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  • Marina Franklin on Conan, “Some of the men will never laugh at this”

    Marina Franklin

    Marina Franklin was the guest comedian on Conan last night. What did we learn from her? She tends to get into shape before a breakup, she’s often wondering the population percentages where she goes, interracial relationships have an education process, and people will let her know if she’s with a man that’s too young for her. Read More

    Sam Morril on Conan, “I saw a dad in a coffee shop quizzing his kid on dinosaurs”

    Sam Morril on Conan

    Almost a year after his last appearance on the show, Sam Morril swung by Conan for a tight 5, and tight it was. Morril’s jokes about everything from crystal meth, dinosaurs, basketball, relationships and how a broken phone can help end one. It’s all finely honed material. Morril is a beast! He has both a new comedy album and Comedy Central Half Hour coming up. Be sure to not sleep on those. Read More

    Monroe Martin on The Tonight Show, “I believe that you can only eat as healthy as the stores surrounding your area”

    Monroe Martin on The Tonight Show

    About a year after making a splash as a finalist on Last Comic Standing, Monroe Martin made his late night TV debut on The Tonight Show. How did he do? He came up big with some great jokes about geography, the 24 hour news cycle and which nationality he believes certain superheroes to be. Congrats Monroe! Read More

    Maggie Maye on Conan, “My style is best described as a young girl whose father has her for the weekend”

    Maggie Maye

    Maggie Maye made her television debut on Conan last night. In her 5 mins, she described her style as a young girl whose father has her for the weekend. In her set she clears up what it really means to be sassy. Read More

    Steve Byrne on Late Late Show: “Fat white girls, new mission, start bangin’ Asian guys”

    Comedian Steve Byrne delivers jokes about turning 40, accepting death, single girls, and the new mission for fat white girls on The Late Late Show with James Corden.

    Judd Apatow on The Tonight Show, “Can you pop a zit on a testicle?”

    Director Judd Apatow makes his Tonight Show stand-up debut, performing jokes for the first time since he stopped at 24 years old. He touches on his level of fame, living with all women and delivers a tasty Bill Cosby impression.

    John Mulaney explains “The Jinx” to a 13 year-old girl

    On tonight’s episode of The Meltdown with Jonah & Kumail, John Mulaney talks about the Emmy aspirations he has for one of his favorite TV shows The Jinx. Then, it turns out there’s a young lady, of 13 years, in the audience who needs to have the TV show explained to her. Enter a comedian explaining a murderer to a young child.

    John Roy on Conan, “I’ve always been a nerdy guy”

    John Roy was the guest comedian on Conan last night. And while taking the platform he decided to tell us though he’s a nerdy guy he still doesn’t have the imagination to come up with what the folks on Game of Thrones are doing. But we still shouldn’t expect him to dress much like an adult.

    Watch this exclusive clip from Lisa Lampanelli’s new stand-up special, “Back To The Drawing Board” premiering tonight

    Tonight at 10pm on Epix, Lisa Lampanelli’s new stand-up special, Back To The Drawing Board will premiere. Earlier this week Lampanelli made an appearance on our podcast and we got the chance to speak to her about said special, her life in comedy, and what her future might look like. Now we’re bringing you an exclusive debut of a clip from said special before it premieres tonight on EPIX. Watch it then set the DVR for 10pm.

    Mark Normand on Conan, “I look at racism the same way I look at Nickelback”

    Mark Normand was the guest comedian on Conan last night. His five minutes cover his functioning alcoholism and how it should be celebrated, being dumped, how he’s just not a fan of airports, and why he likes women that can build things.