• Whitney Cummings, Lisa Lampanelli, Joy Behar, 11 more headlining Las Vegas comedy series ‘Lipshtick’ at Venetian

    Whitney Cummings, Lisa Lampanelli, Susie Essman, Joy Behar and 10 other stellar comedians will be part of The Venetian Las Vegas’ new all-female comedy series Lipshtick. Get it— because “shtick” is sort of a synonym for comedy and because girls LOVE lipstick? You may be asking yourself, why not just book these amazing comedians without creating an issue out of the fact none of them have dicks? Well, luckily John

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    Lisa Lampanelli is now the spokesperson for a life-saving weight loss surgery

    The Weight Loss Surgery Foundation of America has announced the Lovable Queen of Mean, Lisa Lampanelli, as their National Ambassador of Hope. If you’ve been listening to the amazing Laughspin Podcast, then you’d know that Lampanelli is now a skinny bitch (Don’t get upset. She gave the name to herself in her new one-woman show called Skinny Bitch: NOT a Standup Comedy Show). The comedienne, a frequent favorite on the

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    Laughspin Podcast, episode 77: Lisa Lampanelli interview

    I recently had the pleasure of sitting down with comedian Lisa Lampanelli — aka the Lovable Queen of Mean — at her Manhattan apartment for The Laughspin Podcast. We chatted about a great many things, including her dramatic weight loss, her new one-woman show called Skinny Bitch: NOT A Standup Comedy Show, her handful of dead ex-lovers, her plans for the future and much more. I should mention that during

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    Watch the full first episode of Bounty Hunters with Jeff Foxworthy, Larry the Cable Guy, Lisa Lampanelli

    Though it doesn’t officially premiere on CMT until this Saturday at 10 pm ET, you can watch the entire first episode of Bounty Hunters right here! Starring Jeff Foxworthy, Larry the Cable Guy, Bill Engvall and Lisa Lampanelli, the animated series centers on a dysfunctional small town bounty hunter business headed up by Foxworthy’s character. It also features the voices of real-life married couple and Daily Show correspondents Samantha Bee

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    Stephen Colbert, huge list of comedians celebrate National Voter Registration Day (Exclusive pics)

    Did you know there’s a huge presidential election going down in November? You did? Well, aren’t you just the little news junkie. How about this: Did you know tomorrow is the first ever National Voter Registration Day? You did not. Stop lying. In honor of this special day, wherein all Americans are encouraged to register to vote (if they haven’t already; you can’t register twice, you guys), a huge list

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    Lisa Lampanelli talks new album, Celebrity Apprentice and Broadway! (Laughspin interview)

    Comedian Lisa Lampanelli has been a busy broad. You can see her every Sunday night on Celebrity Apprentice, she just landed a role on a new animated series for CMT and she’s getting ever-so-close to launching her one-woman Broadway show. And you can add to that, the release of her new album Equal Opportunity Offender, a collection of her greatest recorded bits, spanning her four live albums– available now! Luckily,

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    CMT greenlights animated show with Jeff Foxworthy, Bill Engvall, Larry the Cable Guy

    It’s been a while since we’ve seen the original Blue Collar Comedy guys collaborate on a project. By next year, however, we’ll see Jeff Foxworthy, Bill Engvall and Larry the Cable Guy together again—in all-new animated forms. That’s right, folks: CMT has given the thumbs-up to Bounty Hunters, a 30-minute weekly series that centers around the trio and their ramshackle bounty hunter business. (If you’re wondering where Ron White is,

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    Watch the trailer and five clips from the upcoming Lenny Bruce documentary

    Who would’ve thought that a producer who has made a career working on reality shows like The Bachelor, High School Reunion and Cookin’ with Coolio, would have such a healthy respect for one of the comedy world’s most influential figures. But the fact is, Elan Gale is clearly passionate about the late Lenny Bruce. And to prove it, his long-in-the-making documentary Looking For Lenny will hit the digital marketplace March

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    Exclusive: Lisa Lampanelli will not roast Charlie Sheen for Comedy Central

    The last we heard about Lisa Lampanelli’s expected participation in the upcoming Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen, the comedian was a “maybe,” due to a prior commitment. Lisa tells us now it’s official: sadly, she won’t be part of the broadcast. “I’ve been contracted to do a gig in Biloxi and had already moved it once for a TV appearance,” she tells Laughspin, about the Sept. 10 filming date

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    PBS special will feature Jerry Seinfeld, Carol Burnett, George Lopez, Lisa Lampanelli and more

    Mary Tyler Moore is set to host a PBS tribute to The Ed Sullivan Show entitled Ed Sullivan’s Comedy Legends. The retrospective airs on Aug. 6 and will feature Ed Sullivan veterans such as Carol Burnett, Rich Little, Jackie Mason, Anne Meara, Carl Reiner, Joan Rivers and Jerry Stiller. The show will also feature next generation comedians like Joy Behar, Kathy Griffin, Arsenio Hall, Lisa Lampanelli, Richard Lewis, George Lopez,

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    Lisa Lampanelli to donate $1,000 to Gay Men's Health Crisis for every Westboro Baptist Church protester

    Simply brilliant. Lisa Lampanelli is scheduled to perform tonight in Topeka, KS, which is where the Westboro Baptist Church is located. Quick review: the WBC is led by Fred Phelps who routinely organizes protests against gays, Jews, Catholics, Lutherans—basically anyone who are not them. These are also the cats that protest outside the funerals of American soldiers who were killed in action. Anyway, the fun folks of WBC are planning

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    New Majority Comedy Tour kicks off June 3; Iglesias, Peters, Lampanelli and Byrne to perform

    Tickets for the first few shows of The New Majority Comedy Tour, arguably the biggest comedy tour of the year, are now on sale. In each town the tour hits, Russell Peters, Gabriel Iglesias, Lisa Lampanelli and Steve Byrne will perform. You can snag your tickets here.

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    Lisa Lampanelli reveals her Donald Trump roast plan of attack

    Two days ago, Comedy Central announced the list of folks who would be hurling insults toward Donald Trump during the taping of the network’s roast of the man, premiering March 15 at 10:30 pm EST. Whitney Cummings, Anthony Jeselnik, Lisa Lampanelli, and Jeffrey Ross as well as Snoop Dogg, Larry King and The Jersey Shore’s The Situation will all be on hand. While the actual roast is being taped this

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    Featured review: Daniel Tosh– "Happy Thoughts"

    Like Jim Norton and Patrice O’Neal, Sarah Silverman and Lisa Lampanelli, Daniel Tosh clearly belongs to Comics Without Borders, a cadre of comedians that fearlessly (some scolds may say tastelessly) crosses boundaries to deliver jokes to those in need…of convulsive laughter. “If I offend anybody tonight, I apologize. It’s not my intention. I’m not going to guess what your personal line of decency is. I cross my own from time

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