• Introducing the Laughspin video playlist, coming to your face every Friday!

    Hey, Laughspinners. We’re quite pleased to introduce you to Jason Horton, a man of many talents—writer, producer, actor and YouTube hero. Starting today, he’ll be curating a handful of hilarious videos every Friday for your amusement. Each week, you’ll find a neatly packaged playlist (like the one below) filled with continuous-play sketches, stand-up and other expertly chosen funnies. This week, we learn all about Titty City (see above photo) thanks

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    Watch the premiere of Norm Macdonald’s new talk show (Video)

    For those of you still upset that Comedy Central pulled the plug far too early on Sports Show with Norm Macdonald, let us submit this piece of good news: The Saturday Night Live alum — and dare we say, best, Weekend Update anchor — has a new talk show that airs live on YouTube via the Video Podcast Network every Monday night at 9 pm ET. It launched last night

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    Tim & Eric’s Go Pro Show will premiere on YouTube channel JASH on April 15 (Video)

    Last week, the talent behind the newest premium comedy channel on YouTube — inexplicably named JASH — Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera, Reggie Watts and Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim descended upon South By Southwest in Austin to officially announce the coming of their newest Web-based shenanigans. Since that time, the channel has been populated only by promo videos. But today, dear Laughspinners, there is more! How much more? Well, precisely

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    Snoop Lion launches comedy Web series, pokes fun at reality competition shows (Video)

    Never afraid to grow his brand, Snoop Lion (formerly Snoop Dogg) has launched his own comedy Web series titled, Dime of the Month, which aims to satirize popular reality competition series like America’s Next Top Model or newcomer The Face. While Snoop appears in the intro and outro of each episode, the real stars of this show are the trio of ladies competing for the coveted title of Dime of

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    Why Walter Latham’s ‘Comedy After Dark’ is important to the future of comedy

    When Walter Latham’s Comedy After Dark premieres this Sunday, Feb. 24 at 12:30 am on Comedy Central, it will not just be about the laughs. Sure, headliner Michael Blackson and comedians Kelly Walker, Steve Brown, Damon Williams, Howie Bell and Darius Bradford will deliver exactly what urban comedy fans desire, but for the show’s creator, Latham – the man behind the game changing, career-launching Original Kings of Comedy feature film

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    David Koechner plays a lumpy, bi-sexual guy named Roy in new Web series (Video)

    David Koechner isn’t just the best damn fictional sportscaster in the history of fake journalists (Champ Kind forever!), nor is he just one of the most popular go-to character actors in the world of comedy. Now he’s a man with his own Web series and branded YouTube channel. Produced by the folks at Official Comedy, Full On Koechner finds the Anchorman star playing Roy, an ill-shaped bi-sexual looking for love.

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    Neil Patrick Harris debuts ‘Neil’s Puppet Dreams’ on the Nerdist channel (Video)

    Comedian entrepreneur Chris Hardwick’s forever-growing, multi-platform Nerdist brand has added Neil Patrick Harris to its roster of quality content, as the Web series Neil’s Puppet Dreams debuted today on the Nerdist’s YouTube channel. “Each episode revolves around one of my puppet-laden dreams,” the actor says. “As it turns out, I’m a bit of a narcoleptic and unfortunately all of my dreams involve creatures of the felt persuasion, ranging from lullabies

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    Walter Latham: I am the King of Urban Comedy (Interview)

    If you don’t know the name Walter Latham, you surely know his phenomenal work. His producing resume includes The Original Kings of Comedy, Queens of Comedy, Martin Lawerence’s Runteldat, Chris Rock’s Bring the Pain, and P. Diddy’s Bad Boys of Comedy. The Brooklyn native was recently selected by YouTube and Google to create original content on his own comedy channel which launches July 7. He’s receiving a share of the

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    Christian Finnegan shows you how to become an ‘A-hole’ (Video)

    For the past few months Official Comedy has been teasing its viewers with short, exclusive clips from new stand-up specials from Louis C.K., Aziz Ansari and Jim Gaffigan. But now, they’re rolling out original programming. Up first: comedian Christian Finnegan stars in “You’re An A-Hole,” a helpful how-to series. In the first episode, comedian Mike Vecchione plays our sporty A-Hole. And, naturally, Finnegan walks you through all the crucial steps

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    Jimmy Fallon will perform live on YouTube tonight!

    In anticipation of his new album, Blow Your Pants Off (out this coming Tuesday), Jimmy Fallon will perform songs from the album live, tonight on YouTube at 8 pm EST. You’ll be able to view the performance here. Also, if you find yourself in an interactive mood, you’ll totally be able to interact. You can ask Fallon questions via Twitter during the broadcast by tweeting @LateNightJimmy and using the hashtag

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    This 5-year-old comedian has a web presence most comedians would kill for (Video)

    With about one million YouTube views, an official website, 12,000+ Twitter followers and nearly 12,000 Facebook fans, 5-year-old comedian Zay Zay has a Web presence most working comedians would kill for. But does he have jokes? Sure, he has jokes, and they’re all laid out in each of his videos (though, polished with a great deal of editing). Check out his first and latest offering below, and tell us what

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    Aziz Ansari: ’50 Cent doesn’t know what a grapefruit is’ (Video)

    By now, you know comedian Aziz Ansari released his newest stand-up special Dangerously Delicious totally uncut and uncensored through his official site for a meager $5. If you haven’t purchased it yet — what??? — let us share this new preview, just released by our friends at Official Comedy, which you can subscribe to now before its official launch. In this clip, Ansari relates the time he found himself sitting

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    Chris Hardwick is a zombie (Video)

    To help generate some buzz ahead of the launch of official Nerdist Channel on YouTube, Chris Hardwick (the Nerdist, himself) became a fucking zombie. For real. The Walking Dead’s Greg Nicotero did NOT put makeup on him. Comedian Chris Hardwick is a zombie. And the Nerdist Channel launches April 2. Dig it.

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    Yahoo! launches new comedy channel with 7 Minutes in Heaven and more

    From Netflix producing the new season of Arrested Development to just about everything Funny or Die posts and to sites like Hulu and Crackle releasing its own programming, these days, the online world is constantly competing to release the best new original comedy content for viewers. Not wanting to be left behind, Yahoo! has expanded the quantity of their original content available and premiering three new comedy web series today,

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    Chris Hardwick on Fallon: the Nerdist YouTube channel and the Star Wars Comic-Con run

    Comedian, author, television host and entertainment empire builder Chris Hardwick dropped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night; and he had a whole bunch of cool shit to announce. First, the official Nerdist channel on YouTube is set to launch on April 1. Unlike your best friend’s dumb YouTube channel, this thing will operate more like a traditional network. For instance, Neil Patrick Harris and Rob Zombie has signed

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