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Annotated Anime: Shirobako episodes 16-19

Shirobako remains my favorite anime since a long while, and since I last recapped, it continues to roll forward like an unstoppable boulder of heartful comedy. I can only apologize about the late update since you, and Shirobako, deserved better. Show More Summary

Broad City Recap: The Tapeworm in Your Butt That Keeps You From Partying

High-fives to whichever Comedy Central suit made the executive decision to increase the pixelation budget — there’s a little bit of blurry, naked goodness in every episode now! Oh, get your mind out of the gutter, you bag of trash, I’m talking about art. This episode was all about hope and... More »

The Dratchelor PreCap: Bikini Tops, Bikini Bottoms and Unethical Editing

3 weeks agoHumor : Funny or Die

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Saturday Night Live Recap: J.K. Simmons Finds His Tempo

It would be a stretch to call J.K. Simmons a comedic actor. This is, lest we forget, a guy whose first famous role was Oz prison rapist Vern Schillinger (a role he reprised in an SNL walk-on in the '90s.) Comedy is definitely in the guy's wheelhouse, though. He's spent... More »

PerezTV Recap: Tina Fey's Winning SAG Awards Speeches!

Tina Fey may not be nominated for any SAG Awards this year, but we'll use any excuse to watch this funnywoman! In all, Fey has five SAG wins, four for Outstanding Female Actor in a Comedy Series in 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2013 and one for Comedy Ensemble in 2009 for the cast of 30 Rock. [ [...]

The Bachelor Season 19 Episode 3 Recap: Jimmy Kimmel Takeover Edition

Monday on The Bachelor Season 19 Episode 3, Jimmy Kimmel served as guest host and brought his hilarious brand of comedy to Chris Soules' journey for love. An avid fan for years, he's interviewed the stars of past seasons, cleverly hinted...Show More Summary

‘New Girl’ Season 4 Episode 13 Recap: “Coming Out”

Like most other single-camera, niche-audience TV comedies in this age of the serialized drama, New Girl‘s challenge is to make every episode laugh-out-loud funny while also advancing the multiple season-long storylines that ensure the growth of its characters and the progression of their relationships. Show More Summary

Togetherness Series Premiere Recap: Of Boone’s Farm and Cottonelle

The worst thing someone could say about HBO’s Togetherness, the first television show created by indie filmmakers Jay and Mark Duplass, is that it appears to be precisely what you would imagine a Duplass-helmed, HBO comedy would look like. It buries itself in the relationship minutae of upper-middle class white... More »

The McCarthys Season 1 Episode 7 Recap: The Night Apart

The McCarthys Season 1 Episode 7, part of CBS' Thursday comedy roster, featured Arthur and Marjorie's night apart and the resulting hijinks therein. Watch The McCarthys Season 1 Episode 7 Online How did this come about? At the onsetShow More Summary

Brooklyn Nine-Nine Recap: Worthless Man-Hours

In addition to his simply being hilarious, I love Craig Robinson’s Doug Judy (a.k.a. the Pontiac Bandit, a.k.a. Big Sugar) because he opens up a portal to another world where Brooklyn Nine-Nine is less of a workplace comedy and more of a cop show with jokes. That’s an exceptionally hard... More »

South Park Season 18 Episode 9 Recap: A New Generation

WARNING: This review of South Park Season 18 Episode 9 may get a little meta. That's because the latest installment of this Comedy Central animated smash talked a lot about commenters commenting about comments, while we express someShow More Summary

The Comeback Recap: But Can She Act?

A new theory: The Comeback was being meta in its first episode of the season, when Valerie Cherish remarked, hilariously, that a dramedy is a comedy without the laughs. Because as of last night, that’s what I’m convinced we now have on our hands. To me, the episode was riddled... More »

Brooklyn Nine-Nine Recap: 2-Mile Heimlich

When Brooklyn Nine-Nine was originally announced as a project, I was admittedly tickled by the idea of Frank Pembleton going toe-to-toe with Andy Samberg, but I wasn’t sure if Braugher could translate his gravitas to actual comedy, or if he’d just be used as a really intense straight man. But... More »

T.I. and Tiny: The Family Hustle Season 4 Episode 19 Recap: Everyone's a Comedian

It seems like everybody's a comedian in the Harris house these days, but T.I. and Tiny: The Family Hustle Season 4 Episode 19 took this to a new level. Watch T.I. and Tiny: The Family Hustle Season 4 Episode 19 Online Comedy may notShow More Summary

New Girl Season 4 Episode 4 Recap: We Are All Micro

Jess tried to prove a point to the guys on New Girl Season 4 Episode 4, which is a recipe for comedic gold nine times out of 10 with this FOX comedy. Her goal? To prove that women are, collectively, less shallow than men. Her proof?Show More Summary

‘Big Bang Theory’ Recap: Sheldon Proves String Theory With A Double Date [Video]

When it comes to situation comedies, The Big Bang Theory repeatedly ranks number one for its combination of witty writing, brilliant acting and charismatic characters. Just as with Friends, viewers feel that they know the personalities so well that they are inviting them into their own homes. Show More Summary

Chris Pratt Hosts ‘Saturday Night Live’ [Recap]

Full disclosure — I really wanted to like Chris Pratt on SNL. He has all the right ingredients to succeed on a show like Saturday Night Live, but unfortunately no one thought to give him great physical comedy that he could sink his teeth into. Show More Summary

Great Job, Internet!: Recap 40 years of hiring and firing with this chart of SNL turnover

Lorne Michaels probably didn’t anticipate 40 seasons of Saturday Night Live when he began the show in 1975. In order to keep up with the ever-shifting comedy world (“Jane, you ignorant slut” probably wouldn’t go over as well today),Show More Summary

'Doctor Who' Episode 3 Recap: The Doctor Meets a Legend

Doctor Who is a serious Sci-fi show. Look at Peter Capaldi's face: It's serious. And even though it's a lauded drama, it can also provide comedy with a purpose. As a matter of fact, it is in these comedic episodes where the audience learns the most about the Doctor's soul. Show More Summary

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