• David Letterman tells Regis Philbin about post Late Show plans

    David Letterman and Paul Shaffer visited The Late Late Show last night, as Regis Philbin manned the guest hosting chair in already-departed Craig Ferguson’s place. A long list of guest hosts – Jim Gaffigan, Judd Apatow, Whitney Cummings, etc. – are filling in before James Corden officially takes over in March. During Letterman’s appearance, Philbin asks Letterman what he’ll do once he leaves hosting duties at Late Show on May

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    Dave Hill as Stephen Colbert’s bandleader? Yes Please. Laughspin asks the facemelter about the grassroots movement to make it so

    As David Letterman prepares to leave Late Show at the end of the year and Stephen Colbert prepares to take over Letterman’s seat at CBS, who is preparing to be Colbert’s bandleader? It’s a fair question, you guys. It seems every late night host needs a band and a bandleader, right? Letterman has Paul Shaffer, Jimmy Fallon has Questlove of The Roots, Seth Meyers has Fred Armisen, Conan O’Brien has

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    Bill Cosby spends 13 minutes on Late Show with David Letterman (Video)

    Last night comedy legend Bill Cosby dropped by Late Show with David Letterman for a full 13 minutes. The expert storyteller doesn’t exactly have a “tight five,” and that’s why we love him. Check out the full appearance below, which includes some sketch-like work with bandleader Paul Shaffer! Be sure to subscribe to the weekly Laughspin Podcast on iTunes or on SoundCloud for all the latest comedy news, audio clips

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    Adam Sandler brings the house down at Hurricane Sandy benefit with his take on ‘Hallelujah’ (Video)

    Last night, every entertainer in the world came together onstage at Madison Square Garden in New York to raise money for victims of Hurricane Sandy. But when Adam Sandler, accompanied by Paul Shaffer, delivered his rendition of the always-emotional “Hallelujah,” (its use in Shrek is even moving), the thousands in attendance couldn’t help but laugh and cry simultaneously. Check out the full performance below. Be sure to subscribe to the

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    Comedy Matters with Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock and more

    TRIBUTE TO MARJORIE GURIAN This column will be kind of a double column due to the sudden passing of my beloved Mom, Marjorie Gurian, right at the time my last column was due. It just kind of rocked me, and brought home the concept that all we have is today. [caption id=”attachment_4784″ align=”aligncenter” width=”350″ caption=”Marjorie Gurian and her son, me. on her 81st birthday. I took her to see Jewtopia.

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