Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara on Their Favorite Comedians

Anne Meara helps Jerry Stiller remember who his favorite young comedians are, including Patton Oswalt and Zach Galifianakis.



The Comedy Awards Announce 2011 Nominees

MTV Networks is making a bold claim on the world of comedy by introducing the first annual Comedy Awards, set to air April 10th.


If nothing else, these awards are giving needed recognition to shows like Eastbound & Down and It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia. Of course there are also some notable snubs (Community, Parks and Rec and Conan come to mind. And to get the social media juices flowing, you can even submit your own entries for Best Viral Original. I guess the Best Comedy Video Blog category is TBA??


Here's one of my favorite clips from one of my favorite nominees.




FAMILY GUY: Brian Recalls Life Before Religion

When Peter and Brian go to AA, we get a glimpse of what life was like before religion.




Watson's Pre-Jeopardy Game Show FAILS

To mark the IBM supercomputer's Jeopardy debut, Slate put together this look at Watson's sordid game show past.




CONAN: Justin Bieber and Conan O'Brien Compare Hair

Conan O'Brien makes Justin Bieber's management team nervous by suggesting Bieber adopt his more vertical and aerodynamic haircut.




DAILY SHOW: Jon Stewart is Willy Wonka at the Egypt Chocolate Factory

After taking a week off, Jon Stewart and The Daily Show catch up on their Egypt coverage by showing us what Democracy looks like. And Jason Jones reports from inside's Glenn Beck's head.