SPONSORED: See the opening monologue from host Hannibal Buress, the now-famous 5-word acceptance speeches, and special achievement to ALS Ice Bucket founder Pat Quinn.
After an absence of several years, the traveling festival returns to Chicago with a lineup that mirrors the growing Afropunk community and movement. [ more › ]
Comedy Central has released its summer 2015 plans for new and returning programming, which will see the debuts of period-piece-parody Another Period starring Natasha Leggero and Riki Lindhome, Why? With Hannibal Buress, hour-long stand-up...Show More Summary
Hannibal Buress hosted the 19th annual Webby Awards on May 18, 2015 and the ceremony is now on YouTube. Buress kicked off the ceremony with a monologue that focused on Internet and social media trends. Videos from the show are all posted to the Webby Awards YouTube page, including five-word acceptance speeches from Denizen, CollegeHumor, and Rhett & […]
Imagine if nobody in the audience in Philadelphia last year had captured Hannibal Buress on their cell phone camera, performing his bit calling out Bill Cosby as a hypocrite. Cosby certainly would like to imagine it. But it's not just about him, or about Buress, but about all stand-up comedians working on new jokes, bits […]
During the 19th annual Webby Awards, hosted on May 18, 2015 by comedian Hannibal Buress, an “In Memoriam” reel was played that honored the death of various types of clickbait, those annoying, uninformative, and often misleading headlines that have become the scourge of the Internet in the last few years. And now a moment of […]
Comedian Hannibal Buress skewered many popular bits of tech culture at the Webby Awards on Monday -- U2 albums on iPhones, Zach Braff's Kickstarter -- but he gave special attention to the world's favorite dating app. Tinder won the Webby...Show More Summary
Hannibal Burress and technology company Yondr have partnered up to make Burress' latest show at the Uptown Theater in Napa, California a cell phone-free zone.
Forget the Webbys—everyone knows that’s a glorified pageant. The Deep Webbys, hosted, as the regular Webbys will be, by Hannibal Buress, are where the Internet’s true power players get judged. “I think it’s high time that awards were...Show More Summary
The winners of the 19th annual Webby Awards have been announced. Comedian Hannibal Buress, who will host the Webby Awards ceremony on May 19th, 2015, announced that the winners have been posted in a Funny or Die parody video. In the video Buress hosts the Deep Webbys, a much darker version of the awards, with categories like […]
The Deep Webbys with Hannibal Buress 2:57 Hannibal Buress, host of the 2015 Webby Awards, will also be presenting for the Deep Webbys. Unless someone hires a bitcoin assassin to take him out. Submitted by: chris_singel Regular Keywords:...Show More Summary
Louis, Hannibal & more at Big Terrific last night (photo by @raynmuir) Max Silvestri: I guess we should talk about the show Big Terrific. Gabe Liedman: I'm glad we're giving it a nice ending. MS: Yeah, I'm so happy you...
The first of Pitchfork's SXSW parties took place at House of Vans at the Mohawk on March 18. It featured performances from Speedy Ortiz (featuring Hannibal Buress!), Courtney Barnett, Rae Sremmurd, Natalie Prass, Sophie, A. G. Cook, Viet Cong, Shamir, Son Lux, Lydia Ainsworth, Torres, and Steve Gunn. Show More Summary
Because some people don't know when to quit, check out today's end-of-day links: crooked Brooklyn detective, finger butts, Hannibal Buress longread, Snowden gives password advice, Manhattan IRS runs out of tax forms, and rooster plays soccer. Don't forget to follow Gothamist on Twitter and Instagram, and like us on Facebook. [ more › ]
Welcome back to another edition of FishbowlNY’s weekly Cover Battle. This round we have The Fader taking on Interview. The Fader’s latest issue features Bill Cosby’s favorite comedian, Hannibal Buress. Say hi, Bill. Interview went aShow More Summary
There's a lot of cutting social commentary on race and societal perceptions of skin color in Heems' new video for "Sometimes." And it's all important and significant to the conversation....But at the same time, nearly a fourth of the video is devoted to a staredown between Hannibal Buress and a whitefaced Eric Andre that we cannot stop laughing at. Show More Summary
Heems brings in comedians Eric Andre and Hannibal Buress for his new video for “Sometimes” off the Eat Pray Thug album and shit gets intense. Previously: Heems – Eat Pray Thug (Album Stream)
His Bill Cosby joke made Hannibal Buress go viral. But the first comedian to ever cover The FADER was already destined for greatness on his own terms. Read more...
Last month, the former Das Racist rapper Heems released the tough, incisive, smart-as-hell solo album Eat Pray Thug. His new video for “Sometimes,” the album’s absolute slapper of a first single, is a smart piece of comedy, a riff on the notoriously godawful Mike Myers movie The Love Guru that at least corrects that movie’s […]
Heems, formerly of Das Racist, released his latest album, Eat Pray Thug, last month. His video for "Sometimes" stars Hannibal Buress and Eric Andre and features Heems selling a skin-whitening paste via infomercial. It doesn't quite work out for Andre. Show More Summary