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Jenny Slate on Her Rage, Her Comedy, and Her Love for Michael Dukakis

Jenny Slate is running errands on Martha’s Vineyard. It’s day one of some self-imposed alone time to work on a book that she describes as […]

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Stephen Colbert Addresses Scott Lively on “The Late Show”

Stephen Colbert, shockingly, is not particularly impressed by Scott Lively. The Republican gubernatorial challenger, known for his extremist anti-LGBT views and book pedaling the theory […]

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Dave Chappelle and Jon Stewart Are Coming to Boston

Yep, you read that right. Dave Chappelle and Jon Stewart are going on tour, together, and they’re coming to Boston. Their first stop of a seven-night […]

Joe Kennedy and Jimmy Kimmel
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It Was Massachusetts Night on “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

Jimmy Kimmel may as well have shown up in a Patriots beanie toting a dozen doughnuts from Dunkin’. Wednesday night’s edition of Jimmy Kimmel Live […]

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Amy Schumer and Martha’s Vineyard Chef Chris Fischer Got Married

Just days after making their relationship Instagram official, Amy Schumer and Chris Fischer got married at a private ceremony in Malibu on Tuesday, according to People.  The comedic […]

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Chapo Trap House Is Coming to Boston

Calling all Boston-area grey wolves: Chapo Trap House is coming to town. The irreverent, leftist podcast hosted by Will Menaker, Felix Biederman, Matt Christman, Virgil […]

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Boston Calling Announces Comedy Experience

Out with the film, in with the comedy. That’s the latest from Boston Calling, which announced today that comedian Hannibal Buress will host and headline […]

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Louis CK Is Bringing Two Standup Specials to Netflix

Add this to the “good news” category for 2017: Louis C.K. is bringing two new stand-up specials to Netflix. His first show, 2017, will be available on […]

Louis CK on stage at the Burren Back Room after midnight on February 16, 2017. / Photo by Christopher Anderson
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Louis CK Crashed Late Night Comedy at the Burren

After surprising a crowd at McGreevey’s on Valentine’s Day, Louis CK brought his comedy chops to the Burren. The Newton native rolled into the Davis […]

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Louis CK Performs Surprise Valentine’s Day Set at McGreevy’s

Those who showed up at McGreevy’s for the bar’s twice-weekly comedy show received a rare treat Tuesday night. Louis CK dropped in for a surprise Valentine’s Day […]

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Saturday Night Live Had a Special Super Bowl Family Feud

The night before the Super Bowl for the actual New England Patriots was probably filled with anxiety and last minute game prep, but over in […]

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The Interview: Bill Burr

The foul-mouthed funnyman is starring in two of this season’s most anticipated Netflix shows. But will Bill Burr’s next role—fatherhood—be his toughest yet?

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Tom Brady Sells Ridiculous Sleep Products in Funny or Die Parody

Tom Brady is going all in with his new line of “Athlete Recovery Sleepwear.” After debuting his new “TB12 recovery technology” for Under Armour earlier […]

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Drunk History on Julia Child Will Make Your Day

If you need some culinary inspiration this holiday season, you could pick up the new book, In Julia’s Kitchen, which looks at Julia Child’s famous […]

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Boston Comedy Festival to Honor John Ratzenberger This Weekend

The Boston Comedy Festival will honor Cheers legend John Ratzenberger with a Lifetime Achievement Award on Saturday night. Although it’s been a while since the […]