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Sarah Silverman’s Empathy Shtick More Fake News
2 days ago

Sarah Silverman’s Empathy Shtick More Fake News

Rodney King famously said, “Why can’t we all just get along?”

Comic Sarah Silverman has been summoning that spirit while promoting her Hulu series, “I Love You, America.”

Here’s the …
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‘Oath’ Has Trump-like Gov’t Arresting Liberal Celebs
1 month ago

‘Oath’ Has Trump-like Gov’t Arresting Liberal Celebs

Trump Derangement Syndrome is very real in La La Land.

The film industry reliably supports Democrats, typically en masse. The Age of Trump, however, fueled something different and harder to …
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Your Essential Comedy Rule Book [Woke Edition]
3 months ago

Your Essential Comedy Rule Book [Woke Edition]

Comedy was hard. Now, it’s darn near impossible.

The rules governing what’s acceptable in stand-up routines and beyond have never been more complicated. Tell the wrong joke and you might …
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Is Simple Decency Dead in Liberal Hollywood?
8 months ago

Is Simple Decency Dead in Liberal Hollywood?

The Hollywood dream factory is the stuff of nightmares these days.

That’s no reflection on the horror genre, on the rebound thanks to slick indies like “It Follows,” “It Comes …
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Sarah Silverman’s Stunning Hypocrisy on Full Blast
1 year ago

Sarah Silverman’s Stunning Hypocrisy on Full Blast

It must be nice to be a liberal celebrity getting “grilled” by an entertainment journalist.

No hard questions. No probing follow-ups. And, in the case of comic Sarah Silverman, a willingness …
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The No-Brainer Talk Show Hollywood Needs Now
1 year ago

The No-Brainer Talk Show Hollywood Needs Now

We don’t need another late night talk show … on paper.

We’ve already got Stephen, Samantha, Seth, Conan, John, Trevor, Bill, Chelsea, Iliza, Jimmy and Jimmy. Coming soon? Jim (Jefferies) …
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9 Sarah Silverman Tweets She Hopes You Forget
2 years ago

9 Sarah Silverman Tweets She Hopes You Forget

Sarah Silverman will soon host her own politically-charged talk show. Only it won’t be what you expect.

That’s according to the Variety.com report on Silverman’s deal with streaming giant Hulu.


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‘Last Laugh’ Tackles Comedy’s Biggest Taboos
2 years ago

‘Last Laugh’ Tackles Comedy’s Biggest Taboos

It took some foul-mouthed comics to convince Ferne Pearlstein her “Last Laugh” project was ready for its closeup.

The filmmaker had wanted to shoot a documentary about humor and the …
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Top 11 Crazy Anti-Trump Rants from Shia LaBeouf
2 years ago

Top 11 Crazy Anti-Trump Rants from Shia LaBeouf

The stiffest competition in Hollywood these days has nothing to do with the annual Oscar race.

It’s who can say the craziest things about President Donald Trump.

For a while …
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Why RiotLA Isn’t Like Any Other Comedy Fest
2 years ago

Why RiotLA Isn’t Like Any Other Comedy Fest

Los Angeles may be the showbiz capital of the world, but it never had a comedy festival of its own until a former Chicagoan made it happen.

Abbey Londer’s bold …
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