Comedy

Modern Racism Can Be So Hilarious
The story behind the Times's brilliant "Off Color" video series
November 06, 2014

Heard any smart racial jokes lately? You will here. 

"Selfie" Has—Despite All Odds—Become A Good Show
November 04, 2014

Its terrible title isn't going anywhere, though.

How Female Comedians Went from Self-Hating to the Self-Help Shelf
Amy Poehler's new book is the latest in a boomlet of you-go-girl guides
October 29, 2014

Her new book is self-help—and it's fabulous

Jordan Peele Is Making a Horror Movie About "Being a Black Man Today"
October 29, 2014

This video shows just how spooky "Key and Peele" can be.

Joan Rivers Didn't Care If You Liked It
Her feminism and misogyny were impossible for young women to reconcile
September 05, 2014

Her feminism and misogyny were impossible for young women to reconcile.

Robin Williams' Death Is a Wakeup Call for Mental Illness
August 12, 2014

The mentally ill still lack the health-care coverage and treatment they need.

Stop Resurrecting Dead TV Shows!
Yahoo should have let 'Community' rest in peace
July 01, 2014

"Community" is coming back for a sixth season (and maybe a movie). Yahoo should have let it rest in peace.

This Summer's Abortion Comedy May Save the Rom-Com
June 09, 2014

That's right. A comedy about abortion.

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