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  • This is Comedian Felonious Munk’s Wild Anti-Obama Rant (This is so hilarious)

    08/11/2011 7:03:04 AM PDT · by Halfmanhalfamazing · 47 replies · 1+ views
    Stop It B via The Blaze ^ | August 11th | Felonious Munk
    When Glenn Beck heard the following rant by comedian Felonious Munk, he couldn’t believe it. You probably won’t either. Munk is known for recording wild, profanity-laced YouTube rants as part of a series he calls “Stop It B!” Sometimes it’s hard to tell what he really believes and what is part of his routine. But we’ll let you make up your mind regarding his latest rant — a stern message to Obama about the debt ceiling and America paying its bills. There’s now way to really sum it up, except for that it has a lot of GRAPHIC LANGUAGE and...
  • What’s Wrong with Making Future Generations Pay for our Debt?

    08/06/2011 10:27:01 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 39 replies
    Pajamas Media ^ | August 6, 2011 | Frank J. Fleming
    Unless they get so angry at us that they send terminators from the future to kill us.Wow, that whole debt-ceiling debate was scary. For a while there, it looked like a few radical extremists were going to keep the country from going further into debt. And then where would we be? Without all the free stuff we like, because some people are stuck on the primitive notion that a budget should balance? I think you can say without hyperbole that people who think like that are literally terrorists, except a million times worse. What makes people think the government should...
  • Pee-wee Herman aims to hit the road in new movie

    07/21/2011 8:19:25 PM PDT · by quantim · 66 replies
    AP/WorldMag ^ | Jul 21, 10:31 PM EDT
    SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Pee-wee Herman hopes to take his act back on the road for a new big-screen adventure. Paul Reubens told an audience at the Comic-Con fan convention Thursday that he's working with Hollywood comedy powerhouse Judd Apatow to produce a new movie. Reubens appeared in character as Pee-wee, with his bow-tie and gray suit. He played the oddball man-child on television and in two feature films, including Tim Burton's 1985 comedy "Pee-wee's Big Adventure." Reubens says Apatow felt strongly that the new film should return the character to his life on the road in the first movie
  • Happy 42nd Anniversary, Hee Haw (my title)

    06/15/2011 9:02:20 AM PDT · by matt1234 · 23 replies ^ | 2010 | unknown
    Created by Frank Peppiatt and John Ayleswoth, the first HEE HAW show aired on the CBS Television Network on June 15, 1969, as a summer replacement series for the SMOTHERS BROTHERS COMEDY HOUR. HEE HAW was such a resounding success CBS slated the series for mid-season debut and as they say, the rest is history. From December 17, 1969 thorough December 27, 1997, HEE HAW shows were a weekly event in American households. A total of 585 one-hour shows were taped in Nashville, Tennessee, initially in 1969 at the CBS affiliate WLAC-TV (now WTVF-TV) and then moving to the Opryland...
  • Rickles Roasts Reagan!

    05/28/2011 5:00:42 AM PDT · by Reaganite Republican · 7 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | May 28, 2011 | Reaganite Republican
    Near the end of Dean Martin's variety show in 1973-74, the formula evolved into a series of celebrity roasts. The show was cancelled in '74, but NBC decided to go with the 'Dean Martin Celebrity Roast' for a series of TV specials from 1974-84. Martin and a panel of longtime celeb buds roasted: Hugh Hefner, Ed McMahon, William Conrad, Kirk Douglas, Bette Davis, Barry Goldwater, Johnny Carson, Wilt Chamberlain, Hubert Humphrey, Carroll O'Connor, Monty Hall, Jack Klugman & Tony Randall, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Leo Durocher, Truman Capote, Don Rickles, Ralph Nader, Jack Benny, Redd Foxx, Bobby Riggs, George Washington, Dan...
  • Bin Laden Dead: Video animation of terrorist leader's final moments

    05/02/2011 1:58:07 PM PDT · by Vendome · 9 replies
    Youtube ^ | May 2, 2011 | NMATV
    Bin Laden was killed by the US Navy Seal on Sunday. While most part of the world is celebrating, NMA has made an animation to portray what had happened during the siege and what happens to him after his death. Donald Trump was kicked off the air on Sunday to make way for some important news from President Barack Obama. Obama announced that US Navy Seals had located 9/11 mastermind Osama bin Laden at a large residential compound in a Pakistan neighborhood. Pakistan claimed its intelligence agents were involved in the operation. Bin Laden reportedly resisted capture. US forces recovered...
  • Comedy gold: The 13-second pause

    04/21/2011 6:04:50 PM PDT · by Nachum · 18 replies
    Hot Air ^ | 4/21/11 | Allahpundit
    To cleanse the palate, via the MacIver Institute and Breitbart, count it off yourself. The fateful question is posed at around 1:40; not until 1:53 does the deafening silence finally end. Good lord. I almost feel sorry for her. Almost. In a concession to the inevitability of the outcome, the Kloppenburg camp compromised late this afternoon and agreed with Prosser’s team to hold a hand recount in only 31 counties, where the voting machines are older and therefore theoretically more prone to error. It won’t matter, but they’re deep into face-saving mode here so let’s get on with it.
  • Tina Fey: Palin Parody May Have Hurt My Sitcom

    04/13/2011 6:10:33 AM PDT · by wmileo · 135 replies
    A Political Look at Hollywood ^ | 4/05/2001 | James Hirsen
    Tina Fey may have been the darling of the left for her Emmy-winning impersonations of Sarah Palin on “Saturday Night Live.” But the comedic actress-director is now expressing regrets about her Palin pokes in her new book, “Bossypants.” As a matter of fact, Fey suspects that mimicking the former Alaska governor may have hurt the ratings of her NBC sitcom, “30 Rock.” “Some may argue that exploiting Governor Palin and her family helped bring attention to my low-rated TV show,” Fey writes in an excerpt published in USA Today. “I am proud to say you are wrong. My TV show...
  • Hollywood's Current 'Romantic Comedies' are Heavy on Hookups, Light on Romance

    03/31/2011 2:20:51 PM PDT · by patriotgal71 · 13 replies
    The Culture and Media Institute ^ | March 30, 2011 | Erin R. Brown
    With R-rated romantic comedies featuring such wholesome themes as casual sex among acquaintances, marital infidelity, oral sex jokes, friends with benefits, and random hooking up, the Hollywood assault on America's traditional values is alive and well. 2011 is the unofficial year of the raunchy Hollywood movie in which loyalty, sexual self-control, and marital commitment are fodder for comedy and where the idea of f**k buddies reigns supreme. "Love and Other Drugs," "No Strings Attached," "Hall Pass," and "Friends with Benefits" are four Hollywood creations in late 2010 and early 2011 in which attractive 20-somethings were cast as glorified sluts and...
  • ON TCM: Ronald Reagan in "She's Working Her Way Through College"

    03/28/2011 6:36:04 AM PDT · by opineapple · 2 replies
    TCM at 9am Starring Ronald Reagan, Virginia Mayo, Gene Nelson A burlesque queen goes to college, charms a professor and livens up the class play.
  • (Five) Best Comedy Movies Ever

    03/25/2011 1:09:09 PM PDT · by EveningStar · 372 replies · 1+ views
    ABC News ^ | March 22, 2011
    5. Tootsie 4. Young Frankenstein 3. Some Like It Hot 2. Monty Python and The Holy Grail 1. Airplane!
  • Comedy Central: Roast of Trump (Encore tonight 10/9c)

    03/18/2011 12:02:28 PM PDT · by Lucky9teen · 13 replies
    Roast of Donald Trump Donald Trump faces a gauntlet of celebrity insulters including Whitney Cummings, Lisa Lampanelli, Seth MacFarlane, Jeffrey Ross, Snoop Dogg, Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino, Larry King, Marlee Matlin, Anthony Jeselnik and more.
  • Stand-up Comedy Greats: Garry Shandling - 1983

    03/09/2011 12:48:19 PM PST · by Reaganite Republican · 18 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | March 9, 2011 | Reaganite Republican
    "Sold my last house for $85,000... my landlord was real upset about that" Garry Shandling (11.29.1949) is an American comedian, actor and writer best known for his work in It's Garry Shandling's Show and The Larry Sanders Show. Born into a middle-class Jewish family in Chicago, Shandling was then raised in Tuscon, AZ. Later as a young adult he moved-on to LA, starting out a creative career at an ad agency, writing scripts.  Garry soon broke into TV by successfully submitting an unsolicited script for a Sanford and Son episode (this became the one where Fred turns his junkyard into a Japanese restaurant lol). He came...
  • Stand-up Comedy Greats: Bob Newhart 1969

    03/02/2011 12:53:38 PM PST · by Reaganite Republican · 56 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | March 02, 2011 | Reaganite Republican
    "This stammer got me a home in Beverly Hills...I'm not about to screw with it now!" Bob Newhart (Oak Park, Illinois 9.25.1929) is an American comedian, author, and TV/film actor known for a deadpan style and trademark stammering and hesitant delivery. His hugely successful career spans over four decades, and the man is nothing less than an American comedy legend... Bob Newhart's career was launched by his 1960 comedy album The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart -which acutally went to #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 and remains to this day the 20th best-selling LP of any kind... in history.  Not...
  • Funny cartoon parody explains the teachers unions

    02/28/2011 10:03:33 PM PST · by DeskCaptain · 9 replies
    Teachers unions have been blocking efforts to improve the failing school system for years. Now, with government pensions bankrupting state governments, the unions have been resisting any attempt to salvage the economy. The situation in Wisconsin makes this video a timely one indeed. Teachers Unions explained. Here's a direct link:
  • Climate change will kill laughs: comic

    02/25/2011 10:38:18 AM PST · by qam1 · 14 replies
    MSN ^ | 2/25/2011 | Devi Rajaram
    Climate change could rob Melbourne of its beloved comedy festival, one of Australia's best-known stand-up comedians says. Rod Quantock says the art of making people laugh is part of Melbourne's identity, but global warming could see off the fun. "Because of climate change, in 25 years, we won't have a comedy festival," Quantock said. "The money that we need for comedy festival will be needed for solving the problems of the next cyclone or the next bushfire or the next flood." Quantock was joined by 24 other comedians for the launch of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival's 25th anniversary at...
  • Eddie Griffin("men are afraid to say that they would love to have Michelle Obama in their bed")

    02/24/2011 10:47:23 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 93 replies
    A.V. Club Milwaukee ^ | February 25, 2011 | Nathan Rabin
    2002’s Undercover Brother looked primed to make comic and consummate scene-stealer Eddie Griffin a bona fide movie star. The film was a commercial and critical success, but the expected sequels have not been forthcoming and Griffin has spent the ensuing years alternating between stand-up comedy and small but memorable roles in flashy fare like Norbit. Griffin is no stranger to bit parts: He made his film debut as “Gas Station Attendent” in manager/mentor Andrew “Dice” Clay’s concert film Dice Rules before playing characters like “Ventriloquist” in The Five Heartbeats, “Messenger” in Brain Donors and, of course, “Guest at Kid’s Bachelor...
  • Stand-up Comedy Greats: Emo Phillips 1988

    02/23/2011 12:22:05 PM PST · by Reaganite Republican · 26 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | February 23, 2011 | Reaganite Republican
    "Most states don't end in the letter 'A'..." Surrealist comedian Emo Phillips (dob 2.08.56) is an entertainer and comedian originating from the Chicago suburb of Downers Grove, Illinois. The highly unique brand of self-deprecating stand up comedy that made him famous is often built upon the paraprosdokians and garden path sentences spoken in a wandering falsetto tone. It's been said that the wide-eyed, confused, and childlike delivery is employed to invoke the 'wisdom of children' or the idiot savant... Philips has recorded three comedy albums, including E=mo², which won the 1985 New Music Award for best comedy album. It was...
  • Stand-up Comedy Greats: Steven Wright Debuts on The Tonight Show - 1982

    02/16/2011 12:39:54 PM PST · by Reaganite Republican · 34 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | February 16, 2011 | Reaganite Republican
    "Yeah, it's a small world... but I wouldn't want to paint it" Steven Wright -dob 12.06.55- is an American comedian, actor and writer. Widely known for a distinct lethargic voice and deadpan delivery in a droning monotone, the highly-original style of humor centers on ironic, philosophical, and even nonsensical jokes and one-liners with often bizarre, contrived situations. His early career as a Boston-area stand up comedian working primarily two clubs eventually landed him appearances on both the Carson and Letterman shows by 1982.  Wright's unique act went over huge in the new-wave 80s, and he was repeatedly asked back on. By 1985,...
  • Hilarious parody of how liberals want to treat terrorists

    02/09/2011 12:20:13 PM PST · by DeskCaptain · 13 replies · 2+ views
    This video contains the best counter-argument I've seen to the liberals' claim that "there has never been a ticking timebomb scenario in real life," something they always say when the subject of interrogation comes up. Seeing that argument torn down in a humorous fashion, along with other liberal fallacies about diplomacy, makes it well worth seeing. Watch the video
  • Stand-up Comedy Greats: Bill Cosby - 1970

    02/09/2011 9:22:58 AM PST · by Reaganite Republican · 17 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | February 09, 2011 | Reaganite Republican
    William Henry "Bill" Cosby, Jr. (dob 7.12.1937) is an American comedian, actor, author, television producer, educator, philosopher, and musician. Cosby got his start at various clubs, then landed a starring role in the 1960s action show I Spy. He later starred in his own series, the situation comedy The Bill Cosby Show in 1969. He was one of the major characters on the children's television series The Electric Company for its first two seasons, and created the educational cartoon comedy series Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids, about a group of young friends growing up in the city.  Bill Cosby has...
  • Ricky Gervais Was Only as Mean as We’d Hoped He'd Be [Celebs complaining about his jokes]

    01/17/2011 11:30:23 AM PST · by ejdrapes · 42 replies
    NBC San Diego ^ | January 18, 2011 | Scott Ross
    Ricky Gervais Was Only as Mean as We’d Hoped He'd Be It was such a refreshing treat watching Ricky Gervais go knives out during last year's Golden Globes, attacking the likes of Mel Gibson, Angelina Jolie and Sir Paul McCartney. Honestly, he didn’t say anything any worse then what is said by millions of viewers on their couches, but Ricky was in the room, looking right at his victims. It was a rush. So when it was announced that Gervais would be coming back for more, the conversation naturally turned to, “Can he top last year’s performance?” The press (guilty)...
  • Ricky Gervais too funny for Hollywood

    01/17/2011 6:21:22 AM PST · by Red Badger · 35 replies
    Yahooooo ^ | 1-17-11 | By Tim Goodman
    "I warned them." Returning Golden Globes host Ricky Gervais did indeed let it be known that he wasn't going to hold back in skewering Hollywood's most famous celebrities. And, in what will undoubtedly be his last hosting gig for the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (and, who knows, maybe any Stateside awards) he didn't disappoint. But in the process of making searingly funny jokes at more than just the obvious targets (Charlie Sheen, Mel Gibson, the HFPA itself), the heat he put into the punch lines might have made him more of the story than the actual winners. And yet, it...
  • Kirsten Gillibrand and Oprah Winfrey, get your guns: Frontier women in modern American life

    12/29/2010 2:02:35 PM PST · by presidio9 · 31 replies · 8+ views
    New York Daily News ^ | Monday, December 27th 2010 | Stanley Crouch
    While recently watching the Coen brothers' new movie, "True Grit," I thought of how the story of a 14-year-old girl functioning in a world of rough and ruthless men conforms to the longstanding American myth of the pioneer woman - a myth that is especially relevant today, in the wake of congressional legislation that would have perished without a woman's strong leadership. American women were central to pushing the country westward and managing frontier towns of men who would've been happy drinking, shooting and killing each other if the female desire for order and tranquility had not been imposed upon...
  • Phil Hendrie returns tonight to KFI in Los Angeles

    12/11/2010 7:12:25 PM PST · by doug from upland · 41 replies
    kfi ^ | 12-11-10 | dfu
    Phil Hendrie on KFI in Los Angeles at 7pm Pacific. This is the funniest and most creative host you will ever hear. He does multiple voices and his able to interrupt himself in mid sentence. PHIL HENDRIE ON KFI
  • Juan Williams, the ‘Greater Good’ … It’s All Semantics

    10/29/2010 6:31:46 AM PDT · by DanMiller · 5 replies
    Pajamas Media ^ | October 29, 2010 | Dan Miller
    Apparently some lies are good, and some are bad. The trick is to know which is which. Dogs and other “less than human” critters probably don’t lie. People are different. They can and do lie, frequently. It is said that George “Cherry Tree” Washington never told a lie. If so, he must have been a disagreeable chap with few friends. “Do you think I’m fat, George?” “Yes, dear.” Polite people generally don’t say that sort of thing, even if they have to lie (or fake a coughing fit) to avoid it. In recent years, the concept of polite lies has...
  • Obama to ‘Daily Show’ as Campaign Nears End

    10/27/2010 8:40:41 AM PDT · by mandaladon · 29 replies
    The New York Times ^ | 26 Oct 2010 | MICHAEL D. SHEAR
    President Obama will make the fusion of politics and comedy official tonight by becoming the first sitting president to appear on Comedy Central’s “Daily Show” just days before crucial midterm elections that could reshape his presidency. Mr. Obama will sit down this afternoon with Jon Stewart, the comedian-turned-activist who hosts the show, in what White House officials concede is a blatant attempt to seek out young Democratic voters wherever they spend the most time. “The President hasn’t been shy about going to the places where people are getting their information and trying to make his case,” White House press secretary...
  • 'Middle East Comedy Is Exploding… No Pun Intended'(Stand-Up Ahmed Taking Stand-Up to the Arab World)

    10/20/2010 4:37:45 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 14 replies
    Chortle ^ | 10/20/2010
    Stand-up Ahmed Ahmed on taking stand-up to the Arab world Comedian Ahmed Ahmed is a man with a mission. As an American-Egyptian, he wanted to bring the Western idea of stand-up to the Middle East. Not the military bases or the corporate, expat gigs comics usually play, but genuine Arab people, often in regimes where such entertainment was strictly prohibited. Putting together a roster of like-minded acts, including Britain’s Omid Djalili, he toured the region, committing his efforts to film. The ensuing movie, Just Like Us, is currently doing the rounds of international festivals, and during a recent stopover in...
  • Vince Vaughn Film's 'Gay' Joke Has Hollywood Taking Sides

    10/19/2010 12:23:55 PM PDT · by Mind Freed · 52 replies
    Director Ron Howard’s upcoming comedy “The Dilemma” came under fire after a trailer was released featuring the film's star Vince Vaughn’s character referring to electric cars as “gay.” CNN host Anderson Cooper appeared on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” and denounced the language, the joke soon disappeared from the film’s trailer. But an insider tells Pop Tarts it wasn’t Anderson-on-"Ellen" that initiated the change. “The decision to change the trailer came two to three weeks prior to Anderson Cooper’s appearance on ‘Ellen’ after learning some people were offended, as well corresponding with GLAAD (The Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation,)" said...
  • (A little movie help?) Trying to remember the name of a semi-recent movie..

    10/11/2010 7:36:34 AM PDT · by DGHoodini · 14 replies
    TV | 10/11/10 | DGHoodini
    Thgere was a movie a few years back...IO can only remember parts of the plotline from it's commercials. i was too busy at the time to go to the theatres/rental at the time but here goes: I seem to remember about it being some kind of new "brat pack" crime type movie, based in the Hollywood party scene, and one of the big jokes of the movie, was one chatacter complaining about being fed up with drinking a certain brand of wine that "was all the rage" at all the "in crowd" parties they were going to in the movie.......
  • A Roasting of Liberals

    10/06/2010 7:26:09 PM PDT · by The Looking Spoon · 14 replies
    The Looking Spoon ^ | 10-6-10 | Jared H. McAndersen
    So iOwnTheWorld ran a contest of who could come up with the best one-liners about liberals that could go into a roast. The top 20 picks were selected. Check out the original post here for the full list. I had to remove the ones that were a little too R-rated (which was practically half of them) to post at Free Republic. Below are my submissions to their contest: When Pelosi goes to Disneyland does everyone ask her why she hates dalmatians? Barack bashes Bush so much he should date Barney Frank Is it just me or would Biden sound a...
  • Take My Mosque, Please

    09/17/2010 11:23:26 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 6 replies
    Rightnetwork ^ | 9/16/10 | Nazareth
    I'm an American comedian who is originally Palestinian. I don't deny that, after 9/11, I've been discriminated against, but only by Airport Security officials. And yes, I’ve missed some connecting flights because I could not run through the airport. If I tried, I would be tackled by well-meaning Americans in the name of freedom. When I plan a vacation with my family, instead of checking the Weather Channel I check the Homeland Security Colors. “Sorry, kids, it’s Orange out. No vacation this year. Too hot for Palestinian-Americans to travel!” I have lived in this Country since 1984. I’m immensely proud...
  • Permit Dispute Arises Over Stewart, Colbert Rallies

    09/17/2010 6:30:27 PM PDT · by Marty62 · 23 replies ^ | Published September 17, 2010 | By Lee Ro
    Just days before millions of Americans vote in the midterm elections, comedians Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert are encouraging their viewers to gather on the National Mall in Washington D.C. but organizers have yet to secure the necessary permit giving them access to the site. The duo made the announcement on their respective Comedy Central shows Thursday night with "The Daily Show" host Stewart calling his event a “Rally to Restore Sanity.” "The Colbert Report" host is calling his event "March to Keep Fear Alive." In introducing the event, scheduled for October 30, Stewart through his humor made clear the...
  • Role reversal Saudi comedy provokes anger among male population

    08/18/2010 10:13:29 AM PDT · by LibWhacker · 36 replies
    Telegraph ^ | 8/17/10 | Richard Spencer
    A role reversal comedy shown on Saudi television in which a woman marries four husbands has hit the very nerve it satirised - male pride and double standards.The comedy was an episode in Saudi Arabia’s most celebrated satirical series, Tash Ma Tash or No Big Deal, a take-off of social prejudices shown annually during the holy month of Ramadan. The central character takes four husbands, explaining herself using the conventional arguments Saudi men use to exercise their legal and religious privilege of marrying four times. When she remarries for the first time she complains that her existing husband has...
  • World Economic Collapse Explained In 3 Minute Video

    07/11/2010 7:00:27 PM PDT · by Tina Grazier · 12 replies
    Funny, Weird, & Educational Pictures or Videos ^ | 7/11/10 | John Clarke and Bryan Dawe
    The Australian comedy team of John Clarke and Bryan Dawe present a hilarious and yet informative take on the European and American debt crisis. While unfamiliar to most Americans, these two Australians have been appearing together on Australian television since 1989 when they began doing satirical interviews since on a show called, "A Current Affair". Then in 1997 they began a show called, "The 7:30 Report" which gave them a larger audience and thus more acclaim. Several times they have won the ARIA award for, "Best Australian Comedy". They take their conservative leaning views and routinely destroy the left...
  • The Conscience of Kansas radio program- Best of 2010 4th of July show

    07/09/2010 5:44:25 PM PDT · by 1pitech
    The Conscience of Kansas radio program ^ | 07-06-10 | Paul A. Ibbetson
    In this episode of the Conscience of Kansas radio program we play a classic re-aring of "Ibbetson Theatre" with Insanity Island, We also play our popular Men's and Women's dating guide. We hear from Victoria Jackson and Jacki and Dunlap from RedState Update. Its a fun holiday show!
  • Gallagher Is a Paranoid, Right-Wing, Watermelon-Smashing Maniac [More 'rat "intellectual diversity"]

    07/08/2010 5:42:50 AM PDT · by KentTrappedInLiberalSeattle · 60 replies · 4+ views
    The Stranger ^ | 07/08/10 | Lindy West
    [SNIP] "Hey, President Obama," he spits out the name like a mouthful of burning hair. "You ain't black. I don't care what you say—you're a latte. You're half whole-milk. It could be goat milk—you could be a terrorist!" I am too busy losing my mind to catch the next joke, which is about Ted Kennedy's brain cancer. Aaaaand we're off. Gallagher is upset about a lot of things. Young people with their sagging pants (in faintly coded racist terms, he explains that this is why the jails are overcrowded—because "their" baggy pants make it too hard for "them" to run...
  • Video: I Wanna Be A Union Boss!

    06/28/2010 8:30:54 AM PDT · by MichCapCon · 2 replies · 1+ views
    Capitol Confidential ^ | 6/28/2010 | Union Facts
    A parody commercial of a fictional board game called, "I wanna be a union boss!"
  • Modern Iranian comedies ruin culture: film producer

    06/24/2010 4:54:22 PM PDT · by BlackVeil · 1 replies
    Tehran Times ^ | 25 June 2010 | Tehran Times Art Desk
    TEHRAN -- Film producer Jahangir Kowsari believes Iranian comedy movies produced for the home entertainment network ruin the culture of the country, undermining Iran’s cinema in the world. “Producing such comedy movies should be halted for they are culturally destructive,” he told the Persian service of IRNA. Over the past few years, movies mostly centering on comic topics have been produced for the home entertainment network. These movies are of low quality with shallow topics but sell well in the market place. “These productions follow the same pattern as Iranian films produced in 1970’s. They are low grade comedies full...
  • (Dem) Rawls To Protest Greene Victory-(Grab The Popcorn!)

    06/14/2010 2:13:26 PM PDT · by tcrlaf · 68 replies · 1,129+ views
    Politico ^ | 6-14-09 | DAVID CATANESE
    South Carolina Democratic candidate Vic Rawl announced Monday he’ll lodge a protest against the June 8 primary vote that handed the little-known Alvin Greene the Democratic nomination for Senate. Citing a “cloud” hanging over the result, Rawl said his 18-percentage-point loss to Greene — who showed few signs of running an operational campaign — warrants further investigation in order to ensure confidence in the state’s election system. “There is a cloud over South Carolina, that affects all of our people, Democrats and Republicans, white and African-American alike. At this point, the people of our state do not have the basic...
  • 0bama can find what he seeks in North Carolina

    06/08/2010 6:10:28 PM PDT · by Parody · 8 replies · 27+ views
    BatesLine ^ | April 5, 2009 | Michael Bates
  • Dr. Demento Ends His 40 Year Old Radio Show

    06/07/2010 11:56:20 PM PDT · by raccoonradio · 101 replies · 126+ views
    The novelty tunes, wacky sounds, comedy bits and parody songs, all hosted by one crazy "doctor," has come to an end. This weekend is the final airing for the syndicated "Dr. Demento Show." The show's syndicator, Talonian Productions -- which is owned by Dr. Demento -- has told the affiliates that this is the end. In a simple email to its few remaining stations, the email stated "Dr. Demento and his management have decided to no longer offer The Dr. Demento Show on terrestrial radio stations and to concentrate on offering the show via internet streaming only." The Dr. Demento...
  • Flotilla Choir presents: We Con the World

    06/06/2010 8:14:58 AM PDT · by florm15 · 2 replies · 146+ views
    Full text of the song: There comes a time When we need to make a show For the world, the Web and CNN There's no people dying, so the best that we can do Is create the greatest bluff of all We must go on pretending day by day That in Gaza, there's crisis, hunger and plague Coz the billion bucks in aid won't buy their basic needs Like some cheese and missiles for the kids We'll make the world Abandon reason We'll make them all believe that the Hamas Is Momma Theresa We are peaceful travelers With guns and...
  • Comedy Central's Anti-Semitic Video Game: 'You Lied To Me, Jew Producer'

    05/25/2010 7:38:28 PM PDT · by Behind Liberal Lines · 12 replies · 452+ views
    Newsbusters ^ | Mon, 05/24/2010 - 02:09 ET | By Noel Sheppard
    Around the same time they were caving in to pressure to delete all Mohammed references from an episode of "South Park," the geniuses at Comedy Central posted an online video game containing truly staggering anti-Semitic images. This abomination was originally called "I.S.R.A.E.L. Attack!" due to the lead character being a murderous robot named "I.S.R.A.E.L." -- "Intelligent Smart Robot Animation Eraser." As the game opens, the villain says, "You lied to me, Jew Producer"...
  • Comedy Central Mocks Jesus (But Respects Islam) -- SIGN PROTEST

    05/22/2010 1:23:51 PM PDT · by concernedAmerican1 · 12 replies · 772+ views
    TFP Student Action ^ | 05-22-10 | TFP Student Action
    TFP Student Action is urging Comedy Central to cancel the production of a new cartoon series called JC that mocks Our Lord Jesus Christ. According to press reports, Comedy Central writers are describing the new series JC as “a playful take on religion and society with a sprinkle of dumb.” For example, God the Father is shown as someone who is lazy, plays video games and neglects his son. In turn, Jesus is distant from his powerful and lazy father, and tries to become a regular guy in New York City. Since final approval at Comedy Central for JC is...
  • Most memorable one liners.

    05/14/2010 4:51:00 PM PDT · by Post-Neolithic · 353 replies · 5,400+ views
    05/14/2010 | Post_Neolithic
    Reading through one particular thread gave me the idea for this one.
  • Betty White On SNL

    05/09/2010 9:23:27 AM PDT · by moose2004 · 37 replies · 2,127+ views ^ | 5/9/10 | nbc
    Below are links to her monologue and the skits she was in:
  • Obama performed comedy routine 34 minutes after WH was notified of NYC bomb

    05/05/2010 4:58:24 PM PDT · by nhwingut · 43 replies · 1,016+ views ^ | 05/05/10 | Jeff J
    At 9:30 p.m., the White House Situation Room notified the national security staff that an apparent car bomb had been discovered in Times Square. At 10:04 p.m., President Obama began his address to the White House Correspondents Association Dinner in Washington, completing them at 10:21 p.m.
  • Obama At Bat (Funny Video)

    04/25/2010 8:00:42 PM PDT · by Wpin · 10 replies · 1,765+ views
    You Tube ^ | March 04, 2010 | TheDepartment7
    You are going to love this video!!! Well worth the time to watch, and look at the views this thing has!
  • Uh-oh…Comedy Central Scared By Wannabe Terrorists

    04/25/2010 11:24:50 AM PDT · by Starman417 · 4 replies · 257+ views
    Flopping Aces ^ | 04-25-10 | Wordsmith
    Baltimore Sun: It's not even that the terrorists have won, it's that wannabe terrorists have won. A group called Revolution Muslim, which by most accounts seems less a terrorist cell than, metaphorically speaking, a couple of guys living in their parents' basements, managed to scare Comedy Central this week into censoring South Park for mocking their religion, or rather, the ban in some quarters of depictions of the prophet Muhammed. The Anti-Defamation League, which has tracked the New York-based Revolution Muslim, says the group has no more than about a dozen members, is known mainly for spouting anti-Semitism, handing...