Over the years, The Mark Twain Prize for American Humor has gone to such luminaries as Richard Pryor, Carl Reiner, Whoopi Goldberg, Billy Crystal, George Carlin and Ellen DeGeneres.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Judy Tenuta, a brash standup who cheekily styled herself as the “Love Goddess” and toured with George Carlin as she built her career in the 1980s golden age of comedy, died Thursday.
NEW YORK (AP) — For comedians of a certain age, there was one album that was worn out on the turntable, dutifully memorized and acted out. That was George Carlin's signature “Class Clown.”
“The way George Carlin looked at the world and broke it down taught so many of us how to be comedians,” said Judd Apatow.
When Will Smith slapped Chris Rock over an Oscars ceremony punchline, other comedians felt the sting.
“I know Chris and I know what it’s like to be on a stage in front of an audience that doesn’t like your material,” said stand-up comedian Judy Gold.
JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — The National Comedy Center in western New York is on Time Magazine's annual list of must-see destinations...
JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — The National Comedy Center is open for laughs in "I Love Lucy" comedian Lucille Ball's hometown...
Nearly 30 years since "Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure" and of course "Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey," there's going to be another one.
The metalhead slackers played by Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter will film "Bill & Ted Face the Music." Winter wrote on Twitter that "we're tuning the air guitars."
In my opinion, the greatest comic of all time is George Carlin, and his best quotation is a two-parter. The first half’s just an opinion (although, based on current events, hard to dispute), while the second part is logically incontrovertible: “The average person is a moron.
George Carlin has nothing on Donald Trump.
George gave us the seven words you can never say on television. The Donald gave us the seven words you can never put in government documents.
With the tap of a finger, Jim Himes banished the Twitter troll — her avatar being a Confederate flag — to purgatory.
The congressman blocked her; but not all “mean Tweets” are created equal.
Pull a George Carlin’s “seven dirty words,” that’ll get you blocked.