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Comedy Around the Web, Vol. 35

Vulture released this list of “50 Comedians You Should and Will Know“.

Marc Maron’s new TV show, Maron, premiers this week on IFC and in honor of that Splitsider put out this list of 15 of the Best, Most Defining Episodes of WTF.

The third season of comedy documentary series Modern Comedian premiered this week with an episode featuring stand-up comedian Phil Hanley.

Reggie Watts started a new web series, Life on the Road, which follows the performer while on tour.

Chris Hardwick is going to join the late-night team at Comedy Central in the fall with a new show co-produced by Funny or Die with executive producers Tom Lennon and Ben Garant.

Judd Apatow moderated a discussion between comedy legends Mel Brooks and Carl Reiner and the whole thing is available to watch online.

Chris Gethard made this video for IFC to deal with his scenes from Iron Man 3 being left on the cutting room floor.

The 2013 White House Correspondents’ dinner was held last weekend. You can watch comedian Conan O’Brien’s entire 27-minute speech and President Obama’s full speech online

In response to Zach Braff asking fans to fund his follow-up project to Garden State - comedy  news site Laughspin released this article covering “Kickstarter abuse”.

 

Comedy Around the Web, Vol. 31

The New York Times profiled Dave Chappelle’s return to the stage.

Splitsider examines if doing stand-up on late night television still matters.

Comedy Central shared this preview for Inside Amy Schumer.

Friend of WitOut (check out Episode 12 of our podcast) Kevin McDonald will be guest writing for the next two episodes of Saturday Night Live with hosts Melissa McCarthy and Vince Vaughn.

David Cross talked to IFC about Arrested Development, The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret, and Mr. Show with Bob and David.

There is a new red band trailer for This is the End, the comedy featuring all those guys who have been in all those comedies together over the past few years.

Jimmy Fallon and Jay Leno address rumors about The Tonight Show in this musical opening from Late Night.

You can see all the pieces from Gallery 1988’s SNL-themed art show online via Splitsider.

Funny or Die produced this American Psycho parody featuring Huey Lewis and Weird Al.

This site sends strange texts to random numbers and then posts the results.

Conan O’Brien became a Civil War reenactor on a recent episode of Conan.

To bookend this week’s Comedy Around the Web with another piece from the New York Times: check out this interview with Louis CK

Comedy Around the Web, Vol. 21

VH1 has relaunched Best Week Ever and The Comic’s Comic would like to help you meet the new cast.

Watch Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert cover President Obama’s inauguration.

This animated video tells the story of how Eddie Murphy discovered Chris Rock.

Grantland has created this March Madness-style bracket to determine the best Chappelle’s Show sketch of all time.

Comedy Central and SiriusXM have joined forces to create Comedy Central Radio, a new station where comedy lovers can hear audio from Comedy Central programs like Comedy Central Presents and Premium Blend as well as new performances and all-access specials from Comedy Central events.

Portlandia’s Nerd PSA would like to send a message to those that go around calling themselves nerds as a point of pride.

This article from The Independent on Louis C.K. highlights the comedian’s career as his show Louie is set to debut in the UK.

Comedy Central has ordered a pilot episode for a stand-up series based on Jonah Ray and Kumail Nanjiani’s live show The Meltdown.

PBS Off Book asks What’s the deal with internet comedy?

The Laugh Button named 8 Comedians to watch in 2013.

Like blooper reels from movies? Want to see one from Judd Apatow’s This is 40? Ok here you go.

 

Comedy Around the Web, Vol. 20

In case you missed Tina Fey and Amy Poehler host The Golden Globes, here’s a video that cuts the show down to just their parts.

The Comic’s Comic has shared the full list of comedians set to appear on the second season of Comedy Central’s The Half Hour.

The YouTube channel LOUD just released the first episode of a new six-part web series called Coogan Auto, written and directed by Rob Riggle.

Trey Parker and Matt Stone announced they will be starting their own production company.

Friend of Philly comedy and member of UCB team Scraps Angel Yau sent us her group’s new Banned Diversity PSA sketch, which you can check out online.

Tina Fey revealed the secret to her success.

Comedy Bang Bang and other Earwolf Network podcast have joined the Video Podcast Network.

Nick Kroll’s new Comedy Central show Kroll Show debuted. Splitsider breaks down what to expect from the sketch show in this preview.

In 2012 comedian Rory Scovel made this video (part one) documenting every single day of his life (part two).

Comedy Around the Web, Vol. 11

Remember how we told you that former Philly comic David Ray Agyekum was one of Comedy Central’s “Comics to Watch” for 2012? Well, now you can watch the show from the New York Comedy Festival online.

Bonnie McFarlane and Rich Voss have a new film with a new look on the tired old topic that “Women Aren’t Funny.”

Fred Armison and Carrie Brownstein have released a new book: Portlandia: A Guide for Visitors.

Seven years after his death, a feature-length movie about iconic Tonight Show host Johnny Carson, is in the works.

Anchorman Two might be a musical. That’s pretty awesome.

In honor of Movember, here’s some mustache motivation from Nick Offerman.

Cracked shares six insane (but convincing) theories about kid’s shows.

Comedy Around the Web, Vol. 6

Tig Notaro released her special, Tig Notaro: Live via LouisCK.net. The set, recorded at Largo in Los Angeles, covers the very personal material of Noraro’s recent breast cancer diagnosis (and, as you’ve probably heard already, is amazing). You can purchase the special for $5 online.

Comedian Rob Riggle released this video offering his special services as part of the lead-up  to Comedy Central’s Night of Too Many Stars.

Amy Poehler revealed the six bizarre habits of her Parks and Recreation co-star Adam Scott.

Heres the story of how SNL won a bid to have the one and only Big Bird as a guest on last week’s show.

Splitsider shared everything there is to know about the new season of Arrested Development.

Comedians Bill Burr, Joe DeRosa, and Robert Kelly released their book CHEAT: A Man’s Guide to Infidelity this week sharing the wisdom, advice, and humor they picked up through their romantic indiscrecions. You know, if you’re into that sort of thing.

GQ posted this oral history of Cheers for the 30th anniversary of the show’s debut.

Fans of FX’s Louie (and who isn’t) will have to wait until the Spring of 2014 for Season 4.

Comedy Around the Web, Vol. 5

Splitsider and Billy Merritt illustrated the Six Different Types of Improv Students.

Comedy Central revamped their Jokes.com page, where you can watch classic clips and highlights from the latest stand-up specials and series, read about stand-up, tweet about stand-up, live, breathe, dream stand-up.

Creative fans have the chance to win a walk-on role in the new season of Arrested Development.

They gave away some Emmy Awards for comedy at the Emmy Awards.

Bill Burr talked to Splitsider about his new special, his alt-room statements, false outrage, and more.

Here’s an anthology of animated GIFs from South Park. Why not?

Chris Parnell and Deon Cole reveal the iPhone 5’s secret sexy feature on Conan. Chris Parnell makes everything better.