• Robin Williams Time magazine cover: eBay user wants $10,000 for misprint. What do you think? (Poll)

    Everyone dealt with the death of Robin Williams differently. Some of us cried. Some of us watched every Robin Williams movie we could get our hands on. And some of us registered a new eBay account and tried to make money off the world’s loss of an icon. Well, that’s what eBay user “Warnecathe” did, anyway. It’s true. “Warnecathe” registered for an account on Aug. 21 and uploaded one item—

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    Since the HFPA didn’t nominate any comedy films for a Golden Globe, vote for comedies here (Poll)

    If it isn’t the Recording Academy disappointing comedy fans it’s the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. This year, those lovable scamps nominated five films in the category of Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy— none of which are, in most intelligent people’s minds, comedies or musicals. They are as follows: American Hustle, Her, Inside Llewyn Davis, Nebraska, and The Wolf of Wall Street. So, with the absence of any real comedy

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    Will you buy the ‘Anchorman 2’ Superticket? (Poll)

    Paramount’s countless Anchorman promotional stunts might be enough to lure fans into purchasing a “superticket” for the sequel’s premiere. We reported earlier that Paramount planned to offer a similar “superticket” package that they did for their summer World War Z release. The idea is that, for a price, people can see the movie before anyone else and gain extra perks. Details have now emerged about the package, which allows for

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    What do you think about Melissa McCarthy on the cover of Elle? (Poll)

    This week lady-centric magazine Elle released its annual Women in Hollywood Issue. As is the protocol, Elle created multiple covers for home subscribers. And this year, Mike & Molly star, The Heat co-star and Bridesemaids standout Melissa McCarthy is one of five cover stars; Reese Witherspoon, Shailene Woodley, Marion Cotillard, Penelope Cruz and Naomie Harris join her. And while it’s seemingly a huge win for the comedy world to have

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    Did Jimmy Kimmel buy the naked Bea Arthur painting for comedian Jeff Ross? (Poll)

    Over the weekend, a fun little comedian controversy played out. It involves Jimmy Kimmel, Jeffrey Ross and a nude painting of the late, great Golden Girls star Bea Arthur. The painting was purchased for $1.9 million at auction recently, but the buyer’s identity wasn’t revealed—that is, until Ross thanked Kimmel for the painting via Twitter and included a photo of himself holding said work of art. Biggest surprise of my

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    What do you think of Lena Dunham on the cover of Rolling Stone? (Poll)

    The new issue of Rolling Stone (on stands Feb. 15) features Girls creator, writer, producer Lena Dunham in a somewhat suggestive pose. According to the magazine’s preview, the in-depth interview that accompanies the cover shoot spans the topics of Dunham’s “struggle anxiety and obsessive-compulsive disorder, her childhood fear of sex, her reaction to criticisms about the show’s lack of diversity – and much more. “It’s funny to me that I’m

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    Who should win the Grammy for best comedy album? (Poll)

    This Sunday, the Recording Academy will honor the best comedy album of 2012 by bestowing upon one of six artists a Grammy. Now, we’ve already established the Academy really doesn’t know shit about comedy so we thought it would be more valuable to ask you, dear Laughspinners and true comedy nerds, who should win. Below, are the nominees. Start voting and check back on Sunday for the results! Create your

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    Louis C.K., Archer, Mike Birbiglia, more win big in Laughspin Readers’ Choice Awards

    We’d like to thank our dedicated readers for participating in our year-end readers’ poll. Voting ended last night and with that come the results, which have been summarized below– complete with a few colorful pie charts! If you’d like to see the full list of categories and nominees, go here. If not, just continue below and enjoy! Thanks again, everyone. For the second year in a row, Louis C.K. has

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    Laughspin Presents: 2012 Readers’ Choice Comedy Awards

    SEE THE RESULTS HERE! Seeing as the final days of 2012 are fast approaching, we wanted to take this time (and space) to think back on all our favorite comedy memories of the last year. To that end, we present to you the 2012 Laughspin Readers’ Poll. Below, you’ll find many categories on which you can vote. Use the sliders to a scroll down and to the right if need

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