• Chris Rock Weighs in on Mayweather vs. Pacquiao For HBO Sports (Video)

    Chris Rock has worn many hats during his illustrious career: writer, producer, actor, director. But sports commentator? It maybe a new chapeau for his collection but it is one he wears very well. While being interviewed for HBO Sports recently, Chris Rock gave his take on the long awaited bout, set for May 2nd at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Always open and honest about his comedy, Rock is

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    Artie Lange apologizes to ESPN’s Cari Champion for slavery jokes, blames ‘these groups’ for getting booted from @Midnight

    In a story that’s still developing, Artie Lange claims he’s not allowed to appear on @Midnight tonight due to a series of tweets/jokes he wrote about ESPN correspondent Cari Champion, in which he fantasized about her being a slave and having sex with her. Champion is black. “They’re now telling me I can’t appear on @Midnight tonight because of the pressure they’re getting from these groups,” Lange tweeted. “But who

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    Artie Lange’s ‘Stench of Failure’ promo for Comedy Central goes old school (Video)

    Since the Oct. 18 Comedy Central premiere of Artie Lange’s one-hour special Artie Lange: The Stench of Failure is fast approaching, the veteran comedian dropped this hilarious promo. It combines three of Artie Lange’s favorite things– gambling, sports and gambling on sports. Check it out below! Sign up to get comedy videos and headlines delivered to your inbox! Be sure to subscribe to the weekly Laughspin Podcast on iTunes or

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    LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling’s racist phone call to V. Stiviano spurs #BoycottClippers hashtag: 13 funniest Twitter responses

    Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling is currently being investigated for making incredibly racist statements during a phone call to his girlfriend V. Stiviano, who, ironically is black and Mexican. The recorded was unearthed by TMZ last night and ever since the Internet has been abuzz with theories and opinions and there’s even a #BoycottClippers hashtag trending highly on Twitter. While TMZ has committed to the idea it was most

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    Hannibal Buress stars in a Nike commercial with Kevin Durant and you should watch it (Video)

    At the age of 24, Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant has earned more accolades than most any other veteran athlete will ever enjoy. He’s got an Olympic gold medal, he was the NBA’s rookie of the year for the 2007-2008 season, he’s snagged three scoring titles and he’s been an All-Star four times. But in in alternate world, Durant just wants to be treated like everyone else. Enter: Hannibal

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    Daily Show ‘senior gay sports correspondent’ thinks Jason Collins missed an opportunity (Video)

    As I’m sure you know by now, Jason Collins, the incredible teammate for many NBA players, and supremely mediocre scorer, came out on Monday. This marks a huge revolution and giant step in the realm of the sports world and its notorious close-mindedness On The Daily Show last night, Jon Stewart complimented the athlete for his bravery and showed clips of other celebrities, politicians and athletes that have publicly supported

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    When Twitter jokes become short films: Web series #nitTwits proves 140 characters is plenty for quality comedy (Video)

    It’s been far too long since we last posted about one of our favorite Web series #nitTwits, co-created by Mark Mathias Sayre and comedian Amber Tozer. To get you up to speed, here’s the deal: Short comedy films are produced based on funny Tweets from comedians and comedy writer-types. In the latest, Tozer turns her tweet — “One time my bball coach yelled TOZER WHAT’S WRONG WITH YOU I yelled

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    Watch Will Ferrell (aka Ted Vagina) eject Shaquille O’Neal from Lakers game

    The Los Angeles Lakers may have beaten the Phoenix Suns last night 91 to 85, but the real winners, dare we say, were the fans at the Staples Center and the viewers at home, who were treated to a stone-faced Will Ferrell ejecting former basketball great Shaquille O’Neal. Donning a red coat and a “Ted Vagina” name tag, Ferrell assumed the role as a security guard. O’Neal, sitting courtside, obviously

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    Rob Riggle breaks into David Beckham’s mansion (Video)

    As you may know, former Daily Show correspondent, comedian, actor, Marine, and all-around super man Rob Riggle has replaced comedian Frank Caliendo as the Fox Sports NFL pre-game go-to guy after the impressionist’s 9-year-run. It seems Riggle has gotten a bit cocky about his new position. In the video below, he crashes David Beckham’s mansion (shhhhh…it’s not his REAL mansion, you guys). Check it out! Check out Laughspin’s interview with

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    Watch seven promos for the new season of The League

    In exactly one month The League will return to FX for its fourth season; that’s Thursday, Oct. 11 at 10:30 pm ET, to be precise. In honor of that, we’d thought we’d roll out all seven of the show’s new promos, which finds the whole gang — Pete, Kevin, Ruxin, Andre, Taco and Jenny (aka Mark Duplass, Steve Rannazzisi, Nick Kroll, Paul Scheer, Jon Lajoie and Katie Aselton) — explaining

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    Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis throw out first pitch, eat pizza at Cubs game (Video)

    This week, The Campaign stars Zach Galifianakis and Will Ferrell started off the Chicago Cubs/Florida Marlins game at Wrigley Field with a first pitch and first pizza– the duo split a deep dish with Cubs pitcher, Ryan Dempster. I would be concerned about eating something so heavy before an athletic event but from what I understand about baseball you don’t have to move too much, especially if you’re the pitcher.

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    Watch Bill Murray’s 13 minute minor league Hall of Fame acceptance speech

    Among “legendary comic performer” and “Oscar-nominated actor,” Bill Murray can now add “Hall-of-Famer” to his list of achievements. This week, Murray, who has plenty of connections to the baseball world (he is part-owner of several minor league teams, including the Charleston River Dogs, the Hudson Valley Renegades and the Brockton Rox), was officially inducted into the South Atlantic League Hall of Fame. Why? Murray himself isn’t sure, but he put

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    Comedian Michael Kosta takes on sports in new Web series (Video)

    Comedian Michael Kosta recently launched Sports. Kosta. Basement. – a new comedy series that recaps “the weak in sports.” Kosta doesn’t focus too much on actual sports news. Instead, he mines the baffling and unintentionally hilarious Twitter accounts of athletes for comedic gold, addresses some sports terms that need to be retired forever and fires a shot at rival sportscaster Stuart Scott. The second episode is below, followed by the

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    Watch Marc Maron, Jimmy Pardo, Greg Behrendt and more bowling for charity

    In the latest installment of Chris Hardwick’s All Star Celebrity Bowling, team Nerdist teamed up to play against team Podcasters, comprised of brothers Randy Sklar and Jason Sklar (Sklarbro Country), Jimmy Pardo (Never Not Funny), Greg Behrendt (Walking the Room), and Marc Maron (WTF). Eventually, the Sklar brothers had to be split up, “because we booked them as a unit,” comments Hardwick. So, Jason Sklar moved to team Nerdist to

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