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Lavell Crawford On Sway In The Morning: Roast Sway During The Interview, And Jokes About The Cosby Allegations

Jan 26, 2015No Comments78 Views

Lavell Crawford recently stopped at Carolines Comedy Club in New York City but before he touched the stage he talked with the people of Sway

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Premiere Episodes Of Mike Epps ‘That Racist’ Web-Series

Jan 26, 2015No Comments143 Views

Earlier we shared that Mike Epps’s project with AOL was preparing for it’s debut, and today is the day. For new series That’s Racist, Epps

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Hannibal Buress Announces California Dates For ‘Comedy Comisado’ Tour

Jan 26, 2015No Comments828 Views

Cali, Hannibal Buress is headed your way. Back in September of 2014, Buress shared that he would be hitting the road for his tour called

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Guest Editor: Online Comedic Personality @LeanAndCuisine (Casey Lawrence) Shares His Love And Hate For Online Comedy In Open Letter

Jan 26, 20151 Comment1102 Views

If you go on the Instagram page of 21 year-old Casey Lawrence who is identified online as @LeanAndCuisine, you will see two things. The first

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John Witherspoon Says Chris Tucker Is Why We Won’t See ‘Last Friday’

Jan 24, 2015No Comments429 Views

At this point it might be safe to say that the talked about last ‘Friday’ installment we’ve all been waiting for may not be happening.

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Key And Peele Make Super Bowl Predictions: Patriots vs. Seahawks

Jan 24, 2015No Comments174 Views

Next Sunday, Feb. 1st Key And Peele will take over Comedy Central for their first-ever Super Bowl special. The duo will introduce fans to anchors

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Chris Rock In The Weirdest Video You Will Watch Today With Hannibal Buress, Eric Andre Finale

Jan 24, 20151 Comment1438 Views

If you have been watching The Eric Andre show on Adult Swim, then you know Andre’s show is one of kind. The series features a

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King Bach Does ‘Proposal Prank’ To Beyonce With King Of Hip-Hop, Jay Z Looking On At NBA Game

Jan 24, 2015No Comments613 Views

Last night the known hip-hop royal couple, rapper Jay Z and wife singer Beyonce were in Los Angeles enjoying a basketball game between the Clippers

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Children Of Comedian Killed In Tracy Morgan Car Crash Open Up About Walmart Settlement

Jan 23, 2015No Comments201 Views

This week we shared that the family of James McNair, who was killed in the car crash that severely injured Tracy morgan, reached a settlement

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Trailer: Newest Look Of Craig Robinson In ‘Hot Tube Time Machine’ Sequel

Jan 23, 2015No Comments135 Views

Last year we got a first look of the newest installment of ‘Hot Tube Time Machine’ with Craig Robinson, Clark Duke, and Rob Corddry. In

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Russell Simmons Suggest Executives Aren’t Giving Real ‘Black Comedians’ Opportunities, Reveals Project With J.B. Smoove

Jan 23, 2015No Comments788 Views

During an interview this week with Variety at their NATPE event, Russell Simmons had some words regarding Hollywood’s dealing with black talent. In his interview

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Chappelle Show Turns 12 Years Old Today, Here’s Two Of Our Favorite Moments

Jan 23, 2015No Comments206 Views

A definite comedy game changer since it first aired, Dave Chappelle’s TV series with Comedy Central, Chappelle Show officially turns 12 years old (Jan. 22,

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King Bach Does ‘Proposal Prank’ To Beyonce With King Of Hip-Hop, Jay Z Looking On At NBA Game

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Last night the known hip-hop royal couple, rapper Jay Z and wife singer Beyonce were in Los Angeles enjoying a basketball game between the Clippers vs. the Nets. Well at that same arena, King Bach who can be considered comedy royalty happened to be enjoying the same game. The comedic personality who has gained millions of followers on social-media apps such as Vine and Instagram couldn’t let the moment go

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LMAO: Comedian Felonious Munk Helps Translate Rapper Plies On Instagram

Jan 13, 2015
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A video posted by Plies (@plies) on Jan 13, 2015 at 7:32am PST Earlier this week we covered a story on Florida rapper Plies, who Lil Duval felt might have a decent career in comedy. Plies over the last month has been making people laugh with a series of Instagram videos (example above) featuring a collection of his thoughts. The rapper delivers his clips in a strong southern dialect making

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Phylicia Rashad Speaks Out In First TV Interview On Bill Cosby Allegations: “….This Is About Obliteration Of Legacy”

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