• Holiday shopping gift guide based on their favorite comedian

    Picking out the best gifts for your loved ones can feel like a never-ending maze of lofty price tags and vague memories of shoes they said they liked years ago. Of course, in concept, the best gifts are deeply personal—a weird lamp that made you think of your sister or a bear-shaped lighter that just screams Uncle Dan. But finding the inspiration for these intimate gifts is much harder than

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    Why those Hallmark Christmas movies are accidental comedic gold

    Some of the best comedy out there is created on accident, and few movie genres prove this theory more than those comforting yet corny Hallmark Christmas movies. You don’t even have to watch A Boyfriend For Christmas to know there’s a scene where Santa earnestly tells an adult man named Ryan (the titular boyfriend) to live in the moment and let love in. The movie itself centers around a woman

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    Adam Sandler movie marathon kicks off Comedy Central special programming

    December is one of those months where you’re always playing something pleasant in the background. Comedy Central hopes to get us over the hump to 2019 with a full month of special programming you can always leave on while you wrap presents, pack for that vacation, or hide away from the family with that basement tube TV that may or may not still work. The 31 Days of Holiday Survival

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    ‘Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever’ looks terrible even for Lifetime. On the other hand, Aubrey Plaza! (Video)

    I will love Aubrey Plaza until my eyes stop working and I can no longer hear, but this trailer for the upcoming Lifetime movie, in which the Parks and Recreation star voices viral sensation Grumpy Cat, confirms all of my obvious fears— Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever looks terrible. While it seems Lifetime has smartly gone the way of being self-aware (notice the fourth wall breaking throughout the trailer) I

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    The Daily Show’s Jason Jones hilariously live tweets visit to Santa with kids

    Comedy stars– they’re just like us! They wait on line for Santa not because they want to, but because they love their kids. And this made my Sunday a bit less frigid and dark. Daily Show correspondent Jason Jones decided to live tweet his visit to Santa with his three kids. Check it out below. I'm live tweeting my wait for Santa at Macy's! 10 minutes in and #holidayspiritISintheair— Jason Jones

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    Comedian Kyle Dunnigan talks about his Christmas album (Exclusive preview)

    For most of the world’s Christian population – practicing or otherwise – Christmas is an incredibly exciting time of the year. It’s a time for family and friends to come together and celebrate what’s right with the world. And it’s a time to spend a bunch of money you don’t have on a bunch of crap no one wants or needs. For some, Christmas memories have been cemented through song.

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    Ryan Gosling, Eva Mendes, Jim Carrey star in ‘Drunk History’ Christmas edition

    If you’re like us, you thought there would be no new installments of Drunk History, the web series created by Derek Waters, who last posted an episode to Funny or Die almost two years ago. But Waters has something to teach us all about hope. And that is that we should have some. Just in time for the holidays, Drunk History returns with its version of the immortal Christmas poem,

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    Watch Maria Bamford, Dave Koechner, and more in Santa Claus campaign videos

    There hasn’t been a recent GOP debate, so the pan for comedy gold in the political realm is momentarily sparse. But Funny or Die will not be stopped by the lack of debates or bizarre soundbites from which to produce web videos in order to make fun of the candidates vying for the Republican presidential ticket. Today, FoD has Dave Koechner, Maria Bamford, Christopher McDonald and Andre Royo (Bubbles from

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    Video: Musical comedian Katie Goodman will be Jewish for Christmas

    Each year when Christmas rolls around, Jewish comedians have a lot to say about growing up celebrating Hanukkah (widely portrayed as a dull holiday) instead of Christmas. Their main complaint, of course, is that they were forced to watch their non-Jewish friends have all sorts of fun opening presents under a giant tree, enjoying the avalanche of cheery Christmas television and singing up-beat carols extolling the alleged virtues of Christianity.

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    Maria Bamford rekindles her Christmas ad campaign for Target

    Maria Bamford holiday ads are becoming just as traditional as a Christmas tree, a Hanukkah bush and getting hammered on eggnog. (“Ho-ho-ooh, my head hurts, Santa!”). Bamford follows up her hilarious series of Black Friday TV ads for Target from last year with more comical commercials and print ads for the bargain behemoth. Check out the first ad in a series of four below. And we even dropped some screen

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