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Activist Comics: Public Financing

Elections are in the public interest, designating the propriety of public works, impacting every single member of the public--so therefore we must have public financing for campaigns. When the candidate with the most money wins overShow More Summary

Hipster Pilgrims Move Into Their New Neighborhood In The Story Of 'Gentrifigiving'

A group of people move into unfamiliar territory, take over with no understanding of the existing culture and drive the native locals away. Hmm, where have we heard this before? Color TV Comedy puts a new spin on the Thanksgiving holiday by telling it from the perspective of clueless hipster pilgrims. Show More Summary

Merry Thanksmas: A Holiday Rant

I have a confession to make: I'm one of those people -- the kind who are chomping at the bit to get their Christmas on BEFORE Thanksgiving. There, I said it. Let the judging begin. But first, people, let's think about this. This year, Thanksgiving's on November 27th. Show More Summary

This Proposal From Space Will Warm Your Nerdy Little Heart

One Seattle man took his love for his girlfriend to new heights -- literally -- by executing a marriage proposal from 90,000 feet in the air. In 2012, Jason Hakala of Cut Video (the same folks that brought you the viral pot-smoking grannies...Show More Summary

Pizza Hut Ad Takes Menu Back To The 'Old World,' And Italians Completely Hate It

Let's get one thing straight -- Pizza Hut's new "Flavor of Now" menu totally makes us cringe, but damn it -- their new commercial is really freakin' funny. In a genius work of advertising by Deutsch L.A, Pizza Hut takes its outrageously-named...Show More Summary

Jimmy Kimmel Gets Into Bathroom Brawl With Freddie Wong Over Their Necktie Knowledge

A man's tie is knot to be trifled with. Jimmy Kimmel recently ran into Freddie Wong of the hit Youtube series "Video Game High School" in a restroom and, well, one thing led to another and, obviously, they got into a brawl over their knowledge of necktie styles. Show More Summary

Carla Ferrigno, Angela Leslie And Louisa Moritz Come Forward With Allegations Against Bill Cosby

Three more women have come forward with allegations against Bill Cosby. Carla Ferrigno, Angela Leslie and Louisa Moritz are three of the 11 women who have now publicly identified themselves and accused Cosby of assaulting them in some form. Ferrigno, Leslie and Moritz's claims join a growing list of allegations made against the 77-year-old actor. Show More Summary

Santa Poops Stinky 'Yule Log' In Grossly Funny Toilet Freshening Ad

Everyone poops. Even Santa. Poo-Pourri, the toilet deodorizer that never met a doo-doo pun it didn't like, is back with another viral go after its 2013 YouTube smash "Girls Don't Poop." The Christmas-themed commercial shows St. Nick relieving himself in a British home during his global gifting rounds. Show More Summary

A Day at Home With a Newborn

This post was originally featured on Medium.com. My husband ("Bless his heart") sometimes calls/texts/emails me from work to ask me to do something, or call someone about something or other. Normal husband and wife stuff, really. But...Show More Summary

Apparent Drug Deal Goes Down During Live Local News Broadcast

Did this really just happen? Despite an increasing number of states voting to decriminalize marijuana, drug deals are still generally frowned upon in polite society and should not, under any circumstance, be completed in broad daylight while being recorded on camera. Show More Summary

Stolen Moment of the Week: Doctors Without Borders Benefit

Who: Anna Bass, Ira Glass, Monica Bill Barnes, Fred Armisen, Jessica Delfino, Regina Spektor, Jack Dishel, Greg Barris, Janeane Garofalo, Elna Baker, Jessica Williams, Ted Leo, Jena Friedman, Mike Hoaglin Where: Irving Plaza, 17 Irving...Show More Summary

Raw Video Footage Exposes Babies As The Tiny Drunk Adults They Really Are

It's a common observation among parents: Babies are just tiny drunk adults. From all the spills and messes they cause to their bouts of sudden-onset napping to the way they just can't manage to stay upright, little babies have a lotShow More Summary

Podcast Reviews: Grabbing Lunch and Picking Favorites

Grabbing Lunch with Matt Knudsen Epi 52 w/guests Helen Slater & Rob Watzke Eschewing a cardinal unspoken rule of traditional radio, "Thou shalt not eat on the air", Grabbing Lunch's Matt Knudsen tucks into the midday meal at different restaurants and chats amidst the clatter of tableware and the chatter of nearby diners. Show More Summary

Toni Morrison Breaks Down The Reality Of Race On The Colbert Report

Toni Morrison has a way with words, on and off the page. The Nobel Prize winning author joined Stephen Colbert for an interview Wednesday night to discuss her legendary body of work and the reality of race in American society. With the ease and grace of a seasoned comedian, Morrison hit Colbert with a series of jokes in his own studio. Show More Summary

Middle (ST)age: Giving Thanks With a Chaser

I say what I'm feeling. Just call me NO Filter Fernandez. I don't understand why more people aren't open with their emotions. To me, not letting time sweep every emotion aside and instead standing right in the middle of them is life,...Show More Summary

Winter Sucks: A Poem

Why do I live here? Aw, hell -- I don't know, November, Wind chill eight below. Forty-five years now, In this stupid state, You'd think I'd adjust, But, no -- I still hate. Six inches of snow, Came down overnight, The whole yard is covered, In...Show More Summary

Some African-Americans Remain Skeptical Over Bill Cosby Rape Allegations On Social Media

Following a string of sexual assault allegations resurfacing in recent weeks, Bill Cosby’s legacy as one of pop culture’s most iconic and influential figures have faced public scrutiny. To date a total of 15 women, including supermodel...Show More Summary

It's 'Turkey Dump Weekend' And The SRSLY Girls Are About To Take A Dump On Your Heart

The idea of your girlfriend being away at college, hanging around guys whose no-shave Novembers will actually yield results, can't be a comforting thought for most high school boyfriends. Alexandra Fiber and Danielle Gibson of the comedy...Show More Summary

7 Reasons to Be Thankful This Mom Isn't on Instagram

A few of my friends have suggested I get on the Instagram bandwagon. I've thought about it, but one more social media thing to keep track of may make my head actually explode, and I don't think I need another distraction sucking time out of my day. Show More Summary

An Open Letter From Introverts To Everyone Else

Hi, it's us, Introverts. We just wanted to write a quick note to everyone to clear the air. We know that we can be hard to read, a little closed off and even irritable sometimes, but we do love you. To help you deal with us, we have put together a list of things you should know. 1. Show More Summary

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