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Is ‘Broad City’ the ‘I Love Lucy’ for Millennials?

Lucy and Ethel revolutionized friendship for a whole group of women on the verge of a societal change, and now Abbi and Ilana are doing the same thing on their Comedy Central show ‘Broad City.’

03/18/2015

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Movie Blog: Top 10 MST3K Episodes Ever

In the increasingly distant future — 26 years ago this Thanksgiving, A.D. — the greatest Thanksgiving gift of all time was unleashed on the world. On Thanksgiving Day 1988, Twin Cities station KTMA aired the first episodes of what would eventually turn into arguably the biggest, most culturally significant cult TV show of all time.

11/27/2014

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Best Local Standup Comics & Comedians From Around MN

A surprisingly large number of comedians call Minnesota their home.

02/25/2013

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Vikings’ Kluwe Appears On The Colbert Report

Vikings punter Chris Kluwe appeared on Comedy Central’s Colbert Report Tuesday night and shared his views on gay marriage as well as gun control.

01/09/2013

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Good Question: What Are We Paying For Cable/Satellite Channels?

A dispute between the owners of DirecTV and MTV, Nickelodeon and Comedy Central has 20 million DirecTV subscribers without 17 channels owned by Viacom. Depending on whom you believe, Viacom yanked the channels or DirecTV blacked them out because of a dispute about retransmission fees.

07/11/2012

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Meet The Minn. Pig ‘Colbert Report’ Made Famous

Meet the little piggy that could, Hamlet. In the last few days, he has become an Internet star.

06/08/2012

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Curiocity: Jeffrey Ross Ready To Roast Minneapolis

Minneapolis, prepare to be roasted. The Roast Master General himself will be embarking upon our fair city, as part of his “Jeff Ross Roasts America Tour.”

01/26/2012

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The Warlock Of Winning

Comedy Central and Charlie Sheen have taped the roast. It will air September 19th. Here is a preview of some of the jokes. A few are a little raunchy.

09/12/2011

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Stewart and O’Reilly Share Odd Couple Debate

Jon Stewart of the Daily show and Bill O’Reilly of the O’Reilly factor enjoy sparring over issues regularly on their popular cable talk shows.

05/17/2011

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So What Are NFL Players Doing During The Lockout?

A couple of Seattle Seahawks Players have been using the lockout period to sharpen their comedic skills.

05/11/2011

Pawlenty to be a Guest on The Daily Show

Governor will sit down with Jon Stewart next Friday

06/04/2010