1. comedy
    Conan O’Brien Is Gonna Have a PodcastBecause that’s the only way comedians can make friends.
  2. close reads
    Murphy Brown’s Righteous, Furious, Flawed Protest Against Sarah Huckabee SandersSure, it’s liberal wish-fulfillment. But isn’t that the point?
  3. tv development
    HBO Is Finally Developing a Greta Lee Show, a Dark Comedy Called KTownGirls producer Jason Kim is writing the L.A.-based show with Lee.
  4. tv review
    Big Mouth Season 2 Is a Hilarious and Vital Portrait of PubertyThis show isn’t just funny. It also makes an important message about the way we discuss sex.
  5. will & grace
    After Sparking a Sitcom Revival Frenzy, What’s Next for Will & Grace?Creators Max Mutchnick and David Kohan on doing fewer Trump jokes, this season’s big wedding, and what else to expect.
  6. this week in comedy podcasts
    This Week in Comedy Podcasts: How Was Julie Klausner’s Week?You look like you could use a funny podcast episode.
  7. last night on late night
    Seth Meyers Isn’t Surprised Trump Mocked Dr. FordWhen did we all start assuming Trump was above anything at all?
  8. movies
    Jon Stewart and Steve Carell Might Team Up for a Political Satire?!Honestly what else would it be? A rom-com?
  9. animated series
    Netflix Orders Hoops Animated Comedy Starring Jake JohnsonPhil Lord and Chris Miller co-executive-produce the series.
  10. stand-up
    Jimmy Kimmel Says ‘the Audience Decides’ on Comedy Comebacks Like Louis C.K.“I think people tend to focus on the one or two people who walk out of a situation like that.”
  11. farewells
    Chelsea Peretti Is Leaving Brooklyn Nine-Nine, But Not Necessarily Forever“I want to thank you for the hours you spent watching Gina be Gina.”
  12. this week in web videos
    Astronomy Club: Comedy Central’s Best New Digital Series“If as black actors we are forced to play slave roles in movies set in the 18th century, you better believe we ‘bout to do a slave sketch!”
  13. snl
    The Story Behind Adam Driver’s Oil Baron SNL SketchTalking with the freshman writer behind a highlight of the season 44 premiere.
  14. last night on late night
    Amber Ruffin Makes the News Better With Hot Dog BunsIt doesn’t totally make sense until you see it in action.
  15. comedy
    HBO Orders The Righteous Gemstones to Series, Blesses Us With a First-Look ImagePraise his name.
  16. sneak peeks
    Contraceptives Compete Bachelorette-Style in This Big Mouth Season 2 ClipWho will win the rose?
  17. memoirs
    Monty Python Almost Never Aired and Other Stories From Eric Idle’s MemoirThis is filled with great stories.
  18. crushes
    A Short History of Seth Meyers’s Crush on RihannaThe man has good taste.
  19. last night on late night
    Kenan Thompson Says Kanye Held SNL Cast Members ‘Hostage’“It’s hard to stand there and not be able to debate somebody who’s going so far against your personal opinion.”
  20. podcasts
    Chris Gethard Speaks With Las Vegas Shooting Survivor on Beautiful/Anonymous“As a survivor, a lot of people don’t really get to tell their entire story.”
  21. biopicked
    So, Which Comic Will Make His Dramatic Turn With This George Carlin Biopic?Let the wild casting speculation begin!
  22. #metoo
    Louis C.K. Performed at the Comedy Cellar (Again) Last NightIt’s been about a month since he last showed up at the NYC venue.
  23. midterms
    The Late Show, The Daily Show, Late Night Will Go Live on Election NightWe’ll do it live!
  24. snl
    Matt Damon’s Kavanaugh SNL Appearance Came Together at the Last MinuteHere’s how it happened.
  25. last night on late night
    John Oliver Calls Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court Nomination ‘a F*ck You to Women’“Why this particular asshole?”
  26. from the archives
    Looking Back at I, Martin Short, Goes HollywoodShort’s 1989 special is one of the closest things there is to an episode of SCTV after that series ended in 1984.
  27. hollywood signs
    The Matt Damon Kavanaugh Sketch Proves How Hard It Is to Do Politics on SNL NowNot long ago, an event like the Kavanaugh hearing two days before the season premiere would have seemed heaven-sent. Things work differently today.
  28. snl
    Adam Driver Becomes Our New Favorite Screaming, Ruthless Oil Baron on SNLIt’s the There Will Be Blood reboot you didn’t know you always wanted.
  29. snl
    SNL Deals With the Aftermath of Pete Davidson’s Epic SummerKyle Mooney is probably handling it the least well.
  30. overnights
    SNL Recap: Are You Ready for a Lot of Brett Kavanaugh Jokes?Adam Driver hosts SNL’s 44th season premiere, but Matt Damon’s surprise cameo stole the show.
  31. snl
    Here’s the Writing Staff of Saturday Night Live Season 44It’s the thing that scrolled over that Kanye performance!
  32. snl
    Kanye West Replaced SNL’s Goodnight Hugs With, Um, a SpeechAnd, you guessed it, he wore his favorite hat.
  33. snl
    Matt Damon Played Brett Kavanaugh on SNLA cardboard cutout of Alyssa Milano had a cameo, too.
  34. last night on late night
    Stephen Colbert Made a Children’s Book Out of Trump’s Post-Hurricane CommentsAll proceeds will go to organizations that help hurricane victims in the Carolinas.
  35. tv
    I’m Dying Up Here Passes On to That Big Showtime in the Sky After Two SeasonsR.I.P.
  36. how to
    Samantha Bee Suggests How You Can Mentally Recuperate After Kavanaugh HearingsFirst, picture the candidates that’ll be swept into office on the collective “massive wave of female rage.”
  37. the industry
    Fox Developing New Animated Show Called The Great North From Bob’s Burgers TeamThe project will feature the voice acting talents of Nick Offerman, Megan Mullally, Will Forte, and Jenny Slate.
  38. trailer mix
    Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly Are Holmes and Watson in New TrailerThe film that dares to ask: What if Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson were actually dumb as hell?
  39. close reads
    Night School Calls Out the ‘Blaccent’ in a Way Other Comedies Have NotIt doesn’t let the Pretty Fly for a White Guy off the hook.
  40. comedy
    A Simple Way to Make Watching SNL More FunComedy isn’t a sport, but you sure can follow SNL as if it were.
  41. murphy brown
    How Murphy Brown Landed a Surprise Hillary Clinton Cameo“It was actually Candice’s idea,” says creator Diane English.
  42. follow friday
    Lisa Franklin on Expressing Her Most Irrational Thoughts in Ant FormIntroducing My Two Lesbian Ants.
  43. snl
    Ariana Grande Canceled Her SNL Appearance for ‘Emotional Reasons’She was replaced by Kanye West.
  44. movie review
    Kevin Hart’s Night School Is Dumb Fun With an Admirable AgendaThere’s a heap of good intentions behind it, and enough big laughs to make us want to forgive it in the end.
  45. casting
    Gina Rodriguez Is Making a Movie With the Creators of Playing HouseJessica St. Clair and Lennon Parham are writing and executive-producing the comedy.
  46. last night on late night
    Late-Night Hosts Tackle the Ford-Kavanaugh Hearings“Today was the most divisive day in America since Laurel and Yanny.”
  47. this week in comedy podcasts
    This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Tiffany Haddish Chats With Bill SimmonsPlus D’Arcy Carden, Kate Berlant, and more very funny people.
  48. jokes
    Comedians Reveal the Hardest Joke to Write for Their Comedy Central SpecialsLangston Kerman, Emmy Blotnick, and more talk about their new half-hour specials.
  49. this week in late night
    The Week Late Night Made Dumb Dreams a RealitySometimes you just need unicorn farts, puppets, and Swedish frog dances.
  50. overnights
    Murphy Brown Season-Premiere Recap: You Had Me at HillaryMurphy returns to a changed media world, as the long-running sitcom begins a second life in the Trump era.
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