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A Single Monologue Cost
Jimmy Kimmel Live!
Do not replicate the Emergency Alert sound unless you have a few hundred grand to spare.
comedy v politics
Live From Twitter, It’s Donald Trump Threatening
With Federal Investigations
The reruns were triggering.
last night on late night
Late-Night Shows Slam Net-Neutrality Vote, Host Funeral for the Internet
“The only thing that should slow your internet speed is the number of people also sitting in Starbucks working on their screenplays.”
John Oliver Gives an Update on the FCC’s Net-Neutrality Comments Section
Because of a weird FCC quirk, you should pause your net-neutrality outrage for the time being.
The FCC Insists That John Oliver’s Audience
Crash Its Comments Section
The FCC would very much like to be excluded from this narrative.
WGA Comes to Stephen Colbert’s Defense Against FCC and #FireColbert Controversy
FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai is incurring late night’s wrath.
Trump Rivals Can Get 12 Minutes of NBC Airtime
Thanks to FCC rules.
secret history of television
Secret History of TV: Who First Said ‘Motherf*cker’ in a Show?
Find out in this episode of “Vulture’s Secret History of Television.”
dick in a box?
The Best FCC Complaints About ‘Dick in a Box’
And “Djesus Unchained.”
Read a Bunch of Hilarious Recent FCC Complaints About ‘Saturday Night Live’
These days, most SNL fans and haters go the internet route to voice their complaints about the show, but there are still plenty of people who […]
FCC Complaint: When Did Grainy Images of My Own Future Demise Become […]
Dear FCC Goldbrickers, My apologies if this complaint letter tends to ramble or does not fit a prescribed format. It is the first such letter […]
John Oliver Reacts to Accusations of Crashing the FCC Website
On his new show Last Week Tonight this week, John Oliver encouraged fans to head to the FCC website to complain about cable companies […]
‘Conan’ Fined $25,000 by the FCC for Using Emergency Alert Sounds
Like yelling fire in a crowded theater, it is apparently very illegal to use emergency alerts on television when there’s no emergency. The […]
Here Are a Bunch of FCC Complaints About ‘The Simpsons’
The website Government Attic obtained a list of indecency complaints the FCC has received from viewers about The Simpsons from 2010 to 2013, […]
Here Are the Miley Complaints Sent to the FCC
Plus, some suggestions for rectifying her evil.
The FCC Banned The Latest Episode of Fox’s ‘High School USA!’
Fox’s new animated sitcom High School USA!, part of its Saturday night ADHD block, is running into trouble from the FCC. Creator Dino […]
last night on late night
Late Night: The
Cast Played Charades
Plus: Adam Levine talked
American Horror Story
, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
Court Rules the FCC’s Indecency Policy Is Itself Indecent
And violates the first amendment.
Adam Lambert’s AMA Performance Offended Lots of People
And he’s making no apologies.
Adam K. Raymond
FCC Allowed to Fine for ‘Fleeting Expletives’
The “one-free-expletive rule” no longer stands, sadly.
Draws Ire of Parents Television Council
And no, the complaint wasn’t about the show not being funny.
it just happened
Court Overturns Indecency Fine for ‘Wardrobe Malfunction’; Timberlake Sings About It on ESPN
CBS will not be held accountable for the Super Bowl halftime show, but will Justin Timberlake be held accountable for his crappy ESPYs song?
Bono Would Call Appeals-Court Decision ‘Fucking Brilliant’