Everything Interesting That Happened In the World of Comedy This Week

Busy week, right? You probably missed some stuff that happened in the world of comedy! No worries, it happens. Lemme help catch you up, because you’ll probably want to know about a lot of this.

-Paul Feig’s Bridesmaids is getting some seriously good buzz out of preview screenings.

-Justin Timberlake has been making noise about wanting to join the cast of SNL for a year, which would be pretty crazy.

-Jon Stewart presses hard for the bill to provide health benefits to 9/11 first responders.

-Here’s the first full trailer for Simon Pegg and Nick Frost’s Paul.

-We talked to writer Eric Drysdale about writing for The Daily Show and developing The Colbert Report.

-The Golden Globe nominations were announced, and they are an absolute joke.

-Splitsider hero George Saunders had a new story in The New Yorker.

And as always, here are your top five comedy videos of the week:

Nick Gurewitch, Creator of the Perry Bible Fellowship, Imagines a Twisted Birthday Party

MTV Europe VJ Yeuvejegenja Yevjskaiya interviews Jessica Alba

On a Neverending Stakeout, Bored Cops Are Forced to Entertain Themselves

BORED COPS: F*ck, Marry, KillUCBcomedy.com
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“Little Tron Girl”: Much More Adorable Than Creepily Young Jeff Bridges

Michaela Watkins Lives the Life of a Crazy Hand Model

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