A recent episode of Disney Channel’s comedy “Jessie” has been removed from the network’s lineup after it found itself embroiled in controversy over the show’s approach to a character’s gluten intolerance.
“[W]e received your feedback about tonight’s ‘Jessie’ episode which some of you accessed early on Video-on-Demand,” the network announced through a Facebook statement posted Friday (May 17). “We are removing this particular episode from… Continue reading Disney Channel pulls 'Jessie' episode after gluten-intolerance jokes spark controversy
Jay Leno doubled down on the NBC jokes Friday night.
Instead of just one zinger directed at the broadcast network during his Tonight Show monologue taping, the comedian went for two this time.
The first: “Doctors in Canada were shocked after pulling a three-inch knife blade from the back of a 32-year old man. The knife had been in there for three years! Imagine that, the guy had a knife… Continue reading Jay Leno’s Friday jokes: Knifed in the back by NBC
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When Damian Lewis received news of his first Screen Actors Guild Awards nomination, he was not doing anything particularly glamorous. In fact, it was wonderfully ordinary: He was shopping in the streets of London with his child in tow.
And as a day of shopping turned into a day of celebration for the actor, EW got him on the… Continue reading ‘Homeland’: Damian Lewis talks SAG nomination, jokes show can ‘kill me whenever they want’
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Brad Paisley and Paisley and Carrie Underwood have become quite a fine comedic duo over the past few years, so it’s no surprise they’re back to host the CMA Awards for a fifth year. It’s also no surprise that they totally nailed the opening.
Below, check out some of their best quips:
(Singing to the tune of “Moves Like Jagger”)Carrie: “Gaga… Continue reading CMA Awards: Brad and Carrie’s best jokes!
The only truly shocking thing that could have happened at Comedy Central’s Roast of Roseanne is if no one came away deeply offended.
This, after all, is the woman who enraged an entire baseball stadium (and afterward, much of the country) two decades ago with her brutal performance of The Star-Spangled Banner, and she most recently… Continue reading Outrage Alert: The meanest, most corrossive jokes from Comedy Central’s ‘Roast of Roseanne’