- Jon Glaser is joining the cast of Parks and Recreation.
- Abby Elliott gets an arc on How I Met Your Mother.
- Rob Riggle is set to make football jokes for Fox’s NFL Sunday pregame coverage.
- We looked at some great college improv groups.
- We examined British comedies you should be glad you’ve never seen.
- We analyzed chicken impressions from Arrested Development.
- We looked back on the disaster that was the 1997 comedy pilot for The Justice League of America.
- We read the best college humor publications.
- We found the lost roles of Chris Rock.
- We looked back at Johnny Carson, The Tonight Show, and NBC.
- We found out what our favorite comedians were up to in college.
- We discovered the power of slow comedy.
- We looked inside the Second City’s comedy studies program.
- We looked at how college comedies are watched by all ages of dudes.
- We dug into the archives with Joan Rivers.
- We followed @OldManWeldon on Twitter.
And finally, here are your Top Five Web Comedy Videos of the Week:
The Indoor Kids - “Adam Pally jams on NBA 2K12”
Rejected Pitches - “Pulp Fiction”
Get Your War On - “Tampa”
I’m Too Fragile For This - “Birthday”
“Father-Son Chat with Alan Thicke”