No, not records like albums – records like Guinness World Records. A slew of comedians ranging from Hannibal Buress to Nate Bargatze help set a new Guinness World Record for longest comedy show ever, lasting from 12:04am on 4/12 until 4:20 on 4/20. That same day, after a whopping 53 years on TV, comedy variety show Sábado Gigante was cancelled. It ran for over half a century, so it probably set some sort of record.
Elsewhere in the comedy world:
– We offered our own take on Conan writer Andres de Bouchet’s highly profane Twitter rant about the state of late night TV.