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Black Women Run Hollywood [VIDEO]

by #teamEBONY

Funny or Die brought the pain to our funnybones today with this video explaining the true reason why African-American actresses… Read More

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by Slate

In his first late-night television appearance in six years, Dave Chappelle went on the Late Show with David Letterman. Dave… Read More

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According to some historians, Charley Case was the first person to perform stand-up as we know it today. There’s… Read More

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by Slate

Aphrodite Kocieda's Tales from the Kraka Tower puts a satirical and insightful lens on race and academia. It’s… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

The popular comedy duo asks what's worse: Making fun of people or assuming they can't take a joke? When… Read More

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Funny Girls

by Kelley L. Carter

Last year, cages were rattled—and since we’re talking about comedy, jokes were made—when NBC execs behind the long-running Saturday… Read More

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President Obama Shows Comedic Chops on Between Two Ferns

by #teamEBONY

In a bid to encourage young people to sign up for health insurance, President Barack Obama stopped by Zach Galifianakis’ Between… Read More

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The Secret Is Laughter

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The Secret Is Laughter

by Denene Millner

I ask longtime couples, “Do you laugh together a lot?” Always, the answer is, “Yes.” That explains why what they have works:… Read More

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LaKendra Tookes and Lesile Jones Added to SNL as Writers

by #teamEBONY

Saturday Night Live is not only adding a new African-American woman to its cast but two to its writers' room as well. LaKendra… Read More

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