• Comedian John Moses confronts drunk heckler whose mother just died (Video)

    Every last Friday of every month at the Fireside Theater in Newport, RI, a hundred or so people gather to revel in quality comedy at the Wasted Talent comedy show, a stand-up showcase featuring about five or six solid comedians. It should also be noted that this is a BYOB show. It sounds amazing, actually. However, packing up your unlimited amount of booze and parking yourself in the front row

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    Having sex with Shelby Fero is a zero-sum game (Video)

    For the past few years, comedian Shelby Fero has had one of the most popular Twitter feeds in the comedy world (nearly 87,000 followers and rising)– and for good reasons. You see, she’s smart and funny and other smart and funny people like that shit. Luckily for us, the 19-year-old has been doing more and more stand-up. Want proof? She just uploaded this clip of her performing at the Unpopular

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    Bob Saget’s new comedy special will premiere May 10 on Showtime

    It’s been six long years since Bob Saget released his first stand-up comedy special, HBO’s That Ain’t Right, but the 30-year comedy veteran and former Full House star is set to unleash his new hour of deeply dark and filthy brand of live comedy. It’s called That’s What I’m Talkin’ About and it premieres Friday, May 10 at 10 pm ET on Showtime. In addition to his return to television,

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    Watch two previews from Gabriel Iglesias’ new special on Comedy Central

    Comedy Central will debut Gabriel Iglesias’ newest comedy special Gabriel Iglesias: Aloha Fluffy over the course of not one, but two nights, starting this Sunday, April 7 at 9 pm ET. Filmed at the Hawaii Theatre Center in Honolulu, the second hour will premiere Sunday, April 14 at 9 pm ET. And finally, on Saturday, April 27 at 9:30 pm ET, the network will air both hours back to back.

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    Sadiki Fuller’s album Single Again: clean comedy with just enough edge (Review)

    Sadiki Fuller’s latest album, Single Again (Uproar! Entertainment) offers a well-crafted behind-the-scenes view into the comedian’s personal and romantic life that proves that there is most definitely a place for clean humor in today’s comedy scene. The San Francisco native, who used to be the mascot for the Golden State Warriors before quitting to pursue comedy full-time, dishes, among other things, on about his relationships, helping the homeless, seeking out

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    Earthquake, Kathleen Madigan drop by The View for A Day of Comedy (Videos)

    Daytime chat show The View isn’t well known for being funny on purpose. But that was the entire goal of Friday’s episode, which was dubbed A Day of Comedy and featured performances from comedians Earthquake, Kathleen Madigan, Bone Hampton, Retha Jones and 10-year-old Leroya Sanford. If you missed the action, we’ve lovingly provided a few clips below, the first of which is Earthquake, who questions Al Sharpton’s status as a

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    Win a copy of Tom Green’s new stand-up comedy DVD (Giveaway)

    For the last few years, Tom Green has been criss-crossing the country and hitting every major comedy club in an effort to get back to his stand-up comedy roots– and he’s done so like a boss. The culmination of all that hard work (and fun) is the comedian’s first live stand-up comedy DVD and digital download, simply titled Tom Green: Live. To celebrate, we’re giving the DVD to three lucky

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    Comedian James Adomian loves Game of Thrones, especially Peter Dinklage…if you catch our drift

    This Sunday isn’t just Easter, folks. It’s also the day the new season of Game of Thrones premieres on HBO. And in honor of that and because we don’t write about fantasy television on Laughspin, let’s watch the brilliant James Adomian explain his love/hate relationship with the incredibly popular show and his plain old love/love feelings about one of the show’s stars, the diminutive Peter Dinklage. Read our review of

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    This short film about stand-up comedy is seriously messed up (Video)

    Although comedy is all about getting laughs, it’s a serious business and comedians want to be taken very seriously. There seems to be a disconnect there, right? Or wrong? This recently released short Joke takes the concept and filters it through the lens of an art house flick. What we’re trying to say is that it’s seriously fucked up. Check it out. Enjoy. Enjoy? Joke from Nickolas Duarte on Vimeo.

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    Louis C.K. explains the title of his upcoming HBO special (Video)

    The premiere of Louis C.K.’s newest hour special Oh My God is fast approaching. And because of that, C.K. takes a few moments to explain the title. Check out the video below and be sure to tune in April 13 at 10 pm on HBO! In September, Oh My God will be available for $5 as a download or streaming file on Louis C.K.’s official website, much like all of

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    Christopher Titus will self-release ‘The Voice in my Head’ on April 1 (Preview)

    Following the growing trend of comedians who have cut out the middle man, Christopher Titus has announced his latest special The Voice in My Head will be available exclusively through his official site. Set for an April 1 release (yes, April Fool’s Day), the nearly two-hour video – priced at $9 – marks the expert storyteller’s fifth stand-up special. Included on Voice is a 27-minute story about the time Titus

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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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    Jerry Seinfeld debuts new jokes on Tonight Show with Jay Leno (Video)

    Last night, Jerry Seinfeld debuted four-and-a-half minutes of new material on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Among his Seinfeldian observations: Food and…Well, yeah, mostly food. Check it out and tell us what you think! Be sure to subscribe to the weekly Laughspin Podcast on iTunes or on SoundCloud for all the latest comedy news, audio clips and more! Listen to the most recent episode below!

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    Here’s the trailer for the Louis C.K. comedy special Oh My God on HBO (Video)

    Louis C.K.’s newest stand-up special is going down Saturday, April 13th at 10 pm ET on HBO. It’s called Oh My God (as was previously announced) and now it has an official trailer, which you should watch. Now! In September, Oh My God will be available for $5 as a download or streaming file on Louis C.K.’s official website, much like all of his projects since December of 2011, when

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    Andrew ‘Dice’ Clay kicks off Las Vegas residency with dedication ceremony

    The legendary and dare we say, the better-than-ever, Andrew ‘Dice’ Clay will kick off a three-month residency in Las Vegas beginning March 14 at the club Vinyl at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. To celebrate the start of his “Indestructible” stand-up shows, there will be a memorabilia case dedication at the Hard Rock on March 12 at 2 pm. Among the items included will be his famous leather jackets

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