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For Megan Amram, An Emmy for Megan Is Just the Beginning

“If I win, this is not going to stop. It’s only going to become a greater and bigger movement.”
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Macaulay Culkin Breaks Down the Brilliant Satire of Starship Troopers

“You can’t really ask actors to act bad. You hire bad actors and just don’t say anything.”
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The TCGS Exit Interview: A Chat Between Chris Gethard and Brett Davis

Two comedians talk about the end of an era and what comes next.
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    Tiffany Haddish to Make Her Netflix Stand-up Special Debut Next YearHer last special premiered on Showtime last year.
  2. trailers
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  3. new shows
    Netflix Announces Premiere Date and Guests for Norm Macdonald Has a ShowGuests include Lorne Michaels, David Letterman, and Chevy Chase.
  4. emmy insider
    For Megan Amram, An Emmy for Megan Is Just the Beginning“If I win, this is not going to stop. It’s only going to become a greater and bigger movement.”
  5. underrated
    Macaulay Culkin Breaks Down the Brilliant Satire of Starship Troopers“You can’t really ask actors to act bad. You hire bad actors and just don’t say anything.”
  6. emmy insider
    American Vandal Season Two Trailer: Who Is the Turd Burglar?If you liked season one, number two is going to knock you off your feet.
  7. renewals
    Netflix Renews GLOW for a Third SeasonNext stop, Las Vegas!
  8. conversations
    The TCGS Exit Interview: A Chat Between Chris Gethard and Brett DavisTwo comedians talk about the end of an era and what comes next.
  9. pilots
    TNT Orders a Late-Night Pilot Hosted by Niecy NashNaked With Niecy Nash is described as “a decidedly unique show with a late-night feel.”
  10. renewals
    HBO Renews Random Acts of Flyness for a Second SeasonTerence Nance’s late-night show just scored another season.
  11. book excerpt
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  12. emmy insider
    Trevor Noah Picks His 3 Favorite Daily Show SegmentsEach deals with what it’s like to be a black person in America today.
  13. #metoo
    In Defense of Al Franken, Chelsea Handler Points Out She’s Groped Many People“That’s not rape.”
  14. vulture lists
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  15. who is america
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  17. politics v comedy
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  18. this week in comedy podcasts
    This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Black Men Can’t Jump in HollywoodIt’s time for some high-quality podcast episode recommendations!
  19. follow friday
    Farah Brook on Tweeting With AnxietyTalkin’ tweets with the New York–based comedian.
  20. this week in late night
    The Week Omarosa Took Over Late Night“She is playing us, and we are letting her.”
  21. emmys 2018
    Michael Che and Colin Jost Get a Little Bit Political in Their First Emmys PromoThe Emmys are now a month away.
  22. goodbyes
    Hasan Minhaj Says Good-bye to The Daily ShowMinhaj joined the show when Jon Stewart was still host in 2014.
  23. last night on late night
    Tiffany Haddish Tells Us the Best Thing About White PeopleAnd it’s … not what you think it is? But also like why were you even thinking about that?
  24. peak tv
    Netflix Officially Snags Kenya Barris With Multimillion-Dollar DealBarris is the latest powerhouse producer to leave linear TV for Netflix, joining Ryan Murphy and Shonda Rhimes.
  25. aretha franklin
    Remembering Aretha Franklin’s Sweet Murphy Brown Cameo in 1991Just pure joy.
  26. emmy insider
    Talking With Henry Winkler About the Fonz, the Emmys, and Barry“My name was actually there, and I have to say, it was a really wonderful feeling.”
  27. comedy festivals
    A Comprehensive Guide to Comedy Festivals in the U.S. and Around the GlobeFrom the Del Close Marathon to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
  28. tv review
    Disenchantment Does Not Cast a SpellMatt Groening’s first Netflix series is no Simpsons or Futurama.
  29. late night
    Conan to Cut Musical Guests, and Full Frontal to Get a New SetChanges are coming to both TBS shows.
  30. last night on late night
    Roy Wood Jr. Doesn’t Need to Hear the Trump ‘N-Word’ Tape to Know He’s a Racist“You don’t need to wait for a secret tape to prove Trump is a racist.”
  31. comedy
    T.J. Miller Wants Us to Know He’s Secretly a Good GuyIt’s the best-kept secret in Hollywood, apparently.
  32. podcasts
    My Favorite Murder Creators Are Launching a Podcast NetworkThe first shows under the Exactly Right banner are scheduled to roll out later this year.
  33. snl
    Luke Null Will Not Return to Saturday Night Live Next SeasonNull was hired as a featured player last year.
  34. first person
    Gregg Turkington Speaks Out on the New ‘Popular Film’ Oscars Category“Oscar, you finally got it right.”
  35. who is america
    How Sacha Baron Cohen Wound Up DJing at a Florida Nightclub“I threw DJ Solitary on last minute. I didn’t know what to expect. I actually did feel, What the hell did I just do?
  36. this week in web videos
    ‘Shelf Life’: The Script Has Been FlippedAlly Iseman’s web series Flip the Script is as funny as it is horrifying.
  37. last night on late night
    Omarosa Is Not Here to Make Friends, She Is Here to Win“If you see me in a fight with a bear, pray for the bear.”
  38. last night on late night
    Forget Separating the Art From the Artist: Throw Them Both AwayThese remakes are free of problematic men for people who just have to watch Annie Hall again.
  39. trailer mix
    The All About Nina Trailer Reminds You Comedians Are Drunk and UnhappyFeaturing a fight between Common and Chace Crawford.
  40. rebootmania
    The Next TV Revival Will Be [Pulls Name From Fancy Hat] Designing WomenSure, why not.
  41. vulture recommends
    If You Love Family Sitcoms, Watch Kim’s ConvenienceI haven’t laughed as hard all year, with feeling, as I have alongside this Canadian sitcom.
  42. books
    Hannah Gadsby to Bless Us With Wisdom in New Memoir Ten Steps to NanetteYou better preorder now.
  43. awards
    Jimmy Kimmel Live Wins TV’s First-Ever J.D. Power Award“I can’t win a J.D. Power award because I’m not an SUV? I thought this was America!”
  44. bill murray sightings
    A Chicago Comedian Has Created the Only Bill Murray Encounter That MattersA true gift.
  45. singles
    Looking Back on the Weird Fad of Stand-up Comedian SinglesFeaturing Rodney Dangerfield, Howie Mandel, Chris Rock, and more.
  46. last night on late night
    Late Night Tackles Omarosa Tapes, Questions Why Trump Eats Paper“You know what made Omarosa look legitimate? Putting her in the White House.”
  47. casting
    Documentary Now! Will Parody the Making of the Company Cast AlbumEverybody rise for “Original Cast Album: Co-Op.”
  48. last night on late night
    Colbert Says There Was No Pushback From CBS for Talking Les Moonves on Late Show“Nobody said a damn thing.”
  49. vulture lists
    Who Has the Most Damning Appearance in Who Is America Episode 5?Sacha Baron Cohen dupes yet another pro-gun activist.
  50. casual season 4
    Saying Good-bye to Casual With Michaela Watkins and Tommy DeweyFor four seasons, they played siblings on the Hulu dramedy. Now they’re real-life neighbors.
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