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Face the Wrath of Fired IT Staff
“Oh boy, is this great.”
Upright Citizens Brigade’s Founders Address Mass Layoffs
Amy Poehler will reportedly cover an extra month of health-care coverage for full-timers.
How It Feels to Get Fired From Your Comedy Dream Job
Ten former staffers from late-night shows, satirical websites, and online comedy outlets look back on the day they got the bad news.
Almost Everyone at CollegeHumor Has Lost Their Jobs
The internet is a very tough place to be a comedy outlet.
Absolutely Beautiful: Former ClickHole Contributors Reveal Themselves
A rare peek behind the ClickHole curtain.
Sony Crackle Lays Off Employees Amid Restructuring
The cuts come as part of a larger restructuring at Sony.
Anne Victoria Clark
Another Round of Layoffs Hit Funny or Die
A year and a half after a round of layoffs that shuttered the San Mateo engineering office and left 37 people without a job and almost one year […]
the streaming wars
SoundCloud Plans to Forge Ahead Independently, Lays Off Near Half of Its Staff
SoundCloud just slashed 40 percent of its staff to avoid being bought by a major streaming company.
Seeso’s Days Are Numbered
The future isn’t looking very bright for NBC’s streaming comedy site Seeso. According to Variety, NBCUniversal is laying off Seeso staff […]
Funny or Die Just Laid Off 37 People
Some sad news out of LA today: Funny or Die just laid off 30% of their staff, a total of 37 people, in a restructuring that new CEO Mike […]
Jay Leno Nibbles the Hand that Feeds Him Over Recent Layoffs
This is probably the first time he’s told a joke he’s believed in in 15 years. They come after 20+ members of The Tonight Show staff were […]
Jesse David Fox
Jay Leno Snarked About
The Tonight Show
“We’ve consistently been No. 1 in the ratings, and if you know anything about our network, that kind of thing is frowned upon.”
Oprah Winfrey Network Slashes 30 Jobs in Restructuring
That’s one fifth of its staff.
The Met Makes Good on Promised Layoffs
The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced today that it has completed the round of layoffs announced back in March, with an overall death toll of 357 positions.
Fox to Make Layoffs Entertaining
“It’s ‘Survivor’ meets ‘The Office,’” says the idiot who came up with this.
Warner Bros. Slashes 800 Jobs
It’s not all ice cream and kittens today.