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We Always Knew a Louis C.K. Comeback Would Be Easy
The comedian’s return to the comedy-club scene has arrived without much resistance.
Jon Stewart and Dave Chappelle Talk Trump, Sexism, and Louis C.K.
The two sat down for a lengthy chat with Christiane Amanpour.
Padma Lakshmi Put On a Comedy Show!
Her friend Chris Rock made an appearance.
Seinfeld Somehow Talks
, Louis C.K., Roseanne, Cosby All in One Interview
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How Chris Gethard Transitioned to Comedy Cellar Stand-up
On this week’s
podcast, Chris Gethard discusses his transition away from improv and toward stand-up.
Comedy Cellar Owner on Louis C.K.: ‘He’s Not Banned by Any Means’
“That’s why we have the ‘swim at your own risk’ policy.”
Ted Alexandro Wants His Viral Louis C.K. Stand-up Set to Speak for Itself
“Trust is earned. If you’re talking into a microphone in front of hundreds or thousands of people, it’s because your point of view is trusted.”
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.”
Louis C.K. Performed at the Comedy Cellar (Again) Last Night
It’s been about a month since he last showed up at the NYC venue.
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Kanye at It Again
, however, edited his remarks on Donald Trump and Alex Jones.
A Comedian Walks Into the Comedy Cellar, Can’t Not Talk About Louis C.K.
“It’s not fair that men should lose everything in a flash! And by ‘everything’ I mean hardly anything, and by ‘in a flash’ I mean a decade later.”
Norm Macdonald Defends Louis C.K., Chris Hardwick, and Roseanne in New Interview
“Of course, people will go, ‘What about the victims?’ But you know what? The victims didn’t have to go through that.”
Netflix Execs Won’t Answer Question About a Possible Louis C.K. Return
Sometimes the worst answer is a non-answer.
Sarah Silverman Helped Louis C.K.’s Daughter Understand His ‘Bad’ Decisions
“It was a small silver lining in a very bleak story.”
Comedy Cellar Owner Upset With Louis C.K. for Substantially Affecting His Life
“We were the place that never did that stuff … And now I’m the national symbol of it.”
Louis C.K.’s Actual Return to Stand-Up Was in a Long Island Suburb
He’s spotted pulling out a notepad.
Two Women Describe Louis C.K.’s ‘Uncomfortable’ Comedy Cellar Set
It included a joke about rape whistles.
Comedy Cellar Owner Says He Was Blindsided by Louis C.K. Stand-Up Set
Noam Dworman says he was asleep at home when C.K. went on at his club.
Louis C.K. Returns to Stand-up for First Time Since Sexual-Misconduct Admission
According to the New York
, the crowd at the Comedy Cellar gave the comedian “an ovation even before he began.”
Chloë Grace Moretz Doesn’t Want
I Love You, Daddy
“I don’t think it’s time for them to have a voice right now.”
Louis C.K. Put Me in a Lose-Lose Situation
Six months after accusing the comedian of sexual misconduct, Rebecca Corry reflects on how the decision to speak out has affected her life.
Sarah Silverman Defends Louis C.K.: ‘He’s My Brother, So It’s Hard’
“I may not have a very clear perspective on it, but I’m trying to.”
Quiz: Can You Tell These Very Similar Disgraced-Man Comeback Stories Apart?
Who is “examining his blind spots,” and who is “testing the waters for a public comeback”?
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John Mulaney and Nick Kroll Name Names in Independent Spirit Awards Monologue
Nick Kroll shares a disgusting (alleged) story about Brett Ratner and six doughnuts.
TBS Officially Scraps Louis C.K.’s Animated Comedy ‘The Cops’
TBS has officially scrapped an animated series co-created, starring, and produced by Louis C.K. in the wake of the sexual misconduct […]
Louis C.K.’s Animated Series
Dropped at TBS
Production was suspended on the show in November following sexual-harassment allegations.
FX’s Investigation Into Louis C.K.’s Workplace Behavior Found No Issues
Plus, a status update on the future of
Are We Taking Dave Chappelle Too Seriously When He Jokes About Louis C.K.?
Dave Chappelle says in his new specials that he is just messing around, but that goes against his status in our culture as a social commentator.
Dave Chappelle Jokes That Louis C.K. Accuser Has ‘Brittle-ass Spirit’
“Bitch, you don’t know how to hang up a phone?”
Redubs Louis C.K. Character, the ‘One-Armed Monstrosity’
Creator Alex Hirsch is now credited as the voice of the Horrifying Sweaty One-Armed Monstrosity.
2017, the Year Pop Culture’s Darkest Thought Experiments Came to Life
“What if someone wildly underqualified got elected president?” “Is it possible to separate the art from the artist?”
Matt Damon Is Sharing All His Bad Opinions on Sexual Misconduct
“I do believe that there’s a spectrum of behavior.”
I Love You Daddy
“We think it would be a waste to let a great Louis C.K. go unwatched and nobody can even see or buy it.”
Tig Notaro Felt ‘Huge Relief’ When Louis C.K. Was Ousted for Sexual Harassment
“I found this out right after we sold the show,” the star of Amazon’s
says about the comic’s admitted sexual misconduct.
Tig Notaro on Louis C.K.’s Removal from ‘One Mississippi’: ‘It’s a Huge […]
Back in August, Tig Notaro spoke up about the long-running Louis C.K. rumors, saying in interviews with Time and The Daily Beast that she […]
Louis C.K. Is Buying Back
I Love You, Daddy
From Its Distributor
The Orchard will recoup the $5 million it paid for the movie plus marketing costs.
Louis C.K. Buys Back His Scrapped Film ‘I Love You, Daddy’ from The Orchard
Following last month’s New York Times report detailing multiple allegations of sexual assault by Louis C.K., the distributor behind his new […]
Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer Talk Dave Becky’s Involvement in
Becky has come under fire for his role in discrediting women on behalf of his former client, Louis C.K.
Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer Address Dave Becky’s Involvement in ‘Broad […]
Following the New York Times report confirming the long-running rumors about Louis C.K.’s sexual misconduct, most of the comedians who are […]
‘NYT’ on the Approaching Comedy Bust: “If Comedy Is to Grow, It Needs to […]
Is the current comedy boom about to bust? Yes, and we should welcome it, according to a great new piece by Jason Zinoman over at The New York […]
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Tig Notaro Addresses Louis C.K. Sexual-Harassment Scandal
The comedian talked about C.K. while discussing her new show,
Doesn’t Need Louis C.K.
Why Pamela Adlon’s brilliant show could be better without the participation of Louis C.K.
‘Too Funny to Fail’ Is the ‘Dana Carvey Show’ Doc the World Needed
It is a rare From the Archives article that covers something that not only was made in the last fifteen years, but something that was released […]
Sarah Silverman on Louis C.K.: ‘I Love Louis, But Louis Did These Things’
“The only people that matter right now are the victims, and they are victims because of something he did.”
Sarah Silverman Struggles to Address the Louis C.K. News: ‘We Need to Be […]
Here’s a clip from tonight’s episode of Hulu’s I Love You, America, where Sarah Silverman addresses the recent news about her longtime friend […]
Samantha Bee on Roy Moore, Louis C.K., and Sexual Predators: “Each […]
Here’s a clip from last night’s Full Frontal, where Samantha Bee explores how Republicans have responded to the allegations against Alabama […]
Revisiting Louis C.K.’s
I Love You, Daddy
After the Revelations
It seems like C.K. both wanted to get caught and was arrogant enough to think that he never would.
Which Comedians Will Follow Pamela Adlon’s Lead and Fire Dave Becky?
An important detail to remember from the New York Times report about Louis C.K.’s sexual misconduct is the behavior of C.K.’s manager Dave […]
Why Some Artists Are Never Separated From Their Work (and Why Louis C.K. Was)
After the news broke about Louis C.K., my thoughts landed on someone else. I thought about Lena Dunham.
Pamela Adlon Reportedly Drops Dave Becky As Her Manager
Becky issued an apology today for not doing more to act on assault claims against his former client Louis C.K.