An Improvised Week in Comedy

- President Obama slow-jammed the news on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.

- Starburns died.

- We talked to Charna Halpern about creating long-form improv with Del Close.

- We spoke with Jessica St. Clair & Lennon Parham about being the best and Best Friends Forever.

- We came home after months on the Everything is Terrible tour.

- We spoke with Alan Thicke about the perfect absurdity of the 1987 Crystal Light National Aerobic Championship.

- We remembered Terry Sweeney’s days at SNL.

- We defended Jay Leno. Yep, we really did.

- We explored “JayHind”, India’s foremost Internet standup showcase.

- We watched the web-series “Beer Goggles”.

- We showed you a 10-year old video of the UCB.

- We found the humor in Edith Wharton’s House of Mirth.

- We pit Leslie Knope against Michael Scott in a game of charades.

- We uncovered the Lost Roles of Norm MacDonald.

- We followed @morgan_murphy on Twitter.

- We guided you through the videos of ThunderAnt.

- We went through the archives to learn how to write a sketch from Steve Martin.

- We looked at triumphant flop Kingpin.

- We felt nostalgic for the days of Nick Arcade.

- We drank from poisoness Poland Spring bottles.

- We watched and learned about long-form improv from Trust Us, This Is All Made Up.

- We reviewed the premiere of Veep.

- We rounded up the reviews of The Five-Year Engagement.

Without further ado, here are your top five comedy videos of the week:

Shit Girls Say About the Show “Girls”

Chris Gethard Looks for His Biggest Fan

The Get Go - “Publishers Clearing House”

Horatio Sanz - “Espanto vs. Muggers”

The Bluegrass Brainwash Conspiracy with Ed Helms

An Improvised Week in Comedy