night comedy news commentary. This week, Full Frontal with Samantha Bee examined the nefarious world of "crisis pregnancy centers," which are basically fronts for non-medical personnel to convince vulnerable women to not have abortions. Bee did this with a little help from the hilarious Patton Oswalt.

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Chris Rock Teases the Internet About His “Blackout” of the Oscars

Chris Rock has chosen to hype his forthcoming Oscars hosting gig as though it's a follow-up to The Ring, via this tweeted video of several seconds of static.

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Here’s a Preview of the Dark Humor on Full Frontal With Samantha Bee

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee doesn't start until this February 8th -- and it'll be simulcast on five networks at 10:30 PM ET, so the premiere will be hard to miss. Perhaps these new previews will help you decide whether you'd like to tune in.

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Samantha Bee On Diversifying Late Night with Full Frontal — and Diversifying Her Writers’ Room

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee hasn't yet aired its first episode -- that'll be on February 8th -- but Bee already knows what sort of response to expect.

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New NBC Comedy Powerless Shows That DC Superheroes Need Insurance Too

I'm a sucker for glimpses into the lives of "normal people" in our genre universes. My favorite episodes of genre shows are often the ones that focus on the friends of the heroes, or the Everyday People living their lives as superpowered shenanigans are going on. Well, it looks like DC and NBC are teaming up on an entire show like this just for me. It's called Powerless.

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